Honda Car Forum


 

Go Back   Honda Car Forum - Accord Parts Civic Tuning Acura Racing > Discussion > Honda Technical

Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
  #1 (permalink)  
Old 02 Oct 2008, 03:46 am
Junior Member
 
Join Date: Sep 2008
Posts: 14
Default need the code for my car radio honda accord 98?

I got a new battery and my radio wont work with out a code put in it...anyone know it 98 honda accord
Reply With Quote
  #2 (permalink)  
Old 02 Oct 2008, 04:03 am
Junior Member
 
Join Date: Oct 2008
Posts: 1
Default

call a local dealer and give them the vin they should be able to help
Reply With Quote
  #3 (permalink)  
Old 02 Oct 2008, 04:16 am
Member
 
Join Date: Aug 2007
Posts: 69
Default

if the original dealer for the car kept the info, you might be able to get it from them.otherwise, call honda at 1-888-999-1009.
Reply With Quote
  #4 (permalink)  
Old 02 Oct 2008, 04:31 am
Member
 
Join Date: Aug 2007
Posts: 36
Default

http://www.radio-code.com/May be cheaper than a dealer...if they charge.
Reply With Quote
  #5 (permalink)  
Old 02 Oct 2008, 05:01 am
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Aug 2007
Posts: 1,338
Default

•the radio is locked in anti-theft mode and requires a code to reactivate it. on a honda when the radio loses power the logic is that the reason it lost power is someone removed the radio (as in a theft). to make the radio inoperative to the theif the radio is locked into an anti-theft mode and can't be actiated unless you have the right code. the code is specific to each radio; there is no universal code.there are a few ways to find the code.1) look in the paperwork that came with the car. there should be a white credit card with the anti-theft code on it.2) if that's not to be found, look inside the glove box for a white sticker that would be placed on the walls of the glove box. it may have 5 numbers on it or a string of 9-10 letters and numbers. or two rows with the 5 numbers above the 9-10 letters and numbers. If you find the 5 numbers on the sticker, that is your radio reactivation code and you can enter that to reactivate the radio.3) if you find the 9-10 letters and numbers sticker, that is the serial number for your radio. if you call a honda dealer and give them the serial number they can get the code for you4) if you can't find the sticker in the glove box, look behind the ash tray (if there is one in that car) or look under the trunk lid as some dealers put the stickers there instead of in the glove box.if you can't find the stickers or retrieve the serial number then you'll have to remove the radio to get the serial number off of the back of the radio. The radio codes are individual to the radio and not to the car and there is not other way to do it at that point.hope that helps
Reply With Quote
Reply


Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
I Lost my Radio Code? I hvae 1994 Acura Integra LS. anybody help me out how to retrieve radio code? manish_it56 Honda Technical 8 13 Apr 2008 01:31 pm
Where to get radio code for Honda Accord? stevemdfwtx Honda Technical 5 03 Nov 2007 04:00 pm
need to know if anyone might have the radio code for a 96 Honda accord? PLEASE help? Lisa Honda Technical 4 03 Nov 2007 12:21 pm
need to know if anyone might have the radio code for a 96 Honda accord? PLEASE help? Lisa Honda Technical 0 03 Nov 2007 12:10 pm
I need a radio code for a honda accord 52 reg. Can anyone help? Mozza Honda Technical 5 26 Sep 2007 08:46 am


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 05:55 am.


Attribution:
Honda News | Autoblog
Powered by Yahoo Answers




Powered by vBulletin®
Copyright ©2000 - 2019, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
LinkBacks Enabled by vBSEO 3.6.0 PL2 © 2011, Crawlability, Inc.
HondaCarForum.com is not affiliated with Honda Motor Company in any way. Honda Motor Company does not sponsor, support, or endorse HondaCarForum.com in any way. Copyright/trademark/sales mark infringements are not intended or implied.