FLY SVCI J2534 FAQs (Online Programming, Functions, Installation)

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FLY SVCI J2534 or FVDI J2534, performing the same functions as genuine VCM II, is a vehicle communication interface device compatible with original Ford, Mazda, Toyota, Honda and JLR software.
Here’re some frequently asked questions about fly fvdi j2534 diagnostic interface.

Part 1: svci j2534 online programming
Part 2: svci j2534 functions
Part 3: svci j2534 installation

Part 1: svci j2534 online programming
Q: Can fvdi j2534 support offline programming?
A: It only supports online programming.

Q: Can I use fvdi j2534 tool to program keys for FORD Transit mk6 2005 2.4 desiel?
A: If you program key online, yes.

Q: I used VCM2 offline programming before, but an online programming account is required to use fvdi j2534?
A: Yes.

Q: Does this diagnostic tool support coding reprogramming pcm immo for Ford & Mazda?
A: Use online programming.

Q: Can I use it to do module programming for mazda 2017 cx-5?
A: If use online module programming, yes.

Part 2: svci j2534 functions
Q: Will fvdi j2534 work on Ford & Mazda for injector coding, maintenance reset, egr learning etc. like dealer software?
A: Yes, it will.

Q: Does SVCI J2534 support 2003 mazda speed protege for wds diagnosis?
A: Yes.

Q: Svci j2534 supports module programming for Ford 2017/2018?
A: Yes.

Q: Can it perform 2018 Honda Civic ECU reset?
A: Sorry, it can’t.

Q: Wondering if fvdi j2534 works on Ford raptor 2020 for tune calibration flash?
A: Yes, it’s supported.

Q: Does this scanner work on F-150 F-250 F-350 F-450 and F-550 12V trucks?
A: Sorry, it doesn’t. But you can choose V106 Ford VCM II to do it.
See the comparison table below for more details about their differences in functionality.


SVCI J2534



Automatically startup without license



No virtual machine needed


Support online module programming


Support online PATS/RKE learning


Support SAE J1850 PWM 83.3K baud rate


Support FEPS 18V programming voltage


Support FEPS 5~20V adjustable voltage


Support reading programming voltage


Support EEC-V multiple items data logger

MY 1994~2000 Ford

Support PTEC multiple items data logger

MY 2000~2006 Ford

Support SAE J1850 module programming


MY 1995~2006 Ford

Support power balance performance test

MY 1995~2006 Ford

Support CANBUS module programming

MY2006~2018 Ford

Support online software update


Keep software latest

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Part 3: svci j2534 installation
Q: After completing the fvdi j2534 software installation, it prompted the license was expired.
A: Don’t use quick start function. If you open IDS directly, it’ll report this error.

Q: During the installation, an error was reported as shown in the image.
A: The software file has been broken. Please re-download and re-install it. The latest software can be downloaded via STIC’s official website:

Q: It shows the license is not found. How to fix it?
A: Please view the full installation video first. Don’t open the software by IDS.

Step-to-step Guide on how to install FLY FVDI J2534 Diagnostic Interface.
Software version: IDS V111.03
Step 1:
Open IDS-110.01_full. exe in the DVD and select a language.



Step 2:
Accept the license agreement and select the destination drive to install IDS.

Step 3:
The InstallShield Wizard has successfully installed IDS. Restart your computer before using the program.

Step 4:
Right click on FVDI_J2534_Ford_Setup. exe in the CD and select “Run as administrator”.

Step 5:
Follow up the instructions to install SVCI Based Software and SVCI Passthru Driver on your computer.


Step 6:
Click on Next to install PL2303USB-to-Serial.

Step 7:
Open the icon of ” FVDI J2534 for Ford” on the desktop to launch it.

Step 8:
Fill in the fields as the image shows to continue.

Now you’re ready to use!