Question: How do i know if my car is working with the ELM327 or not ?
Answer: This ELM327 bluetooth adapter is working for all OBD-II Compliant vehicles.
The OBDII compliant vehicles referernce as below:
2000 or newer model year vehicle made in the United States
Fit for Chrysler ,Fit for Ford ,Fit for GM ,Fit for Jeep
2005 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
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!
FAQ Before Orders
Q1: What is the version of the ELM327?
A1: This is the V1.5 High Quality version, Support all OBD2 certified Vehicles, using the ARM chip set, which supports continuously running over 48 hours without disconnect with over 25 pid/s fast communication rate.
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 to verify.
Q3: Does this Automotive Scaner support the diesel cars or trucks ? Is this working with IOS?
A3: ELM327 support the 12V Gasoline/ diesel vehicles or light trucks, pick-ups, and this ELM327 is bluetooth version for android system cellphones only. Again, it's not for electric vehicles or hybrid vehicles. If you need the IOS version, please shop the ELM327 wifi
Q4: Does your ELM327 Come with any softwares?
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, thanks !
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)
Becuase CD disk is easily damaged on the shipping way , we have used QR code and user guides(english and russian) to replace it , Thanks for you understanding and supporting!
* The language of software will be changed depend on your device's language settings. (below screen shot for android tablet)
Q6: What is the function of the ON/OFF button ?
A6: The blue ON/OFF button is only for reset/ wake up the device, please don't leave it long time staying in vehicles, in case of any accidental case happened.
Q7: What functions that I can do with the ELM327 ?
A7: 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 ODB 2 Autoscanner 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 ODB 2 Autoscanner 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.
Step by step guideilnes for ELM327 with ON/OFF Switch
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 the convert it to 16pin.
5. Please be noticed that the ON/OFF Button is for waking up the device, our ELM327 is humanized and high quality v1.5 version, it will go to auto-sleep mode if communication is suspend over 30 mins. Press the button whenever you need to use it.
If you still have any doubts, please don't hesitate to contat us!
Softwares Display on PC
1* ELM327 V1.5 ODB 2 Autoscanner
1* manual with softwares for PC & android
Safe packing for all ackages
Q. What's the Password of the Bluetooth?
A: It's “1234” or “0000”.
Q. It does not work ?
A: 1. Check if your car is OBDII certified, it doesn't mean the obdii port, but the inside car computer obd2 protocols.
2. Check if you turn on the engine ignition and engine is running.
3. Check if bluetooth can be connected or not.
Q: If it can do all most car models and diesel car models?
A: No, it can just support most standard OBD II car models, including diesel and gasoline cars, make sure the car is 12V and obdii certified. (not only 16 pin)
Q: Which android system phone can compatible? If it can compatible with Iphone?
A: Please kindly use Android V4.4 and high version, The Iphone can't be supported
Q: Why my computer can't connect with this Bluetooth?
A: This unit is with Bluetooth 3.0, check your computer is compatiable with V3.0 version bluetooth.
Q:Why my phone can't connect with the Bluetooth?
A: Please kindly check if you choose the bluetooth connect way in software setting. and EXIT the software after setting is finished, then restart the software, it will automatically connect to the adapter and car ecu.
Q: If I still have question, what should I do now?
A: please kindly contact with the Seller, please don't ever open a dispute or just left a negative feedback. we will be online 24 hours for your service. Thank you.