Vgate iCar2 with Bluetooth - Black - OBD2 Fault Code Reader/Diagnostic Tool/OBD2 Gauges with Torque App etc - **Android Only**
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Things you need to use this product:
The product is the OBD Bluetooth device ONLY
You will need an Android mobile phone and an OBD app to read and display the data from your ECU
Why you need to know:
This product does NOT work with Apple products
The data supplied through OBD varies from model to model, from car manufacturer to car manufacturer.
ie the data you can see will not be the same for all cars
for example some car may show inlet air temperature, other cars may not
What this product does:
Product will read and clear fault codes
Product can send sensor data to your Android mobile phone when your phone has an OBD app installed.
You can record engine data. You can see how your engine is performing and if it can be improved (if you have the appropriate software)
Car Make: All
Car Model: All
Product Type: Electronics
What Can This Product Do? (Works with Android ONLY)
1. Read Fault Codes
2. Clear Fault Codes
3. Datalog (record your engine sensor readings) to your mobile phone/PC.
Analyse the factory engine tune offline, away from the car. Store the data to file.
Analyse your aftermarket tune
Identify problems and opportunites
(With appropriate App/Software)
4. Replace traditional gauges. Save space, no drilling, no wiring. Output sensor readings directly to your Android phone in realtime without wires and without cutting.
1. Download an App from the Google Play Store
Recommended Android Apps
2. Switch engine off completely, remove key
3. Place iCar into OBD port, (OBD port is located close to driver, usually underneath steering wheel behind plastic flap or at bottom of A-Pillar)
4. Turn ignition on, do not start engine
5. Got to settings on your mobile phone, select Bluetooth and find the iCar2. Connect.
6. Start App and follow instructions
What sets the Vgate iCar 2 apart from other OBD plugs is the sheer amount of protocols is supports. Still the market leader in this price range.
If you want the most complete range of data from your cars ECU without spending hundreds and a dedicated diagnostic tool for your car, you need the iCar2
iCar 2 - Self-diagnose any car that supports OBDII protocols
Small size, compact structure. Plug & play, no need to remove
Stable wireless connection with Bluetooth (not as fast as Wifi but more reliable)
No wires or batteries (adapter is powered by the diagnosis size sockets)
Auto sleeps after 30 minutes of no communication
Supports all OBDII protocols
The adapter uses the fastest and most reliable ARM chips
The device is a small adapter that plugged into the vehicles OBD-connector found in the area of the steering wheel. It connects to any computer, tablet or smartphone with Bluetooth and allows you to diagnose your cars ECU.
Depending on vehicle, you will be able to:
Read, erase and display code descriptions problems.
Measure the fuel consumption.
Display real-time operating performance of the car, such as momentum, vehicle speed, oil pressure, coolant temperature, engine load, intake manifold pressure, throttle position, the values of oxygen sensors, air intake temperature, and more.
Turn off the MIL (signal Check Engine).
Download data to external media in a variety of formats for later printing.
Record various parameters, display graphics in real time, and more.
With iCar you will be able to perform a complete diagnostic and even correct minor faults without visisting a garage or dealer.
iCar 2 scantool is a high-quality automotive scanning tool, supports all OBD-II protocols :
1.SAE J1850 PWM(41.6Kbaud)
2.SAE J1850 VPW(10.4Kbaud)
3.ISO9141-2(5 baud init,10.4Kbaud)
4.ISO14230-4 KWP(5 baud init,10.4 Kbaud)
5.ISO14230-4 KWP(fast init,10.4 Kbaud)
6.ISO15765-4 CAN(11bit ID,500 Kbaud)
7.ISO15765-4 CAN(29bit ID,500 Kbaud)
8.ISO15765-4 CAN(11bit ID,250 Kbaud)
9.ISO15765-4 CAN(29bit ID,250 Kbaud)
A.SAE J1939 CAN(29bit ID,250*Kbaud)
B.USER1 CAN(11*bit ID,125*Kbaud)
C.USER2 CAN(11*bit ID,50*kbaud)
*default settings(user adjustable)
The type of support:
1.Works with all OBD-II compliant vehicles
2.Wireless (Bluetooth) 5~10 meter
3.iCar(Bluetooth version) support for software applications
for Palm, PDA,Mobile(Andrews,java,blackmerry,etc)
For the I CAR2 (Bluetooth version)you can download TORQUE for ANDROID which is free from the Play store.
The screenshots below are from the Torque App. To give you an idea of the information you can expect to be able to see from your ECU