Here’s comprehensive information of New Jaguar Land rover JLR DoIP VCI Diagnosis software– Pathfinder.
What is PATHFINDER?
PATHFINDER is the all new diagnostic system specifically designed and released for the introduction of the following vehicles.
Range Rover L405 (17MY)
Range Rover Sport L494 (17MY)
New Discovery L462 (17MY)
F-TYPE X152 (18MY)
F-PACE X761 (18MY)
XE X760 (18MY)
XF X260 (18MY)
These vehicles have been designed to communicate with new high speed communication protocols. This allows faster software download, programming and communication, making it faster to use and saving valuable time.
These vehicles can ONLY communicate with the all new PATHFINDER diagnostic software using the new Diagnostics over Internet Protocol (DoIP) Vehicle Communication Interface (VCI) unit which conforms to the new communication protocol.
All Retailers must install PATHFINDER to all Jaguar Land Rover Approved Diagnostic Equipment.
Symptom Driven Diagnostics (SDD) does not have the functionality to communicate with these 2017 model year vehicles.
PATHFINDER is the ONLY diagnostic tool to be used for the 2017 model year vehicles identified previously.
What do I need to use PATHFINDER?
Panasonic Toughbook / Toughpad
JLR Approved Diagnostic Equipment For PATHFINDER to operate at its very best, the laptop or tablet being used must be an approved version/level of hardware.
Note: For further information on approved hardware to support PATHFINDER, refer to: – Administration Bulletins JAB00046 / LAB00051
How to install PATHFINDER software?
The PATHFINDER software is designed to be installed to your existing JLR Approved Diagnostic Equipment. Please make sure you have the latest level of SDD software installed before beginning the PATHFINDER software installation.
Make sure there are no external USB flash drives inserted into the machine.
Due to software file size, the software download and installation process will take some time.