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Can any one tell me where i can have the Auto locking settings turned on?

If any one here can do it i will pay for it to be done.

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If anyone local to you has VAG-COM, i'm sure they'll be happy to oblige. Failing that, pop down to the dealers and ask them to put it on for you..

BUT, don't let them charge you for it as it's only a 30 second job and they'll be ripping you off if they do charge! [;)]
 

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It may only be a 30 second job but the equipment costs money. My vag
com cost me ?200. I usually charge ?10 for auto lock, beep on lock etc
and full diagnostic scan. More if i have to travel.

I have done it for free for my mates who have all offered to pay which
I think is common decency. If you do find someone who will do it for
free, It is always a nice gesture to offer money or throw in a six pack
of beer etc. Just my pennys worth.
 

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Can anyone tell me where can I find the information on how to do things like auto locking and last door lock using Vag com, I have Vag com and use it to find faults but I am awhere now by looking at post on this forum that Vag com can do a lot more than I first thought.

Any help would be great.
 

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Can anyone tell me where can I find the
information on how to do things like auto locking and last door lock
using Vag com, I have Vag com and use it to find faults but I am awhere
now by looking at post on this forum that Vag com can do a lot more
than I first thought.

Any help would be great.
Look on www.ross-tech.com/vag-com/cars/index.html , you'll find all the common procedures for the MK4 listed
 

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I've scanned numerous cars at meets and local houses, cleared faults,
enabled autolock, alarm beeps, cruise etc and will continue doing so.

I have accepted the odd beer or so but NEVER asked for anything.

Anybody that charges is a complete stinge!!!!!

My vagcom also cost a lot of money but this forum is, on the whole a good community with good spirit.
 

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Can anyone tell me where can I find the
information on how to do things like auto locking and last door lock
using Vag com, I have Vag com and use it to find faults but I am awhere
now by looking at post on this forum that Vag com can do a lot more
than I first thought.

Any help would be great.
Look on www.ross-tech.com/vag-com/cars/index.html , you'll find all the common procedures for the MK4 listed
Is it just me or does this link take you to a Microsoft website?

EDIT: It did on Firefox, not on Explorer!
 

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I've scanned numerous cars at meets and local houses, cleared faults, enabled autolock, alarm beeps, cruise etc and will continue doing so.
I have accepted the odd beer or so but NEVER asked for anything.

Anybody that charges is a complete stinge!!!!!

My vagcom also cost a lot of money but this forum is, on the whole a good community with good spirit.
Well said Gary! Bringing VAG-COM to the next meet? [;)] haha this will be my third car you have enabled auto-lock on.. Maybe it's time for a beer
 

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Anyone in the B'ham area that could do a scan for me please? I have had faults for a while now.

Cheers
Im based in Brum mate, add me to msn and we can sort summat out. Only got it the other day so am learning it, but if its just a scan u need should be ok.

My email is

[email protected]
 

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Anyone in the B'ham area that could do a scan for me please? I have had faults for a while now.

Cheers
Im based in Brum mate, add me to msn and we can sort summat out. Only got it the other day so am learning it, but if its just a scan u need should be ok.

My email is

[email protected]
Don't want to butt in, but just thought I'd mention the airbag problem - there are some airbag controllers that go faulty just by being scanned by vag-com - read about it here
(Just in case you didn't know)
 

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Anyone in the B'ham area that could do a scan for me please? I have had faults for a while now.

Cheers
Im based in Brum mate, add me to msn and we can sort summat out. Only got it the other day so am learning it, but if its just a scan u need should be ok.

My email is

[email protected]
Don't want to butt in, but just thought I'd mention the airbag problem - there are some airbag controllers that go faulty just by being scanned by vag-com - read about it here
(Just in case you didn't know)
Worth mentioning Benjie, cheers.

I believe the latest ver 512? doesnt scan the airbags as standard and if by some mistake you do scan em , it warns you, so double failsafe really. Cheers for the heads up tho, the last thing i would want to do is mess someones car up! Well worth mentioning.
 

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Use a dongle interface and the chances of triggering this fault is very low.

-from the site-

http://www.ross-tech.com/vag-com/vw_issues.html

Update:
Although the root cause of the problem is definitely a bug in the module's firmware,
we think we finally figured out why these modules have a
greater propensity for setting the 65535 code when
accessed with VAG-COM than with the dealer's tools, and
how to avoid this. While we are certain that we have
identified one thing that can cause the 65535 DTC to
set, we cannot be certain that we have identified everything that could
cause it. So the standard warning message will remain in VAG-COM, at
least for the time being. With the Intelligent HEX
Interfaces, the chance of having VAG-COM trip this bug in the airbag
controller is much less than with a "dumb" interface. Beta 402.3 and newer
have some additional safeguards in it specifically designed to avoid this
issue. So if you want the safest possible thing, download and install the
latest Release 404.0
or newer and use that with
one of our current Interfaces on this
airbag controller. Of course, we still can't give you any guarantees. The
fault arises out of a bug in the firmware of the control module itself.
The best we can do is to try to avoid "waking" that bug.
 
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