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98 Audi A4 Entering radio Code

I have the code to get it off safe i just don't know how to enter it. If anyone knows it would be greatly apprecitated.
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  • Anonymous Sep 08, 2008

    DEALER GAVE ME A 5 DIGIT CODE, RADIO ONLY WANTS 4 DIGITS. PRESSED RDS AND TP TOGETHER, GOT CODE 1000, ENTERED CODE BUT CAN'T GET IT TO WORK

  • bloodyknckls Dec 23, 2008

    Hi
    My car is a '96 A4 with a Bose stereo. Which 2 keys for it?
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This solution is close, but not accurate for my 1998 A4 2.8. You press and hold FM2 and RDS until the display indicates 1000. Immediately release. Then enter code with radio numbers 1 through 4, pressing each one till you get the first no. of the code, then for 2, press till you get second no. of code, etc. The press and hold FM2 and RDS until radio comes on.

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Press rds and fm1/2 together and hold it til your radio indicates the numbers 0000 then enter your code using the buttons 1234 keep presssing the number one til u get the first digit of your code then go on to the next number and so forth. once you get the code in press rds and fm1/2 again til lthe radio automatically turns on.

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  • okilla Aug 29, 2011

    i have d code but d radio can not change that sign safe to 0000 if anybody know pleas let me know.thank u guys

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HELLO how do you get it off safe please can you tell me the coad please

Posted on Jul 07, 2010

Press & Hold RDS & TP at the same time , display will flash enter your correct code then press and hold RDS & TP together to save the code. Radio will be unlocked after that if the correct code is entered

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6. By the #4 key you will set up the four-th safe code digit.
7. Then push again simultaneous "SCAN" and "RDS" keys for confirm this safe code. On the screen will be displayed "SAFE" notice. Release keys! For few seconds a radio frequence will be displayed. The radio is now ready for use!

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