How to use ?
Plug the iOBD2 adapter into the OBD II port on the car; turn the ignition on without starting the engine. The OBD II port is usually under the dashboard, but it may be different on different car models. After connecting,you need to install our iOBD2 software onto your phone,and search and choose the wifi network signal"iOBD2", then your engine data of car will be advanced displayed on your iphone/iopd touch/ipad/andriod system phone or tablet. This is only a short introduction,more details can be found in our product manual which will be packed with the adaptor together.
Please refer to following supported device before your purchasing.
(Require iOS4.3 or later)
iPod Touch 1st generation,2nd generation,3rd genaretion,4th generation
iPhone, iPhone 3, iPhone 3GS iPhone 4, iPhone 4s, iPhone 5
iPad, iPad 2,ipad 3,iPad Mini
(Require OS2.3 or later )
All android smart phone and tablet
The [Diagnostic] functions include (Picture 1) :
[Reads DTCs]: Reads the current DTCs stored in the car engine and shows their detailed information.
[Clear DTCs]: Clears all the current DTCs.
[Live data]: Reads all the running parameters related to the ECU.
[Freeze frame data]: ECU will set DTCs and record the data stream of the car engine at the moment when emissions related faults occurred. And the data is called freeze frame data.
[Readiness test]: Shows the status of readiness test. Click Readiness test in the menu, the screen will display the test status of the car.
Support and complete: It means the car supports this test and has completed.
Support but incomplete: It means the car supports this test but has not completed.
Not supported: It means the car does not support this test.
2. My dashboard
[My dashboard] function includes (Picture 2, 3, 4, 5) :
[Idle mode]: engine rotational speed, water temperature, battery voltage, mass air flow, instant fuel consumption (static) , ignition timing, ever wished you had your own customizable gauges, showing only the data you were interested in.
[Cruise mode]: vehicle speed, vehicle travel time, vehicle travel average speed, continuous running mileage, avg. fuel consumption., ever wished you had your own customizable gauges, showing only the data you were interested in.
[Sport mode]: engine rotational speed, vehicle speed, water temperature, ins. fuel consumption (dynamic) , acceleration speed, ever wished you had your own customizable gauges, showing only the data you were interested in.
[Performance mode]: engine rotational speed, vehicle speed, power, torque, horsepower, ever wished you had your own customizable gauges, showing only the data you were interested in.
3. Driving Track (Racetrack mapping) ---* Now this function only can be available to IOS system device.
It is to show the drive's driving track of the vehicle to give data and foundation for drive reference. Open the Location Services of the mobile, connect iobd2 to the vehicle and open iobd2 APP, choose "My Dashboard" and it will record the track of the vehicle. Quit "My Dashboard" then it will stop recording the track of the vehicle.
Open "Setting" of your mobile, Choose Privacy, let the Location Services ON, and let iOBD2 ON (Picture 6, Picture 7) , go to iobd2 APP "My Dashboard" and start driving the vehicle, then it will record the track of the vehicle. The route is saved in "History".
4. Performance test
[Performance test] function includes (Picture 8, 9) :
[Accelerate/Decelerate test]: Test acceleration / deceleration process time and distance. (Picture 8)
[0 to 400m acceleration test]: Test spends time from 0 to 400 meters. (Picture 9)
It allows users to change the unit of temperature, mileage, vehicle speed, fuel, fuel consumption, torque and horsepower, set the alarm for over speed, fatigue driving and water temperature, and set parameters of vehicle weight, fuel consumption coefficient and vehicle speed coefficient according to their needs on [Customize My Dashboard] (Picture 10) .
It is to save and review the recorded diagnostic data of the tested cars, such as live data, freeze frame data, trip record and my dashboard data. The data can be shared to Facebook and Twitter (Picture 11) .
iOBD2 app installation
iOBD2 has two versions of app. One is for iOS system; the other is for Android system.
Installation of iOS version
--Install by website
Open iOBD2 official website www.iobd2.com, download iOBD2 to the phone and install
--Instal l by App store
Open the App store, search iOBD2, download the app and install.
--Instal l by iTunes
Download and instal l iTunes. Then search iOBD2 on iTunes, download the app and install.
Installation of Android version
--Instal l by website
Open iOBD2 official website www.iobd2.com, download iOBD2 to the phone and install.
--Instal l by Google play store
Download Google play store. Search iOBD2 on Google play, download the app and install.
[Wi-Fi connection on iOS system]
Plug the iOBD2 adapter into the OBD II port, and turn the ignition on. Select Setting on the phone. Select Wi-Fi and choose iOBD2 network
[Wi-Fi connection on Android system]
Open setting on the phone, select wireless and networks, find the iOBD2 Wi-Fi signal and connect
Please read following tips before you use iobd2:
* Please plug the iOBD2 adapter correctly into your car by following the installation instructions before operating.
* When driving the car, please do not operate this unit. Any distraction may cause an accident.
* iOBD2 communicates with cars via wifi. Please do not use this product in the places with strong electro-magnetic interference in order to ensure communication proper.
Dimension: 48*42*25 mm/1.89*1.66*0.99in.
Operating Voltage: 8-19V DC
Operating Temperature: -20-to 70
WIFI signal name: iOBD2
Hardware: iOBD2 WIFI adapter, user manual
Software: iOBD2 app-free (Download manually)