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      02-07-2013, 02:31 PM   #1
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VAG COM cable question

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At the workshop i work we recently bought a vag com cable set and i wonder if the cable is compatible with INPA. I'm asking here cause maybe some of you use it or have knowledge of it working with bmw coding.
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      03-06-2013, 11:11 PM   #2
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I just bought this
http://www.ebay.com/itm/330606867879...84.m1497.l2649

Ill tell you how it goes.
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      03-07-2013, 06:36 PM   #3
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Vag com cable is not compatible
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      03-07-2013, 06:37 PM   #4
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I know there's mods you can do by soldering a transistor and resistor to certain obd pins and the ftdi chip pins but its a huge PITA. I've ruined two chips this way bc I apparently suck at soldering small things. I bought this thing from radio shack with a magnifying glass and clamps that I've been practicing with so I think attempt 3 will be a success. This will only work with kcan compatible vehicles, though (1998-2007)
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      03-20-2013, 04:02 PM   #5
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thanks for the replies, it looks like to much trouble so better buy a dedicated cable. thank you again.
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