FVDI J2534 Manual: Software Download, Install, PCB, Car List

2018 FLY FVDI J2534 user manual:

What is FVDI J2534

What’s the FVDI J2534 inner look

FVDI J2534 software download

How to install FVDI J2534 on Windows 7

What protocols and cars can be supported

In detail…

What is FVDI J2534:

SAE J2534 is a standard for communications between a computer and a vehicle. Government regulations require all automakers provide a J2534 service to everyone in the U.S. for re-flashing emissions related controllers. FVDI J2534 is such a SAE J2534 Pass-Thru device that you can re-flash and, in some cases, diagnose vehicles with factory functionality.

2018 FVDI J2534 is the newest FVDI interface that will work with J2534 software, including Ford/Mazda IDS, Honda/Acura HDS, Toyota/Lexus/Scion Techstream, JLR SDD, Nissan/Infiniti Consult 3, Consult 3 plus, Consult 4, and FVDI 2015, FVDI 2018, VVDI2 software, Tango key programming software.

NOW, FVDI J2534 is confirmed to work with Honda HDS, Ford IDS and Toyota Techstream.

BUT, the other is being tested! FVDI J2534 will work with more J2534-based vehicles!

Whats the FVDI J2534 inner look:

FVDI J2534 PCB display


Where to download FVDI J2534 software:

You can download FVDI j2534 software http://flyobd.com/shop/download-center/ and FVDI J2534 software from the CD comes with the packet

Again, FVDI J2534 now is confirmed to only work with Honda HDS, Ford IDS and Toyota Techstream.

How to install FVDI J2534 on Windows 7:

FVDI J2534 installation requirement:

Works well on Windows 7 64 bits! Tested!

FVDI J2534 Ford IDS software installation tutorials:

Two steps… then done!

Install FVDI J2534 start software, then install the original vehicle software

Note: the software installation are not required installation sequence.


The software cannot be installed in the same computer

If you want to use these software with the FVDI J2534 equipment, please install different software on different computers.


Step 1: download FVDI J2534 equipment software from compact disc(CD) l

Put the CD in the computer CD drive l

Wait for a while before opening the CD in the resource manager,you will see the equipment related software and resources.

Step 2: download FVDI J2534 equipment software from the official website download link l

Go to http://flyobd.com/shop/download-center/

Please register and log in l

Download FVDI-J2534-FM (FM,Short for Ford and Mazda) l

Download IDSFord or IDSMazda

Download the latest release IDS software and save it to the local.

Step 3: Install the latest IDS software l

Double-click on the “IDS-110.01_Full.exe” to start installation l

Select language,and click on “next” button

Select “i accept the terms of the license agreement”

Reboot your computer after installation

Step 4: Install the FVDI J2534 software l

Open compact Disc and find FVDI-J2534 software and double-click on the “FVDI_J2534_Ford_Setup.exe” software

Setup FVDI J2534 language

It will install SVCI Based software list, Click on “next” directly, and then Click on “next” all the time until it jump a window “Select Setup Language”, which is selected the device driver’s installation language

Install the FVDI J2534 driver,and click on “Next” all the time until install Shield wizard complete, and then click on “finish”.

When you open FVDI J2534 for ford software after installation, an error window will pop out. That means you have not connect FVDI J2534 equipment with your computer, as show in the below. connect your device with computer,and the FVDI J2534 software will be opened normally.

when you put FVDI J2534 equipment to connect the computer and open the software, it will pop below error message, it means you do not connected vehicle ECU module and the ECU voltage can not less than 8 volts. After using the OBD interface of FVDI J2534 to connect the ECU,and the software can be opened normally and put into use.

Note: DO NOT open the IDS software on the desktop directly!

it is advised to delete the IDS software shortcut on the desktop.


FVDI J2534 Vehicle List:

– Vehicle Protocols:



J1850 VPW

J1850 PWM(Ford SCP)

ISO11898 HS(500K BPS)

ISO11898 MS(125K BPS)

ISO15765 HS(500K BPS)

ISO15765 MS(125K BPS)

FEPS(Flash EEPROM Program Signal)

Honda SCS

Honda DIAGH KWP1281 J2819(TP2.0)

– Supported software for J2534:

Ford IDS V110

Mazda IDS V108 Toyota TIS V13.00 Honda HDS V3.102

Land Rover/Jaguar SDD2 V153

Nissan CONSULT III plus R2R V80.11

– Supported software for ELM327: