Tip on VVDI Mini Key Tool Clone Smart Key Chip Kia

Used VVDI MINI key tool to clone smart key chip Kia Sorento, get the following error message ” Error, is original key? If its aftermarket chip, please use aftermarket chip to clone”.

VVDI Mini Key Tool clone smart key

Xhorse chief engineer replied:

For smart key, please use vvdi mini key tool to generate remote first, then directly program the key. Don’t copy, otherwise you only copy the immobilizer chip and it can be only used for emergency start.


For example:

Program Hyundai Verna smart key with vvdi mini key tool

Step 1: generate smart key with vvdi mini key tool

Step 2: program remote with obdstar x100 pro.