(12/12/2017) Renualt CLIP V173 diagnostic software is tested OK and confirmed to work with China CANCLIP interface no issues.
Confirmed! Working with CAN CLIP Renault clone: http://www.obd2diy.fr/producttags/can-clip.html and the like
Two versions should be noted here:
One is Renault CAN CLIP maximum quality: 1:1 clone of the original
The other is a “must have”: the HQ chinese clone on the market, cypress USB chip, 2x29f800 ram …
Renault CAN CLIP 173 Released Notes:
CLIP INFO 173 DOWNLOAD:
CLIP INFO 173 NEW FEATURES:
No new vehicles for this version.
Starting with version CLIP 173, Windows XP is no longer compatible with CLIP.
Maintenance of the Tecra A11 and CF19 MK2 ceased in January 2017 and they can no longer be registered.
Since January 2016 the DELL E5500 units have no longer been serviced and cannot therefore be registered any longer.
Since August 2015 the PANASONIC CF19 MK1 units have no longer been serviced and cannot therefore be registered any longer.
Maintenance of the PANASONIC CF18s ceased in May 2014 and they can no longer be registered.
Starting with DVD CLIP 161, reprogramming with a battery tension lower than 13V is no longer possible.
You absolutely have to connect a battery charger to the vehicle.
Three charger are currently available:
– Ateq BC512 (with or without printer), link: https://www.renault-equipment.com/bc512-15a-automatic-charger.html
– Acctiva Fronius Professional Flash 50A, link: https://www.renault-equipment.com/fronius-automatic-battery-charger-approved-for-new-vehicles-preparation.html
– GYS Flash 50-12HF (rather favourable), link: https://www.renault-equipment.com/gysflash-50-12-hf.html
Please make sure you have this battery charger before starting any work.
Order via your retailer or via the catalogue for Garage equipement: www.infotech.renault.com or www.renault-equipment.com
INFOWEB ?World-wide launch
From now on, Renault users (with Token) of the CLIP diagnostic product will have access to the CLIP InfoWeb service: a new information website for CLIP owners. This site contains information on Renault CLIP products, services, contact details and assistance data to help with everyday queries.
Use the following link to access the site:
or access through the CLIP software using the “Help” menu
SOLAR ?European launch
From now on, Renault users (with Token) of the CLIP diagnostic product will have access to personalised assistance via the SOLAR site.
It is active in the following countries at the moment: