Autel Maxisys Elite Common Questions and Answers:
Q: What’s the difference between the elite and ms906 besides the programming or tire functions? Does it have more special functions?
A: Maxisys elite include J2534 which can do ecu coding and ecu flash programming and other program, which ms906 dose not include,
and maxisys elite’s hardware is the most advanced and fast diagnostic scanner, with Memory : 2GB RAM & 32GB Embedded Memory
Display : 9.7″Retina display with 2048X1536 resolution & Capacitive touch screen
Connectivity : 802.11a/b/g/n/ac WIFI
Version 2.1 3Mbs Bluetooth
RJ45 Ethernet Connection
3.0 USB (2.0 Compatible)
SD Card (Support up to 32GB)
Q: Does this system come with troubleshoot feature?
A: Of course, it can diagnose cars, Read and clear DTC, the most important is it can do ECU coding & Programming, it’s the most advanced diagnostic tool, and the stock is very limited, and now we are conducting big promotion, if you need it please do not hesitate. Have more questions , just email us.
Q: Can this scanner be used to calibrate seat sensors
A:Dear Sir , this diagnostic automotive scanner can do it on most cars, but if you want to make confirmation just tell us the car model, year and VIN, we will have a check and tell u the result.
Q:Does this come with carrying case like the others ms908p, ds808 etc?
A:Yes, it comes in a plastic case.
Q:What years it covers?
A:Up to 2017.
Q: Can this work in South american guyana or it have to be program ? About how many different types of vehicles is this program to work on ? Help please
Q:Is online scn coding and other codings payable or are free for lifetime?
A:Dear friend, it’s at least with 1 year free update (We provide 2 year free update).
Q:Can it program airbag module that was replaced after crash?
A:no it cant … only chip programming devices can do that …
Q:How well does this unit reflash? I do a lot of dodge, Chevrolet and ford diesel diagnostics, does it work well with these? How is the bidirectional f
A:you will need a laptop hooked through the j2534 pass through module to program gm ford and dodge but you have to pay the subscription fee to do your programming.it works well on most vehicles bi directional controls it does power balance also for ford and gm not sure on dodge.
Q:Does the maxisys elite do tpms?
A:Sorry, it can not do professional tpms function , you can re-purchase ts401, ts501 or ts601.
Q:is it wireless?
A:Yes, it’s with J2534 and other obd1 and obd2 connectors.
Q:What different between Autel Tools autel maxisys elite diagnostic tool maxisys 908cv
A:Dear sir, the ms908cv can diagnose and perform ecu programming and coding on 24V heavy duty trucks, the maxisys elite is for gasoline and 12V vehicles , please be informed.
Q:Are you able to update / correct vehicle mileage with this?
A:This diagnostic system can correct vehicle mileage on some vehicles, but can on increase mileage but can not decrease.
Q:Can it program keys and ody modules?
A:dear sir, it can program keys, as for ody modules, could you please contact us tell us the car model, year and VIN, we will confirm it and tell u the result.
Q:can you confirm what is the year is the software up to ? and how many free year we got if we purchase it ? and how much the software update per year ?
MaxiSys Elite will come with 2 year free update, when the free update expire, you can choose to get renewal by paying $800 per year.
Q:This can reprogram automatic transmission?
A:dear sir it can do ecu programming on BMW and Benz. Here’s the function list.
ECU matching on Ford enables you match the new ECU with your vehicle after replacing the old one
Coding function helps you do programming and coding on some specified control modules
Leading function for VW&Audi offers you a step-by-step guidance as how to fix the problem when you diagnosed the problem of the vehicle
Anti-theft matching can disable the lost key and add the new key’s information to program to ensure the security of your vehicle
SAS reset will calibrate the steering angle sensor after the replacement to make sure the ECU issued the correct steering instructions and memorize the max angle’s position
Tire pressure reset is to make up or replace the tire, tell the ECU that the tire pressure returned to normal and keep all the information in record
Injector programming will write the new code to the ECU after replacement of injector, so that the injector works
DPF reset is to retrieve/erase DPF-related codes, reset the DPF light after the filter has been replaced
Throttle matching is to do ECU matching after throttle cleaning or replacement…
Q:What make of vehicles can this scanner work on?
A:I don’t want to say all, because I don’t know for sure but pretty much anything you can think of. Domestic, Inport, Euro, HD Trucks (ie. Fuso, Hino, box trucks etc)
Q:Can you sell the latín America version ?
A:Dear sir, we sell the US and ME version , if you need it please contact us.
Q:Does this work on mack , volvo ,caterpillar regeneration of the dpf?
A:Never used the feature but it has the manufactures listed and I haven’t found anything it won’t do yet on the manufacturers i’ve worked on.
Q:do you get free updates
A:you get updates for 2 year after that you can pay autel for the updates but are not required for the scanner to keep working. I have a maxisys pro for about 3 years and after the 2 year updates were over It still works like a charm. on the updates that they add like language support fix bugs or add tests or functions that were missing.
Q:Is Spanish language available in this item? And would it include diagnostics for vehicles made in Mexico?
A: It supports English language only. It includes diagnostics for vehicles made in Mexico.
Q:What about registration ?
A:When you power it up and connect to wifi it asks you to register it. I have been using mine without registering it. The message goes away after a minute.
Q:hello, will it work with kubota, yanmar, cat and mercedes industrial diesel off highway engines? thx
A:sir, it can work with these vehicles, you can tell the year of vehicles in details, we can confirm it .
Q:Is it just the screen or does it come with other things?
A:It comes with a storage case and adapters for different vehicles
Q:i am a fleet mechanic most of our vehicles are a few years older do i have to pay update yearly or wait 3-4 years and pay one fee
This product comes with 2 years free update, when it expire, you can choose to get renewal by paying $800/year, actually you can continue to use it even you don’t update.
Q:the last update that year can read?
A:yes, once you update the newest software , it will show the version of the software of the date
Q:is this product in english
A:Yes,friend. it comes with English!
Q:Does it also works for heavy duty trucks such as freightliner, kenworht, international, volvo, and eaton transmissions, etc.
Sorry this product can’t use in heavy duty trucks, you can refer to Autel Maxisys MS908CV, thanks
Q:Does is have live data and live graphing for abs and crank/cam sensors etc.
A:Sure, of course, the most powerful function is it can do ECU coding and programming on BWM,BENZ, and many other powerful special function
Q:Does it do tire pressure sensor?
A: It will able to diagnose tire pressure sensor but not program . To program you need TPMS tools, TS401, TS501, TS601, TS508 etc.
Q:Can this adjust set governor on the Benz 3 cylinder Diesel engine?