Which Tool is Good at VAG Group Key Learning: Four Choices for You

Four choices to do VAG key learning: AVDI, Xhorse VVDI2, Lonsdor K518ISE, Auro Otosys IM600, OBDSTAR X300 etc.


  1. AVDI

As known avdi works good. but look out for mm dash in vw up you can lost cs so make backup original abrites do now also mqb key learning i have the option but never try it.

Beside, the price is expensive and not everyone can afford it.


  1. Xhorse VVDI2

Nice features:

Supports add keys and all keys lost for VAG group

Simple calculate price and calculate price for updates.

Even prepare MQB dealer key & MQB keyless GO key learning works

Xhorse VVDI2 Key Learn

Support learn dealer key by OBD for most of the vehicles (Auto detect type is supported). Supports following types:

1) Audi A4/A6 (immobilizer box) -1997 – KWP1281

2) Audi A8 (immobilizer box) -1999 – KWP1281

3) Audi A2/A3/A6/TT/Allroad 1997+ – KWP1281

4) Audi A4 1997-2002 – KWP1281VVDI2

5) Audi A4 2002+ – KWP2000

6) Audi A8 1999-2002 – KWP1281

7) Audi A3 – CAN

8) Audi A6/Q7/Allroard 2005+ – CAN (Support OBD lost all key)

9) Seat Altea -2007 – CAN

10) Seat Cordoba

11) Seat Ibiza (immobilizer box) -1999 – KWP1281

12) Seat Ibiza 1999+

13) Seat Leon – KWP1281

14) Seat Leon -2007 – CAN

15) Seat Toledo – KWP1281

16) Seat Toledo -2007 – CAN

17) Skoda Octavia – KWP1281

18) Skoda Octavia II -2007 – CAN

19) Skoda Octavia II 2007+ – CAN

20) Skoda Superb – KWP1281

21) Skoda Roomster – KWP1281

22) Skoda Scout -2007 – CAN

23) Skoda Fabia (immobilizer box) -1999 – KWP1281

24) Skoda Fabia 1999+ – KWP1281

25) VAG (immobilizer box) – KWP1281

26) VAG KWP1281 Immobilizer – KWP1281

27) VAG KWP2000 Immobilizer – KWP2000

28) VW Polo (PCF7935 transponder) – KWP1281

29) VW Touareg/Phaeton/Bentley/Cyenne Kline – KWP2000

30) Audi A8 – CAN

31) VW, Seat, Skoda -2007 – CAN

32) Porsche Cayenne CAN – CAN

33) VW Passat B6/CC – CAN (Support OBD lost all key)

34) VW Passat B6/CC with EDC17/MED17 – CAN (Support OBD lost all key)

35) VW Golf V with Visteon dash

36) Audi A4 (RB8 Instrument Cluster) 2004+ – KWP2000

37) VW, Seat, Skoda 2007+ – CAN (Support OBD lost all key)

38) VW, Seat, Skoda, Audi with VDO NEC 2009+ – UDS (Support OBD lost all key)

39) Lamborghini Gallardo -2005

40) Lamborghini Gallardo 2005+

41) VW with NEC+95320 or Magneti Marelli with Motorola 9S12 2009+ (Support OBD lost all key)

42) Immobilizer box use Megamos – KWP1281

43) New Beetle – KWP2000

44) Johnson Controls with 95320 – UDS (Support OBD lost all key)

45) VW Dashboard with VDO NEC35xx 2013+ – UDS (Support OBD lost all key)

Info source: http://www.eobdtool.co.uk/wholesale/vvdi2-key-programmer.html

Price: 1,229EUR


  1. OBDSTAR X300 Pro3

OBDSTAR X300 Pro3 can work with VAG Group vehicle IMMO incl. adding new key and all keys lost.

OBDSTAR X300 Pro3 VAG group vehicles car list

Visit official site www.obdstar.com, click on “Carlist”, then “VW vehicles”, then “IMMOBILIZER”, etc.

OBDSTAR X300 Pro3 IMMO & remote reviews, advise you login http://www.digital-kaos.co.uk/forums/ (Use keywords “obdstar” to search and you can find a post entitled ” OBDSTAR X 100 pro IMMO & Remote Feedback”.


  1. Lonsdor K518ISE

Support add key for VAG Group

User manual for example:

VW IMMO5 Key / Smart key programming with Lonsdor K518ISE

Audi Q3 2013 key programming with Lonsdor K518ISE

Lonsdor K518ISE user manual

Lonsdor K518ISE update (The functions and vehicle coverage expand with new update release.)


  1. Auro Otosys IM600

VAG Group key learning works great incl. add new keys and all keys lost


VW key learning with Auro Otosys IM600 tutorial

2014 Audi Q5 key learning with Auro Otosys IM600

2008 Audi A4 key learning with Auro Otosys IM600


Audi A3 2012 keys lost with Auro Otosys IM600

2015 Audi Q5 all keys lost with Auro Otosys IM600

Source: http://www.eobdtool.co.uk/wholesale/auro-otosys-im600-diagnostic-key-programming-tool.html




Good luck 🙂