As technology advances, modern cars are more and more complex. Gone are the days when a techno car was all about electric windows and a CD player!
Today’s vehicles record a wealth of information and accumulate data on how they are driven. What’s more, modern cars incorporate on-board computers that make maintenance easier, but can also restrict access.
More and more, car manufacturers are trying to monopolize the maintenance of their products by making it difficult to access data from on-board computers. This could force motorists to do business with their dealership instead of going to independent mechanics.
During this capsule In Studio, Antoine Joubert summarizes this thorny situation and explains how it should be taken seriously.