Ford VCM IDS
Support car module:Ford ,Mazda,Jaguar,Landrover
VCM/IDS software version:IDS V79(for Ford and Mazda)
VCM is the necessary equipment for maintaining Ford and MAZDA. The
diagnostic system IDS (Integrated Diagnostic System) versioned by
Ford Company in 2006 can diagnose, read and clean fault code,
program all Ford vehicles and Mazda vehicles. Meanwhile, IDS is
also the original diagnostic equipment of Land rover and Jaguar.
Identifying the function and features of Four- in- one VCM ,
two-in-one VCM and copied VCM.
1．Four-in-one original VCM:
(1) Its shell is aluminum with good texture and feel.
(2) made in original plastic material with tender feel in gilt
needle industry, its OBD cable and USB cable have strengthened
conduction function and connecting stability, as well as long time
and repeated insert and pull function, and not easy to bend and
(3) its mainboards are all environmental green gilt ones. Two
curcuits are intergrated into one in good welding with brandnew
original IC. With intensive IC in the board, it has complex
structure and comprehensive components.
(4) Useful life of original VCM is about 3 years.
(5) function and features: can work with Landrover, Jaguar, Ford,
2. Two-in-one VCM made in Shenzhen
(1) It has red plastic shell, gorgeous appearance and feels light.
(2) USB cable and OBD are made in common plastic materials. Its pin
is made in common copper. It is short in durability and easy to
bend and deform.
(3) The mainboard is red with two pcs curcuit boards. Its mainboard
and IC are new and in good quality, though it is not original in
(4) Its useful life is about one year.
(5) function: it can diagnose and program ford and mazda, as well
as diagnosing and guard against theft some Land rover.
3 Market copied VCM
(1) its red shell is also made in aluminim with gorgeous color and
feels rather light and blank.
(2) We can see its structure clearly after removing its shell. Such
VCM has only one green mainboard with simple and cheap structure.
(3) Its USB and OBD cables are made in common plastic materials
with copper pins. It is short in durability and easy to bend and
(4) As it is new on the market, we are not clear how long it can be
(5) It can diagnose and program part Land rover, Januar, Ford,
Mazda. It is the same as universal equipment. The shortcoming is
that it is incomplete in diagnosing and simple in function.
1 The following is the difference between original and copied VCM
2. We can clearly identify from the picture that；
Our VCM is that in the upper side, which has two pcs curcuit boards
and intensive IC, as well as superior and competent components.
Copied VCM is that in the download with one curcuit and much less
IC, cheap cost.
we can easily identify the two kinds of VCM on the hand, except by
removing removing its shell. It is rather light and feels blank.
With high-qualified original IC, competent components and gilt
craftwork, our VCM is good in texture with enough weight.