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    Calculate Idle RPMs

    I am creating software to determine what gear I am in and display the gear for me and later a shift light for redlining. Does anyone know of a way to calculate if I am in neutral. I know how to...
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    Economy Shift Light

    I asked a question a while ago about how the shift lights in manual cars are implemented and was told that they take account for driving style, road condition, engine load (vacuum), elevation (MAP),...
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    thanks for the info. I guess right now I'll just...

    thanks for the info. I guess right now I'll just have the user define a RPM level the the light should be turned on. I'll look into about tell the user to shift up of down based on fuel economy and...
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    Shift Light

    I am programming my own customizable virtual cluster (maybe released in future) and would like to include the option of a shift light. when should I notify the drive when to shift. Does it depend...
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    Yea i figured it would be about 4 pulses for...

    Yea i figured it would be about 4 pulses for wheel position accuracy. I could just use a voltage clamp and feed the signal into a frequency to voltage computer and measure the voltage with a...
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    yea that would work. But some cars are different...

    yea that would work. But some cars are different with this. Don't some send out 4 pulses per mph while others might send out one.

    I have a VW Golf 2010
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    yea i know if both fail I have a big problem but...

    yea i know if both fail I have a big problem but mostly this was out of curiosity.

    For on eof my EE class i built an enhanced GPS and it worked pretty well when I mounted it on a push cart and...
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    yea a gps would work until you get in the city (I...

    yea a gps would work until you get in the city (I live in one) or under bridges. I could build and adaptive gps that uses an accelerometer when there is no signal.

    But i would like to get the...
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    measure speed without OBD/CAN

    I found this site (Linky) where a guy was able to measure the rpm's of his car by reading the pulses of the signal going to the distributor. This method seems to be pretty universal between all...
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    I really haven't looked into the elantra's can...

    I really haven't looked into the elantra's can bus yet. just trying to figure out the overall concept of the bus and what I should look for and if there are any standard packets that flow over the...
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    Yea I have a 2008 Hyundai Elantra just trying to...

    Yea I have a 2008 Hyundai Elantra just trying to actually integrate my EE senior design project with my car now as a hobby. Currently I have the software written to work with OBD-II commands. So...
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    CAN Bus Interfacing

    I would like to interface with my car's can bus so that I can decode its packets to can access to the car's systems and radio via my computer. Can i just plug my CAN module into the OBD-II port...
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    Thanks I thought it would be a generic command.

    Thanks I thought it would be a generic command.
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    OBD Commands Question

    Is there a general ODB command that will return the total distance the vehicle has traveled in its life time.

    Evan
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    Looking for a instrument cluster skin

    Hey everyone I was wondering if anyone has developed a skin a gauge cluster. I would like to be able to use someone's imaging files so that I can test the software my engineering senior design group...
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    so pretty much i should set my program to display...

    so pretty much i should set my program to display any and all information on the car when I am on a track.
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    yea that would be one but seriously i would like...

    yea that would be one but seriously i would like to know. Did i get them all or is their other information that is need to trouble shoot the car while driving
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    Question about Vehicle Information

    Ok so what information would you want to view about your vehicle (Race car or not) if you were racing on a track (circuit not drag) or anywhere. I figured out that Speed, RPM, Fuel level and Current...
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    yea legality issue I really didn't think of. ...

    yea legality issue I really didn't think of. we'll probably just run the system of one ofo our laptops since the school doesn't gives a lot of money to really make this system something
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    Reason why I am building this from scratch is...

    Reason why I am building this from scratch is because this is going to be my groups senior design project for our electrical engineering degree. We are going to do a hackintosh system where OS X is...
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    Ideas for an Interface

    Hello everyone,

    This is my first post on this site. I have been reading ton of articles and would now like to pursue my own carputer. I have come up with a very ambitious project where I am...
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