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Re: Radio Coding problems
Brookfield Motor Cars, Brookfield, Wisconsin, service Dept says that when you
exhaust the attempts you only need wait a period and it resets. Unfortunately,
the period escapes me, but I believe it was measured in hours, not days.
65 Cub Cadet
On Tue, 11 Jun 1996, email@example.com (Scott Bermes) wrote:
>Am I toast on this situation?
>I had the car in the shop to get the starter fixed and the shop unhooks
>the battery to do the job. I don't have the radio code from previous
>owner, so we take the unit out and I go to the dealer with the unit,
>and get the code from the Audi computer. The shop puts the unit back
>in and I follow directions to put the code in. E.g., ARI-Z/AM buttons
>until 1000 appears, put in code, ARI-Z/AM buttons unit station appears.
> Did that, but station never appeared, "SAFe" reappeared. Also, it
>only gave me two attempts and "SAFe" always appeared after both
>attempt. The code was 0309 and the first digit only allowed a "1" or
>blank. So my two attempts were "blank0309" and "1309" neither worked
>and it locked up. Linda @ Carlson says I need a new unit, for the $75
>Any suggestions to try before I end up doing this?