Customer feedback Autel Maxidas DS808 scanner test report

DS808 full set is an outstanding diagnostic scanner, it comes with a lot of capabilities, strongly recommend it. Here Autel Maxidas DS808 Full Set auto scanner test report on what’s working and not.

Autel Maxidas DS808 Full Set OK experience:

-Programmed Ford keys

-calibrates GM, Toyota yaw rate sensors, many bi-directional’s.

– can reprogram keys

-have bi-directional control and diagnostics for the Body control Module

–It will perform limited tire pressure functions (i.e. Read it) if the ECU program allows it via OBD II connector. The free head phones are surprisingly very good, they are comfortable, easy to use, battery lasts a long time and rechargeable.

-It can put the car into programing mode but you will need a tpms sensor tool.

– Can do a power balance on a ford 2006 f350 diesel

– Can be used to relearn the idle, on a 2010 chevy 1500 silverado z71, auto trans, 5.3

– Can change the settings on a 2008 GM product to turn the cruise control on in the body control module, incl. Cruise Control Options, Cruise Control Cycle, Cruise Control Options, Cruise Disable, Cruise Enable and Cruise Inhibit

– Do check engine lights abs lights and show live data

-Can set Dist timing on 97 chevy, it’s listed as knock retard in degrees. Set it close to 0 as you can get.

– As for Autel Maxidas DS808 vehicle coverage, you can refer to the vehicle coverage of MS906 instead in Autel official website.

– It is ccomprehensive diagnostic scanner, you can use it to access all ECUs and also special functions, like DPF, SAS, EPB, Key matching etc.

– Can use for other connections besides OBD2, this is full set version, it is included with many cables and adapter which are not OBD2. If you only want to diagnose OBDII vehicle, advise choose the Autel Maxidas DS808 standard package

– Can erase the crash data on air bag module, but it depends on your basic vehicle information.

– Can increase the idle rpm, but for some vehicles, the idle can be relearned by manual. So in order to confirm it, it is better to provide the supplier with the detailed vehicle information, like Vehicle, year and Vin No.

-Can diagnose suspension error indications.

Autel DS808 Full Set diagnostic scanner K.O experience

Program the abs module not ok

Program BMW e63 keys not ok

Additional info on how to update, register and change language:

Update: it will provide one year free updating period once you registered this unit.


Registering the device was easy. You simply go to autel’s website and set up an account. Once you do that you take the registration code/passcode from the scan tool and register it on the website. You then make sure that the scan tool is hooked up to your wifi which is setup in settings. Then you are ready to update the scan tool with the latest software.

Change language:

you need to download all the software again, so your device needs to be within the updating period. If it is still within updating preriod, please provide us the serial No. and we can ask Autel to authorize Spanish for you.