This project is a demo of PiCAN2 driving a Mazda RX8 instrument cluster.







Wire up the instrument cluster using the right hand 2x6 connector.
The CAN_H and CAN_L connects to the PiCAN2 board. +12v to an external 12v PSU.




Software Install

The software is written in python and can be downloaded from github. Before using the demo program, the PiCAN2 driver and Python-CAN need to be installed first.

To start the demo:


You should see the rpm needle move then falls back to 0 then repeat.