FAQ Before Orders (Please kindly read before)
Q1: What is the version of the ELM327?
A1: This is the real V1.5 High Quality version, Support all OBD2 Vehicles.
Q2: What is difference between V1.5 and V2.1 ? and How can I check it ?
A2: Our newest ELM327 is 100% V1.5, which is support full protocols version(10 protocols), especially J1850 & J1939 Protocols for Japanese Cars and American Cars, other elm327 only 7 or 9 protocols.
After you receive our ELM327, you can run it on any apps, if it\'s not V1.5 Hardware version, 100% full refund.
Q3: Does this adapter support the diesel cars or trucks ? Is this working with IOS? A3: ELM327 does not support the diesel vehicles or trucks, and this ELM327 is bluetooth version for android system cellphones. If you need the IOS version, please refer to VGATE ICAR2 WIFI.
A4: Yes, for all the software we have uploaded to cloud already, you will receive one step by step user guides(in english and russian) including QR code (scan it via aliexpress app) and download link. Software for PC and for Android cell-phones are both available. You may download the program first directly by scanning our QR code as below picture shows:
You may also search "Torque" or "ELM327" on android Play store to download.
The language of software will be changed depend on your device\'s language settings.
(below screen shot for android tablet)
Q5: How do i know if my car is working with the ELM327 or not ?
A5: This ELM327 bluetooth adapter is working for all OBD-II Compliant vehicles.
The OBDII compliant vehicles referernce as below:
1996 or newer model year vehicle made in the United States
Fit for Chrysler ,Fit for Ford ,Fit for GM ,Fit for Jeep
2004 or newer model year vehicle made in the European Union
Fit for Alfa Romeo, Fit for SAAB, Fit for Acura, Fit for Opel, Fit for Audi, Fit for Seat, Fit for Peugeot ,Fit for Renault after 2009 year, doesn\'t support Clio 2
Fit for Bentley ,Fit for Skoda ,Fit for Daewoo, Fit for Benz ,Fit for Daihatsu ,Fit for Land Rover
Fit for BMW ,Fit for Vauxhall ,Fit for Citroen, Fit for Volvo ,Fit for Fiat ,Fit for VW ,Fit for Ford ,Fit for Jaguar
2008 or newer model year vehicle made in the Asian Union
Fit for KIA , Fit for Isuzu ,Fit for Honda ,Fit for Mitsubishi, Fit for Hyundai ,Fit for Dacia ,Fit for Lexus ,Fit for Mazda
Fit for Nissan, Fit for Subaru , Fit for Suzuki, Fit for Toyota
Please be kindly awared that, due to different OBDII compliance standard, If your car is locally assembled in Russia, it will only work after 2008.
For Lada/ VAZ/ UAZ car makes, only works after 2011 manfactured.
For Ssangyong car makes, please don\'t purchase If your car is before 2008.
For Renault Dacia Logan car model, please don\'t purchase If your car is before 2009.
You may also pop the hood and look for a sticker named "VEHICLE EMISSION CONTORL INFORMATION"
NOTE: Even though it compatible with most cars, but different regions support the vehicle OBD2 protocol at different times, or some car is spercial design, so it may not compatible with some cars which do not support OBD2 protocol. If you\'re not sure, ask us anytime!
Q6: What functions that I can do with the ELM327 ?
A6: The device is a small adapter that plugged into the vehicle OBD-connector. On Bluetooth, it connects to any computer, tablet or smartphone( android), With associated diagnostic procedures . Doing these simple operations, you will be able:
* Read, erase and display code descriptions problems - both standard and special manufacturers.
* 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.
ELM327 V1.5 Bluetooth Adapter Features:
* Small size, compact structure. Plug and never unplug
* Stable wireless connection.
* No wires or batteries (adapter is powered by the 12V Vehicles battery)
* 30 Minutes without communication, it will automatically go to sleep mode.
* Ultra low cumsumption in sleep-mode, less than 10MA
* Supports almost OBDII protocols, widest coverages
* The adapter uses the fast communication mode and most reliable ARM chips, up to 60 PID/S.
ELM327 V1.5 Bluetooth Adapter Function List:
1.Read diagnostic trouble codes, both generic and manufacturer specific
2.Clear trouble codes and turn off the MIL ("Check Engine" light)
3.Display current sensor data, including:
5.Calculated Load Value
7.Fuel System Status
9.Short Term Fuel Trim
10.Long Term Fuel Trim
11.Intake Manifold Pressure
13.Intake Air Temperature
14.Air Flow Rate
15.Absolute Throttle Position
16.Oxygen sensor voltages/associated short term fuel trims
17.Fuel System status
With our ELM327, you will be able to perform a complete computer diagnostics of your car and even to correct minor faults without resorting to auto service stations.
Delivery time Note: If your Confirmation Time is coming, you still not receive the goods, please contact us, we will extend the delivery date in advance.
No Dispute please: Please do not apply dispute within 60 days, let\'s keep good business relationship. Thanks for your kind understanding.
Guides for setting up our OBD2 ELM327 Bluetooth Adapter
1. Locate your OBDII Diagnostic Port. If your car does\'t have OBDII 16pin Port, you can check the pins on your diagnositc port, we will help you find the connector that can convert it to be OBDII 16pin.
2. Download the program "TORQUE" or other OBD softwares from our links or CD, install it properly on your android cell-phones.
3. Plug the ELM327 into your car, Turn on ignition fully. Turn on your cell-phones\' bluetooth function, you will see the "OBDII" poping out. Connect it with your cell-phone. the pairing Code is "1234".
4. Run the TORQUE program, go to"Adapter status" -- "Settings" on top right --- go to "OBD2 Adapter settings" ;
Choose "Connection settings" as "Bluetooth" ;
Choose "Bluetooth settings" as "OBDII" ;
EXIT the APP TORQUE
Restart the TORQUE App, You will see the green light blinking, and wait for a while (10s), the connection will be built ! You may get to know more about your car and even fix some errors on your own!
5. Please be kindly noticed that, our newest ELM327 v1.5 is programmed with auto-sleep mode, 30 seconds without connection, it will be in sleep-mode with super low consumption (10 mA), so you can leave our scanner plugged in your car over night all the time!