Lonsdor K518 Pro FAQs

Here are some Lonsdor K518 Pro Key Programmer FAQs incl. vehicle supported, software license, update, accessories, etc.


Q: Does k518 pro support vw and audi immo 2/3 pin code read working?

A: Volkswagen Zhijun 44 chip, enter the engine and read the password OK. The old 48-chip anti-theft box allows you to read the password directly without removing it.


Q: Does it support Vag group vehicles such as vw 3rd 4th 5th immobilizer and MQB platform?

A: 5th is not supported. But for 3rd and 4th, try to back up directly, if fails, find a third party to get the data.


Q: Can it program a new key (proxi key) to nissan Qashqai 2020? This car has a secure gateway.

A: Confirm if it is a folding 4A key. If it is a smart card, the device will prompt this version doesn’t support it.

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Q: Does K518PRO support Lexus all key lost till 2023?

A: Yes.


Q: Can it program original Toyota keys (blank)?

A: Yes, full new key is OK, as long as the key model is correct.


Q: Does Lonsdor K518 PRO program Toyota and Land Rover the same as the K518ISE?

A: Yes, the operation process is the same.


Q: Does it support JEEP GRAND WL 2023 CAN FD?

A: Not support yet.


Q: Volvo, Nissan New Sylphy, Toyota, Jaguar Land Rover license of K518 Pro can be used for free for lifetime or only for renewal?

A: It’s available for an annual fee.


Q: Does it not need to open the Toyota JLR AKL license any more if buy the Lonsdor K518 PRO full version?

A: Yes, K518Pro comes with Free Toyota AKL Activation / JLR License / Nissan License / Volvo License by default.


Q: Do I have to be a professional locksmith or automotive technician to use the Lonsdor K518 Pro?

A: No, It is designed to be easy to use, even for beginners. However, it is important to read and understand the user manual before using the tool.


Q: How does the K518 PRO differ from its predecessor, the K518ISE?

A: K518 PRO (PX30 1.8 GHz, 2+8 GB RAM) offers significant improvements over K518ISE (A33 1.3 GHz, 1+8 GB RAM) such as improved Wi-Fi, larger battery (5800 mAh), better screen resolution (1280 x 800), Full Touch with shortcuts, built-in Toyota/Lexus Simu antenna and support for more protocols and functions.


Q: Does it include obd test cable? The k518ise has obd test cable to directly connect the lonsdor to the car via obd port. Does the k518pro has the same option or it has different cables to connect via smart box only?

A: The OBD cable of K518 Pro is different from Lonsdor K518ISE. But it also connects to vehicles via OBD port directly. It has a program to test if OBD line is normal.

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Q: Does K518 Pro come with programmer kprog?

A: No, you need to buy it separately if you want.


Q: What vehicles can the K518 PRO program keys for?

A: It can program keys for a wide range of vehicles, including cars, trucks, and motorcycles of different makes and models. It supports most car models in the market with regular updates for new models. Click here to see the vehicle support list.


Q: What kind of support does the K518 PRO offer heavy trucks?

A: It provides extensive support for 24V trucks and heavy-duty trucks, meeting various vehicle types and needs.


Q: What is the push function of the K518 PRO?

A: The push function allows designated function applications to be pushed to users.

It is automatically deactivated when it expires. Users can contact customer support for features that are not yet enabled.


Q: How to update K518 PRO Key Programmer?

A: It offers a convenient one-touch update option, making it easy to update your device with the latest software and features.


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