How to update VVDI Prog to V4.4.8

Original Xhorse VVDI Prog ECU programmer software update to V4.4.8 (Aug.1st,2016).

VVDI-Prog V4.4.8 Update feature (2016-08-01):
* This version DON’t need update firmware
* Fix some bugs (write or erase operation prompt device error problem)

Free download VVDI Prog 4.4.8 software

VVDIProg V4.4.7 Update Feature (2016-07-29):
* This version DON’t need update firmware
* Fix some bugs
+ Add VVDI PROG USER MUNUAL 4.4.7 version in Doc folder
+ Add polish support, select in Language option (Not all of the information)
+ Add V850 seires D-FLASH format convert tool in Tool folder
* Upgrade MC9S12XE seires partition set interface, support set all possible partition size
* Fix diagram error in <5-DASHBORAD>-><SAICMOTOR> ROEWE550 option
* Fix diagram error in<7-OTHER>-><BENZ ISM-W221 option
+ Add HC908GR16,HC908GR32,HC908GR48, HC908GR60,HC908GT8,HC908GT16,HC908GR16_SECURED,
options in <2-MCU>-> <MOTOROLA-MC69HC(9)08>
+ Add diagram of MC9S08RC/RD/RE/RG series in <2-MCU>-><MOTOROLA-MC9S08>
+ Add XC2060M-104,XC2060N-40, XC2336A-56,XC2336A-72,XC2336B-24,XC2336B-40,XC2361A-56,XC2361A-72,
XC2361B-24,XC2361B-40,XC2363B-24,XC2363B-40,XC2364B-24,XC2364B-40,XC2365B-24,XC2365B-40 options
+ Add D70F3625,[V850E/SJ3-H]seires:
D70F3474A,D70F3475A,D70F3476A,D70F3477A,D70F3478A, D70F3479A,D70F3931B,D70F3932B,D70F3933B,
D70F3934B,D70F3935B,D70F3936B,D70F3937B,D70F3938B, D70F3939B options
D70F3480A,D70F3481A,D70F3482A,D70F3486A,D70F3487A, D70F3488A,D70F3925A,D70F3926A,D70F3927A options
in <2-MCU>-><RENESAS-V850>
+ Add ST10F269,ST10F272,ST10F275,ST10F276,ST10F280 options in <2-MCU>-><ST-ST10F>
+ Add IAW-6LP2.03,IAW-6LPA.01 option in <3-ECU>-><MAGNETI-MARELLI>
+ Add H530-BCM-V1 optio in <4-IMMOBILIZER>-><ZHONGHUA>
+ Add BORUI(2014-) option in <5-DASHBORAD>-><GEELY>
+ Add TOYOTA(2014-) option in <5-DASHBORAD>-><TOYOTA>
+ Add RFA option in <7-OTHER>-><LANDROVER>
+ Add CLIO3-EPS option in <7-OTHER>-><RENAULT>

How to update VVDI-Prog programmer software?
Open VVDI Prog software
Click “Upgrade” tab
hen come to VVDIProg Update menu. You are able to check software version (Tip Information) and firmware version (Device Information).


VVDI Prog read Audi A6L Q7 EZS MC9S12

Xhorse VVDI-Prog read and flash EZS MC9S12 very fast within 2 minutes. Here is the Audi A6L/Q7 J158 MC9S12 pin out to VVDI Prog.

First select type, brand and chip, it will prompt to connect with MC9S12 adapter.
Audi A6L/Q7 J158 (--2010) 1L59W/3L40K(MC9S12DG128) full pinout
Follow the pinout to solder and connect ezs well with vvdi prog programmer.
Click read to read ezs data
Read data very fast, start flashing data



How to remove VVDI2 from your PC


The text below is not a recommendation to uninstall VVDI2 by VVDI2 from your PC, nor are we saying that VVDI2 by VVDI2 is not a good application for your computer. This page only contains detailed instructions on how to uninstall VVDI2 supposing you decide this is what you want to do.  If you need to remove VVDI2 from your PC, then follow instruction below. Otherwise, you can leave this page.

How to uninstall VVDI 2 from your PC

This page contains thorough information on how to remove VVDI2 for Windows. It was developed for Windows by VVDI2. The application is frequently found in the C:\Program Files (x86)\VVDI2\VVDI2 folder (same installation drive as Windows). The complete uninstall command line for VVDI2 is MsiExec.exe /I{76BAAF01-00D6-4D42-AE7A-D8A7F6B871C8}. VVDI2-BMW.exe is the VVDI2's main executable file and it occupies approximately 29.32 MB (30749184 bytes) on disk.

VVDI2 commander key programmer installs the following the executables on your PC, occupying about 97.06 MB (101774960 bytes) on disk.

  • VVDI2-QuickStart.exe (2.58 MB)
  • VVDI2-BMW.exe (29.32 MB)
  • VVDI2-PassThruCfg.exe (1.56 MB)
  • VVDI2-Porsche.exe (10.19 MB)
  • VVDI2-Trasponder Programmer.exe (14.55 MB)
  • VVDI2-Update.exe (2.17 MB)
  • CDMUninstaller.exe (562.97 KB)
  • DPInstx64.exe (1,023.08 KB)
  • DPInstx86.exe (900.56 KB)
  • VVDI2-VAG.exe (34.25 MB)

How to erase VVDI2 from your computer with the help of Advanced Uninstaller PRO

VVDI2 is a program by VVDI2. Some people decide to uninstall it. Sometimes this is easier said than done because uninstalling this by hand takes some know-how related to Windows program uninstallation. The best QUICK procedure to uninstall VVDI2 is to use Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Here are some detailed instructions about how to do this:

1. If you don't have Advanced Uninstaller PRO on your PC, install it. This is good because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very potent uninstaller and all around utility to optimize your computer.
  • navigate to http://www.advanceduninstaller.com/download/
  • download the program by clicking on the DOWNLOAD button
  • install Advanced Uninstaller PRO
  • 2. Start Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take your time to get familiar with Advanced Uninstaller PRO's interface and number of functions available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very useful system optimizer.

3. Click on the General Tools button
Click on the General Tools button
4. Press the Uninstall Programs feature
Press the Uninstall Programs feature
5. A list of the applications existing on the computer will appear

6. Navigate the list of applications until you find VVDI2 or simply activate the Search feature and type in "VVDI2". The VVDI2 program will be found automatically. When you click VVDI2 in the list of applications, some data regarding the application is shown to you:

  • Star rating (in the left lower corner). This tells you the opinion other users have regarding VVDI2, ranging from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Reviews by other users - Click on the Read reviews button.
  • Details regarding the program you want to remove, by clicking on the Properties button.
7. Click the Uninstall button. A confirmation window will come up. accept the removal by pressing Uninstall. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will automatically uninstall VVDI2.
8. After removing VVDI2, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will ask you to run a cleanup. Press Next to start the cleanup. All the items that belong VVDI2 that have been left behind will be detected and you will be asked if you want to delete them. By removing VVDI2 with Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you can be sure that no registry entries, files or folders are left behind on your system.

Your computer will remain clean, speedy and able to run without errors or problems.


VVDI 2 prepare remote function gets garbled (solution)

When i tried to use the "Prepare Remote" function of VVDI 2 key programmer to program IJ0 959 753 DJ remote, the VVDI2 software displayed garbled, see picture below:
Xhorse VVDI 2 factory engineer reply:
Currently VVDI2 "Prepare Remote" function cannot support English database,only Chinese database. English database is still under developing.


How to use VVDI MB Tool Key NEC Adapter

Xhorse Mercedes-Benz VVDI MB BGA Tool is able to renew/write new key file via NEC adapter for V51,V57 and many other versions. Here is the instruction on how to place key NEC chip to adapter via read/write/renew key via NEC adapter.

VVDI Benz BGA key programmer package:
1. VVDI MB TOOL unit
2. IR adapter
3. USB cable
4. NEC adapter 1
5. NEC adapter 2
6. NEC adapter base PCB
7. K Line in OBD line
8. OBD line
9. VVDI-MB NEC Key Adapter (not standard component, need buy extra)
10. Connector for W164, W209, W211 without gateway (not standard component, need buy extra)
11. VVDI MB W204 ELV adapter (not standard component, need buy extra)

VVDI MB Tool NEC adapter supports versions:
Renew/Write new key file via NEC adapter Support versions:
V03,V06,V08 (Keyless Go)
V05,V07,V09 (Keyless Go)
V59,V61 (Keyless Go)
The above keys all with NEC chip (not BGA type).
You need solder the NEC chip from key and place it to NEC adaptor.
For NEC V51 V57 version, support read password from working key directly, no need read password from EIS.
For all NEC types, you must use “Identification key” to read one time before renew/write key
How to place key NEC chip to adapter via read/write/renew key via NEC adapter ?




VVDI MB BGA Tool Update to V2.1.1

Mercedes-Benz VVDI MB BGA Tool key programmer software just update to V2.1.1.

Software version: V2.1.1
Firmware version: V2.1.1

VVDI MB Tool V2.1.1 Update Feature:
*** 2016-06-28
*** Require firmware V2.1.1
===== BENZ V2.1.1 =====
1. Attention: All user update device to firmware v2.1.1, software v2.1.1
2. Add connection diagram for new NEC key adaptor
3. Support repair W204 ESL fatal error and repair old motorola ELV. you need buy an extra adaptor for ESL
4. Bugfix

*** 2016-05-31
*** Require firmware V2.0.9
===== BENZ V2.1.0 =====
1. Fixbug for write original NEC key via IR
2. Fixbug for show finish error information in IR read password

Free download VVDI Benz MB BGA V2.1.1

How to update VVDI MB BGA Key Programmer?

1. Update Firmware
The program will read the newest software version from server automatically
Update firmware steps:
1) Connect VVDI – MB TOOL to PC with USB cable
2) Choose VVDI – MB TOOL firmware version from Firmware List
3) Press button Update Online, wait the progress end
4) If failed to get firmware list or get something like “communicate with server error!”
while update your device, close antivirus and firewall programs, try again. Change
your internet provider once failed again
5) DON’T shutdown your PC or disconnect USB cable while update device
Reflash Firmware List
Update Online Tool will connect to server automatically and download the newest firmware information. You can press reflash picture button if there’s no display. After you get information success, will display current support firmware list, the software support by specify firmware and the mainly include update information
Device Information
After connect VVDI-MB TOOL to PC and install USB drivers, Press button Device
Information, will show you VVDI-MB TOOL Serial Number, current firmware version and hardware version etc
Update Online
After connect VVDI-MB TOOL to PC and install USB drivers, choose you expect firmware version from firmware list, Press button Update Online, wait progress finish (about 3 minutes) (Require internet)
2. Update software
This function require internet support
Use “Menu ->Update Online->Software Update” to obtain VVDI MB TOOL latest software version, the software version require firmware version etc. Press Download Link will download the latest software
If there’s no display for software version, shutdown your firewall and antivirus programs, try again
3. Latest Update Information
This function require internet support
Use “Menu->Update Online->Latest Update Information” to obtain VVDI-MB TOOL latest update information
4. History Update Information
Use “Menu->Update Online->History Update Information” to obtain VVDI-MB TOOL history update information



FAQ Function:

Q: I own Mercedes-Benz VVDI MB BGA Tool key programmer. I bought EIS W221 lock with a key from the lock from one machine. I have read the PSW. I will make a complete loss of W221 key in the future?
You have used/2nd-hand EIS with working key, you can do like this for W221 all key lost
  1. Read all key lost EIS data-> save EIS data
  2. read used EIS data enter password, get erase password->renew used EIS.
  3. Load step1 EIS data to renewed EIS with password->write EIS data
  4. Load EIS data (with key password)->prepare key file
  5. Input new key to device IR reader->load key file->write
  6. Insert new key to EIS->EIS will learn the new key->key learn success
By the way, if your all key lost W221 is Motorola EIS, not need to change EIS, remove eis get eeprom by programmer (VVDI PROG)
Then load eeprom to VVDI MB TOOL prepare key file.

Q: W204 all keys lost, how to do with VVDI MB BGA tool?
Currently version W204 all key lost steps: (user should buy a new EIS first)
  1. Read EIS data via obd, then Save EIS data
  2. adapt ESL: Read ESL data->Get Erase Password->Renew ESL
  3. Change new EIS, Load EIS data(step1)->write Key Password(enter manually and at random)->Write EIS data
  4. Personalize W204 ESL
  5. Load EIS data (with Key Password)->Prepare Key File
  6. Input new Key to device IR reader->Load Key file->write
  7. Insert new Key to EIS->EIS will learn the new key->key learn success

Q: How to change W204 ESL? In garage I have Mercedes w204 2008 year. Problem is ESL stop working check ESL and it damage. I buy second hand. Read original ESL read EIS all write to new (second hand) ESL, change VIN code and ESL start work , but ignition if I turn key not work.
Please refer to change W204 ESL steps:
ESL: Clear TP, Renew ESL (need erase password)
EIS: Renew EIS(need password & erase password)
Write EIS data back, then Personalize W204ESL
one token for read key code

Q: How to get a new ESL for W204?
A:1 get key password
2 save EIS data with Pass
3 renew EIS
4 write saved EIS data
5 renew ELV
6 in EIS personalize ELV
7 Insert Key all should work

FAQ accessories:

Q: I’m planning to buy VVDI MB BGA TOOL, it seems good.
I want to ask where to buy reliable/affordable keys Benz chrome style for use with vvdi mb
A:Those are working good and they are re-writable through the IR!
re-writable through the IR

Q: do you have some kind of emulators for the EIS’s?
Because it really hard to have the car to connect the OBD, if I can do all in the laboratory it will be realllllyy good.
A: this is what you are after mate

NEC adapter
Q: Can vvdi mb tool read, erase write Nec in mercedes keys
A: Yes ,but need new NEC adapter (Item No. SO374)
NEC adapter

Q: Can VVDI MB tool repair ESL w204?
A: you will need their new ESL adapter also named Xhorse ELV simulator (see below pic), and we must hope that it will work good as xhorse still have some little problem with dealer pass or erase password calculation but it only few little bugs that I hope they will fix it soon.
Xhorse ELV simulator

Q: How to renew v35? I’m trying to renew v35 and I get read failed 1007 or something of that sort, can’t renew with the green old adapter.
green old adapter 1
green old adapter 2
A: please refer to following connection diagram, it worked.
adapter diagram

Q: Can’t renew v07 keyless go nec on board.Say error -1004
A: please check your nec adaptor version. if its new nec key adaptor, renew again try several times until renew success.
If you use old nec adaptor need to modify the connection lines, click on “Diagram” in software, it will show you in new version.

Q: How many token will it cost each time?
If you own the condor key cutting machine then you get 1 token per day free
This promo (1 free token a day) is available only for the Condor machines (new and old). Other Xhorse products are not part of the offer.
Please Kindly Notice: The password can only calculate on your device. At the other will not work.

FAQ Errors:

Q: I try to renew used EZS nr. A216.545.05.08 used from W221, but not possible, still renew failed read okay, renew failed…inside seat some “NEW YORK”
A: did you get the correct password & erase password?
Both Key password and Erase password are required.
1) For the “Key password”, you can get it by adding keys.
2) For the “Erase password”, you can get by VVDI MB tool it is at 90% percent success rate, if no success; email us the EIS data for help.

Q: I have ml w164 lose key after i get eis with key and do its renew ok but after i tray to write old eis original data to renew eis isn’t accept there is cant communicate with obd
A:currently need to connect gateway. New version will release an extra adapter then can work without gateway.
connect gateway

Q: I add one key in ML engine 320CDI year 2008. Original key ver.57
I found the psw through server (like BGA). I prepared genuine key, but the car doesn’t open with first original key. After, I opened with mechanical key, insert first key and the start the engine. The new key work, but the first key some time left the synchronization and don’t close the doors.
A:because u got the password from the original key in this version u need to rewrite the original key after reading the password so vvdi mb bga after password reading jt gave u key file this file u need to write it back then original key will work again.

Q:can’t get password from old hc05 Motorola stop at 90%
A:There is no tool that can get password from a hc05 eis via IR or k-line. No need to keep trying that. Not possible

Q: A customer is to arrive with GLK X204 2011. Is it possible to calculate the password for this thing? There’s 204 (without X) stated in the manual, but is the program able to work with X204? I’m asking because i’m afraid of possible consequences
A:Same as w204 ezs

Q: I’m a bit concerned by the reports of existing keys being damaged during the reading process.
What percentage of them is being damaged?
A: To me it happened only once (sync was broken) when trying to extract pass from an unsupported model(W203).

Q:Need to make a key for all keys lost GL320 2009, USA. Could it still be motorola EZS by any chance? or is it like ML class with NEC?
A: NEC Ezs in all GL models

Q: Got error file corrupted almost every time I try to start the software?
I do it with the latest 2.1.0 version. The computer is with XP SP3.
The only one workaround I discovered is to extract the software from the archive every time.
error file corrupted

A:The anti-virus software caused this issue, usually you can setting VVDI MB TOOL software as ‘trust file’ from anti-virus software.

Q: I just try password W210 through IR and no go. Counter go till 90% and then stop. Tried it several time without success.
A:have checked about this issue, only support parts of Motorola HC05,HC08(K LINE) eis. if cannot support will show failed. new version software modify the prompt.

Q: can I read hash data eis w203 2002-2004 via IR ? ( on car )
A: Same as any other tool, some it can, some it can’t.
 There is no 100% solution.
As far as I know the key hashes (not including password) all tools can read that have Ir adapter and on all das3 eis. Nothing spectacular.. pass read is something else.

Q: tried to renew w210 eis i got the key password and erase password but once i click on renew eis it says failed how can i renew eis for motorola w210.
renew eis for motorola w210 1
renew eis for motorola w210 2

A: You can’t renew w210 eis by IR.
Please ensure your password is correct, and then try again. Some types of old K line eis cannot support renew.