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Autek iKey820 Chrysler/Dodge/Jeep Test Report + Vehicle Coverage

Here, attach Autel IKey820 auto key programmer test reports on USA vehicles (Chrysler, Dodge, Jeep) and vehicle list.
Chrysler tests and car list
Dodge tests and car list
Jeep tests and car list
in detail…
Autek iKey820 on Chrysler:
2008 Chrysler 300c programmed but it was done under 2011
2009 Chrysler 300 pulled pin and programmed under ymm
2013 Chrysler 300 AKL pulled pin and program in about a min
2014 Chrysler 200 pull pin and program
2010 Chrysler 300 AKL- pulled skim code and programmed fob right in.
2008 Chrysler Sebring convertible 2-door pull the pin program that about a minute
2014 chrysler 300. Pulled pin fast.
2008 Chrysler town & country
2010 Chrysler town and country pulled pin and programmed 2 fobik fobs in under 1 minute
2014 chrysler town and country prox .pulled pin programed fobik and programed push to start button.
2014 Chrysler 200 read pin and added a key in 30 seconds
2008 Chrysler 300c programmed but it was done under 2011
2010 Dodge Ram pulled pin and program no issues
2006 Dodge magnum r.h.k sucess pin bypass
2017 Dodge Ram fobik done under 2015 ram key
2012 dodge charger tombstone…less than 90 seconds.
2013 Dodge Ram Read Pincode+ program Fobik&Prox
2009 Dodge Caliber Success Pulled pin. light continued to blink constantly for a long time. Turned ignition off then waited 1 minute then everything was back to normal*
2014 Dodge Ram 1500 Success ikey 820. Programmed under Dodge Ram Used a GQ4-53t fobik remote IZY does not work dash will say wrong key. Pulled pincode
Do not turn ignition on during entire process. Fast programming under 2 minutes
2016 Dodge caravan, 2015 was last option. Pulled pin, erase keys, add 1 fobik and one pod key. Smooooth
2013 Dodge Avenger, pulled pin and programmed RHK in a fla$h….
2008 Dodge Charger Daytona. Pulled pin and programmed under ymm
2014 doge ram AKL pulled pin programmed easy
2015 Dodge Dart pulled pin and programmed under type 2.
2013 Dodge Dart fobik success. Pulled pin and program.
2008 Dodge caravan under y m m pulled pin and programmed fast.
2013 dodge journey-dup prox-pulled pin-easy peasy
2009 Dodge Caliber under y m m pulled pin and programmed fast.
2013 Dodge caravan add Fobik, 2 min and done.
2013’ Dodge Journey. AKL. Pulled pin & programmed.
2008 Dodge Avenger AKL
2016 Dodge Dart FOBIK AKL (2015 on screen)
All faster than I could punch the keys
2013 Dodge Ram 3500 Add Key Success Under Ram-1500
2017 dodge 2500 programmed in seconds under 2015 ram.pulled pin.
2009 Dodge Journey pulled pin and program
2014 Dodge Dart
2005 Dodge Caravan AKL…Success! Used Pacifica Add Key Barely over a minute.
2014 Dodge Dart
Pulled pin under type1
Programmed fobik under type 2 Done!
2013 Dodge Challenger akl programmed pod key under y m m took about 2 minutes
2006 Dodge Ram 2500 pulled pin & programmed added key & remote functions, took about a minute
2017 Dodge Journey, simple. Pulled Pin and Programmed Prox under 2min. AKL
2004 Dodge Durango dealer key since this is a problem child. Programmed in 2 seconds no pin needed. It was so fast I really thought it wasn’t going to work but worked perfectly.
2010 jeep wrangler all keys lost OHT remote key. Pulled pin and programmed even the remote.
2001 Jeep Grand Cherokee…Success in 1.275 seconds
2002 jeep grand Cherokee. Programed key but does not pull pin
2008 Jeep wrangler less than a minute
2016 Jeep Patriot AKL
2005 Jeep Grand Cherokee had to do under 2007 for some reason but got it done
2011 jeep liberty pulled pin and done under a minute.
2015 jeep wrangler pin / program Fast .
2014 Jeep Cherokee pull pin and program fobik
2005 Jeep Grand Cherokee No pin needed Programmed successfully
2008 Jeep Wrangler Add Key Success
2004 Jeep liberty Programmed used remote successful
2007 Jeep Wrangler, pulled pin and programmed remote key in less than one minute.
2011 Jeep Liberty. Add RHK-pull pin and program. Success
2000 jeep grand Cherokee had to buy pin but programmed fast
2015 Jeep Cherokee Prox. Gone in 60 seconds.
2013 Jeep Wrangler Pull pin Gone in 2 minutes.
2009 Jeep Wrangler. Read pin and programmed keys. Selected by vehicle/year.
2016 Jeep Renegade P/S pulled the 5 digit pin and programmed in less than 3 minutes
Jeep Patriot 2013 in minutes code and programming.
Jeep Commander 2008 in fa didn’t request code

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Program Toyota Camry 2016 8A All Smart Keys Lost using Autel Simulator via OBD

How-to: program Toyota Camry all smart keys lost, generate simulator and add new smart key with Autel MaxiIM IM508 and APB112 simulator.

Vehicle Model: Toyota Camry 2016 hybrid

Key chip: 8A

Lost all keys, new smart key cannot turn on
key not detected and remote do not function

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Device required:

Autel IM508/IM608

XP400 Adapter

Autel APB112 smart key simulator

A new smart key


Main Step:

1. Read IMMO data

2.Generate Simulator Key

3. Add Smart Key

Step-by-step procedure:


Connect APB112 with IM508 via USB cable
Select IMMO->Toyota->Manual Selection->Other->Camry->Smart key->Keyless System (CAN)

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1. Back up Immobilizer Data
This function is use to back up the EEPROM data of the smart box.
The data can be used to generate the simulator key for emergency start of the vehicle to perform the key programming function.

Reading immobilizer data

Connecting network. Need stable WiFi network
Write name file and press OK to save dump

Backup succeed


2.Generate Simulator Key

Select Generate Simulator Key
Select the EEPROM data
Choose backup file
Retrieving critical data
Generate simulator key in process

Show key type SLK03
Connect APB112 key simulator

Obtain software name and version

Burning firmware until succeed
The simulator key is generated successfully
The simulator key can be used to turn the ignition on in case of emergency to learn the key

Put the simulator key on Start/Stop button and press

The key can start engine now.

Don’t disconnect USB cable

3. Add smart key
Use the simulator key to turn on ignition

Select Add Smart Key
Confirm to use the simulator key APB112
Each step must be completed within the specified time.
The position for learning: 5

Put the simulator key APB112 close to Start button

You will hear a beep sound
Put the new smart key to learned close to the Start button

beep beep
Registering key in process

Learning key succeed
Test remote and star vehicle

Note: APB112 simulator need to work with XP400 (not  XP200) and compatible with IM608, IM508, MX808IM. It is not only a smart key simulator, but also 46, 4D data collector and ID46 password calculator.

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Autel MaxiIM IM608 VS MaxiIM IM508 VS Auro OtoSys IM600 VS IM100

Autel factory combine engineer make a comparison table about Autel MaxiIM IM608 VS Autel MaxiIM IM508 VS Auro OtoSys IM600 VS Auro OtoSys IM100.

They can compare with each other in the aspects of IMMO (key programming, key learning, pin code read etc.), programming, OE-Level diagnosis, Advanced Service Functions, configurations etc.

Product Autel MaxiIM IM508 Autel MaxiIM IM608 Auro OtoSys IM100 Auro OtoSys IM600
Image  Autel-MaxiIM-IM508  Autel-MaxiIM-IM608  AuroOtoSys-IM100  AuroOtoSys-IM600
Smart Mode (Guided and Automated Key Learning Function)
Expert Mode (Advanced key Learning)
Auto Detect Make/Model/Year/System
Read PIN/CS (All Keys Lost)
Key Generation
Key Learning
IMMO ECU Reset/Adaption
IMMO ECU Refresh/Coding
Remote Learning
Backup /Restore IMMO Data
AUDI Q5/A4/A5 2015-2017 Read PIN/CS N/A
BMW FEM/BDC Key Learning and Adaption
Mercedes Key Learning ×
Benz 3rd Generation IMMO Add key, all key lost, key Learning N/A
BMW FEM/BDC Key Learning and ECU adaptation
BMW CAS4/3/2 key learning CAS4 available when connected to XP400
VW /Audi MQB (VDO & JCI) add key, IMMO V A4/A5/Q5 2015+ Key learning N/A
VW /Audi /Skoda / Seat IMMO III /IV /V add key, all key lost
Key read /write
EEPROM Read/Write
MCU Read/Write Basic Advanced Basic Advanced
ECU Read/Write When connected to XP400
MC9S12 Encryption Chip read/write When connected to XP400
IC Card Read/Write When connected to XP400 N/A
Mercedes Infrared Key Read/Write When connected to XP400 N/A
Remote Frequency Detect When connected to XP400 N/A
Support PC When connected to XP400
OE-Level Diagnostics
All Systems for Over 80 Makes and Models N/A
AutoVIN /Auto scan
Read /Erase codes
View, record, playback live data
View Freeze Frame data
Shop and data Manager applications
MaxiFlash JVCI ECU Reprogrammer (Bluetooth /USB cable) N/A
OtoFlash (J2534 ECU Reprogrammer) N/A
Advanced Service Functions
Oil Serive Reset
Parking Brake Pad Relearn After Replacement
Steering Angle Sensor Relearn
Battery Registration and Reset
Diesel Particulate Filter Regeneration
Tire Pressure Monitoring System Sensor ID Relearn
ECU Coding N/A N/A
VW/Audi Component Protection N/A
Complete Service Functions N/A N/A
Tool Features
Built-in Rechargeable Li-ion Battery 5000 mAh 15000 mAh 5000 mAh 15000 mAh
Internet Updatable Wi-Fi Wi-Fi Wi-Fi Wi-Fi
Multilingual Support
One Year Warranty
Free Online Update Two Years
Touchscreen 7-inch 10.1-inch 7-inch 10.1-inch
Memory 32 GB 64 GB 32 GB 64 GB
Processor Cortex-A9 processor Cortex A7+A15 six-core processor Quad-core processor Hexa-core processor
Camera N/A 8.0 Megapixel N/A 8.0 Megapixel
Resolution 1024×600 1920×1200 1024×600 1920×1200
Note: XP400 can be purchased separately. 
Some listed functions are manufacture dependent. Constantly update MaxiIM for current vehicle coverage. Update software regularly for most accurate tool features. 
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How To Register Autel MaxiDiag MD808/MD808 Pro?

As we all know , all autel scanners need to register first , then you could download software, update online, retrieve information and get warranty service . We have customers who dont know how to register autel MaxiDiag MD808 ( or MD808 Pro ) , please check all details as bellow :

Notice : Before registration , please confirm your network is working properly .

Registration Steps :

1. Visit the website

2. If you already have an Autel account, Sign In with your account ID and password.

3. If you are a new member to Autel, click on the Create Autel ID button on the left side to create an ID.

4. Enter the required information in the input fields, and click the Get Verification Code button to get a verification code for email validation.

5. The online system will automatically send a verification code to the registered email address. Input the code in the Verification Code field and complete other required fields. Read through Autels Terms and Conditions and click on Agree, and then click Create Autel ID at the bottom. A product registration screen will display.

6. The devices serial number and password is located in the About section of the System Setup application on the tool.

7. Select your product model, enter the product serial number and password on the Product Registration screen, and click Submit to complete the registration procedure.

After registration finished , you can use your tool now .

Any more help , welcome to contact us directly :


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How to Change the language for Autel maxisys MS906/MS906BT/MS906TS/MS90P/elite Diagnostic Tools

Usually our Autel Maxisys Scanners in Spanish language in default , if you want change it to English , please pay attention :  

1. It need you change the diagnostic system (Autel maxisys MS906/MS906BT/MS906TS/MS90P/elite) change to English from Spanish language first .

2. At the same time , you need change the Andriod operation system language from Spanish to English

So how to change the language ? Lets check the steps as bellow :

1. Change the diagnostic system language

Change the language from Spanish to English.

Step 1: Turn on the machine to the diagnostic system

Step 2: Click at “Settings” like the picture

Step 3: Click at “ Language”

Step 4: Select “ English”

Then you can see that the language is in English now.


2. Change the Andriod operation system language

To change the language from Spanish to English.

Step 1 : Click this icon   , enter into Andriod operation system

Step 2 : Click the setting icon 

Step 3 : Click language setting 

Step 4 : Click language  

Step 5 : Select English  , then the Andriod system language change to English

After getting authorization for new language, pls restart the tool, connect to wifi, go to Update page to re-install all the software, then you will be able to get the software in the new language.



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Autel MaxiSYS Pro MS908P Register, Install and Update

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How to install Autel Maxisys Pro MS908P software?

There are two Setup.exe program packages contained in the CD provided with the MaxiSys tool kit. The packages include the following applications:

1. PC Link?—?launches a Printing Services program which receives and
allows editing the files sent from the MaxiSys tablet for printing

2. Driver Program?—?setup driver program for the VCI device

3. Network Configuration Program and Update Agent?—?network configuration program and firmware update agent for the VCI device (for J2534 ECU programming device)

4. Update Agent?—?firmware update agent for the VCI device (for Bluetooth communication interface)

To install the Setup.exe program

1. Insert the CD into the CD-ROM of the computer. The driver installation wizard will load momentarily. 2. Click on Next on the welcome page. 3. Click the Change button, and select a destination folder to install the program, and click Next to continue. Or directly click Next to continue without changing the default installation folder.

4. Click Install and the Setup.exe program will be installed onto the computer.

How to register Autel MaxiSYS MS908P pro programmer?

In order to get access to the Support platform and obtain update and other services from Autel, you are required to register the MaxiSys Diagnostic Device the first time you use it.

To register the diagnostic device 1. Visit the website: 2. On the Sign In page, input your account ID and other information to log in, if you already have an account. 3. If you are a new member to Autel and do not have an account yet, click the Create Autel ID button on the left side. 4. Enter the required information in the input fields, read through Autel’s Terms and Conditions and tick on Agree, and then click Create Autel ID at the bottom to continue. 5. The online system will automatically send a confirmation email to the registered email address. Validate your account by clicking the link provided through the mail. A product registration screen opens. 6. Find out the device’s serial number and password from the About section of the Settings application on the MaxiSys Display Tablet.

7. Select the product model of your device, enter the product serial number and password on the Product Registration screen, and click Submit to complete the registration procedure.

How to update Autel MaxiSYS Pro MS908P diagnostic scanner?

1) To update the software
Each car model software has different version. We provide free update online for One Year, pls feel free to contact us by email:

2) To update the firmware
The internal programming of the Autel MaxiSys Diagnostic System, known as the firmware, can be updated using the Update application. Firmware updates increase the MaxiSys applications’ capabilities, typically by adding new tests, new models, or enhanced applications to the database. The display device automatically searches for available updates for all of the Maxisys components when it is connected to the internet. Any updates that are found can be downloaded and installed on the device.

1. Power up the MaxiSys Display Tablet, and ensure that it is connected to a power source and with steady internet connection. 2. Tap the Update application button from the MaxiSys Job Menu; or tap the update notification message when received one. The Update application screen displays. 3. Check all available updates: If you decide to update all the items, tap the Update All button. If you only want to update some individual items, tap the Update button on the right column of the specific item. 4. Tap the Pause button to suspend the updating process. When you tap Continue to renew the update, the updating process will resume from the break point.

5. When the updating process is completed, the firmware will be installed automatically. The new version will replace the original version if there is one.

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FAQ Autel MaxiSys Elite Diagnostic Tool with J2534

Q:  What is the difference between Autel MaxiSYS Elite and maxisys pro?

A: MaxiSys elite comes with upgraded Hardware, Docking station, Better resolution screen, overall quicker unit..

The elite model offers more features than the pro version.

You can check detail Autel automotive scanners comparison table below:


Q: It is original? Do you have warranty?

A:One year quality insurance. you can contact us at any time.

Q:  How about coding keys?

A:Yes, Maxisys elite can do key coding.This is the most advanced tool in automotive market.

Q: Does it come preregistred?

A: No, you should register it with your own ID and password. It only takes a few minutes, very easy to do it.




A:It comes with one year free update. And you can still use it if you do not wanna to upgrade it.


Which J2534 ECU Programmer the Pro or the Elite?

A: The J2534 programmer for the Pro and the Elite have no function difference. There are 2 versions of the MaxiFlash Pro. The original unit has an antenna and new unit (MaxiFlash Elite) is smaller without the antenna.

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How to submit Data Logging reports in Autel Maxisys MS908P Diagnostics

To submit Data Logging reports in Autel Maxisys Diagnostics:
1. Tap the Diagnostics application button from the MaxiSys Job Menu.
The Data Logging button on the diagnostic toolbar is available throughout the whole Diagnostics operations.
2. Tap the Data Logging button. The button displays blue during the active recording process.
3. Tap the Data Logging button again to finish recording. A submission form will display to let you fill in the report information.
4. Tap the Send button to submit the report form via the internet, a confirmation message displays when sending is successful

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Solution for Autel MS908P Authorization Check Failed Error Code 3

This is the solution of “Authorization Check Failed” with fault 3 on Autel Maxisys Pro MS908P Diagnostic system.

Error Message:

Authorization Check Failed!
Error Code 3



If you changed language, you can get this error

How to solve MS908P Authorization problem:

connect to the internet
log in PC Suit upgrade tool on networked computers
Obtain authorization automatically
If this serial number to determine the corresponding Autel ID, you can contact technical support queries.

Hope this helps those autel MS908P users!