Digimaster 3 Digimaster III Original Odometer Correction Master Technical problem
Digimaster 3 update instruction
Digimaster 3 supported vehicle list
How to adjust mileage using Digimaster 3
Digiprog 3 VS Digimaster 3
|Item Name||Digiprog 3||Digimaster 3 (D3)|
|How to change mileage||By OBD2 or dashboard||By OBD2 or dashboard|
|How to Update||
Cannot update by clients.
Update via email or send back the interface to the dealer
|Original, can be update online.1 year free update|
Cover less vehicles than d3.
Do well on VW/Audi models, except AUDI A1 A3 Golf 6.
Cannot work well on Ford Benz BMW Opel, but d3 can do.
Best km tool for universal car, such as Ford BMW Toyota Benz VW Audi Volvo Renault Peugeot and high-end cars.
D3 Vehicle List
1996-2013 (some 2014)
the vehicle year differs one from the other based on specific vehicle
the vehicle year differs one from the other based on specific vehicle
|Tokens||No tokens limited||ItemNo.SP78 no token limited, ItemNo.SP78-B 980Tokens|
|Functions||Digital speedometer setting and programming||
Odometer correction / Audio decoding / Airbag resetting
/ Engine ECU resetting/ IMMO / Key Programming for Benz &BMW etc
Digiprog3 & D3,
which is better to choose?
If you want one mileage correction device to do most normal brand cars, you can choose Digiprog3 is enough.
For a multi-functions mileage correction tool supports new and high-end cars , the D3 is the best choice.
D3 contains the advanced technology of programming new keys for BMW/Benz, CAS-BDM reading/writing and resetting; 35080V6 erasure etc.
How to use digimaster 3 to program mileage odometer for VW Audi ?
How to do circuit connection of welding for digimaster III ?
How to do 8 Pin IC desoldering with D3 ?
Q: Digimaster 3(Item NO:SP78) with no tokens limitation VS Digimaster 3(Item NO:SP78-B) with 980 tokens?
A: There are mainly 2 points on this issues,
Q1. Does it need to register?
A1. Yes, both of them need to register. But, Digimaster 3 (Item NO. SP78) with no tokens limitation has already been registered before shipped out, so no need to register again by yourself, you could use it directly.
Digimaster 3(Item NO:SP78-B) with 980 tokens need to register by yourself, please send us your serial number (S/N) and we will send you ID and password.
For the detailed steps, please read the Digimaster III user manual. we also attached the details.
Q2. Does it need tokens?
A2. Digimaster 3 (Item NO. SP78) needs no tokens when it works with the Digimaster 3 supported cars, only after the factory develops the newest supported car models it will need tokens, if it needs tokens, Digimaster 3 main unit will prompt you.
Digimaster (Item NO.SP78-B) needs tokens when it works with the car models with CPU chip and SCM, but not needs for most car models with Octagonal chips.
Q: Howdo I know what method I could use to change mileage for my car and which adapter to use?
A: Advice you mainly refer to Digimaster3 main unit instruction, it will tell you what method and what adapter to use for a specific car model.
As for the supported newest car model after 2008 year,
You could refer to Digimaster 3 supported newest car list:, which clearly shows the suitable method, adapter and storage location for each supported car model.
Q: Can I use digimaster3 to adjust mileage for Renault master PH3 via OBD diagnostic socket?
A: No, it is by "Memory Directly" (need to de-solder chip, connect to main unit by OBP adapter) method not by "OBD Diagnostic" method.
A part of VW vehicles and several BMW and Mercedes Benz car models adjust mileage via OBD Diagnostic, most of other Vehicles need to de-solder chip.
Read more in the Digimaster 3 supported newest car list:
Q: I use digimaster 3 to change mileage for BMW E46 2005 by OBD diagnostic method and use VW Audi OBDII adapter. The digimaster3 screen display "Device not found"
A: No, OBD diagnostic method is not suitable for BMW E46 2005, it is only suitable for a part of BMW after 2008 year. Advice you mainly refer to digimaster 3 operation instructions, it will show you what method and what adapter to use, where the storage located.
Q: Can any tool change the engine ECU ?
A: Yes, the Digimaster 3 can do it.
How to solve Digimaster 3 Black Screen / White Screen?
Press button number 8 and click button OK at the same time, then “Press OK to confirm, and if the button “continue update Firmware” appears, it means your device EBOOT program is old version, you need to firstly update EBOOT program and choose a convenient way to update Digimaster 3 kernel.
Digimaster 3 update kernel
After update EBOOT, it is necessary to update kernel.
Tips: Before update EBOOT, please instal D3 TOOL first.
Step 1: Press button number 8 and button OK at the same time, and turn the power on. When you see “Press OK to confirm and continue update Firmware” press OK, then it enter the procedure of updating.
Step 2: Connect D3 with a computer through Mini USB (purple color), you can see a tip "Found New Hardware wizard".As the image shown below.
Step 3: choose "install the software automatically", click "click"
Step 4: If DIGIMASTER 3 have been installed already, choose the second “SEC SOC SMDK Board” in dialog box as shown below, and click "Next" to complete driver installation.
Step 5:Double-click Digimaster 3 PC Tools and choose "Kernel Update".
Step 6: Make sure the purple Mini USB is connected, then you can see " USB connect succeed"
Step 7: click "Kernel Update" and choose "EBOOT_20110427.bin" then click "OK" to start EBOOT program update.
Step 8: After 10sec. the DIGIMASTER 3 screen appears a twinkling red 'YH' logo which means EBOOT update is complete.
After update EBOOT successfully, please turn the power off and choose a appropriate way to update the kernel.
TIPS: Please uninstall the anti-virus software and firewall temporarily in order to run the software normally.
After Update EBOOT, still not work?
Second way, please operate by following the next tips:
1.Remove SD card from D3 to cardreader,and connect to PC. After successful connection, click "Removable Disk(E:)" as showed in the picture.
2. Delete the old file "YHTech" which is inSD card.
3. Copy the "YHTech" files from CD, and save it in SD card.
4. Please insert SDcard into D3 after successfully copy and paste. Then connect to network andturn on D3, click "OK" for downloading when appear remark of "Pleaseconnect network download hypervisors!" in the interface. It can befunctioned after successful download.”
1) When you use digimaster3 ck1200, if the following error appears, this is IP restriction,
please tell us, we will help you remove restriction according to IP.
2) The following digimaster3 BMW adapter has not been concluded:
3) Digimaster 3 English version doesn't have TMS370 Programmer adpater, only Chinese version has.
After-sales questions and issues: Contact our Customer Service Department. (A customer representative will get back to you).
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