Autel IM508/IM608 Read Encrypted Audi BCM2 with G-Box2 Guide
Auto Locksmith Tool / December 29, 2021

To keep up with Xhorse Encrypted Audi BCM2 Adapter, Autel released their updates on IM508/IM608 for Audi this December.   Update info (2021-12-14): Adds Read IMMO Data (Encrypted) via Programmer function in Expert mode for IMMO 5 for Audi A4/A5/Q5 Adds Read IMMO Data (Encrypted) via Programmer function in Expert mode for IMMO 5 for Audi A6/A7/A8 … This function requires G-box and XP400/XP400Pro. Support list: 0510, 0521, 0551, 0560, 0572, 0582, 0633, 0641, 0650, 0711   Here we’ll show you how to read encrypted Audi BCM using Autel IM508 + XP400Pro + G-box2.   Connection Go to Diagnostics>>Audi>>Expert selection>>IMMO V>>A4/A5/Q5>>Read IMMO data via programmer (encrypted) Confirm the Warning: Check the Wiring Diagram: VPP2 and RESET need to be connected to the diode (here “1N4001”) separately Connect the G-Box2 to the ECU Connect XP400Pro to G-Box and IM508 Supply 12V power to G-Box Then select   “Step 1 – identify vehicle information” In this step, we’ll see the ECU version number. If the number is on the support list, then it’s a encrypted BCM; if not, that’s simple, go back and read D-FLASH and P-FLASH. Then select   “Step 2 – read IMMO data” Read and save data. Write data…

Autel IM508/608 Program A New PCM on Honda Acura Guide
Car Key Programmer / December 15, 2021

This article is about to show you how to program a new PCM for most Hondas and Acuras using Autel MaxiIM IM508/IM608.   The support list:   Here we have a Acura MDX 2005 to handle by the Autel IM508 Key Programmer. This is the 3rd generation immobilizer, which is used on many Hondas like Accord or Acuras like TLX.   The car won’t start because of the new ECU in. We will reprogram it, so the key will work again. Go to IMMO>>Acura>>Automatic selection Turn on the ignition so it will pull out the VIN. Then go to The 3rd mechanical key system>>Replace ECM/PCM After about 5 minutes, we’ve registered the PCM. Meanwhile, the immobilizer light disappears. Turn off the ignition as required. Follow instructions to check keys. The car starts without any issues. Done! Nice and simple! That’s the guide of programming a new PCM module using Autel IM508/Autel IM608.   This guide is from MODS FOREVER Team. Any questions, contact us.  

Condor XC MINI/Key Tool Max/IM508 Made Suzuki Celerio 2017 HU87
Car Key Programmer / November 3, 2021

This is a complete process to generate new keys for Suzuki Celerio 2017 when all keys lost. Tools using Xhorse Condor XC-Mini Plus key cutting machine, VVDI Key Tool Max & Autel MaxiIM IM508 key programmer.   Having been read out its key codes: 50781, bitting: 2134431131 with LISHI decoder. Let’s start.   Cut key via Condor XC-Mini Plus I’m using key blade No.27 for cutting this time. No.52 will also work, because they are exactly same length 53.06mm.   Cut by bitting >> HU87R >> Suzuki >> Input key bitting: 2134431131 >> Cut Condor XC Mini II machine will start cutting automatically. Just wait…   Make sure the new key can open lock once finished.   Generate remote via Xhorse Key Tool Max Vehicle remote >> Suzuki >> Celerio >> Celerio XN ID47 CK 1966 >> Generate remote   Burn success.   Go to check the new key, it’s transponder 47, frequency 433.92MHz.   Program key via Autel IM508 Connect MaxiIM IM508 with OBD, press IMMO >> Suzuki >> Manual selection >> Other >> Celerio >> Yes >> Immo status scan >> BCM(8 digit)   There’s a fault code. B1188: transponder communication error. Clear DTC Turn ignition on and…

Audi A4 2002 All Key Lost, Autel IM508 /IM608 works?
Car Key Programmer / August 16, 2021

Audi A4 2002 all key lost, Obd or eeprom work? Autel IM508 /IM608 works? Any experience?   Autel IM508 /IM608: works Yes you can do esay with autel just need pin code super chip works good for this job. Key done no problem, id48 chip , but remote cant register. Autel chief engineer replied: If you can’t read it, try disassembling it. Please view the menu in programmer, immobilizer->Audi, and upload the log.   Good to know: it is sure that xhorse key fob is suitable for this car.   Look at Autel IM608 available list for Audi A4 2002: It can support add key, all keys lost and read password (Part of the models support OBD method, if not work via OBD, dismantle the immobilizer ECU to do)   CK100: Someone says yes Simple 48 chip system, the old CK100 can do it easily.   SBB: Someone says yes if yes you have SBB, read the PIN code, will be a ID48.   Alright, if you only have Autel IM508 /IM608 for Audi A4 2002 all key lost, try to program new key via OBD, if not, dismantle the immobilizer. If with no luck, upload the log for assistance.

How Autel IM508 Perform Precode and Cypher Mode for PCF7946 Renault?
Car Key Programmer / May 21, 2021

One customer asked: On used Renault remote key-one button I replaced IC PCF7946. I would need advice on how to implement precode and cypher mode for PCF7946 Renault now using Autel MaxiIM IM508 with XP400 Pro.   Here is the suggestion offered by Please go to “Remote” menu Download the software of Video 1.00 Then go to “Academy” menu to watch the video “How to Renew with XP400 Pro” and follow it to operate   Any further questions, please feel free to contact us! Whatsapp/ Hot line: +8618150117535 Email/ Skype:

2017 Jaguar XJ All Keys Lost Add New Key by Autel IM508
Car Key Programmer / April 7, 2021

Question: I have a 2017 Jaguar XJ (VIN: SAJWA1C70H8Wxxxxx). I lost my all car keys, so I want to find a car key programmer to add new key. Does Autel IM508 support that? engineer replied: Yes. You can use Autel MaxiIM IM508 with XP400 Pro or XP400 to perform the function with disassembling and reading the RFA (KVM) module. For Land Rover and Jaguar year 2015-2018, basically to disassemble the module to read and write startup by Autel XP400 or XP400 Pro chip programmer. Please refer to the guide about Range Rover 2018 all key lost with Autel IM608 and XP400 and APA106 (dump mode) Note: The operation steps apply to Jaguar and Land Rover year 2015- 2018 all keys lost using MaxiIM IM508/IM608.   Please kindly notice: If you encounter any type of problem during the process, please upload the datalog on the top-right corner after failing to perform the functions. Please connect your device to the network while performing the following functions.   Here is the specific add key (all keys lost) procedure as follows: Make sure the connection between Autel key programmer and the vehicle is correct Then operate on the tablet Select the corresponding…

How to Solve Autel IM508 “File version error [Error code: 4096]”
Car Key Programmer / March 15, 2021

Customer Problem: I use autel im508 to add key to my fiat punto, it read out eeprom successfully, but when I save it, an error message suddenly pops up “File version error [Error code: 4096]”. engineer replied: 1.Check if the network connection is normal 2.Confirm your original car key type and select the correct menu to operate depends on the following list. Fiat punto from 1999-2005 (ECU: Magneti marelli) supports Megamos 48 (ID48) transponder, MC68HC912 chip Fiat punto from 1995-1999 supports Megamos 13 (ID13) transponder, 93C46 chip Fiat punto from 2007- supports Megamos 48 (ID48) transponder, 95160 chip Fiat punto from 1999-2005 (ECU: Delphi) supports Megamos 48 transponder, 93C66 chip 3.If it also fails, you’d better offer the BIN file by the following paths to us. 1).Where to get the immo data: /mnt/sdcard/Scan/UserData/ 2).Where to get the programmer immo data: Storage/emulated/0/Scan/ImmoProgram/Data/   Looking forward to your real feedback! If you have any problem about Autel MaxiIM IM508 key programmer, please feel free to contact us. Whatsapp: +8618054815707 Email: Skype: Hot line: +8618054815707