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Forum: Modis User Forum 04-05-2020, 04:31 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 117
Posted By Joe Rappa
Modis Edge does not have Intelligent Diag. That's...

Modis Edge does not have Intelligent Diag. That's only Apollo, Triton and Zeus at the moment.
I don't remember if the Modis Ultra has WiFi or not, but the Modis Edge does.

WiFi will get you Quick...
Forum: Verus User Forum 04-05-2020, 04:28 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 73
Posted By Joe Rappa
Make sure it is still paired correctly to your...

Make sure it is still paired correctly to your Verus.
If it is, maybe try connecting to the scan module with the USB cable instead of bluetooth.

If that fails, call Tech Support. 800-332-2526...
Forum: US Member User Group 04-05-2020, 12:10 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 61
Posted By Joe Rappa
I don't see it on mine, but I'm not exactly sure...

I don't see it on mine, but I'm not exactly sure what model/engine you have. To see for yourself, ID the vehicle into your scanner. Go to the PATS menu. If there is a choice for Functional Tests...
Forum: ZEUS User Forum 03-28-2020, 06:50 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,876
Posted By Joe Rappa
The official release dates are April 1st and...

The official release dates are April 1st and October 1st every year. It's usually available the week before though. However, it is up to your Franchisee to install it on his computer before he...
Forum: Vantage PRO User Forum 03-25-2020, 07:02 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 2,323
Posted By Joe Rappa
Unfortunately the updates were discontinued. ...

Unfortunately the updates were discontinued.
They were updated by putting a new CF card in the top of them.
Joe
Forum: General Discussions 03-23-2020, 09:23 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 459
Posted By Joe Rappa
Things are quiet here in central North Carolina...

Things are quiet here in central North Carolina as well. Independent repair shops are still busy. Dealerships are quiet. Commercial accounts, like the DOT and County garage are closed to vendors,...
Forum: Scanner Capabilities 01-17-2020, 11:17 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,807
Posted By Joe Rappa
Cool. Thanks for the link! Joe

Cool. Thanks for the link!
Joe
Forum: Verdict User Forum 01-15-2020, 05:18 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,546
Posted By Joe Rappa
System Restore is designed to erase the unit and...

System Restore is designed to erase the unit and install the latest update. On rare occasion it will load the original update, or maybe no update at all. Unless you have the last update on USB...
Forum: Verdict User Forum 01-14-2020, 02:58 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,546
Posted By Joe Rappa
It runs Windows XP. Are you on a server that...

It runs Windows XP. Are you on a server that still allows it to access the web? Many do not because XP is no longer supported with security updates.
Joe
Forum: ZEUS User Forum 01-05-2020, 07:23 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,097
Posted By Joe Rappa
There are a couple of guys around that have done...

There are a couple of guys around that have done OS upgrades, but I think they were doing SSD upgrades at the same time. I don't know anyone that has done the Windows 7-10 upgrade on their tool yet....
Forum: Solus/SOLUS PRO User Forum 11-10-2019, 06:21 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,871
Posted By Joe Rappa
Even when the service procedures don't mention...

Even when the service procedures don't mention it, you can often activate the TPMS sensors on GM vehicles by inflating or deflating them a few pounds.
So instead of using your activation tool, drop...
Forum: US Member User Group 10-24-2019, 05:12 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 14,969
Posted By Joe Rappa
I'm pretty sure they are still available, just...

I'm pretty sure they are still available, just not through Snap-on. That tool was made by an outside company and sold by Snap-on. I'll try to find out where it might still be available.
Joe
Forum: ZEUS User Forum 10-23-2019, 02:14 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 10,230
Posted By Joe Rappa
I believe it is $199, but don't quote me. Your...

I believe it is $199, but don't quote me. Your Dealer will know for sure. It goes in to the repair department to have it done.
Joe
Forum: Verus User Forum 10-23-2019, 02:11 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 5,394
Posted By Joe Rappa
Right or wrong, the way it works is if the...

Right or wrong, the way it works is if the scanner pings a module during code scan and doesn't find it, it just skips it. I bet this happens because an aftermarket scanner wouldn't know how any...
Forum: ZEUS User Forum 10-06-2019, 06:34 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 10,230
Posted By Joe Rappa
Check out snapon.com/gateway for the whole story...

Check out snapon.com/gateway for the whole story on this.
It's a $50.00/year subscription. You've got to have a WiFi connection to begin scanning as well.

Joe
Forum: Scanner Capabilities 09-29-2019, 06:21 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 9,366
Posted By Joe Rappa
The official answer on this is public now. ...

The official answer on this is public now.

snapon.com/gateway

Grab the video from the header line. It describes the process.

Joe
Forum: US Member User Group 09-24-2019, 06:09 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 7,217
Posted By Joe Rappa
That guy sure is a character. While he had some...

That guy sure is a character. While he had some crazy posts he was never really a jerk to anyone. He did, on occasion, post some stuff that was pretty far out of bounds though. We had to explain...
Forum: Verus User Forum 09-19-2019, 12:05 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 4,559
Posted By Joe Rappa
Before I sent anything in for repair I'd try...

Before I sent anything in for repair I'd try calling Tech Support.
If you don't want to do that, then re-image the unit. If it's a software problem, that will fix it.
Joe
Forum: J2534 (Flash Reprogramming) User Forum 09-19-2019, 11:33 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 7,059
Posted By Joe Rappa
Not to worry. There is such a wealth of info...

Not to worry. There is such a wealth of info available on the internet, and discussion boards a re a big part of it. Unfortunately the written word doesn't always come off the same way as the...
Forum: J2534 (Flash Reprogramming) User Forum 09-17-2019, 07:48 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 7,059
Posted By Joe Rappa
Not sure what made you feel like that, but please...

Not sure what made you feel like that, but please don't overlook the answers that you got. A Pass-thru Programmer allows non dealership shops to program controllers with OEM Software. It's not for...
Forum: Verdict User Forum 09-08-2019, 07:02 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 7,719
Posted By Joe Rappa
I wonder if the Version Detector found a License...

I wonder if the Version Detector found a License File for 16.4.
Have you tried downloading 16.4 and installing it?
Joe
Forum: US Member User Group 09-07-2019, 07:30 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 3,926
Posted By Joe Rappa
GM vehicles form the 80s didn't have much for...

GM vehicles form the 80s didn't have much for bi-directional controls on them, regardless of the scanner you use. If memory serves, that engine had:
Field Service Mode, which was mostly useless....
Forum: J2534 (Flash Reprogramming) User Forum 09-05-2019, 06:32 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 7,059
Posted By Joe Rappa
Then buy an HP Tuner and have at it! Those early...

Then buy an HP Tuner and have at it! Those early LS processors are very flexible.

There's a lot of cool things you can do with one. There's even more things you can break instead. If you're...
Forum: Solus/SOLUS PRO User Forum 08-30-2019, 08:11 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 7,188
Posted By Joe Rappa
Thanks Crusty, You have always beat the drum...

Thanks Crusty,
You have always beat the drum for getting all the relative info, and getting it correctly. I agree with you there! One of the things I missed the most from leaving the dealerships...
Forum: J2534 (Flash Reprogramming) User Forum 08-30-2019, 07:52 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 7,059
Posted By Joe Rappa
Start here:...

Start here: https://www.snapon.com/diagnostics/us/Pass-Thru-Pro-IV/Drivers.htm

Download the toolbox software and drivers.
As already stated, a Pass Thru Programmer is for installing OEM software...
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