Honda today have announced they are phasing out the MVCI which was only introduced five years ago, by then there have been a lot of advancement on the diagnostic field which makes the MVCI look ancient! .First let go down memory lane and see what was there prior to the all new signing dancing Denso DST-i. 1) First there was the PGM-FI code reader 2) Then the GNA 3) Then the Diagnostic System Tablet with HDS 4 ) Then the HIM with HDS 5) MVCI with H.A.R.T. (Honda Advanced Repair Technology) Now for 2016 6)Denso DST-i with HART Honda TSB #SQ-16-003-00UK dated 09-03-16 Background Information As automotive technology advances the need to keep up with this technology requires updates in the equipment that is used to diagnose vehicle problems when they occur. The HART diagnostic package is now over 5 years old and for many dealers this equipment is now out of its warranty. To support new technology in future models, it has now come time to update the HART package. The new HART package will be rolled out over the whole dealer network during 2016 and it will be available on a 5 year lease package. New HART equipment Panasonic CF-54 8GB / 256GB SSD Improvements over old specification HART • Faster Device Start-up • SSD hard drive - has less moving part = reduced failure points • Improved Specification – 4GB to 8GB / 256GB SSD. Denso DST-i Stand-alone functions: MVCI-equivalent function: ECU Rewrite via CM Update New function: Vehicle DTC Read Better usability: Booting time: 3 secs, high-performance WiFi and big LCD screen.