1. This site uses cookies. By continuing to use this site, you are agreeing to our use of cookies. Learn More.

TPMS Via the DIS VCDS Mod

Discussion in 'A3/S3/Sportback (8P Chassis)' started by PaulRS3, Jun 4, 2012.

  1. PaulRS3

    PaulRS3 Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Jan 8, 2003
    Messages:
    1,144
    Likes Received:
    99
    Hi has anyone managed to get this enabled via VCDS with the DIS.

    I have trawled the net including this site, and have found loads of information for the switch version retrofit, and the version where VCDS is used to reset the system, but no reference to enabling the later system settable through the the DIS.

    I have a MY11 S3. with the 1AT ABS unit which suggests "ESP ready for TMPS and Hill Hold "

    If its just a matter of 10 minutes with VCDS then it would be rude not to.

    Cheers
     
  2. Google AdSense Guest Advertisement



    to hide this advert.
  3. NHN

    NHN Retrofitter - Audi - VW - Skoda - Seat
    Site Sponsor Gold Supporter VCDS Map User

    Joined:
    Jan 14, 2008
    Messages:
    28,138
    Likes Received:
    1,427
    You will only know when you try to code the options, if your cluster/abs controller supports it.
     
  4. Cruiser89

    Cruiser89 Advanced In Car Tech
    Site Sponsor

    Joined:
    Nov 25, 2009
    Messages:
    1,495
    Likes Received:
    217
  5. PaulRS3

    PaulRS3 Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Jan 8, 2003
    Messages:
    1,144
    Likes Received:
    99
    Thanks. I have posted a reply in your thread which may help explain your issues.
     
  6. veeeight

    veeeight I am a very pretty girl
    VCDS Map User Black Edition

    Joined:
    Jul 14, 2012
    Messages:
    4,996
    Likes Received:
    2,983
    Same here. MY2011 S3.

    Thought I'd try various permutations of the coding to get TPMS via DIS to work, but no joy so far.

    My ABS module: 1K0 907 379 AT
    My Kombi: 8P0 920 982 L


    Tried:
    In the ABS coding, Byte 16 for 7K6
    Byte 17 for TPMS via DIS options
    Tried various combinations of these two options

    In the Kombi coding, adding +16 to ????xxx
    Adaptation in Ch.37 x?xx
    Tried various combinations of these two options

    Still drawing a blank. Really need a MY2010/MY2011 car to scan, to see what the coding/config is!

    Anyone?
     
  7. NHN

    NHN Retrofitter - Audi - VW - Skoda - Seat
    Site Sponsor Gold Supporter VCDS Map User

    Joined:
    Jan 14, 2008
    Messages:
    28,138
    Likes Received:
    1,427
    The 379AT unit supersedes to a 375AT which then supersedes to a 375BE that does support this feature 7K6, problem is, this doesnt denote the previous AT versions support all the functions of the BE, vag have a habit of doing this where if a module needs replacing for whatever reason, they fit the newer module, maybe the all in one/highline version, that supports everything, thus they only make the one module type then on.

    It may need vas or odis to code this properly if there are missing data from vcds, ideally need a car that has the option already & compare coding, modules fitted & adaptation channels.
     
  8. PaulRS3

    PaulRS3 Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Jan 8, 2003
    Messages:
    1,144
    Likes Received:
    99
    As per my reply to Cruisers other post linked above,

    Indications currently point to the requirement for the 4C: Tire Pressure II module.
    The forums I have linked to have logs of cars fitted with TMPS indirect and they seem to have the 4C module which we seem to lack. Perhaps this is where the circumference values are stored/compared hence why they cannot be saved?

    If its going to be more than a simple VCDS procedure, I can live without it.
     
  9. NHN

    NHN Retrofitter - Audi - VW - Skoda - Seat
    Site Sponsor Gold Supporter VCDS Map User

    Joined:
    Jan 14, 2008
    Messages:
    28,138
    Likes Received:
    1,427
    The TT has a tpms specific unit which wires to the cluster, abs controller, button in gear surround area, which maybe because the abs controller doesnt support tpms directly, but there are no mentions in schematics for the 8p in my12 for a tpms specific module or in etka, so atm its not likely this.
     
  10. PaulRS3

    PaulRS3 Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Jan 8, 2003
    Messages:
    1,144
    Likes Received:
    99
    For reference, mines has a 1K0 907 379 BE ABS module.
     
  11. NHN

    NHN Retrofitter - Audi - VW - Skoda - Seat
    Site Sponsor Gold Supporter VCDS Map User

    Joined:
    Jan 14, 2008
    Messages:
    28,138
    Likes Received:
    1,427
    & that also supersedes to the 375BE these days.

    That info has helped me thanks, as I have that module new to fit to my car for tesing, can you fire over some logs if possible please if I need to do some research?
     
  12. PaulRS3

    PaulRS3 Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Jan 8, 2003
    Messages:
    1,144
    Likes Received:
    99
    Thanks, good to know, maybe it is possible after all. Perhaps its just the method/module revisons.


    Yes happy to send a recent log. What info do you require? Part or full log?

    PM me an email?
     
  13. PaulRS3

    PaulRS3 Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Jan 8, 2003
    Messages:
    1,144
    Likes Received:
    99

Share This Page