Questions tagged [gps]

Acronym for Global Positioning System.

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Changed out radio and getting battery discharge error when engine running

So today changed out my Kia radio that was in my Kia Forte 2020. Seems my country brought in the low spec model at the time. This is the old radio: I changed it out to the touch screen that usually ...
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"Automatic" GPS clock won't update to correct time - 2007 Honda Odyssey

We have a 2007 Honda Odyssey, equipped with a GPS/map system (it's a touchscreen). According to the quick-start guide, GPS-equipped Odysseys are able to set their own clock based on the time zone that ...
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I bought a car and suspect that it was sold to me with a tracking device installed I want to find it

I bought a car and I suspect that it has a GPS tracking device installed in it. I have good reasons to suspect this. It has become a security risk. The car does not have any built in navigation and I ...
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Something in car is interfering with iPhone GPS

This is going to sound ridiculous but there is no other explanation. I used phone GPS while driving in my car for the past 3 years. 3 different phones, that is, and they all worked fine. I was ...
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obd2 device on obd1 vehicle?

is there any way to make a obd2 plug in device (example gps tracker Metro Smart Ride) work on a obd1 vehicle. The device works and still has service. I no longer own a vehicle with obd2, but I'd still ...
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Retrieving speed record from a GPS nav sys

Can I retrieve my speed record from the onboard GPS navigation system (or, alternatively, from an android phone) for the purposes such as disputing a traffic ticket?
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BMW 316i (2013) iDrive - How to add GPS and Nav software to BMWs iDrive

I have a mid-option BMW 316i (2013). Which means that it has an iDrive display LCD in middle of the dash, which has Bluetooth/AUX/USB and other stuff but it does not have navigation and obviously no ...
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Can I install GPS navigation system in Nissan B15?

I'm somewhat sedan enthusiast, and while I'm working in some asian countries, I've got my attention on little old Nissan Sunny car. model name is B15 Sunny. This is the wikipedia link I found for the ...
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Are there any vehicles that use the onboard GPS to calibrate or adjust the speedometer?

My 2014 Honda Accord has GPS and uses the GPS clock signal to set the vehicle's clock. This made me wonder if there are any vehicles that use the GPS signal to adjust the vehicle's speedometer. Of ...
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Switched fuse always on

Wondering if someone can help. I am putting in a GPS unit in my friends truck. Not the first time I've done this in his truck. Last time we ran the red ignition wire to his fuse box using the supplied ...
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2007 Toyota Highlander GPS Navigation map no longer works

My 2007 Toyota Highlander gets the message "External system is not connected" when I push the "map" button. All other feature work on the counsel except for the gps navigation. I left the windows ...
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How do I get wheel tick info from vehicle?

I found some GPS modules supporting dead reckoning. But none of them mentions how to get wheel tick info from vehicles. I am not aware the CAN bus can provide wheel sensor data. But indirectly, I ...
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How to disable tracking/beacon on kia soul ev?

We are about to trade in our 99 Corolla for a Kia Soul EV. One of the things I really dislike about it is that something (the GPS beacon?) will send location data and possibly other info about our ...
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SD card map for 2011 Nissan Rogue

I just bought a Nissan Rogue that comes with a GPS navigation system, the problem is, the SD card's missing, I've got three questions: 1 - Can I use any SD card of the same size with the Nissan map ...
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Car OBD protocol?

I would like to connect OBD2 GPS device in my cars. OBD2 connector support limited OBD protocols. I can't find which protocols present in my cars. So i just want to know what protocol is present in my ...
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Integrating Fast OBD Readings and GPS

I'm working on a project to look at fuel consumption on different roads and I need the OBD reader to log the GPS coordinates every time it takes a reading. I'm looking at instantaneous fuel ...
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Dodge Journey Crew GPS activation

My brother in law got a Dodge Journey Crew 2013, pretty fancy and well-equipped, with a huge screen inside. He has the rear-view camera and he can play DVDs on his screen, he's got the wheel pressure ...