OBD Amigos is a graphical monitoring and diagnostics software for the VW e-up! (both the old 18,7 kWh version and the new 36,8 kWh version), Skoda CITIGOe iV and Seat Mii electric. It's written in Perl and runs on Linux, including Raspberry Pi based Linux devices.
- a PC or laptop or tablet or other device running Linux with a X11 based GUI
- a screen with a resolution of at least 1280x800 pixels, 1440x900 recommended, touchscreens are supported
- an ELM327 compatible OBDII adapter, preferably USB, but bluetooth adapters can be used too
Recommended OBDII Adapters:
- USB: Scantool OBDLink SX
- Bluetooth: Scantool OBDLink LX
You can find the source code and the installation instructions here: /files/
To update OBD Amigos use the included 'update' script from a Terminal. Just change into the obd_amigos folder and launch the script as follows:
This will download any files that have a newer timestamp (except the obd_amigos.ini configuration file to avoid overwriting your configuration).
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