THIS BULLETIN SUPERSEDES SERVICE BULLETIN 21-052-15, DATED SEPTEMBER 30, 2015, WHICH SHOULD BE REMOVED FROM YOUR FILES. ALL REVISIONS ARE HIGHLIGHTED WITH **ASTERISKS** AND INCLUDE ADDITIONAL SYMPTOMS/CONDITIONS AND A NEW LOP.
FOR HELP WITH USING wiTECH FOR ECU FLASH REPROGRAMMING, CLICK ON THE APPLICATION’S “HELP” TAB.
THE wiTECH SOFTWARE IS REQUIRED TO BE AT THE LATEST RELEASE BEFORE PERFORMING THIS PROCEDURE.
Flash: Transmission Shift And Drivability Enhancements
NOTE: This bulletin applies to vehicles within the following markets/countries: NAFTA and PAC.
NOTE: This bulletin applies to vehicles equipped with a 2.0L I4 DOHC Engine (Sales Code ECK), a 2.4L I4 MultiAir Engine (Sales Code ED6), or a 2.4L I4 PZEV M-Air Engine (Sales Code ED8) and a 6 speed Automatic Transmission (Sales Code DA4).
Customers may experience one or all of the following:
- **Engine revving before up-shifting at low to moderate speeds. (2.4L only)
- Delayed shifting / not wanting to shift until about 3500 rpm, when driving straight. (2.4L only)
- Shuddering or bumps while moving and stepping on the accelerator pedal. (2.4L only)**
- A delayed up-shift. This condition may be noticed when cornering with a light acceleration and speeds up to 40 KPH (25 MPH) causing high engine rpm.
Using a Scan Tool (wiTECH) with the appropriate Diagnostic Procedures available in
TechCONNECT, verify all related systems are functioning as designed. If Diagnostic Trouble Codes (DTCs) or symptom conditions, other than the ones listed above are present, record the issues on the repair order and repair as necessary before proceeding further with this bulletin.
If the customer describes the symptom/condition listed, perform the Repair Procedure.
NOTE: If this flash process is interrupted/aborted, the flash should be restarted.
- Reprogram the TCM with the latest available software. Detailed instructions for flashing control modules using the wiTECH Diagnostic Application are available by selecting the application’s “HELP” tab.
- Clear any DTCs that may have been set in other modules due to reprogramming. The wiTECH application will automatically present all DTCs after the flash and allow them to be cleared.
Reimbursable within the provisions of the warranty.
|Labor Operation No:||Description||Skill Category||Amount|
|**18-19-05-DM||Module, Transmission Control (TCM) – Reprogram (0 – Introduction)||2 – Automatic Transmission||0.2 Hrs.**|
NOTE: The expected completion time for the flash download portion of this procedure is approximately 4 minutes. Actual flash download times may be affected by vehicle connection and network capabilities.
The dealer must choose which failure code to use. If the customer came in with an issue and the dealer found updated software to correct that issue, use failure code CC, for all other use failure code RF.
- If the customer’s concern matches the SYMPTOM/CONDITION identified in the Service Bulletin, failure code CC is to be used.
- If an available flash is completed while addressing a different customer concern, failure code RF is to be used.
Chrysler Recommended J2534 Devices
|J2534 Device||Firmware Version|
|CTC Vehicle Box *||1.9|
|Blue Streak -2534 Global Programmer||2.10|
|Actia I+ME Passthru||2.07|
* Chrysler recommends the CTC Vehicle Box Device for Chrysler SCI ECU reprogramming. SCI reprogramming is used on most PCMs and TCMs prior to the introduction of CAN bus vehicles which began in 2004 (Durango).
Compatible J2534 Devices
- 👍【Works with Autel MK908, MS908(S/Pro), MK908P, MaxiSys Elite】Autel J2534 work with these tools to program ECUs on specific BMW/ BENZ for specific functions. ★★NOTE: J2534 CANNOT directly work with these single devices. After you received the J2534, you HAVE TO send us both the S/N(12 digits) of your tablet MS908S(etc.) and J2534. So, technically, Autel engineers can help you bind J2534 with your devices. If need any supports, contact us via: 🚘auteldirect @ outlook. com🚘 !
- 👍Fully compatible with both SAE J2534-1 and J2534-2 reprogramming standards and performs standard Pass Thru J2534 functionality. To check compatibility, please contact🚘auteldirect @ outlook . com🚘 directly for satisfaction-guaranteed support!
- 👍Compatible with Toyota Techstream, Volvo VIDA, Honda HDS, Jaguar-Land Rover IDS and BMW 3G for OEM diagnostics. To check compatibility, please contact 🚘auteldirect @ outlook . com🚘 directly for satisfaction-guaranteed support!
- 👍Built-In Wireless with advanced networking functions and data storage. Fast performance ensures reprogramming even the newest controllers & Internet upgradable and updatable.
- 👍Attention: 1. After you ordered and received the J2534, please send us both of the S/N(12 digits, at the back of the device) of the J2534 and your MK908(P) /MS908S (Pro)/ Maxisys Elite to us to bind the two device together. 2. The functions are NOT universally compatible. Please send VIN number to 🚘auteldirect @ outlook . com🚘 to check compatibility before your order.
- 🎉【ECU Programming +Same Functions as Maxisys Elite】Coming with J2534 ECU reprogramming device, Autel MK908P is competent for ECU programming specific BENZ/ BMW. EXACTLY the same functions as Autel MaxiSys Elite, making itself the most cost-effective high-end diagnostic scanner in Autel product line. Also upgraded of MS908S Pro, Autel MK908P auto scanner enjoys superior configuration, serves 13 languages with no IP restrictions (MS908S Pro ONLY supports English).
- 🎉【Online Functions + Active Test】: There is online coding for VW, Audi, Porsche, Benz, BMW. Online configuration for Renault is unique among diagnostic industries. Besides, Autel MK908P features Bi-Directional Control (Active Test) to request information or command an actuator to perform specific tests, like cycling the a/c clutch on and off, perform an evaporative emissions leak test and more tests to solve the specific repairing work.
- 🎉【All-system Diagnose + 36 Service Functions】: Provided with full-systems diagnosis (ABS, SRS, Engine, Transmission, Brake System, Emission System, Fuel system, Light system, Wiper System, etc.). MaxiSys Pro MK908P also offers another 36+ service functions to help your repairing work faster, easier, and more professional. These service functions include immo keys/throttle/injecor coding/trans adaption/suspension/tyre retrofit/DPF/brake bleed/oil reset and more.
- 🎉【Common + Luxury Car Makes Coverage】MK908P is designed for repairing store, thus it enjoys extensive coverage for almost all car makes. Firstly, it has a wide range of compatibility for over 80 brands in the US, Europe and Asia. Besides, you have access to the newest model with fast-release software update. Moreover, There are basic diagnostic functions and most service / special functions compatible with Lamborghini, Ferrari, Aston Martin and Maserati etc.
- 🎉【Advanced Hardware + Reliable Service】As the advanced version of MS908P, MS908S, MS908E, MS908PS PRO, Autel MK908P runs much faster with android 4.4 OS, hexa-core processor, KitKat operating system, 2GB RAM & 64GB on-board memory, 10.1 inches LED screen ,20+ adapters and cables. 1-year free update, 12-month warranty, 30-day free return fees, 24-hour after-sales service are offered and promised.
- Fully compatible with SAE-J2534-1 & SAE-J2534-2.How to resolve "License Expired" issue? Please download latest vx manager. After download, please install the new vx manager. Then connect device to laptop, laptop connecting network, open new vx manager, click "Firmware" to update, then click "Update license" to renew.
- USB vehicle-to-PC connectivity; Firmware Updatable.CE and FCC compliance for hardware.
- All current and most legacy vehicle protocols: CAN, UART, KW2000, Class2, GM LAN, etc.
- Important Note & Packing Update - How to resolve "License Expired" issue? Please download the latest vxmanager from vxdiag official website.Use new vxmanager t update firmware and driver and then update your device authorization.Packing Update-Now package do not come with CD, please refer to the user manual for obtain software link.You can check the user manual carefully before you start using the device.If you need online techinical support,we can service for you any time.
- Note - You can turn off anti-virus program before installing the software, make sure your computer at least 4GB.Tech2win software only installed on 32bit computer and on physical system. GDS software need install on 64bit computer and use vmware machine. (Note:Please follow the video step by step installation, don't install automatically) .
- 👍【SAME AS MK908P & BETTER TECH SUPPORT】 MS908S Pro has EXACTLY the same diagnostics and service functions as MK908P and Autel MaxiSys Elite. Unlike online product MK908P, MS908S Pro is a mature product that has been tested and approved by workshops across US! NOTE: MS908S Pro is for North & South America only, and support English only.
- 👍【J-2534 ECU PROGRAMMING】Autel MaxiSys MS908S Pro is a professional automotive diagnostic scanner that utilizes powerful Cortex A7+A15 six-core processor that can perform OE level all systems diagnostics and various special functions. With J2534 ECU Programming Device included, it is capable of replacing the existing software & firmware and programming new ECUs(PCM, ECM) for specific BMW and Benz.
- 👍【25 SPECIAL FUNCTIONS FOR PROS】 Autel MS908S Pro is an advanced auto scan tools that can perform various special functions: Oil Reset, EPB reset, DPF Regen, ABS Bleed, SAS, Battery Registration, Injector Coding, Power Balance, Crankshaft Variation Learn and etc. NOTE: Special Functions are NOT universally compatible. Pls send VIN to 🚘auteldirect @ outlook . com🚘 to check compatibility before purchase.
- 👍【EXTENSIVE VEHICLE COVERAGE】 MS908S Pro diagnostic scanner computer covers more than 80 US, Asian and European vehicle makes. The scan tool can work on most OBDII-compliant vehicles to locate check engine issues, 80+ makes and models to scan all available systems. For special functions, coverage varies across vehicles, please send VIN number to 🚘auteldirect @ outlook . com🚘 to check compatibility first.
- 👍【HASSLE-FREE PURCHASE】 Autel MaxiSys MS908S Pro car scanner comes with 12 Months FREE software updates and services and is backed by Amazon 30 Day Return Policy. If there are any issues or concerns, please contact us directly via 🚘auteldirect @ outlook . com🚘 for prompt tech support and best after-sales services! Purchase now to solve drivability issues, emission issues and save both time & money.
- 🚗【Same as MaxiSys Elite, No IP Restriction】: Covering 99% of the vehicle models from 1996 to 2022. Based on the MS908S Pro, Autel MK908P diagnostic scan tool enjoys superior hardware configuration, serves 13 languages with no IP restrictions (MS908S Pro ONLY supports English) Lifetime after-sales service and professional technology support have no difference from offline retail version. Feel free to message us with any problems. Present battery tester as a gift (worth 49 bucks).
- 🚗【ECU Programming & Coding, Guru for Local Smith】: To broaden vehicle business and increase your revenue, the Autel scanner MK908P assigns advanced ECU programming and coding to 1) customize your car, 2) unfold the hidden features, 3) disable the annoying functions to improve car performance, but also reprogram the adaptive data to certain components after repairs or replacements. The specific operation varies by model.
- 🚗【36+ Service Functions, Best for Repair Shops】: Designed for large-scale garages and equipped with 36+ repair functions, Autel MK908P covers 99% of cars in the market. This make it the most valuable scanner to serve as many cars as possible in your shop. The 36+ functions include Oil Reset, TPMS, ABS Bleeding, EPB, SAS, Injector Coding, BMS, Suspension, etc. Please be noted MK908P programming tool will always keep pace with newer functions and continuous upgrading, never out of date.
- 🚗【High-end Online Functions, OE-level Auto Scanner】: MK908P diagnostic tool explores all the systems and scans hidden DTCs. For quickly locating the fault, active test sends commands directly to vehicle modules to perform specific tests on windows, sunroofs, wipers, relays, injectors, and actuators, etc. Newly launched online functions obtain the online data from the server like online account login service for VW, Audi, Skoda; online configuration for Renault; online coding for Porsche; etc.
- 🚗【Top-end Configuration, Ultra-Fast Speed】: Same functions with MaxiSys Elite, but configured with 2G+64G memory Hexa-core processor, 10.1” screen, and 15000mAh battery to accelerate diagnostics and repair. 2022 MK908P diagnostic scanner offers more to expand the market and raise income for example power balance for Ford, Chrysler, GM; personalization for VW, Audi, Toyota; guided functions for VW, Audi, Skoda; etc.
- VCX is designed on the basis of the latest automotive international standards so that it can support many professional automotive diagnostic applications
- WIFI Version VXDIAG VCX Nano compatible for TOYOTA and Lexus, support both USB connection and WIFI connection, support latest version software, Compatible with varieties protocols. can be very easy to connect various automotive bus to a PC
- OS support both WINDOWS XP and Windows 7, Software support multi-languages: Chinese, English, French, Italian, Spanish, German, ec
- You can download the vxmanager online, if you have any license problem please send us the serial number to extend the license
- One year warranty. Please contact us via order center if you have any problem with software installation
- 【High-End Diagnostic Tool for ECU Pro-gramming & Coding:14 Brands】LAUNCH X431 PAD V comes with J2534 protocols,which empowers you to program the blank ECUs,match the components,re-flash the second-hand ECUs,etc.you can perform OE-level diagnosis and pro-gramming for more accurate diagnosis and efficient car repair jobs to win more business!
- 【Online Functions +Flash Hidden Features】this diagnostic tool helps you pass-thru the gateway to access the data for coding.(for 2017 and later Chrysler,Dodge,Jeep,Alfa Romeo and Fiat).Guided Function (for V.A.G) ,step by step to guid you to diagnosis.Make full use of hidden features or disable car’s annoying functions.Offline Coding.Modification for BMW 👍it is designed for any professional mechanics and independent repair shops.save time and effort on repairs.
- 【Topology Map & All System Diagnosis for Deep Inspection】X431 PAD V auto scan tool new-added topology module mapping,it is easy to view the communication structure between modules.you can directly access all system to perform functions,view live data in graph.
- 【50+ Maintence Functions & Full Bi-Directional Control】LAUNCH X431 PAD V car diagnostic tool supports 50+ reset service,like key IMMO,abs bleeding,GEARBOX,Oil Reset,Injector coding, Gear Reset, SAS Reset, TPMS Reset, DPF Reset, BMS Reset, ETS Reset, AFS Reset, EGR Adaptation,etc.it also can perform bi-directional control on all systems,like ABS,fuel pumps,windows,doors,etc.
- 【99% Coverage & Support J2534/DoIP/CAN FD/RP1210 Diagnostic Protocols】LAUNCH X431 PAD V supports API standard Communication Interface,with the VCMI Vehicle Communication Measurement Interface.support D-PDU/J2534/RP1210 Protocols👍LAUNCH X431 PAD V scan tool support PEV ( pure electric vehicle ).👍Heavy Duty Software (need extra buy)diagnose gasoline vehicles & 24V Diesel Trucks/buses/trailers/excavators/construction machinery/pick-up/etc.
- 🥇【2022 NEWEST VERSION, 𝐒𝐀𝐕𝐄 $380 THAN ELITE】Upgrade of MS908S PRO/ MK908P/ MK908/ MS908/ MaxiSys Elite, Same Hardware as MS909, all-in-one scanner Autel Elite II features with ECU Programming & Online Coding & Offline Adaptation, 38+ Services, Active Test, System Diagnostics, added new special function: McLaren/Tesla diagnosis, Oscilloscope, Battery Test, MaxiFix Cloud Service, Autel Cloud Reports, Remote Expert, etc. Glad tidings: No IP restriction, it can be used in any region.
- 🥇【ECU PROGRAMMING ON BENZ&BMW + J2534(VALUE $1099)】Autel Elite II performs same ECU programming as MaxiSys Ultra MS919 MS909, which supports replace existing software/ firmware, reprogramming component control modules after replacement, solve fuel efficiency/power loss/durability issues etc. For Benz & BMW, Autel Elite II will go into ECU modules execute "Programming➞Backup-Restroration" or "Initial start up➞Control module replacement" operations to renew/upgrade latest vehicles software.
- 🥇【ECU ONLINE CODING, ECU OFFLINE ADAPTION】Autel Elite II automotive diagnostics scan tool has powerful ECU Online Coding for refreshing hidden function, forbid annoying features, customize OE-settings, match/learn/code newly replaced ECU for 99% vehicles for Suzuki, Mitsubishi, Honda, Chrysler, VW, GM, etc. ECU Offline adaptive programming is also embedded into Autel Elite II for Ford Mazda Jaguar Vaxhall Opel, etc. Please send VIN to 🚘auteldirect @ outlook . com🚘 to check compatibility.
- 🥇【38+ SERVICES, BI-DIRECTIONAL CONTROL】Same as MS919/MS909, Autel OBD2 scan tool MaxiSys Elite II has 38+ maintenance for 10,000+ vehicle, such as Oil Reset, EPB, SAS, A/F Setting, Throttle, Suspension, Headlamp, IMMO Keys, Injector Coding, Power Balance, BMS Reset, Airbag. Bi-directional Control MS Elite 2 will transmit command to ECUs and perform active tests like Cooling Fan, A/C Clutch On/Off, Compression Test, ABS Motor Pump, Windows/Wipers/ Sunroof/ Doors Test, Personalized, EGR Test, etc
- 🥇【ALL SYSTEM DIAGNOSTICS, MCLAREN TESLA DIAGNOSIS, 10000+ VEHICLE COVERAGE】Autel Auto scanner MaxiSys Elite II scan teeny fault codes quickly on all available systems, such as Engine, Trans, AT, ABS, SRS, IMMO, Cooling, Door Lock, A/C, BMS, TPMS, etc. Highlights Features of diagnosing McLaren, Tesla, VAG, Ferrari, Rolls-Royce, Aston Martin etc making Autel Elite II shining, while MK908/ MK908P/ MS908S Pro never done. 10000+ vehicle coverage in US/EU/Asia is another bright spot.
- 【ALL-IN-ONE PLATFORM FOR WORKSHOPS】XTOOL A80 Pro Master automotive diagnostic tool is designed to perform all car repair & maintenance tasks that an auto technician would ever need. It can perform ECU Programming & Coding, 36+ Resets, OE Full Diagnostics, Active Tests and compatible with add-on and key programmers to further extend its capabilities! Note: Service & Resets do NOT work on all cars. Please come to us with VIN via xtoolonline @ outlook . com to check compatibility before purchase.
- 【J-2534 ECU PROGRAMMING & CODING】A80 Pro Master professional diagnostic tool has the capability to program new ECUs/reflash modules and perform ECU Coding to replace modules, match components, flash hidden functions to personalize car settings, reset adaptive data and enhance vehicle performance, to solve drivability, fuel efficiency & parts durability issues, clear fault codes and reduce power loss. Note: ECU Programming & Coding does NOT work on all cars. Please check compatibility first.
- 【36+ SPECIAL FUNCTIONS】XTOOL A80 Pro Master has packed comprehensive services, resets, relearns, matchings, adaptations, calibrations into this automotive diagnostic scanner. It can perform Oil Reset, EPB, SAS, DPF, BMS, Throttle, Key Programming, Injector Coding, ABS Bleed, ABS Initialization, Gearbox Match, Suspension Calibration, Headlight, Windows, Seat Match, EVAP Test, Idle Relearn and etc. Note: Special Functions vary across vehicles. Pls check compatibility with VIN before purchase.
- 【OE WIRELESS FULL SYSTEMS DIAGNOSTICS】This 8” diagnostic tablet can connect and communicate with the vehicle remotely via BT connection, access and scan all available vehicle modules/ECUs to perform in-depth diagnostics previously available to dealer-tool only, including read and clear codes, view live data stream of various sensors and graph it, retrieves freeze frame, ECU information and perform various vehicle-specific active tests like EVAP test, Idle Relearn, etc.
- 【FULL BI-DIRECTIONAL CONTROL】XTOOL A80 Pro Master is a full bidirectional control scanner. It can not only retrieves information from ECUs, but also send commands to ECUs and controls various car parts/subsystems to perform various component tests like Cycling the A/C Clutch On/Off, Fuel Injector Test to locate faulty injector, Cycling ABS Pump Motor, testing Wipers, Windows, Doors, Sunroofs, and etc. Note: Active Tests available vary across vehicles.
- 🔥Why does Autel consider the MK908P to be the most suitable product for repair shops? 🔥The Autel 2022 NEW-generation scanner. Fully upgraded hardware greatly improves efficiency. And complete diagnostic functions to meet all your needs. Covering 99% of the vehicle models from 1996 to 2022. MK908P is a J2534 Reprogramming Tool with no IP Restriction. More advanced functions can support the full range of repair shop work. Also, present Inspection Video Scope MV105 as a gift (worth $60).
- 🔥J2534 Programming and Coding: The Autel MK908P has featured both SAE J2534-1 and J2534-2 reprogramming standards, which means it allows you to reprogram emissions-related controllers and, in some cases, diagnose vehicles with factory functionality. And it can conduct OE-level diagnostic for Toyota Techstream, Volvo VIDA, Honda HDS, Jaguar-Land Rover IDS, and BMW 3G. Compare with Autel Elite and other tablet scanners, the MK908P has a higher cost performance.
- 🔥Bi-directional control: The Active Tests, also known as Bi-directional control, empowers you to command the ECUs to perform in-depth tests in specific systems and helps you track down the problems. E.g., the MK908P can work as a controller to roll up and down the windows and help you locate whether the problem is with window controllers or window motors.
- 🔥Autel Scanner 36+ Special Function & Full-System Diagnosis: The Full-System Diagnosis supports you in diving into each individual system and finding out the problems without missing out any tiny details. More than 36+ functions have been packed on MK908P to help you deal with various types of issues. Such as oil reset, EPB, TPMS, BMS, IMMO, SAS, DPF, etc.
- 🔥Worldwide Vehicle Coverage: The MK908P is tailored for workshops and pro mechs to help you with the business you build with your bare hands. The worldwide vehicle coverage gives you the confidence to face a variety of vehicle models and brands. It has compatible with most Asian, EU, and US brands. With later updates, it will also support you to run thorough diagnostic on many luxury brands such as Lamborghini, Ferrari, Aston Martin, etc.
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