There is no connection to the car?

Please switch on “alternative connection” inside the settings and try to connect again while the engine is running!

The engine is not recognized automatically and can not be selected manually?

If your engine for the manufacturer-specific parameters can not yet be selected automatically or manually, we offer the OBD parameters for this purpose. Simply go into the OBD functions and select the live values there. The OBD live values work on every model and engine. It looks like this inside … Continue reading The engine is not recognized automatically and can not be selected manually?

The parameters do not work or no values ​​are displayed?

It is important for the manufacturer-specific parameter that the engine is detected or you can manually select the engine. Because of this please check: Connected and engine recognized by app If the engine has been identified by the app, it will be displayed as here: For the parameters it looks … Continue reading The parameters do not work or no values ​​are displayed?

Manual for Coding VAG

You find the current information regarding the coding function of Carly for VAG here: 1) Which codings are possible for your VAG model and how it can help you? Click here for the answer 2) Does coding work on your VAG Model? Click here for the answer 3) Can you … Continue reading Manual for Coding VAG

Why is coding with Carly for VAG so safe?

Carly for VAG is the safest and only legal Coding tool for your VAG Model. Carly for VAG makes a backup with every coding, which you can load back to your car whenever you want to. Evenmore, Carly for VAG is the only solution that has a proactive ECU (electrical … Continue reading Why is coding with Carly for VAG so safe?

The App is showing you an error during coding?

Please try the following: First ensure that your vehicle is clear of all faults. Try the coding again with a running engine. In the settings screen, set the communication speed to slow and try the coding again with a running engine. Try the coding with an original Carly for VAG … Continue reading The App is showing you an error during coding?

Which adapter is needed for coding with Carly for VAG?

Please check here if your model can be coded with Carly for VAG. For VAG models you need the VAG Plus Adapter for Android or Apple/iOS. You can find the adapter here.

A coding has disappeared since the last update?

Our Carly Apps are continuously being worked on and thanks to the immense constructive feedback from our customers, we are able to incorporate frequent updates with lots of cool features on a regular basis. We never remove any working functions from the App. We only add to it and improve reliability … Continue reading A coding has disappeared since the last update?

A module is not available for coding?

Please try the following: Connect with the vehicle, switch to coding then check coding compatibility. If you receive an error, no modules are listed or all listed modules are greyed out, then you may have a connection issue. If you can access other modules and the specific module you are trying to access is … Continue reading A module is not available for coding?

Your coding doesn´t show any effect?

Carly for VAG informs you when a coding completed successfully. Successful means that the coding was placed correctly in the control unit. The app checks this after a successful writing. The requirement for a successful coding to show its effect is normally found in the coding description within the app. … Continue reading Your coding doesn´t show any effect?

You can´t find a specific coding inside the app?

If a car supports a specific coding function unfortunately depends on many factors: Production year of the vehicle Software version of the control unit Hardware version of the control unit Type variant Free of faults (perform a diagnostic)

Can you revert codings?

There is a backup created before each coding. This can be put back in the system using the following steps: iPhone: Start the app Connect Change to „coding“ Test compatibility Choose the module, which should be reset Read coding data Click on „back“ (at the end of the page on the … Continue reading Can you revert codings?

Does coding work on your VAG Model?

Check here if your VAG model is supported for coding: Models and Functions

Which codings are possible for your VAG model and how it can help you?

Coding – Get more out of your VAG Model! With the aid of coding you can activate many hidden functions in your VAG Model and individualize your car. With the aid of the app you can code always and from everywhere you are, even without a computer, easily just with … Continue reading Which codings are possible for your VAG model and how it can help you?

Manual for Used Car Check VAG

You find the current information regarding the Used Car Check function of Carly for VAG here:   1) You would like to know what the Carly Used Car Check for VAG is and how it can help you? Click here for the answer 2) Will the Used Car Check for VAG … Continue reading Manual for Used Car Check VAG

Why is Carly the only company worldwide offering a mobile Used Car Check?

From a technical point of view Carly stands for manufacturer specific solutions. That means, we show you the data that the manufacturer garages see. This is a much more difficult and advanced way to connect to a car and we are the only company worldwide that offers a manufacturer specific … Continue reading Why is Carly the only company worldwide offering a mobile Used Car Check?

What else is important when buying a used VAG?

In addition to using Carly’s Car Check feature to dig deeper into the electronics of the car you have your eyes on, Carly also offers other function that can provide valueable insights before purchase: Diagnostics: See if the car has any faults that might be critical. Ask for a test … Continue reading What else is important when buying a used VAG?

You have performed the Used Car Check for VAG. What does the data mean?

If you have read out data from the Car Check, you can press on each line and the app will give you an overall explanation.

Which adapter do you need for the Used Car Check for VAG?

The Original Carly VAG Plus adapter for Android or for iPhone is perfect for this function. We have specifically adapted the adapters to support communication that is used in Car Check and other manufacturer specific functions, that Carly offers. You can order the adapter here.

Will the Used Car Check for VAG work with your model?

Check here if your model is supported: Models and Functions

You would like to know what the Carly Used Car Check for VAG is and how it can help you?

Used Car Check – Avoid a bad buy! Find out manipulated KM-data Identify stolen cars through VIN-checks See driving behaviour of previous owners With the Lite Version of the apps you can see which values are read out. With the Full Version you can see the real data. We are hoping for your feedback to … Continue reading You would like to know what the Carly Used Car Check for VAG is and how it can help you?

Manual for service reset VAG

You find the current information regarding the service reset function of Carly for VAG here: 1) What is the service reset and how can it help you? Click here for the answer 2) Will your car be supported for the service reset? Click here for the answer 3) Service Reset … Continue reading Manual for service reset VAG

You don’t find a specific service point after reading the service data?

lease switch the engine on before reading, leave it running during reading and read the data a couple times after another. If the service reset point is still not found after reading the data 10 times, please write us using our contact form.

You get unusually high data in a service reset point?

The app converts the raw data for the remaining availability of the car’s different service points in an understandable value (for example days or kilometers). During this conversion errors can occur under some circumstances. These conversion errors don’t have any impact on the service reset, because the remaining life-span isn’t … Continue reading You get unusually high data in a service reset point?

Service Reset don´t work/fails: What can you do?

Please switch the engine on before the reset and leave the engine running during the reset. Please check the following, if the reset doesn’t work, even with the engine running: Currently no errors in the car. Please check with the diagnosis function beforehand. The brake wear sensors have to be … Continue reading Service Reset don´t work/fails: What can you do?

Will your car be supported for the service reset?

Check here if your model is supported: Models and Functions

What is the service reset and how can it help you?

Service Reset – Be independent from your VAG service! Reset Service Intervals by yourself and save money See extended Service data, e.g. remaining lifespan Unlimited uses The service reset function is part the full version. With the help of service reset you can change the engine oil or brakes yourself … Continue reading What is the service reset and how can it help you?

How can parameter data help with your fault diagnostics?

Live parameter data can give you a very deep insight into your car. Along with the error diagnostics of your car electronics here arises a very powerful combination to identify errors accurately in the car and save money.

What is the difference of Carly parameters to other existing apps?

With Carly for VAG you can read motor parameters like a pro. OBD testers are limited to a small number of standard motor parameters which are always the same, regardless of car brand and model. This app reads VAG-specific parameters and displays the live. Normally this is only possible with … Continue reading What is the difference of Carly parameters to other existing apps?

Parameters for your VAG model are not yet supported?

If Carly for VAG reports that your model has not yet been supported or built into the app, you can send us a session log with the text “Not supported Model for Parameter”. Please follow the steps 1 to 7 on the bottom of this text. As soon as we … Continue reading Parameters for your VAG model are not yet supported?

The parameters show ridiculous values or you do not know what the parameters mean?

If you see values for your selected parameters that appear implausible, be sure to check first if there are any best alternative parameters in the list that can help you. If you cannot find any working alternative, we need a session log with only parameter monitoring. For that please start … Continue reading The parameters show ridiculous values or you do not know what the parameters mean?

Will parameters work with your VAG model?

Please check here if your VAG model is supported: Models and Functions

What is the parameter function and how can it help you?

Parameter – Analyze VAG parameters like a pro! Monitor detailed motor parameters, for example temperatures, pressure values to determine errors and their causes. You can also record the parameters and send them directly via e-mail for analyzing purposes on pc. In the Lite version you can check how the full … Continue reading What is the parameter function and how can it help you?

Manual for Parameter VAG

You find the current information regarding the parameter function of Carly for VAG here: 1) What is the parameter function and how can it help you? Click here for the answer 2) Will parameters work with your VAG model? Click here for the answer 3) The parameters show ridiculous values … Continue reading Manual for Parameter VAG

How to perform a proper diagnostics run-through?

You can do a proper diagnostics run-through with the full version of the app. This is how it works: Let the diagnostics run through Erase the found faults Drive a couple minutes with your car Let the diagnostics run through again Fault codes that are still found after this procedure … Continue reading How to perform a proper diagnostics run-through?

What can you do in case you know which fault codes exist in your car?

You are prepared better for each workshop visit with this knowledge about fault codes and texts. The quality of the fault reports is equal to workshop level. With this you have way more transparency about what has to be done on your car. Therefore Carly for VAG usually pays off … Continue reading What can you do in case you know which fault codes exist in your car?

You are looking for more information for Diagnostics / Freeze Frame data?

To make the VAG diagnostics feature more useful for you, we’ve added VAG Freeze Frames data for your module unit diagnostics. This means, that we show a lot of detailed information for fault occurrences.. This is mileage data, engine speed, temperature etc. for when the fault occurred in the past. … Continue reading You are looking for more information for Diagnostics / Freeze Frame data?

What do the fault codes/texts mean?

The fault codes, that you get displayed after the diagnostics, are VAG specific fault codes. That means that they have the same quality as the ones you get in a VAG workshop. We created fault texts for you, so you are able to see directly what the fault codes mean. … Continue reading What do the fault codes/texts mean?

The diagnostics makes problems with your car: What can you do?

In case of problems with the diagnosis itself please contact us using our contact form.

You have the lite version of the app and want a free-of-charge fault report?

If you are connected with the car using the lite version of the Carly app, you can use diagnostics. When diagnostics finds ECUs, which means that it was successful, then you can be sure of the compatibility of the full version of the app. You should be able to request … Continue reading You have the lite version of the app and want a free-of-charge fault report?

Will diagnostics work for your VAG model?

Check here if your car is supported: Models and Functions

What is the diagnostics function and how it can help you?

Diagnostics – Do in-depth diagnostics of your car electronics! Find and erase manufacturer-specific fault codes Full text descriptions for VAG specific fault codes, like for example airbag Fault reports with all information always included You can check in the lite version of the app how the full version will work. … Continue reading What is the diagnostics function and how it can help you?

Manual for diagnostics VAG

You find the current information regarding the diagnosis function of Carly for VAG here: 1) What is the diagnostics function and how it can help you? Click here for the answer 2) Will diagnostics work for your VAG model? Click here for the answer 3) You have the lite version of … Continue reading Manual for diagnostics VAG

Manual for Transmission Functions

You find the current information regarding the Transmission Functions of Carly for BMW here: 1) You would like to know what the Transmission Function is and how it can help you? Click here for the answer 2) Does the Transmission Functions work with your car? Click here for the answer 3) Carly … Continue reading Manual for Transmission Functions

You would like to know what other projects regarding Transmission Function are currently being planned?

Here you can see our current projects: http://www.mycarly.com/projects/bmw-app/

You would like to know what the Transmission Function is and how it can help you?

Carly Automatic Transmission Function: Check the adaptation status of your transmission. Reset the learned values from your automatic transmission and start a new learning process by pressing one button. Observe the most important parameters and reset the learned values of the automatic transmission! (available in a later App update) Your … Continue reading You would like to know what the Transmission Function is and how it can help you?

Does the Transmission Functions work with your car?

Whether this function is compatible or not depends on the gearbox of your car. Please use the free lite version to test if this function is compatible with your car. At the moment the most automatic transmission gearboxes (for E-,F-,G-models, which are built from 2004 up to now) are compatible.

Carly says that the Automatic Transmission Function is not compatible with your car: When will the Automatic Transmission Function be available for your model?

We are working to bring the function for all compatible cars. However, every vehicle requires separate developing and integration into our app, which has an impact on development time.

Is there a possibility to read out parameters from your transmission?

We are working to implement a transmission-parameter function, too. In this parameter-function you are able to see the most important parameters from your gearbox, e.g. torque values, transmission-oil-temperatures or information on your driving status. The parameters differ for all transmission ECU-variants, so we will need some time to implement the parameters for … Continue reading Is there a possibility to read out parameters from your transmission?

The Transmission Function doesn’t work, what can you do?

There may be various reasons why the automatic transmission function has no effect. First check whether the ignition is switched on, or retry with a running engine. Using the Carly Diagnostics, clear any active error messages in the gearbox control unit or partially also in the engine control unit. Of course, … Continue reading The Transmission Function doesn’t work, what can you do?

What do all the status messages mean, after you read out the gearbox?

The transmission ECU can be in different learning phases. After Readout the transmission status be directly displayed in our app: There are the following messages: Compatible: Carly is successfully connected to the transmission ECU and your gearbox is compatible with our function. Successful adaptation reset: Your transmission adaptations are reset, and the … Continue reading What do all the status messages mean, after you read out the gearbox?

What does the info-memory mean?

In addition to the diagnosis for all fault codes in your vehicle, Carly also reads out the info-memory for all supported BMW models. These info-memory entries are not normal fault codes, but sort of a warning notification. The corresponding entries can be clearly recognized in the app by the added … Continue reading What does the info-memory mean?

When will Carly Protect come for iPhone?

We are already working on Carly Protect for iPhone. You can find the current status of the development here.

On which vehicles can Carly Protect be used?

Carly Protect can be used on all car brands. Only power supply is needed, which works even when the car is turned off.

You want to switch the theft alarm on / off without opening the app?

You can set up a widget shortcut from “Carly Protect” on your smartphone’s home screen. Now you can easily switch Carly Protect on / off.

What are the waypoints?

If auto-tracking is enabled, way points will be set automatically. With this you can understand exactly when and where your vehicle has been. To view the information about each step, click on each black waypoint on the map. You can activate more waypoints if needed.

Where can I switch on location tracking?

In the start screen, click on the icon “Location”. You can also open the top left menu and click on “Location”. Here you can now set the following: – Automatic location – More positions (more waypoints are recorded) If you have set the location, a memory symbol (small red disk) … Continue reading Where can I switch on location tracking?

Where can I switch on my alarms?

Press the “Alarms” icon in the start screen. You can also open the top left menu and click on “Alarms”. Here you can set up the following: – Alarm in case of theft (there are further settings by clicking on the settings symbol to the right, including extended interior protection) … Continue reading Where can I switch on my alarms?

How do you put Carly Protect into operation?

You will receive a 4-step guide with all the details, after purchasing Carly Protect. This will enable you to put Carly Protect into operation and protect your car directly.

Which SIM card works with the Carly Protect device?

You can use all SIM cards with mobile internet. To get the SIM card work, you need to register it inside the Carly Protect app when setting up Carly Protect.

What do you need that Carly Protect works and where can you buy and download it?

A Carly Protect device with accessories (SIM card), as well as the Carly Protect App are required.   Click here to buy your Carly Protect directly.   Click here to download the free Carly Protect app.   You will receive your username and an individual password with the purchase of … Continue reading What do you need that Carly Protect works and where can you buy and download it?

What can you do with Carly Protect? What features does Carly Protect offer you?

Carly Protect offers many advantages: • Locating your vehicle live via app • Receiving instant alerts in the event of theft • Receiving notifications when leaving and entering a defined home area • Receiving alerts when the inside of the car is harmed (e.g. radio theft) • Receiving alerts in … Continue reading What can you do with Carly Protect? What features does Carly Protect offer you?

Getting Started for Carly Protect

Welcome to the Carly family! We are very happy to welcome you as a new customer of Carly Protect. We value your satisfaction with our products very highly and will do as much as we can to provide you with the advantages Carly has to offer. 🙂   Following you … Continue reading Getting Started for Carly Protect

Can I delete documents in the Digital Garage?

You can delete documents in the Digital Garage. With Iphone this works with the “swipe / wipe” function. For Android: Press the menu button in the top right corner. Then you are in delete mode and can mark several documents with a red X.

Will my documents be synchronized if I change my phone/device?

Your documents will be synced. Please note that you must use the same account. An automatic transfer between Android and iOS is currently not possible. Contact us here to have your documents transferred manually.

Does Digital Garage also work in the Lite version?

The Digital Garage is only available in the full version. The Free Diagnostics Report and Used-Car-Check report from the lite version will be saved in the Digital Garage. You don´t lose reports from the first use.

Is a registration required for Digital Garage?

The first time you open the Digital Garage function, you will need to enter an email address. It does not require a password because the Digital Garage is tied to your app license.

What is “Digital Garage” and how can it help me? Which documents are stored inside the Digital Garage?

The Digital Garage is a storage space for: – Diagnostics Reports – Used Car Check Reports – Coding Backups Digital Garage stores the documents, so you can retrieve it whenever you need it. The files will remain even after reinstalling the app. In addition to saving, the diagnostics and used … Continue reading What is “Digital Garage” and how can it help me? Which documents are stored inside the Digital Garage?

Getting Started Guide for Carly Protect

Which Toyota models are supported by Carly for Toyota?

Getting Started Guide for Carly for Toyota

Welcome to the Carly family! We are very happy to welcome you as a new customer of Carly. We value your satisfaction with our products very highly and will do as much as we can to provide you with the advantages Carly has to offer    Following you find a … Continue reading Getting Started Guide for Carly for Toyota

Where do you plug the adapter in your Toyota?

OBD ports can be found in the steering wheel area (mostly below) for almost all cars.

Where can you download the Carly for Toyota app as lite or pro version?

You can get the free Lite Version here: Android: here iPhone: here   You can purchase the Pro Version of Carly for Toyota within the lite version of the app. (Licenses/In-Apps) The Lite Version is for testing.

Which adapter do you need for your Toyota model and where can you buy it?

For Android you need the Original Carly Adapter with Bluetooth and for iPhone/iPad you need the Original Carly Adapter with WIFI.

What can you do with Carly for Toyota – the Toyota app from Carly?

WELCOME TO CARLY FOR TOYOTA – THE MOST POWERFUL APP FOR TOYOTA NEW: INCLUDED IN THIS LITE VERSION ★★★ FREE FAULT REPORT AND Get the most out of your Toyota by keeping it healthy, personalized and connected. With more than 200-thousand happy customers from all over the world you can’t … Continue reading What can you do with Carly for Toyota – the Toyota app from Carly?

Information about the Carly Full-Version

Informationen for Pro Version Users (“Old Version”)

Information about Carly Web Access

What can you do with Carly for Renault – the Renault app from Carly?

WELCOME TO CARLY FOR RENAULT – THE MOST POWERFUL APP FOR RENAULT NEW: INCLUDED IN THIS LITE VERSION ★★★ FREE FAULT REPORT AND ★★★ FREE USED CAR CHECK Get the most out of your Renault by keeping it healthy, personalized and connected. With more than 200-thousand happy customers from all … Continue reading What can you do with Carly for Renault – the Renault app from Carly?

Which adapter do you need for your Renault model and where can you buy it?

For Android you need the Original Carly Adapter with Bluetooth and for iPhone/iPad you need the Original Carly Adapter with WIFI.

Where can you download the Carly for Renault app as lite or pro version?

You can get the free Lite Version here: Android: here iPhone: here   You can purchase the Pro Version of Carly for Renault within the lite version of the app. (Licenses/In-Apps) The Lite Version is for testing.

Where do you plug the adapter in your Renault?

OBD ports can be found in the steering wheel area (mostly below) for almost all cars. For Renault the port can be found in different places. For example in the main console or behind the stickshift. Please check these pictures, that help you to find the port.

Getting Started Guide for Carly for Renault

Welcome to the Carly family! We are very happy to welcome you as a new customer of Carly. We value your satisfaction with our products very highly and will do as much as we can to provide you with the advantages Carly has to offer    Following you find a … Continue reading Getting Started Guide for Carly for Renault

Which Renault models are supported by Carly for Renault?

Manual for electronic parking brake control

You find the current information regarding the electronic parking brake Control function of Carly for BMW here: 1) You would like to know what the electronic parking brake is? Click here for the answer 2) Are there any preliminary measures for using the carly electronic parking brake control? Click here … Continue reading Manual for electronic parking brake control

Are there any final measures after using the Carly electronic parking brake control?

After all work has been done properly on the brake system, it is necessary to recalibrate it again. Please note that the workshop mode has already been left by Carly and you have sufficient safety distance to the brake system. To be able to calibrate the new brake pads, please … Continue reading Are there any final measures after using the Carly electronic parking brake control?

The electric parking brake control doesn’t work, what can you do?

There are various reason for the electric parking brake not showing its effect. There might not be sufficient voltage (Are you using a battery charger?) There might not be an electric parking brake. There might be an fault code in your brake system / ABS system. The electric parking brake … Continue reading The electric parking brake control doesn’t work, what can you do?

When will the electric parking brake control be available for your model?

We have been working on supporting ALL compatible models with Carly electric brake function. However, does every vehicle require separate developing and integrating to our app, which might take a bit longer than expected.

Does the electric parking brake control work with your car?

The Carly electric parking brake function is only offered for selected models now, more information can be found in our Carly for BMW model list. Here you can visit our Carly BMW modellist Please see: Which model is generally selected? Does that model have built in an electric parking brake? … Continue reading Does the electric parking brake control work with your car?

You want to know how the Carly electric parking brake works, in detail?

To be able to perform workings on the brake system (for example, Replacement of the brake pads), it is necessary to set the servo motors of the brake system in the workshop mode, first. This Step is imperative, the brake pistons should never be set back by brute force. In … Continue reading You want to know how the Carly electric parking brake works, in detail?

Are there any preliminary measures for using the carly electric parking brake control?

If the brake pads are worn, some measures must be taken before you can start working on the brake system. The electric parking brake is very sensitive to any small voltage fluctuation, so that (if possible) always a battery charger should be connected to ensure a sufficient and constant voltage. … Continue reading Are there any preliminary measures for using the carly electric parking brake control?

You would like to know what the electric parking brake is?

In addition to an electronic parking brake, many modern vehicles naturally also have a brake wear sensor, which informs the driver about the wear point of the break pads. If this point is reached, it is necessary to renew the brake pads. However, newer models have electric actuators on the … Continue reading You would like to know what the electric parking brake is?

Manual for Exhaust Flap Control

You find the current information regarding the Exhaust Flap Control function of Carly for BMW here: 1) You would like to know what the Exhaust Flap Control function is and how it can help you? Click here for the answer 2) Does the Exhaust Flap Control function work with your … Continue reading Manual for Exhaust Flap Control

FAQ Tuning

Here are the most frequent questions for our tuning.

You would like to know what other projects regarding the Exhaust Flap Control are currently in the process of planning?

With this link you will find an answer

You would like to be informed about beta-phases of the Exhaust Flap Control?

With this link you will find an answer

The Exhaust Flap Control function doesn’t work: What can you do?

In some cases, the exhaust flap control might not work for your car, even though this function is displayed as compatible within the app. Very often this is due to the following causes: The engine is not running: The exhaust flap control only works while the engine is running.  No … Continue reading The Exhaust Flap Control function doesn’t work: What can you do?

Carly says that the Exhaust Flap Control is not compatible with your car: When will the Exhaust Flap Control function be available for your model?

Our tests have shown that primarily F-models offer the possibility to manually control a factory installed exhaust flap. In E-models, controlling the exhaust flap via software only works very sporadically. Please also make sure, that an exhaust flap is installed in your car. In order to check if you have … Continue reading Carly says that the Exhaust Flap Control is not compatible with your car: When will the Exhaust Flap Control function be available for your model?

Does the Exhaust Flap Control function work with your car?

Whether this function is compatible or not depends on the engine of your car. Please use the free lite version to test if this function is compatible with your car. At the moment mainly F-models are supported.

You would like to know what the Exhaust Flap Control function is and how it can help you?

Exhaust Flap Control – Manually open the exhaust flap of your BMW! Control the exhaust flap – even while driving Open the exhaust flap anytime to hear the pure engine sound And keep the flap open as long as the app is connected Some BMW models have an exhaust flap … Continue reading You would like to know what the Exhaust Flap Control function is and how it can help you?

Does the Carly Bluetooth / AUX interface work with the E46 and E39 too?

The Carly Bluetooth Multimedia / AUX Interface is also compatible with the 3-series BMW E46 and the 5-series BMW E39. However, you should only order it, if you know how to install it yourself, because we currently do not have an explicit installation guide for these models.

Can you display song titles on the iDrive and change the music using the buttons on the steering wheel?

The display in the iDrive is not possible. This would only be possible with other hardware and much more effort. In addition, it would “intervene” in the bus system of the vehicle and the electronics of the iDrive. We wanted to deliberately do it without the potential “sources of error”. … Continue reading Can you display song titles on the iDrive and change the music using the buttons on the steering wheel?

You would like to see the installation guide in advance to estimate the effort?

Unfortunately, we can not give out the installation guide beforehand to have a look. You need to know, besides the higher quality of the hardware, the true value of the Carly Bluetooth Multimedia / AUX Interface is the step by step installation guide with pictures and videos of exactly your model. … Continue reading You would like to see the installation guide in advance to estimate the effort?

Can you also make phone calls with it?

You can’t  make calls with it, but this is a lot more complicated issue ?

Where do you install the article and how do you operate it?

The Bluetooth part will be connected to the 3.5 mm jack socket (AUX). It is connected parallel to these transmission lines so that the 3.5mm jack socket (AUX) remains functional and is not occupied. For more details, please have a look in the step by step installation guide, which is … Continue reading Where do you install the article and how do you operate it?

The retrofit article is sold out? When will it be available again?

The product is extremely popular and therefore it can be sold out. Of course we order as fast as possible replenishment, but due to the quality of the product, which is a good an well tested article, it is unfortunately not always as fast as we would like. If the … Continue reading The retrofit article is sold out? When will it be available again?

Can laymen install it too?

Definitely yes – that was our objective. The hardware is higher quality than the one from some other manufacturers, but the true value of our product is the step by step installation guide with pictures. You can really do each step according to the guide and the cables you will … Continue reading Can laymen install it too?

Which requirements does your car need to be able to support the retrofit?

You only need a 3.5 mm jack socket installed.

Will this retrofit work with your BMW model?

Carly Bluetooth Multimedia/AUX interface for BMW E-models 3-series BMW (article # 9001) is supported by the following models: E90 (2005 – 2011) E91 (2005 – 2012) E92 (2006 – 2013) E93 (2007 – 2013) Carly Bluetooth Multimedia/AUX interface for BMW E-models 5- and 6-series BMW (article # 9002) is supported … Continue reading Will this retrofit work with your BMW model?

You would like to know what this type of retrofit is and how it can help you?

Listen to your favorite music from a mobile phone through your car’s sound system – wireless and in the best quality! Your advantages: No annoying cable connections anymore Best possible music quality, because the transmission takes place via Advanced Audio Distribution Profile (A2DP) Even car passengers can always play their … Continue reading You would like to know what this type of retrofit is and how it can help you?

Manual for BT/AUX Retrofit

Here you can find the latest information on the BT / AUX retrofit from Carly: This manual concerns the item numbers 9001, 9002, 9003, 9005, 9006 and 9007 in our shop.   1) You would like to know what this type of retrofit is and how it can help you? … Continue reading Manual for BT/AUX Retrofit

What is the OBD-parameter function?

In the newest pro version of Carly for Mercedes we can offer you the OBD function in the cockpit additionally. It includes the following: Please select the OBD button in the cockpit to be able to read out the OBD-parameters. The app reads out all supported parameters directly from the … Continue reading What is the OBD-parameter function?

What is special about the Carly 5* service?

As you probably noticed already, Carly wants to offer a better service than other companies 😉 We ourselves use a lot of apps in different areas as well – we almost always felt that customer support was lacking though. We took that as an opportunity to offer the best-possible customer … Continue reading What is special about the Carly 5* service?

You already bought the NOX function and it doesn’t work: What can you do?

Often the reason for a non working regeneration of the NOX catalyst is a defective NOX sensor, or special fault codes stored in the engine ECU. Please run a diagnostic session with Carly and clear the faults, in case you have them. Afterwards try to regenerate your NOX again.   Should you … Continue reading You already bought the NOX function and it doesn’t work: What can you do?

You don’t know the meaning of the NOX parameters: What can you do?

Stratjfied-charge mode:   Some actual petrol engines uses the stratified-charge mode. In this stratified-charge mode the petrol will be injected to At stratified-charge mode the petrol is injected to the combustion chamber in a way, that only at the area around the spark plug is an explosive mixture (lambda = … Continue reading You don’t know the meaning of the NOX parameters: What can you do?

Carly says that NOX is not working with your engine yet: When will the NOX function be available for your engine?

If the app indicates that your engine is not able to regenerate the catalyst yet than you can find a suitable project here.

Does the Nox function work with your car?

To find out if the NOX function works on your car, you will need our Carly Generation 2 adapter and the lite or the full version of Carly for BMW. In both versions you can see if your engine is able to regenerate the DPF. If the app indicates that … Continue reading Does the Nox function work with your car?

You would like to know what the NOX function is and how it can help you?

Nox Catalyst – Regenerate your NOX with a button press! Regenerate your NOX with a button press Live-Monitor your NOX and track the regeneration in real-time Record the data and send it by mail, e.g. for PC-analysis The NOX function is part of the full version. Often your diesel engine … Continue reading You would like to know what the NOX function is and how it can help you?

Manual for Desulfurisation (Nox)

You find the current information regarding the desulfurisation (NOx) function of Carly for BMW here:   1) You would like to know what the NOX function is and how it can help you? Click here for the answer 2) Does the Nox function work with your car? Click here for the answer … Continue reading Manual for Desulfurisation (Nox)

A function that was available in the App has disappeared since the last update?

Our Carly Apps are continuously being worked on and thanks to the immense constructive feedback from our customers, we are able to incorporate frequent updates with lots of cool features on a regular basis. We never remove any working functions from the App. We only add to it and improve reliability … Continue reading A function that was available in the App has disappeared since the last update?

A specific module is not available for coding?

Please try the following: Make sure that the module you are looking for is listed as available for your model and build year. The module is mentioned as ‘codable in…’ behind each coding here. Connect with the vehicle, switch to coding then check coding compatibility. If you receive an error, no modules are … Continue reading A specific module is not available for coding?

What is the difference between Original Carly adapters and others?

We are the only manufacturer that develops the adapters explicitly vivided by the brands BMW, Mercedes, VAG and Porsche. We invested a lot of time and resources to be able to fulfill the manufacturer-specific requirements of the individual car brands in the respective Carly adapters. No other standard-OBD adapter manufacturer does … Continue reading What is the difference between Original Carly adapters and others?

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Carly for BMW Coding Recipes and Tips

Carly for BMW informs you when a coding completed successfully. Successful means that the coding was placed correctly in the control unit. The app checks this after a successful writing. The requirement for a successful coding to show its effect is normally found in the coding description within the app. … Continue reading Carly for BMW Coding Recipes and Tips

A Coding doesn’t show any effect?

Carly for BMW informs you when a coding completed successfully. Successful means that the coding was placed correctly in the control unit. The app checks this after a successful writing. The requirement for a successful coding to show its effect is normally found in the coding description within the app. … Continue reading A Coding doesn’t show any effect?

During coding the app shows you an error?

Please try the following: First ensure that your vehicle is clear of all faults. Try the coding again with a running engine. In the settings screen, set the communication speed to slow and try the coding again with a running engine. Try the coding with an original Carly for BMW … Continue reading During coding the app shows you an error?

You are looking for a specific coding in the app but can’t find it?

First check if the coding you are looking for is compatible with your model. Also take note of which module the coding is available in. This is written behind each coding as ‘codable in…’ here. If you cannot access the module that contains the coding you are looking for, check here. Some … Continue reading You are looking for a specific coding in the app but can’t find it?

Can you transfer a license from one Google Play / App Store user to another?

This is not possible unfortunately. Sorry, this is an issue that Google (Google Play Store) or Apple (App Store) handle themselves, they do the licensing of apps. The problem here is, that they do not allow to transfer a license from one account to another.

Coding BMW Bikes with Carly for BMW Bikes List – What is possible?

At the moment codings for BMW bikes are only available on Android. These topics can be coded in your F650 (K72). These topics can be coded in your F700 GS (K70). These topics can be coded in your F800 GS Adv (K75). These topics can be coded in your F800 … Continue reading Coding BMW Bikes with Carly for BMW Bikes List – What is possible?

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You are looking for more information on engine fault codes / BMW Freeze Frame Diagnostics data?

To make the BMW diagnostics feature more useful for you, we’ve added BMW Freeze Frames data for your engine control unit diagnostics. This means, that we show a lot of detailed information (up to 40 data points) for fault occurrences of every engine fault. This is mileage data, engine speed, … Continue reading You are looking for more information on engine fault codes / BMW Freeze Frame Diagnostics data?

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You would like to request a new coding for Carly for BMW?

Please check here if this coding is already available for your model. You can check here which codings we are working on at the moment. You can request new codings here.

How to stay connected to the internet while using Carly with iOS

1. Connect to the Carly Adapter WIFI via the iPhone settings 2. Click on the blue “i” for info next to the Carly Adapter Name in the settings menu 3. Write down the IP-Adress of the Carly Adapter WLAN 4. Switch from DHCP to Static 5. Type in the IP-Adress … Continue reading How to stay connected to the internet while using Carly with iOS

Why is there a Generation 2 Adapter and why does the Generation 1 not support everything?

Since we never know beforehand, how different options are to be realized, and also BMW and other brands are developing new functions and/or devices, we have to go with the requirement we meet while developing! Therefore, the occasional upgrade/change in our hardware is a necessity we can´t really predict before … Continue reading Why is there a Generation 2 Adapter and why does the Generation 1 not support everything?

What future functions will Carly for Porsche provide?

We can never say for sure which functions will 100% be built into Carly apps in the future. However, we have our eyes on manufacturer level Porsche diagnostics (reading out every single ECUs faults in your car) and maybe other functions that give you more control and insight over your … Continue reading What future functions will Carly for Porsche provide?

When will Carly for Porsche Car Check be available for iPhone/iPad?

Carly for Porsche Car Check iPhone/iPad is now available in the Apple App Store. Just look up Carly for Porsche 🙂 More info on the status can be found here.

Background story of Carly for Porsche Car Check / How we lost more than 10-thousand Euros?

This should never happen to anyone again, not to our customers, not to us … This is the story of Carly for Porsche Car Check: We bought a Porsche 911-series 997 (pre facelift) – wrongly thinking we know what we are doing, since we work with cars all day. We originally intended … Continue reading Background story of Carly for Porsche Car Check / How we lost more than 10-thousand Euros?

You would like to know more about mechanical over revs and the other data, that the Porsche Car Check reads out?

This is a short explanation of values that might be showed to you. We have the same information inside the app, when you click on a value in Car Check. VIN: This is the identification number of your car. Please compare it with the FIN shown on your car. Should … Continue reading You would like to know more about mechanical over revs and the other data, that the Porsche Car Check reads out?

You would like to be informed about the current projects of Carly for Porsche?

You can read about our current projects for Porsche here.

You would like to be informed about beta-phases for Carly for Porsche?

Where do you plug the adapter in your Porsche?

The so called OBD adapters are plugged into the OBD port, which is almost always situated under the steering wheel. This is a picture of an OBD port in a Porsche.

You would like to be informed about the beta-phases of Carly for Porsche?

You can read about our beta-phases for Porsche here.

Where can you download the Carly for Porsche app as lite / pro version?

With the Lite Version of Carly for Porsche you can test compatibility of your car for all functions that the Pro Version offers. You can purchase a Pro License inside the Carly for Porsche App. The Lite Version can be downloaded here for Android. For a status on the iPhone development, … Continue reading Where can you download the Carly for Porsche app as lite / pro version?

Which adapter do you need for your Porsche and where can you buy it?

To make it easy to connect to your Porsche, we build our own adapters. They were specifically built for Carly Apps and a stable connection. The adapters come with this: – LIFETIME WARRANTY – PREMIUM CUSTOMER SUPPORT – PROMISE OF COMPATIBILITY You need the Original Carly Generation 2 Bluetooth Adapter, … Continue reading Which adapter do you need for your Porsche and where can you buy it?

Which Porsche models are supported with Carly for Porsche?

For these models a test with Car Check worked fine. Please test compatibility with the free version of Carly for Porsche: Carrera 996 Carrera 996 Turbo Carrera 997 Carrera 997 Turbo Carrera 997 Facelift Carrera 997 Turbo Facelift Boxster 986 Boxster 987 Boxster 987 Facelift Cayman 987c Cayman 987c Facelift … Continue reading Which Porsche models are supported with Carly for Porsche?

What can you do with Carly for Porsche Car Check – the Porsche app from Carly?

WELCOME TO CARLY FOR PORSCHE CAR CHECK – THE MOST POWERFUL APP FOR PORSCHE Run a car check on Porsche and identify mechanical over revs and more! If you want to know more about mechanical over revs read here. With more than 200-thousand happy Carly customers from all over the … Continue reading What can you do with Carly for Porsche Car Check – the Porsche app from Carly?

Coding BMW with Carly for BMW List – What is possible? – Russian Version

Coding BMW with Carly for BMW List – What is possible? – Portuguese Version

Coding BMW with Carly for BMW List – What is possible? – Italian Version

These topics can be coded in your 1er (E8x). These topics can be coded in your 3er (E36). These topics can be coded in your 3er (E46). These topics can be coded in your 3er (E9x). These topics can be coded in your 5er (E39). These topics can be coded … Continue reading Coding BMW with Carly for BMW List – What is possible? – Italian Version

Coding BMW with Carly for BMW List – What is possible? – French Version

Coding BMW with Carly for BMW List – What is possible? – Spanish Version

Why is Carly so safe for coding – specially regarding the FRM ECU?

Unfortunately some FRM2 and FRM3 modules (produced from ca. 2007 – 2013) have a rare firmware fault. If you see this message in the app when trying to code the FRM, the app has found critical faults in your FRM. As a consequence the app does not allow coding of … Continue reading Why is Carly so safe for coding – specially regarding the FRM ECU?

Why is the former Full Version now called Pro Version?

First: The former “Full Version” and the current “Pro Version” are 100% IDENTICAL :). The reason we changed the name is that the former name “Full Version” lead to confusion for our customers. Since we strive to be as transparent as possible with you, we are calling it “Pro Version” … Continue reading Why is the former Full Version now called Pro Version?

Why is coding with Carly for BMW so safe?

Carly for BMW is the safest and only legal Coding tool for your BMW. Carly for BMW makes a backup with every coding, which you can load back to your car whenever you want to. Evenmore, Carly for BMW is the only solution that has a proactive ECU (electrical control … Continue reading Why is coding with Carly for BMW so safe?

Which adapter is needed for coding with Carly for BMW?

Please check here if Carly for BMW supports coding for your model. In the adapter descriptions you can check the supported models. For Android you can find the correct adapter here. For iOS you can find the correct adapter here.

How often can you install the app on different devices and what happens in the case of an uninstall?

For iOS as well as for Android you can install the app on up to 5 different devices of the same operating system as often as you want to. Your In-Apps are kept save, they are not lost in case of an uninstall. With Android your In-Apps will be loaded … Continue reading How often can you install the app on different devices and what happens in the case of an uninstall?

You would like to be informed about beta-phases of Used Car Check for BMW?

You can find the Carly Beta-Phases for Used Car Check here

What else is important when buying a used BMW?

In addition to using Carly’s Car Check feature to dig deeper into the electronics of the car you have your eyes on, Carly also offers other function that can provide valueable insights before purchase: Diagnostics: See if the car has any faults that might be critical. Ask for a test … Continue reading What else is important when buying a used BMW?

You have great ideas and feedback for our Used Car Check BMW?

Great! We are always looking for new ideas and constructive feedback for our Carly solutions. Every single function has such immense value to our customers because they have supported and enriched our development with useful tips and feedback. For Car Check we hope to hear from you as well. Please … Continue reading You have great ideas and feedback for our Used Car Check BMW?

You would like to know why Carly is the only company worldwide offering a mobile Used Car Check?

From a technical point of view Carly stands for manufacturer specific solutions. That means, we show you the data that the manufacturer garages see. This is a much more difficult and advanced way to connect to a car and we are the only company worldwide that offers a manufacturer specific … Continue reading You would like to know why Carly is the only company worldwide offering a mobile Used Car Check?

You have performed the Used Car Check for BMW. What does the data say?

If you have read out data from the Car Check, you can press on each line and the app will give you an overall explanation.

Which adapter do you need for the Used Car Check for BMW?

The Original Carly Generation 2 adapter for Android and for iPhone is perfect for this function. We have specifically adapted the adapters to support communication that is used in Car Check and other manufacturer specific functions, that Carly offers. You can find them here.   You can try with other … Continue reading Which adapter do you need for the Used Car Check for BMW?

Will the Used Car Check for BMW work with your model?

The Used Car Check of Carly for BMW works for all Carly supported BMW models. These are all BMWs starting 1996 until today!

You would like to know what the Carly Used Car Check for BMW is and how it can help you?

Used Car Check – Avoid a bad buy! Find out manipulated KM-data Identify stolen cars through VIN-checks See driving behaviour of previous owners With the Lite Version of the apps you can see which values are read out. With the Full Version you can see the real data. We are hoping for your feedback to … Continue reading You would like to know what the Carly Used Car Check for BMW is and how it can help you?

Manual for Used Car Check BMW

You find the current information regarding the Used Car Check function of Carly for BMW here:   1) You would like to know what the Carly Used Car Check for BMW is and how it can help you? Click here for the answer 2) Will the Used Car Check for BMW work … Continue reading Manual for Used Car Check BMW

What can you do about sudden connection drops – Adapter Test?

We have written test-routines for this case.   Before connecting, please go to settings and scroll all the way down in the button area. There are 2 tests, of which only one can run at a time. Please start with Test 1 and then connect on the Home Screen. Please … Continue reading What can you do about sudden connection drops – Adapter Test?

What can you do, if you have connection problems with the bluetooth adapter?

According to our experience all supported models can be connected with the Bluetooth adapter. This is very uncomplicated and should work without problems. With non-Carly adapters there can be connection problems or aborts every once in a while. The Carly bluetooth adapter is especially optimized for the in depth connection … Continue reading What can you do, if you have connection problems with the bluetooth adapter?

How do you get a stable connection to your VAG?

To get a stable connection, please check this: Deactivate WiFi on your Android device Deactivate energy saving or anti-virus software, while using the app Restart the mobile phone/tablet Plug the adapter or the cable into the OBD socket Switch the ignition on stage 2 or start the engine Pair the mobile phone/tablet with … Continue reading How do you get a stable connection to your VAG?

Where do you plug the adapter into your VAG?

You can plug your adapter into the OBD port of your car. It is located below or next to the steering wheel mostly, depending on the model – still very easy to find. Sometimes there is a flap, which you can open easily. OBD is the same port as professional … Continue reading Where do you plug the adapter into your VAG?

What can you do with Carly for VAG – the VAG app from Carly?

WELCOME TO CARLY FOR VAG – THE MOST POWERFUL APP FOR VAG ★ DIAGNOSTICS: Perform a complete health-check of your car’s electronics (incl. in Pro Version) You can do an in-depth diagnosis of your VAG, just like a professional. You get the fault codes/DTC of your car with explanations in the pro version of … Continue reading What can you do with Carly for VAG – the VAG app from Carly?

You would like to be informed about the beta-phases of Carly for Mercedes?

You find the current beta-phases here.

Where do you plug the adapter in your Mercedes?

You can plug your adapter into the OBD port of your car. It is located below or next to the steering wheel mostly, depending on the model – still very easy to find. Sometimes there is a flap, which you can open easily. OBD is the same port as professional … Continue reading Where do you plug the adapter in your Mercedes?

Where can you download Carly for Mercedes and get the Pro Version?

There is a free lite version of Carly for Mercedes for iOS (AppStore) and Android (Google Play) This is only a test version, in order to see if everything works with your car. Please note: please run a diagnostic session before purchasing the Pro Version. This way, we can tell you … Continue reading Where can you download Carly for Mercedes and get the Pro Version?

How do you get a stable connection to your Mercedes?

To get a stable connection, please check this: If you are using the Android bluetooth adapter deactivate the WiFi / If you are using the WiFi iPhone adapter deactivate the bluetooth Deactivate energy saving or anti-virus software, while using the app Restart the cell phone/tablet Plug the adapter or the … Continue reading How do you get a stable connection to your Mercedes?

Which adapter do you need for your Mercedes and where can you buy it?

For Android phones/tablets: This is the Android Bluetooth Generation 1 Adapter for Mercedes. Please check beforehand if the adapter is compatible with your Mercedes model! iPhone/iPad: This is the Wifi Adapter for Mercedes.

Which Mercedes models are supported with Carly for Mercedes?

What can you do with Carly for Mercedes – the Mercedes app from Carly?

WELCOME TO CARLY FOR MERCEDES – THE MOST POWERFUL APP FOR MERCEDES These are the functions: ★ DIAGNOSTICS: Perform a complete health-check of your car’s electronics (Pro Version) You can do an in-depth diagnosis of your Mercedes, just like a professional. You get the fault codes/DTC of your car with explanations with … Continue reading What can you do with Carly for Mercedes – the Mercedes app from Carly?

Getting Started Guide for Carly for VAG

Welcome to the Carly family! We are very happy to welcome you as a new customer of Carly. We value your satisfaction with our products very highly and will do as much as we can to provide you with the advantages Carly has to offer   Following you find a … Continue reading Getting Started Guide for Carly for VAG

Getting Started Guide for Carly for Mercedes

Welcome to the Carly family! We are very happy to welcome you as a new customer of Carly. We value your satisfaction with our products very highly and will do as much as we can to provide you with the advantages Carly has to offer   Following you find a … Continue reading Getting Started Guide for Carly for Mercedes

Are there in-apps for Carly for BMW?

Currently, there are no In-Apps to purchase. Everything is included in the Full Version. Please always make sure to check compatibility with your car with the lite version before purchasing the full version!

Your generation 2 adapter update does not work: What can you do?

The adapter update problem is fixed.   Please do the following: 1) Update to the newest version through the Google Play Store / App Store 2) Unpair the adapter, unplug the adapter and wait for at least 5 minutes and restart the phone 3) Start the car, plug in the … Continue reading Your generation 2 adapter update does not work: What can you do?

What does legal disclaimer for USA mean?

A pop-up message appears each time you use the navigation system in the USA. You have to confirm this message everytime you start the navigation panel. When using iDrive codings, you can deactivate this message permanently and therefore you don’t have to confirm the message.

You would like to be informed about beta-phases of parameters for BMW?

You find current beta-phases here.

You would like to be informed about the beta-phases of Carly for BMW?

You find the current beta-phases here.

Manual for Carly for VAG

  We have a Getting Started Guide for VAG now: Let’s go

You would like to be informed about beta-phases of Carly for VAG?

You find beta-phases here.

Can you revert codings on your VAG?

There is a backup created before each coding. This can be used to restore the selected module using the following steps: Android phones/tablets: Start the app Connect Change to „Coding“ Test compatibility Choose the module, which should be restored Click „Load back-up“ on the right side. If “load back-up” isn’t visible, … Continue reading Can you revert codings on your VAG?

You already bought the app and Carly for VAG doesn’t work with your VAG model: What can you do?

For Android: First check if your bluetooth adapter is paired to your phone. The PIN for pairing Carly Bluetooth adapters is 1234. Now switch the ignition on and check if you can establish a stable connection. If you cannot connect at first, try with a running engine. Should the app … Continue reading You already bought the app and Carly for VAG doesn’t work with your VAG model: What can you do?

Where can you download the Carly for VAG app and get the Pro Version?

You can get the free Lite Version here: Android: here iPhone: here   You can purchase the Pro Version of Carly for VAG within the lite version of the app. (Licenses/In-Apps) The Lite Version is for testing. Diagnostics and Coding is included in the Pro Version

Which adapter do you need for your VAG model and where can you buy it?

Android: You find the original Carly for VAG bluetooth adapter here. iPhone: You find the original Carly for VAG WIFI adapter here.   Non-original Carly adapters might not support all functions of Carly for VAG.

Which VAG models are supported by Carly for VAG?

Coding VAG with Carly for VAG List – What is possible?

In VAG models, there are up to 3 different modules, which you should be able to Code. Please note that it is still dependent on the specific model, which module can be found or coded. Even the installed components and also the software versions of the individual modules influence the … Continue reading Coding VAG with Carly for VAG List – What is possible?

Manual for Carly Digital Garage

You find the current information regarding Carly Digital Garage here: 1) What is “Digital Garage” and how can it help me? Which documents are stored inside the Digital Garage? Click here for the answer 2) Is a registration required for Digital Garage? Click here for the answer 3) Does Digital Garage … Continue reading Manual for Carly Digital Garage

You would like to be informed about beta-phases of Carly Push?

You find current beta-phases here.

You would like to be informed about beta-phases of iDrive codings?

You find current beta-phases here.

Manual for Carly Push

You find the current information regarding Carly Push here: 1) You would like to know what Carly Push is and what it can offer you? Click here for the answer 2) Can you use Carly Push with any Mercedes model? Click here for the answer 3) Which adapter do you … Continue reading Manual for Carly Push

Can you use Carly Push, if you only have the lite version of Carly for Mercedes?

You can test Carly Push for Mercedes with the lite version of the app – an example text will be send to your car dashboard. The app with the live-news only works with the pro version. Carly Push is included in the pro version of Carly for Mercedes. You can get it as … Continue reading Can you use Carly Push, if you only have the lite version of Carly for Mercedes?

Is Carly Push also available for other brands than Mercedes?

Not yet. We are working on developing it for other brands as well. Unfortunately this topic is rather demanding.

Which operating system supports Carly Push and where can you download the app?

You can download Carly Push for Android here. The app is free-of-charge and can only be used meaningfully in combination with the pro version of Carly, at first only for Mercedes. Carly Push iOS is not in the process of planning at the moment, because during the connection of your iPhone … Continue reading Which operating system supports Carly Push and where can you download the app?

Which adapter do you need for Carly Push?

You need the generation 2 bluetooth adapter for Mercedes for Carly Push. It has a on/off switch and is capable to perform updates. This adapter was espacially created for Carly Push and includes the usual life-time warrenty by Carly on technical functionality. You find our adapters here.

Can you use Carly Push with any Mercedes model?

Carly Push can be used with the following models starting with built year 2005. We tested it already with the 203 models, 209 models, 164 models and similar models:   Series 117 – CLA Coupe Series 164 – M Hatchback Series 171 – SLK Roadster Series 197 – AMG/GT Roadster … Continue reading Can you use Carly Push with any Mercedes model?

You would like to know what Carly Push is and what it can offer you?

Carly Push notifications, in short Carly Push, is an unique function of Carly in form of a separate free-of-charge app for Android. It offers you the possibility to display information on your car dashboard as you wish. The app is free-of-charge and has to be used in combination with the … Continue reading You would like to know what Carly Push is and what it can offer you?

Manual for iDrive codings BMW

For general information about coding, please check here. You find the current information regarding the iDrive function of Carly for BMW here: 1) You would like to know what Carly iDrive Codings are? Click here for the answer 2) Will iDrive work with your BMW model? Click here for the answer … Continue reading Manual for iDrive codings BMW

Which version is your iDrive? CCC, CIC or NBT?

CCC iDrive (about 2005 – 2009):   CIC iDrive (about 2008 – today):   NBT iDrive (about 2013 – today):   NBT Evo iDrive (about 2016 – today): Currently it´s possible to code the CIC, CCC and NBT version of iDrive! We are constantly working on including other versions and will … Continue reading Which version is your iDrive? CCC, CIC or NBT?

Can you use iDrive codings, if you only have the lite version of Carly for BMW?

iDrive codings are only possible with the Full Version of Carly for BMW and an Original Generation 2 Carly Adapter.

Where can you unlock iDrive codings?

The iDrive codings are part of the Full Version.

Which adapter do you need for iDrive codings?

For iPhone/iPad: For iPhone/iPad you need this adapter for iDrive. For Android: For all Android devices you need this adapter (Bluetooth Generation 2) to code iDrive Unfortunately iDrive codings are technically not possible with regular adapters or generation 1 Carly adapters.

Will iDrive work with your BMW model?

At the moment Carly for BMW can code NBT (starting around build year 2013), CIC iDrive-systems (starting with about build year end of 2008), CCC iDrive-systems (starting with about build year 2005). To check which iDrive is built in your car, please look here. Please check prior to the purchase with … Continue reading Will iDrive work with your BMW model?

You would like to know what Carly iDrive Codings are?

The iDrive function will include the following functions: TV/DVD in motion Park-distance-control (PDC) – display like in F-models Legal disclaimer for USA And much more … iDrive Codings are part of the Full Version. We are very happy to be able to offer this function – which is very popular – … Continue reading You would like to know what Carly iDrive Codings are?

Latest: You have a problem with the License Purchase?

We’ve experienced some issues with this Lite-Version In-App purchase to Full Version concerning Google/Apple Accounts. In case of payment failure, Google (Play Store) / Apple (App Store) declined your money transfer. We have nothing to do with payment of the apps, that’s why we also can’t say why it was … Continue reading Latest: You have a problem with the License Purchase?

How can you purchase the pro version of Carly for BMW Bikes?

The pro version of Carly for BMW Bikes can be purchased within the lite version of the app. Carly for BMW Bikes includes a menu item in the app that is called licences. By selecting this from the menu you can purchase the licence for all supported motorcycle models.

When will Carly for BMW Bikes be available for Android?

Android is released, you can find it here.

Which adapter do you need for your motorcycle model?

For the connection with your motorcycle you need a OBD-adapter cable and, depending on the operating system of your mobile phone or tablet, an OBD-adapter. For iPhone: Here you find the iPhone Adapters for Carly for BMW Bikes For Android: Here you find the Android Adapters for Carly for BMW Bikes

You can’t find your motorcycle model in the selection: What can you do?

If your motorcycle isn’t listed in the selection of the supported models, you can try to establish a connection by using the universal model in the selection. Please send us a session log through the cockpit support function. This way we can support your motorcycle model in the future or … Continue reading You can’t find your motorcycle model in the selection: What can you do?

Where can you download Carly for BMW Bikes?

You can get the free of charge lite version for test purposes here. Within this Carly for BMW Bikes app you can purchase the pro version of the app. Here you can download the iPhone Version. Here is the Android Version.

Which motorcycle models are already supported?

At the moment the following motorcycle models are already supported by Carly for BMW Bikes. This includes especially models with built year 2004 or newer. We work on the support of more models permanently. Please check with our free of charge lite version of the app, if your motorcycle model is … Continue reading Which motorcycle models are already supported?

Which functions are currently included in Carly for BMW Bikes?

We started Carly for BMW Bikes with the diagnostics function. Currently it is possible to find BMW-specific faults and clear them in the pro version of the app. Moreover you can send a fault report directly from the app. We are still at the beginning of the development and will include more … Continue reading Which functions are currently included in Carly for BMW Bikes?

What can you do, if you have connection problems with the WiFi adapter?

According to our experience all supported models starting with built year 2005 can be connected with the new Carly WIFI adapter generation 2. This is very uncomplicated and should work without problems. With non-Carly adapters there can be connection problems or aborts every once in a while. Here you find … Continue reading What can you do, if you have connection problems with the WiFi adapter?

What can you do, if you have connection problems with the Mercedes bluetooth adapter?

According to our experience all supported models starting with built year 2005 can be connected with the Bluetooth adapter. This is very uncomplicated and should work without problems. With non-Carly adapters there can be connection problems or aborts every once in a while. The Carly bluetooth adapter for Mercedes is … Continue reading What can you do, if you have connection problems with the Mercedes bluetooth adapter?

What does the generation 2 adapter support additionally?

Please check here

What does our lifelong guarantee mean?

Our lifelong guarantee assures you a lifelong guarantee of the technical operability of your adapter when buying our Original Carly adapter (no matter in which shop you bought it). Should the adapter stop working despite proper use, you will immediately get a new one from us. Of course we will bear costs … Continue reading What does our lifelong guarantee mean?

Can you use the Original Carly adapters also for other apps and software?

Our bluetooth adapter for Android generation 1 is in its core an ELM adapter. We made modifications to make the “in-depth connection” to BMW and Mercedes for Carly possible. Even with these modifications the bluetooth adapter works with other OBD apps as well. The USB-cable package for Android is used by many … Continue reading Can you use the Original Carly adapters also for other apps and software?

All important information about the Android bluetooth generation 2 adapters from Carly

BMW: The Android bluetooth generation 2 adapter supports all functions that the generation 1 bluetooth adapters supports. Moreover the adapter has the following features and functions: Support of all models starting from about built year 2004 with only one adapter (no cable needed any more for models after ca. 2004) On/Off … Continue reading All important information about the Android bluetooth generation 2 adapters from Carly

What can you do, if the communication between the app and the adapter is instable?

Please check here for BMW. Please check here for Mercedes. Please check here for VAG.

Where can you inform yourself about current beta-phases of the app?

You can inform yourself which beta-phases are currently in the process of planning here. Moreover you can also get signed up for upcoming phases.

How can you change the language in the app?

The language in the app changes, depending on which language is selected in the system settings of your cell phone. If you for example selected English as system language Carly is shown in English as well. If Cary can’t recognise the selected language, the app is automatically displayed in English.

Can you leave the adapter plugged in?

You can leave the adapter plugged in while driving. You can also leave the adapter plugged in, while you don’t use the car, but you should only do that, if the control lights on the adapter switch off automatically after about 30-40 minutes. Otherwise the adapter takes constantly power from … Continue reading Can you leave the adapter plugged in?

The app crashes, what can you do?

Your app crashed and you don´t know what to do? With our new “crash logging” function we can give you customized advice and fast help! Your advantage: with this log we virtually are in your car and can track down the source of this crash. This way we will be able to find … Continue reading The app crashes, what can you do?

Summary of all Getting Started Guides for Carly

BMW: Click here to get to Getting Started with Carly for BMW MERCEDES: Click here to get to Getting Started with Carly for Mercedes VW: Click here to get to Getting Started with Carly for VW

Getting Started Guide for Carly for BMW

Welcome to the Carly family! We are very happy to welcome you as a new customer of Carly. We value your satisfaction with our products very highly and will do as much as we can to provide you with the advantages Carly has to offer 🙂   Following you find … Continue reading Getting Started Guide for Carly for BMW

Summary of the manuals for BMW

Following you will find a summary of all manuals for BMW: Manual for diagnostics BMW Manual for coding Manual for parameter Manual for iDrive BMW Codings Manual for battery registration Manual for service reset Manual for diesel particulate filter (DPF) Manual for Exhaust Flap Control

Where can you download the Carly for BMW app?

With Carly for BMW you have the ultimate tool for your BMW in your hands: You get the free version of the app to test here: for iOS (iPhone und iPad): To the free App for Android (Samsung, LG, etc.): To the free App The Full Version can be purchased inside these … Continue reading Where can you download the Carly for BMW app?

How do you get a stable connection to your BMW?

You can find connection videos here   To get a stable connection, please check this: If you are using the Android bluetooth adapter deactivate the WiFi / If you are using the WiFi iPhone adapter deactivate the bluetooth Deactivate energy saving or anti-virus software, while using the app Restart the … Continue reading How do you get a stable connection to your BMW?

Which adapter do you need for your BMW and where can you buy it?

For Android phones/tablets: 1) For all models except the ones listed under point 2), the Android Bluetooth Gen 2 adapter is the newest. You will find this adapter here. Please check the compatibility of your BMW in the description below the adapter before your purchase. You need this adapter to use the following functions: … Continue reading Which adapter do you need for your BMW and where can you buy it?

Which BMW models and functions are supported with Carly for BMW?

For current projects and upcoming functions, visit this page

Manual for diagnostics BMW

You find the current information regarding the diagnosis function of Carly for BMW here: 1) You would like to know what the diagnostics function is and how it can help you? Click here for the answer 2) Will diagnostics work on your car and will your model be supported? Click here for the … Continue reading Manual for diagnostics BMW

What is the difference of the Carly diagnostics in comparison to other existing apps?

There are two fundamentally different ways of communication in a vehicle: a) The superficial standard-OBD communication (only engine and transmission) b) The detailed and a lot more extensive manufacturer-specific communication. Read out manufacturer-specific fault messages (fault codes, ETCs) like a pro. Normally this is only possible with expensive professional equipment. … Continue reading What is the difference of the Carly diagnostics in comparison to other existing apps?

You would only like to do the diagnostics a couple times and don’t want to buy the full version of the app for that?

You can perform a one time in-depth diagnostics with the lite version of the app. A diagnostic license, to perfom more diagnostics, is only part of the full version.

You would like to know how to do a proper diagnostics run-through?

You can do a proper diagnostics run-through with the full version of the app. This is how it works: Let the diagnostics run through Erase the found faults Drive a couple minutes with your car Let the diagnostics run through again Fault codes that are still found after this procedure … Continue reading You would like to know how to do a proper diagnostics run-through?

What can you do once you know which fault codes exist in your car?

You are prepared better for each workshop visit with this knowledge about fault codes and texts. The quality of the fault reports is equal to workshop level. With this you have way more transparency about what has to be done on your car. Therefore Carly for BMW usually pays off … Continue reading What can you do once you know which fault codes exist in your car?

What do the fault codes or texts mean?

The fault codes, that you get displayed after the diagnostics, are BMW specific fault codes. That means that they have the same quality as the ones you get in a BMW workshop. We created fault texts for you, so you are able to see directly what the fault codes mean. … Continue reading What do the fault codes or texts mean?

The diagnostics makes problems with your car or is too slow: What can you do?

Before searching for problems with the diagnostics please check, if the connection with the car is successful. Please look here, if you have problems with the connection. The speed of the diagnostics of F-models is on purpose slower. This assures that as many ECUs as possible are found of your … Continue reading The diagnostics makes problems with your car or is too slow: What can you do?

You have the lite version of the app and want a free-of-charge fault report: How does this work?

If you are connected with the car using the lite version of the Carly app, you can use diagnostics. When diagnostics finds ECUs, which means that it was successful, then you can be sure of the compatibility of the full version of the app. You should be able to request … Continue reading You have the lite version of the app and want a free-of-charge fault report: How does this work?

Will diagnostics work on your car and will your model be supported?

All BMW models starting 1996 are fully supported for manufacturer specific diagnostics. Here you can see what functions Carly offers.

When will diagnostics be possible for the E36, E38, E39 and E46 model with iPhone/iPad?

The diagnostics of these car model will be possible from now on.

You would like to know what the diagnostics function is and how it can help you?

Diagnostics – Do in-depth diagnostics of your car electronics! Find and erase manufacturer-specific fault codes Full text descriptions for BMW specific fault codes, like for example airbag Fault reports with all information always included You can check in the lite version of the app how the full version will work. … Continue reading You would like to know what the diagnostics function is and how it can help you?

What is the difference of Carly parameters to all other existing apps?

With Carly for BMW you can read motor parameters like a pro. OBD testers are limited to a small number of standard motor parameters which are always the same, regardless of car brand and model. This app reads BMW-specific parameters and displays the live. Normally this is only possible with … Continue reading What is the difference of Carly parameters to all other existing apps?

You want to know more about diesel particulate filter data?

We built a specific function for diesel particulate filter. Here you can find the manual for it.

How can parameter data help you with fault diagnostics?

Live parameter data can give you a very deep insight into your car. Along with the error diagnostics of your car electronics here arises a very powerful combination to identify errors accurately in the car and save money.

The parameter data stream is very slow: What can you do?

It may happen for some motors and some parameters that the data, which is sent back to Carly for BMW, is slower than normal from the car. If you do not have the original adapter, we recommend first a test with our original adapter. Since you can return them and … Continue reading The parameter data stream is very slow: What can you do?

The parameters show ridiculous values or you do not know what the parameters mean: What can you do?

If you see values for your selected parameters that appear implausible, be sure to check first if there are any best alternative parameters in the list that can help you. If you cannot find any working alternative, we need a session log with only parameter monitoring. For that please start … Continue reading The parameters show ridiculous values or you do not know what the parameters mean: What can you do?

You’ve got the lite version and want to know, if the parameter function works on your car?

In the lite version you can see what the full version is able to. Even for the parameter feature you only need to connect to the car and the lite version of Carly for BMW. With the lite version you can see your current engine speed. If this is working, … Continue reading You’ve got the lite version and want to know, if the parameter function works on your car?

Will parameters work with your car or which models are supported?

To check your specific model, see here: Models and Features

Parameters for your engine are not yet supported: When will it work?

If Carly for BMW reports that your engine has not yet been supported or built into the app, you can send us a session log with the text “Check Engine”. Please follow the steps 1 to 7 on the bottom of this text. Click here to see how to send … Continue reading Parameters for your engine are not yet supported: When will it work?

You want to know what the parameter function is and how it can help you?

Parameter – Analyze BMW motor parameters like a pro! Monitor detailed motor parameters, for example temperatures, pressure values to determine errors and their causes. You can also record the parameters and send them directly via e-mail for analyzing purposes on pc. In the Lite version you can check how the … Continue reading You want to know what the parameter function is and how it can help you?

Manual for parameter

You find the current information regarding the parameter function of Carly for BMW here: 1) You want to know what the parameters function is and how it can help you? Click here for the answer 2) Parameters for your engine are not yet supported: When will it work? Click here for the … Continue reading Manual for parameter

Manual for battery registration

You find the current information regarding the battery registration function of Carly for BMW here: 1) You would like to know what battery registration is and how it can help you? Click here for the answer 2) Will battery registration work on your car? Click here for the answer 3) Carly says … Continue reading Manual for battery registration

You would like to be informed about beta-phases of battery registration?

You find current beta-phases here.

The history of the battery registration isn’t visible in your case?

Please try the following for a stable connection: Turn on the engine Set communication speed to „slow“ in the settings With a wireless connection: Switch bluetooth off (iPhone/iPad) Switch WiFi off (Android) If the history still can’t be read, please write us by using our contact form.

How much does a battery registration cost in an official supplier or brand car workshop?

Usually one single battery registration costs 80 – 150€, depending on the model and workshop. Commonly this does not include the costs of changing a battery. The Battery Registration is part of the Full Version and can be used on all supported models.

You don’t find the capacity of your battery in the app: Which capacity should you select in the app?

The app determines directly from the car which battery capacities are supported by the ECUs. Therefore none other than these can be put in. If the capacity of the built-in battery isn’t selectable, the following applies: Put in the next smaller capacity of the same battery type that was built … Continue reading You don’t find the capacity of your battery in the app: Which capacity should you select in the app?

You would like to change your battery: Which battery should you buy?

When changing the battery it is generally advised to put in the same battery type that was already in the car before. If another battery type was installed, you have to make sure of the following: The capacity of the new battery cannot be smaller that the one of the … Continue reading You would like to change your battery: Which battery should you buy?

The battery registration doesn’t work: What can you do?

If the battery registration fails, please try the following for an as stable as possible communication: With a wireless connection: Switch bluetooth off (iPhone/iPad) Switch WiFi off (Android) Let the engine run Set communication speed to „slow“ The battery registration tells the car that a some battery-related values have to … Continue reading The battery registration doesn’t work: What can you do?

Carly says that battery registration is not possible with your car yet: When is battery registration possible for your car model?

We constantly work on including new models and engines in the battery registration. Before we can include a model in the battery registration we need to implement the coding and engine parameter functions for this model. If your model isn’t codable yet or you can’t read live-data for your engine, … Continue reading Carly says that battery registration is not possible with your car yet: When is battery registration possible for your car model?

Will battery registration work on your car?

You can check directly with the lite version of the app, if the battery registration will work on your car: Android: https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.iViNi.bmwhatLite&hl=en   iPhone/iPad: https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/carly-for-bmw-lite-obd/id467344155?mt=8

You would like to know what battery registration is and how it can help you?

Battery registration – Change your battery yourself! Register battery by yourself and save money Choose any battery and do without manufacturers’ battery obligation Select from different battery types The battery registration is part the full version. With the aid of battery registration you can change your battery yourself and register … Continue reading You would like to know what battery registration is and how it can help you?

Manual for diesel particulate filter (DPF)

You find the current information regarding the diesel particulate filter (DPF) function of Carly for BMW here: 1) You would like to know what the DPF function is and how it can help you? Click here for the answer 2) Does the DPF function work with your car? Click here for the … Continue reading Manual for diesel particulate filter (DPF)

You would like to be informed about beta-phases of DPF?

You can find the current beta phases by Carly for BMW here.

You don’t know the meaning of the DPF parameters: What can you do?

By clicking on the appropriate parameter you can see more information about the DPF parameters. The parameter “requested regeneration” has been added as support. We cannot accurately interpret any value of this parameter. The best is just to follow the instructions of the app and make sure whether the soot … Continue reading You don’t know the meaning of the DPF parameters: What can you do?

The DPF function doesn’t work: What can you do?

The most common reason why DPF does not work are the two faults 480A and 481A. Please run a diagnostic session with Carly and clear the faults, in case you have them. Afterwards try to regenerate your DPF again. Should you not be able to clear the faults, then please … Continue reading The DPF function doesn’t work: What can you do?

Carly says that DPF is not working with your engine yet: When will the DPF function be available for your engine?

If the app indicates that your engine is not able to regenerate the filter yet than you can find a suitable project here.

Does the DPF function work with your car?

To find out if the DPF function works on your car, you will need the adapter and the lite or the full version of Carly for BMW. In both versions you can see if your engine is able to regenerate the DPF. If the app indicates that it is not … Continue reading Does the DPF function work with your car?

You would like to know what the DPF function is and how it can help you?

Diesel Particulate Filter – Regenerate your DPF with a button press! Regenerate your DPF with a button press Live-Monitor your DPF and track the regeneration in real-time Record the data and send it by mail, e.g. for PC-analysis The DPF function is part of the Full Version. Often your diesel … Continue reading You would like to know what the DPF function is and how it can help you?

Manual for coding

General information regarding the coding function of Carly for BMW: 1) You would like to know what coding is and how it can help you? Click here for the answer 2) Does coding work on your car model and what codings are possible? Click here for the answer 3) Which adapter is needed … Continue reading Manual for coding

You would like to be informed about beta-phases of coding?

You find current beta-phases here.

Can you revert codings? / How can I restore coding backups?

There is a backup created before each coding. This can be put back in the system using the following steps: iPhone: Start the app Connect Change to „coding“ Test compatibility Choose the module, which should be reset Read coding data Click on „back“ (at the end of the page on the … Continue reading Can you revert codings? / How can I restore coding backups?

You already bought the app and coding isn’t possible: What can you do?

Please go through the following steps. Check if your car is compatible with the coding here. Do you have the right adapter? Here you can check which one is needed. If you cannot establish a connection, check here to see how. In case no codeable ECUs are shown in the … Continue reading You already bought the app and coding isn’t possible: What can you do?

Does coding work on your car model?

You find all currently possible codings for your car model here.

You would like to know what coding is and how it can help you?

Coding – Get more out of your BMW! With the aid of coding you can activate many hidden functions in your BMW and Mini and individualize your car. With the aid of the app you can code always and from everywhere you are, even without a computer, easily just with … Continue reading You would like to know what coding is and how it can help you?

Manual for service reset

You find the current information regarding the service reset function of Carly for BMW here: 1) You would like to know what service reset is and how it can help you? Click here for the answer 2) Will service reset work on your car? Click here for the answer 3) Carly says that … Continue reading Manual for service reset

You would like to be informed about beta-phases of service reset?

You find current beta-phases here.

You get unusually high data in a service reset point (for example brake fluid)?

The app converts the raw data for the remaining availability of the car’s different service points in an understandable value (for example days or kilometers). During this conversion errors can occur under some circumstances. These conversion errors don’t have any impact on the service reset, because the remaining life-span isn’t … Continue reading You get unusually high data in a service reset point (for example brake fluid)?

You don’t find a specific service point when reading the service data?

Please switch the engine on before reading, leave it running during reading and read the data a couple times after another. If the service reset point is still not found after reading the data 10 times, please write us using our contact form.

Service reset doesn’t work: What can you do?

Please switch the engine on before the reset and leave the engine running during the reset. Please check the following, if the reset doesn’t work, even with the engine running: Currently no errors in the car. Please check with the diagnosis function beforehand. The brake wear sensors have to be … Continue reading Service reset doesn’t work: What can you do?

Carly says that service reset is not possible with your car yet: When will service reset be possible for your car model?

More models are already in the process of planning. You can find the current status here.

Will service reset work on your car?

To check your specific model, see here: Models and Features

You would like to know what service reset is and how it can help you?

Service Reset – Be independent from your BMW service! Reset Service Intervals by yourself and save money See extended Service data, e.g. remaining lifespan Unlimited uses The service reset function is part the full version. With the help of service reset you can change the engine oil or brakes yourself … Continue reading You would like to know what service reset is and how it can help you?

What can you do, if your rooted Android cell phone/tablet doesn’t connect to USB-OTG?

According to an user of our app you can even connect with a rooted Android cell phone/tablet that actually doesn’t have the full USB-OTG connectivity (like for example the Samsung S mini series), if you unlock or manually activate the USB-OTG.

What can you do, if you have connection problems with the bluetooth adapter for BMW?

According to our experience all supported models starting with built year 2004* can be connected with the Bluetooth adapter. This is very uncomplicated and should work without problems. With non-Carly adapters there can be connection problems or aborts every once in a while. The Carly bluetooth adapter for BMW is … Continue reading What can you do, if you have connection problems with the bluetooth adapter for BMW?

What can you do, if you have connection problems with the WiFi adapter?

According to our experience all supported models can be connected with the new Carly WIFI adapter generation 2. This is very uncomplicated and should work without problems. With non-Carly adapters there can be connection problems or aborts every once in a while. Here you find the right adapter in our … Continue reading What can you do, if you have connection problems with the WiFi adapter?

What can you do, if you have connection problems with the USB-OTG cable?

Only in very rare cases the cable is faulty – in 99,9% of all cases the problem is with the usb-otg drivers on the phone The app is 100% working OK – the problem is either the usb-otg drivers (missing or not OK anymore) – or in very rare cases … Continue reading What can you do, if you have connection problems with the USB-OTG cable?

Do you have to purchase the app again, if you change between iPhone/iPad and Android?

Unfortunately Apple and Google do not cooperate at all with apps – and as you know they sell the apps and get the money in the first place – we just give the app to them and get some share for the sold ones. So they handle the complete app … Continue reading Do you have to purchase the app again, if you change between iPhone/iPad and Android?

Are there in-apps to buy?

There are no in apps to buy. All functions at the moment/in future are part of the Full-Version.

What can you do, if the connection breaks down during usage?

This problem only occured in very specific vesions of the Carly apps. Therefore here is the solution – just download an update in the Apple AppStore or Google PlayStore. If the problem is still there, please send us a session log. Here you can see how to send a session … Continue reading What can you do, if the connection breaks down during usage?

What are the current projects of Carly Connected Car?

BMW: To the current projects for Carly for BMW MERCEDES: To the current projects for Carly for Mercedes VAG (VW, Audi, Seat and Skoda): To the current projects for Carly for VAG  

Which adapter do you need?

BMW: You can click here to see, which adapter you need for your BMW. Mercedes: You can click here to see, which adapter you need for your Mercedes. We have one adapter that you can use with BMW and Mercedes: The Bluetooth adapter Gen 1 works with both Android apps (Carly … Continue reading Which adapter do you need?

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What can you do, if you got a faulty adapter?

Please contact us via e-mail in case of a fault first. You can use our contact form for that. Often the adapter seems to be faulty, but the real cause is something else. Therefore we ask you kindly to try these hints step by step first. If this doesn’t solve … Continue reading What can you do, if you got a faulty adapter?

How can I return something?

For a return please contact us. Of course you can send us the adapter back, if you don’t like it. Furthermore you can try communication and use the adapter before you send it back. The return address is: Avini Widenmayerstr. 31 80538 Munich Germany Of course you don’t have to … Continue reading How can I return something?

What happens in case of a wrong delivery?

This happens almost never, but if it does just write us to shop@mycarly.com.

What can I do, when my shipping takes way too long?

Please write us, if your package delivery takes longer than 5 workdays within Germany. If you chose international shipping, please write us, if the delivery actually takes longer than 3 weeks.

When does my package arrive and how can I track it?

The shipping within Germany usually takes about 2 workdays, but depending on DHL it can take in very few cases longer. Internationally it takes around 1 and 3 weeks and it is shipped with Deutsche Post. You get an e-mail with the tracking information, when your order is shipped.

When will my package be sent?

We usually send your package the same day that your payment registers, if paid before 11 a.m., or the following day if paid after 11.a.m. DHL is our national shipping partner and the shipping with them usually takes 3 work days. In very few cases it can take longer. Internationally … Continue reading When will my package be sent?

How can I change my payment type?

Simply write us an e-mail to shop@mycarly.com. We take care of that for you.

How can I pay?

Currently we are supporting the payment through PayPal, bank transfer and credit card payments (Master card and Visa card). We also offer the adapters through Amazon and EBay, if you prefer other payment methods.

Where can I ideally order adapters?

Here original adapters are available for the best prices with complete support: TO THE WEBSHOP

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What can you do with Carly for BMW – the BMW app from Carly?

WELCOME TO CARLY FOR BMW – THE MOST POWERFUL APP FOR BMW Get the most out of your BMW by keeping it healthy, personalized and connected. With more than 200-thousand happy customers from all over the world you can’t go wrong. Carly for BMW is the most powerful mobile solution … Continue reading What can you do with Carly for BMW – the BMW app from Carly?

Coding BMW with Carly for BMW List – What is possible?

What makes Coding BMW with Carly so special? – Easiest and fastest coding solution worldwide! – Fair Price for Value – Continuous updates with more coding possibilities – Code anywhere and anytime – mobile solution – 100% safe through backups and Carly safety algorithms Check it out for yourself Download … Continue reading Coding BMW with Carly for BMW List – What is possible?

Who decides about the new enhancements and new functions?

The users of Carly for BMW determine the direction of the app! We frequently ask our users to give us feedback, to participate in projects and to even design new screens. We implement those functions that are most commonly asked for by users. Together with app testers these new features … Continue reading Who decides about the new enhancements and new functions?

How can you send an engine parameter log?

It is really simple, you can just go to the settings menu and select “send engine parameter log” within the menu. The attached file contains the parameter values that you decided to log. In the parameter screen you can activate logging on and off with “logging”.  

How can you send a fault report?

After running the diagnostics, when you look at the fault codes, there is a button on top called “send report”. With this button you can send the fault report (only in the pro version of the app). With Android you find the “send report” button also on the settings site of … Continue reading How can you send a fault report?

How can you send a session log?

Android In Android you can send us a session log from the Support/Log area out of the Cockpit. There just press Get Support/Send Log The attached file is only for development purposes and is used to identify problems in the communication of the app. This is not the fault report file! … Continue reading How can you send a session log?

I did not get a response to my email

In 99% we respond within less than 24 hours – normally within a few hours on the same day. So should you not have gotten a response within that time, either your email has not reached us or it got lost somehow. Please resend your request latest within 2 days. … Continue reading I did not get a response to my email

You use a bluetooth adapter and get a message that coding is only possible with a cable connection: What can you do?

These models require our Generation 2 Bluetooth Adapter with our Android additional plug for BMW on Android: 3 series (E36, E46) 5 series (E39) 7 series (E38) X3 (E83) X5 (E53) Z3 (E36) Z4 (E85, E86) All the other supported models can be coded with a Carly for BMW Bluetooth adapter … Continue reading You use a bluetooth adapter and get a message that coding is only possible with a cable connection: What can you do?

You get the message that certain codings only work with an Original Carly for BMW adapter: What can you do?

The communication for coding with the selected ECU is too complex for the used adapter. Therefore no stable, secure communication could be established. The following ECUs often have a more complex communication for coding. In order to code these modules you need an original Carly for BMW adapter: CIC*/CCC*: iDrive … Continue reading You get the message that certain codings only work with an Original Carly for BMW adapter: What can you do?

Where do you plug the adapter in your BMW?

There are two different OBD (on board diagnostics) plugs. These are the same sockets that a car repair shop uses. The newer models require the angular shaped connector, which is located in the vehicle interior. The older models like the E46, E38, E39, … may also have the older round plug … Continue reading Where do you plug the adapter in your BMW?

The activation/installation of the app is not successful: What can you do?

Android: Please update to the newest version first through the Google Play Store. Then follow these steps until it works. 1) Please clear the cache for Google Play Store and Google Services in your Android App Settings 2) Please uninstall through Android App Settings and reinstall the App directly from … Continue reading The activation/installation of the app is not successful: What can you do?