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Safe mode car stereo won't work. It's in safe mode after replacing the battery

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Radio needs to be removed from dashboard. get the serial number from the ride side of the radio and call dealer with the vin# and the radio serial number and you can get the unlock code

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If you kept putting in the code and it went into Safe mode...did you not consider that the code was wrong?
Every time you put in the wrong code, the stereo will lock you out for longer each time...in fact, some units will never work again unless specialist replaces security chip.
You need to verify the stereo code by either using a code cracker...ebay...or..go to your local trusted Garage and let them sort it for you.
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Radio won't work. reset battery and it works until you shut the car off, then won't come back on.


May be it needs complete reprogramming.

To reprogram the radio there is 4 digit code. That code has to be inserted, once these code is inserted, your car radio will get into its actual setting where you can set/select your radio setting.


Many a time's radio asks for the code after car battery is disconnected.

On some cases to retrieve the code its mentioned in manual or else car dealer is other option to get car radio code.


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My battery died and now that I put a new battery my stereo is stuck on a safe mode, how do I unlock it?


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Okay. So my 1995 Volkswagen stereo is in safe mode and everytime i press the two buttons, it just blinks and won't let me enter the code anymore. How do I fix it?


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