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20th October 2021 Issue no. 578
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Force Ignition Tools...
Two new force ignition tools are available from Hickleys, these new tools provides auto locksmiths the ability to force the ignition on various makes and models that include Audi, Volkswagen, Seat and Skoda vehicles via the OBD socket when a key is unavailable.
Simply plug it into the vehicle's OBD port and then plug your key programmer to the opposite side.
When you press ON, force ignition tool automatically supplies an ignition feed via the OBD socket without the need for a key. The locksmith can read the pincode with the key programmer prior to cutting a key.
The ADC222 from Advanced Diagnostics is a compact device offering easy operation with a low purchase price.
The TDB011 from The Diagnostic Box has additional features such as LED torch and the ability to test the OBD socket wiring.
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22nd March 2017