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Codes I had my car fixed two years ago and the Mechanic told me that he went undr the dashboard and pulled all the codes from the ECM to make a repair. I had to replace my battery about 3mos ago and when I tried to put the radio code in on the screen but no code request came up on the screen ( just a flat line like this came up ----- ----- ----- ----- ).I remembered the mechanic remove the code connection(s) from the ECM.I can't locate the mechanic any longer to have him reconnect whatever he did . Can anyone tell me where I can go under the dashboard to reconnect the codes request back to the ECM ? I really only need to reconnect the Radio request code at this time! Chaz

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    Also,my Car is a 1995 Saab 900 SE V6

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What you probably have to do is enter a security code to unlock the radio - it's an anti-theft idea done by Saab, that Audi and BMW and others also do, to try and make it harder to re-sell stolen radios.

Go to the dealer with photo ID, the title to the car, and your registration - that way you prove who you are and that you own the car, and they can look up the code for you. They may charge you up to an hour's labor for this. Make sure they give you the code though, and don't just have a technician put it in. If you don't get the code from them, you'll have to pay them the next time too.

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I see - I guess I didn't quite follow what you said. I have a friend at work who is a "Saab guy" and I'll ask him for you how to do this. Soon as we talk, I'll post up the information if he can give it to me.

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