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Kenwood ddx712 i have a kenwood ddx712 and i install it in my ride but i recent changed the batterie now it is askin for a password and i didnt put any there and i dont have a remote can anyone help me reset it please email me at sir_pimp2much@hotmail.com` I have the same issue with my kenwood ddx712. I never turned the password feature on, but after having to jump start the car, the head unit wants a password in order to use it. I had disconnected the batttery several times before when installing my amps and the unit would come on fine. Thanks.

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  • bucknut4ever Oct 20, 2008

    Sorry about the weird post.....my issue is the second part (after the email address). thanks.

  • bucknut4ever Oct 23, 2008

    Yes, I have the manual.

  • bucknut4ever Oct 23, 2008

    Thanks for the help, unfortunately none of those worked. I checked the manual and packaging for a sticker but no dice. The only sticker was the "Certified Upgrade" sticker on the box (this means that someone other than me has powered it on at some point). I also tried the 3 codes suggested (along with all of the other obvious ones) with no luck.

    When I contacted Kenwood, they said to ship it to a certified repair shop. I am hoping that is a last resort, that is why I am here. Thanks.

  • bucknut4ever Oct 23, 2008

    I have tried all the basic codes, 0000, 1111, ......., phone numbers, etc... so it is obvious that I did not set the feature up because I have only a handful of 4 digit "pins" I would have used. I even tried a series of numbers I found on the box and in the manual with no luck. Keep offering suggestions! thanks.

  • bucknut4ever Oct 24, 2008

    Anyone have any other ideas?

  • bucknut4ever Oct 24, 2008

    The code is not in the manual. See the other comments above.

  • bucknut4ever Oct 27, 2008

    Sounded promising, but there is no "AUTO" button on the unit or on the remote.

  • bucknut4ever Oct 27, 2008

    Shipping it off to a service center is a last resort, that's why I am on this site.

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Well, hate to say this friend ... but sending it to the repair centre would be the best and the only option to resolve the issue.

All the codes given above are not for the unit and there is no way you can reset the units using the remotes.


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Ok, here is solution to enter security code in Kenwood.

1= Press >>| key for 5~6 seconds while pressing [Auto] key. Display will show CODE - - - -
2= Press remote [5] key 2 times, display show K, now press >>| key
3= press remote [2] key 3 times, display show C. now press >>| key
4= Press remote [2] key 1 time, display show A, now press >>| key
5= Press remote [7] key 2 times, display show R, now press >>| key
6= Display will show APPROVED and job is done.

Let me know out comes :)



Posted on Oct 24, 2008

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    Shahid Electronics Oct 27, 2008

    You need to contact Kenwood service center to unlock code of your player and they would charge some fee to do so.



  • Shahid Electronics
    Shahid Electronics Oct 27, 2008

    I think we have been reached at point to ship it to service center.
    Code lock release are some thing classified job and such info are not generally available.



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See the manual for the code

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Hi,

There are some reported cases of Kenwood units going into "PROTECT" mode when the main power was interrupted. These are traced to firmware and the main reason for the feature, security. There are four (4) possible ways of re-establishing operation of the unit by inputting the code:

  • consult the owner/user's manual. normally the code is on a sticker in one of the front/backpages;
  • consult the dealer or point of purchase with proof of ownership;
  • try K C A R or 3 0 5 1 or 1 2 3 4 as the code;
  • seek the services of firm that deals with this problem.
Hope that this be of initial help/idea. Pls post back how things turned up or should you need additional information.

Good luck and kind regards. Thank you for using FixYa.

Posted on Oct 23, 2008

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    Louie Role Oct 23, 2008

    Hi again,

    I understand. Additionally:
    have you tried a"reset"?
    pls try reference this page.


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Do you have the manual for your device.

Posted on Oct 23, 2008

  • ready2helpu Oct 23, 2008

    aso please check out in the manual for this code.

    its a 4 digit code should be entered if asked to enter.

    for example--1111-- or ---0000--

    like that something would be given.

    please check.



    feel free for further assistance.



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