Question about 2000 Acura Integra

2 Answers

I wrecked my car several years ago, and now I finally got it fixed. My question is how can I unlock my radio? I have a message that says code on it.

Posted by on

2 Answers

  • Level 1:

    An expert who has achieved level 1.

  • Contributor
  • 1 Answer

The code for mine was a sticker in my owners manual. and then u use the radio preset button to put it in but don't mess up cause i heard u get 3 chances then it locks up.

Posted on Oct 03, 2008

  • Level 1:

    An expert who has achieved level 1.

    Hot-Shot:

    An expert who has answered 20 questions.

    Corporal:

    An expert that hasĀ over 10 points.

    Mayor:

    An expert whose answer gotĀ voted for 2 times.

  • Contributor
  • 32 Answers

I believe the code is somewhere on the fusebox.

Posted on Sep 30, 2008

1 Suggested Answer

6ya6ya
  • 2 Answers

SOURCE: I have freestanding Series 8 dishwasher. Lately during the filling cycle water hammer is occurring. How can this be resolved

Hi,
a 6ya expert can help you resolve that issue over the phone in a minute or two.
best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.
the service is completely free and covers almost anything you can think of (from cars to computers, handyman, and even drones).
click here to download the app (for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.
goodluck!

Posted on Jan 02, 2017

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

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

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

2 Answers

What can i do to fix the error message from my jaguar radio


the radio may have been removed or lost power to the internal battery. you may need to contact Jaguar to get an unlock proceedure for it and possibly an unlock code as well.

Jun 25, 2014 | 1998 Jaguar XJ8L

1 Answer

Equinox cd player


Should be no connection between the two. Those vehicles are always having problems with the radio units in them. You will either have toi get the radio fixed or find a used one at the wrecking yard but then will have to go to the dealer to get the security code done to make it work or get a after market unit. I would say go to a after market unit.

Nov 24, 2013 | Cars & Trucks

1 Answer

Car wont start, been having battery issues usually jump start works not this time. makes a clicking and rattling noise but wont kick over. May be unrelated but it has been shaking when speed over 55 was...


BATTERY COULD BE WEAK.CHECK BATTERY VOLTAGE SHOULD BE 12.6 VOLTS. REPLACE BATTERY CABLES 14 YEARS OLD. IF BATTERY CABLES OKAY.REMOVE STARTER HAVE STARTER AND SOLENOID TESTED AT ANY AUTO PARTS STORE FREE.BE SURE TO TURN OFF RADIO BEFORE REMOVING NEGATIVE BATTERY CABLE.DOING THIS KEEP YOU FROM LOSING RADIO CODE.

Sep 04, 2011 | 1997 Ford Escort

1 Answer

Installed a used radio from a wrecking yard into our Chevy HHR, now the display says 'locked', how do we unlock it?


The newer ('03 and newer for example) factory radios are a different animal.

There is no actual "security code" in the radio as in past model years. The newer theft deterrent system utilizes the class 2 serial data to determine if the radio is in the appropriate vehicle...in other words it compares the VIN it has stored in it's memory with the VIN of the other modules (body control and PCM) in the vehicle to "check" to see that it's in the correct vehicle.

Each time the radio receives the "run" power mode message, it compares the VIN information it has stored to the VIN information received from a module on the class 2 serial data circuit responsible for transmitting that information. If a mis-match occurs, the radio display will indicate to the user the radio is locked. Once this takes place the radio will not respond to any buttons/commands and becomes inoperative. But the dealer can reestablish the radio into a different vehicle with a scanner.

Thank you for using fixya and your going to have to take it to the dealer and have them reprogram the radio to match the HHR vin number.

Sep 21, 2010 | 2006 Chevrolet HHR

1 Answer

Need code for 97 Honda radio.


I went through this years ago myself. Try the method detailed below, but most likely you will have to pull out the radio for your year model.

BTW, You can get the instructions to remove the radio yourself. You can Google around online or get a Hayes or Chilton manual. Some libraries even have these for older vehicles or you could buy one for less than $20. I've done it. Also, check out the following.

FREE and EASY methods to get your Honda radio UNLOCK CODE. (Dealerships usually charge)

Assuming you don't have the Anti-Theft Code and Serial Number that is found on the credit card sized Anti-Theft Radio Identification Card that comes with the vehicle at the time of purchase and is usually found in the glove compartment....

You have FREE options to retrieve that code by phone or on the internet BUT, the RADIO SERIAL NUMBER is REQUIRED (no matter what). (see bottom about removing ERROR E3)

***IF your Honda was made BEFORE 2001 the serial number MAY not be accessible without removing the radio from the vehicle.***

* TO GET THE SERIAL NUMBER (so that you can get the unlock code)

1. Get something to write with and on (you'll need it to write down the serial number)
2. Put the ingnition key in and turn it until your able to turn your radio on (accessories position).
3. Then turn your radio OFF by it's knob/button (but leave the ingition key in place).
4. Hold down the preset buttons 1 and 6 at the same time.
5. Turn the radio on while pressing down both the 1 and 6 buttons.(***IF your Honda doesn't have preset buttons on the radio then hold down the top part of the 'Seek/Skip' button AND the top part of the 'Change Disk' button instead.*** )
6. Write down the 4 numbers you see first and then 4 more that display. These eight numbers are the SERIAL NUMBER. This is NOT your CODE.
7. Make sure your VIN (Vehicle Identification Number) is handy to get the unlock code. (can be found on your insurance card, driver's side door jam, small plate on dashboard by registration and inspection stickers, etc)

* TO GET THE UNLOCK CODE (using the radio Serial Number and VIN)

---Internet option:

1. Go to https://radio-navicode.honda.com/ (YES, it's run BY HONDA and IT'S FREE)
2. Follow on screen instructions (Serial Number and VIN required)
3. Type in the 5 digit code into your radio. This will unlock the radio and return it to a functional state.

-OR-

---Telephone option:

1. Call American Honda Customer Relations (800) 999-1009
2. When the automated message starts 'Press 3' for 'Radio and Navigation Codes'.
3. Tell the Customer Service Agent you need your radio code. (They will ask for your name, your radio's serial number, VIN, etc)
4. When they give you your radio unlock code--WRITE IT DOWN and KEEP IT SAFE!
5. Type in the 5 digit code into your radio. This will unlock the radio and return it to a functional state.

* REMOVING ERROR E3

****If you entered too many wrong codes and got an ERROR E3 message displaying you'll need to do an additional step for even the correct unlock code to work.****

Disconnect your negative battery terminal (or pull the radio fuse out if that's easier for you) for 30 seconds then reconnect it and then the radio will say "CODE" again and you can put in your correct unlock code.

-----------------------------------------------------------------------------------
So what happened to begin with?
See also: http://automobiles.honda.com/information/frequently-asked-questions.aspx?Question=2

If the power from your battery to the Honda radio is interrupted the Anti-Theft feature kicks in, the radio is rendered inoperable and the screen reads 'CODE'. You must enter in the Anti-Theft Radio Unlock Code (usually 5 digits) to make it operational again. You know that much by now.

Sep 06, 2009 | 1997 Honda Accord

1 Answer

Unlock replacement radio?


THERE IS A CODE SPECIFIC TO THE SEIRIAL # ON THE USED STEREO.THE ONLY WAY TO FIX IT IS TO CALL A SAAB DEALER W/ THE #S OFF THE RADIO.

May 07, 2009 | 1999 Saab 9-5

1 Answer

Can not unlock my car radio (CODE) shows on radio


I would say take it to honda or replace the radio sorry hope this helps

Mar 20, 2009 | 1994 Honda Accord

Not finding what you are looking for?
2000 Acura Integra Logo

Related Topics:

93 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Acura Experts

yadayada
yadayada

Level 3 Expert

70347 Answers

Colin Stickland
Colin Stickland

Level 3 Expert

22041 Answers

Jeff Turcotte
Jeff Turcotte

Level 3 Expert

6876 Answers

Are you an Acura Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...