Research has shown that having to return to an installation for any reason costs everyone. If an install is done right the first time, profitability is maximized. We offer two tools to ensure a successful first time install:
Either approach can be used depending on how much detail needs to be recorded.
It is always necessary to confirm the installation using one or both tools.
How to Use the Email Install Monitor
This tool is used to activate automated monitoring and email confirmation of the days installations.
This tool is used to confirm a proper installation and log key information.
Using your web browser, navigate to install.geotab.com and fill in the following fields:
GPS latch and engine data within the last 12 minutes.
Device has no GPS or Engine data but the SIM is active.
Upon installation, the device will go through a several beeping sequences while going through the connection phases. Below are the beeps and LED flashes in order of when you should hear/see them and what to do if they don’t happen.
Audio & Visual Confirmation
1 short beep
Confirm correct harness is installed.
1 long beep
Blue LED flashes
Ensure vehicle is outside with a clear view of the sky.
Cellular Latch 1
2 short beeps
Ensure there is cell coverage.
Cellular Latch 2
3 short beeps