Solution of V8/X6 key cutting machine cannot power up

One of our customers reported that keeping the V8/X6 automotive key cutting machine for many years, but the key cutting machine failed to start up suddenly. Here is the detail of the problem and solution provided.


V8/X6 key cutting machines fails to power up, even connected with power adapter.

Possible reason:
Control box inside is loose or not connected well
Mini golden finger inside the control box is duty or lost connection

1) Dismantle the control box of the V8/X6 key cutting machine;
2) First check the mini golden finger to see if it is duty or lose connection. If the golden finger is duty, the machine battery will die. Clean the golden finder or solder it firmly.
3) Then check the power supply, make sure your key cutting machine is feeding the 12V power supply

V8/V6 auto key cutting machine control box (red or gray color)
Golden finger, the golden color element which gives power supply to the machine

BMW ICOM A3 advantages  comes the newest BMW ICOM3, here’s the details:


BMW ICOM A3 advantages compared old ICOM A2:
-Newest FW: V1.37
-BMW ICOM A3 for vehicles with OBD access receives a significantly more powerful processor and more storage capacity.
– Robust aluminum case will help to avoid damage when using in harsh environments.

Note: BMW ICOM A3 V1.37 package
-BMW ICOM A3 is not package with BMW 20Pin cable, so not work with old vehicle with 20Pin connector.
-ICOM A3 is packed with fully new 500GB HDD which fit Dell and Lenovo computer, the default language available in the HDD is Chinese, English and German.

BMW ICOM A3 V1.37 OS and computer requirement:
Professional Win7 with 64bit
CPU I3 I5 I7 or above Processor
Memory at least 4GB (External hard disk need 8GB)

Solution of MB SD connect compact 4 C4 WIFI cannot be found

MB SD CONNECT COMPACT 4 is the best tool to diagnose both Benz cars and trucks.
One customer insert the HDD to my D630 laptop, but find it does not have the WIFI option. He test the lan cable connect via PC, it works normally, but i need to use this WIFI function.


Solution: This one is caused your PC WIFI driver problem. You need to update the PC WIFI driver so that PC can recognize the HDD perfectly. Here is the D630 WIFI driver download link:

Additional information:
If your PC cannot recognized the HDD even via cable communication. Then your ordinary PC Driver need update. Here is the oridinary DELL D630 PC driver download link:

What does the JLR VCM 2 for Land Rover do?

The JLR VCM2 for Land Rover connects directly to the vehicle OBDII (diagnostic) connector and then to a laptop via a USB cable for use with SDD.


Once the J2534 DLL files are loaded, this product will allow normal operation with the JLR SDD diagnostic tool.

The device is designed as a replacement pass-through vehicle communications device that can be used for the majority of the JLR SDD diagnostic applications.

Only SCP communications are not possible with this device.

Notice: If you want to do the programming, you need JLR Online account. Some functions may need JLR account to work online directly. We are not able to offer that account, please notice this before place order.