OBDLink (OBD car diagnostics) APK

Version: 5.38.0 for Android, Windows PC, Mac.

Updated on: 2023-12-21

Author: ScanTool.net, LLC

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App details

Version: 5.38.0
App size: 32.2 MB
Category: Communication

Latest updates:

Fixed an issue that prevented the app from installing on some Android 6 and 7 devices.... read more

App Description:

***The OBDLink app exclusively works with these adapters***
- OBDLink MX+
- OBDLink EX USB... read more


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Installation instructions

OBDLink (OBD car diagnostics) works on any Android devices (requires Android 6.0 or later). You can also install and run this application on your PC or Mac by using an Android emulator app. Here's how to do it:

Install OBDLink (OBD car diagnostics) on Android devices

Select one of the two options below, depending on the type of file you downloaded from this page.

Install APK file

Find and select the APK file. Tap 'Install' when the APK installer menu shows up. Afterwards, complete the installation by following any additional instructions that appear on-screen.

Install XAPK file

To install a .XAPK file, first download and install the Split APKs Installer (SAI) application. Then, open the SAI app and choose the "Install APKs/XAPK" option. Locate the .XAPK file you wish to install and click 'Install.'

Install OBDLink (OBD car diagnostics) on Windows 10/11 and Mac

This app can be operated on a computer with an Android emulator. While there are various emulators available, this tutorial uses BlueStacks, which is compatible with both Mac and Windows systems.

Installing BlueStacks is straightforward. Simply download the installer from the BlueStacks website and run it. Be aware that the installer is large and setting up the engine might take some time.

If you don't have other programs associated with APK/XAPK file types, BlueStacks will open these files by default. To install an app, either double-click the APK/XAPK file or drag-and-drop it onto the BlueStacks home screen. Then, confirm the installation. Once installed, the app will appear on the BlueStacks home screen.

That's all! You've now successfully installed OBDLink (OBD car diagnostics) on your PC Windows and Mac using BlueStacks.

If you have any questions, please post them in the discussion section below.


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Older versions

5.38.0 (91)2023-12-21
5.37.1 (90)2023-12-09
5.33.0 (85)2023-02-18
5.32.2 (84)2022-12-03
5.18.0 (67)2021-07-15
5.17.0 (66)2021-06-05
5.15.0 (65)2021-04-20
5.14.0 (63)2021-02-10
***The OBDLink app exclusively works with these adapters***
- OBDLink MX+
- OBDLink EX USB (with Android 3.1 or newer)
- OBDLink CX
- OBDLink LX Bluetooth
- OBDLink SX USB (with Android 3.1 or newer)
- OBDLink Bluetooth
- OBDLink MX Bluetooth
- OBDLink MX Wi-Fi
- OBDLink WiFi
***The app will NOT work with any other brand of OBD adapter.***

Turn your phone or tablet into a full-fledged diagnostic scan tool: read diagnostic trouble codes, clear the "Check Engine" light, check emissions readiness, estimate fuel economy and much more!

Key features:

- Check and clear diagnostic trouble codes
- Read freeze frame data
- Display real-time data (over 90 parameters!)
- Customizable dashboards
- Emissions readiness for each US state
- Fuel economy MPG, l/100km or km/l calculation
- Multiple trip meters
- Log data to CSV format (compatible with Excel)
- Retrieve vehicle information including VIN number and calibration ID
- Oxygen Sensor Results (Mode $05)
- On-board Monitoring Tests (Mode $06)
- In-performance Tracking Counters (Mode $09)
- GPS tracking - plot vehicle parameters on a map in real-time
- Full diagnostic report that can be e-mailed
- English and Metric units
- Free unlimited updates
- Ad-free
Fixed an issue that prevented the app from installing on some Android 6 and 7 devices.