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TRANSLATOR N2K

J1587/J1708 to NMEA 2000®Converter


Translator N2K-J1587/J1708 to NMEA 2000 Converter Flow

The solution for making data from older engines available on NMEA 2000 networks.

Need Help? CAI Provides No-cost Technical Support for the Lifetime of the Product.





  • Supports all J1587/J1708 engines.
  • Factory configured for plug and play installation.
  • Supports a wide variety of engine and transmission information.
  • Translates active and inactive diagnostic trouble codes.
  • Custom programming available. Contact us for more information.
Translator N2K-J1587/J1708 to NMEA 2000 Converter
Translator N2K-J1587/J1708 to NMEA 2000 Converter


The Translator N2K includes a built-in USB interface to aid technicians, expedite installation, and minimize downtime—at no extra cost.

  • Scan the J1587/J1708 databus for a complete list of available devices and parameters.
  • Diagnose communication problems.
  • Browse historical log information including databus errors, trouble codes and more.
  • Upgrade the TMT78N2K in the field.