Launch X-431 IMMO Pad | Advanced Key Programming & Car Diagnostic Scan Tool‎

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Launch X-431 IMMO Pad | Advanced Key Programming & Car Diagnostic Scan Tool‎

  • Advanced IMMO/Anti-theft features (Key & Immobilizer programmer, chipset read/write, EEPROM read/write, add key, etc)
  • Advanced diagnostic functions (over 110 Models of comprehensive diagnostics -> bi-directional control, ECU coding & programming)
  • Launch X-431 IMMO PAD is based on the Android 7.1 platform and is equipped with an octa-core 2.0GHz processor, 4GB of memory, and 64GB of storage. Its 10.1-inch full-fitting sunlight-readable Gorilla Glass screen boasts a vibrant 1920 x 1200 resolution.
  • The tablet is IP65-rated water- and dust-resistant, with a dual-band Wi-Fi architecture providing a more reliable tool-to-VCI connection.
  • The upgraded all-in-one Smartlink VCI supports CAN, CANFD, DoIP, J2534, D-PDU, RP1210, and Smartlink remote service, which enables the capability of ECU coding and programming that are required usually after immobilizer replacement.
  • The upgraded Launch X-Prog 3 enables reading/writing EEPROM, onboard MCU and BMW CAS4+/FEM chips, Mercedes-Benz infrared keys, generating special keys, and reading BMW engine ISN code.
  • 3 Year Software Updates

It is highly suggested that you review the full product introduction presentation below:

Launch X-431 IMMO PAD Functions:

Intelligent Diagnostic Function:

  • Read fault codes & provide a description
  • Clear fault codes & warning lights (e.g. airbag, ABS, engine light, etc)
  • Service functions – interval light/oil reset light / EPB / injectors, etc
  • Access to live data streams (oxygen sensor rich/lean indication, coolant temperature, mass air flow, etc)
  • Actuation / Component testing(activate specific systems to test working conditions)
  • Offline Coding (Injectors, spare keys, radios, and even starters are now coming out ‘coded’. This function is indispensable if you need to change those vehicle parts)
  • Online Coding / Reprogramming (updating ECUs, changing parameters or parts, J2534 pass-through flashing capabilities) (you must be within updates to access online coding)
    • Launch has its own online server for Mercedes Benz, BMW, VAG (VW, Audi, Seat, Skoda), Porsche, Nissan & Infiniti
    • For other OEM you can use the J2534 interface with the PC/Laptop
  • Support CAN/CANFD/DoIP communication protocols and J2534/D-PDU/RP1210 communication standards.Pre-scan and post-scan diagnostic report.
  • Exclusive Smartlink remote diagnosis.
  • Exceptional full functionality includes comprehensive OBD II diagnostics, bi-directional control, ECU coding & programming, etc.
  • Pre-scan and post-scan diagnostic report.
  • Expand diagnostic coverage via “Mall”.
  • Optional ADAS calibration function with the X-431 ADAS calibration tools.
  • Optional TPMS function with X-431 TSGUN.

Key Programming Function:

  • Supports key matching/copying, anti-theft IC reading & writing, and ECU reading & writing, etc.
  • Anti-theft modules replacement: Support anti-theft modules replacement of BMW, Mercedes-Benz, VW/Audi, Honda, Nissan, Hyundai, Kia, BYD, Changan, Wuling Baojun, GAC, SAIC Maxus, Great Wall Motor, Chery Car, Dongfeng Fengxing, JAC Passenger Car, etc
  • Anti-theft password reading: Supports the anti-theft password reading of Peugeot Citroen, GM, Nissan, Hyundai, Kia, Chery Cars, Dongfeng Fengxing, JAC Passenger Cars, etc.Key Matching: Support key matching of Ford, GM, Mercedes-Benz, BMW, VW/Audi, Porsche, Peugeot Citroen, Land Rover Jaguar, Honda, Toyota, Nissan, Hyundai, Kia, BYD, Changan Automobile, Wuling Baojun, Great Wall Motors, Chery Cars, JAC Passenger Cars, etc
  • Anti-theft password reading: Supports the anti-theft password reading of Peugeot Citroen, GM, Nissan, Hyundai, Kia, Chery Cars, Dongfeng Fengxing, JAC Passenger Cars, etc.


  • Supports VW/AUDI MQB platform engine ECU replacement or cloning (Read engine ECU data directly from the key).
  • Supports VW/AUDI MQB platform gearbox ECU replacement or cloning.
  • Supports ECU replacement for fifth-generation Audi (0AW/0B5) gearbox.
  • Supports reading, writing & cloning of the ECU for fourth-generation VW UDS engines.
  • Supports BMW E chassis 8HP gearbox ECU program wiping.
  • Support Mercedes(Engine, Gearbox, EIS) and BMW(Gearbox) ECU anti-theft data erase.
  • Supports 170+ Bosch, 10+ Siemens engine ECU, and 18+ gearbox ECU BENCH mode clone.
  • Bosch engine ECU: ME17, MED17 EDC17, MEVD17, etc.
  • Siemens engine ECU: BMW(MSV90, MSD87, MSD85,MSD81, MSD80), Mercedes(SIM271DE2.0,SIM271KE2.0), VW/Audi(SIMOS8.6x,SIMOS8.5x,SIMOS8.4x), etc.
  • Gearbox ECU: DQ200-MQB, DQ250XX, DL501 Gen1,VL381,VGS2- FCVT,VGS-FDCT,DQ400E,DL501 Gen2,DL382-7F,VGS2-FDCT,9G_Tronic,DQ380,DQ381, DQ500,AL551,AL450,AL552,AL951,8HPXX, etc.



Vehicle Coverage

The Launch IMMO Pad has coverage for over 110 models:

  • Australian: AUST Holden, AUST Ford
  • Asian: Toyota/Lexus, Honda/Acura, Mazda, Subaru, Nissan/Infiniti, Mitsubishi, Hyundai, Isuzu, Daihatsu, KIA, Daewoo, Suzuki, Proton, Tata, Mahindra, Ssangyong, Perodua, Maruti
  • European: Audi, Mercedes/ Maybach, BMW/ MINI/ Rolls Royce, VW/ Bentley/ Bugatti, Opel/ Vauxhall, Peugeot, Citroen, Volvo, Sprinter, Renault/ Dacia, Fiat/ Romeo/Abarth/ Lancia, Rover, Landrover, Saab, Seat, Skoda, Smart, Maserati, Ferrari, Aston Martin, Porsche, Jaguar
  • USA: USA Ford/ Lincoln, GM/ Buick/ Cadillac/ Chevrolet, Chrysler/ Dodge/ Jeep
  • Chinese: Changcheng (Great Wall), Geely, Qirui_TY (Cherry), Futian, Changan, Changhe, Haifei ….etc.

We highly suggest you confirm the coverage and specific functionality that is important for you at the link below:

  • Launch vehicle coverage inquiry link
    • Please select “Overseas”, “Professional diagnostic” and “X-431 IMMO PAD” + “Search” (Then select the vehicle for more info on specific functions and coverage)

12V Heavy-Duty Vehicles Supported:

  • Software Coverage:
    Nissan (Diesel), Mitsubishi (Diesel), USA Ford Diesel, Kenworth Astra, Benz Heavy Duty, Bosch Diesel, China Heavy Duty, Cummins Heavy Duty, DAF, Delphi Diesel, Denso Diesel, FAW Liberation, Foton Auman, FUSO, Hino, Hyundai Heavy Duty, Isuzu Heavy Duty, Iveco Heavy Duty, JAC Heavy Duty, Mack, MAN, OBD Heavy Duty, Scania, Shangchai Diesel, Volvo Heavy Duty, WP Diesel, Airbus, Allison Transmission Box, Ashok Rejlander, Bendix ABS, Caterpillar Heavy Duty, Chai Heavy Vehicle, Chaoyang Diesel, Construction Machinery, CREDO Heavy Vehicle, Detroit Engine, Dongfeng Commercial Vehicle, Dongfeng Yufeng, Doosan Engine, Freightliner Heavy Duty Truck, Full Diesel Diagnosis Software, Haldex ABS Heavy Duty, HD_ABS System, HD_GoldenDragon, HD_International
    HD_Kinglong, HD_Maxxforce, HD_Tata, HD_Western_Star, Heavy Truck Presentation Software, IRISBUS HD, IRIZAR HD, NEOPLAN HD, Peter HD, Renault HD, SETRA HD, Stannic Bavin, Sterling HD, Sunlong Bus, Sunwin Bus, UD Trucks 2F Nissan Diesel, WABCO ABS, Yang Chai Engine

Powerful Special Functions: Component Replacement, Cylinder Compression Test, Injector Cut cut-out test, DPF Regeneration, Communication with ABS & Transmissions from Bendix, Wabco and Allison, Tech to Tech remote communication function.

Please note this is an extra update activation fee

Educational Videos




Launch X-431 IMMO PAD Tablet Specification:

Processor 2.0GHz, Octa-Core
Operation System Android 7.1
Memory 4GB
Storage 64GB
Battery 9360mAh
Display 10.1”, 1920*1200
Camera Front 8MP, Rear 13MP
Protection IP65
WIFI 2.4GHz/5GHz
Interface TYPE A *1 & TYPE C*1
Working Temperature 0~50℃
Dimension 320 x 211 x 46mm

Smartlink C VCI Specification:

Display 3.97“ single-touch screen, 320*480
Memory 256MB
Storage 8GB
Remote Communication WIFI / Ethernet
Working Voltage DC 9V – 36V
USB Type B USB2.0
Power Consumption <6W
Work Temperature 0~50℃
Dimension 204 x 110 x 45mm

Launch X-PROG 3 Specification:

Interface DB26, DB15
Input Voltage DC12V
Input Current 500mA
Working Temperature 0~50℃
Storage Temperature -20~70℃
Vehicle Key Slot To place car key for RF defection
DB26 Used to connect to each anti-theft cable
Infrared slot for Benz key Used to place  the Mercedes-Benz infrared key to perform the key-matching function
Key IC hole Used to place the key chip to perform the key-matching function
Status Indicator Power supply indicator lamp
DIY Slot Used to connect the anti-theft ECU pin through the cable to read and write data
Locker To tighten loose EEPROM board
DC 12V Used to connect to the DC12 power supply
DB15 To connect with vehicle’s DLC
EEPROM Slot To insert EEPROM board

Packing List:

1. Launch X-431 IMMO Pad Tablet
2. Smartlink C VCI
3. X-Prog 3
4. User Manual
5. Other Parts

Weight 13.4 kg
Dimensions 60 × 30 × 41.5 cm




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