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How do I enter the pin number to my radio after the battery has been disconnected

I have tried pressing a few buttons singularly and in combinations but dont know the right buttons or combo

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    Rosanne Taylor Nov 23, 2014

    I have the pin number but need to find out what buttons to press to be able to enter the pin

  • Rosanne Taylor
    Rosanne Taylor Nov 23, 2014

    I have it going now. Disconnected the battery again and tried different sequences again until it asked for the code :)

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You may have to go to the dealer to get the proper code- expect to pay something for this with most.

A low-cost device from an auto parts store can prevent this loss by supply voltage before disconnecting the battery again.

Posted on Nov 23, 2014

Testimonial: "I have the proper code but I know there is a button sequence to push to be able to enter the pin. I need to know the button/seqence"

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look in owners manual or on glove box door there should be a sticker with your radio code if not you will have to remove radio and get serial number off radio and call your local dealer and they will be able to give you the code from that serial number

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Do you have the original owners packet that came with the car? The code is in there, if you don't you will need to pull the radio and get the model number and serial number off the radio, then go to the dealer and he can look up your code, you will have to go to the dealer, not call, they will not give the info out over the phone. This is a feature to deter theft, as without the code the radio is worthless to a thief.

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This will fix it. I just did mine. You do NOT need to pull out your stero to get the Serial Number.

If you lost the code, you may retrieve it from https://radio-navicode.honda.com/

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SOURCE: Got new battery for Honda Civic, radio shows "Enter C"? Help Plz!

Options you have:

1 - Check your owners manual. Sometimes the code is written in there. It is a security code that locks the radio and renders it useless unless you enter the code to thwart thieves.

2 - Call Honda at 1-800-999-1009 and go to option #5.
The representative will ask you for your VIN # and some personal info like phone #, address and radio serial # (press 1, 6 and "on" button on your radio at the same time, record 10 digit code). They then proceeded to have you get in your car to try different codes.

3. You can got to this site https://radio-navicode.honda.com/ to enter the vin - but you will have to prove you own the car.

Hope this helps!



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RTM read the operators manual, its all there, here is a direct quote.

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Your vehicle's audio system may disable itself if it is disconnected from electrical power for any reason.
To make it work again, you must enter a specific five-digit code with the preset buttons.
Because there are hundreds of number combinations possible from the five
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You should have received a radio code card that lists your audio system's code and serial numbers. {glove box find}
It is best to store this card in a safe place at home. In addition, you should write the audio system's serial number in this owner's manual.

If you lose the card, you must obtain the code number from your dealer.
To do this, you will need the audio system's serial number.

If your vehicle's battery is disconnected or goes dead, or the radio
fuse is removed, the audio system will disable itself. If this happens,
you will see ''ENTER CODE'' in the frequency display (on the screen on models with navigation system) the next time you turn on the system.
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Does your GM car or truck Radio display LOC and does not turn on? Chevrolet, Buick, Pontiac, GMC, Cadillac, Oldsmobile vehicles used a theft system to lock the radio when power is lost. This system was used from the ealy 1990's to the early 2000's.

Instructions:
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Instructions:
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  2. Press and hold down both the second and third preset buttons. Hold these buttons down for at least six seconds.
  3. Write down the two- or three-digit code that appears in the LED display.
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  8. Enter the number 139010 into your phone and then press the "*" sign.
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  12. Press the AM/FM button. If you have entered the code correctly, your LED display will read "SEC" and the radio will be unlocked.

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  3. Next press the AM / FM button. A new set of 3 numbers will now show. Write these numbers down. You will then need to call a 1-800 phone number with these numbers to get the unlock code. There are many sites on the internet that can get it for you- for a small fee. Or, try calling your local GM Dealer and ask for them to do it. Many times they will do it for free. It only takes a minute.
  4. Once you have the unlock code, enter it by pressing the MIN button until the display shows the last 2 digits of the unlock code, then press the HR button until the first 2 numbers or shown. Then press the AM / FM button to enter the code. The radio will now display SEC, and normal function is restored.
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  2. Press and hold down both the second and third preset buttons. Hold these buttons down for at least six seconds.
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  7. Press "1" and then press the pound sign. The automated voice should respond "Invalid code, try again."
  8. Enter the number 139010 into your phone and then press the "*" sign.
  9. Enter the four- or six-digit number you wrote down from Steps 3 and 5, and then press the "*" button.
  10. Write down the four-digit code given by the automated voice.
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