How to Use the FCA Security Bypass Device

 

What is a Bypass Device & Why Do I Need It? 

 

2018 and above Chrysler, Dodge, Jeep, and RAM vehicles are built with a component called a security gateway.

This protects your vehicle's computer from being hacked over the cellular network.

Our FCA Security Bypass Device allows you to access to your vehicle's computer.

You will need to temporarily install the Bypass Device while using your OBD Genie.

  

OBD Genie Bypass Module

 

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How to Use Your Bypass Device

 

1. Click on your specific vehicle listed below for a diagram and/or video

tutorial in reference to the location of your vehicle's factory installed security

gateway module. More information on international vehicles is located at the

bottom of this page.

 

Click The Below Manufacturer To Find Your Bypass Location

 

2. After your have located your vehicle's security gateway, remove the two

connectors from the security gateway plug them into the Bypass Device.

3. Next, start your vehicle's engine and insert your OBD Genie (sold separately)

into your vehicle's OBDII port located on the left hand side of your steering wheel. 

4. Once the solid green light appears on your OBD Genie, it is safe to remove

from your OBDII port.

5. Remove the connectors from your Bypass Device and re-connect them back

into your security gateway. You may now stow away your OBD Genie and

Bypass Module. Programming is compete!

Installation Video 

 

 

 

Complete List of Security Gateway Locations

 

RAM®

2019-2021 RAM 1500 (New Body Style)

Security gateway is located behind the vehicle's OBDII port.
Video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5QwlEk_TB8M  

2019-2021 RAM 2500-5500 (New Body Style)

Security gateway is located behind the vehicle's instrument cluster.

Video: https://youtu.be/w0YTBgL28FY  

2018 -2021 RAM 1500 (Classic Body Style)

Security gateway is located behind the vehicle's radio.
Video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EyjxZX-BrNQ 

2018 RAM 2500-5500 (Classic Body Style)

Security gateway is located behind the vehicle's radio.
Video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EyjxZX-BrNQ 

2018-2019 RAM Promaster City

Security gateway is located behind the vehicle's OBDII port.
Video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5QwlEk_TB8M
 

2020-2021 RAM Promaster

Security gateway is located behind the OBDII port on the right hand side when
the steering wheel is located on the right side of the vehicle.

JEEP®

2018 Jeep Wrangler JK

Does not have a security gateway. You will not need to purchase a Bypass
Device to use your OBD Genie. 

2018+ Jeep Wrangler JL

Security gateway is located behind the vehicle's OBDII port.
Video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5QwlEk_TB8M  

2018-2021 Jeep Grand Cherokee

Security gateway is located behind the vehicle's glovebox.
Video: https://youtu.be/jgKCuzzbkwg  


2022+ Jeep Grand Cherokee

Security gateway is located in between the vehicle's glovebox & radio.

2020-2021 Jeep Gladiator JT

Security gateway is located behind the vehicle's OBDII port.
Video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5QwlEk_TB8M  

2018 Jeep Renegade

Security gateway is located behind the vehicle's OBDII port.
Video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5QwlEk_TB8M  

2019-2021 Jeep Renegade

Security gateway is located behind the vehicle's radio.
Video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EyjxZX-BrNQ  

2019-2021 Jeep Cherokee

Security gateway is located behind the vehicle's radio.
Video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EyjxZX-BrNQ  

2019-2021 Jeep Compass

Security gateway is located behind the vehicle's instrument cluster.
Video: https://youtu.be/w0YTBgL28FY  

2019-2021 Jeep Grand Commander (Standard and PHEV)

Security gateway is located behind the vehicle's radio.
Video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EyjxZX-BrNQ  

2019-2021 Jeep Renegade (PHEV)

Security gateway is located behind the vehicle's instrument cluster. 

DODGE®

2018+ Dodge Journey

Security gateway is located behind the vehicle's OBDII port.Video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5QwlEk_TB8M  

2018+ Dodge Challenger

Security gateway is located behind the vehicle's radio.
Video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EyjxZX-BrNQ

2018+ Dodge Charger (Standard and Police)

Security gateway is located behind the vehicle's OBDII port.
Video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5QwlEk_TB8M  

2018+ Dodge Durango

Security gateway is located behind the vehicle's glovebox.
Video: https://youtu.be/jgKCuzzbkwg

CHRYSLER®

2018+ Chrysler 300

Security gateway is located behind the vehicle's OBDII port.
Video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5QwlEk_TB8M  

2018+ Chrysler Pacifica (Standard and PHEV)

Security gateway is located behind the vehicle's radio.
Video: https://youtu.be/wq_q_32UXhE  

2021 Chrysler Pacifica & Voyager

Security gateway is located behind the vehicle's radio.
Video: https://youtu.be/wq_q_32UXhE
     

Security Gateway Locations for International Vehicles 

CHINA

2018+ Jeep Cherokee

Security gateway is located behind the vehicle's radio.
Video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EyjxZX-BrNQ  

2018+ Jeep Compass

Security gateway is located behind the vehicle's OBDII port.
Video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5QwlEk_TB8M

2019 Jeep Compass

Security gateway is located behind the vehicle's glovebox.
Video: https://youtu.be/jgKCuzzbkwg  

2019+ Jeep Renegade

Security gateway is located behind the vehicle's instrument cluster.
Video: https://youtu.be/w0YTBgL28FY

2020 Jeep Renegade

Security gateway is located behind the vehicle's instrument cluster.
Video: https://youtu.be/w0YTBgL28FY  

INDIA

2018+ Jeep Compass

Security gateway is located behind the vehicle's radio.
Video:  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EyjxZX-BrNQ  

2019 Jeep Compass

Security gateway is located behind the vehicle's glovebox.
Video: https://youtu.be/jgKCuzzbkwg  

2021 Jeep Compass

Security gateway is located behind the vehicle's glovebox.
Video: https://youtu.be/jgKCuzzbkwg

BRAZIL

2018+ Jeep Compass

Security gateway is located behind the vehicle's OBDII port.
Video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5QwlEk_TB8M  

2019 Jeep Compass

Security gateway is located behind the vehicle's radio.
Video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EyjxZX-BrNQ  

ITALY

2021 Jeep Compass

Security gateway is located behind the vehicle's instrument cluster.
Video: https://youtu.be/w0YTBgL28FY  

2018+ Fiat 500 L & X

Security gateway is located behind the vehicle's OBDII port.
Video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5QwlEk_TB8M  

2018+ Alfa Romeo Giulia & Stelvio

Security gateway is located behind the vehicle's OBDII port.
Video: https://youtu.be/w0YTBgL28FY