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iDatastart ADS-USB-ECO Flashing tool for iDatastart modules

Item # 794USBECO

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About the iDatastart ADS-USB-ECO

Buck Pomerantz

Program your remote start system

If you're planning to install an iDatastart remote start system, you'll need their ADS-USB-ECO updater to flash it for your specific vehicle. And for those who like to keep their systems at the cutting edge, you can use the ADS-USB-ECO to update your remote start system with the latest software as new versions become available from iDatastart. Warranty: 1 year.

What's in the box:

  • USB Adapter (male USB on one end / 4-pin socket on other end)
  • 18.5" Adapter cable (4-pin plugs on both ends)

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More details on the iDatastart ADS-USB-ECO

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Overview: The iDatastart ADS-USB-ECO updater tool is used for flashing iDatastart modules with the proper firmware for your vehicle. Compatible iDatastart modules include ADSHCX, ADSCHX, ADSMIX, and ADSGMX (all sold separately). One end of the included flashing cable plugs into your iDatastart module while the other end plugs into the USB adapter. The USB adapter then plugs into a USB (Type-A) port on your computer for downloading and transferring the firmware to your iDatastart module.

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5 questions already asked

Can this be used for a compustar remote start?
cesat  Mar 07, 2023
1 answer
Greetings Cesat, and thank you for your question. This Idatastart flashing tool is for use with the Idatastart brand of remote start systems only.
hogan  Mar 07, 2023 (Staff)
Is this also compatible with Flashlogic Products as well?
keith  Feb 13, 2023
1 answer
Greetings and thank you for your question. This tool is specific for the Idatastart brand remote start modules.
hogan  Feb 13, 2023 (Staff)
Can I us this with a android phone to flash iDatastart CMHCXA0?
tom  Dec 11, 2022
1 answer
That would be an excellent question to ask someone in our remote start team. If you give us a call at 800.324.9695 to speak with an advisor, they can get you paired with someone who can verify for you.
arielle  Dec 11, 2022 (Staff)
Will this work for flashing a idatalink ads dl?
shawn  Nov 30, 2022
1 answer
This can be used to flash the ADS-DL.
zachary  Dec 01, 2022 (Staff)
Flashing error. Verify USB connection and try again MACFailedException error messages i get when trying to flash fltb1 flash logic have tried 3 different modules all give me this error i am using . I have tried 3 different computers also.794usbeco is ?what device i got to use for flashing
jason  Dec 26, 2020
3 answers
I also had to research the flashing procedure. You have to set up an account and then it recognized the module. Also have to have activeX installed. May be a little help.
jeffrey  Dec 30, 2020
I was worried about the usb adaptor and kept having trouble with browser not being up to date using Edge. Went through IE 11 and it finally worked. Sorry I can't help on YOUR problem too much
jeffrey  Dec 30, 2020
Whenever I tried to flash my vehicle I had to make sure that I was connecting the module first then I connected the Flash Drive. I know that if you do not get the latest software and if you do not use internet Explorer it will give you issues when trying to flash the software. The other thing that I would do is make sure that when flashing the module you select the right one for your vehicle as it matters how you are installing the unit, whether that is with OEM remote (My Setup) or with aftermarket fobs.
preston  Dec 29, 2020

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