The Futura Auto key cutting machine is an excellent option
for your shop. The overall design is economical, and the software is practical.
For the first few times, refer to the enclosed explanations.
Finding the Futura Auto Key Cutting Machine Instructions
One of the easy ways to use the Futura Auto key cutting
machine is reading the instructions. The device instructions can be accessed
from the info button on the tablet home screen. You can also access the manual
by going into the settings and selecting info. These are a detailed guide to
using the Futura Auto key cutting machine.
The Vehicle Keys Menu
Under the search button on the home screen are two buttons.
One is for the transponder guide, which contains all the possible ILCO and
Silca solutions. The vehicle keys button takes you to a comprehensive menu with
multiple search restrictions. You can use this if you do not have a working key
to copy. It can even work based on code or key blank series.
Copy Vehicle Keys
If you have a working vehicle key you are copying, then this
is the fastest option. The Futura Auto key cutting machine reads the original.
The software then diagnosis the key parameters and begins cutting an identical
key. You can also give it the make, model, and year of the car for added
The Favorites Menu
If you find yourself making copies of specific keys more
frequently, adding them to the favorite menu saves your search time. You can
add new favorites from the search menus. You can also remove favorites by
tapping the stars in the favorite menu. That way, your menu stays clean and
A queue is an efficiency tool. You can compile it from the
search list or use an importation from your computer. Note that you should not
leave the Futura Auto key cutting machine alone as you will still need to load
the new blanks upon the completion of each key.
Futura Auto Key Cutting Machine Options: Calibration
Key cutting requires precision. That makes calibration an
essential function you should have a schedule for. The Futura Auto key cutting
machine can calibrate the clamps, tracers, and adapters used on it from this
menu in the settings.
Futura Auto Key Cutting Machine Options: Maintenance
Maintenance helps your machine remain operational. You can
test all the vital functions from the maintenance menu and should do so
regularly. Additionally, you need to schedule a time to check for Futura Auto
key cutting machine software updates. Otherwise, your machine could become
vulnerable or not have the latest templates.
Backup and Restore
The backup and restore functions are useful for keeping your
company data secure. It can save you time if you must erase the machine for
some reason. Then you can simply restore the Futura Auto key cutting machine
backup through the USB port. No settings are lost, nor are any customizations.