VAS 5051 Vehicle Diagnostic, Testing and Information System
Version -GB- / V02.00 22/10/97
Guided Fault Finding
The mode "Vehicle Self-Diagnosis" provides the functions of the currently available V.A.G. 1551 and V.A.G. 1552 diagnostic testers.
Communication is carried out as usual via the diagnostic interface of the vehicle.
The vehicle self-diagnosis program helps the mechanic by guiding him through a dialog.
The mode "Vehicle Self-Diagnosis" is activated by selecting the navigation element with this name in the system start mask.
In addition, the tester is being developed further in order to be able to carry out the programming of control units (flash programming) in this mode in the future.
A requirement for use of the self-diagnosis mode is that the current workshop manual is available for the respective vehicle.