How to connect FMC650 with FMS Cable

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Cable is a standardized heavy duty vehicle FMS 12-pin connector, for connecting FMX640 with one plug and receiving vehicle information through CAN line and K-line, along with powering the device and getting Ignition detection. This ensures easier connection and does not violate the factory warranty.

Technical data of the cable:
Supported devices FMB640/FMC640/FMM640/FM6300
Number of pins 12
Pinout Pin12: VDC

Pin1: GND

Pin6: CAN H

Pin9: CAN L

Pin10: Ignition

Pin7: K-line

Supported protocols FMS/K-Line
Length 0.9 meter

FMS Plug Location

Even though the FMS cable is standardized cable – its placement in the vehicle might differ depending on manufacturer and depending on vehicle trim level.

We were able to identify the most common places for the FMS plug – refer to the examples bellow:

Behind the Fuse panel on passenger side – for Example SCANIA S/R/G/P Euro6 Series  

Near the Fuse panel on passenger side – for example DAF XF Euro6  

Behind the Radio on lower deck – for example Volvo FH Euro5 and Renault T Euro6  

Behind the Tachograph on upper deck – for example Mercedes Actros MP5 Euro6  

Remote Data Download (RDD) via FMS

When RDD (Remote Data Download) signal available on FMS.

Applies to:

  • DAF CF - LF - XF
  • IVECO Stralis I / II/ Hi-Way
  • Renault D / Magnum DXI & E-TECH / Midlum DXI / Premium DXI / Renault T-K-C
  • Volvo FH - FM - FL

For the following vehicles regarding the RDD, please contact the manufacturer:

  • Mercedes Actros / Antos / Atego / Arocs / Axor II
  • Scania R - P - G - S