Original LAUNCH X431 PAD III V2.0 Global Version Full System Diagnostic Tool with Wifi and Bluetooth 4 .2 Support Coding and Programming
Highlights of LAUNCH X431 PAD III :
1. Free Update Online for 3 Years on Launch Official Website
2. Intelligent Diagnosis: Identify the car model by VIN scanning and check historical maintenance and diagnostic records online
3. Wide Car Model Coverage: Support most of the car models from Asia, Europe and America, such as Maserati, Ferrari, Rolls-Royce, Bentley, Benz, BMW, and Audi etc
4. Support almost all OBD I and OBD II protocol
5. Extended Functions: Support the modules “Sensor and multimeter”,”Battery detection”, “Oscilloscope”, and “Endoscope”
6. Scan 12V car and 24V Truck and Bus with the help of Launch HD Module
7. LAUNCH X431 PAD3 is the only car scanner in the world which is built to IP65 water proof specifications, with dust proof design and which has passed droop test.
8. Support Multi-language
9. This is Global Version, No IP Limitation, You can use everywhere in the world.
LAUNCH X431 PAD III Introduction:
Launch X431 PAD III is a brand-new high-end car fault diagnostic device developed by Launch based on Android system. In addition to inheriting many advantages such as wide coverage of special functions and car models, powerful and a large number of diagnostic functions, and accurate test data, X431 PAD III also firstly introduces intelligent diagnosis technology, which makes maintenance more intelligent and efficient. X431 PAD III is specially designed for garages that are focused more on high end cars like BiMW, Aoudi, Beenz, Landroover, Jaguaer, Porchie and who love to repair difficult cars.
Features an open Android system, can install third party apps and software OE-Level access to Asian, European, Domestic for coding, resets, relearns and bi-directional capabilities Bluetooth VCI with high performance data refresh Auto-ID available on all vehicle systems and modules Graphs live data stream 10.1 High resolution capacitive screen, 8 core processor, 2 GB RAM + 64 GB ROM. High resolution camera with still and video capabilities (front and rear camera)
In addition to inheriting many advantages such as wide coverage of special functions and car models, powerful and a large number of diagnostic functions, and accurate test data, X-431 PAD III also firstly introduces intelligent diagnosis technology, which makes maintenance more intelligent and efficient.
Launch X431 PAD III Features:
1. 10.1 High Resolution Capacitive Screen, 8 Core Processor, 2 GB RAM + 64 GB ROM.
2. High resolution camera with still and video capabilities (Front and Rear Camera)
3. Featuring an open Android operating system for a true tablet experience install third party apps and software
4. Bluetooth VCI with high performance data refresh
5. Auto-ID available on all vehicle systems and modules
6. Graphs Live Data Stream
7. Dual Charging Indicator
8. OE-Level access to Asian, European, and Domestic applications for module coding, resets, relearns, and bi-directional capabilities
9. Now Featuring a back Kickstand for lightweight and functional support
10. Support online technician’s community where problem can be shared and solutions for that problem can be answered by expert from that field
11. Can support multi graph display of up to 15 graphs at a time which is one of the largest graph displays in any LAUNCH scanner till date
12. User can search error code online from device itself and can find solution for particular problem
Launch X431 PAD III Function:
LAUNCH X431 PAD3 is the only car scanner in the world which is built to IP65 water proof specifications, with dust proof design and which has passed droop test.
1. Read and clear trouble code
2.Support data stream and actuation test/component testing
3. ECU/ECM programming
6.KEY coding for Maruti Suzuki (upto 2013),TATA and HONDA(Note: KEY coding is not available for Mahindra car)
7.Immobilizer trouble code reading.
8.Service light reset for BMW, AUDI, Benz, VW, Skoda and many more.
9.Support A.B.S(anti lock brake) function
10.Support E.P.S(Electric Power Steering) function
11.Support Air bag function
12.Steering angle sensor reset
13.Support car A.C( air conditioning system)
14.Support ECM/PCM reset
15. Support Automatic Transmission function
16.Support B.C.M(Body Control Module) including seat belt, Central locking, Light
17.Support adaptation for almost all car
18.Scan radio system
19.Online Coding Available for Euro car brands
Support 15 special functions including Oil Reset, Throttle Adaptation, Steering Angle Reset, Electrical Parking Brake Reset, Tire Pressure
Reset, Anti-theft Matching, ABS Blake Bleeding, Battery Matching, Gear Learning, Injector programming, DPF Reset, Sunroof Initialization,
Headlamp Matching, Suspension Matching and AT Matching
Launch X431 PAD III Vehicle List:
Europe: German Cars ( Audi – BMW – Mercedes – Opel – Seat – Skoda – Volkswagen – Skoda ) , French Cars ( Citroen – Peugeot – Renault ) , Other European ( Ford (Europe) – Fiat – Jaguar – Lancia – Land Rover – Porsche – Alfa Romeo – Rover – Saab – Volvo )
Asia: Korean Cars ( Daewoo – SsangYong – Hyundai – Kia) , Japanese Cars (Nissan – Mitsubishi – Isuzu – Mazda – Honda – Subaru – Suzuki – Toyota – Lexus ) , Chinese Cars ( Geely – BYD – Brilliance – Changan – chery – Gonow Auto – Hafei – JAC – Tianjin FAW – Liuzhou Wuling – Xinkai – Zotye – Zhong Xing – Zhong Shun – Changhe – Great Wall (ChangCheng) – Jiangling – Xiamen Golden Dragon ) , Malaysian Cars ( Perodua – Proton ) , Indian Cars ( Mahindra – Maruti – Tata ) , Russian cars ( GAZ – VAZ )
United States: Chrysler Ford, GM, Work Horse, Chevrolet, Pontiac, Buick, Cadillac, Saban, GMH Truck, Hummer, Ford F Series Trucks, Lincoln, Mariner Hybrid, Mustang, Montego, Ford Motor Home Range, Taurus.
PROTOCOLS: OBDII, EOBDII, EOBDIICANBUS.
Launch X431 PAD III Diagnostic Tool Improvements
Optimization of operation
Optimization diagnostic application enhance operation fluency and the higher data stream refresh speed
Preset tool applications
Simplified the device setup
High-end hardware configuration
Extension Modules for Launch X431 PAD III
1). Sensor box (Optional)
A sensor box is used along with x431 PAD IIl to test most of sensor like MAP sensor, MAF sensor, TP sensor, Oxygen sensor, CAM sensor, Temperature sensor and many more
An inbuilt multi meter used along with sensor box to test output of most of sensors.
3).Battery box (Optional)
A battery box used to test 12V battery for almost all cars. Battery box is also capable of testing alternator and starter.
4). Oscilloscope (Optional)
A device is used along with LAUNCH X431 PAD3 to test electronic circuit.
A device which can reach to a place where even our eays cannot reach. Video scope along with X431 PAD2 can make repairing job of technician very simple and easy.
6).X-431 HD Module (Optional)
With help of LAUNCH X431 HD Module, X431 PAD II can even scan commercial and 12V vehicle.
How to Register Launch X431 PAD III?
After the tablet is initialized, a screen similar to the following appears.(If you are a new user, follow A to proceed.)
(If you have registered to be a member, go to B to login the system directly.)
(In case you forgot password, refer to C to reset a new password.)
A. If you are a new user, tap “New Registration” to enter sign-up page.1. Create an App Account: Input the information to create a new account (all fields must be completed). When finished tap “Register”, a screen similar to
the following will appear:2. Register Wallet: Input the password for the Wallet (An 8-20 mixture of lower/upper case letters, numbers and special characters is recommended),
and then tap “Create a Wallet account”.
Note: You are suggested to note the password down for future use.Backup Wallet Address & Keystore: A wallet address is automatically
generated, tap “To Back Up”, and then follow the on-screen instructions to store it.3. Activate VCI: After registering a wallet account, the system navigates to the following screen:In below figure, input the Product Serial Number and Activation Code, which can be found in the supplied password envelope.Note: To exit and activate it later, tap “Skip”. In this case, you can activate your VCI by tapping “Activate VCI” in “Personal Center”. For details, please refer to Chapter 14.4.
Tap “Activate” to finish your registration. A popup displays to ask you to update the diagnostic software.
To update the diagnostic software, tap “Yes” to enter the vehicle software download screen. Tap “Update” to start downloading. To pause downloading,
tap “Stop”. To resume, tap “Continue”. When download is complete, the system will install the software package automatically.
Note: When downloading the diagnostic software or checking for updates, make sure the tablet has a strong Wi-Fi connection. It may take several minutes to finish it, please be patient to wait.
To download and install the software later, tap “No”. In this case, enter the Home screen and tap “Software Upgrade” to download the diagnostic software.
B. If you have registered to be a member, input your name and password, and then tap the “Login” button to enter the main menu screen directly.
Note: The X-431 PAD III has an auto-save function. Once the username and password are correctly entered, the system will automatically store it. After initial setup, it is no longer necessary to input the account information manually to log in.
C. If you forgot the password, tap “Retrieve password” and then follow on-screen instructions to set a new password.
How to Update Launch X431 PAD 3 Software?
If you did not download the software in process of product registration or a pop-up message prompting you that some new software can be updated, you may use this option to
download it or keep it synchronized with the latest version.Tap “Software Upgrade” on the Home screen to enter the update center.By default, all diagnostic software is selected. To deselect certain software, tap “Unselect”, and then check the box next to vehicle model. Tap “Update” to start downloading. It may take several minutes to finish it, please be patient to wait.To pause downloading, tap “Stop”. To resume it, tap “Continue”. If network connection failure occurs, tap “Retry” to try again.
Once download is finished, the software packages will be installed automatically.
How to Use Launch X431 PAD 3 to Diagnostics?
Before diagnosing, please make sure the following:
1.Switch the ignition on.
2.Vehicle battery voltage range should be 9 14Volts
3.Throttle should be in a closed position.
Launch X-431 PAD III supports three kinds of diagnosis approaches: Smart Diagnosis, Remote Diagnosis and Manual Diagnosis.
Smart Diagnosis (AutoDetect):
Through simple wireless (BT) communication between the handset and VCI device, you can easily get the VIN (Vehicle Identification Number) information of the currently identified
Once the VIN is successfully identified, the system will retrieve it from the remote server and then guide you to vehicle information page without the necessity of step-by-step manual
Remote Diagnosis (Tech to Tech)
This option aims to help repair shops or professional technicians launch instant messaging and remote diagnosis, making the repair job getting fixed faster.
In this mode, you have to diagnose a vehicle by performing the menu-driven command manually.
For new users, please follow the operation chart shown below to get familiar with and start using this tool (*If you choose “AutoDetect” to diagnose a vehicle, this flowchart shall not apply).Note: To enjoy more service and functions, you are suggested to check for updates on a frequent basis and keep synchronized with the latest available software.
Statement: LAUNCH owns the complete intellectual property rights for the software used by this product. For any reverse engineering or cracking actions against the software, LAUNCH will block
the use of this product and reserve the right to pursue their legal liabilities.
Launch X431 PAD III Specification:
Display Screen: 10.1″ IPS touchscreen 1920×1200 resolution
Operation System: Android? 5.1
CPU: 8-Core Processor, 2GHz
Connectivity: Wi-Fi, USB 2.0, Bluetooth 2.0 and above
Camera: 2MP front-facing camera / 8MP rear-facing camera
Sensor: Gravity accelerometer
Audio Input / Output: Microphone, Speakers, 3.5mm stereo head jack
Power and Battery: 1500mAh lithium-polymer battery
Operating Temperature: -10 °C to 50 °C
Environment Temperature: -20 °C to 70 °C
VCI connector (Only for Passenger Vehicle Version):
Launch X431 PAD III Package List:
1pc x X-431 PAD III Display Tablet
1pc x VC Module
1pc x Power Adapter for X-431 PAD III
1pc x Type A to B Cable
1pc x Diagnostic Cable
1pc x Power Adaptor for VCI Module
1pc x Cigarette Lighter Cable
1pc x Battery Clamps Cable
1pc x HD In / Ouut Cable
1pc x Pasword Envelope
1pc x Non-16pin Adaptor Cable
1pc x Quick Start Guide