What is FreeSSM?
FreeSSM is a free and easy to use diagnostic and adjustment tool for SUBARU® vehicles. It currently supports the models LEGACY®, LIBERTY®, OUTBACK®, BAJA®, IMPREZA®, FORESTER® and TRIBECA® starting with model year 1999 and provides access to the engine and transmission control units. FreeSSM is an open-source project that provides a toolset of adjustments and diagnostic tools for Subaru vehicles. It deals with control units for the engine and the transmission of an automobile and can be operated from desktop systems, laptops or car computers.
PLEASE NOTE:This program is NOT A PRODUCT OF FUJI HEAVY INDUSTRIES LTD. OR ANY SUBARU®- ASSOCIATED COMPANY. It is a free reengineering project which is not contributed, provided or supported by any company in any way.
FreeSSM Support Vehicle Models:
Supported models include Impreza, Forester, Tribeca, Liberty, Baja and Outback. The software connects to the interface of the unit through the OBD-II serial port and depends on a VAG-COM cable in order to run properly.
This program is free software: you can redistribute it and/or modify it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by the Free Software Foundation, either version 3 of the License, or (at your option) any later version. You should have received a copy of the GNU General Public License along with this program (see file LICENCE.txt). If not, see <http://www.gnu.org/licenses/>. The use of this program is AT YOUR OWN RISK. The author is NOT LIABLE FOR ANY EFFECTS caused by usage, including UNEXPECTED VEHICLE BEHAVIOR or DAMAGES. This program is distributed in the hope that it will be useful, but WITHOUT ANY WARRANTY; without even the implied warranty of FUNCTIONALITY ON YOUR VEHICLE, MERCHANTABILITY or FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. See the GNU General Public License for more details. TinyXML is released under the zlib license, see src/tinyxml/readme.txt and www.sourceforge.net/projects/tinyxml for further informations.
With minor modifications, it should be possible to build FreeSSM on MacOS X
and other Unix systems, too, but there is currently no offical support.
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