AUTEL MaxiIM IM508 programming tool includes 1 year of hardware warranty and 1 year of free software updates. After the initial year expires, you may purchase an additional year of TCP (Total Care Program).
This TCP includes 12 more months of updates and 12 more months of warranty on the hardware against manufacturer's defects. As long as the tool is under update contract it is also under warranty.
This update can be purchased at any time and it will add an additional 12 months of updates and warranty to your currently time.