2007 Benz C180 W203 Add Smart Remote by Autel IM508 & XP400

This article is available with the procedure on how to add smart remote for 2007 Mercedes Benz C180 Kompressor W203 using Autel MaxiIM IM508, Autel XP400, IR cable (AP102) via OBD.

This is Mercedes Benz C180 W203 Year 2007.


			2007 Benz C180 W203 Add Smart Remote by Autel IM508 & XP400

Prepare BE key.


			2007 Benz C180 W203 Add Smart Remote by Autel IM508 & XP400

Connect XP400 via USB cable (need for Mercedes online).


			2007 Benz C180 W203 Add Smart Remote by Autel IM508 & XP400

Connect IR cable (AP102).


			2007 Benz C180 W203 Add Smart Remote by Autel IM508 & XP400

Connect IM508 to OBDII port.

On Autel MaxiIM IM508, tap “Mercedes Benz -> Smart Mode -> On vehicle”.


			2007 Benz C180 W203 Add Smart Remote by Autel IM508 & XP400

Reading vehicle information…

Unable to read vehicle information.

Smart mode cannot read, change to choose “Manual selection”.

Tap C->2007-2011 -> DAS3


			2007 Benz C180 W203 Add Smart Remote by Autel IM508 & XP400


			2007 Benz C180 W203 Add Smart Remote by Autel IM508 & XP400


			2007 Benz C180 W203 Add Smart Remote by Autel IM508 & XP400

Establishing vehicle communication…

1.EIS Tools -> read EIS data -> OBD -> on vehicle


			2007 Benz C180 W203 Add Smart Remote by Autel IM508 & XP400


			2007 Benz C180 W203 Add Smart Remote by Autel IM508 & XP400


			2007 Benz C180 W203 Add Smart Remote by Autel IM508 & XP400

Establishing vehicle communication.

Reading EIS information.

Do you want to read the key password by infrared? The process takes about 1 to 4 minutes.

Press “No” (Try with IR cable (AP102), we skip this process in this article).

This is EIS information.


			2007 Benz C180 W203 Add Smart Remote by Autel IM508 & XP400


Shown key tag.


			2007 Benz C180 W203 Add Smart Remote by Autel IM508 & XP400

Save EIS data file.


			2007 Benz C180 W203 Add Smart Remote by Autel IM508 & XP400

Back to EIS Tools go to 2. Check key frequency.

The key frequency 433MHz.


			2007 Benz C180 W203 Add Smart Remote by Autel IM508 & XP400


			2007 Benz C180 W203 Add Smart Remote by Autel IM508 & XP400


			2007 Benz C180 W203 Add Smart Remote by Autel IM508 & XP400

Prepare BE key frequency 433Mhz.

  1. Read & write key -> IR -> Read key information.


			2007 Benz C180 W203 Add Smart Remote by Autel IM508 & XP400


			2007 Benz C180 W203 Add Smart Remote by Autel IM508 & XP400

Insert key into IR key hole in XP400.

Key information: key number 3.


			2007 Benz C180 W203 Add Smart Remote by Autel IM508 & XP400

  1. Password calculations -> Add key -> OBD -> On vehicle.


			2007 Benz C180 W203 Add Smart Remote by Autel IM508 & XP400

Press “Begin”.


			2007 Benz C180 W203 Add Smart Remote by Autel IM508 & XP400

Read notice.


			2007 Benz C180 W203 Add Smart Remote by Autel IM508 & XP400

Insert customer key into EIS wait 5 seconds.


			2007 Benz C180 W203 Add Smart Remote by Autel IM508 & XP400

Check key can be turn on.


			2007 Benz C180 W203 Add Smart Remote by Autel IM508 & XP400

Pull key out.

Establishing vehicle information.

Insert the customer key into EIS and wait 2 seconds.


			2007 Benz C180 W203 Add Smart Remote by Autel IM508 & XP400

Check whether key can turn on?

Pull key out and insert it into IR key hole.


			2007 Benz C180 W203 Add Smart Remote by Autel IM508 & XP400

Don’t pull the key out during process.

Password calculation will take around 10-30 minutes.


			2007 Benz C180 W203 Add Smart Remote by Autel IM508 & XP400

Password calculation complete.

The car is calculated password before, so the calculation time very fast.


			2007 Benz C180 W203 Add Smart Remote by Autel IM508 & XP400

Insert key into EIS wait for 30 seconds.

Sound steering lock move mean OK.


			2007 Benz C180 W203 Add Smart Remote by Autel IM508 & XP400


			2007 Benz C180 W203 Add Smart Remote by Autel IM508 & XP400

Password calculate completed.

Back to EIS Tools menu.

  1. Generate Key File.

Establishing vehicle communication.

Reading EIS information.

Enter a 16-digit key password (hex characters).

Password automatic shown.


			2007 Benz C180 W203 Add Smart Remote by Autel IM508 & XP400

Select key number to generate: select all keys.


			2007 Benz C180 W203 Add Smart Remote by Autel IM508 & XP400

Our BE key is half smart key V51.


			2007 Benz C180 W203 Add Smart Remote by Autel IM508 & XP400

Generating key files…

Succeed and saved.


			2007 Benz C180 W203 Add Smart Remote by Autel IM508 & XP400

Write key file to BE key.

Insert Blank BE key into IR key hole.


			2007 Benz C180 W203 Add Smart Remote by Autel IM508 & XP400

Choose key files -> key number 4.


			2007 Benz C180 W203 Add Smart Remote by Autel IM508 & XP400



			2007 Benz C180 W203 Add Smart Remote by Autel IM508 & XP400

Write key successfully.

Check new key can turn on and start the car.

Start OK

Remote OK.


			2007 Benz C180 W203 Add Smart Remote by Autel IM508 & XP400

Done.

Big thanks to Autel MaxiIM IM508, Autel XP400, IR cable (AP102).