Intelligent Dual-K plus CAN <-> RS-232 Interface
(Out of production -- no longer available)
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Serial connection, ideal for older, low-cost laptops or most
A USB-port version was also available;
click here for full specs.
Compatible with all the latest cars which
require a direct CAN connection
Fully backwards compatible with older cars using a single
K plus L.
Protocol timing indistinguishable from a real VAG/VAS tool.
Works reliably even with "difficult" control modules such as
the 1991-1994 1Z Audi TDIs and the 1993-1994 Audi 2.6L with
functionality -- instantly alerts the user if either the
K/K1 line or the L/K2 line is shorted to Ground or Vbatt.
Full support for dual-K lines found in "new" (B6/8E chassis
Audi A4 and 2002+ Audi A6 -- no
required -- no manual switches!
Bi-Color (red/green) status/activity LED
12 month guarantee against defects.
This interface comes with an
OBD-II type connector which plugs right in to most 1994 and
newer VW's and 1996 and newer Audis. Most
1990-1995 Audis and 1990-1993 VW's have the
"2x2" data link connector, click here for more info.
This interface works with all
diagnostic-capable VW, Audi, Seat, and Skoda models from 1990
We recommend at
least a 200 MHz Pentium (or AMD equivalent) with 64 MB of RAM
and Windows 2000 or newer.
available Serial port.
Windows 2000, XP, Vista, and 7 are all fine.
As of version 10.6, we no longer support Windows 95, 98, ME or
NT4. If your PC does not
have an available Serial port, you should get the
Extending this Interface:
The cable on this adapter is
about 6 feet long -- just right for most laptops.
If you want to use this interface with a desktop PC, you
will need a standard serial (DB9M to DB9F) extension cord.
We usually stock extensions in 15' (3m). See the
Accessories Section of our
interface acts as a "dongle" for VAG-COM, so the software
should be fully functional on any PC you use with the
HEX-COM+CAN. However, product support is provided only
to the original purchaser.
If you buy a
second-hand HEX-COM+CAN from someone and want support,
you'll still need to pay $99 to
This interface should should
be used with the
latest version of VCDS software.
We do not sell any interfaces
as "Stand-Alone" products. We only sell them
with our VCDS software.
How to order:
Out of production, no longer available.