Toyota Test Drive CoPilot Process

Uncategorized Apr 27, 2020
 

Do you or someone you know repair ADAS equipped Toyota's? If so, check out this short video on how our Test Drive CoPilot™ platform helps repairers understand and properly perform and document test drives on Toyota vehicles!

 

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Test Drive CoPilot™ Platform Adds New Drive Type Management and Reporting Options

Uncategorized Apr 02, 2020

Richardson, TX. (April 2, 2020) – Auto Techcelerators, LLC, today announced that that it has added additional drive type management and reporting capabilities its Test Drive CoPilot™ platform and mobile apps. According to Auto Techcelerators, the Test Drive CoPilot™ platform and mobile apps now includes the ability for businesses to manage, document and report on vehicle pickup, vehicle delivery and sublet transportation.

Auto Techcelerators Co-founder and CEO Frank Terlep, stated; “The COVID-19 virus is driving many repair facilities to add pick up and delivery services while calibration requirements are increasing the use of sublet vendors and dealerships to perform calibrations. By adding these new drive types to the Test Drive CoPilot™ platform we now provide businesses the ability to manage, document, report on and generate billing statements for their vehicle pickup, vehicle delivery and sublet transportation processes.”

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6 Reasons Why A Business Needs to Consider the Test Drive CoPilot™ Platform

why test drive copilot Mar 26, 2020
 
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BMW ADAS Test Drive Checklist

Uncategorized Mar 19, 2020

IMPORTANT:    Always be careful of traffic conditions and safety around the vehicle

                        Your test vehicle may not be equipped with all safety systems

Hill Start Assist (HSA):

  • Verify vehicle does not roll back on a hill.
  • While in (D)rive disengage the brake and verify vehicle does not roll back

Road Sign Recognition (RSR): 

  • Verify vehicle recognizes street road signs and displays data on vehicle display


Emergency Brake Assist (EBA)

  • Verify vehicle recognizes vehicle or obstacle ahead and provides acoustic and visual warnings on vehicle display

Steering and Lane Guidance Assist (SLGA):

  • Verify system keeps the vehicle in the middle of the lane at all speeds.

Cruise Control (CC):

  • Verify system maintains vehicle speed when engaged.

Distance Control (DC)/Adaptive Cruise Control (ACC):

  • Verify system orientates to the vehicle...
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Kia Drive Wise Test Drive Check List

kia test drives Mar 19, 2020

IMPORTANT: Always be careful of traffic conditions and safety around the vehicle

                        Your test vehicle may not be equipped with all safety systems

Adaptive Cruise Control (ACC)

  • Minimum speed must be at least 18MPH/30km/h
  • Verify acceleration, deceleration and braking between vehicle and vehicle in front.
  • Verify ACC image appears in instrument cluster

Forward Collision Avoidance (FCA)

  • Verify system provides visual, audible and haptic warnings when vehicle detects a collision when moving forward.
  • Verify vehicle speed decreases and ultimately stops when getting too close to vehicle ahead

Lane Keeping Assist (LKAS)

  • Speed must be between 40MPH/60 km/h and 112MPH/180 km/h
  • Verify system keeps vehicle within driving lanes and/or continuous vehicle centering

Blind View Monitor (BVM)

  • Verify left and right gauges in instrument panel change to camera views...
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Lexus Safety System+ ADAS Test Drive Check List

Pre-Collision System with Vehicle Detection:

  • Vehicle speed must be between 7 MPH (11 km/h) and 110 MPH (177 km/h).
  • Verify vehicle provides visual, audible and haptic warnings when test vehicle detects a collision when moving forward

Pre-Collision System with Pedestrian Detection:

  • Vehicle speed must be between 7 MPH (11 km/h) and 50 MPH (80 km/h)
  • Verify vehicle provides visual, audible and haptic warnings when vehicle detects a collision when it identifies a potential pedestrian event and in daylight detects bicycles.

High Speed Dynamic Radar Cruise Control (HS-DRCC):

  • Vehicle speed must be between 25 MPH (40 km/h) to 110 MPH (177 km/h)
  • Test for acceleration, deceleration and braking between vehicle and vehicle in front.

All-Speed Dynamic Radar Cruise Control (FS-DRCC):

  • Vehicle speed must be between 0 MPH (km/h) to 110 MPH (177 km/h).
  • Verify acceleration, deceleration and braking between vehicle and vehicle in front.

Lane Trace Assist (LTA):

  • Verify system keeps vehicle...
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Mazda I-Activesense Test Drive Checklist

Uncategorized Mar 19, 2020

IMPORTANT:    Always be careful of traffic conditions and safety around the vehicle

                        Your test vehicle may not be equipped with all safety systems

Adaptive Front-Lighting (AFS)

  • Verify system points low-beam headlights in the direction of vehicle travel

High-Beam Control (HBC)

  • Verify system auto switches high-beams to low-beams when system detect taillights of vehicle ahead OR headlights of oncoming vehicle
  • Verify system auto switches high-beams to low-beams in brightly lit areas OR speed slower than 18 MPH/30 km/h

Driver Attention Alert (DAA)

  • Minimum speed required 40MPH/65 km/h
  • Verify system generates a chime sound and presents warning in Information Display

Lane Keep Assist (LAS)

  • Minimum speed required 40MPH/65 km/h
  • Verify system provides steering assistance when vehicle begins to leave lane
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Mercedes Benz Driver Assistance Package Test Drive Checklist

Uncategorized Mar 19, 2020

IMPORTANT:    Always be careful of traffic conditions and safety around the vehicle

                        Your test vehicle may not be equipped with all safety systems

Active Distance Assist Distronic with Extended Restart

  • Vehicle speed must be between 0 MPH / 0 km/h and 130 MPH / 210 km/h
  • Verify system maintains a safe distance behind traffic ahead
  • Verify system brings vehicle to a stop, and in stop-and-go traffic automatically resumes within 30 seconds.

Active Steering Assist

  • Verify system centers vehicle in the lane of travel and can follow vehicles ahead when lane markings are unclear or unavailable.

Blind Spot Assist

  • Vehicle speed must be more than 20 MPH / 32 km/h
  • Verify system presents red icon in the appropriate side mirror when there is a vehicle in blind spot
  • When using turn signal verify system generates audible alert

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Nissan ADAS Technology Test Drive Checklist

Uncategorized Mar 19, 2020

Nissan ADAS Technology Test Drive Checklist

IMPORTANT: Always be careful of traffic conditions and safety around the vehicle

                        Your test vehicle may not be equipped with all safety systems

Automatic Emergency Braking (AEB)

  • Verify Radar sensor located in the front grille is not damaged
  • Vehicle speed must be greater than 3 MPH/5 km/h or more) to operate
  • Verify system initially presents visual and audible warnings if a forward detection is detected
  • If braking does not occur verify system issues second visual and audible warning and begins applying brakes
  • If collision seems imminent verify system brings vehicle to a stop

Automatic Emergency Braking with Pedestrian Detection

  • Verify Radar sensor located in the front grille is not damaged and the camera located behind the rear-view mirror is not damaged, obstructed or dirty
  • Vehicle speed must be...
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Volvo ADAS Test Drive Checklist

Uncategorized Mar 19, 2020

IMPORTANT: Always be careful of traffic conditions and safety around the vehicle

                        Your test vehicle may not be equipped with all safety systems

Blind Spot Information System (BLIS)

  • Verify BLIS system setting can be enabled/disabled through the center display
  • Vehicle speed must be greater than 6 MPH/10 km/h or more) to operate and vehicles must be approaching test vehicle from rear and side blind spot
  • Verify Indicator lamp lights up in appropriate mirror and BLIS warning appears in center display

Adaptive Cruise Control (ACC)

  • Verify ACC system setting can be enabled/disabled through steering wheel controls
  • Driver’s seatbelt must be buckled
  • Vehicle speed must be greater than 9MPH/15 km/h
  • Verify vehicle accelerates and decelerates with vehicle ahead
  • Verify system presents distance bars in center of speedometer

Distance Warning (DW)

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