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15 Things MUST Check Before You Buy Autel MaxiCOM MK808 (2022 Update)
Thinking of buying a MaxiCOM MK808 or other Autel scan tools?

As one of the most versatile OBDII diagnostic scan tool in the market, MK808 might have overwhelmed you with its voluminous function lists and glorious features. It might be difficult to plow through all this information and reach a purchase decision.

To help you better know about MK808, we’ve collected 15 FAQs and offered comprehensive answers. Here are everything you need before placing an order.

1. What's new of Autel MK808 in 2022?
Autel MaxiCOM MK808 2022 has extended its service reset range up to 32 functions.

IMMO Keys (*ONLY available for Asian vehicles with low-grade anti-theft systems.)

ABS brake bleeding and Airbag Reset, Oil Reset, reset parking brake pads after replacement, DPF, BMS, SAS Calibration, etc.

Service reset function menus vary by vehicles make, model, and year. For further information you need, FREE inquiry VXDAS customer service.

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2. What vehicles does Autel MK808 support?
Autel MaxiCOM MK808 2022 has extended its vehicle coverage, especially of GM cars.

It delivers all the basic OBD2 functions advertised, and clears tricky manufacturer trouble codes. Also, you can use the scanner to run advanced professional functions on 65 brands of US, EU, and Asian-made car models with OBD2 systems, listed below:


Benz, Sprinter, BMW, Fiat, LandRover, Maserati, Opel, Peugeot, Porsche, Lancia, LT3, Maybach, Mini, Seat, Skoda, Vauxhall, Volkswagen CV, Renault, Saab, Smart, Volvo, Volkswagen, Abarth, Alfa, Audi, Bentley, Bugatti, Citroen, Dacia, Ford, Jaguar, Lambor Ghini (Utilizes new Auto VIN ID Tech to automatically identify the vehicle’s make, model, and year)


Acura, Daewoo, Daihatsu, Honda, Hyundai, Infiniti, Isuzu, Kia, Lexus, Maruti Suzuki, Mazda, Mitsubishi, Nissan (also in America), SsangYong, Subaru, Suzuki, Toyota, GTR, Scion, TATA, Mahindra


Chrysler, Ford, GM, Dodge, Jeep


The online version of Autel MK808 we sell does not support the function of Auto Auth. A Chrysler 12+8 bypass security gateway cable is needed to diagnose the Chrysler models from 2018 and newer.

If you wonder whether a specific car make is supported by MaxiCOM MK808, click on FREE inquiry VXDAS customer service:

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3. How to use Autel MK808 to diagnose vehicles?

1. Identify your vehicle

The MaxiCOM diagnostic system supports 4 methods for vehicle Identification.

1) Auto VIN Scan: The MaxiCOM diagnostic system features the latest VIN-Based Auto VIN Scan function to identify vehicles and scan all the diagnosable ECUs and run diagnostics on the selected system. This function is compatible with 2006 and newer vehicles.

2) Manual VIN Input: For vehicles not supporting the Auto VIN Scan function, you may manually enter the vehicle VIN.

3) Automatic Selection: The Auto VIN Scan can be selected after selecting the test vehicle manufacturer.

4) Manual Selection: When the vehicle’s VIN is not automatically retrievable through the vehicle’s ECU, or the specific VIN is unknown, the vehicle can be manually selected.

2. Diagnose your vehicle

Once accessing the Diagnostics service of MaxiCOM MK808, you got a variety of functions available including oil reset and EPB/BMS/SAS/DPF service which are used for the safety and efficient maintenance of systems.

4. Does MK808 support Bluetooth?

No, it doesn’t. If you are looking for a scanner supporting Bluetooth or other functions, contact VXDAS customer service can get your customized purchase plan.

5. Can Autel MK808 program keys?

Yes, you can program keys with MK808: add a new key, disable lost key, etc. If you need professional key programming, VXDAS.com have better solution for you.

6. Can Autel MK808 program ABS modules?

Yes, MK808 can program a new ABS module. For specific vehicle service reset function coverage, contact VXDAS customer service to get it free.

7. Does MK808 support coding?

No, it doesn’t. If you are looking for a scanner capable of coding or other advanced services, contact VXDAS.com to get your customized purchase plan.

8. Is Autel MK808 bi-directional?

No, it doesn’t have bi-directional capability. As an entry-level model, MK808 features a user-friendly operational system, catering to all groups

of auto technians or enthuthiasts – from beginners to advanced professionals.

If you require a higher-level scanner with bi-directional control or other specific functions, contact us directly and get your customized purchase plan: call +8613728823411 or click here.