BMW ICOM A2 Network Connection Setup User Manual

This is all about network connection (wired or wireless) setup for BMW ICOM A2 diagnosis with ISTA+ or programming with ICOM ISTA/P. All situations you may encounter are solved here. *****Part 1 Wired connection when ISTA-P programming it’s better to use Lan cable to connect to network instead of wifi, for wifi is not stable sometime Read More …

BMW E39 OBD diagnose with BMW ICOM scanner

Question: For my E39 I already have a D+KCAN cable and bmw scanner 1.4.0. I would like to have the option to access a wider range of models. For example the old models with ADS interface (e.g. E34 or E36) but also newer models. Does ADS work with ICOM Scanner? Most good adapters which support Read More …

BMW ICOM A2 FAQ

1. Can BMW ICOM A2 software be updated if yes how so? And does this tablet run ista/d and ista/p can it program and code modules Hello my friend: the software can be updated, but you need to buy a new software HDD from obd2tool.com! You just need to buy one time for one year, the Read More …

(Fixed) BMW ICOM A3 program ok but fail to diagnose

Question: BMW ICOM A3 Program on Youobd2 ok but diagnose with no luck, device fail to connect. How to do? bmw icom diagnosis Possible reason: The hardware version is too low to do diagnostic job. Solution: Update firmware to the newest version, e.g fw 1.40.05/01.25.02 To get ICOM, ICOM A1 and common ICOM A2+B+C for Read More …

Learn much about BMW ICOM & ICOM A2

Learn it from an experienced technician. I consulted ICOM A2 from the professional technician mainly because I read much information in BMW forums telling that the only difference between ICOM A2 & ICOM is the hardware. Actually, ICOM A is the first generation BMW ICOM device. ICOM A is the basic component. In physical terms, it Read More …