SEMA Auto Show 2016

SEMA Auto Show 2016 SEMA in Las Vegas is humongous. Everyone who is anyone in the automotive world is there. You’ve got the big automotive manufacturers like Lexus, Chevrolet, Ford,

Toyota at the Paris Motor Show

Toyota at the Paris Motor Show The Paris Motor Show has always been a place where automotive companies display their new models and showcase the new technologies they have developed.

What is OBD2?

What is OBD2? OBD2 (On-Board Diagnostics, version 2) is a standard for electronic vehicle communication. It was introduced in order for government agencies to be able to check for the

Carista 3.0 is live!

Carista 3.0 is live! We have just released the new version of the Carista OBD2 app. With it we have added a whole new menu – SERVICE, where you can

Carista Black Friday / Cyber Monday 33% Off Promo!

We’re happy to announce that we’re offering a 33%-off deal on our official Carista OBD adapter for Black Friday and Cyber Monday! Order through the Amazon links below from now

Carista releases app feature to check if your VW / Audi is affected by Dieselgate

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE SEATTLE, WA, September 30, 2015 — Carista, a mobile app for automotive diagnostics and personalization, has just released a new feature that allows each VW or Audi

How to get your Audi gauge needles and scales lit even when headlights are off

You can get your gauge needles and scales to be lit even when headlights are off with Carista. All you need to do is  plug in your OBD adapter, open the

VW & Audi platforms

Model years may differ based on market (e.g. Europe vs. North America). Use this as a rough reference only. Audi A1: PQ25 (2010+) Audi A3, S3, RS3, Q3: A5/PQ35 (8P)

How to open and close windows via remote on an Audi A4/S4/A5/S5 (B8) or Q5

Opening and closing your windows by holding the “unlock” or “lock” button on the remote can be enabled using Carista! Plug in your OBD adapter, open the Carista app on

Carista for iOS is coming! [Update: it’s now available]

And now, the moment we’ve all been waiting for: Carista for iOS is ready! We’ve been hard at work over the last few months to bring iPhone, iPad and iPod