CAR RADIO DECODING
What is this?
car stereos have anti-theft, electronic security codes, which are
required if the car battery is disconnected or if the radio is removed
from the car.
The radio display, will no longer show the radio
station or CD operation, instead it will show 'CODE' 'SAFE' 'LOCKED'
'CODEIN' or a similar message indicating a code is required.
You will require this service if...
have lost or misplaced your code card. The car user manual usually has
a car radio section, a card with the radio code is sometimes in there.
check before ordering this service.
- Your car battery has gone flat.
- Your new car doesn't have a code card.
are two ways to have your car radio decoded, the quickest and least
expensive way is by serial number, this can be done by sending us a
unique serial number from your car radio, we can then calculate and
send your code by email.
The other option involves sending your car radio to our workshop for 'manual decoding' the links below are for the models supported by serial number decoding.
can decode / unlock the majority of car radios / CD / Navigation units
at our workshop, always check to see if your model is covered by our
serial number service.
If you need help, or more details, please contact us for more details.
The serial number
usually starts with
M or V followed
by 6 Numbers.
|FORD LS RNS NAV|
We need both
numbers from the
label on the side of
The model and
serial number is
required to get the
We need a Letter
and 3 numbers
which is printed on
a label on the unit.
For units NOT
Give us a call or
send an email.
|VISIT OUR SHOP|
Come to our shop
and have your car
|POST YOUR DECODE|
Post your car stereo
to our shop
and have it decoded.