XRF Temperature Sensor -> XRF Slice of Pi

Over the last few days I have been working on getting my XRF Sensors all working with my Raspberry Pi. I have 3 XRF Temperature sensors. WHen I got them I updated the sensors to use a different Channel so that if someone else in the neighbourhood uses XRF we do not clash (in the […]

Mitsubishi ASX Dodgy Trip Computer & Poor Fuel Economy

When we bought our ASX we went for the 2WD 1.8 DiD Diesel as it was much more responsive than the petrol. While it did cost more we felt that due to its improved fuel efficiency over the petrol variant it would be worth it. The official stats for the car are as follows Driving […]

Remote Start on Mitsubishi ASX (With SmartKey)

With the few cold/frozen mornings we have recently I remembered why I liked keeping my car int he garage. Unfortunately the ASX doesn’t really fit with the dryer in there as well. There is an official remote start from Mitsubishi but its designed only for automatics and comes in around $500 which is way more […]

Update ETACs on Mitsubishi ASX

Steps to get into ETACS customization: Start Lexia Office, than select C-crosser – Lexia – Diagnosis – Test by function. Next, choose category. Depending of your selection, you will get ECUs list. You’re mostly interested in ETACS, for unknown reason called there “BSI”. So, select BSI – Configuration – Manual configuration Next, there will be […]

Fitting LED DRLs – Guide

The Kit Below are a couple pictures of the kit. It was imported from a German Mitsubishi dealer. This is an official Mitsubishi product which comes with Mitsubishi branded instructions but I think it was commissioned by them. The lights are made by a company called NSV Automotive who produce a number of kits for […]

Another ASX Annoyance….No Decent Average MPG Meter

And the next annoying feature of the ASX has been found. On the trip computer there is no way to get the average MPG value of a journey that spans more than 1 day. By default the car gives a rolling average over the last 50km. Even if you set it to manual reset, it […]

Another ASX Annoyance….No Clock on the Dash

And the next annoying feature of the ASX has been found. The ASX comes with a full colour LCD trip computer in the center of the dash. Its used for many colourful graphics but its missing such a basic feature…A CLOCK On our Model – the ASX4 there is a clock on the Audio head […]