Question about Honda Civic

3 Answers

CHANGED BATTERY AND LOST RADIO USAGE - Civic Honda Cars & Trucks

Posted by on

  • jlanctot Jan 02, 2009

    I did not change the battery.  Instead I went to turn on my car and it was dead.  I proceeded to jump the vehicle to get it started and the car turned over.  The radio began to blink "CODE" and I did not know the code at the time so I did not proceed.  After I drove my car and turned it off, I later came back to the vehicle, started it up, and the "CODE" was gone on the display of the radio and the radio would not turn on at all.

  • Anonymous Jan 19, 2009

    Battery went dead, got it recharged, car operates fine, but I cannot figure out how to get the radio functioning again.



×

3 Answers

  • Level 1:

    An expert who has achieved level 1.

    Mayor:

    An expert whose answer got voted for 2 times.

    Problem Solver:

    An expert who has answered 5 questions.

  • Contributor
  • 4 Answers

Go to honda's website and create an accunt in owners link register your vehicle by vin number and you can then ask for your radio code. hope this helps.

Posted on Jan 11, 2009

  • Level 3:

    An expert who has achieved level 3 by getting 1000 points

    All-Star:

    An expert that got 10 achievements.

    MVP:

    An expert that got 5 achievements.

    President:

    An expert whose answer got voted for 500 times.

  • Master
  • 1,450 Answers

YOUR RADIO IS NOW LOCKED?

Posted on Oct 06, 2008

  • Level 2:

    An expert who has achieved level 2 by getting 100 points

    Hot-Shot:

    An expert who has answered 20 questions.

    Corporal:

    An expert that has over 10 points.

    Mayor:

    An expert whose answer got voted for 2 times.

  • Expert
  • 69 Answers

Sometimes the radio has a seperate small wire that goes to the battery it probably is disconnected also check the wiring that goes from the radio to the battery you may have disconnected or accidently broken a wire

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

2002 bmw x5 3.0, changed-out battery & lost audio on radio (factory stock ).visual display ok.


You need to have the anti-theft code put in to make the radio work, this happens when the battery power is lost. Call the dealer or go to www.radio-codes.com

Mar 08, 2016 | BMW Cars & Trucks

1 Answer

My radio is not working


you lost the radio code, the new car came with a card , with this number. and the opr. guide said to write it down (lost opr guide)
so im at 26 posts not on this,, no more, search my 25 posts.
on this, "radio codes"

short answer, dealer time.

Jan 07, 2014 | 2003 Honda Odyssey

1 Answer

I changed the battery and lost my radio, I need the radio code to unlock the radio


Those are often located either somewhere in your manual or on a label in the glovebox.

Jan 05, 2014 | 2009 Honda Accord

1 Answer

Changed battery and had to reset everything after wards. now the radio isn't working


possibly due to security, if a radio is stolen the power is lost so it will not work in another car, as your car lost power the radio may be locked. check your manual and see if there is a code to put in to get the radio working, best would be to go to VW and they will be able to reset it for you.


I hope this was useful.

Jan 24, 2011 | 2003 Volkswagen Passat

1 Answer

Radio code


Go to a dealership they will verify ownership and look up code.

Apr 16, 2010 | 1997 Mercedes-Benz E-Class

1 Answer

I changed car battery and now heat/air & radio not coming on.


if you have an anti theft radio in your car from the factory, then you will have to take it to the dealer to have it unlocked. They are the only ones that can do that. When you changed the battery, the power was lost to the radio so it shut itself down so it could not be used if stolen. Hope this helps.

Aug 11, 2009 | Buick Park Avenue Cars & Trucks

1 Answer

I fit a new battery in my jeep and the code from my radio is gone


I had same problem last year when I too changed the battery and had lost the code. I did a search using "radio codes" and a UK site produced the answer in a few hours for a small sum. You will need the radio serial number which is on the rear or top of the radio.

Mar 07, 2009 | 2001 Jeep Cherokee

1 Answer

Lost my security code for my radio and I changed the battery now I need the code


pull out the radio and take it to the service department at your local mitsubishi dealership. they will enter the serial number off the sticker on radio into their computer and give you the unlock code.

Oct 22, 2008 | Mitsubishi Eclipse Cars & Trucks

1 Answer

2002 xjr 100 radio will not power after battery change


If the battery went dead and you charged it, you need to reboot the system. It has lost them function of radio.
Disconnect both side of the battery and with the battery disconnected, crank the car 3-4 times (This just discharges the computers). Then reconnect the battery cables (pos + first) and you should have a working radio again.

Oct 06, 2008 | 1995 Jaguar XJ6

Not finding what you are looking for?
Cars & Trucks Logo

Related Topics:

447 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Honda Experts

yadayada
yadayada

Level 3 Expert

60867 Answers

Colin Stickland
Colin Stickland

Level 3 Expert

21949 Answers

Jeff Turcotte
Jeff Turcotte

Level 3 Expert

6811 Answers

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

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...