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Connect your PC to your VW, Audi, Seat or Skoda car!

Serious car diagnostics interfaces for Volkswagen, Audi, Seat and Skoda models!

VAG-COM (now re-branded as VCDS) turns your PC into a sophisticated VW/Audi diagnostic tool, that performs the functions of a factory VAG-1551 or VAG-1552 scan tool and more.

Official VCDS (VAG-COM) interfaces from Ross Tech LLC, that work with:

  • VW/Audi/Seat/Skoda cars with the 16-pin diagnostic socket (i.e. almost all from1995-2013+)
  • That includes the 2003 and newer VW/Audi/Seat/Skoda models with the new CAN interface
  • Pre-1995 VW/Audi cars (with the additional 2x2 adapter)

Using VCDS (VAG-COM), you can:

  • Read and clear fault codes from all systems within the car, e.g. engine, airbag, ABS, instruments, parking sensors etc.
  • View live data from the sensors within the car
  • Reset service lights (both fixed and variable service intervals)
  • Read stored and intermittent fault codes
  • Graph and log live data with the car running
  • Automatically read fault codes from all car systems in a single search

VCDS (VAG-COM) software features:

  • Over 18,000 fault code definitions
  • Free software updates

To visit the Ross Tech website for more information, please select an option below:

  • VCDS (VAG-COM) homepage
  • VCDS (VAG-COM) online software tour
  • VCDS (VAG-COM) useful procedures and car information (e.g. service light reset procedures)

Packages include:

  • PC-to-car interface cable (official VCDS VAG-COM Ross Tech cable)
  • VCDS Certificate entitling owner to support and download of latest software

Please note that the VCDS (VAG-COM) interface does not ship with software on CD - the full, licensed version of the software can be downloaded on receipt of the interface (full details provided with interface)

PC requirements

The minimum system requirements for the VCDS (VAG-COM) software are:

  • Desktop, laptop or notebook PC
  • Pentium-3 (or equivalent) processor running at 1 GHz (or higher)
  • 256MB RAM
  • Windows XP, Vista, Windows 7 or Windows 8
  • Approx. 100MB of hard disk space
  • USB port


  • Compatible with the latest cars that require a direct CAN connection
  • Intelligent Dual-K plus CAN to PC USB VCDS (VAG-COM) Interface
  • Works reliably even with difficult control modules such as the 1991-1994 1Z Audi TDIs
  • Instantly alerts the user if either the K/K1 line or the L/K2 line is shorted to Ground or Vbatt
  • Full support for dual-K lines found in new B6/8E chassis Audi A4 and 2002+ Audi A6
  • Fully backwards compatible with older cars using a single K-line or K plus L
  • Bi-Color (red/green) status/activity LED
  • 12 month guarantee against defects
  • Protocol timing indistinguishable from a real VAG/VAS tool
  • Acts as a dongle for VCDS (VAG-COM) software - no software activation required. Use on any PC.