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2nd gen users: what do you make of the pro?
I've been a mostly-happy owner of a 2nd gen adapter for over a year and a half--mostly happy because it mostly works as advertised--there...
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Does the Automatic Pro work in Canada?
I travel often in Canada so this is a deal breaking question I have before buying the Automatic Pro adapter. I simply want to know if I ...
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Automatic Pro?!
So, an update came in for Automatic - with references to an Automatic Pro?! Couldn't find anything on the website, but did manage to fin...
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Can I use Automatic to track a vehicle even if my phone is not in the car?
Sometimes I let my roommates borrow the car and Id like to be able to track the car when they do - is this possible?
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Has anyone received help from automatic through this forum??
I posted a question on this forum over two months ago. Someone from Automatic asked me to send them further details and then email them o...
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Automatic Pro Fuel Level
Reading through the new Automatic Pro FAQs, I found this one about the Pro not reporting fuel level. https://community.automatic.com/aut...
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Reading the blog - sigh . . .
So I was just reading the Automatic blog - and I know this is from a couple of months ago, but I don't usually read Automatic's blog. An...
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Is the lid dishwasher safe?
Got my 2nd gen Automatic :). Gonna test it out. Quick question about the  hexagonal "cup" that comes with it - I noticed that the bottom ...
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Real time display apps updating slowly
Real time display apps like OBD Fusion are updating very slowly.
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Limit Dashboard Labs to date ranges.
Would like to limit the labs to certain date ranges, especially the heat map lab.
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v1 Upgrade Path?
I bought my Automatic on March 29 and now it is already out dated with today's announcement of v2. Is there any kind of upgrade credit fo...
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Can the Automatic adapter be hacked wirelessly?
Can the Bluetooth connection be hacked to take control of the car through the ODB port. Hackers have demonstrated the ability to do this ...
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Suggestion: Add crash alert and low fuel alert to IFTTT
Suggestion: Add crash alert and low fuel alert to IFTTT. Got my Automatic. Actually got it two days ago, but we didn't check our mail o...
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Find a Stolen Car with Automatic Gen 2?
Given that Automatic Gen 2 has a built-in GPS, will it update its location on a map, if the car is stolen?
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What's new in firmware 1.0.99 (2nd gen)
I noticed my Automatic adapter wouldn't connect for the first time in a long time and found it had just done a firmware update to 1.0.99....
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Can you track the Automatic adapter even when it is not plugged into the car?
Lost my Automatic device and need to find it.
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Is the adapter stable or soon obsolete?
I LOVE gadgets...I have to have this! But, I also seem to get things and then they are obsolete within weeks and a new, expensive replace...
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What's a Series B?
So - going through your blog, found this: Just a few short weeks after launching the Automatic App Gallery and Developer Platform, we’re ...
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2012 Ford Fusion SEL
I just received a replacement 2nd gen device because the one I bought worked for a day, then stopped working.  I plugged the replacement ...
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Hard-Brake Algorithm too Sensitive
Your "hard brake" algorithm needs some tweaking. When driving the speed limit and a light in front of me turns yellow, I have an option t...
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