BMW EWS Editor Version 3.2.0 “Software EWS Read Failure” Solution

As one of the convenient and useful car key programmers, BMW EWS Editor is designed to work with factory anti-theft system (immobilizer) EWS. And immobilizer EWS has been installed on the BMW AG vehicles since 1996.

Recently the staff of customer service got the feedbacks from some customers who have bought BMW EWS Editor, said they encountered a problem when using this device.

Let’s check together what exactly the problem is:

Tested car model is Rover 75 2004, customers try using the windows XP operating system to install software, have attempted many times to use the software to read EWS four times, all failed. All connections are no problem at all and the contact between Probes goes well.

Customers think the leading cause of this “Software EWS Read Failure” is that something goes wrong with DIN cable or the EWS unit breaks down. They even ask the customer service for the PCB diagram of DIN cable and Probe. So how to solve this problem?


Go ahead to check the solution:

The tech engineer analyzes carefully what customer has said about this “Software EWS Read Failure” problem and ask more details from the customer service.

The conclusion goes that nothing is wrong with DIN cable or the EWS Editor itself.

Customer does not need the PCB diagram of DIN cable and Probe for further confirmation.

The reason why this problem would occur is customer needs xprog or vvdi prog programmer to help read the data when installing software to read EWS. So just get xprog or vvdi prog programmer to help you do that. Problem will be solved.