The connectivity functions in modern vehicles bring a host of benefits, but can also pose a risk in terms of tampering and unauthorised access to data. This is why vehicle manufacturers are working on cyber security systems which make it more difficult to use the OBD diagnostics interface to access data, and which can be used to grant access via different authorization levels.
The core function of the CSC-Tool SE, the
calibration of camera, radar or lidar-based driver assistance systems, has now been
extended by Hella Gutmann to include the possibility of wheel alignment. A correct
track of the vehicle is a prerequisite for these calibrations. With the module ‚Control'
offered so far, the track can be checked but not corrected.
The spread of the corona virus SARS-CoV-2 poses major challenges to the global economy and many questions to society about products for protection. MANN+HUMMEL, the world market leader in filtration, is also testing the effectiveness of its products to support contamination control with regard to the spread of the virus.
The challenges for workshops are rapidly increasing. Innovations by manufacturers such as diagnosis restrictions for non authorized persons and the switch to digital service records call for new work routines.