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Jun 17 2019
2019 Jeep Cherokee Coverage Announced!

Just released, the CHRYSLER18 firmware for the 2019 Jeep Cherokee (Regular Key) Features: Immobilizer Bypass via Data Supports Comfort and Convenience 3X Start/Stop Supported Compatible with all Directed Digital systems including DS4/DS4+ For a complete applications and features Click Here
Jun 6 2019
Industry-Leading Coverage for Kia!

Announcing the HYUNDAI12 12 for the 2020 Kia Soul (PTS) Industry's First Coverage! Comfort and Convenience features including Parking lights and OEM alarm control Bypass via data (no key required) Aftermarket control with OEM fob 3X Start/Stop Compatible with all Directed Digital systems including DS4 For Complete Applications and Features Click Here 
Jun 4 2019
2 New T-Harness Solutions for GM and Toyota

Just released, the THGMN4 and the THTON6 T- Harnesses for DS4 and DS4+ Both feature factory fit connectors to make install easy and fast The THGMN4 covers 27 - '10-'19 GM vehicles with the "blade" type key, where the THTON6 covers 24 - '10 - '19 Toyota and Lexus Smart Key models  For more info and applications on the THGMN4 Click Here For more info and applications on the THTON6 Click Here
Jun 3 2019
New Vehicle Coverage added to GM9 Firmware

Announcing Industry-leading coverage for the 2019 Chevrolet Blazer PTS Supports Comfort and Convenience Immobilizer Bypass via data (no Key required) Supports 3x Start/Stop DS4 Compatible with the new THGMN4 Factory Fit T-Harness Compatible witn all Directed Digital Sytems including DS4/DS4+ For Complete Applications/features Click Here
Jun 3 2019
New Ram 1500 PTS Solution Available Now!

Just released, the CHRYSLER17 Firmware for the 2019 Ram 1500 Smart Key Models Features: Immobilizer bypass via data Supports Comfort and Convenience Supports 3x Start/Stop Compatible with all Directed Digital systems including DS4/DS4+ For complete applications and features Click Here
May 20 2019
Facebook Powersports Install Contest!

Here's the official announcement: Contest time! We want to give away some more Yeti mugs.  What we want from you is a short video showcasing your Viper POWERSPORTS install. Here's the deal, we've come up with 5 different categories; Classic car/truck, Side-by-Side/4 wheeler, Motorcycle, Watercraft/boat, and Other. The "other" category is for anything else that doesn't fall into the other categories.  Be the FIRST person to post a short video showing off …
Apr 25 2019
Tech Support Summer Hours In Effect Now!

Like last year, we will change our tech support hours for the summer. Beginning May 1, our hours will be as follows: Monday–Friday 8:00 a.m.–9:00 p.m. (EDT); 5:00 a.m.–6:00 p.m. (PDT) Saturday–Sunday Closed Remember: Support information is always available at www.directechs.com and on our Facebook group.
Apr 9 2019
Directed Exhibiting at Knowledgefest Dallas!

Come see us in Dallas! Directed is excited to announce that we will be exhibiting at all 3 Knowledgefest events in 2019.  Next up is Dallas Texas, at the Dallas Convention Center from 8/9-8/11. We'll be on the show floor in booth number 523. As well as showing off our latest and greatest products and accessories, DS4, Powersports, and Alcohol Detection Systems, we'll also be showcasing our "Race The CEO" challenge, where attendees can install a DS4 with a T-Harness to …
Mar 11 2019
New Kia Firmware Solution Available!

Just released HK18 Firmware for the 2019 Kia Forte' (Regular Key) Features: Comfort and Convenience features including Parking lights and OEM alarm control Bypass via data (no key required) Aftermarket control with OEM fob 3X Start/Stop Compatible with all Directed Digital systems including DS4 For complete applications and features Click Here
Mar 5 2019
Bluetooth DS4 Siren now shipping!

No More running wires through the firewall! The DS4WS is a new Bluetooth siren for the DS4 that offers the following features: Hood Pin Input Tach wire input Back up Battery Shock/Tilt Sensor 2 Aux/inputs Multi-Lingual Voice support (Via the Directlink Mobile App) For more info Click Here
Jan 3 2019
2018 Jeep Wrangler JL Solution Released!

Just released, the CHRYSLER15 Firmware for the 2018-19 Jeep Wrangler JL PTS Features: Immobilizer bypass via data Supports Comfort and Convenience Compatible with all Directed Digital systems including DS4/DS4+ For complete applications and features Click Here
Dec 14 2018
2017+ Jeep Compass PTS Solution Released!

Just released, the CHRYSLER16 Firmware for the 2017/2018 Jeep Compass PTS Features: Immobilizer bypass via data Supports Comfort and Convenience Compatible with both motorized and non-motorized tailgate options Compatible with all Directed Digital systems including DS4/DS4+ For complete applications and features Click Here
Dec 4 2018
Directed Manual Transmission Support Reminder

This remote start season, don't let a manual transmission stop you. Directed has supported Manual Transmission installs since 2007 using the 689M 689M technology has been improved and integrated into our flagship products that support Manual Transmissions Installs not supported: convertibles (for example, the Honda S2000) or vehicles with soft-tops or T-tops (for example, some Jeep Wranglers). Please consult tech support if you are in doubt as to what vehicles we support Manual …
Nov 27 2018
NEW XDR antenna now shipping!

The new XDR antenna for DS4/DS4+ is now Shipping! All VIPER, Clifford, AstroStart, AutoStart, and AutoMate RF Systems will now include this new antenna. Compatible with all 900MHz remotes (7756, 7857, 7656, 7816, and 7616 models) Please look for the new XDR logo on the RF System Package. Design Changes Large printed antenna to increase transmission and reception RF amplifier to drive range and transmission speed Designed to be less susceptible to interference from obstruction and humidity …
Nov 19 2018
THNIN5 T-Harness for DS4/DS4+ Released!

Just Released! The THNIN5 T-Harness for select 2014-2018 Nissan Rogue and Qashqai models Fits ’14-’18 Nissan Rogue (Regular and Smart Key) Fits ’17-’18 Nissan Rogue Sport and Qashqai (Regular and Smart Key) Utilizes factory matching connectors for easy install Seamless Plug-and Play Installation Exclusively for the DS4 and DS4+ For Full application Chart Click Here  
Nov 7 2018
Coverage For 2013+ Subaru BRZ and Scion FR-S Models!

Just announced, coverage for 2013+ Subaru BRZ and Scion FR-S Regular and Smart Key Versions: All firmware features: •Comfort and Convenience features including Parking lights and OEM alarm control •Bypass via data Ultilizing Key2Go (no key required for operation) •Simple takeover (Get In and Go for PTS versions) •Aftermarket control with OEM fob •Compatible with all Directed Digital systems including DS4 For complete applications and features for SUBARU4 Click Here …
Jul 19 2018
2018 Ford Ecosport Coverage Announced!

FORD14 firmware for the 2018 Ford Ecosport (Smart Key) Features: Supports Comfort and Convenience Easy Key Takeover (Get in and Go) No key required for operation Compatible with THFON2 3x Lock Start/Stop compatible Compatible with all Directed Digital systems including DS4 For complete vehicle coverage and features, Click Here
Jul 16 2018
More Kia and Hyundai Coverage Announced

Introducing 4 Firmwares to increase Kia and Hyundai vehicle coverage: HYUNDAI10 - 2018 Hyundai Kona PTS HK11 - '17-'18 Kia Forte Regular Key KIA3 - '17-'18 Kia Forte and Forte5 PTS KIA4 - '14-'16 Kia Forte and Forte5 Regular Key All firmware features: Comfort and Convenience features including OEM alarm control Bypass via data (no key required for operation) Simple takeover (Get In and Go for PTS versions) 3x Lock Start/Stop Compatible Afermarket control with OEM fob No …
Jul 16 2018
Industry Exclusive 2018-2019 Ford Escape PTS Coverage!

Just announced, FORD16 firmware with exclusive coverage for the 2018-2019 Ford Escape PTS! Features: Industry first coverage Data bypass (no key required for operation) Comfort and Convenience functions Simplified installation Simple takeover process Aftermarket control with OEM fob Compatible with all Directed Digital Systems and DS4 For more info and complete applications Click Here
Jun 19 2018
2018 VW Tiguan Coverage Announced

VW14 and VW15 firmware released to cover 2018 VW Tiguan, regular and smart key versions Features: Universal RF Bypass - Key req'd Supports comfort and convenience features 3X lock Start/Stop supported Supported by all Directed platforms including DS4 For more info and applications: Click Here for VW14 Click Here for VW15
Jun 18 2018
2018 Kia Sportage and Sorento Coverage added

Now covering the 2017 and 2018 Kia Sportage and Sorento regular and smart key models Features: Immobilizer Override Directed exclusive simple programming - No Key2Go required Supports comfort and convenience features Supported by all Directed platforms including DS4+ For KIA5 Click Here For KIA7 Click Here
Jan 19 2018
New! Self-Service tool for SmartStart

Want to save time when working with a new SmartStart install without having to call Tech Support? The new self-service portal allows you to change customers' e-mail address, reset customers' password, view current device settings, and check device signal strength within 48 hours after new device activation.   Try it here: https://www.directechs.com/SmartStart/TroubleShooting (you must be logged into Directechs to access)
Mar 13 2017
Directlink Mobile App now available!

The Directlink mobile app is now available for iOS and Android devices, It's not just for our new DS4 platform, it can do other things like Directwire, Live Chat, and guide lookup. For more of what this app can do, Click Here
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