How to use Ford IDS remove a speed limiter on Ford Transit Connect?

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Step-by-step instruction goes as follows:

Once Ford VCM 2 & IDS have communicated with your Transit Connect

  1. Open IDS, select toolbox and then “Module Programming”- click on tick mark

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  1. Select “Programmable Parameters”, then “Speed Items” – click on tick mark.

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  1. Select “Vehicle Speed Limit -(PCM), then “Disable Speed Limiter” – click on tick mark.

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  1. It will then ask if equiped with PATS – Select yes for PATS.

IDS will then erase PCM (ECU)

IDS will download Data to PCM (ECU)

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  1. Click on tick mark to continue

-IDS will ask you to turn ignition off and on several times.

  1. Run PATS service function – click on tick mark to continue

-IDS will ask you to turn ignition off and on several times.

  1. Operation complete – click on tick mark to continue

After DTC’s have been cleared process is completed

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This is from obd tool website technical support: How to use Ford IDS remove a speed limiter on Ford Transit Connect?

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