How to use Yanhua Mini ACDP to Renew Porsche Keys?
Car Key Programmer / October 14, 2019

Yanhua Mini ACDP Porsche package comes with a interface board (shown picture below) which can be used to renew keys on Porsche. Buy the Porsche license package, you can add keys, program all keys lost and renew keys for newer Porsche from year 2010 to 2018.   How to renew Porsche Key with Yanhua ACDP? Go to Porsche module->Select Porsche key reflash Check Help menu for instruction ACDP is able to renew following Porsche keys. Prepare ACDP host, OBP+ICP adapter, 8-PIN cable, interface board and Porsche key Remove the mechanical key and the battery and confirm the location of the test point Snap the interface board into the battery compartment of the key Use a 8-PIN cable to connect the interface board to the OBP+ICP adapter and connect the adapter to ACDP. Then follow ACDP Mini prompts to renew key.  

OBDSTAR X300 DP Plus Test on Fiat Delphin/2018 Doblo Successfully
Car Key Programmer / October 10, 2019

OBDSTAR X300 DP Plus is a great auto key programmer for FIAT. Here have collected some test reports on FIAT about reading pincode and programming key.   OBDSTAR X300 DP PAD2 read Pincode for FIAT Delphi 93C66-success Open OBDSTAR key master DP Plus Select “IMMOBILISER”-> “FIAT”-> “Fiat V32.00” It takes about 15 seconds to initialize Select “Pre-coding”-> “Delphi 93C66 (B) (ID48)” It shows “Vehicles equipped with this unit: Albea, Doblo (2000- 2010), Punto, Palio, Strada” Pay attention to the prompt and ensure the Internet connected well Connecting the server… Read EEPROM (93C660) Follow the prompts to turn on/ off the ignition switch Input Value: Fiat_93C66_EEPROM_XX Select “Show Immo Info”-> “Fiat_93C66_EEPROM_XX_BIN” to show the immo info IC: 93c66 PinCode: 87556 Key Number:1 Key 1 ID: 63B7E7DE   X300 DP PLUS program FIAT Panda 169 key-success Open OBDSTAR X300 DP plus menu Select “IMMOBILISER”-> “Show Immo Info” IMMO info display IC: 9S12DG128 Pin Code: 29413 Key number: 2 Key 1 ID: 501A9D63 Key 2 ID: 0B604E10 Click “Program keys” Follow the prompt to turn on the ignition Inset the working key into EIS to turn on the ignition switch Input 5 digit Pin code Input Value: 29413 Turn off the ignition Then…

Yanhua Mini ACDP Test Report: Read Volvo KVM and CEM Password Successfully
Car Key Programmer / October 8, 2019

Purpose: Check Mini ACDP can read data from KVM and CEM modules for Volvo cars or not   Test 1: YANHUA Mini ACDP read Volvo KVM data without soldering Preparation: Yanhua Mini ACDP master key programmer OBP+ICP adapter 20 pin cable Volvo license (Yanhua Mini ACDP module 12) Volvo KVM module   Procedure: Take out the Volvo KVM module from the car D1-D4 regional figure and picture of each test point location Install the KVM interface board according to the test point D1-D4 Connect the KVM module and ACDP host Open Mini ACDP APP Click on “Volvo” Select the corresponding options according to your need Here take XC60 (2009-2018) as an example Then click on “Full-keyless”-> “Read KVM Password” Testing network… Detecting the pin… Chip pin detection passed Note: If didn’t pass, please clean the corresponding test point Click “OK” to next step Check the VIN read out Click “Continue” Click “OK” to save the KVM password data Confirm the KVM data storage path and click “OK” Result: YANHUA Mini ACDP read Volvo KVM password success   Test 2: YANHUA Mini ACDP read Volvo CEM data without soldering   Preparation: ACDP host OBP+ICP adapter 8 pin cable Volvo license (Yanhua…

How to Read and Write N13 ISN by Updating CGDI BMW Authorization
Car Key Programmer / October 7, 2019

The previous article has introduced two ways to read and write N13/N20/N55 ISN by CGDI prog BMW without opening the DME shell. The easier way is to obtain the CGDI BMW authorization. But some customers also don’t know how to use when getting the authorization. Here share the relevant guide to the CGDI device owners.   The method to read/write N20, N55 and B38 is same as N13, here take N13 as an example.   Preparation: DME Model: BMW N13 Device: CGDI BMW programmer+ N13 read ISN authorization One professional OBD cable made by CG Company which is special for reading and writing DME ISN   Procedure: Follow the wiring diagram in the CGDI BMW software Connect 12V, CAN-L and CAN-H, GPT-0, GPT-1 and GND cables in order Supply 12V power to CGDI BMW device, and ensure network connection Go to CGDI BMW software Click on “N13/N20/N55/B38 read ISN” Select “N13” chip and click “OK” There are 5 options in the main menu: Wiring Diagram, Identify, Read ISN, Write ISN and Back Click on “Identify” Read out the chip name, ISN and hardware ID Click on “Read ISN” Reading DFLASH… Read DFLASH and ISN successfully Copy the ISN Click on “Write…

SBB Pro2 Review: FAQS, Customer Feedback, Full IMMO+ Remote Key Programming Car List
Car Key Programmer / October 3, 2019

SBB Pro2 key programmer supports new cars to 2017.12, such as Acura 2017, Chevrolet 2017, Buick 2017, Cadillac, GMC 2017, Ford 2017, Dodge 2017, Toyota 2017… This article is available with some FAQs, customer feedback, the IMMO and remote key programming car list on SBB pro2.   SBB Pro2 key programmer FAQs: SBB Pro2 key programmer Customer Feedback: SBB Pro2 key programmer IMMO and Remote Key Programming Car List – SBB PRO2 V48.88 IMMO Key Programming Car List – SBB PRO2 V48.88 Remote Programming Car List   In detail…   SBB Pro2 key programmer FAQs: Q1: Will sbb pro2 work on an 02 and 06 ford explorer? A1: I used it in 2005 ford explorer, worked great.   Q2: We have a 2016 ford escape, a 2001 ford f150, a 2001 ford taurus, and a 2004 ford freestar, which ones will this sbb key programmer work on? A2: Work on all models.   Q3: i have a Ford Focus and have lost the keys. Can i used this to program new keys for the vehicle? A3: Yes, you can, it’s quite easy with this programmer.   Q4: Will sbb key programmer work on a 2006 Chrysler 300? A4: Yes. It will…

OBDSTAR X300 DP Plus program 2018 Fiat Doblo Key with FCA 12+8 Adapter
Car Key Programmer / September 29, 2019

OBDSTAR X300 PAD2 works with OBDSTAR FCA 12+8 Adapter can be used for all 2018 FCA (Fiat, maserati, Chrysler, Alfa Romeo) vehicles. This article is available with the guide to program 2018 Fiat Doblo by the OBDSTAR devices.   Preparation: Car: 2018 FIAT Doblo Device: OBDSTAR X300 DP plus C package+ FCA 12+ 8 adapter Video: Procedure: Open OBDSTAR main menu Select “IMMOBILISER”-> “FIAT”-> “FIAT V32.14” Initializing diagnostic data… Press “Pre-Coding”-> “DELPHI 93C86/ NEC (ID46)”-> “INTELLIGENT MODE” Note: This function is available by connecting the server, please ensure the internet connection is normal. Click “Read PinCode” Follow the prompt on the screen to switch ignition on Read out PinCode: 63433 Return to “INTELLIGENT MODE” and select “Program keys” Pay attention to the prompt “All keys that could start the cars are going to be programmed, keys that not programmed could not be used anymore (could not go back to program). The new key to be programmed must be a custom key or a predetermined key.” Turn on ignition Enter 5-digit PinCode Turn off ignition Insert a new key and switch ignition on Program key is completed Test the original key and new key successfully   Why need to use OBDSTAR FCA 12+8 Universal Adapter? All 2018…

CGDI PROG MB User Manual: How to Erase EIS to Make New keys
Car Key Programmer / September 27, 2019

How to check all Benz key positions are used or not? How to wipe EIS to program new key? Here is the step-by-step guide to solve the problems above by CGDI MB Benz key programmer.   Part 1: How to check the key position is used or not? Connect CGDI prog MB with vehicle Select “EIS” -> “Read EIS Data” to show current EIS information See the key status “used” or “disabled” from the EIS Key Basic Information   Part 2: How to wipe the EIS? If all the key positions are used above, please wipe the EIS as below Step 1: Collect EIS Data  Step 2: Save EIS Data Step 3: Wipe the EIS Step 4: Write EIS Data   In detail…   Step 1: Collect EIS Data Click on “Compute Password”->“Copy key with key”-> “Collect Data” Select “Other keys” and click “OK” Follow the prompt to insert the original key into EIS and press “OK” Then take out the original key from EIS and insert into CGDI Prog MB device Note: Please make sure the voltage remains about 12V and keep the original key insert into CGDI MB key programmer.   When data collection progresses to 100%, a…

How to use CGDI BMW to Read N13/N20/N55 ISN without Dismantling DME?
Car Key Programmer / September 19, 2019

There are two ways to read N13/N20/N55 ISN by CGDI prog BMW no need opening the DME shell.   Method 1: Use professional wiring harness Method 2: Update CGDI prog BMW authorization   In detail…   Method 1: Use professional wiring harness In order to test directly, here use the DME removed from BMW car. It’s very easy to use, only need to unplug the port from the car and connect the harness with DME. The wiring harness cannot be mixed, only used in the corresponding model of DME. Procedure: Plug the wiring harness to the corresponding DME type Then connect to CGDI BMW key programmer via OBD Power on and keep the voltage stable (about 12V) Open CGDI BMW software Read/ Write N20 DME ISN- OK Read/ Write N13 DME ISN- OK Read/ Write N55 DME ISN- OK   Method 2: Update CGDI prog BMW authorization If you don’t have the professional wiring cable, please get the authorization, which is easier to use. Only need 61.99 euro for updating authorization and send your CGDI BMW device serial number to distributor once paid, then you can enjoy the newest CGDI prog BMW MSV80 key programmer feature below: A0000015   B48 B58 read…

XTOOL X100 PAD User Manual: Activation, Update, Customer Reviews
Car Key Programmer / September 18, 2019

XTOOL X-100 PAD is a professional key programmer which is good at key programming, mileage adjustment, oil service light reset etc. This article is available with the user manual including:   X100- PAD how to activate X100- PAD how to set language X100- PAD connect Bluetooth X100- PAD how to update X100- PAD Customer Reviews   In detail…   X100- PAD how to activate: Step 1: Activate X-100 PAD key programmer before you use it to test vehicles Step 2: Input activation code, product serial number (each device will have a serial number and activation code), nickname (workshop’s name or user’s nickname), login account (can be your email address or cell phone number) and password, and then the system will save it. Activation is a one- time process. The diagnostic application will start after activation. X100- PAD how to set language: Step 1: Select “SETTING”-> “LANGUAGE” Step 2: Tick the required option from the multi-language options on the right   X100- PAD how to connect Bluetooth: Step 1: Enter X-100 PAD APP main menu Select “SETTING”-> “BLUETOOTH” Step 2: Find and pair the VCI serial number with the mainframe Note: If it needs input the pairing password, you can input…

CGDI Prog MB Program Mercedes-Benz W207 All Keys Lost
Car Key Programmer / September 17, 2019

Purpose: To program a new key for Benz W207 (AKL) by CGDI prog MB.   Preparation:   EIS: Mercedes-Benz W207 Car key: Original Benz key, blank key Device: CGDI Prog MB Mercedes-Benz key programmer Firstly, check the original key can use or not The original key cannot unlock the ELV Plug the original key into CGDI prog MB Read EIS- OK Read ELV- OK Read key- cannot read Use the new key to read key data successfully It indicates that the original key is broken.   Procedure:  Step 1: Calculate password Step 2: Save EIS Data Step 3: Generate Key File Step 4: Read/write the key   Let’s go one by one.   Step 1: Calculate password  Connect CGDI MB key programmer to EIS well Plug the BE key into CGDI MB device Click on “Compute Password”->“Copy key without key”-> “Collect Data” Select “OBD Mode”, and press “OK” Follow the prompt to remove the plug on ELV, and connect the OBD yellow line with K line on the ELV (K line is the thinnest cable on the ELV plug) Then insert the simulated key into the EIS within 30 seconds, and click “OK” It will take about 2 minutes to collect…

(Solved) Honda EasyKeyMaker No Sound when Connection
Car Key Programmer / September 17, 2019

Problem:  I just received Easykeymaker Honda, but it doesn’t make any sound when i connect it. No “dee…dee…” nothing. The light turns on but no sound. My key is a transponder key 2007 accord. I tried the switch. The led is red then turns to green but no sound at all.   Obdiitool.co.uk Solution: Please start the car first, then connect the car with your easy key maker programmer.If the device still does not sound [dee-dee-dee],press this reset button to switch as below. Customer Feedback: Update. Never mind. i open the unit and pressed the reset button. It worked. Programmed my keys. Everything works great. Thank you very much. Amazing product!   Easy Key Maker Honda key programmer source: http://www.obdiitool.co.uk/wholesale/easykey-maker-honda-key-programmer.html   Hope it helps you!

OBDSTAR X300 DP Plus Test Reports: VW NEC-24C64, 2018 Hyundai ix35, 2018 Fiat Doblo
Car Key Programmer / September 9, 2019

(9 September, 2019) Have collected some test reports on VW/ Hyundai/ Fiat Doblo with OBDSTAR X300 key master DP Plus.   Price: 1,443.16 euro free shipping (full version C package) http://www.obdiitool.co.uk/wholesale/obdstar-x300-dp-plus-full-version-c.html   Test reports: VW NEC-24C64 AKL: program new key- OK 2018 Hyundai ix35 8A: program smart key- OK 2018 Fiat Doblo: read Pin Code and add new key- OK www.obdiitool.co.uk

CGDI Prog BMW Test Report: Works perfectly on CAS3+/ CAS4+
Car Key Programmer / September 8, 2019

CGDI prog BMW MSV80 is a good car key programmer for BMW. It supports key programming for BMW cas1/cas2/cas3, and supports key matching and all key lost for cas4 /cas 4+. Here have collected two test reports on CAS3+ and CAS4+ below.   Purpose: To check if CGDI Prog BMW can program new key to CAS3+/ CAS4+ or not   Test:   Test 1: CGDI BMW add new key to CAS3+ all keys lost- OK Note: It’s more convenient to work with the cables (DIY by professional technician), no need to dismantle or drill.   Step 1: Click “Read DME ISN” or select the corresponding ECU to read   Step 2: Read CAS key info by CGDI prog Get ISN code and save Note: Need to downgrade to CAS3   Step 3: Plug the blank into CGDI prog BMW coil Confirm the key is smart key or not Wait to program the key process completing   Program key success   Step 4: Use the new key programmed to test   Test 2: CGDI BMW MSV80 add new key to CAS4+ all keys lost- OK Step 1: Read CAS4+ Immobilizer data by CG PRO 9S12 Note: Don’t forget to make backup…

Read MG350 BCM 95160 Pin Code with OBDSTAR X300 DP PLUS via EEPROM
Car Key Programmer / September 2, 2019

How-to: Extract MG350 95160 pin code by OBDSTAR  X300 DP Plus key programmer. Remove eeprom IC 95160 and solder it to P001 eeprom 3-in-1 adapter In X300 DP Plus, select Immobilizer->PIC/Freescale-> PIC/Freescale Adapter V34.04->EEPROM->Read Pin Code->MG->MG5->BCM 95160-> Make sure OBDSTAR P001 programmer is connected with X300 DP Plus Reading data in process Read data success. Save data. Read 4-digit pin code success Done. You can read MG350 pin code with OBDSTAR X100 Pro and EEPROM/PIC adapter as well.

Program Volvo Smart keys & Semi-smart keys by Yanhua Mini ACDP: Done
Car Key Programmer / August 26, 2019

Confirmed: Yanhua Mini ACDP is able to add key and program all keys lost for Volvo semi-smart keys (OBD and ICP) and smart key (ICP).   Supports 5-button remote key add key and all keys lost Support 6-button smart key add key and all keys lost Volvo S60 (2010-2018) Volvo S80 (2009-2016) Volvo XC60 (2009-2018) Volvo V60 (2011-2017) Volvo V70 (2009-2016) Volvo XC70 (2010-2016)   All you need is one ACDP MUX plus one Module 12.   To program 6-button smart key with original key and all keys lost, Yanhua update 5 pieces adapters, here comes Yanhua ACDP Configuration List (Module 12 Volvo Module)   Adapters/Parts Images Quantity Adapters/Parts Functions VOLVO CEM V1 Interface Board 1pc Applicable to connect VOLVO CEM module to read password. VOLVO CEM2 V1 Interface Board 1pc Applicable to connect VOLVO CEM2 module to read password. VOLVO KVM V1 Interface Board 1pc Applicable to connect VOLVO KVM module to read password. Double CAN Adapter 1pc Applicable to connect vehicle OBDII port and ACDP host. VOLVO Copper pillar Package (M2.5*12+6mm)×2 (M2.5*20+6mm)×1 3pcs Applicable to fix VOLVO-KVM interface board Test Points Cleaning Probes 1pc Applicable to clean conformal coating ***If you already have Volvo Module 12, to program…

OBDSTAR Updated Lots of Suzuki IMMO without Pin Code in Aug. 2019
Car Key Programmer / August 16, 2019

OBDSTAR released lots of Suzuki Immobilizer/smart key programming vehicles without pin code till 2017. The new upgrade can be applied on OBDSTAR X300 DP/X300 DP PLUS.   Suzuki [V30.471 Upgrade Add BALENO 2014- IMMO system/smart key system (No Need Pincode) Add BREZZA 2016- IMMO system (No Need Pincode) Add CELERIO 2014- (INDIA) IMMO system (No Need Pincode) Add CELERIO(LF) 2014-2017 IMMO system (No Need Pincode) Add CELERIO (ID46) 2015-2018 IMMO system (No Need Pincode) Add CELERIO (ID47) 2015-2018 IMMO system (No Need Pincode) Add CIAZ 2014- IMMO system/smart key system (No Need Pincode) Add ERTIGA 2013- IMMO system (No Need Pincode) Add JIMNY 2018- Type1/2/3/4 smart key system Add KIZASHI 2010- smart key system (No Need Pincode) Add KIZASHI(FR) 2010-2016 smart key system (No Need Pincode) Add S-CROSS 2014- IMMO system/smart key system (No Need Pincode) Add S-CROSS(JY) 2013-2016 IMMO system/smart key system (No Need Pincode) Add SWIFT(AZ) 2017- IMMO system (No Need Pincode) Add SWIFT 2013- IMMO system (No Need Pincode) (India Area) Add SWIFT DZIRE 2013- IMMO system (No Need Pincode) (India Area) Add SWIFT 2014- IMMO system (No Need Pincode) (Middle East Area) Add SWIFT(FZ) 2011-2017 IMMO system/ smart key system (No Need Pincode) Add SWIFT DZIRE…

Possible to Replace an Used FEM in original BMW car by Yanhua ACDP?
Car Key Programmer / August 13, 2019

Question: I have a used FEM for replace in original vehicle. Can Yanhua Mini ACDP perform this job?   The answer is Yes, exactly Yanhua Mini ACDP can do with module 2.   Before replacing the used FEM, please backup the IMMO data first,  then write the Immo data using ACDP Mini.   Here attach two images for your information: Yanhua ACDP program FEM without welding. http://www.obdiitool.co.uk

Lonsdor K518ISE Renault IMMO and Remote Vehicle List
Car Key Programmer / August 12, 2019

Here comes the full Renault vehicle list of Lonsdor K518ISE/K518S key programmer.   (Note: Models update till June 2019. Keep updating. Functions marked red below are under subscribed menu)   RENAULT\Select from type\Smart key\IMMO2        Program smart key,Collision recovery, RENAULT\Select from type\Smart key\IMMO1       Program smart key,Collision recovery, RENAULT\Select from vehicle\Fluence\2008 -\     Smart key Immobilization, RENAULT\Select from vehicle\Clio\1997-1999     Set IMMO unit,Initialize new immobilizer, RENAULT\Select from vehicle\Clio\2000-2008 VIN with VF1*B       Immobilization, RENAULT\Select from vehicle\Clio\2006-2012 VIN with VF1*R\With smart       Program smart key, RENAULT\Select from vehicle\Clio\2006-2012 VIN with VF1*R\Without smart       Immobilization, RENAULT\Select from vehicle\Espace\2002- VIN with VF1*K\2 buttons       Smart key, RENAULT\Select from vehicle\Espace\2002- VIN with VF1*K\3 buttons       Smart key, RENAULT\Select from vehicle\Kangoo\1999-2002\Type 1       Set IMMO unit, RENAULT\Select from vehicle\Kangoo\1999-2002\Type 2       Set IMMO unit,Initialize new immobilizer, RENAULT\Select from vehicle\Kangoo\2003-2008 VIN with VF1*C       Immobilization, RENAULT\Select from vehicle\Koleos\2008-2010 VIN with VF1*Y       Smart key, RENAULT\Select from vehicle\Laguna\- 2007/2007 VIN with VF1*G\2 buttons       Smart key, RENAULT\Select from vehicle\Laguna\- 2007/2007 VIN with VF1*G\3 buttons       Smart key, RENAULT\Select from…

Which to Buy AutoHex II or BMW Explorer?
Car Key Programmer / July 29, 2019

Question: What genuine tool to buy that fits my needs. There are 2 tools left which is Autohex II and BMW Explorer. My requirements for E and F series: -making keys -replacing dme with an used one inc. everything to make it work -egs with an used one inc. everything to make it work -isn reading and writing -replacing cas module inc. everything to make it work -custom coding -flashing modules -fa manager -adjusting running hours -reading of fault codes -installing and coding an used cluster of F models. (6WA + 6WB) I do have a software engineering background.   Suggestion based on user feedback:   Review 1: I have both tools because my BMW explorer got damaged and I had been fed rumours that support was bad so in anticipation of delays ig getting it going again, I got autohex, only to get my explorer repaired in a week!! Before Fx82 gives his experience. BMW explorer – Almost exclusively a BMW tool so of course will be thorough. If you are the kind who has no knowledge or is too lazy to learn how to do things then this is not your tool. They won’t entertain silly questions. Like…

How to use OBDSTAR DP PLUS to program Ford 2017- all keys lost?
Car Key Programmer / July 23, 2019

If you have Ford after 2017 and all keys lost, using one OBDSTAR X300 DP PLUS V32.41 to program new keys are the best solution (no need pin code).   OBDSTAR DP PLUS V32.41 test reports:   Increased Escort 2017-2018 All Blade Keys Lost Increased New Mondeo 2017- All Smart Keys Lost Increased Everest 2017- All Blade Keys Lost Increased Everest 2017- All Smart Keys Lost Increased Transit 2018- All Blade Keys Lost Increased Edge 2017- All Smart Keys Lost Increased Explorer 2017- All Smart Keys Lost Increased Mustang 2017- All Smart Keys Lost Increased Fusion 2018- All Smart Keys Lost Increased GALAXY 2015- All Smart Keys Lost Increased RANGER 2019- All Smart Keys Lost Increased FIGO/FIGO ASPIRE 2017- All Blade Keys Lost Increased F-150 2017- All Smart Keys Lost Increased F-250 2017- All Smart Keys Lost Increased F-350 2017- All Smart Keys Lost   * All not need pincode.   How to use OBDSTAR X300DP PLUS to program Ford 2017- all keys lost? Choose “Ford”. Smart key System.   Car model selection. i.e Explorer.   2017 –   All keys lost.   Switch ignition off.   Communicating…   This function is available by connecting the server, please ensure the…