Question: Can I use vvdi key or cgdi Mercedes key and program it with Xtool kc501 ???
Both Mercedes BE key and BGA key from VVDI / CGDI can be used to program with Xtool KC501.
Here are the source of Mercedes BE key from Xhorse:
BGA key from Xhorse:
and Mercedes BE key from CG:
BGA key from CG:
Good to know:
Usually, Xtool KC501 is connected to Xtool PAD to program Mercedes Benz key. If no Xtool PAD like X100 Pad3, you can use Xtool KC501 as a programmer to plug into a computer, then to read out EIS data and load it into VVDI MB / CGDI MB to generate the key.
This article is on how to read EIS data and then to add new key using Xtool X100 Pad3 + KC501.
And look at the image which shows Xtool KC501 connected to a PC:
Guide on generate key and read key chip using Xtool KC501:
Put the key or key chip into the slot accordingly, connect to PC via USB, and open the software on PC
Info: Read the key information
Unlock: Unlock the key
Generate: Generate the key according to the chosen car brand
Select the car brand and tap the “generate” button, key will be generated.
Can read the data of the current key chip.