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NEW VCDS Micro-CAN LEAD ARRIVED TODAY WHAT COOL STUFF CAN I DO!

Discussion in 'VCDS (formerly VAG-COM) forum' started by RGC, Feb 17, 2009.

  1. RGC
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    RGC I void warranties"!

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    [Feb 17, 2009]
    Hello already i have turned on auto locks which is cool and tried to get my a3 to beep on alarm activation but it doesn't seem to want to but hey my golf does it so that will do me lol

    any other cool stuff i can do???
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    VRStu Just Looking VCDS Map User

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    My best advice would be to carry out a full autoscan of the car and keep a copy of the original coding.
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    ahh right :) i guess this is in case i change something i shouldn't,

    how do i go about doing this? just auto scan then save the results:arco:
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    It's just handy to know what the baseline was. If you start to get issues or you make a cock up at least you can go back.

    I normally print to PDF but not everyone has that facility, just use whatever suits you.
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    thanks, so how do i do it?
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    [Feb 18, 2009]
    thats the one !!

    :racer:
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    [Feb 19, 2009]
    or on a canbus car,

    on the main screen -> applications -> gateway installation list

    takes 3 seconds to do a quick scan

    :)
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    oops just read that link.....ignore me :)
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    Your method is ideal for a quick check Carl although I'm not 100% sure it works on MicroCAN.

    What I was suggesting is the OP made a backup of his current setup which does require a full auto scan.
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