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  1. 1999 E39 523i - diagnostics

    Diagnostic Hardware and Software Discussion forum
    ASC+T/DSC and ABS warning lights on (also airbag, but I can sort that out). Tested using MaxiScan OBD2 on 16 pin socket. No fault codes shown. Tried to test using same scanner and 16/20 pin cable on 20 pin socket under bonnet. Scanner powered up but would not connect. Could be MS 309 not...
  2. Android Screen - Connecting obd2 adapter

    Car Audio, ICE, Car Alarms, Mobile Phones, I-Drive
    Hi I have a 2006 BMW 5 Series (E61) and have fitted the Android screen which works very well. I have an ELM bluetooth adapter which I can connect to my phone and use torque pro but can't connect it to the andrpid screen. it won't pair in the telephone/music app as it's not that kind of adapter...
  3. diagnostic solution

    Auto Electrical Forum
    Anyone using the INPA/D-CAN software and cables from Is the loading of software as easy as they say? What software do you actually get for your money? Richard
  4. E92 M3 OBD2 scanner/reader

    Auto Electrical Forum
    I'd like to buy a OBD scanner fault reader but would like to be able to recode the various features available on the car. I believe Carly does it but has now gone over to a yearly subscription. I've looked at the Foxwell NT510/520 which appears to be pretty comprehensive but I'm unsure whether...
  5. Obd2 ports crashing?

    My e61 obd2 ports keeps losing signal with my d+can cables. I have tried 2 different d+can cables. i get the connection and can use inpa and dis for 2-3 minutes and then the cable light goes off and no connection anymore. Even when i put the cable to my car obd socket and the usb is not...
  6. OBD2 Bluetooth Scanner Recommendations Please

    BMW ECU Tuning and Standalone Tuning
    Hi All, I’ve recently installed an Android Headunit in my car, with that I can use the Torque App to monitor everything. I ordered what I thought would work however no joy, doesn’t seem to want to power up or communicate via Bluetooth. I’ve also tried it in another BMW and got the same...
  7. E46 OBD2 to ECU Connection Problems

    Car Audio, ICE, Car Alarms, Mobile Phones, I-Drive
    Hi My BM 328ci (2000) In Car Entertainment Navall Comet running Torque-Pro OBD2 = ELM327 Connection between Navall and OBD2 great Connection between OBD2 and ECU cannot connect at all Does anyone know of a better OBD2 than the one I am using? I have alreay tried 2 OBD2 Modules, and tried...
  8. 330D 2000 Check Engine Light doesn't illuminate on ignition

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Good evening, I am brand new to forum and hope I have posted this in correct section, I hope you dont mind me posting on day 1 :sarcastic :D I have owned my 330D since March this year without any problems. In last month or so i have had issues with warm start. I'm sure there has been many more...
  9. 2009 E93 330i - OBD2 Error codes

    BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    anyone got a list of error codes meanings, I`ve got a cold start misfire and get the following codes: P00AA, and B2AAA Best i can find on google is P00AA - IAT (Intake Air Temperature) sensor B2AAA - lack of fuel pressure though not convinced these are right as from random forum threads...
  10. OBD2 Scanner

    General BMW Discussions
    Just bought a scanner from china Vgate Scantool Maxiscan VS890 Scanner hopefully it'll work and find any fault codes etc :thumbsup
  11. 2010 F11 530D - Recommend a User Friendly OBD2 Tool

    BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    Hi All Can anyone recommend a suitable OBD2 tool for the F10/11? Primarily for various resets and fault diagnosis but if it does coding too that would be good. The number one job I need to do at the moment is a new battery registration. I used INPA on my previous E61 but the dodgy version I...
  12. Obd2 app for 5series f11

    Auto Electrical Forum
    Hi all . I have purchased an elm327 wifi adapter and want to know what people suggest as a good app for the above vehicle . I have an abs , headlight fault and a steering fault showing up so need one that is able to read and clear these etc thanks
  13. OBD2 Performance Tuning Chips

    BMW Tuning Forum
    Hello, Anyone tried these chips in their cars notice a difference? Looks too good to be true for a £10. Made in China as well guy done a test of them seem like somethings happening. NEW OBD2 Performance Tuning Chip Box For Gas/Petrol Vehicles Plug & Drive...
  14. OBD2 not communicating signal wire 0.55 volts

    Auto Electrical Forum
    hi there i have a problem with m obd was working fine a few months ago i have tested all the pins on the obd with a multimeter all seem fine except pin 7 which is the signal wire reads only 0.55 volts i onl have one obd port none under the hood so its not the common grounding issue also have...
  15. bmw e46 compact not communicating with obd2

    Technical Guides for the E46
    hi there my name is gary i am new to posting but a veteran lurker this site has helped me out so many times but i have a problem that cant be answered by other peoples posts so im posting m own thread to see if any of you bmw geniuses can help me out i have a 2005 bmw e46 316ti compact and the...
  16. PRODIAG OBD2 ELM327 Bluetooth Car Diagnostic Scanner

    BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    Anyone used one of these? Are they any good?
  17. BMW PA SOFT OBD2 Scanner version 1.4.0-is it accurate enough?

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Hi Guys! I have the above which I know now is fairly old software. I am using it on an E46 2002 316ti Compact, can I be certain that this software is fairly accurate in pin-pointing error codes?. Or is the software used by high street garages more accurate as it scans more deeply?. My scans...
  18. 2002 e46 325ti sport (mtec). Mothballed for over two years, bringing it back to life.

    Been away, now back. So this isnt the usual introduction, this is a 'I have returned', introduction. So rather than just say that, I figured I should say a bit more about getting 'Dino' back on the road. My mrs named the car by the way. This pic is from happier times. Both showing a car...
  19. X3 OBD2 USB cable??

    Auto Electrical Forum
    Hey all. Hope it's ok posting there here. I also posted in the X forum. I need to diagnose which injector(s) are playing up and cannot get at this info through my C310 scanner. I need to use the INPA software on a laptop so therefore need to get a USB cable. Question is... which cable do...
  20. X3 OBD2 USB cable??

    BMW X Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of X Series
    Hey all. I need to diagnose which injector(s) are playing up and cannot get at this info through my C310 scanner. I need to use the INPA software on a laptop so therefore need to get a USB cable. Question is... which cable do I need? There's some for around £10 and then others are up near...