VVDI2 MQB user manual: MQB normal/smart key link, MQB authorization, vehicle coverage, how to program key

Finally, here comes MQB remote
VVDI2 MQB authorization:
VVDI2 MQB vehicle coverage:
VVDI2 works for MQB NEC35xx immoblizer/ dashboard below:

Audi A3/S3 2014+

Audi Q2

VW Golf7

VW Polo(MQB)

VW Tiguan II

VW Touran II

VW crafter 2017+

VW Passat B8 without virtual cockpit

Skoda Octavia III 2014.07+

Skoda Rapid 2015.06+

Skoda Kodiaq

Skoda Superb III

Seat Ibiza/Ateca/Toledo 2015.06+


Example: VVDI2 MQB key program

Step 1: Automatic recognition system.

Open VVDI2 app, select the option “VAG”

The computer is communicating with the device, please wait…

Turn on the dashboard

Click on “Diag”

Click on “Read EEPROM/FLASH”, then NEXT.

Step 2: Read EEPROM

Click on “OK”

Start Security login…(you can see at the left corner of the window)

This is MQB smart key, click on “OK”

Reading data, please wait…Both the EP data and IMMO data need to be read out.

Read eeprom data successfully, click on “Save File” save as name “ep”

Step 3: Read IMMO data and save.

Click on “Read IMMO data“.

Save IMMO data successfully

Step 4: Use New key prepare dealer key.

Click on “Make dealer key”.

Tick on “Prepare normal dealer key”, then “Next”.

Get message “Warning: If you make dealer key with normal key, it doesn’t support online change immobilizer.

Follow units will not support online immobilizer :

01- Engine

02- Gearbox

17- Instrument

19- CAN gateway

2B – electronic steering column lock

Advise you choose the option “OEM”, OEM dealer key have same ID with original one, support online operation.

Continue Prepare normal dealer key?

Click on “Yes” to continue.

Are you sure you want to generate Audi normal dealer key?

Please make sure the make is correct, if you choose wrong, please return back to choose again.

Click on “Yes”

Put the original key into the VVDI2 antenna then click on “OK” to confirm.

Please input the original new MQB key into the VVDI2.

Step 5: Perform Key learn

Use “Reset Instrument” to active instrument after all the operation is finished.”

Get message “Note: before learning the key, please firstly save EEPROM and IMMO data (Important), If you have already backup you can continue, otherwise please backup EEPROM and IMMO data first. ”

The first one key is learned successfully, you can see 1-2 on the dashboard.

To learn the second key. Insert the dealer key into the car and switch on for at least 2 seconds. The time for change key should smaller than 5 seconds, press Okay button after all keys are learned.

Click on ” Okay”

Learn succeed, you can see 2- on the dashboard.

You see the left corner status ” All keys successfully learned”

Pull out the key from the ignition to test it can start the car.


VVDI2 programs VW MQB NEC35XX system smart keys successfully.


Condor Dolphin XP005 vs. XP007

Here is what the difference between Condor Dolphin XP005 and XP007 key machine:

Condor Dolphin Xp005 is automatic machine working with phone app it’s good machine ,fast n easy on the job.

Condor Dolphin xp007 is manual n has limitations . relies on your skill of locksmithing or requires keymoulds for all key lost situation.but it’s also good for cloning keys.

overally xp005 and xp 007 are both good tools that a locksmith should have. if u r a learning locksmith start with xp005 its good for learning

(Thanks to On Gordz Mauchaza)


VVDI RKE BOX user guide for newbies:

Xhorse VVDI RKE BOX is applied at the following aspects:

  1. – To change the original straight remote control to folding remote- No method or apparatus temporarily to add a new remote control

    – Temporary replacement because of the original out of stock

    – Only one remote for the original car (such as the Chinese, Besturn, etc.)

    – To seek low-cost remote control instead of the expensive original one

    Note: at least one original remote control for use of the kit

source: http://www.xhorsetool.com/wholesale/xhorse-vvdi-rke-box-remote-scanner.html

1.Power options:
Connect 3V remote control by default, not any welded joints connection.
If you connect remote control of 6V, 9V or 12V, please take the main box apart and select the corresponding joints showed on the the following image.
Example: To connect 6V remote control, you should have 6v welded joints connected.
2. Wiring :
Remove the circuit boards in the original remote control, and connect to the main unit as the right picture shows (connect the white wire to buttons, red to the positive, black to the negative)
3 kinds of remote button: 2-feet, 4-feet and 5 feet buttons
4-feet and 5-feet buttons: no direction distinction, but it must be soldered at the diagonals
2-feet buttons: no direction distinction, and respectively solder the two feet
original remote control
remote wiring diagram
IMPORTANT: Do not reverse the power cord on the remote control
2. To get power via OBD or 12V constant power from the car
3. Key/ remote matching and clearing
Press SET button on the Host box (in the internal hole at the side of unit), then the buzzer beep twice, to go into the matching state
Press any button on the new remote for a while until the buzzer beep continuously. Key matching is completed.
Repeat the previous two steps to add another new key.
Up to six keys to match for one Host box; the key matching will fail if more
In the matching state, the buzzer beeps once if the key cannot be detected for more than 10 seconds, and then automatically exit the matching state to go into the normal working state.
Press SET button for a while until the buzzer beep continuously. All the keys matched previously are cleared and return to factory state
Kindly Note
If the key is lost or not to use, you can erase all the keys and then re-add all lost keys to ensure safety.
Key to be added
SET button
4. To add the key embryo and anti-theft chip to the remote control