American Honda’s ProFirst Certified Collision Network has accepted DriveCRASH, Drew Technologies’ collision-focused diagnostic platform, for complete vehicle scanning.
DriveCRASH utilizes Honda’s diagnostic software (HDS/i-HDS) in conjunction with DrewTech’s CarDAQ-Plus3 J2534 vehicle communication hardware interface to accurately provide the following vehicle data through remote scanning services:
- DTC scans for all modules, using HDS/i-HDS
- Passenger-seat weight data
- Driver-seat position data
- Seatbelt-tensioner deployment status
- Airbag-system deployment status
- Steering-angle-sensor data
“Drew Technologies has partnered with American Honda on both J2534 reprogramming and OBD projects over the years, and is proud to be able to combine that expertise to support their ProFirst Certified Collision Network with iHDS, using DriveCRASH,” said Bob Augustine, vice president of business development for Drew Technologies/OPUS IVS.
DriveCRASH offers a comprehensive scan solution for collision repair shops in a ruggedized, Windows 10 diagnostic platform with integrated CarDAQ-Plus3 J2534 interface. With no upfront hardware costs, DriveCRASH delivers complete OEM scans with professional remote services, including remote assisted programming, ADAS calibrations and brand-specific diagnostic support from its team of OEM-trained technicians, according to the company.
Focused on repairing modern, intelligent vehicle electronics, DriveCRASH provides coverage across Asian, Domestic and European makes through current model years.