Can you use FORScan on Mac?

It is CRITICAL to note that if you plug your forscan tool into the different usb ports on your mac, it will assign it a new name in /dev depending on what port the device is plugged.

What is FORScan compatible with?

FORScan is a software scanner for Ford, Mazda, Lincoln and Mercury vehicles, designed to work over ELM327 (please read the important note below) and J2534 Pass-Thru compatible adapters.

Can I use FORScan for free?

FORScan Lite are paid. In order to let users check for basic application abilities and avoid wrong purchase we have created free versions of the app: FORScan Demo for Android and FORScan Viewer for iOS.

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Is FORScan only for Ford?


Do I need activation code for FORScan?

FORScan does not need an activation code or a license key to connect to the Adapter or to the vehicle!

Can FORScan be used as a tuner?

No, custom tunes and speedometer calibrators write to the PCM module and FORScan cannot so you can make any mod listed on the spreadsheets without worry.

Will using FORScan void my warranty?

FORScan can’t change anything on the ECU, so your powertrain warranty will remain intact. As mentioned, the only issue could be if you mess up a module, by messing with FORScan without knowing what you’re doing.

Can I tune car with FORScan?

FORScan is not tuner software and was never intended to be and more importantly, the PCM between those two Model years are totally different in terms of hardware and software!( the 2010 PCM most likely requires an FEPS signal{Mine does}, the 2014 is likely AsBuilt configurable)!

Can Forscan do mileage correction?

Re: How To Change Mileage

I have just done this on a later model Focus, very easy, if you open up Forscan do a full scan of car, go to service procedures look at IPC there should be a facility for odometer , select this, input mew mileage hit write, thats it.

Will Forscan clear codes?

Forscan cannot turn off an MIL light if the code turning it on is being set by a converter malfunction. Forscan can clear the code but the module that is monitoring that function will keep setting that code until the malfunction that is causing the code and the MIL Light to be set is eliminated.

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How do I remove Forscan speed limiter?

To remove the limit, we need to change this data and recalculate the checksum (As-Built Compare is ideal for this). So, for the above example, to remove the limit entirely, we need to change: 0002 BC01 705C to 0002 BC01 00AB. Write this back to the module, and test it out.

What is Police dark mode FORScan?

Police Dark Mode adds an extra slider to the dimmer buttons, and there is a level which turns off all lights on the instrument palne, all little leds on the center console, and dims the hell out of the sync screen.

Can FORScan read transmission codes?

The DTC can be accessed using FORScan. In a video by hackfreehvac, he showed how to diagnose a bad transmission on a Ford E Series van by checking the DTC using FORScan.

Can FORScan disable MyKey?

To disable the Ford MyKey System in your Ford vehicle using FORScan, you will need a reliable OBD2 device. Check out these OHP OBD2 devices that work flawlessly with FORScan. Note: For FORScan coding modifications, we recommend using the OBD2 USB adapter for it provides a more stable connection.

How much is a Ford admin key?

I went to the Ford dealership and asked that they clear the MyKey program. They said that the ONLY way to clear it was to get a new admin key made (at a cost of $350) and for me to clear the MyKeys myself.

Is FORScan the same as IDS?

Re: FORScan vs IDS module data

IDS is comparable to the FORScan software. IDS is also dependent on the VCM. Depending on the software level of IDS, the VCM 1 and VCM 3 will time out. The VCM 3 with the latest software and firmware will access protected networks.

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Can you turn off traction control with FORScan?

Re: TCS (traction control) disable

FORScan does not have the ability to disable this type of system.

Can FORScan program TPMS?

In order to change the TPMS settings using FORScan, you will need a reliable OBD2 adapter. Below are our featured OBD2 devices that work flawlessly with FORScan. Note: For FORScan coding modifications, we recommend using the OBD2 USB adapter for it provides a more stable connection.

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