How to use Autel MaxiSys Pro MS908P to program Acura TSX 09 key

Keeps Autel MaxiSys Pro MS908P for some days, usually I use it for diagnosis like reading or clearing some faults. Today, I try it to program a new key for Acura TSX 2009. Work like a charm! I have to say that. MS908P with MaxiFlash Pro J2534 box to program keys like a professional key programmer, e.g. SKP900.


Here, I would share my experience of key programming for Acura TSX 2009.


items needed:

The original Acura key


A spare key to be programmed


MaxiSys pro MS908P

Autel MaxiFlash Pro J2534 ECU programming tool


My procedure to program a new Acura key

The car starts

Connect Autel MS908P and Autel MaxiFlash Pro J2534 ECU Programming Device with the car


MaxiSys pro MS908P starts



Insert the spare key and original key separately to be ON



When insert the original key, select Acura on MS908P



Then USA


Then Start New Session


Select Diagnosis


Then Control Unit


Then IMMOBI (immobilizer)


Keep the ignition ON until the tester directs you to turn it OFF


Program keys with a T5 stamped on the blade of the key…


Diagnostic system initializing…



Establishing vehicle communications…



Establishing vehicle communications…



Establishing vehicle communications…

Turn the ignition switch OFF


Turn the ignition switch ON with an original key


Turn the ignition switch OFF within 17 seconds


Turn the ignition switch ON with an new key within 20 seconds


Turn the ignition switch OFF within 17 seconds

Turn the ignition switch ON within 20 seconds without changing the key


Turn the ignition switch OFF

Turn the ignition switch ON

Is the immobilizer indicator light turned OFF?


Then check the immobilizer indicator light



Turn the ignition switch ON

The registration of keys has been completed.

Turn the ignition switch OFF



Then insert the key newly programmed to have a try and make sure that it works


Successfully programmed a Acura key with Autel MS908P and J2534 ECU programmer

This is from OBD Tools 365 Days Shop in Car Key Programmers technical support  Autel MaxiSys Pro MS908P program new key for Acura TSX 2009.

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