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MODIS Edge Training Module 10
Applies To: MODIS Edge™
Guided Component Tests, Component Information: Component Operation, Connectors, Component Location, Tech Notes
Welcome to Snap-on Training Solutions. This module is designed to help you get the most out of your MODIS Edge diagnostic tool, and covers the powerful information available in Guided Component Tests.
Technician working with MODIS Edge meter function
Snap-on’s exclusive Fast-Track® Guided Component Tests include a variety of resources to test automotive components for a confident diagnosis. This avoids replacing the wrong part and the risk of comebacks.
To begin, select the Guided Component Test icon on the Home screen.
Guided Component Tests provide vehicle specific component test procedures and information that aid in scope and meter setup. Let’s select a vehicle and see what component tests are available. Select US Imports.
Model year screen 1
Model year screen 2
Pick the Model Year, 2008.
Select Model Screen
Let’s look at a Civic.
Select Engine Screen
And select the engine.
Confirm the vehicle identification.
System Test Screen
Once a test vehicle is identified, you can select a variety of component tests. For this Honda we have a choice of tests for the Transmission, Fuel, Charging, Body Electrical and ABS systems. Let’s get some help with wheel speed sensors. Select ABS.
Component Test Screen 1
Select Wheel Speed Sensors and see the information resources available for the wheel speed sensor.
Component Test Screen 2
Component information and several tests procedures. Select Component Information.
Component Information 1
Vehicle-specific information is available at your fingertips for the exact component selected. We see an explanation of Honda wheel speed sensor operation, a connector pinout illustration, the best location to access a connector, a component locator, and timesaving Tech Notes explaining common failures, factory updates and recalls.
Component Information 2
Use the scroll bar along the right edge of the screen to view additional information. You get a complete explanation of how the component normally operates and how to test it. Select the back icon to return to the component menu.
Component Test Menu – Signature Test
The tests available for the selected component are shown. Let’s select the signature test.
The meter appears and is pre-configured for the Honda wheel speed sensor test. Select the screen expand icon to view full-screen instructions for performing the test.
Full-screen Instructions – Signature Test
And there you have a guided procedure for the Signature Test. Plus connection tips and resources to reduce setup and testing time. And a known good waveform so you know exactly what test results to look for.
Full Screen Meter
Select the expand icon again to see the meter on the full screen.
Selecting the Cursor button on the toolbar places two vertical rules on the screen that can be repositioned to measure intervals.
To reposition the cursors, tap the Cursor button, then touch and drag the numbered rectangle in the sweep area of the display to move that cursor to where you want it.
Select the profile icon at any time to see and change the meter configuration controls. These allow you manually control the meter settings. The Training Solutions modules on Meter and Scope cover all these controls in detail.
Last Updated: June 11, 2019