Installation Instructions for plug & play OBD-II Tracking Devices with the “J” Wiring Cable

Tools required: zip ties (provided in package)

Find the vehicle’s OBD-II port location. It is typically below the driver’s side of the dashboard or in the center console.

Plug the male OBD-II connector on the tracking device’s cable into the vehicle’s female OBD-II port.

Zip tie any excess wire to a wire loom behind the dashboard.

connect OBDII unit to harness
Plug the rectangular plug into the device.

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With the QR code sticker facing up, route the device under the dashboard toward a location in the upper portion of the dashboard (if possible)

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Find a secure location below the dashboard to mount the device. Use zip ties to secure it to a wiring bundle or to the vehicle’s frame to ensure that it does not slip out while the vehicle is in operation.

Required Information

Record the serial number for the device and the VIN/Year/Make/Model of the vehicle on your worksheet for activation and email it to us at The devices will update in the system as they begin driving after the activation process is complete.

Contact us at 888-803-0200 Option 2 if you encounter any issues with the installation

Testing the Device

In order to test the device, the vehicle must be parked outside in an open area so that it can receive a GPS lock. The device’s LEDs will indicate proper operation.

Blue LED’s

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The unit will power up as the vehicle’s ignition is turned on. The blue LED indicates cellular connectivity.  A normal operating device will blink once followed by a long pause.
(there may be some brief flickers initially while the device initializes)

Blue LED errors will display the following blink patterns:

Blink Patterns

  • 2 blinks and long pause
  • 3 blinks and long pause
  • 4 blinks and long pause
  • 6 blinks and long pause
  • 7 blinks and long pause


  • Can’t connect to server
  • Can’t communicate with cell network
  • Device may be defective
  • Weak cellular connectivity
  • SIM card is missing

Resolution Steps

  • Reach out to
  • Drive vehicle
  • Reach out to
  • Drive vehicle
  • Open device & verify that SIM card is properly seated

Red LEDs

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The RED LED indicates GPS signal. Normal operation should display 1 red blink followed by along pause.

Red LED errors will display the following blink patterns:

Blink Patterns

  • 2 blinks and long pause
  • 4 blinks and long pause


  • GPS reception is weak
  • Internal GPS not working

Resolution Steps

  • Move to an open outdoor area
  • Device may be defective. Reach out to