Author: Jeroen Meijer


CanZE has no “phone home” capabilities, but Google acquires quite a bit of data and I thought it would be fun to give you a bit of an insight at what we’re up against. We are seeing a fairly consistent

Sunsetting Fluence and Kangoo support, upping the ante for the Twizy

As much as we like to cover the full ZE spectrum of the Renault brand, the time has come to end support for the Fluence ZE and Kangoo ZE. We have no access to these cars, there are no developers

New release coming up

As you probably noticed, a lot of work is being done. We’re gearing up for a new release again. Added total kWh and charge counts in the (experimental) Charging history screen. Very useful if you are checking out a used

Torque, acceleration, powerrrrr revisited

Quite a while ago I did a strictly theoretical calculation on ZOE’s acceleration. You can find the post here. The end result was 8.9 seconds. I think in reality it is somewhere between 11 and 13; I should really do

New release coming up

It’s only been an week, but we feel the need for some changes to be rolled out Fixed negative numbers in Trip (Driving) Much faster startup if you use the new, fast CanSee dongle Fixed an issue that mostly produced

User input and help

At this moment two rather serious discussions are going on in the issues section for CanZE to which I’d like to draw your attention and invite to participate. First is the multi-language functionality. We, the current developers decided we are

New release coming up

The next release of CanZE for Android will be released in the next few hours. I won’t be bothering you with with the usual bug fixes and small improvements, major internal cleanup, nor with the polished up support for the

Geek talk: ISO-TP and ELM327 dongles

Micro introduction: A CANbus, which is used to connect all computers in the car, can only carry chunks of 8 bytes plus an ID, called frames. All data used to actually operate the car, such as switch positions, speed, and

TPMS IDs can now be read and written

In the next release, which we will try to push out really soon, the Tyres screen has been augmented with a section where you can read the IDs of your TPMS valves and write them back. So, if you have

DIY dongle build and documentation

While heavily a Work in Progress, Bob has started to put together some decent documentation on the dongle. It’s in the development branch of the firmware on gitlab, look here for odt and pdf versions. Have a peek and maybe