Planning to buy a cheap JLR DoIP diagnostic tool? we review three of the best in the market 2019. Let’s go!!
SVCI DOIP vs JLR VCI DOIP vs DA-dongle DOIP:
|Products||SVCI DoIP||JLR VCI DoIP||DA-Dongle DoIP|
|Installation requirements||Unlimited||Unlimited||Only win7 32bit|
|Communication speed||Fastest||faster||Relatively slow|
|Automatic scan to read VIN||●||●||●|
|Read single date stream||●||●||●|
|Read multiple date streams||●||●||○|
To sum up:
SVCI DoIP wins！It has the fastest speed and easy to use,supports read VIN / DTC and ECU programmer.
More info of SVCI DoIP below here:
1. What is the SVCI DoIP?
2. What JLR vehicle models are covered via STiC SVCI DoIP？
3. How to use and operate SVCI DoIP?
4. How to install PATHFINDER software for SVCI DoIP
5. How to install SDD2 and SDD2 “QuickLoader” software for SVCI DoIP
6.How to connect SVCI DoIP to your Jaguar or LandRover
The SVCI DoIP Vehicle Communication Interface (VCI) is used by professional technicians as an aid in diagnosing and repairing vehicle electrical and electronic systems. The SVCI DoIP is designed to connect the vehicle to a host PC computer application which achieve functions through the SVCI DoIP for data transfer and Electronic Control Unit (ECU) reprogramming. Using the VCI Manager PC application software, The SVCI DoIP is capable of communicating over a USB cable.
The SVCI DoIP is a standard-based tool – supporting the SAE J2534 interface, and the ISO22900-2 Diagnostic-Protocol Data Unit (D-PDU) API. Fully support JLR diagnostic software SDD2 and Pathfinder, including diagnostic, ECU update, CCF configuration and all the functions of JLR.
Protocol Type Protocol name
l CANBUS Channel 1 at 125/250/500/1000kbps
l CANBUS Channel 2 at 125/250/500/1000kbps
l One UART channels (K & L Lines)
l One J1850
l J1850 PWM(Ford SCP)
l ISO14229 JLR Powertrain CANBUS
l ISO14229 JLR Body CANBUS
l ISO14229 JLR Chassis CANBUS
l ISO14229 JLR Comfort CANBUS
l ISO13400 DoIP
l Pin voltage Measurement
l Programming Voltage Generator
l Internal Temperature Sensor
l Power through DLC or USB Type B Connector
|Software Name||Vehicle Name||Model||Years||Support’s functions|
|Note: All JLR models produced after 2016 are applicable for pathfinder software, SVCI DoIP device will constantly update and support the latest JLR models.|
If you want to use the SVCI DoIP device normally, you have to download and install three software, they are Pathfinder, SDD2 and SDD2 “QuickLoader” software. These three software can be installed in the same operating system together, and when you use SDD2 software, you have to open it from the SDD2 “QuickLoader” software. And when the software is installed, the device needs to be connected to the laptop and vehicle. The Pathfinder software is primarily intended for Jaguar Land rover models manufactured in 2017 and beyond, The SDD2 software is mainly aimed at Jaguar Land rover 2016 years models and before.
Step 1: Before installing the software, you need to make sure the C drive has a capacity of more than 250GB.
Step 2: Access to software download center http://www.flyobd.com/shop/download-center/
Step 3: Select “Pathfinder” item and download pathfinder installer
Step 4: Double-click the file that you download and saved, and then install it.
Step 5: The pathfinder installer will automatically prompt you to download and update the software and files you need to install pathfinder(The automatic download and installation will takes up to 24 hours according to network download speed).
Step 1: Download software from http://diagnosticdelivery.jlrext.com/idscentral/
Step 2: Select the “SDD_xxx_Full.exe” file, download and save it.
Step 3: Double-click the “SDD_xxx_Full.exe” file and install it.
Step 4: Select SDD2-“QuickLoader” item from http://www.flyobd.com/shop/download-center
download and install it.
Step 5:Double-click the “SDD2 “QuickLoader.exe” file and install it.
After installed the software, you need to connect the equipment to the computer using a USB cable. Then connect the OBD interface of the vehicle through SVCI DoIP device, or connect the OBD interface of the vehicle and the equipment through the OBD extension cord. The equipment connection diagram is shown as below.