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Audi MMI MIB2 custom 3663 AIO update with Audi Smartphone Interface

A6/S6/RS6, A7/S7/RS7, Audi, Audi A6 C7 4G (2011-), Audi A7 4G (2010-)

All-In-One update for Audi A6 and A7 with MMI MIB2 systems (MHI2_ER_AUG11 and MHI2_ER_AU57x) which will install latest firmware version (MHI2_ER_AU57x_K3663) and activate ASI (Audi Smartphone Interface) in your vehicle. Installation does not require any diagnostic tools. Just the update package, SD card, and about an hour of your time. When it’s done you will be running latest firmware and have all available features active.

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BMW F01 F02 hidden menu diagnostic mode

7 Series, BMW, F01 F02 (2008-2015)

7-Series BMW F01 F02 hidden menu lets you check diagnostic data in your car. You don’t need diagnostic interface to view DTC trouble codes, check live data from sensors, check battery voltage, oil and coolant temperature, perform instrument cluster test with needle sweep and LCD diagnostic mode, check warning chimes, also adjust trip computer fuel economy correction. Access to this diagnostic mode can be handy if you have trouble with your car and no access to diagnostic interface.

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Ford Focus MK3 hidden menu

Focus, Ford, MK3 (2010-)

Ford Focus MK3 hidden menu lets you perform various diagnostic tests: needle sweep, LCD segments, indicators, sound chimes. You can read DTC error codes and view engine live data like speed, RPMs, battery voltage, coolant temperature, fuel level and fuel flow. Accessing instrument cluster hidden service menu is useful when diagnosing faults in your car without access to advanced tools or OBD2 scanners.

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Disable seat belt chime Ford Mondeo MK4

Ford, MK4 (2007-2014), Mondeo

You can disable seat belt chime Ford Mondeo MK4 easily, so you don’t hear the reminder when your seat belt is unbuckled. To deactivate this safety feature you don’t need diagnostic interface or special tools. Just follow this tutorial and turn off seat belt reminder yourself. To activate this safety warning repeat the procedure.

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