Which is the best tool to use for ecu and immo with key programming for bmw motorbike such as r1200gs 2013 upward models
But, for immo with key programming, there is no good solution
Reference: BMW motorbike diagnostic & programming issues
Best kit: ICOM A2 + ICOM D
… is kind of expensive but most people use this kit. So far, it is the TOP 1 in the BMW motor diagnostics list, with the most powerful & stable function (do well in diagnostic, coding and programming) and the best reputation.
1 Support BMW and MINI complete system diagnostic and offline programming.
2 Support to BMW vehicles up to year 2016
3 Support Vehicles including BMW cars, BMW motorcycle, rolls-royce, mini cooper
4 Support BMW all series diagnose and programming
Cheapest kit: K+DCAN cable and ICOM D
Attention!! The kit is for diagnosis only, not programming!…
How to setup K+Dcan inpa cable:
1/ Dependant on the software, model & adaptor cable used it may be necessary to invert RI #
and DSR signals to for detection of battery and ignition as per the VAG KKL cable.
2/ This cable & access through the diagnostics port is yet to be tested
INPA software Installation
1/ If the cable is supplied without drivers & utilities download them from FTDI
2/ Install driver
Plug in cable, WinXP will find cable,
point to directory with drivers, windows installs.
3/ Set the USB Serial port parameters
Set the Latency timer from default 16 msec. to 1 msec
Check USB Port No matches Port No set in INPA/EDIABAS (OBD2.ini)
4/ Install Mprog & modify the programming of the eeprom FT232RL
We need to invert RI # and DSR # signals to fool the detection of battery and ignition.
After programming check your I/O Control settings, they must be :
#C0 = RXLED #C1 = TXLED #C2 = POWERON #C3 = PWRON
#C4 = SLEEP Invert RI ticked Invert DSR ticked
How to setup ICOM D adapter:
8 pins fitted but in wrong pin No’s
Pin 01 – Vi/Sw
Pin 02 – Sw/Rt
Pin 04 – Ws/Ge
Pin 05 – Ws/Bl
Pin 07 – Ws
Pin 08 – Gn/Ws
Pin 09 – Br
Pin 10 – Gn We need pins 1,2,4,6,7,9,10 (Pins 7 & 9 are K1600 CAN Bus)
Plug with bike socket