The Best Dash Cams on Amazon in 2019

Dash cams market are rapidly growing in recent years. As dash cams get to gain prominence, they tend to have a better resolution, more features, and more reasonable price tags. It seems that almost all dash cams today have G-sensor, motion sensor, and loop recording. Let’s focus on other features and compare the popular dash …

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FIXD OBD2 Bluetooth Adapter Review

FIXD ($59.99) is OBD2 Bluetooth Adapter that pairs with your phone or tablet and works with a companion mobile app. The app is free and available at Google Play Store and Apple App Store. Add-on is also available with an annual subscription of $59.99. In addition to the features of an OBD2 scan tool, FIXD …

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Best OBD2 Bluetooth Adapters in 2019

OBD2 stands for On-Board Diagnostics the second generation. It’s a standardized diagnostics system which is equipped on all vehicles manufactured in the U.S. in 1996 or later. The vehicles have a connector called DLC (Data Link Connector) from which you can get various engine data and trouble codes by using an OBD scan tool. Recent …

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Automatic CCA LTE OBD2 Adapter review

New OBD adapter has been released from Automatic. Unlike Automatic Pro, which uses the 3G network, the new adapter uses the LTE network. The 3G network will be sunset in the next couple of years. When that happens, the Pro will no longer work unless you always have a smartphone connected to the Pro and …

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Ways to connect SiriusXM Satellite Radio to vehicle’s audio

SiriusXM satellite radio unit needs to connect your vehicle’s audio system. Most SiriusXM satellite radios has several options for that. The company describes each option as either Best, Better, or Good to present sound quality through each option. Here are four different connecting options. Aux in cable (Best) Cassette adapter (Better) PowerConnect (Good) FM Direct …

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SiriusXM Satellite Radio for car comparison

Satellite Radio technology has been around for many years, and there are many satellite radios on the market. Here is a comparison of popular SiriusXM satellite radio for car. SiriusXM SXPL1V1 Onyx Plus Onyx Plus has a color display, which can show not only a title of song, album, artist name, but also album art …

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A simply guide to Satellite Radio for your car

Satellite radio has been around for quite a while, but it’s not widely used or even understood. SiriusXM is the only company of satellite radio in the U.S. and offers a variety of subscription packages. For new customers, they offer a free trial for a few months, which you may want to take and evaluate. …

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Best OBD Scan Tools in 2018 – use your smartphone as a sophisticated scan tool with them

OBD2 scan tools are essential to tackle with engine emission problems. In the U.S., any vehicle manufactured in 1996 and later are equipped with OBD2 (On-Board Diagnostics II) system. You can read trouble codes and engine parameters with a scan tool plugged into an OBD2 port. OBD2 adapters are paired with your smartphone, tablet, or …

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Kiwi 4 OBD2 Adapter Review – issues on hardware and connection

Kiwi 4 is an OBD adapter. It is the 4th gen of Kiwi OBD scan tool by PLX Devices. The company added some new features such as micro SD card slot, Self-Run mode, audio alerts and warnings, etc. It has a very stubby design. This design may be good for some cars, which has the …

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Using a smartphone as a Dash Cam with Android Dash Cam Apps

Dash Cams are getting more and more attention for protection and safety measure these days. It’s definitely better to have one in your car especially in case of a car accident. The advent of technology, Dash Cams have lots of features like extended recording using cloud storage, mapping using a built-in GPS, and a high …

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