Once a software subscription expires the car diagnostic tool will not stop working, but the regular updates delivered by Launch will be unavailable. To continue to get the most from your Launch X431 Master, GDS or Diagun device and to pass the improvements delivered from Launch on to your customers; further subscriptions may be purchased directly from us.
There have been some stories in the news lately about automotive software piracy, recently a seller who had illegally obtained vehicle repair information has been caught by Trading Standards and charged with the offence. Purchasing official software for your car diagnostic tool is the only way to guarantee the performance of your device, which is why we offer additional two year subscription packages for our Launch X431 devices.
Using the serial number of your X431 device, Launch updates your subscription package as soon as your order is processed, and updating your software couldn’t be easier! We have published a comprehensive guide to downloading X431 updates on our website which takes you step-by-step through the process.
So if the software subscription for your car diagnostic tool is due to expire soon consider another two years of updates and improvements from Launch – remember to have the serial number of your device handy as entering it into our website as you order will speed up delivery!
by Marc Yates