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VDO ContiSys Scan

Fits perfectly in the hand - just right for everyday workshop use.

The robust housing and ergonomic shape of ContiSys Scan are perfectly designed to meet workshop needs.

Fits perfectly in the hand - just right for everyday workshop use.
VDO ContiSys Scan is an outstanding unit thanks to the large number of vehicles it covers and the many functions it offers.

Powerful and versatile – everything in one place

ContiSys Scan is an outstanding unit thanks to the large number of vehicles it covers and the many functions it offers. The diagnostic capability covers many models from more than 40 manufacturers, and is ideally suited to the needs met every day in your workshop.

Intro

Fits comfortably in the hand – just right for everyday workshop use. The robust housing and ergonomic shape of ContiSys Scan are perfectly designed to meet workshop needs. The large, high-contrast display also permits easy reading even in poor light. Thanks to its integrated multiplexer and CAN controller, ContiSys Scan permits the diagnosis of a wide range of vehicle models constructed from 1996 onwards simply using the OBD cable supplied with the device. Other connecting cables are available for non-compatible models. Software updates are possible quickly and easily via a CD-ROM from the ContiSys Update Plus software update service.

The advantages at a glance

  • wide coverage of vehicles from more than 40 manufacturers
  • extensive diagnostic functions
  • compact, ergonomic handset
  • easy handling
  • clear, high-resolution display
  • 1 year of software updates included
  • optional software update service from the second year on

The most important functions at a glance

  • control unit diagnostics
  • CR injector configuration
  • electric parking brake (EPB)
  • actuator control
  • service reset
  • snapshot function

In addition, ContiSys Scan also supports a large range of other functions and can be used to check systems such as TPMS, ABS, SRS (airbags and belt tensioners), DSC, ESP, immobilizers, body control units, gearboxes, security systems, door controllers, air conditioning, instrumentation, cruise control, parking assistance systems, electro-hydraulic power steering systems, particulate filters, headlamp beam height control and steering angle sensors.

Software Updates / Register your tool

1. Registration
Please enter your contact details and register your device here.

2. Update Plus (12-month optional update service)
If required, get the ContiSys Update Plus (order A2C59513478).
Having received the card, log in here and enter the code from the back of the card.
You will now receive updates on CD-ROM for the next 12 months.

3. Perform Software-Update
Install the Cartridge Manager from CD and follow the instruction.

Always completely up-to-date with Update Plus
Update Plus is the optimum software update service that can be purchased with any Service Tool and VDO diagnostic device. This service ensures that your diagnostic device is always equipped with the most recent software. The updates are made available regularly, and therefore guarantee the highest possible level of flexibility and reliability. And if the user does not want any more updates on expiration of the update period, then the basic operation of the diagnostic device can continue with the currently installed version.

Accessories

VDO item number Description
A2C59513704 ContiSys Scan - KIT
A2C59513478  ContiSys Scan - UPDATE PLUS
A2C59513469  ContiSys Scan - BMW Interface Cable
A2C59513475   ContiSys Scan - EOBD Cable
A2C59513479  ContiSys Scan - FIAT Interface Cable
A2C59513462 ContiSys Scan - FORD Interface Cable
A2C59513464 ContiSys Scan - LAND ROVER ABS Cable
A2C59513463 ContiSys Scan - LAND ROVER Interface Cable
A2C59513471 ContiSys Scan - MB SPRINTER Interface Cable
A2C59513473  ContiSys Scan - MERCEDES Interface Cable
A2C59513467 ContiSys Scan - OPEL 10PIN Interface Cable
A2C59513470 ContiSys Scan - PSA 2PIN Interface Cable
A2C59513700 ContiSys Scan - PSA 30 to 35 Pin Cable
A2C59513468 ContiSys Scan - RENAULT Interface Cable
A2C59513465 ContiSys Scan - ROVER Interface Cable
A2C59513472 ContiSys Scan - VAG 2PIN Interface Cable
A2C59513466 ContiSys Scan - VW LT 35 Interface Cable
A2C59514024 ContiSys Scan - CARTRIDGE English
A2C59513701 ContiSys Scan - EU POWER Supply
A2C59514540 ContiSys Scan - Honda 3_5 PIN Cable
A2C59513577 ContiSys Scan - BATTERY Cable 12V

Downloads

ContiSys Scan brochure (PDF)

Computer Software

Download: ContiSys Scan Cartridge Manager 

Download: ContiSys Scan Snapshot Reader

Firmware Update

Please select the following option to download the latest 'international' application updates. These applications can be used worldwide within this product and have no territorial restrictions. Note: Further application updates that contain OE data for use within the EU region only are now available for the BMW/Mini & Opel/Vauxhall brands. Please contact our support team for further information.
Application Updates: November 2017

Download: ContiSys Scan Applications (All languages, 132 MB)

Contact

Email: contisys-diag@vdo.com

Product support via e-mail: hotline@contisys-support.com

Product support hotline: +44 (0) 870 949 3606 (International)
(The cost of calls to the ContiSys telephone hotline is dependent on your telephone service provider.)

Downloads

Download brochures, data sheets, user manuals or catalogues:

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