How to activate Needle sweep / Gauge test on Volkswagen, Audi, Skoda, Seat
#feedHow to activate Needle sweep / Gauge test on Volkswagen, Audi, Skoda, Seat

What is a Needle sweep a.k.a gauge test? 

This cool function automatically sweeps the gauge needles of the instrument cluster through their full range in your vehicle, every time you turn the ignition ON.

How to enable Needle sweep on Volkswagen Audi and other VAG group cars

For OBDeleven users there are two options to enable gauge test on your Volkswagen, Audi, Skoda, or Seat:

1. If you are a professional in car programming you can do it manually. OBDeleven PRO/Ultimate subscription provides a PRO/Ultimate subscription level functionality that allows you to access vehicle computers, control units, and process required code changes.

2. Don’t worry if you are not familiar with car coding - you can activate the Needle Sweep with One-click apps. These ready-made applications let you easily activate or adjust various features on your vehicle in just a click. Just turn on or off. Check the video below for the full guide. 

Needle sweep is available on these models:

Audi (A1, A3, A4, A5, A6, A7, A8, Q3, Q5, Q7, TT)

Volkswagen (Golf, Tiguan, Passat, Polo, Touareg, Arteon, Touran, Transporter, Jeta, T-Roc)

Skoda (Octavia, Superb, Kodiaq, Fabia)

Seat (Ibiza, Leon, Ateca, Arona, Alhambra)

The availability of this function may depend on the exact hardware and software versions of your vehicle equipment.

You can also check if this feature is available for your car here.