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Radio is locked up shows 4 8s,tried unhooking batery and starting from scratch wjth proper codes ,zilch

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I have a similar problem with my Jetta (95 GL Celeb) and here is a half solution:

Turn on the car, and then make sure that your radio is turned off. Then, turn on the radio (by rotating the volume knob) but KEEP THE MODE BUTTON PRESSED while turning the radio on. This will unfreeze it.

Why this is a half solution? :Because in my case, the radio still freezes after 3-4 mins of working and has to be un-freezed again by the above method every time. If you find a good solution, let me know at itsleo@gmail

Posted on Nov 28, 2010

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