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November 7, 2017

In-Depth: Over-the-Air Software Updates (OTAs)

OTA Software Updates Gain Momentum
OTAs Updates Will Change Service and Repair


Wherever you look, digitalization is on the advance – and the automobile is no exception. Pure mechanics are fast becoming a thing of the past. Vehicle subsystems that used to be largely isolated are becoming increasingly interconnected through distributed vehicle functions, controlled by data and software that is moving in and out of the cloud. Updating software and apps online is second nature to smartphone users. It has yet to become a well-established practice with automobiles, but that’s about to change. Bosch, Delphi and others are ready to enable automakers to use over-the-air (OTA) software updates to keep vehicle software up-to-date and allow new functionality to be added — overnight, encrypted, and protected from unauthorized access... More

MOTOR's Multimedia Moment

What's the Fuss About Over-the-Air (OTA) Software Updates?

OTA software updates are coming. Movimento is ready. Are you? Get a glimpse of the future by watching Movimento demonstrate its United OTA Platform... MORE


Video Gallery

OTC Tools describes how to use an Encore to perform a Volumetric Efficiency Test.

Learn the proper way to setup and operate the new Gates GC16XD Mini Crimper and Pump.

Snap-on introduces and demonstrates its brand new ZEUS Intelligent Diagnostic Scan Tool.

See how a KNFilter washable cabin air filter can help clean the air your family breathes.

Make LIQUI MOLY a part of your customers' annual vehicle a/c system cleaning.

Delphi shows how to conduct a voltage drop test from both the power and ground sides.
Products & Promotions

OTC's Bravo 2.11 update expands vehicle coverage and improves scan tool speed.

Schaeffler’s LuK RepSet 2CT six-speed double-clutch transmissions kits are now available.

Get MAHLE's 2017 Original Gasket Catalog for Asian, European and domestic applications.

IPA’s Micro-Bore and Valve-Guide Brush Sets clean tubes, bores, valve guides and more.

The built-in LED in LIQUID WRENCH Pro Penetrant lets you see where you spray.

Robinair's 14390 Refrigerant Oil Pump saves time by moving lubricant oil to faster.
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