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    Tim_L
    Car Radio Unlocking
    • #1
    • 7th Feb 05, 6:43 AM
    Car Radio Unlocking 7th Feb 05 at 6:43 AM
    Highly specific this one, but when you need it it can save a lot of money.

    Following a repair for accident damage my radio was left locked. On contacting the dealer I bought the car from I was told that they had no record of the radio code and that it would cost £25 plus VAT to get it for me (nice little earner for them this one, which I refused to pay on principle!).

    Anyway I went radioless for a few months, but had a trip to do and wanted the radio. So after a bit of a search yesterday, I found:

    http://www.dekodes.com/

    This allows you to enter your radio serial number and for a CC payment of £5.88 (this was for a Blaupunkt radio) it will immediately tell you the code. Worked very well indeed. You need to register and provide a 'company name', though I just put in 'no company'.

    The only problem I had was extracting the radio itself. In the end I found some help using a google search, but essentially there are 4 grub screws that I needed to extract using a tamper proof screwdriver bit (you can get a set of these at screwfix for £9.99, but probably an allen key would work). Removing these provides 4 holes into which you need to insert 4 small screwdrivers or similar (I used some wooden kebab sticks) whereupon you can pull the radio out by pulling carefully at the cassette slot.

    Last edited by MSE Martin; 27-02-2007 at 12:45 PM.
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    • sef whitehead
    • By sef whitehead 8th Mar 17, 11:05 PM
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    sef whitehead
    Could I have code for M028652 pls if you have time I'd be very grateful..
    It is a ford 6500r cd thankyou
    • G.Ayrton
    • By G.Ayrton 9th Mar 17, 7:06 AM
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    G.Ayrton
    Could I have code for M028652 pls if you have time I'd be very grateful..
    It is a ford 6500r cd thankyou
    Originally posted by sef whitehead

    try .....................1104
    • Rich_IX
    • By Rich_IX 9th Mar 17, 7:46 PM
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    Rich_IX
    Hi All,

    My Fiat Croma 2006 alternator died thus the need for a code
    Serial of the radio
    BP534369650423
    Part 7645343316

    Any help will be appreciated.

    Thanks,

    Rich
    • sef whitehead
    • By sef whitehead 9th Mar 17, 9:28 PM
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    sef whitehead
    Mate I'm ever grateful my old man was so pleased and he's a real good bloke...thankyou for your time bud
    • Jburbage8
    • By Jburbage8 9th Mar 17, 9:37 PM
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    Jburbage8
    Life saver
    Thanks!

    After waiting a year for 5 safe to come off your code worked a charm!

    Apprieciate it!
    • Sliker89
    • By Sliker89 9th Mar 17, 11:23 PM
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    Sliker89
    Hi i have a suzuki vitara 2008
    I need a radio code please
    Serial number is 19232
    Type PACRO6
    ID No. 39101-65JD
    Model no. 39101-65JDO
    REF No. CQ-MX0671AK
    Label no. YEFMO1661A

    Please can someone help i need a code for the radio/cd player
    • G.Ayrton
    • By G.Ayrton 10th Mar 17, 6:28 AM
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    G.Ayrton
    Hi All,

    My Fiat Croma 2006 alternator died thus the need for a code
    Serial of the radio
    BP534369650423
    Part 7645343316

    Any help will be appreciated.

    Thanks,

    Rich
    Originally posted by Rich_IX
    Hi,
    Your code is .... 2113
    • G.Ayrton
    • By G.Ayrton 10th Mar 17, 6:34 AM
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    G.Ayrton
    Hi i have a suzuki vitara 2008
    I need a radio code please
    Serial number is 19232
    Type PACRO6
    ID No. 39101-65JD
    Model no. 39101-65JDO
    REF No. CQ-MX0671AK
    Label no. YEFMO1661A

    Please can someone help i need a code for the radio/cd player
    Originally posted by Sliker89
    Hi,
    Your code will only be available from someone with access to the Main Dealer database or the unit will have to be taken into a Radio Decoding Service

    It is unlikely to be available for free from anywhere on the Internet
    • Rich_IX
    • By Rich_IX 10th Mar 17, 7:52 AM
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    Rich_IX
    Thank you that works!!
    • ambarking
    • By ambarking 10th Mar 17, 4:52 PM
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    ambarking
    Philips CAR 400
    Hello all!

    Can anyone save my sanity, and help me with a code for my car Stereo?

    Philips Car400
    S/N is GM04002328955

    I'm going to start a long commute to work soon and really would like some music and traffic alerts!

    Thanks
    John
    • jnrfox
    • By jnrfox 10th Mar 17, 5:30 PM
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    jnrfox
    Hi

    Would love to get the code for a Vauxhall Corsa Siemans VDO type cdr2005 (E)

    Serial Number GM020532115399

    Thanks in advance
    • G.Ayrton
    • By G.Ayrton 10th Mar 17, 6:04 PM
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    G.Ayrton
    Hello all!

    Can anyone save my sanity, and help me with a code for my car Stereo?

    Philips Car400
    S/N is GM04002328955

    I'm going to start a long commute to work soon and really would like some music and traffic alerts!

    Thanks
    John
    Originally posted by ambarking
    Hello,
    Your code will only be available from someone with access to the Main Dealer database or the unit will have to be taken into a Radio Decoding Service
    It is unlikely to be available for free from anywhere on the Internet
    • G.Ayrton
    • By G.Ayrton 10th Mar 17, 6:05 PM
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    G.Ayrton
    Hi

    Would love to get the code for a Vauxhall Corsa Siemans VDO type cdr2005 (E)

    Serial Number GM020532115399

    Thanks in advance
    Originally posted by jnrfox
    Hi,
    Your code will only be available from someone with access to the Main Dealer database or the unit will have to be taken into a Radio Decoding Service

    It is unlikely to be available for free from anywhere on the Internet
    • milvus01
    • By milvus01 11th Mar 17, 4:24 PM
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    milvus01
    You are providing a very useful service here. I wonder if you can help with my Ford Kuga Sony system:
    CDX-5F611
    Serial number: GLJ831320
    V006458

    Hope that is sufficient info - many thanks in advance.
    • milvus01
    • By milvus01 12th Mar 17, 12:16 PM
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    milvus01
    You are providing a very useful service here. I wonder if you can help with my Ford Kuga Sony system:
    CDX-5F611
    Serial number: GLJ831320
    V006458
    Originally posted by milvus01
    OK - I see that "V" codes are not generally available, so I got one from ebay for £1.95 instead.
    • Willi29
    • By Willi29 13th Mar 17, 3:43 PM
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    Willi29
    Radio code
    Hi there was reading your post on forum would it be possible for you to try retrieve my radio code please it's a ford mondeo 1.6 125 2008
    Radio serial number is v065564
    • Willi29
    • By Willi29 13th Mar 17, 3:50 PM
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    Willi29
    Radio code
    Mondeo 125 1.6 2008
    Radio serial number v065564 it's a 6000cd
    Could you help with unlock code please mate
    • Trackman
    • By Trackman 13th Mar 17, 4:38 PM
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    Trackman
    Mondeo 125 1.6 2008
    Radio serial number v065564 it's a 6000cd
    Could you help with unlock code please mate
    Originally posted by Willi29
    Sorry. Serial numbers beginning with a V are not available free. They are Ford dealer or radio specialist dealer only as the codes are not calculated from the serial number and access is needed to Ford's database to retrieve the code.
    • montydog1966
    • By montydog1966 13th Mar 17, 7:33 PM
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    montydog1966
    Please help me.
    V005382. I'm tearing my hair out.
    • G.Ayrton
    • By G.Ayrton 13th Mar 17, 8:06 PM
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    G.Ayrton
    V005382. I'm tearing my hair out.
    Originally posted by montydog1966
    Serial numbers beginning with a V are not available free. They are Ford dealer or radio specialist dealer only as the codes are not calculated from the serial number and access is needed to Ford's database to retrieve the code
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