Getting the key code from key cuts.
IC: All versions
If you read a lock using a Lishi pick or similar, you can then use the InstaCode
Find bitting feature to find all possible key cuts for that vehicle for the cuts you have decoded.
Yearto ensure you find the correct code series.
Here is a link to a tutorial video YouTube InstaCode Tutorial 4 Partial Bitting
For this example you use a Lishi pick on a 2008 Chevrolet Suburban door lock. If you have a look in the
Lock positions for this vehicle (See the picture below in the example under item #3) you will see that the door uses the last 7 positions out of the 10 positions on the key.
Search for the code series in InstaCode.
In the InstaCode search, select the manufacturer, model and year.
Then click the
Do search button.
The Matching series are shown.
Select the correct series (if there is more than one) and click
Now with the series open, click the
Find bitting button.
Enter the cuts that you know, then click
Bitting is shows. Note the highlighted 7 cuts that match your search.
Finally, click the
Finish button to accept the code and bitting and return it to the InstaCode series detail view.