Installation Instructions for plug & play OBD-II Tracking Devices

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 GPS tracker into the vehicle’s female OBD-II port.

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 support@fieldlogix.com. 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

Description

  • 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 support@fieldlogix.com
  • Drive vehicle
  • Reach out to support@fieldlogix.com
  • 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

Description

  • GPS reception is weak
  • Internal GPS not working

Resolution Steps

  • Move to an open outdoor area
  • Device may be defective. Reach out to support@fieldlogix.com