How to Configure MB Star SD Connect C4 DoIP Multiplexer?

The new MB SD Connect C4 (1:1 clone of the original) is able to work for DoIP. It’s the only C4 that supports ethernet communication (DoIP). Tested no issues on new mercedes with doip.

To use new MB Star SD Connect C4 DoIP diagnostic scanner, you need to configure it first.  Follow steps below to configure SD Connect C4 DoIP multiplexer:
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1. Go to local network connection

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2. Press Properties

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3. Choose Internet Protocol Version 4 (TCP/IPv4), press OK to continue

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4. Enter IP address

IP address: 172.29.127.24

Subnet mask: 255.255.0.0

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5. Click on Advanced

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6. Click on Add to configure DoIP IP address

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7. Set DoIP IP address to 169.254.0.** (i.e 169.254.0.45)

8. Click on OK to finish configuration.

FYI:
The new SD connect C4 DoIP (1:1 clone of the original) is able to work for DoIP.
It’s the only C4 that supports ethernet communication (DoIP).
Have tested no issues on new mercedes with doip.

Why to buy MB SD C4 Star diagnosis and Dell D630

Many customers would like MB SD C4 diagnostic multiplexer only but usually have all kinds of problem with it. According to the feedback these days, we highly recommend buying the diagnostic tool bundle MB SD C4 and Dell D630 for the following points:

Customer A: I would advise buy MB SD CONNECT C4 with D630 laptop, because it is connected via LAN Cable but not COM Port as mb star c3. Most laptops have not this COM port; also, used Laptop may have problem on COM port so that you would not communication well.
I got this Mercedes multiplexer MB SD Connect Compact 4 from www.mbstartool.com (a specialized web for Mercedes vehicles) for almost one year. It is still working well.

Customer B: I do not need install any software because this package offer includes Dell 630 in which the newest software Xentry 2019.7 for mb sd c4 was pre-installed before delivery. When I get the SD C4, I directly use it. No need to activation. Very convenient!

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Technicians’ suggestion:
1. It is more suitable for most people without too much maintenance experience, because this standard kit including an internal hard drive with all software pre-installed, will minimize setup difficulties and come into use directly.
2. It will much faster to diagnose with internal hard drive in Dell laptop than with external drive.
3. It is much easier to carry the sd c4 multiplexer and laptop D630 for diagnosis.
Nothing to unplug or fall off.

Ps. New 2019.7 MB SD Connect Compact 4:

1. New MB SD Connect C4 come with D-LINK WIFI Card
2. New MB SD Connect C4 has more competitive price
3. New MB SD Connect C4 come with latest software: V2015.7
4. New MB SD Connect C4 support both cars and trucks, support wifi connection
5. New MB SD Connect C4 come with one year warranty.

How to install WIS 102015 for SD Connect C4

This is the instruction on how to install Workshop Information System V2015.10 for 2015.09 mercedes star diagnostic mb sd connect c4 multiplexer.

Free download MB WIS ASRA 10/2015 FULL Torrent:

https://www.dropbox.com/s/bwotrms6vi7o3vg/WIS_1015.zip?dl=0

Version: 3.11.12.0
Language: Multilingual
Crack: None
Description: Mercedes-Benz WIS / ASRA Information Base repair of cars and trucks, Mercedes-Benz buses for the European and American markets.

Extras. Info.: This is a full release, suitable for installation “from scratch.”

WIS installation instruction:

Install Admin Tool

Select start

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Internet Explorer prompt: select Yes.

Select Start registration.

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Select Run at the bottom prompt.

Select Run at the bottom prompt.

Installing …

Select a language and click OK.

Click Next.

Click Next.

Installing EWA…

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Click Next.

Finished installing EWA Admin Tool, and click Finish.

Check WIS Startkey

Select Startkey and copy NAC address to ID in HP-EVA Keygen interface.

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Set the Expiration dates.

Copy EPCnet to its Startkey, and WISnet to its Startkey.

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Close HP-EVA Keygen interface.

Click Save in EWA Admin Tool.

Startkey successfully saved. Click Exit.

Install WIS database

Select WIS and click Install WIS database.

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Prompt: WIS installation

1 check WIS Startkey

2 check WIS information medium

3 copy all WIS files to hard disk

4 install new EWA software version (optional)

5 test new WIS database

6 install new WIS database

7 carry out correction of work steps

8 set up latest WIS documents

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Installing WIS database…

Click Continue.

Click Continue.

Click Confirm.

Click Continue.

Click Continue.

Click Continue.

WIS database installation completes.

Click Exit.

Select Yes to exit Admin Tool.

Set up EWA

Select Favorites>>EWA net>>EWA net.

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Enter User and Password (admin, admin) to Log in.

Change password and click OK.

Select Workshop.

Workshop: 123

Country: U.S.A.(705)

Click Save.

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Select Group>>Administrator group.

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Select EPC access authorization: As workshop access authorization

Select WIS/ASRA access authorization: As workshop access authorization

Click Save.

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Click OK.

Run EWA

Again, select Favorites>>EWA net>>EWA net.

Log in with new password.

Click WIS/ASRA.

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Close the interface of “ WIS/ASRA-what’s new…”

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WIS diagnostic interface…

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(note: Mercedes software 2019.07 for MB SD C4 at obd2tool comes with pre-installed WIS, no need to install yourself)

MB Star C3 V2015.9 up Multiplexer Initialization Failed Solution

Here is the obd2tool.com engineer solution to Mb Star C3 V2018.9 up DAS Xentry multiplexer initialization failed problem.

Error message:

Initialization of diagnosis multiplexer failed.

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Possible causes:

The link between the diagnosis multiplexer and the diagnostic socket is interrupted.

The link between the diagnostic multiplexer and the diagnostic unit is interrupted.

The voltage supply at the diagnostic socket (circuit 30 and (or) circuit 31) is faulty.

Note:

When using SDconnect,check the connection status using the Toolkit.

Solution:

1. First check if you use the correct software for Star C3 not sd connect c4, you do not modify software by yourself and it passes self-test.

If all these are okay, replace the Config file in c:\program\mecredes-benz\config

Config file

https://mega.nz/#!vhFEXBiL!jeFN5y38eCEH3ZitnQ2lvOGKBn3hJTWb4KsZ70I537k

2.If still not work, check device and vehicle communication

3. Otherwise send your MB Star C3 and software back to repair.

How to Enable tank info & L100KM into KML Mercedes W211 W203, etc.

Here is a tutorial of how to do it: use MB SD Connect C4 mux to enable tank info & L/100KM into KM/L mercedes W211 (W203) (w221) and more

In DAS Developer mode :
Kombiinstrument -> Diagnose nach Werkangabe -> Steuergerate-Anpassungen ->
Steuergerate-Anpassungen (Variantencoderierung) -> Variantkodierung Werkeinstellungen ->

In the menu that shows , you scroll down untill you read the line : Tankinfo im Reichweitebild
enable this option
now you have tankinfo in the screen that otherwise only showed range

If you allso wanna adjust the way fuel consumtion is showed
you scroll a little more down untill you read the line : Verbrauchanzeige km
you can change it from L/100km into km/l

Scroll down and confirm Coding by pressingF3

if you watch your Instrument Cluster , you notice that scrolling through the menu , nothing changed .

For this , the “Kombiinstrument” needs a reboot.
to do this in Developer mode we go back by hitting F1 -> 3 times
then choose Ansteuerungen -> Gesamstliste aller Ansteuerungen ->
Scroll down untill you see the line : Steuergeraet Resetten (PowerON-Modus) (FN_Reset_SG_Power_ON)
Press F3 and confirm again with F3
Now you will see the “Kombiinstrument” reboots

(Solved) vxdiag Benz xentry no access authorization

Solution to vxdiag Benz xentry error “No access authorization, You must contact the User Help Desk.

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Reason:

Means the License errors, need register again.

How to register Xentry?

If you use the hard disk in the package, you will find a TOOL folder on the desktop, click it and then “1 – StartKeyCenter”.

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First open “1-StartKeyCenter” and “2-Key”, enter ID and date, finally press the rectangle button to gain registration code.

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Copy and paste the registration code into the StartKey box, press “Save” button.

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Get message “StartKey saved successfully.” means the registration succeed.

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PS: The final step is to save the registration info, this step is important which can’t be neglected, just Run”3 -Save”.

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The solution is applied to the popular V2018.12 Benz C6 OEM DOIP Xentry

As well as sdconnect C4

How to Slove MB SD C4 Cannot Access OBD2 Port

When using china clone mb sd connect compact 4 Multiplexer, it could not link to the car computer, MB SD Connect C4 offered a message, saying like “check cable connection / turn ignition on”. Then tried again, clone SDconnect compact 4 multiplexer cannot access OBD2 port
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According to customer’s feedback that he failed to access to the diagnostic OBD port when tried to use sd connect c4 read errors code from Benz SRS system. The system prompted an error message “check cable connection/turn ignition on”.
Possible Reason:

The error lies on the SD Connect C4’s battery.
Solution from OBD2TOOL.COM:

1) Check and record your MB SD Connect C4 multiplexer battery
2) Hook up a digital multimeter to set it to the direct current
3) Get two t-pins and plug them into the OBD socket at PIN 5 and PIN17 position
4) Put your positive lead to PIN16 and negative lead to PIN5.
5) Write down the voltage on the digital multimeter
6) Check if the voltage you from PIN16 and PIN 5 is same in step 1.
7) Find the light green wire with a blue tracer band of PIN10 of the OBDII connector.
8) If the voltage differs in step 1 and step 6, the problem is probably with your battery.
9) If the battery is damaged or broken, please replace your battery.
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Vediamo Not connect to SD Connect C4 Problem

Problem:
I have sd connect c4 multiplexer.
It works great with Xentry with cable connection.
O/S: Windows 7 64 Bits.

But Vediamo V05.00.05 has issue connecting to MB SD C4.
After opened up Vediamo, I press on update. Then, i got error message

“The Caesar-Hardware Part A / Part C (ISA) / Part Y is not supported under Windows (7) – 64Bits.”

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Possible reason :
Vediamo is not compatible with Windows 7 64 bit operating system.
Solution 1:
Solution 1 is provided by customer.

“I just fixed it.

There is no Part D needed. or Part …etc.

All i did is, change Device ID 0 to 01 in INI file
Because my SD C4 is 01 .

I modified Vediamo_c.ini in ProgramData/Vediamo/Config

You will see 3rd Line from top, DefaultDeviceNumber=xx

Change xx to your device number.

Hope this helps!!

Solution 2:
If solution 1 does not work, please change another laptop with Windows 7 32-bit. OBD2TOOL engineers have tested Vediamo and MB SD Connect C4 on 32bit system perfectly.

MB SD C4 Device not connection solution

One of our customer had the device not connection problem when using Mercedes MB SD Connect C4 diagnostic system. Here is the working solution provided by Obd2tool.com engineer.

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Solution:
You are required to update the MB SD C4 firmware follow the guide here:

1.  Install SD Connect C4 battery
2.  Update SDConnect

He did follow the solution but still had the file for software update error

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The problem is that the names are wrong in file “SDconnect Toolkit “, you need to correct them as:
Update_automatic , Update_manual ; Update_Special

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Customer feedback:
this was the right solution of the Problem.
The Names were wrong.
Thank you very much for your help.

How to install the battery for 2017.03 mb star c4 diagnostic tool

mercedes benz diagnostic scanner mb star c4 newest version is 2017.03 , support WIFI,  do you know how to install mb star c4 batteries ? Here is the steps help you solve the battery installation problems.

1. Please prepare the following tools:

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①— sd connect c4 multiplexer which need to input the batteries。
②— 6 units Ni-MH Rechargeable batteries,Size:AA, Voltage:1.2V,
Capacity:above 1700mA。
③— 1 unit 108M WIFI Card。
④— Plum screwdriver,Specification:T-20
2.Take out the rubber from sd connect c4 firmware :
2.1 Use the T20 Plum screwdriver to take out the screws as below.

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2.2 Take out the rubber as below.

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①— Batteries Space.
②— WIFI Card Space. ③— SD Card Space.
3. Insert the Rechargeable batteries.
3.1 Use the T20 Plum screwdriver to take out the screws of Batteries Space fixation as below.

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3.2 Take out the fixation of Batteries Space. Pay attention to the Battery polarity marked in the Batteries Space.

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3.3 Insert the sd connect c4 battery. Note the Battery polarity.

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3.4 Button on the Fixation of Batteries Space after inputting the Rechargeable batteries.

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3.5 Use the T20 Plum screwdriver to fix the screws of Batteries Space fixation as below. Inserting the batteries is finished for mercedes star diagnosis compact 4.

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