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Re sitting the radio in my VW golf

I have had a flat battery in my VW Golf and its gone into safe mode. I have the security code but the manual is missing so I don't know the steps to reset it. Cn you help.

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The number buttons on the stereo change the code, so push the 1 button 3 times for 3, 2 button 1 time for 1, and so on. If your code was 2255, you'd hit the 1 button 2 times, the 2 button 2 times, the 3 button 5 times, and the 4 button 5 times. When the code is displayed on the screen, you press Mode and Scan at the same time AND HOLD THEM until the radio unlocks. It'll let you know if it's the right number.

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