Autel MaxiIM IM608 PRO Registration & Upgrade Guide

How to register & update Autel MaxiIM IM608 PRO Auto Key Programmer for the first time? Follow the start guide below to setup IM608 PRO scanner in quickest way!


Charging Tips

On the purchase of your IM608 Pro key programming diagnostic tool, we do recommend waiting until the battery is depleted before charging and avoid keeping it constantly connected to power. Plugging the unit in before you leave for the night is an excellent habit to develop.


WiFi Connection

Settings >> System settings >> Wi-Fi



  1. Register at


  1. Register on IM608 PRO tablet: Create an Autel ID >> Enter email, password, verification code >> Sign up

If you already have an Autel account, simply sign in with your Email ID & password.


Sign in succeeded, but your device has not been registered, please register your device with the product serial No.

The IM608 Pro’s SN & password will auto fill themselves.

Just double click on “Register”.

You’ll get a confirmation for registration succeeded.



  1. Update Software

This is the most important step: ensure your software is up to date.

Update >> System program >> Car brand


  1. Update Firmware

Connect J2534 to power,

Connection mode >> BT >> Pair

Searching device via Bluetooth to connect J2534.


Update >> Update now

Note: do not leave this screen until update is completed.


After completing IM608 Pro Update, you’re ready to start.