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Quick Start

Get Started

Simply Plug-n-Play

The VinTel® OBD-II Module is designed to be simply “plug-and-play”.  The module autonomously collects the vehicle diagnostic information without any interaction with the user. 

Select Application

VinTel® can be used as a stand-alone diagnostics appraisal tool.  

VinTel® is also integrated into our partner’s appraisal solutions. Select which method you use VinTel for instructions.

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Get started with VinTel© as a stand-alone diagnostic/appraisal tool.

Get started with VinTel integrated in Accu-Trade.

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Get Started with VinTel©

Follow the step-by-step instructions below.  VinTel© support is available if needed.

Before you begin

Download the VinTel App

Before you begin, you will need the VinTel© app. Download and allow the requested device permissions.

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Step 1

Start the Vehicle

The vehicle must have the engine running and not actively being driven.

Step 2

Plug-in Module

Plug the module into the OBD port, normally under the steering column.  The module LEDs will power up and the VinTel® module will do the rest.

Video Guide

Step 3

Open VinTel App

The app automatically connects to the module to quickly collects and send the raw diagnostic data to the cloud. In real-time, you can access the diagnostic status report (DSR).

Get the app


Step 4

DSR Portal

Access your diagnostic status reports (DSRs) through the app or login with your portal account from any web enabled device. You can see and search for specific DSRs.

Your portal credentials will be provided in a separate email.

Access DSRs

Video

VinTel DSR Tutorial

Sit down with VinLogx CEO, Keith McCord as he provides insight to the VinTel Diagnostic Status Report.  Understand the meaning of each section of the report and how it helps you properly appraise/inspect a vehicle.

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Get Started with VinTel inside Accu-Trade

Follow the step-by-step instructions below.  VinTel support is available if needed.

Before you begin

Download the Accu-Trade App

Before you begin, you will need the Accu-Trade app. Download and allow the requested device permissions.

Associate the VinTel Module with Accu-Trade

Visit Accu-Trade for step-by-step instructions to associate your module with your Accu-Trade account.

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Step 1

Start the Vehicle

The vehicle must have the engine running and not actively being driven.

Step 2

Plug-in Module

Plug the module into the OBD port, normally under the steering column.  The module LEDs will power up and the VinTel® module will do the rest.

Video Guide

Step 3

Open Accu-Trade App

The app automatically connects to the module to quickly collects and send the raw diagnostic data to the cloud. In real-time, you can access the diagnostic status report (DSR).

Get the app


Step 4

Access VinTel within the Accu-Trade Appraisal 

Within seconds, you will receive notification that the VinTel DSR is available.  View the entire report or see what issues automatically affect the vehicle’s value.

Video

Introducing VinTel with Accu-Trade

Learn how VinTel enhances the Accu-Trade appraisal with diagnostic information integrated.