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2000 Jetta Radio is dead after a dead battery jump start

Left Lights on, dead battery. Friend had a jump start unit. Jumped car, it started, no problem. Radio now doesn't work. I checked the fuses and they all look fine. Any ideas? I have the same problem on my 2000 Jetta GLS. Also the dash equipment doesn't work. Clock and trip reset every time I get in. Anti-theft LED on the radio doesn't come on either. Doesn't say safe. I will try the solution and let you know if it works

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    yadayada May 11, 2010

    U need to enter the security code into the radio.

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Did you check the fuse that is behind the radio ? There is a fuse which might of blown, but you will need to remove the radio from the dash and you need special tools for this.

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SOURCE: anti theft radio problems

I had this problem - it is because power went out to your radio- you need a code from a dealer.

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SOURCE: 2000 Jetta Radio is dead after a dead battery jump start

Some German cars have anti-theft device inside to make it useless to steal...check at the dealership to see if jumping the battery will activate this(the car thinks its being stolen) .

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SOURCE: 1999 VW JETTA anti-theft alarm keeps going off & car won't start

pop the truck and the alarm will disable

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SOURCE: 98 Jetta TDI, how do u reset anti-theft system. car won't start.

your battery is probably to low to start the car

Posted on Aug 25, 2009

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SOURCE: Why does the anti theft alarm go off on my 2002 VW

IT COULD BE A NUMBER OF REASONS,1-the interior monitoring sensor could be faulty,2-one of the door locks could be faulty,3-the alarm horn or the alarm control unit.suggest having a dealer check for any fault codes,if none they can also check which component was the last thing to set the alarm off using their diagnostic machine...good luck

Posted on Oct 14, 2009

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