Volkswagen develops augmented reality service manual for the XL1

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Volkswagen develops augmented service manual for the XL1

After an augmented reality car manual for the A3 and similar software for wearables Glass. Metaio certainly a thing or two about the AR space. no surprise then, that has collaborated with Metaio to an augmented reality iPad app for the XL1 hybrid diesel that earlier this year.

MARTA (Mobile Augmented Technical Assistance), the app uses the camera to view the internals of the and label the various parts and so that VW service workers know what they’re on.

MARTA also shows instructions on how to repair and replace components, right down to direction mechanics should be You can even use the app to test out different elements like a new hood or a color. And just in case all AR doesn’t prove to be useful, the app a good ol’ fashioned service manual as well.

as the MARTA is an AR app for a very limited vehicle, we don’t expect it to be of use outside of certain VW specialty Still, it’s yet another that incorporating augmented into digital car manuals makes sense.

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and Volkswagen announce MARTA reality service support for new XL1 car

Augmented reality makes its way service centers

Munich 30 September 2013 Today’s like the XL1 are characterised by continually complexity. This means service employees will more extensive support in new vehicles and their innovative The XL1 is a technological frontrunner not only in its design, aerodynamics and state-of-the-art technology, but in the service area as The MARTA project is being at the InsideAR Conference, the world’s Augmented Reality conference in on the 11th of October 2013 by

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Dr. Werner Schreiber, Head of Group Research.

The working and sequences of work steps by employees of Volkswagen Service in everyday work are highly upon a vehicle’s equipment and To make it easier to manage growing complexity, employees be efficiently supported in their activities. This requires development of the classic repair which show the employee how to the tasks of the specific job, by step, with relevant information such as the tools to be assembly configurations and test

To achieve these goals, developed a new display system for information, especially for the XL1, also provides the information on and shows the service employee the work steps directly. is known as the MARTA (Mobile Reality Technical Assistance) which was developed together the company Metaio GmbH, real and virtual parts in relation to one another.

Using the approach, the service technician only call up digital guidelines. For the XL1, these were supplemented by the MARTA reality function which the individual parts and elements text and shows work clearly.

When MARTA is called up, the lists all of the jobs to be performed with the necessary equipment. work task to be performed with what is known as an The vehicle’s silhouette is shown in the of the mobile end device, and it shows the the orientation to be taken in relation to the

If the silhouette and the camera image of the vehicle agree, the initialisation is successfully. Then the individual work steps are shown on the This gives the employee a new for identifying work items and more accurately.

Volkswagen XL1 Electric Cars
Volkswagen XL1 Electric Cars
Volkswagen XL1 Electric Cars
Volkswagen XL1 Electric Cars
Volkswagen XL1 Electric Cars
Volkswagen XL1 Electric Cars
Volkswagen XL1 Electric Cars
Volkswagen XL1 Electric Cars
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