FCA 12+8 Adapter is used for Chrysler's Security Gateway Module (SGM) which limits an aftermarket scan tool to only reading DTCs and viewing data. With Chrysler 12+8 Adaptor, it allows communication with latest Chrysler, Dodge, Jeep, Fiat & Alfa vehicles till year 2019. Can be used with Autel Maxisys Series and IM608, OBDSTAR devices like OBDSTAR X300 DP Plus, Launch devices like Launch X431 V etc.
FCA 12+8 Adapter for Chrysler Work on Autel MaxiSys/IM608 /Launch X431 V/ OBDSTAR
FCA 12+8 Adapter is used for Chrysler's Security Gateway Module (SGM) which limits an aftermarket scan tool to only reading DTCs and viewing data.
2018 and newer Chrysler, Dodge, Ram, Jeep, and Fiat now have a secure gateway module or SGM. This SGM will not allow your scan tool to do bidirectional controls on the vehicle.The new Chrysler 12+8 Diagnostic Cable allows communication with latest model Chrysler, Dodge, Jeep, Fiat & Alfa vehicles.
The 12+8 Adapter can be used with Maxisys Series Scanners MS906BT+ like MS906BT, MS906S, MS908, MS908S, MS908S PRO, Maxisys Elite and IM608.
OBDSTAR devices like OBDSTAR X300 DP Plus
Launch devices like Launch X431 V, Launch X431 V+ etc.
What is it used for?
1. It's used to diagnose on Chrysler Jeep Renegade Wrangler 300C after 2018 year
2. Most 2018 and newer FCA vehicles include a Security Gateway Module.
Expect to see this message when scanning a Chrysler with the Security Gateway Module:
DEVICE UNABLE TO COMMUNICATE WITH THE CONTROL UNIT
Placement of the SGM varies, but it is often located in the side kick panel, passenger side near the glove box, or behind the radio.
YOU MUST USE THE APPROPRIATE CONVERTER. NO RETURNS WILL BE ACCEPTED FOR DAMAGE CAUSED BY USING THE WRONG POWER TYPE.
Features and Functions:
Read data stream
Special functions such as exit from transport mode
Chrysler 12+8 Adapter needed on Vehicles with Secure Gateway Module:
For 2015+ Fiat 500x
For 2015+ RAM Promaster City
For 2016+ Jeep Renegade
For 2017+ Alfa Romeo Giulia
For 2017+ Jeep Compass
For 2017+ Jeep Cherokee
For 2018+ Jeep Wrangler
For 2018+ Ram Trucks
For 2018+ Dodge Durango
For 2018+ Jeep Wrangler (JL Body only, not JK)
For 2018+ Dodge Journey
For 2018+ Jeep Grand Cherokee
For 2018+ Chrysler Pacifica
For 2018+ Chrysler 300
For 2018+ Dodge Charger
For 2018+ Dodge Challenger
For 2019+ Most Fiat/ Chrysler/ Jeep/ Ram vehicles
For 2020+ ALL FCA vehicles
1pc x FCA 12+8 Adapter