Upgrading a DASH3lite to a DASH3 (5.4 Upgrade DASH3lite)
The DASH3lite is a stripped down version of the DASH3 that can be used as a lap timing display. The DASH3 on the other hand is a fully functional dash board display unit that is intends to work with Race Technology data loggers. Users can upgrade their DASH3lite devices to DASH3 by using menu item 5.4 Upgrade DASH3lite. Also note that this menu is only available on DASH3lite units
The following method should be employed to upgrade a DASH3lite;
1. Enter menu display mode by pressing the MENU button.
2. Use the UP/DOWN buttons and navigate to menu item 5 Firmware Control in the main menu. Press SELECT button to enter into Firmware Control sub-menu.
3. Then use the UP/DOWN buttons to navigate to menu item 5.4 Upgrade DASH3lite.
4. A random number will be displayed on screen. You should note down the random number and exit the menu by pressing the MENU button. You should then contact Race Technology to obtain an upgrade key.
5. Once you receive the upgrade key you should you should repeat steps 1 to 4. When presented with the random code, press the SELECT button. Then the message “Enter Upgrade code” will be displayed on screen. Press the SELECT button to continue.
6. A number entry screen will be displayed, into which you have to enter the upgrade code.
At first a flashing curser will appear. Press the UP and DOWN buttons and select the appropriate number. Press the SELECT button to confirm the entered number. The curser will progress to the next position to accept the next number.
If you made a mistake at any point in the number entry procedure, press the MENU button to exit the menu screen. You can the repeat stages 1 through 6 and re-enter the correct upgrade code.
Once the upgrade code has been fully entered, press the SELECT button again to confirm the entered code.
7. A countdown will commence, at the end of which your DASH3lite will be upgraded to a DASH3. If the unlock code you entered is incorrect the “upgrade success” message will be displayed at the end of the count down. In such a case please recheck your upgrade code.