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Is anyone using a plx kiwi wifi w/ their iphone vs a scangauge?

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by hookedontronics, Apr 8, 2010.

  1. Apr 8, 2010 at 10:19 AM
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    hookedontronics

    hookedontronics [OP] Well-Known Member

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    Saw the new kiwi plx with wifi for the iphone and it looks pretty sweet. Does anyone have one and what are your thoughts?
    http://www.plxkiwi.com/kiwiwifi/

    It's either this or a scangauge for me. It reads and can clear codes which is pretty sweet as well.

    I'd really appreciate hearing from anyone with this unit
     
  2. Apr 8, 2010 at 10:28 AM
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    Flowmaster 40, K&N CAI, RED brake light bulbs, BHLM, Rear dif breather line, Factory Skidplate painted BLACK, DRL's, YELLOW bulbs in Fogs Turn Signals and Marker lights, Custom "Toy Machine" center emblem, Sockmonkey "Nor-Cal" decals all BLACK, Redline tailgate damper and hood sruts, Painted steering wheel emblem BLACK, 12V always on, Foglight mod, 16" Pro-Comp 7089 rims BLACK powdercoated acorn lugnuts, BFG KM2's 285-75-16, Painted exhaust pipe BLACK, BLACK emblems all the way around, Rear BLACK bumper from base model, Radical RED "sport" grille-surround, Factory Toyota Bed extender, RED maglight mounted on each seat's side, TRD ball-type shift knob, Custom mounted Scangauge II under stereo, Aftermarket HU, Hardwired Garmin GPS 260W, TSB w/AAL and 2.5" 5100's, Weathertech floor liners, Removed front mud flaps, 95-04 "4WD" rear mudflaps, 3rd Brake light "TACO", BLACK front lip
    Looks pretty interesting...
     
  3. Apr 8, 2010 at 10:40 AM
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    PLX makes some good stuff.

    I had a PLX wideband setup in my turbo accord I used to have. Had the ability to datalog and I had the digital display mounted under my radio so I could see my Air/fuel ratio at all times.
     
  4. Apr 8, 2010 at 10:45 AM
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    I have the plx kiwi wifi but it hasnt worked yet--its being warrantied right now.

    my biggest gripe is that after paying 200 for the dongle you still have to buy and 40 dollar iphone app.....
     
  5. Apr 8, 2010 at 12:12 PM
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    hookedontronics

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    Please let me know how it works when you get it back from warranty
     
  6. Apr 8, 2010 at 6:30 PM
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    hookedontronics

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