various computers in the car are called “Control Modules” or
"Controllers". On this screen, you select which Control Module
you want to "talk" to. Note: Your car will not have all the
Control Modules listed in VCDS-Lite, only the ones on the
Applications Page for your car. Newer cars have more,
older cars have fewer.
on the top of this screen contains a number of different
controllers grouped by category: Common, Drivetrain,
Chassis, Comfort/Conv, Electronics 1, and Electronics
Each possible controller is listed as a number and a
[01-Engine]. The number corresponds to the
controller number that you'd find in your Factory Repair
Manual in the instructions for using a VAG-1551 or other
factory diagnostic tool.
establish communications with a particular Control Module,
simply click on the appropriate button.
You can also enter any address manually.
Simply put in the address such as 01 and click
to the Main Screen, click
In this demo, any Controller
you click will take you to the Engine controller. Examples
screens for functions may be from various different
Controllers (Engine, Airbags, Instruments).