Table of Contents | Flasher-PRO | 1 Flasher-PRO Contents Getting to know Flasher-PRO Connectors and Status Indicators Vehicle Connector Ethernet Lights Analog Connector Setting up the Flasher-PRO Powering Flasher-PRO Connecting and Configuring Flasher-PRO Flasher-PRO Checker Program Reprogramming with J2534 Specifications...
Connectors and Status Indicators Front Panel There are 6 status lights on the front panel of the Flasher-PRO. These status lights are useful for troubleshooting the Flasher-PRO’s connection to a PC. Figure 1: Flasher-PRO front plate The yellow warning light indicates that Flasher-PRO is communicating with the vehicle.
Getting to Know Flasher-PRO | Flasher-PRO | 3 Table 1: Status lights on the front panel of Flasher-PRO Light Description Power Power (Solid Green) Ethernet Green indicates a good connection directly to a PC or to an existing Ethernet network.
4 | Flasher-PRO | Getting to Know Flasher-PRO Vehicle Connector Ethernet Lights The mating connector is Use the standard Ethernet cable a standard MVCI, High (black) to connect to an existing Density DB-26. network, or use the crossover cable (blue with red ends) to Pin # Function connect directly to a laptop.
Second, connect the Flasher-PRO to your PC: Using USB The Flasher-PRO is powered from the vehicle connector, so it will have to be connected to a vehicle or powered from an external power supply to use USB. Once powered, connect your PC to the Flasher-PRO thru USB to install the drivers.
The Flasher-PRO Checker Program can update the Firmware of your Flasher-PRO either over the Ethernet connection or over USB. To begin, make sure your Flasher-PRO is connected to your PC. Run the Flasher-PRO Checker Program. Your Flasher-PRO will automatically be found.
Flasher-PRO. If your drivers are installed correctly the program will show: “Flasher-PRO USB Installed” If you do not see either of these entries then your Flasher-PRO drivers are not installed. Vehicle Check Program The Vehicle Check program is a handy utility that allows a user to find what communication protocol a vehicle uses and the VIN number associated with that vehicle.
8 | Flasher-PRO | Reprogramming with J2534 Reprogramming with J2534 If you want to reprogram vehicles using OEM software, you can find a list below of websites that offer subscription software. Automaker Website http://www.bmwtechinfo.com/ Mini http://www.minitechinfo.com/ Porsche http://techinfo.porsche.com/ Chrysler, Jeep, Dodge http://www.techauthority.com/...
Ground pins 9, 12, or 15 Note: Drawing current in excess of 200ma on a line configured for FEPS programming voltage may damage the Flasher-PRO hardware. Avoid grounding any output pin configured for programming voltage! Battery Voltage is fused (auto reset) at 200mA.
“Load Factory Default Settings” button. Use the default username root and password powerful when requested. If all else fails and you cannot reach the Flasher-PRO webpage, hold down the black button on the front of the Flasher-PRO while powering on Flasher-PRO to enter recovery mode. This resets Flasher-PRO to “Client Then Server”...
To update the PC driver: click on the Installer link like a new installation. Verify the network is configured correctly Try to connect to the Flasher-PRO web page. Consult the networking section above for details. If that does not work, try: Turning off any firewall/antivirus software.
In DHCP Client mode, the IP address of the Flasher-PRO can change. Enter http://Flasher-PRO/ in your browser, but only after waiting a few minutes for the Flasher-PRO to register itself on the network. Alternately, look at the logs for your network DHCP server.