How to unlock the radio?
Often, car owners get into an unpleasant situation when the car stereo is locked. As a rule, this happens as a result of auto repair, battery replacement, incorrect code entry or power failure. It is not necessary to think about buying a new device, it is enough to know how to unlock the head unit.
Unlock radio: instruction
When unlocking the radio, you need to start with its inclusion. On the system failure will say the word "CODE" or "SAFE", which appeared on the display. To continue working with the device, you need to enter the correct code, which will help unlock it.
If you have saved the instructions, it says how to unlock the radio. In addition, the identification number is usually indicated on the first page of the instruction. Near it is a radio card. It is advisable to pull out the radio card after buying the radio and keep it in a safe place, the main thing is not in the car. If you leave it in the car, burglars can detect it and it will be easier for them to hack the device.You need to extract the radio card from the manual and also remember the identification number of the radio tape recorder.
After you turn on the radio and see the above inscription, you must simultaneously hold down the FX and DX buttons. They need to keep pressed until you see on the display the inscription "1000". After that, the buttons must be released and no longer pressed, otherwise the unlock will fail.
Next, using the radio station selection buttons, enter the code of your car radio from the radio card. In this case, the button 1 will answer for the first digit of the code, 2 for the second, and so on. Buttons 5 and 6 are usually not used.
After that, you need to hold down the DX and FX again and hold them until “SAFE” is displayed on the screen. After its appearance, the buttons need to be released and wait until the frequency of the radio stations appears on the device. This will indicate that you were able to unlock the device. If the code is entered incorrectly, the inscription on the screen will flash a little, after which you can try again. After three incorrect injections, the radio code will be locked for an hour.
Depending on the car, the process of unlocking the recorder may be slightly different.
In the car Ford, you can unlock the radio, knowing its code. You can find it in the instructions or, if you bought a car already with a radio tape recorder, search for a sticker with a code inside the car.
If it was not possible to detect it, take out the radio tape recorder and examine it - the code can be written down or pasted onto it. Be sure to pay attention to the serial number, as well as the vin-code by which you can find the data you need on the Internet.
After you have found the code, turn on the radio and enter it. Input is similar to the instructions described above. After ten incorrectly entered codes, the radio will be blocked and you will not be able to restore its work yourself.
In the case of this brand of car, unlocking the radio is very similar. First of all you need to find the code number of your car radio. Once you find it, you can begin unlocking.
To solve such a problem, how to unlock the Audi audio tape recorder, you need to turn it on and wait for the display to appear on the screen. Next, you need to enter the code, guided by the general instruction, which is listed at the beginning of this article, since the unlock procedure is absolutely similar.
Most questions usually arise about how to unlock the radio Nissan. In this case, you can try to find the code and enter it yourself. if you do it right, the radio will be unlocked and there will be no need to seek outside help.
Nevertheless, problems periodically arise with these tape recorders, so the best way out would be to search for information on thematic resources. Among these can be noted:
- - A site dedicated to the Nissan car laptop.
- - site about Nissan cars
- - Another site about Nissans.
Periodically, problems also arise with how to unlock the Renault radio, since different auto radios are installed on these cars. Blaupunkt recorder usually has a display, so the process of unlocking the recorder is absolutely similar to that described above.
If the Philips car is installed on the car, the lack of a display can be a dead end. To work with such a radio tape recorder, you need to use a special remote control that allows you to enter a code to unlock.