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A cool new service connecting you to your car to help you monitor your vehicles, diagnose repair problems and take the hassle out of daily driving.



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Say Hi To Zubie

Zubie combines a smart device (about the size of a matchbox) that plugs into a standard port in every car* along with a smartphone app that help you get the most from your car. Features such as:

Family Safety:  AlwaysSmart location tracking and alerts when family members arrive at home, work or school.

Problem alerts:  Be alerted to car problems before they leave you stranded, such as a Check Engine light or a dying battery.

Safe Driving:  Track and improve your driving, and connect and compete with friends. Monitor and coach teen drivers.

Trip Coordination:  Connect with friends to share locations and simplify coordinaton on short trips or car-pools

Ensure Family Safety

Worry less when loved ones are on the road. And for your teen drivers, you can be with them even when you can’t be next to them.

Real-Time Location: Easily locate your family or cars on a map.

Place Alerts: Be alerted automatically when others arrive or depart from common locations like home, work or school.

Car Problems: Receive notifications when your car reports engine or battery problems. Avoid being stranded and know when your family members might need help.

Safer Driving: Become a safer driver by tracking your driving score. Be alerted to bad driving habits like hard acceleration or braking.

Reduce Repair Anxiety

Know and understand what’s going on under the hood. Zubie helps you keep your car running by giving timely information about your car’s health, and alerting you to potential problems.

Engine Problems: Be alerted to problem codes reported by your engine, and understand what they mean.

Check Engine Light: Know exactly why the light is on, and avoid an unnecessary trip to the repair shop.

Dead Battery: Track battery levels and be alerted to a problem BEFORE a dead battery leaves you stranded.

Repair Cost & Insight: Know how serious a problem might be, and receive an estimate of likely repair costs before you go to the repair shop.

Simplify Trip Coordination

Use Zubie to connect with others and easily coordinate travel for business trips, carpooling, group vacations, and even your daily commute.

Invite-based Groups: Create groups to share locations and simplify coordination for carpools, work travel or road trips. Everyone knows where everyone is at any time, eliminating distracting text messages.

Secure & Private: You choose who to share with and for how long with private groups that can expire after a few hours or a few days. You can even “Go Incognito” if you want total privacy.

Compare & Compete: Become a safer (and greener) driver by competing with other drivers on your driving score.

Save on Repair & Service


Spend less on recurring car expenses like repairs, maintenance, and gas. Know and protect the value of your vehicle with Zubie.

Insight: Get detailed insight into your engine problems and the likely repair costs.

Insurance Discounts*: Choose to share your driving data in return for insurance discounts. Always your choice, always secure.

Maintenance*: Receive reminders and guidance on upcoming service needs specific to your manufacturer recommendations.

* Coming soon.

Zubie Features

It’s more than a GPS tracker.  Unlock your car’s full potential.

  • Always Smart Tracking

    Keep connected to your car -
    even when you are not in it.

  • Family Map

    Real time monitoring of your cars and family members.

  • Location Alerts

    Know when drivers come or go from important places like home or school.

  • Trip History

    View a map or list of driving activity and metrics.  Share your road adventures via email or Facebook.

  • Group Location Sharing

    Invite friends to simplify coordination for carpools, work travel or road trips.  It’s private, and temporary.

  • Engine Health

    Know exactly why your Check Engine Light is on, and avoid an unnecessary trip to the repair shop.

  • Battery Health

    Track battery levels and be alerted to a problem BEFORE a dead battery leaves you stranded.

  • Driving Insights

    Drive safer and more efficiently with metrics on speeding, braking, idling and more.

  • Leaderboard

    A little friendly competition never hurts. Who is the best driver among your friends?

Powered by the Zubie Key

Zubie Key

The Zubie Key wirelessly connects to your car for always-on driving insights.

Always Smart:  Zubie Key connects to your car directly to the Zubie cloud, wirelessly.  No bluetooth pairing to a phone.

Easy Installation: The Zubie Key plugs into your car’s diagnostic port in minutes.*

Pinpoint GPS:  Get really accurate vehicle locations, without draining your phone.

Heartbeat Monitoring:  Zubie checks in on your battery and location, even when you aren’t driving.

No Lost Trips:  Up to a month of driving history is stored, even when there is no cellular coverage.

*Is my car compatible?

Frequently Asked Questions

Is my car compatible?

Almost all gas powered cars made 1996 or later work with Zubie.  Find out if your car is compatible.

Is my data private & secure?

Yes.  You control who can access your account.  Zubie Groups are invite-only – you can opt out at any time.

Will the Zubie Key impact my car’s computer system?

No. It will only get data that is freely provided by the port and will not transmit anything to your car’s computer.

Does the Zubie app work with my phone?

Zubie is compatible on iPhones 4S and above, or iPads. iOS5+ required. Android phones/tablets running 2.3 or above are compatible.

Can I try Zubie before I buy?

Yes! Download the free Zubie app to try smartphone-based location sharing for free.  Add the Zubie Key at any time.

Can I return the Zubie Key?

Yes, Zubie offers a no-questions-asked, 30 day return policy.

Get The Zubie Service

Buy Now

Includes 12 months of service, and free Zubie Key. Renew annually for just $99.95.  iPhone (4+) or Android phone (2.3+) required to run the Zubie app.

Try the app for free.

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