FORD TPMS Disable – Tyre Pressure monitoring system OFF

Ford TPMS Disable

Last week we had a 2018 Ford Focus 1.5 ECO BOOST visit us from lowestoft for us to code out the TPMS (tyre pressure monitoring system) Using a mixture of Ford IDS or Forscan we edited, coded and programmed out the TPMS system so it effectively didn’t exist. This particular vehicle had been having issue …

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Volkswagen Coding & Activation’s

Volkwagen coding in suffolk

Today we added some little touches to our Volkswagen Caddy service van. As coding specialists we can code and programme features and optional extras to many VAG group vehicles including the Volkwagen Caddy. The first thing that we wanted to Upgrade was the DRL (daytime Running lights). We wanted the “Switchback” setup, as per the …

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Mercedes ADBlue Fault – Ipswich Mercedes Specialist

Mercedes AdBlue Fault

This week we had a lovely W205 C Class booked in to diagnose the notorious ADBlue fault. Using Mercedes Star diagnostics we were able to diagnose with accuracy. The solution was to check the Adblue levels, Update the Engine ECU software to the latest version and then clear any errors. After the Adblue faults were …

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Mercedes Online Programming in Suffolk, Essex and Norfolk

Mercedes programming

Recently we had this W205 C Class to programme and code for an Ipswich based Bodyshop that had recently repaired the front end. Using mercedes star and mercedes xentry we were able to programme the new headlight so that the headlight was fully functioning. Using the Mercedes online programming service does not mean a trip …

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Volkswagen throttle body coding

Volkswagen Throttle body coding

Recently we had this volkswagen scirocco 2.0 TFSI come into the workshop on behalf of a local garage to have a new throttle body coded and programmed. Using volkswagen ODIS we set to work as the throttle body was already fitted. The process of throttle body coding & programming Using VW ODIS this is a …

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2.0 TDCI EGR Delete – Ford Mondeo

2.0 TDCI EGR Delete

This 2.0 TDCI Ford Mondeo was brought into us with running issues and limp mode by a local mechanic. The mondeo was diagnosed with a faulty EGR valve using ford IDS. We used Ford IDS to diagnose the EGR Valve fault and perform an actuation test to one hundred percent confirm the fault was the …

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DSG Gearbox Programming, Adaptations and Basic Settings

DSG Gesrbox adaptatios and basic settings

DSG gearbox programming and setup after the module / ECU Change, This DSQ200 gearbox from a volkswagen jetta although the same DSQ200 found in many VAG group vehicles. Firstly the DSG / Gearbox control unit need to be programmed / checked for a software update using ODIS / GEKO (online coding) as this was a …

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Mercedes Specialist Ipswich / Lowestoft

mercedes specialist ipswich suffolk

GEL Automotive are based in Saxmundham, Suffolk. We are just off of the A12 in between Ipswich and Lowestoft. We are fully equipped with Mercedes Xentry and Mercedes Star and come with over 14 years experience with a mixture of road and motorsport knowlage. We are capable of diagnosing mercedes auto electrical faults using mercedes …

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