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Electric Sidecar

Your personal automotive assistant

Stay in tune with your vehicle both on and off the road

Download Electric Sidecar from the App Store

Electric Sidecar running on an iPhone with features like battery history and trip efficiency statistics

Focus on the journey

Let Electric Sidecar do the rest

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Features at a glance

OBD plug required

Easy to understand OBD diagnostics

Unlock your car's data.

Read diagnostic information from your car

Thoughtfully accessible

Optimized for your needs.

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iCloud sync

Sync your private data securely via iCloud
Sync across iPhone, iPad, and Apple Watch
Trip logging

All day trip logs

Automatic trip logging

Detailed trip statistics and widgets

Charts and graphs

Personalize your driving experience with customizable widgets.

Intuitive trip statistics created automatically
Lockscreen widgets

Recalls

Recall notices

Stay aware of vehicle safety issues.

Documents

Recall notices

Digitize your glovebox with on-device intelligence.

Powerful OBD terminal

Inline results and details help you navigate your car's diagnostics.

OBD plug required
Read diagnostic information from your car
Apple CarPlay

OBD + CarPlay = 🎉

Navigate with CarPlay Read diagnostic information from CarPlay

Trip logger & OBD scanner

Effortless journey history & detailed statistics

Electric Sidecar's trip logger shows historical trip information
Optimized daily use

Heavily optimized for all-day use

Intelligent trip detection

Intelligently detects when trips begin and end

Trip economy

Tracks historic trip economy statistics

OBD scanning

Connects to your OBD scanner for detailed logs

Maintenance Minder

Take care of your car so it can take care of you

Recall notices

Recalls delivered straight to your phone

Maintenance schedule

Stay on top of your maintenance schedule

Recall notices are currently only supported in the USA
Maintenance schedules require Connected Accounts (Beta)

Electric Sidecar delivers full recall notices to your phone

Available plans

Free

Basic features

  • Simulated vehicles
  • Offline vehicles
  • Vehicle issues
  • Vehicle recalls
  • Test Connected Accounts
  • 30 seconds free OBD scanning
ScanPass

On demand OBD

  • Great for quick diagnostics
  • Pay as you need it
  • 70+ standard PIDs supported
  • Growing community of Extended PIDs

24 hours: $0.99 USD

1 week: $4.99 USD

Subscription

Unlock all features

  • Trip logger
  • Recall notices
  • Document scanner
  • Historical statistics
  • OBD scanning
  • Storage mode
  • Widgets
  • Live Activities
  • Siri Shortcuts
  • Connected Accounts (Beta)

$6.99 USD/month

2-week free trial

Electric Sidecar is deeply integrated with iOS features

Deeply integrated

Make the best use of your connected devices

Accessible

Accessibility

Siri shortcuts

Siri shortcuts

Apple watch

Watch app

Live Activities

Live Activities

Complications

Complications

Widgets

Widgets

Watch complications

Community knowledge base

Discuss common issues and share OBD parameters

Accessible

Creative commons licensed

Siri shortcuts

Join discussions in the forums

Apple watch

Participate in the community

Community features require a GitHub account
github.com/ElectricSidecar

Electric Sidecar's community is open to the public
Electric Sidecar is deeply integrated with iOS features

Thoughtfully accessible

Designed to meet a wide range of needs

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Dynamic Type

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Bold Text

Dark Mode

Dark Mode

VoiceOver

VoiceOver

Intelligent glovebox

Secure document scanning with on-device vision

Scan and import documents

Scan and import documents

Automotic extraction

Automatically extracts dates, VINs, and barcodes

Scan and import documents
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Electric Sidecar

Take it for a spin

Download Electric Sidecar from the App Store