How to Setup Mercedes-Benz key with AK500+ with SKC?

The steps to make new Mercedes Benz key with AK500+ with SKC: -Remove EIS -Desolder CPU 1 from EIS -Read data from EIS – CPU 1 -Save -Close AK500+ -Open SKC Calculator -Download the bin file -Select keys for calculating result -Calculate keys (About 7-10 minutes) -Close SKC Calculator -Open AK500+ again -Click Step 4…

How to Use Auto OBD-II Tools to Monitor Your Car?

The Super Slim ELM 327 USB OBD-ii can be connected with your car’s computer to monitor the status of the car. It can be used in the monitoring of various data such as Exact Throttle Position, Rate of the Air Flow, Load Value Calculation, Temperature of the coolant, RPM of the Engine, Fuel Pressure, Intake Air Temperature, Pressure…

HOW DO I KNOW IF MY CAR IS COVERED BY WARRANTY?

Federal law requires that the emission control systems on 1995 and newer model year vehicles be warranted for a minimum of two years or 24,000 miles. Warranty coverage for the on-board computer and catalytic converter (only) is extended to eight years or 80,000 miles for these same vehicles. Many automakers provide extended warranty coverage beyond…

How to Read 525 BMW OBD-II Diagnostic Codes?

As we know all cars included BMW’s diagnostic OBD codes can be accessed through the car’s data link connection (DLC). For 5 series BMW’s manufactured in 2009, this outlet is under the steering wheel and to the far left. You will have to remove a cover to get to it. You can retrieve the BMW…

How to use an OBD-ii Scan Tool on older GM vehicle?

As Brian alluded to in his comment, in most cases it will not work. You have to have a reader which will read OBD-I. Some readers, like the Innova 3140 will read both, and comes with all of the adapters to attach to the “older” vehicles. Brian also stated about the change to OBD-II. In…