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NO FM STATION

Hello.... i have purchased a cd player on ebay for my car - a kenwood dpx 440 . The cd player works well as does the tape deck. The radio is causing me problems on the FM band. From the time i connected it the radio goes from 76.0 to 90.0 FM and then back to 76.0. I have changed the aerial and have tried pushing most buttons but i am unalbe to get any of the stations above those to frequencys. It picks up two staions between the two points. The AM works as normal. I think it came out of a imported vehicle although i am not 100%. Any suggestions would be much appreciated

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  • Anonymous May 23, 2008

    same problem with mine

  • Anonymous Mar 18, 2014

    Can't get the serius fm radio to work on my kenwood radio

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HELLO...YESD YOU DID GET IT FROM AN IMPORTED VEHICLE. BECAUSE MINE IS THE SAME AS YOURS...THE FM BAND IN JAPAN IS RANGING FROM 76.0 TO 90.0FM.... UNFORTUNATLEY THERE ISNOT MUCH YOU CAN DO, OTHER THAN TO PURCHASE ANOTHER HEADUNIT..

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Thanks Robotek. Here is what worked for me- the differences is in how you enter...


Hi there, there is a standard procedure we use to bypass the code when we have the gear on the test bench for repair. Try this and it should sort out your problem

You need the remote control to do this, if you don't have one, then you may need to go to a KENWOOD agent and get them to clear the code for you, or purchase one for your use.

KENWOOD KDC SECURITY CODE CLEAR procedure



Your code number is 5227 (KCAR)

* Press numeric key “5” ( 2 times ) and press the Track UP/Next Track key
* Press numeric key “2” ( 3 times ) and press the Track UP/Next Track key
* Press numeric key “2” ( 1 time ) and press the Track UP/Next Track key
* Press numeric key “7” ( 2 times ) and press the Track UP/Next Track key


Your radio will require one of the following procedures.

Type 1
During the code request mode, while holding the DISP key depressed, press and hold the Volume UP or DOWN key for 3 seconds (so that “…” disappears).
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Type 2
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Type 3
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* Press numeric key “5” ( 2 times ) and press the Track UP/Next Track key
* Press numeric key “2” ( 3 times ) and press the Track UP/Next Track key
* Press numeric key “2” ( 1 time ) and press the Track UP/Next Track key
* Press numeric key “7” ( 2 times ) and press the Track UP/Next Track key

The security is canceled and the set enters the TUNER mode!

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