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Bartec USA, the North American leader in TPMS Diagnostic tools and solutions, announces the release of their last tool software update. Available to current subscribers to tools.bartecusa.com, Release 53 [and current sub-release 53.1] can now be downloaded to your respective Bartec TPMS Tool.
Another market first feature in software release 53 is the ability to program the new EZ-sensor® from Schrader®. This new, single, aftermarket sensor solution combines 314.9 MHz, 315 MHz and 433 MHz frequencies into ONE easy-to-program TPMS sensor. Bartec tools are the first to offer this programming capability, and by simply updating your tool, you can begin using this revolutionary programmable solution.
Until now, when plus sizing tires, or changing tire types on a pickup truck, technicians were often frustrated by not being able to adjust the TPMS Placard value. Now, the Bartec Tech400Pro and TECH500 can adjust the point at which the TPMS low pressure warning occurs, without compromising OE load capacity. This exciting new feature means that technicians can properly set the TPMS based on the wheel and tire package for the vehicle while keeping the TPMS operative.
R52 and more vehicle coverage [2015, TIA Inside and more programmable sensor coverage. Download and update your tool to R52, and be able to program SMP Qwik Sensors, 31 Inc Smart Sensors, Dorman Multi-fit, and The Wheel Group’s Uni-sensor. With this release you can know complete OBD relearns on SUZUKI vehicles!
R51 released and Bartec tools are the first to work on Mitsubishis vehicles and also the Cub Programmer for the TECH500 is released and available.
R50 released and with it, Bartec tools can now programming Alligator and Orange sensors in addition to the EZ-sensor. The sensor decision is once again in the hands of the end user!
R49 released and with it, the PROCESS DRIVEN MENU system was born. Because of BARTEC, Test Before You Touch is now part of the TPMS Diagnostic process!
R48 GM COMS and DTC with direct OBD communications with GM vehicles for writing TPM IDS and reading vehicles Diagnostics Trouble Codes. Automatic DTC clearing during write process for Chrysler and additional OBD communications for Chrysler vehicles. Added supplier sensor part numbers to settings menu and MY2012 and MY2013 vehicle selections added
R47 includes coverage for the all new Toyota Camry. The 2012 Camry features yet another new sensor protocol and vehicle communication specification, and Bartec has the solution! Also included is coverage for the 2012 Kia Rio, improved tool battery monitoring and improved aftermarket sensor handling.
R46 New features like On Tool Relearns, Fast Mode and Diagnostics Mode for Vehicle Communications, as well as the ability to read TPMS Fault Codes (DTC’s) means users of our tool have a better chance at success when servicing TPMS.
R45 Great new features added like advanced RKE/UHF signal detection, market leading vehicle coverage, ahead of the competition of course.
R43 released to add EZ-sensor function and additional vehicle coverage.
R42 released to add improved decoding for Continental’s Redi-sensor.
R41 released and for the first time, programmable sensor technology was included in the TPMS scan tool.
R40 released and the TECH400PLUS can now test key fobs, another market first!
R39 release brought about revolutionary changes to how the information is presented to the technician. The TECH400PLUS can now filter for wrong sensor modes, and duplicate sensors. The tool now displays PSI at wheel position, and the audit report now contains sensor status, position and a complete report on fault codes. A new standard in TPMS diagnostics is set!
R38 released and the TECH400 now handles DTC clearing, more sensors and tons more vehicle coverage.
R36 released and the TECH400PLUS is the first tool to program Chrysler, Dodge and Jeep through the OBD.
R34 was the last release for the first generation TECH400. We continued to add vehicles and features to this already powerful tool!
R32 released and the TECH400 can now do Honda OBD relearns - ANOTHER market first!
R30 released with more Toyota models and the first tool to cover Subaru TPMS Communications!
R27 released and TPMS service changes with more OBD coverage. Added Toyota TPMS OBD Relearns - The FIRST TPMS Tool to have this feature!