Lanciatrek FAQs: Diagnostic Tools for Weber Marelli IAW ECUs and
Remember, your feedback will fill in details on these pages to make it more
use to all.
Q. How do I know which leads and USB port to use for my car?
A. Read this page here.
Q. Are they Windows programs?
A. No, they are DOS console programs that run on Windows computers. If
you click on them with the cursor you just see a command console to flick on
and off the screen. Follow these guidelines to
save and to run them. This will allow you to run them easily from the
Q. How do I know if it is running?
A. Look at the tumbler at the side of 'press q to quit'. If it moves every
couple of seconds then it's not talking to the ECU. The battery voltage is a
good one to check for a realistic value. If it's not talking and you press q
to quit then it can take up to 15 seconds to get to where it quits.
Q. Do I need to read all this?
A. As these programs go worldwide, even 40 queries at 15 mins each to reply
means 10 hours with no breaks and no money. You have to put effort in
yourself to reap the rewards, because I won't have the time. The uses and
tips below is very useful.
Q. Why is this page called lanciatrek page and not lanciatrekdos page?
A.Lanciatrek is a common family name for the programs to use.
A. Lanciatrekdos.exe (program title bar will show V0.1) is my first attempt
at getting information from this type of ECU. Cat or non-cat are included. I
expect to develop more programs with more functionality and will also name
them starting with lanciatrek.....
to the ECU and displays various parameters such as revs, coolant temp, air
charge temp, fuel injection time, battery voltage etc as well as monitoring
error codes and displaying them such as crank sensor disconnected, TPS
disconnected, pinking and others.
(program title bar will show V0.1) is as above with an added feature that if
the ignition is turned on within the first 8 seconds of the program running,
the ISO code should appear.
Q. How can these programs help me?
A, Look at these uses and tips.
Q. Will these only work with turbo cars?
A. No, but they are set up for the Weber 02/03 MAP sensor. I may be able to
modify it for non-turbo use as well, should the demand arise. Other readings
should be fine but if you believe they are wrong then email
Q. How do I keep up to date?
A. Keep checking back on this page.
Q. How can I help?
A. If it works on your vehicle and it is not listed or doesn't seem the same
as we show, you can email
me with its type, ECU code and how it works or what doesn't. I can use this
feedback to get the site updated
Q. Which vehicles and ECUs will these work on?
A. Use this link.
Q. These are really good, how can I help?
A. If your vehicle isn't on the supported list, or you don't agree on what
it says, you can send screenshots of ECU ISO number, program running
displays etc to support it.
I have been buying parts and spending time on the car and on queries so as
well as moral support, Paypal donations to firstname.lastname@example.org
would come in handy as well, as often as you like..