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NEW FAQ on digimaster iii (sp78) VS digimaster 3 (sp78-b) technical usage

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NEW FAQ on digimaster iii VS digimaster 3 technical usage

Q: Digimaster 3(Item NO:SP78) with no tokens limitation VS Digimaster 3(Item NO:SP78-B) with 980 tokens?
A: There are mainly 2pcs of difference:

Q. Does it need to register?
A. 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.

Q.  Does it need tokens?
A. 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:  How do 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: How to update Digimaster 3?
A: Just connect network cable to update, for detailed instruction,

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