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STC SVCI DoIP? JLR VCI DoIP or DA-Dongle J2534 VC?

What is STC SVCI DoIP?

The SVCI DoIP Vehicle Communication Interface (VCI) is used by professional technicians as an aid in diagnosing and repairing vehicle electrical and electronic systems. The SVCI DoIP is designed to connect the vehicle to a host PC computer application which then functions though the  SVCI DoIP for data transfer and Electronic Control Unit (ECU) reprogramming. Using the VCI Manager PC application software, The SVCI DoIP is capable of communicating over a USB cable.

What is JLR VCI DoIP?

JLR DoIP VCI is the newest interface for Jaguar and Land Rover vehicles.
It is the only unit that will be compatible with the Pathfinder Software and all JLR vehicles with the new vehicle architectures found in 2017 and newer vehicles (from the Range Rover/Range Rover Sport L405/L494). In addition to the 2017 and newer vehicles
the DoIP VCI will also be capable of interfacing with 2014 through 2016 Multi-CAN architecture vehicles (see application list below). Vehicles 2014 and older vehicles not detailed here will continue to use the current diagnostic system and VCIs.

What is DA-DoIP Dongle?

The DA-DoIP Dongle connects directly to the vehicle OBDII (Diagnostic) connector, it then connects to the laptop via a USB cable for use with Jaguar Land Rover Pathfinder. Once the D-PDU driver files are loaded, this product will allow normal operation with the Jaguar Land Rover Pathfinder software. The DA-DoIP Dongle has been verified and tested by Jaguar Land Rover for the correct operation.

Products STC SVCI DoIP JLR VCI DoIP DA-Dongle J2534 VCI
Price Original: 528 usd

Clone: No cloned units

Original: 1,299 usd

Clone: 588 usd

Original: 495 usd

Clone: 100 usd

Operating system Windows 7 32/64 bit

Windows 8 32/64 bit

Windows 10 32/64 bit

Unlimited Only Windows 7 32bit
Installation process Easy Easy Difficult
Speed Fastest Faster Relatively slow
Stability Stabilization Stabilization General
WiFi No Yes No
Firmware update Online sw update and keep software latest always Unknown Unknown
Software update Online fw update Online fw update Unknown
SDD Works Works NOT works
Pathfinder Works Works Works
Programming Online programming with your own account Online programming, coding & key programming with your own account ECU & key programming
Automatic scan to read VIN
Read DTC
Read single date stream
Read multiple date streams
ECU refresh
ECU configuration
Protocol CANBUS Channel 1 at 125/250/500/1000kbps
CANBUS Channel 2 at 125/250/500/1000kbps
One UART channels (K & L Lines)
One J1850ISO9141
J1850 PWM(Ford SCP)
ISO14229 JLR Powertrain CANBUS
ISO14229 JLR Chassis CANBUS
ISO14229 JLR Comfort CANBUS
ISO13400 DoIP
Covers CAN, MultiCAN, ISO9141 and SCP Vehicle Networks · Covers DoIP, CAN, MultiCAN protocols

It does not support older ISO9141, J1850 PWM protocols or FEPS programming voltages found on older vehicles.

Vehicle coverage:

STC SVCI DoIP vehicles list:

Software Name Vehicle Name Model Years Support’s functions
SDD2 Land Rover L316 2005~2016 All
L319 2005~2016 All
L320 2005~2016 All
L322 2005~2016 All
L359 2005~2016 All
L405 2005~2016 All
L494 2005~2016 All
L550 2005~2016 All
L538 2005~2016 All
Jaguar X100 2005~2016 All
X150 2005~2016 All
X152 2005~2016 All
X202 2005~2016 All
X250 2005~2016 All
X350 2005~2016 All
X351 2005~2016 All
X400 2005~2016 All
Pathfinder Land Rover L405 2017~latest All
L494 2017~latest All
L462 2017~latest All
Jaguar X152 2017~latest All
X761 2017~latest All
X760 2017~latest All
X260 2017~latest All
Note: All Jaguar and Land Rover models produced after 2016 can work with pathfinder software;

SVCI DoIP will constantly update sw for the latest JLR models.

JLR VCI DoIP car list:

Work with all Jaguar & Land Rover models after 2005 year.

Work with the models after 2017, support Pathfinder software application

Work with the models before 2016, support SDD software.

In addition to the 17MY vehicle line applications, the DOIP VCI will be capable of interfacing with 14-16MY Multi-CAN architecture vehicle lines on the Pathfinder diagnostic system.

Jaguar  XE (X760)

Jaguar  F-Pace (X761)

Jaguar  F-Type (X152)

Jaguar  XF (X260)

Jaguar  XJ (X351) – 16MY only

Jaguar F-Pace 2017

Jaguar SType 2017

Evoque (L538)

Discovery Sport (L550)

Range Rover (L405)

Range Rover Sport (L494)

DA-DoIP Dongle vehicle list:

The DA-DoIP Dongle has been tested by Jaguar Land Rover on the latest vehicle range covered by Pathfinder.

JLR Vehicles Supported?
Defender Yes
Discovery /LR3/LR4 Yes
Range Rover Sport & New Range Rover Sport Yes
Range Rover Yes*
New Range Rover Yes
Freelander /LR2 Yes
Evoque Yes
XJ – X300/X308 No
XJ – X350 No
XJ – X351 Yes
XK – X100 No
XK – X150 Yes
XF Yes
S-Type No
X-Type No
F-Type Yes
(Yes) – Vehicle line fully supported:
(Yes) – Vehicle line fully supported apart from viewing Data logger signals from both ECM and TCM
modules simultaneously on 2006MY variants :
(No) – Vehicle Line Not supported – supported by DAVINA J2534 or DA-ST512 vehicle interface


Note:  It does not support older ISO9141, J1850 PWM protocols or FEPS programming voltages found on older vehicles.


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