Question about 2003 Honda Accord
If an audio unit with theft protection is disconnected from electrical power, you must enter a unique code number into the unit or it will not work. This code and the audio unit’s serial number are listed on the anti-theft ID card that comes with the vehicle. If this card is lost, you must obtain the audio unit serial number in order to get the radio code (some people say that they have found the code on a sticker inside the glove compartment, but I wouldn’t count on that). Some newer vehicles allow you to retrieve the audio unit serial number electronically from the radio. Refer to your owner’s manual for the specific procedure (the following usually will work: Turn the radio off. Push the preset 1, preset 6, and power buttons at the same time, then quickly release.)
Some older vehicles (model year 2003 and older) require a visit to the dealer in order to retrieve the audio unit serial number. Once you have the audio unit serial number, you can call Auto Customer Service at (800) 999-1009 or have the dealer look up the radio code.
The following URL is for the Honda Owners page. I have been told that if you register there (no charge) you can get radio codes by using your car's VIN number (I don't know that for a fact because I have never needed to get one).
Hope this is helpful to you.
Posted on Dec 09, 2009
My car will lose power to the instrument panel and it feels as if I temporarily lose power to the car, only my car does not shut off. It has two times but that is it. I was wondering if any of you know what the problem can be? I am concerned it could be the brain unit of the car but hopeful it is not. Please help.
Posted on Jan 07, 2010
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Posted on Jan 02, 2017
SOURCE: 98 HONDA ACCORDEX RADIO CODE
i was just told this just the other night at work. she said it is on the radio either around the fuse or on the radio itself. im sorry i cant be more detailed but it is on the radio. hope this helps some just pull the radio and look around on it.
Posted on Sep 13, 2008
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this is why shops plug in a cigarette lighter plug battery before disconnecting car battery...you can make one yourself...
Posted on Jul 07, 2008
Try these things. Why don't you call the Honda customer service at 1-800-999-1009 have your radio serial number and VIN to your car and they will help you to unlock your radio. If you don't have the serial code to your radio and you are the original owner they will tell you have to get the code and turn it back on and also how to get your serial number to you radio to unlock it. Here are some websites too: www.Radio-code.com & www.webcrawler.com type in radio unlock code. But if you are the original owner you should have a white card that came with the car. It says HONDA Anti-theft radio Identification card . It has you code number and serial number on it and how to put in the code to unlock the radio.
Posted on Aug 02, 2009
I just changed the battery in my 08 accord same thing there is a code on the left side of glove box.type that code in using the preset numbers it will be on white sticker
Posted on Aug 07, 2010
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