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Unlock procedure for 1998 Audi A8 matshushita/ panasonic stereo

Stereo in safe mode have code need reset procedure. owners manual was stolen

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  • franco525138 Mar 13, 2009

    1997 Audi A8 stereo reset procedure as follows;

    >turn on power- safe mode will appear

    >press FM2 and RDS at the same time until 1000 appears on the screen.

    >using the numbers 1,2,3,4 enter the 4 digit need to know the reset code

    >to program the reset code

    >using the numbers on the stereo key pad 1,2,3,4 enter the code

    if the first number in the code is 5- press 1 - 5x

    >2nd number in the code is 3 press 2 - 3x

    >3rd number in the code 9 press 3 - 9x

    >4th number in the code 4 press 4 - 4x

    that means you entered code 5394 after this is completed press FM2 and RDS at the same time and the radio station will appear



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Turn on radio - the word SAFE will appear in the display. Press th P.SCAN and RBDS buttons simultaneously and hold them down until "1000" lights up in the display.Release buttons.Do not, under no circumtances, continue holding them down or press them once again. Use station buttons 1,2,3,and 4 to enter the code number from your Radio Card. Use the button 1 to enter the first number 2 for the second number 3 for the third number and 4 for the last number.Once you have entered the code and it shows on the display,press the P.SCAN and RBDS buttons down again simultaneously and hold them down until the word SAFE appears in the display.Release buttons. Soon afterwards a frequency will be displayed.

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