Lonsdor K518 Program Chevrolet Epica pre-2012 All Keys Lost

Guide to read pin code and program key on a Chevrolet Epica 2009 when lost all keys by using Lonsdor K518 key programmer.

 

Key information:

Original remote key: 2-button straight key

Frequency: 433MHz

Chip type: 60 chip

Pin Code: required

Read eeprom device: Xprog M programmer

Key programming device: Lonsdor K518ISE key programmer

 

 

Procedure:

Step 1: Read EEPROM data

 

If lost all keys or only have deputy key, there is no tool will calculate pin code on Chevrolet Epica by OBD.  So we need to disassemble BCM and read eeprom.

Remove BCM under dashboard

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Read eeprom dump from BCM Mask 1k20C with Xprog ecu programmer

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Save eeprom dump as bin format

 

Step 2: Calculate PIN code

 

Lonsdor K518ISE shows unable to identify pin code automatically.
Follow guides below:
  1. Connect K518 host with laptop via USB cable. You’ll see “customfile” folder
2. Copy eeprom bin file to  “customfile” folder
3. select eeprom bin file on  “customfile” folder

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Select calculating Pin code by uploading EEPROM data

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Upload eeprom data read by Xprog

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Lonsdor K518 will read PIN code from dump BCM Chevrolet Epica HC05B16N Mask 1k20C

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Step 3: Program Key

 

Connect Lonsdor K518 with vehicle via OBD diagnostic socket

Turn ignition to ON position

Select Immobilizer->Chevrolet->Epica-> – 2012-> All keys lost

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At least 2 keys are required to program key

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Insert first key to be programmed and turn ignition on

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K518 requires to enter 6-digit PIN Code and confirm

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Select key number to be programmed. Maximum 6 keys can be programmed

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Insert next key and turn ignition on

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Insert 1st key and turn ignition ON

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Program new key success

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Test the new key. Working.

Done.

 

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