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by ben.martins
Wed May 31, 2023 10:45 am
Forum: Electric Vehicle
Topic: Single wire CAN on CP Circuit
Replies: 5
Views: 8873

Re: Single wire CAN on CP Circuit

Hi tymcgee, I've uploaded it to the waveform library so as long as you've got an automotive scope you'll be able to grab it from there. Search under Tesla. If you need any further information please feel free to send in a message to support@picotech.com and put FAO of Ben Martins and we can always d...
by ben.martins
Wed May 31, 2023 10:33 am
Forum: Introductions
Topic: hello
Replies: 1
Views: 59

Re: hello

Hello and welcome to the forum! Great to see more ag technicians here. A good place to start would be to take a look at the dedicated heavy duty and off highway sections on the forum - https://www.picoauto.com/support/forum483.html. As a New Holland service tech did you know that you should already ...
by ben.martins
Mon May 22, 2023 11:56 am
Forum: Heavy Duty and Off Highway
Topic: J1939 CAN Decoder
Replies: 3
Views: 15070

Re: J1939 CAN Decoder

Hi PaulW,

Not a problem. I've recently carried out some filming showcasing the J1939 decoder and also looking at Link Files. Hopefully this will be another resource.

Kind regards

Ben
by ben.martins
Fri May 19, 2023 9:18 am
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Presentacion
Replies: 1
Views: 777

Re: Presentacion

Hola Antonio, Forgive me for not replying in your language, but I wouldn't want to accidently insult anyone! Great to have you on the forum. It's a huge source of information which can be a little overwhelming. A place to head in this instance is the Useful Links section - which as the title suggest...
by ben.martins
Fri May 19, 2023 9:09 am
Forum: Diagnostic discussion
Topic: Mercedes M120 Ignition Coil Testing
Replies: 5
Views: 1501

Re: Mercedes M120 Ignition Coil Testing

Hi there, Apologies for the late reply. As vasek has mentioned, current is the safest way to measure these COP styles if you're unsure. In my experience 3 wire COP units tend to have the primary winding in the COP unit so you will only have a supply, trigger and a feedback. Much the same as our guid...
by ben.martins
Tue May 16, 2023 7:54 am
Forum: Electric Vehicle
Topic: TA467 Software Download
Replies: 2
Views: 214

Re: TA467 Software Download

Hello, I believe there has been some confusion. The TA467 is the Pico insulation meter and the software can be downloaded from the following page - https://www.picoauto.com/products/electric-and-hybrid-vehicle. TA467 software download.png Please scroll to the near the bottom and you will find a link...
by ben.martins
Thu May 04, 2023 4:24 pm
Forum: Diagnostic discussion
Topic: Strange DAF LF can bus problem
Replies: 4
Views: 1416

Re: Strange DAF LF can bus problem

Hi, And apologies for the late reply on this. As mentioned being able to ensure which ECU's are online is going to be key here. I would be making use of the J1939 decoder and use the source address list to determine which ECU's are on which network. This is assuming you have an automotive PicoScope ...
by ben.martins
Wed Apr 26, 2023 9:28 am
Forum: Heavy Duty and Off Highway
Topic: Relative compression test
Replies: 2
Views: 2182

Re: Relative compression test

Hello, Thank you for your post and sorry for the late reply. This type of setup is found in a number of places and was even seen on a Toyota Landcruiser at one point! I have seen this setup on a combine where, as shown in your attachments, the dual batteries are connected in parallel but the starter...
by ben.martins
Tue Apr 18, 2023 11:26 am
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Greetings, new to the forum
Replies: 3
Views: 1762

Re: Greetings, new to the forum

Hello richbmar, Great to have you here and I'm sure there are many stories to share from your years in the trade! The forum is a vast place of information and a source for all the items we have collected over the years is the useful information board - https://www.picoauto.com/support/topic15231.htm...
by ben.martins
Tue Apr 18, 2023 11:13 am
Forum: Automotive kit hardware
Topic: MT03A
Replies: 1
Views: 509

Re: MT03A

Hi liviu, I think the follow up video will answer a number of these questions but I'll try to give some examples where we have been using this tool. We've seen a requirement in vehicle manufacturers technical information surrounding high voltage, 3 phase electric motors where a technician is require...