(as of Mar 09,2022 01:02:27 UTC – Details)
What Is NEXAS NexLink Bluetooth Code Reader?
Nexas NexLink is a user-friendly and small OBD2/EOBD Bluetooth interface that turns your smartphone, pad or laptop into a sophisticated diagnostic tool and real-time performance monitor. Download the required OBD2 app, connect the device, and you can read and clear vehicle fault codes, read live sensor readings, read various live data, etc. Moreover, there is no Bluetooth diagnostic device that can diagnose both cars and motorcycles, but Nexas NexLink can!The device works for vehicles (which must be OBD2 compatible) all over the world, such as cars and light trucks (minivans, SUVs, pickups, etc.). Generally, these are vehicles sold in the U.S. that were manufactured after 1996, European vehicles manufactured after 2002, and Asian vehicles manufactured after 2008. Some gasoline vehicles manufactured in 1994 and 1995 are also OBD2 compatible (check the exhaust sticker under the hood to determine if it is OBD2/EOBD compatible). Vehicles in other regions that are OBD2/EOBD/JOBD compatible: Argentina-2008(domestic), 2009(import), Australia-2006(gasoline), 2007(diesel), Brazil-2007(gasoline), Canada-1998, China-2008(gasoline), 2011(diesel), European Union-2002 (gasoline), 2004(diesel), India-2010, Israel-2003, Japan-2008, Mexico-2006, Russia-2010, South Korea-2007, New Zealand-2006(gasoline), 2007(diesel).
Why Choose NEXAS NexLink Bluetooth Code Reader OBDII Scanner?
Bluetooth 5.0: Stable connection and fast data transmission. Low power consumption, will not drain your car battery.Enhanced diagnostics: Read (and clear) manufacturer-specific codes and access live parameters on a wide range of Ford, GM, Mazda, Nissan, Toyota, VW/AUDI/SKODA/SEAT, BMW/MINI and more vehicles. Unique Motorcycle Diagnostic: This scan tool can be used not only for cars, but also for motorcycles. Take it with your motorcycle so you can ride safely.Dozens of compatible Apps: More are constantly being added, some may require a separate purchase, this depends on the APP developer.Unmatched Performance: NexLink is 200% faster than the nearest competitor – View multiple live parameters and enjoy smooth displays and graphics.Hacker-proof: Unique security mechanisms eliminate the risk of unauthorized access.
A third-party app/software is required to use all the features. (Check the recommendations in the description below, some may require separate purchases).It does not use WiFi for connectivity. When using it with iOS devices, pair NOT with “NEXAS***” from the iOS Bluetooth device list. Launch the app, connect and connect through the app. If you tried to pair the device (and received the error message ” Not supported”), please restart your iOS device. If a different fault code is read, it is normal; the fault code under the OBD2 protocol is different from the protocol of the professional equipment used by the workshop, but the engine fault point is the same. If you are not sure whether NEXAS Bluetooth OBDII supports your car, please tell us your car model and year, we will provide you with a suitable APP and tell you how to install and use this device.Please make sure the App you need is compatible with your phone system, or this scanner cannot connect with your phone.
Support OBD2/EOBD Full Functions:
Mode 01: Read dynamic data flow, display error light, ready status. Mode 02: Query freeze frame data. Mode 03: Reading the current error code. Mode 04: Clear error code. Mode 05: O2 sensor detection test. Mode 06: Test the specific monitoring system for the vehicle. Mode 07: Read pending fault codes. Mode 08: Checking internal vehicle systems or components. Mode 09: Reading vehicle information. Mode 0A: Reading a permanent fault code.
Compatible with Various Apps(Please note that the Fee listed is only for reference):
Motoscan (Android ONLY): for BMW motorcycles (motorcycles before 2017 need to buy a 10PIN adapter cable separately). With the Nexlink adapter, most BMW motorcycles (C, F, G, K, R, S and Husqvarna series) can be fully diagnosed (app must be version 1.66 or higher). An inexpensive solution for all hobbyists and professionals, which we have developed due to many requests from BMW bikers. Read ID, read and clear fault codes, read live data and perform a simple service reset, such as a removal reset, etc. TuneECU (Android ONLY): This APP supports diagnosis of more motorcycle models for Triumph, Aprilia, Benelli, Ducati & Moto Guzzi, Morini, Gilera, Husqvarna, KTM, BMW & CCM., etc. Torque Lite/Pro (Android ONLY): Most popular OBD2 performance and diagnostic tool for Android, supports PID import (retrieve fault codes, sensor data and more). Autoscanner ELM OBD2 (Android, iOS, Windows): See what your car is doing in real time, get OBD trouble codes, vehicle performance, sensor data, etc. DashCommand (Android, iOS): USD9.99. Turn your phone/pad into an advanced display for your engine data and check why the check engine light keeps coming on. Carista OBD2 (Android, iOS): diagnoses, adjusts and services your vehicle, shows you a list of fault codes stored in your vehicle and their meaning. You can also reset the “Check Engine” light. (Dealer level technology for Audi/VW/Toyota/Lexus/BMW, etc.). BimmerCode (Android, iOS): easily code the ECUs in your BMW or Mini F/G series. > > BimmerLink (Android, iOS): read fault codes from all ECUs and display sensor values in real time, check the current status of D- PF in your vehicle or register a new battery after replacement for BMW or Mini. Leafspy (Android, iOS): For Nissan Leaf owners to monitor battery and other vehicle information normally only visible to the dealer. Dr. Prius (Android, iOS): Helps professional Toyota/Lexus hybrid repairers or owners examine the condition of the high-voltage battery.TrackAddict (Android, iOS): OBD2 live monitor, code scan/reset and data logging. Harrys LapTimer (Android, iOS): the advanced tool for car enthusiasts. It records all kinds of sensor data provided by your smartphone (or external sensors), combines them and makes them available for optimizing your ride. InCarDoc (Android, iOS): tool for reading engine codes, diagnostics, monitoring and logbook. Reads real-time and stored diagnostic parameters from ECU OBD2-compatible vehicles. FORScan (Android, iOS): application specifically for computer diagnostics of Ford / Mazda / Lincoln and Mercury vehicles; reading and resetting fault codes (DTC) for all modules; reading sensors and other data (PIDs) from all modules. > > JScan (Android, iOS): a powerful Jeep diagnostic application. > > Piston (Android only): the application is designed with simplicity in mind. OBD Auto Doctor (Android, iOS, Windows, Mac): Read the status of readiness monitors, on-board diagnostic monitors, Diagnostic Trouble Codes (DTCs), Freeze Frame, Clear Codes and MIL; View OBD2 parameters and sensor data in real time to detect anomalies; Monitor OBD2 sensor data in numeric or graphical display; Support multiple electronic control units such as engine, transmission, etc.HybridAssistant (Android ONLY): Make sure Bluetooth is turned on on your phone/pad. Access the Configure application (click on the “Settings” icon at the bottom left). Click on “Settings” > Click on “Connection Mode” > Select “Bluetooth”. Return to the main interface. APP will prompt you to connect the NEXAS device. Enter “1234” in PIN and click “OK”.
Device Setup Instructions:
Step 1: Download APP and install it on your phone/pad. Step 2: Locate the OBD2 diagnostic port and plug the device into the 16-pin Data Link Connector (DLC) on your vehicle. Make sure the connection is good. “RED LED” is always lit to indicate power. “BLUE LED” flashes when the device is connected for paring or communicating with ECU. If there is no communication, “BLUE LED” may be off. Step 3: Turn the ignition key to the “ON” position (or start the vehicle in neutral). Step 4: Activate Bluetooth on your phone/pad. ( On iOS devices: you will see “NEXAS***” in the list of Bluetooth devices, but DO NOT pair it with here. Please go directly to the settings of the app. On Android or Windows devices: pair with “NEXAS***” in the Bluetooth settings of the devices and connect it by entering PIN with 1234 or 0000 ) Step 5: Run the App, make the connection settings. (Please refer to the detailed instructions of connection settings via each app).Note: Please turn the ignition OFF and remove this OBD2 device from your vehicle after vehicle diagnosis.
Examples of App Setup:
OBDFusion (Android, iOS): settings > preferences > communication > communication type > Select Bluetooth LE (iOS) / Bluetooth(Android).DashCommand (Android, iOS): preferences > OBD2 adapter > Bluetooth device. Motoscan ( Android):
Make sure your phone/pad’s Bluetooth is turned on. Android Bluetooth connection settings require prior setup, pairing or connection. Go to the Configure application (click the “≡ three line icon” in the upper left corner). Click “Setting” > Select “Connection” > Connection type is set to Bluetooth > Bluetooth device selection Paired device “NEXAS***”.
Q1: Does Nexas Nexlink adapter work with hybrids?
A: Yes, Nexlink has added the HybridAssistant(Android ONLY) app that works for hybrid vehicles. Please note that supported hybrid models include Toyota/Lexus Hybrid, Ford Hybrid, Hyundai Hybrid, and Mitsubishi Hybrid.
Q2: Can I buy this adapter even if I have not used OBD products before?
A: Of course, the Nexas Nexlink adapter is easy to use. Just connect it with Bluetooth and start the engine to begin vehicle diagnostics. If you are not familiar with OBD products, you can contact Nexas technical team and they will help you solve your problem within 24 hours.
Q3: What if I have tried to connect but the NEXAS adapter does not appear in the Bluetooth list?
A: For iOS users: Restart your iPhone. The NEXAS device name will then be displayed again.
For Android users: try restarting your phone, turn off WiFi and disconnect all other Bluetooth devices from your phone. Or clear the Bluetooth cache/memory: Settings – Apps (View System) – Bluetooth – Memory & Cache, clear it and restart the phone.
Q4: Why could not the app connect to the NEXAS device?
A: First, make sure the app is compatible with your vehicle and phone. Second, make sure the app’s connection settings are correct. Third, remove the app and reinstall it (especially if you have a system software update). Or try another app, for example, Car Scanner ELM OBD2.
Q5: What should I do if no connection can be made to the vehicle/ ECU?
A: First, make sure the vehicle is OBD2 compatible and the device is plugged in well (not too loose). Second, make sure the ignition is on ON (or restart the engine to try). Third, make sure the pins in your vehicle’s OBD connector are not bent or shorted.
More functions are waiting to be discovered!
Dash Board Display:
I/M Readiness, Battery test, Freeze frame, O2 sensor and EVAP system test, On-Board Monitoring, Performance Test, etc.
Data Flow Waveform:
Read the live data, turn off engine check light in a blink of your eye.
Read and Clear Code:
Read and clear fault code with the codes definition.
Diagnose Report Display:
Diagnostic reports, Built-in OBD2 Fault code look-up library, no google and no guess.
【Multiple Functions】Nexas Nexlink Bluetooth Obd2 Scanner helps to read and clear error codes, read freeze frames or perform I/M readiness, power test, battery test, etc. This code reader can not only clear the Check Engine Light, but also display other parameters for the engine, ABS, SRS, TPMS, etc. (For example, you can locate a defective sensor by reading the O2 sensor data). Choose different apps that perform different tasks – more functions are waiting for you to discover!
【Smart Design】Simply download an app and this Bluetooth obd2 scanner will turn your iPhone, iPad, Android device or Windows PC into a professional vehicle diagnostic scan tool. Equipped with Bluetooth 5.0, it is more power-efficient and provides more stable and faster diagnosis than Bluetooth 3.0/4.0/4.2 or WiFi versions. Nexas Bluetooth Code Reader, a small scan tool for your pocket, helps you complete car diagnosis at any time!
【Unique Motorcycle Diagnosis】Not only cars can be diagnosed, but also motorcycles. For motorcycle diagnosis, Motoscan (Android ONLY) is a special APP for BMW motorcycles (you need to buy a 10 PIN adapter cable separately if your motorcycle was made before 2017, as it is not the standard OBD 16 PIN ). TuneECU (Android ONLY) supports diagnostics for BMW, Triumph, Aprilia, Benelli, Ducati & Moto Guzzi, Morini, KTM, CCM, etc.
【Compatible with a Variety of Apps】DashCommand and Torque for car enthusiasts; Carista for dealer-level technology for Audi, VW, Toyota, Lexus, BMW, etc.; OBDFUSION for Ford, Lincoln, Toyota, etc.; FORScan for diagnosis of all Ford, Lincoln and Mazda modules; Motoscan for BMW motorcycles for reading, clearing fault codes, reading live data, etc. ❗Some apps need to be purchased. It depends on the app developer. You can use FREE APP, like ⭕Car Scanner ELM OBD2.
📌【Important Information】❗This scanner only works on OBD2/EOBD cars, usually they are American cars from 1996, European cars from 2000 and Asian cars from 2006. ❗Compatible with iOS, Android, Windows, the Bluetooth connection of Android and IOS is different. For more details, please refer to the instruction manual on APP or the attached user manual. ❗ Third-party app is required for all functions. Some may need to be purchased separately. If you have any questions, please contact the seller.
Christian Ramsbottom is a highly skilled and experienced technician passionate about his work. With over 5 years of experience in the field, Christian has honed his skills and expertise to provide top-quality services to his clients.
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- Graduated from a Trade School with a focus on automotive technology
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