NASTF Information Requests

Tracking: 568 Status: Closed
State: AZ Name: Jason
Category of Request: PowerTrain - Clutch, Drive-Axles, Differential, Transmission, electronic controls, etc. Manufacturer: 2013 HONDA

Inquiry
Have you checked the OEM website?
N/A
Description of Repair unable to perform
Need module information for 2014+ data stream including some missing modules not given to use for the 2013 model years.
Description of Information not available
All data stream
Description of steps taken to obtain information (help/contact function on website, websites, etc.)
We have paid licensing agreement for the 2014 data and contacted the manufacture for this data and we still have not been able to receive the information requested.
Other Comments or Concerns
Notes
Charlie Gorman - 3/20/2014
This is a question of information availability to a tool company and not a technician. There is no clear enforcement path through NASTF, nor the MOU or the Massachusetts statute. The NASTF Board agreed that NASTF’s response to a technician seeking a way to complete Mode 27 (security) testing will be that he is able to purchase from any OEM the same tools made available to franchised dealerships; whereas the response to a tool maker will be that they may or may not be able to secure a license from individual OEMs allowing their tools to have this capability. The game-changer is the 2018 (Mass. & MOU) requirement that requires OEMs to make this information available via a common port (OBD connector using J-2534 perhaps).
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