INSTRUCTION MANUAL EOBD-FACILE FOR PC .3. If you are currently connected to internet, your activation will be ... Can I install EOBD-Facile on another PC using my registration data?

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    1 Installation _______________________________________________________________________________ 1 2 Electronic interface ________________________________________________________________________ 1 3 How to activate your software? ______________________________________________________________ 1 4 Overview ________________________________________________________________________________ 2 5 Connecting to the vehicle (USB and RS232) ____________________________________________________ 3 6 Connecting using a Bluetooth interface ________________________________________________________ 3 7 Connecting using a WiFi interface ____________________________________________________________ 5 8 Configuring a new vehicle __________________________________________________________________ 6 9 Configuring the software ___________________________________________________________________ 6 10 Configuring the diagnostic report ____________________________________________________________ 6 11 The Diagnostic tab _______________________________________________________________________ 7 12 Save/Review a diagnostic ___________________________________________________________________ 4 13 Generate diagnostic report __________________________________________________________________ 5 14 The Advanced Diagnostic tab ______________________________________________________________ 6 15 Sensors tab _____________________________________________________________________________ 8 16 The Oxygen sensors tab __________________________________________________________________ 9 17 Monitored system results tab _____________________________________________________________ 10 18 Vehicle Info tab ________________________________________________________________________ 11 19 Terminal tab __________________________________________________________________________ 12 20 The Graph and recording window _________________________________________________________ 13

    20.1 Display values _______________________________________________________________________ 13 20.2 Display/record options ________________________________________________________________ 13 20.3 Replay a recording ___________________________________________________________________ 14 20.4 Smart triggers _______________________________________________________________________ 15 20.5 Calculations ________________________________________________________________________ 15 20.6 Exporting recording to a spreadsheet ____________________________________________________ 15

    21 The Dashboard window _________________________________________________________________ 16 22 The CAN bus analyser window ___________________________________________________________ 17

    22.1 Display frames ______________________________________________________________________ 17 22.2 Filtering the CAN bus_________________________________________________________________ 17

    23 PID Decoder _____________________________________________________________________________ 18 24 Customisation ___________________________________________________________________________ 18

    24.1 How to add specific manufacturer codes __________________________________________________ 18 25 Error messages: __________________________________________________________________________ 18

    25.1 Errors from the ELM interface _________________________________________________________ 18 26 Frequent problems, tips ___________________________________________________________________ 19

    26.1 Connection problems with the vehicle ____________________________________________________ 19 26.2 Connection problems with the vehicle (Battery at 0.0V) ______________________________________ 19 26.3 Asynchronous socket error _____________________________________________________________ 19 26.4 Installation with Windows XP __________________________________________________________ 19 26.5 Fault deletion problem ________________________________________________________________ 19 26.6 Fiat/Alfa Romeo hand free key issue with erasing of fault (incorrect condition) _________________ 19 26.7 Renault "hands-free" kit ______________________________________________________________ 19 26.8 Repair tutorials ______________________________________________________________________ 19 26.9 Contacts ____________________________________________________________________________ 19

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    1 Installation

    Important: In order to use the software, you must first install the

    interface driver. If you are using a USB interface, download the driver

    the installation procedure from our website in the download section:

    Installation: Download the latest version of EOBD-Facile from our website and run the installer called Install EOBD-Facile.exe.

    The software requires no special installation and will not modify your registry. It is important to note that the software does not use:

    Registry key

    Hidden files

    Does not create any files or directories outside its installation directories

    Does not modify your Windows parameters (resolution, settings)

    Update: After downloading the new version, re-install the

    software in the directory already containing it. All the old files will be replaced with the new ones. Above all, do not delete the EOBD-Facile

    directory in My Documents containing your settings and your saved


    Uninstallation: If you wish to uninstall the software, just delete

    the files and directories in the directory containing the application. Your personal connection and data files are in the directory My

    documents\EOBD-Facile. You may delete them if you will no longer

    need them.

    2 Electronic interface

    EOBD-Facile need an electronic device to be able to

    communicate with vehicles. Two kind of interface can be used:

    KLAVKARR interface

    ELM327 interface or compatible

    If you do not have interface, visit our shop on the following link:

    3 How to activate your software?


    1. Connect to your vehicle and use the wizard present in the menu "Register" and "Activate your software"

    2. Follow the instructions to complete your activation 3. If you are currently connected to internet, your activation will be

    immediate, otherwise you can send us the registration file and

    you will receive a reply with a login and activation key (within

    24 hours maximum) 4. Enter this information in the software via the menu "Register"

    then "Enter your activation code..."

    5. Restart the software

    Why should you register?

    Registration will activate additional functions in the software. The

    log file that you will provide to register will enable future users to

    benefit from your experience and create a list of EOBD compatible vehicles and the functions that they support.

    Registration is free of charge and only requires a few minutes.

    Can I install EOBD-Facile on another PC using my

    registration data?

    Unfortunately not, the registration data you receive is only valid

    for the PC used to generate the log file. If you have already registered and need a second key for another PC, please send us an email with

    your login and include a log file generated with this new PC (this file

    can be generated without connecting to a vehicle using the Demonstration mode and creating a file log-demo.txt, to attach to

    your email). Similarly, if you have lost your registration data

    following reformatting or deletion of EOBD-Facile, send us an email requesting them.

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    4 Overview

    The software is comprised of several principal zones described


    Menus: contain the various main menus for the software:

    File containing the menu Parameters and PID Decoder.

    Language to choose the language used by the software Interface to view the interface parameters Calculators to select the calculator on which to run the


    Additional functions containing shortcuts to the graphic functions, dashboard and CAN bus analyser

    Register to create an activation file to activate the software.

    Help to run this help file and know the software version

    Tabs: represent the various tabs in the main window. The

    functions in these tabs are described in more detail in the following


    Status bar: It displays the current status of the software.

    Displayed from left to right are

    The status of the connection with the ELM The status of the ELM The ECU undergoing diagnosis The make of vehicle selected The OBD protocol currently being used

    Vehicle make selection window

    In order to obtain as much data as possible on connection, the

    software will ask you to enter the make of vehicle on which you are doing a diagnosis.

    This choice will display the corresponding description of the

    manufacturers specific DTCs. If the make you want is not available, select Generic / Other

    Special cases: If your make does not appear but your vehicle is fitted with the engine of one of the makes listed, select this make.

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    5 Connecting to the vehicle (USB and RS232)

    First, when you open the application, connect to the veh