Authentic Ford OEM diagnostics scan tool that works with the Ford IDS diagnostics application running on a PC to diagnose Ford, Lincoln, and Mercury vehicles.

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Works with the Ford

The VCM II is designed to connect wirelessly to the IDS laptop through a "Point-to-Point" connection, as shown in the illustration below. The VCM II Kit is packaged with two USB D-Link wireless adapters, one is designated for use with the IDS laptop and the other is already installed in the VCM II. Wireless software is already included in the IDS software.

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  • Part Number: F00E9016297HH - includes VCM II, VCM to laptop cable, USB wireless cards, and DLC cable.  *software license sold separately.
  • Part Number: F00E9016307HH - includes all contents of part number F00E9016297HH plus part number F00K108698 CFR Kit.  *software license sold separately.
  • Part Number: F00K108698 - CFR pendant only
  • Part Number: F00K108663 - DLC cable only

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The VCM II Offers

  • Authentic OEM diagnostics for Ford, Lincoln, and Mercury vehicles
  • Customer Flight Recorder (CFR) functionality with an optional pendant cable
  • Industry standardized J1962 Data Link Connector (DLC) and USB cables
  • Four LED indicators and signaling device providing technician with continuous visual as well as audible operating status
  • Enhanced 802.11 wireless that minimizes dependencies on service department wireless capability infrastructure
  • Improved durability
  • SmartPower Management system to protect the VCM II in extreme environments

Integration with IDS

  • New wireless software integrated with IDS installation package
  • Wireless functionality preferred for all IDS functions including module reprogramming.  USB wired connections are only required to update the VCM II loaded code and to set up the VCM II to function as a Customer Flight Recorder
  • CFR option added to provide legacy and future vehicle coverage