Ktag Kess V2 NO 12V (customer solution)

Hi all and thanks all for your responses. Here, i collect working solutions of Ktag or KESS V2 NO 12V. Hope it helps someone out.

Part 1: Cannot get 12v of output from Kess V2
I use a AC power to connect to my kess V2 adapter. The seller gave it. it it 12v and 1A.

When I use my kess I’m following the next steps.

1 ) Connect the adapter to kess unit
2 ) Connect the ac power adapter to the adapter
3 ) Connect the usb cable to kess unit and the computer and tun the software

My kess read ecus by OBD port. I read a seat leon 1.9 BXE perfectly. It is other edc16 ecu.

The Ksuite shows it has 12,16V-12,30V all time while it is trying to read.

I tested my power supply and it give 12 volts

Solved!

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Part 2: Ktag NO 12V

Got a K TAG Clone since a few months. did about 10 ecus with it, no problem! Since today i’ve got no 12 volt on red wires. Normally when i click read 12v appears on red and orange wires. Now only on orange. When i connect red and orange together everything works like normal.

Here is the board with faulty component(s)

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Changed this component and it worked.

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Part 3: Ktag Kess V2 working good with 12V

Ktag Kess V2 with best components works good

Note that Red PCB version works better than Blue & Green versions

Ktag 7.020 maximum quality:

http://www.obd2tool.com/goods-5023-Firmware+KTM100+KTAG+ECU+Programming+Tool+Master+Version+with+Unlimited+Token.html

Kess v2 5.017 of maximum quality:

http://www.obd2tool.com/goods-6931-Newest+KESS+V2+Manager+ECU+Tuning+Kit+Master.html

Newest ktag kess v2 red pcb:

http://www.obd2tool.com/goods-6983-Kess+V2+V5017+Plus+Ktag+V7020+ECU+Programmer+Master+Version+No+Tokens+Limited.html

KESS V2 V2.08 FW4.036 read VAG Passat EDC17 IN Tricore

I just read the VAG EDC17 ecu with KESS V2 V5.017 Master ECU tuning kit, here is a little walk-through test.

ECU: Passat 2.0TDI 2000 with BOSCH EDC17C46

Programming way: in Tricore Boot Mode

Operating system: I loaded OK on Win 7 laptop

Starting:

Though ECU Scanner KESS V2 (FW 4.036) K-suite software has released to the newer V2.12/V2.13, I prefer using Ksuite V2.08 (cause I’ve seen several KESS V2 owners worked perfect on fw 4.036 and 2.08).

I have already loaded V2.08 on the laptop and directly open the Ksuite on desktop.

Press on car icon button

Pull down the vehicle list and select my car model and ECU type

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Then referred to the EDC17 ECU tricore boot mode instruction
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Select the plug-in needed: BOSCH EDC17 C46 VAG (P269)

Select TOOL-> ECU DATA, wait the KESS V2 ECU programmer to process until it reached 100%
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Task successfully completed. This time, select “READING” ECU, starting communication, identifying ECU…

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Successfully read vehicle information. Proceed to read ECU

Reading ECU is in progress. Name the ECU data and save the ECU data to a certain folder.

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Job’s done.

Install ECM Titanium 1.61 with 26000 Drivers for KTAG Kess V2

Here are the tips for ECM Titanium 1.61 with 26000 drivers. The newest Car ECU Programmer allows you to interpret and edit the files stored inside the memory of the Engine Control Unit (ECU) accurately without any difficulty; and through the use of Driver which true “contents” pose for reading the files contained in the control units, you can easily find the data stored in the file maps and the main rev limiter to increase the engine power, or simply the consumer to optimize.
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Compatible devices: KTAG/ KESS V2

Systems requirement: Windows XP/ VISTA/WIN7

Steps:

Open “My computer->ECM Titanium (E:)” to copy the folder “ECM FULL” to “My computer->Local Disk (C:)”.

Open “Local Disk (C:)->ECM FULL”.

Right click “ECM Titanium Alientech S.r.l.” to send to Desktop.

Open “Shortcut to Titanium” on Desktop.

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Click OK for WinLicense.

Select “Info->Lizenz ECMTiatium”.

Read and click OK.

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Select “Werkzeuge->Sprachauswahl” to do language setup.

Select “English” and click OK.

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Done.

(Solved) Kess v2 error “External exception EEFFACE “

I replaced chip and reset tokens, then get connection error “External exception EEFFACE” as following picture shows.

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Try follow steps:

1.If you connect to internet with this clone tool,or make online update .The interface is destroy/broken

1.–Buy a new NPX chip with 60 tokens inside. Desolder the old NPX and change it with new.It cost 14-20USD, some users call this chip as CPU Repair Chip. Note: NPX is out of stock in some sites now, because the newest KESS V2 need not replace NPX, the NPX is preinstalled in the machine .

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2.–or you have to weld a connector on backside of interface ,and plug the J-link programmer.
You can reset the Kess v2 to virgin. obd2tool.com is available with J-link V8, cost about 20USD, Note: the newest KESS V2 V2.06 is packed with J-link V8 programmer, no need buy additional one.
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Details about j-link v8 solve ECU Programming Tool Kess V2 master tokens limited problem:
Step 1. Buy one LPC2478 chip to replace the original one for KESS V2 master.

Step 2. Prepare for a LINK J-LINK V8 ARM USB-JTAG Adapter Emulator.
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Step 3: weld a connector on backside of interface.
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Step 4: plug the J-link programmer

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Also you can watch video in kess v2 master package to program the chip.

I hope it can solve your problem.

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