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EOBD connection via Bluetooth

The BRAIN BEE CONNEX make use of all the major diagnostic features:

  • Reading out control unit information
  • Reading and erasing errors
  • Adjustments
  • Activations
  • Codes
  • Graphic display of the position of diagnostic connectors in the vehicle, and the right diagnostic connector to use

CONNEX: always completely up to date, always ready for exclusive features. Thanks to the WiFi connection, every update is installed on your CONNEX device automatically. This way, your device always delivers the very best performance. What’s more, the WiFi connection enables direct, instant access to a large number of further exclusive features, such as:

  • Automatic Search/VIN Search
  • SKIP 100 – Search By Plate
  • BPS Brain Problem Solver – Self Diagnosis Information Portal

The BRAIN BEE Helpdesk is also available. Each report that you send is analysed immediately by BRAIN BEE specialized technicians and answered rapidly.

Automatic vehicle search – Ready for action fast!

The CONNEX immediately recognises the vehicle model you are working on. You can choose between four different models, entirely in accordance with your habits and preferences:

  • COLUMBUS: just enter a key word and the functions allows you to skip other passages, allowing you to immediately enter into a diagnostic session
  • By entering the VIN
  • SKIP 100 search by plate (optional) by entering the vehicle registration number
  • Manual search for the model, facilitated by actual vehicle photos


The key features of our diagnostic tools

  • Comprehensive market coverage
  • In-house software development
  • Ongoing software updates to download from the internet
  • Unlimited initial licence, optional update licences
  • Troubleshooting guides (optional)
  • PASS-THRU feature (compatible)
  • Wide range of software packages for special applications
  • High compatibility with a range of operating systems
  • High security standards for internet connections
  • Spare parts identification (optional)

Technical data

Communication protocol

ISO 14230 (ISO 9141-2)
ISO 11519 – J1850 PWM
ISO 11519 – J1850 VPW
ISO 11898-2 – High-speed CAN bus
ISO 11898-3 – Low-speed CAN bus
SAE J2411 – Single-wire CAN bus
Wireless connections Terminal:
Bluetooth 4.1
WIFI 802.11 B/G/N dual-band antenna with beamforming technologyVCI (CONNEX BT)
Bluetooth 4.1 with 100 m range in open space
Display Touch TFT LCD 10.1″, resolution 1,200 x 800
Audio 2 W loudspeaker
Battery Built-in, rechargeable 7.4 V, 2,200 mAh lithium-ion battery,
battery life: 3.5 hours
Operating temperature 0 ÷ 50 °C
Power 25 W max.
Dimensions (L x H x W) 317 x 217 x 50 mm (terminal)
120 x 48 x 25 mm (VCI)
Weight 1,500 g (terminal) 90 g (VCI)


MAHLE Aftermarket Italy S.p.A.

Via Rudolf Diesel 10/a
43122 Parma
Phone +39 0521 954411
Fax +39 0521 954490

MAHLE Aftermarket S.L.U.

C/Mario Vargas Llosa 13
Pol ind Casablanca
28850 Torrejón de Ardoz, Madrid
Phone + 34 91 888-6799
Fax +3491 888 6311

MAHLE Aftermarket Deutschland GmbH

Dürrheimer Straße 49a
78166 Donaueschingen
Phone: +49 (0) 771 89653-24200
Fax: +49 771 / 89653-24290


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