Autel MaxiIM IM508 Key Programmer Test Reports:
1.) For Mercedes Benz
Xhorse BE key programming via IR.
Only obd job – You need to follow instructions.
Whole process took about 30min – it was my 1st MB. Calculation about 18mins. Without gbox.
Warning – after programming new key original key stopped working. Remote worked, but cannot turn on ignition. I needed to left it in ignition and wait few minute, then I heard ESL motor and car started.
MB W246 2013 add key success. IM508+xp400.
MB SL 2003 key added, im508 + xp400, OBD.
2010 Mercedes sprinter
Less than 5mins .for password calculation
Using im508 and xp400
Used aftermarket key
Mercedes W210 AKL success 20 min. password – IM508 & Gbox2 & HP-400 pro
Success add key by OBD Mercedes C Class 2001 W203 with IM508 + XP400 pro + key simulator. Password 4 min. Aftermarket key.
MB SPRINTER 2008 key added. Password in 15 min. OBD + IM508 + XP400
MB VITO 2014 key added. Password in 28 min. OBD + IM508 + XP400.
2). For BMW
tool: im508 + xp400
all via obd
upgraded BMW cas3
made dealer key
used power supply 14V 50A
used personal cellphone as hotspot 4g
Autel Im508 on 2010 mini . Add 2nd key CAS 3
3). For VW / Audi
Q5 2012 BCM2 315mhz
Im508 + xp400.
Make dealer key and add key by obd.
First attempt failed – I didn’t connect autel to internet and autel asked me about de-energize bcm2. I didn’t unplug bcm2 during programming and it was dead after trying Read eeprom data. I had to Read bcm2 on bench and repair dflash file.
Second attempt after fixing bcm2 success without any problem.
Autel connected to internet, I need to remember that
Audi A6 2007. OBD success.
Read immo data,get pin and CS. Made dealer key and and add key.
Used IM508 and XP400-PRO. Internet connection needed. Aftermarket key used, remote work instantly.
2015 VW GOLF AKL SUCCESS , IM508 + XP400 , AROUND 15 MINS FOR ONLINE CALCULATION ($30) AFTERMARKET REMOTE USED .
VW Transporter 2010, AKL, OBD, im508 and XP400. Paid $10 to Autel.
2017 Tiguan R line…add mqb remote key im508 with xp200winner..and so easy!
2009 Seat Leon
All keys lost
All via obd
Im508 and xp400
With network connection
4) For Peugeot, Citroen key programming
read pin successful
Coded car successful (in 2 seconds)
Remote didn’t work
Peugeot 207 2007
Pin Read success
Add key success.
Used aftermarket remote CE0536 ASK.
Peugeot 308 2018 key added. IM508
CITROEN C3 EU 2016
Read D Flash by obd. Im508 without programmer.
Program blank card pcf7941
I programmed blank card without using existing card, So it can do AKL too.
Internet connection required.
Megane III RS 2011
Pcf7952 Add key
Im508 few minutes, job done via OBD.
5). For Opel key programming
Opel mokka 2016
Add key – not ok, car didn’t accepted new key.
I made AKL procedure and both Keys were learned.
Safety time ca. 10min, Then procedure open and close driver door and turn off turn on ignition.
Key tool max and kdx2 clone this id46 ok but car doesn’t start. That’s Why I used im508 to program this key.
6) For Ford key programming
Ford Fiesta 2018 add Smart key
Took car under menu 2018-
Read flash, dash off for about 2mins (don’t panic), then Reading.
Added used key Hitag pro Id49.
Used tool im508 with connected to WiFi and xp400.
But learning new key was in the middle console. XP400 not needed.
Ford Transit 2020 virtually new 300 miles
Add a remote key id47/49
Internet connection needed
Battery support pack
Tried to add key with new un programmed key, failed security each time.
Tried using working key, IM100 (same as IM508) then read the flash, took about 3 minutes, then ignition off, insert new key to add, programmed perfectly.
Ford Ranger 2017 key added. IM508, OBD
7) For Land Rover key programming
IM508 Range Rover Sport 2006, add 2 keys in 5min
Land Rover Freelander2 , 2011, success
8) For Japanese car key programming
Toyota Yaris HV – Add Key – 5 min done with IM508
Autel IM508 2017 TOYOTA PROACE
READ PIN SUCCESS
ADD KEY SUCCESS
Used an xhorse remote , went in under Peugeot expert.
Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV 2014 add key success! Im508
9) Vauxhall Key Programming
Vauxhall astra 2008 vxr
Read pin yes
Programmed keyless start key yes
Added second key
But will delete all key then you re add
God job money in the bank
Vauxhall Insignia 2014, key added, im508, OBD, need to wait 12min.
Autel Im508 2018 Vauxhall/Opel Vivaro add key success , went under Renault Trafic took around 25 minutes.
10) Other cars key programming
Fiat Grand Punto 2007 , Read immo data , make dealer key and programme key … all ok . Im508 + xp200.
Dacia duster 2011 4×4
add key immo chip PCF7946AT