This interface is
compatible only with cars with diagnostics based on Mk.5
If your car's chassis
type isn't on this list, it's not compatible with this
interface! All of these chassis-types are the
latest generation of that model. Previous
generations of the same model are not compatible and should
use a KII- or HEX- series interface instead.
If you're not certain, please check your car's
VIN. The 7th and 8th digit have the chassis code.
For example: WAUMF78P06A0NNNNN is an
8P-chassis Audi A3.
NOTE: The Micro-CAN is not compatible with any 2019
or newer model car. 2019 and newer models
require one of our current interfaces. Upgrades
The Micro-CAN does not
Turbo Mode, the
Clear All DTCs function or
Activating/De-Activating Transport Mode. A
or newer interface is needed for those functions.
We recommend at least a 1 GHz
Pentium-3 (or AMD equivalent) with 128 MB of RAM and Windows
XP or newer. Windows Vista, 7, 8, or 10 on a machine
robust enough to support the respective operating system are
As of version
10.6, we no longer support Windows 95, 98, ME or NT4.
If you're using a PC that has a
CPU speed less than 1 GHz and which has a Serial port, then
you should consider the Serial
Extending this Interface:
The cable on this interface is about 6 feet long -- just
right for most laptops. The
do not allow for passive extension cords!
We have tested many Active USB extensions and have found one
that works. You can order the
16-ft Active USB Extension from our
Store. We do
not sell or support any other brands or models of USB
extensions, if you have problems when using one, the
first thing we're going to tell you is to eliminate the
acts as a "dongle" for VCDS, so VCDS should be fully
functional on any PC when used with this interface. However,
product support is provided only to the original purchaser.
If you buy a
second-hand Micro-CAN from someone and want support, you'll
still need to pay $99 to
The Micro-CAN must be used
with a current
version of VCDS. It does not work with VCDS-Lite.
interface requires a special driver to be installed on
your PC. It does not emulate a COM port.
That means this interface will not work with any
other software besides VCDS.
not sell any interfaces as a "Stand-Alone" products.
We only sell them with our
Click here for
complete driver installation instructions.
How to order:
This product is discontinued and no longer available.