Something BASIC Knowledge you should know before you Start Auto-Locksmith Key programmer Job
Transponder and Immobilizer System :
What is the Immobilizer System ?
The Automobile Immobilizer system refers to the system set up to prevent theft of the Vehicle . It consists of an electronic controlled remote controller or key, an electronic control circuit, an alarm device . The earliest automobile door lock is mechanical door lock. It is only used to prevent the door from opening automatically when the car is running. It only plays the role of driving safety and does not play the role of anti-theft.
What’s is Transponder Chip ?
A transponder chip disarms a vehicle immobiliser when the car key is used to start the engine. The majority of keys to cars built after 1995 contain transponder chips. When the car key is turned in the ignition, the engine control unit (ECU) on the car sends an electronic message to the key, and it will allow the car to start only provided it receives the correct message back .
Programming and Clone Transponder Chip :
Transponders come in two types: programmable and clonable. Programmable transponders have a set value. This value is then programmed into the vehicle’s on-board computer.
The clonable transponder is designed to have a new value duplicated onto the chip using an existing compatible transponder
When Programming Transponder Key?
When You Want add one more key or Lost all Keys,You should Programming the new Transponder to the IMMO ECU .
How Programming Transponder Key ?
- If you want add one more key,You can do it by yourself as below instruction.
Step1:Turn the key to the “On” position and leave it there for 10 minutes and 30 seconds.
Step2:Turn the key to the “Off” position within 45 seconds of finishing
step 2, and then turn it back to the “On” position for another 10 minutes and 30 seconds.
Step3:Turn the key “Off” again within 45 seconds, and then “On” again for another 10 minutes and 30 seconds.
Step4:Turn the key “Off” and then back “On.” The programming should be completed and the key ready to use.
- Purchase the Car Key programmer and Read the User manual to Work out it .
Example SBB PRO2 Key programmer
1) Before running SBB PRO2 key programmer, please insert the blank new key into your car keyhole;
2) Turn on ignition switch;
3) Insert SBB 16-pin interface into your car OBD2 diagnostic seat.
4) Follow the instructions showed on the SBB screen.
How to Copy Transponder ?
Example we use Handy baby II key programmer clone ID48 for Volvo XC90 2013 year
Handy baby identifies original key chip as common ID48 chip
Place original key into handy baby’ coil
press OK button to decode
Handy baby key programmer will ask to enter 4-digit ID48 decode code to continue. Please provide your Handy baby serial number to JMD factory to get the decode code.
Press OK to decode
Insert original key into coil and twist the key to collect key data
Collect key data success. Place original key into coil to decode
Note: Decoding ID48 chip you should keep away from laptop, computer, battery and other chips. Make sure handy baby battery is fully charged. Do not unplug key during decode procedure.
Please wait patiently for 3-20 minutes.
Decode ID48 chip success. Insert JMD ID48 special chip into coil, press OK to copy
Copy first key chip success. Place next JMD Handy baby chip into coil, press OK to copy next key