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FAQs for Xtool iOBD2

What cars does iOBD2 work with?

      iOBD2 works with cars that are OBDII/EOBD compliant.
      1.1996 or newer North American cars
      2.2001 or newer European Union cars
      3.2004 or newer Asian cars

What communication protocols does iOBD2 support?
      OBDII Protocols
      1.ISO15765-4 (CAN)
      2.ISO14230-4 (KWP2000)
      3.ISO9141-2
      4.J1850 VPW
      5.J1850 PWM

Non standard protocols
TOYOTA_ISO , TOYOTA_KWP_10400 , TOYOTA_KWP_9600, HONDA_ISO_9600 , HONDA_ISO_10400 , NISSAN_KWP,
SUZUKI_KWP_ADDR , SUZUKI_KWP_FAST , BMW_9600_mode2, BMW_9600_mode3, DAIHATSU_10400 , Opel_KWP_10400


How to connect iOBD2?

      You can connect iOBD2 by below steps.
      1.Download the iOBD2 app from AppStore or Google play and install it into your phone.
      2.Plug the iOBD2 adaptor into your car’s OBD II port.
      3.Turn the ignition on.
      4.Turn on Bluetooth and pair the iOBD2 adapter with your device
      5.Open the iOBD2 app on your phone. It will automatically communicate with your car’s on-board computer.


Where can I download iOBD2 series app?
      You can download the iOBD2 series app from AppStore, Google play store and the iOBD2 website
 

What are the differences within iOBD2, iOBD2-BMW, and iOBD2-VAG adapters?
 
      You can see the differences from the table below
Name Supported devices Supported app Supported ECU Supported protocol
iOBD2 adapter iOS, Android devices iOBD2 engine OBDII/EOBD
iOBD2-BMW adapter iPhone iOBD2-BMW, iOBD2 All fitted electronic control units OBDII/EOBD, BMW protocol
iOBD2-VAG adapter iPhone, Android phone iOBD2-VAG, iOBD2 All fitted electronic control units OBDII/EOBD, VAG protocol