Question about 1998 Volvo V70

1 Answer

1999 Volvo Radio Code problem

Hi. The battery had died on my Volvo and, of course, the radio would not work afterwards. A Volvo dealership could not get the radio serial number off the radio as it was a reconditioned unit and the number had been crossed out [for what reason I don't know]. However they took the VIN number and got a code number for me. I waited the necessary 2 hours for the CODE to come back on the radio [it had been reading OFF], punched in the 4 digits - did not work, punched them in 2x again and the radio says OFF once again. Any ideas or suggestions as to how I can obtain the correct CODE to use the radio again?????? I bought the car used and did not know, nor did the dealer, that it was a reconditioned radio with the necessary information on the radio whited out. I'm not sure what to do now. Thanks:) i have a 1998 volvo v70 station wagon bought used my battery need to be replaced. and of course radio won't work,my radio says off. i tried to leave car on half way for 2 hrs and my battery died so i may have done something wrong. still nothing will come up with code i did get the code from volvo dealer but i can't even put code in too see if it works. please help if any suggestions.

Posted by on

1 Answer

  • Level 1:

    An expert who has achieved level 1.

    MVP:

    An expert that got 5 achievements.

    New Friend:

    An expert that has 1 follower.

    Hot-Shot:

    An expert who has answered 20 questions.

  • Contributor
  • 38 Answers

A radio repair shop will recode it for about £15 $25

Posted on Oct 06, 2008

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

Complete. Click "Add" to insert your video. Add

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

1 Answer

Volvo s40 radio code


yeah try a another volvo dealership they should give it to you free

Feb 13, 2013 | 2001 Volvo S40

4 Answers

Radio code for 1999 volvo v40


Every volvo V40 vehicle has it's own code for the radio.

You will need to talk to a volvo dealer to get the code for your radio and hope they have kept the records in their system that far back.

Sep 13, 2011 | 2000 Volvo V40

1 Answer

Radio won't turn on after battery died


there is a security system that will call for a code if the battery goes dead or is changed out. call a volvo dealership with the vin # of you car and they may be able to get it with that..they may need the numbers of the radio which means pulling it out enough to read the #'s, and give both numbers to them and they can give you your code

Aug 07, 2010 | 2000 Volvo S80

1 Answer

TGhe radio does not work. The display says "cod". Whats happening


This is a security feature. COD means Code. same thing happend to me on my volvo, i called the local dealership and they asked me for the vin and looked it up. hope it helps

Dec 11, 2009 | 1994 Volvo 940

1 Answer

INEED THE RADIO CODE FOR MY VOLVO S40 1999 1.8


you need to call a dealership and ask for the service department. tell them your vin number and they can give you the code

Jun 04, 2009 | 2000 Volvo S40

1 Answer

Radio doesn't work after battery died, recharged and later


hi.
find your radio here...http://www.ibiblio.org/tkan/audi/radios/radios.html

then follow link for program instructions
good luck

Mar 27, 2009 | 2002 Audi TT

1 Answer

Need default radio code for 1991 volvo, battery died


There is no default code, the are unique to the radio. You will have to go to the dealer to get this code.

Mar 13, 2009 | 1991 Volvo 940

1 Answer

1999 Saab 900 radio reset code


whenever the battery is removed (or car experiences any loss of power) you must type in security code for  radio (this is the case with BMWs and Volvos as well).  Go to any saab dealership and they can remove the radio and get your radio's 4 digit code, they all have one.  Yes, I have done this before ` they didn't charge me and I was in and out in ten minutes. 

Nov 01, 2008 | 1996 Saab 900

Not finding what you are looking for?
1998 Volvo V70 Logo

Related Topics:

626 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Volvo Experts

yadayada
yadayada

Level 3 Expert

61168 Answers

Colin Stickland
Colin Stickland

Level 3 Expert

21949 Answers

Mark Jones

Level 2 Expert

76 Answers

Are you a Volvo Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...