Ford will often times update the computer in your vehicle. The new update ID (calibration ID) that is loaded into your computer is called a strategy. Many times your SCT dealer will ask you to read your vehicle’s strategy for many reasons which includes creating custom tunes.
Once the device is powered on using the OBDII cable provided.
Scroll down and select “VEHICLE INFO”. You will be prompted to turn the key to the ON position.
Make sure you turn the key forward to the position just before the crank position. Your dashboard should be lit with indicator lights. Select “Continue”
Once the X4 has detected you turned the key on, it will proceed to display your VIN, COMM and ECU Strategy.