Question about 2001 Chevrolet Impala
Here is what you do ;
1. Press and hold the presets 2 and 3 for about 5 to 10 seconds until you
get 3 digits on your display. This is the first 3 of 6 digits you will
need, so write them down.
2. After doing step 1 and writing down the code, immediately press
AM/FM button to get the last 3 of the 6 numbers you'll need, and write
those down. (if you wait too long between steps 1 and 2 and the LOC code
displays again, you will have to start over).
3. Call this number, it's a prerecorded message, so don't worry about
having to talk to anyone...1-800-537-5140. The voice will ask if
calling for Chevy, Pontiac, Cadillac, etc... When you here him tell
to press "1" for Chevrolet. They will ask
for the 6 digit code that you've written down. Enter that and press
* key. They will give you a code, and the option to get additional
digit codes, but 1 should be sufficient.
4. Follow the procedure in your owners manual for unlocking the
radio with your new code, press the hour set button on your radio
you get the first two numbers of the code, then press the minute set
button until you've entered the last two numbers. Immediately press
AM/FM button once the correct code is entered and the code SEC or
secured will be displayed on the display screen. Now, just turn the
radio on, and you are finished.
There is another step you can take to remove all codes from the
radio and start from scratch by entering your own personalized 4 digit
code so that you don't get locked out again. Just repeat step four
you should get a display screen that reads ---meaning the code is
out, and you can program your own code. Once you
the 4 digit code from the recorded message, store it , because you can use that same code again.
Please remember to rate this fix.
Posted on Feb 14, 2009
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.
Posted on Jan 02, 2017
Tips for a great answer:
Apr 06, 2013 | Chevrolet Cavalier Cars & Trucks
Mar 08, 2013 | 2001 Chevrolet Impala
Sep 05, 2011 | 2001 Chevrolet Impala
Jan 22, 2011 | 2001 Chevrolet Impala
Jan 13, 2011 | 2001 Ford Focus
Oct 17, 2009 | 2001 Chevrolet Impala
Oct 28, 2008 | 2005 Chevrolet Impala
596 people viewed this question
Usually answered in minutes!