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Radio in "safe" mode

My 94 Audi 100S was in storage for a while and the battery went dead. Now, whenever I try to turn on the radio, it says "safe" and I don't know the code for it. Can anyone help me?

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  • moge84 Feb 15, 2009

    Well, I've had the car running for while, so I'm not sure what you mean by 'recognized by the system'. I also don't know what 'OEM' means.
    I'm a girl, okay? :)


  • Mark Egan May 11, 2010

    Has the battery been charged long enough for the radio to be recognized by the system?

    Is the radio OEM with this car?


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:-)

Sure, I understand.

OEM means Original Equipment Manufacturer, and my question was, is the radio the original for this car, or was it installed later as a swap or replacement?

On my VW, safe will come up initially, then 1000, then a short time later, it will resume normal operation, after you turn it on the first time.

Do you have the original Owner Manual for the car? If so, the code number and how to enter the code is usually left in there (unless the original owner took it out.). There is a way to get a new code, but let's not go there just yet (after all "you just a girl" ). :~)

Posted on Feb 15, 2009

  • momscar Aug 05, 2011

    Having the same problem with my mom's car....don't have the manual and car radio has been in safe mode after several months of driving. What is the way to get a new code?

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