February 14, 2020 by alice88auto
FYI, John Deere Service Advisor 90% works with Nexiq China clone.
Topic 1: John deere SA possible with NEXIQ USB Link?
It is possible to install Professional Diagnostic Tools John Deere Service Advisor on your laptop, though the installation is really complicated. If you have a Lenovo Thinkpad laptop, the easiest way is to restore the main partition from the image of my computers’ c: drive. And every time i change my laptop, i just restore it.
Win7 installed and fully updated. It takes hours.
The image will not work on XP, but SA works fine. My suggestion, buy used Lenovo T400 or T500. it’s more or less 250 EURO in Europe. Install windows 7 and then can put my image. Takes 10 minutes and u have SA working.
Topic 2: How to get Nexiq china worked?
a) Rewire the the cables as shown in the picture in my post here:
b) You don’t have to change the firmware. Both will work pretty much the same but with different issues.
P.S. For diagnostics only, there is a subprogram of SA that works
Just to let you know, after a year working like that, i bought