Question about Kenwood KDC-MP228 CD Player
Tips for a great answer:
May 18, 2016 | Kenwood Car Audio & Video
Jan 06, 2016 | Kenwood Car Audio & Video
May 24, 2011 | Car Audio & Video
Feb 12, 2011 | Car Audio & Video
Many Kenwood radios are configured with the same security codes:
There is a reported bug in the security code handling of some Kenwood stereos. In models with thie bug, the security code is stored incorrectly. The workaround is to enter the wrong security code.
In models with this bug, you have to decrement the third character of the security code by one. If your security code was 1111, you would enter your security code as 1101. If your security code was 9999, you would enter 9989.
Finding the Kenwood Security Code
There are backdoor codes for each Kenwood car stereo, based upon the model and the serial numbers.
These backdoor codes are closely held secrets. Outfits like Car Audio Accessories UK will sell you the code for your radio for £20.
Sending your RadioBack to Kenwood
If all else fails, you can send your stereo back to Kenwood to have the security code reset.
Dec 15, 2010 | Kenwood KDC-MP638U Car CD/ MP3 Player
Jul 31, 2009 | Kenwood Car Audio & Video
Feb 26, 2009 | Kenwood KDC-MP438U Car CD/ MP3 Player
Feb 13, 2008 | Kenwood DNX7100 Car Video Player
39 people viewed this question
Usually answered in minutes!
Step 2: Please assign your manual to a product: