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Possible GB --- PLX Kiwi Driving Computer

Discussion in 'Group Buys' started by sliverworm, Jan 26, 2009.

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  1. Jan 26, 2009 at 1:33 PM
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    that things pretty cool
     
  4. Jan 26, 2009 at 4:18 PM
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    well if someone sets up a group buy on the scanguage im in. But that kiwi thing is cool. If a group buy gets set up on the cheap $89 dollar one ill be in. Even though its not available til march. Doesnt hurt to start early!
     
  5. Feb 2, 2009 at 9:41 AM
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    I would be in even for the cheaper version... we got anybody with a hookup?
     
  6. Feb 2, 2009 at 10:11 AM
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    I dont know. but perhaps someone could contact them to see if they are willing to work with us.
     
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    I have emailed the two sales people listed on their website for doing this.. we will see what happens..
     
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  9. Feb 2, 2009 at 2:18 PM
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    Thanks
     
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    I have heard back from the PLX people about a GB and they said we can do it, but we need a minimum of 30 people, we will be offered a 10% discount.

    We can order either of the devices, keep in mind the MPG will not be available until March.

    http://www.plxkiwi.com/
     
  11. Feb 3, 2009 at 12:02 PM
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    That's not the Kiwi though. He has the DM-200. It doesn't calculate MPG.
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    This is the Kiwi:
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  12. Feb 3, 2009 at 8:57 PM
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  13. Feb 4, 2009 at 9:09 AM
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    hm.. I am not sure how all of the logistics work exactly, so maybe somebody could help me.. maybe somebody that has setup one of these before..
     
  14. Feb 7, 2009 at 4:28 AM
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    I'm in for 2, wife will want one. I'll keep my eye out for when this gets set up, I think 30 people might be possible
     
  15. Oct 8, 2010 at 8:30 AM
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    Did somebody test the "PLX Kiwi MPG Gauge OBDII Scanner and Code Reader toll" for sale in ebay? Looks pretty well in the add, but in real life...????
     
  16. Dec 10, 2010 at 8:59 PM
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    I've got a kiwi bluetooth on the way. I'll let ya know if it works.
     
  17. Dec 14, 2010 at 11:23 PM
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    KIwi does anything you want it to. Well you're right, the kiwi BT adapter doesn't calculate MPG, it doesn't calculate anything, it just sends data. Your software calculates.

    Therefore, it will do anything you want. WOrks like a charm, for what its worth. I mean nothing anyone really would need, but it does what its supposed to. Fun toy.
     
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