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Introduction

This guide will provide Installation instruction for installing a Xirgo Xt63xx with the Volvo Diagnostic Backbone Harness for Volvo trucks 2017/18 and older.

  1. Record serial number
    • Record serial number

    • You will need the serial number to link the unit to the vehicle and to verify operation. It is best to record the S/N before starting installation.

  2. Amber Cellular Solid - Ignition ON; Cellular network lock
    • Amber Cellular

    • Solid - Ignition ON; Cellular network lock

    • Flashing - Ignition OFF

    • Fast Flashing - Ignition ON; Searching for cellular network

    • Bluetooth

    • Flashing - Bluetooth connected

    • Green - GPS

    • Flashing - Satellite count +1

  3. Universal back bone diagnostic harness Fuse
    • Universal back bone diagnostic harness

    • Fuse

    • May need to be installed into vehicle fuse box

    • 2018+ Power adapter

    • Used for new model installations

    • Legacy power adapter

    • Used for pre 2018 installations

    • Xirgo Xt63xx hardware adapter

  4. J1939 connectors Terminating resistor connector
    • J1939 connectors

    • Terminating resistor connector

    • Vehicle side connector

    • Aux Connectors

    • Not used - Do not connect!

  5. Cable side power adapter connector Power adapters plug in here
    • Cable side power adapter connector

    • Power adapters plug in here

    • Universal diagnostic cable connector

    • Hardware specific cable adapter plugs in here

  6. Remove tray Remove screws
    • Remove tray

    • Remove screws

    • Remove panel to expose power distribution junction box

  7. Power distribution junction box should look like this Fuse & Expansion information label is located on the back side of the  power distribution junction box cover panel
    • Power distribution junction box should look like this

    • Fuse & Expansion information label is located on the back side of the power distribution junction box cover panel

    • B1-1, B1-2, or B1-3 can be used

    • Included fuse may need to be installed. The fuse locations are identified on the label

  8. Locate terminating resistor Remove terminating resistor
    • Locate terminating resistor

    • Remove terminating resistor

    • Install the terminating resistor into the universal backbone diagnostic harness provided

    • This must be installed for the vehicle to operate correctly!

  9. Plug the remaining connector from  the universal backbone diagnostic harness into where the terminating resistor was removed
    • Plug the remaining connector from the universal backbone diagnostic harness into where the terminating resistor was removed

  10. Plug the legacy power adapter into the universal backbone diagnostic harness
    • Plug the legacy power adapter into the universal backbone diagnostic harness

    • 3 pin at end of cable

    • Power adapter is white with a red retainer

  11. Check for +12V at B1-1, B1-2, or B1-3 +12V Power terminal is on the windshield side
    • Check for +12V at B1-1, B1-2, or B1-3

    • +12V Power terminal is on the windshield side

    • Ground terminal is on the cab side

    • If there is no power found, a fuse need to be installed. Read label on back of the cover panel for details. [invalid guide link]

    • Once power is verified, plug Into B1-1, B1-2, or B1-3

  12. Using the 24 pin power harness, locate and connect an Ignition source.  The device will be supplied Battery and Ground through the diagnostic connector & harness.
    • Using the 24 pin power harness, locate and connect an Ignition source. The device will be supplied Battery and Ground through the diagnostic connector & harness.

    • Ignition can be found at the fuse box

    • Wire colors:

    • Red = Battery

    • Not used, Do Not Connect. Insulate wire and secure excess wire.

    • White = Ignition

    • Black = Ground

    • Not used, Do Not Connect. Insulate wire and secure excess wire.

  13. Plug the 14 pin ECMD cable end into the device.
    • Plug the 14 pin ECMD cable end into the device.

    • Plug the 24 pin I/O harness connector into the device if present.

  14. Plug the 24 pin harness into the device
    • Plug the 24 pin harness into the device

  15. Wire colors may change, always verify the pin number. Input 1=Pin 6; (-) Negative input
    • Wire colors may change, always verify the pin number.

    • Input 1=Pin 6; (-) Negative input

    • Input 2=Pin 7; (-) Negative input

    • Picture 2

    • Garmin

    • Panic/Privacy

    • Driver ID Buzzer

    • Driver ID Reader

  16. Plug the universal backbone diagnostic harness into the provided hardware adapter cable Plug the universal backbone diagnostic harness into the provided hardware adapter cable
    • Plug the universal backbone diagnostic harness into the provided hardware adapter cable

  17. Find a location for device to be installed. Behind this switch panel is often a good place for securing the device.
    • Find a location for device to be installed. Behind this switch panel is often a good place for securing the device.

    • Unit needs to be mechanically secured with Zip-tie, Velcro, etc...

    • Device should be installed (sticker side up) with a clear line of site out of the vehicle.

    • Device will work through glass, plastic, and most composites.

    • Do Not place directly under metal

    • Secure cables along the way, staying clear of any moving parts.

    • Verify operation through the Reveal Hardware installer app or call the Reveal Technician Support line to verify install at 866-908-1165

    • Download the Reveal Hardware Installer application for iOS and Android at the Apple store and Google store Apple App Store & Google Play

Conclusion

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