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I am not sure if the CFE Plus will work in my Volvo Article rated 3.0/5.0
To be sure that the CFE Plus is supported in your Volvo, there are 3 options to verify. 1- In the website, select your car in the top menubar, then "function extenders"  in the left menu...
CFE plus not found by application (Driver not available in Windows) Article rated 3.5/5.0
The CFE Plus config cable driver should be available in your standard windows (7,8 or 10) setup,In some cases we have learned that the driver appears not to be available or 'cleaned' from the Windows ...
Can i use the config cable from a CFE to programm/setup a CFE Plus? Article not rated yet
No. These cables are totally different (although they might look the same). CFE Plus config cables are marked explicitly as "CFE Plus config cable"
Can i use the CFE Plus in a Volvo not listed? Article not rated yet
No. As long as we do not formally open the CFE Plus for use in a certain Volvo model and/or age, you cannot use the CFE in such Volvo. Please see the Quick Reference Guide for supported Volvo's.
I would like to have the DIM info localized in my local language, how to? Article not rated yet
Please do send us an email if you wish to add your language as a DIM Info language. email to :
Can the CFE Plus damage my car? Article rated 5.0/5.0
Unless you start trowing it to your beloved Volvo, it should not! Besides the setup of the logic and ton's of testing, sending in bits and bytes the right way, won't harm your Volvo!
Can the CFE Plus erase all DTC's ? Article rated 2.3/5.0
Yes. IF they are not permantent of course. If a DTC is 'acive" it can be cleared but shows back visible directly again.
Can the CFE Plus clear SRS / Airbag DTC's ? Article rated 1.0/5.0
Yes, like any other DTC, SRS errors can be cleared!
Do i need a different application to update my CFE Plus than the CFE version? Article not rated yet
Yes, absolutely. Pkease see the DOWNLOADS  /  SOFTWARE tab on the website!
Can i trade-in my current CFE for a CFE-Plus? Article rated 3.0/5.0
Currently there are not trade in programs active anymore.  
Can i connect the CFE Plus to the AEM or RTI harness used for the CFE when i upgrade from a CFE Classic to a CFE Plus?? Article rated 5.0/5.0
No you can't. The CFE Plus requires both canbusses to be available at all time. The only point in the car having these 2 Canbusses available is the OBD port and the CEM (Central Electronics Module). ...
Something does not work as expected Article not rated yet
In case something does not work as expected, please first read the info-text (popup from the question marks) in the updater tool carefully. If you still think the function does not work as explained, ...
CFE Plus extended blinkers / indicator lights or comfort blinkers do not work immediately after CFE Plus is connected Article rated 5.0/5.0
In case the comfort indicator lights (as set in the CFE Updater tool) do not work directly after the CFE has initialized, you'll need to use the indicators (left- and right side) a few times with norm...
I configured the CFE Plus, but no function seems working in my Volvo? Article rated 1.0/5.0
In case no function seems to work in your Volvo although you have succesfully changed the settings in the CFE Plus and have hit the "Update firmware and settings button", please check the following; ...
Automatic windows closure does not work Article rated 4.5/5.0
In case automatic windows closure does not work with the use of the keyfob button "lock car", please initialize your windows! In such case of non-initialized windows, the auto-up function most probabl...