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Audi A4 (B6) fitted with Symphony II radio and 6 CD changer. Problem: Majority of buttons unresponsive. The tuner works, but radio cannot be changed from current waveband setting, volume cannot be changed. If CD is activated, the limtied radio reception is lost unless CD removed. None of the other buttons other than on/off, band tuning, CD load are working. Fuse has been removed and replaced. no change. Many thanks

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if the repair guys didn't finish the job and fix the radio if that was the point of the repair then I recommend you contact them again or why is the radio missing or not fixed yet?

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more than likely something got stuck or broken ..
You will need to open it up and see if there is anything you can notice that may be causing the problem. more than likely the loder. if you think you can move it back into place or frmove the jammed components then by all means do. if not take it to an electronic technician.

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what do push on the radio to get the code to come up so i can enter my code in

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i have a 2002 mustang and my radio did the same thing. when i went to load or eject it would say cd error or no cd. then when i would select load cd, it would say slots full. i had someone unplug the positive cable on my battery and let it sit for a few hours to reset. then when it was hoooked back up and i started my car, the cd player started working again.

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What are the steps to enter radio code for Audi A2 2008 Model?


I'm not sure which model you have but these are the instructions for Symphony 1.
I'm not sure if this also applies to Symphony 2 (which has a built in single slot 6 CD changer)

Switch on - display shows SAFE as you indicate
Press and hold TP and RDS buttons at same time until 1000 appears
Release buttons (dont touch again or 1000 will be entered as the code)
Using station select buttons 1 to 4 enter code. Use button 1 to select first digit of security code, button 2 for second digit etc (buttons 5 and 6 cannot be used)
Once code is entered press TP and RDS buttons together and hold until SAFE appears
Release buttons and a radio frequency will appear in the display
Job done

If you accidently enter the wrong code the word SAFE will start flashing. You get ONE more chance to go through this procedure and enter the correct code.
There is a more complicated procedure to go through after this with one hour time delays between attempts

Let me know how you get on!

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My TT was imported new from Japan....Has AMAZING video and sound system unfortunateley its all Japanese to me!! The manual that comes with it is about an inch think...Its got built in Navigation system...


I know you can that you can change this by simply hooking up a scan tool for specific year. There are language options accessible for situations like this. Here is a sample of what can be changed using VAG 5052 or equivalent scanners.

Coding
  • 0?xxxxx: Model
    • 1 = Lamborghini
    • 2 = Audi A3 (8P)
    • 3 = Audi A4 (8E)
    • 4 = Audi A4 Cabriolet (8H)
    • 5 = Audi A6 (4B)
    • 6 = Audi TT (8J)
    • 7 = Audi R8 (42)
  • 0x?xxxx: Treble Speaker Monitoring inactive
    • 0 = Front Treble Speaker Monitoring inactive active (NOT Audi A4 Cabriolet)
    • 1 = Front Treble Speaker Monitoring inactive inactive (ONLY Audi A4 Cabriolet)
  • 0xx?xxx: Sound Characteristic
    • 0 = Sound Characteristic linear
    • 1 = Audi A4 (8E)
    • 2 = Audi A6 (4B)
    • 3 = Audi A4 Cabriolet (8H)
    • 4 = Audi TT (8J)
    • 5 = Audi A3 (8P)
    • 9 = Sound System
  • 0xxx?xx: Telephone/Telematic
    • 1 = Telephone not installed (Remote Feed Voltage for Microphone active)
    • 2 = Base Plate (Temic - Remote Feed Voltage for Microphone inactive)
    • 3 = Base Plate (Cullmann - Remote Feed Voltage for Microphone inactive)
    • 4 = Base Plate (Nokia - Remote Feed Voltage for Microphone inactive)
    • 5 = Telematic Europa (Remote Feed Voltage for Microphone inactive)
    • 6 = Telematic US (Remote Feed Voltage for Microphone inactive)
    • 7 = Base Plate diagnostic capable with Comfort Control
  • 0xxxx?x: Equipment I
    • 1 = Tuner not installed
    • 2 = Digital-Radio installed
    • 3 = Satellite-Radio installed
    • 4 = Satellite and Digital-Radio installed
    • 5 = Analog Input (AUX) installed
    • 7 = Satellite-Radio & Analog Input (AUX) installed
  • 0xxxxx?: Equipment II
    • 1 = TV-Tuner/CD-Changer/Multi-Function Steering Wheel not installed
    • 2 = TV-Tuner installed
    • 3 = CD-Changer installed
    • 4 = TV-Tuner and CD-Changer installed
    • 5 = Multi-Function Steering Wheel installed
    • 6 = TV-Tuner and Multi-Function Steering Wheel installed
    • 7 = CD-Changer and Multi-Function Steering Wheel installed
    • 8 = TV-Tuner and CD-Changer and Multi-Function Steering Wheel installed



Adaptation Channel 001: Tire Circumference The tire circumference is beeing adapted in "mm".


Channel 002: Wheel Pulse The wheel pulse describes the amount of wheel pulses per revolution.
If value 0 is entered the system calibrates automatically itself after several kilometers and inputs a value.

  • 43 = Audi A3 (8P) / Audi TT (8J)
  • 45 = Audi A4 (8E)


Channel 003: Language (Screen)
  • 0 = German
  • 1 = English (UK)
  • 2 = French
  • 3 = Italian
  • 5 = Spanish
  • 6 = Portuguese
  • 7 = English (UK)


Channel 004: Back-Up Camera
  • 0 = Back-Up Camera not installed
  • 2 = Back-Up Camera installed


Channel 005: Speed Threshold (Video Input)
  • 0 = max. 0 kph or 0 mph
  • 1 = max 5 kph (Standard for Europe)


Channel 007: Options Channel 008: Volume Characteristic Channel 010: Region
  • 0 = Europe/North America
  • 1 = Australia/South America
  • 2 = South Africa


Channel 011: Language (Speech Recognition)
  • 0 = German
  • 1 = English
  • 2 = French
  • 3 = Italian
  • 5 = Spanish


Channel 018: Start Screen The start screen setting has to correspond with the control module coding, e.g. a S3 start screen doesn't work with an A4 coding.

  • 0 = Standard Start Screen
  • 1 = Audi S3 Start Screen
  • 2 = Audi S4 Start Screen
  • 3 = Audi RS4 Start Screen
  • 4 = Audi TT Start Screen
  • 5 = Audi R8 Start Screen


Channel 065: Read Test Channel 066: Self Test Channel 067: CD/DVD Drive
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  • 001 = Eject CD/DVD (will not be saved)
  • 255 = Eject-Button disabled/locked (Anti-Theft-Protection)


Channel 068: Screen Test Values will not be saved, they only act as initiation for each Test Picture.

  • 0 = No Test Picture
  • 1 = Test Picture: Red
  • 2 = Test Picture: Green
  • 3 = Test Picture: Blue
  • 4 = Test Picture: White
  • 5 = Test Picture: Black
  • 6 = Test Picture: Checkerboard
  • 7 = Test Picture: Checkerboard (inverted)
  • 8 = Test Picture: 64 Gray Scales (vertical Bars)
  • 9 = Test Picture: Special


Channel 069: Display Mechanism
  • 000 = Display closed
  • 001 = Display open
  • 200 = Display half open (Obstacle)
  • 255 = Position undefined


Channel 070: Display Brightness
  • 0 = 0% Brightness (Display OFF)
  • 1 = 20% Brightness
  • 2 = 40% Brightness
  • 3 = 60% Brightness
  • 4 = 80% Brightness
  • 5 = 100% Brightness


Channel 099: Transport Mode Only applies to models without Gateway/Diagnostic Interface for Databus.

  • 0 = Transport Mode inactive
  • 1 = Transport Mode active


Channel 111: Reset
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Channel 114: FM Frequency
  • Range: 875...1080


Channel 117: Signal Test (Output)
  • 0 = Fader Center & Balance Center
  • 1 = Fader Front & Balance Left
  • 2 = Fader Front & Balance Right
  • 3 = Fader Rear & Balance Left
  • 4 = Fader Rear & Balance Right


Channel 136: Driver Position
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    • 03226 = Left-Hand-Drive (LHD)
    • 02632 = Right-Hand-Drive (RHD)
  • RNS-E High/US
    • 00005 = Left-Hand-Drive (LHD)
    • 00013 = Right-Hand-Drive (RHD)

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My audi a6 radio has a SAFE message in the screen what it does mean?


Did you disconnect the battery or run it down? This message means you must enter the correct code. If you do not have the code contact your Audi dealer. I'm not sure which model you have but these are the instructions for Symphony 1.
I'm not sure if this also applies to Symphony 2 (which has a built in single slot 6 CD changer)

Switch on - display shows SAFE as you indicate.
Press and hold TP and RDS buttons at same time until 1000 appears.
Release buttons (dont touch again or 1000 will be entered as the code).
Using station select buttons 1 to 4 enter code. Use button 1 to select first digit of security code, button 2 for second digit etc (buttons 5 and 6 cannot be used). So, say the code is 5238, you'd press '1' five times, '2' twice, '3' three times and button '4' eight times.
Once code is entered press TP and RDS buttons together and holde until SAFE appears
Release buttons and a radio frequency will appear in the display.


If you accidently enter the wrong code the word SAFE will start flashing. You get ONE more chance to go through this procedure and enter the correct code.
There is a more complicated procedure to go through after this with one hour time delays between attempts.
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