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How to disconnect battery on my 2013 Ford cmax

Radio won't shut off and channels won't change and volume won't change either. Car dealership told me to disconnect the battery for 20 to 30 minutes and it might reset itself.

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sounds like your alternator is bad have it tested to see

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SOURCE: entering unlock code on a ford focus cmax 2005 model

press button 1 repeatedly until correct first digit of code is shon on display. then press preset buttons 2,3 and 4 in the same way for remaining digits, until the correct complete keycode is shown. Then press preset button 5 to enter keycode. If you have entered the correct code, the unit will operate.

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SOURCE: Lost Key Code to re-set radio in 2001 Ford Expedition.

hi, yeah this is a common problem. And the dealership will charge you about £40 just to reset the radio so they can get the code (thats what they tell you anyway)

if you can take the radio out and post the serial number that is on the side, should start with the letter M****** i should be able to post you the radio code using your serial number.

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Please someone give me a unlock code for ford 6000ne car radio.YS4F-18C815-AD. serial M178227


It is only available at a Ford Dealership...Give them your VIN Number & they will give you the code...There is a charge for this service...Now, if you lost battery because you changed or disconnected battery you can avoid this happening in the future...Take a 9 volt battery...Remove the snap top from an old smoke detector...Solder the + lead to positive of cigar lighter plug and - lead to negative of cigar lighter plug...snap on 9 volt battery and plug into lighter BEFORE disconnecting car battery...The 9 volt battery will hold radio up while car battery is disconnected...saailer

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If you just changed or disconnected the battery....

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Check your Battery case and put a temporary piece of cardboard under the battery. I once worked on an AMC car which had a dome light glowing. The case of the Battery was covered with an oil mist and on damp mornings the Battery would be dead. I found the problem by accident when the Roof of the car had an outline of the domelight in the frost on the roof. The residual heat from the once glowing domelight lasted longer than the Battery.

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