Kess V5.017 Master EU version Red PCB compare Kess V5.017 green PCB

Kess V5.017 Master EU version with Red PCB is verified a decent tool, 1:1 copy in the market, better than Kess V5.017 Master with green PCB and costs an extra 26USD. Both version allows users to connect internet during operation and won’t be locked any more, and both version are available at


Here we go in details.

Attach Kess V5.017 Master EU version Red PCB

 kess 5.017 red review

kess v5.017 red review


Attach Kess V5.017 online version green PCB

kess v5.017 master green pcb-02kess-v2-online-version green pcb

Kess V5.017 Master EU version Red PCB VS Kess V5.017 green PCB

  1. What are differences?

Kess V5.017 Red PCB: 1:1 copy EU version, better performance than Kess V5.017 green PCB. Costs extra 26 dollars.


  1. What are the same?

Online version: feel easy to use, don’t worry it will be locked.

Unlimited tokens

No reset button,

no USB dongle,

Cover more than 140 protocols than Kess V4.036, read KESS V2 FW 5.017 protocol list vs. KESS V2 4.036.


Kess V5.017 online version with green PCB VS Kess V5.017 4.036:

 kess v5.017 vs kess 4.036-03

Attach Kess V5.017 4.036 PCB

kess v4.036 pcb

Kess V5.017 Red PCB/ Green PCB test report:

edc15/16/17 basics work fine.. Kline an Can ok

lot of denso ok ,tested today on 2016 navarra 2.5L 144hp (7059) all fine..via OBD of course (check ktag for jtag,tricore and others… )

(The EDC17 made by OBD are Audi, bmw and renault without Tp)

Kess accept virtual read i test on AUDI A5 2.0 TDI 143hp 2013 EDC17CP46. it”s ok by obd

ksuite Sw reset token when open, same as all kess 5.017 or new ktag 7.020/26 Fw.

Berlingo 9HX: only readID from engineand works ok

PSA Bosch EDC 16: read ok

Skoda Octavia 1.9 AXR EDC15: read ok

BMW EDC17CP02: OBD write ok

BMW EDC15: OBD read/write ok

Ford Mondeo SID206: read/write ok

K-line and CAN both OK

VW EDC17CP14: read/write with tricore module

2008 Sprinters with Edc16:no issues

KESS V5.017 can support car/truck/tractor/Bike…support both 12V and 24V vehicle..and newer vehicles
KESS V5.017 has no token limited for all compatible vehicles
KESS V5.017 has no grey protocols ..full protocols such as EDC17/k-line/DSG/DQ200 DQ250 DQ500 Gearbox/ST10….
KESS V5.017 read and write ECUs via OBD easily, Do not need to disassemble ECU…more user-friendly than KTAG V7.020
KESS V5.017 do connect internet…Online need disable the network connectionon purpose before use


That’s all.

Good luck.