I called the dealer and they told me they cannot give me the code or any advice on how to enter it, only to make a service appointment and drop my truck off. Thank you, Answer: Hello and welcome. So now when I use my car. Be ready with a pen and paper to write down your radio unlock code. I'd really like to avoid dealing with the stealership if I can. Hope you find this helpful. Write this number to the right of the first one.
The prompt will read out your four-digit radio unlock code. The major problem I have with the car is that I can't even trade it in for another as no dealers want the vehicle. This could save people a lot of time and money. . I checked the receipt it sure is listed there. Most dealers will charge you a lot of money just to get the code for you.
The owners manual does not tell you how to enter the code even if you had it. How he came across this web site I have no idea, any ways he tried some of the suggestions and none of them worked. The exception to this is the Change Engine Oil Message and the Tire Inflation Monitor. In the past, I have tried to give due credit to contributors. The radio display changes to another three-digit number.
I would be very suspicious at the huys that told me it would take him 2 hours to find the pin. The oil filter is difficult to get at with anything other than a filter wrench, tho Oil Drain Plug? But your lucky you got help from an honest service tech. I've just read a few of the comments about the security light coming on and the car not starting. Next, press the Minute button until the last two numbers of the code are displayed. I use the key to get in and of course start the car fires right up I hope I didn't jinx myself now. Write this code down so you have it if you ever need it again. Part 1 of 4: Determine if your radio can be unlocked at home There are several radio designs that were used in the same era as the Theftlock radio.
This will disarm the security system and allow you to open the door. Went in to a store, came out and the damn thing wouldn't start. The call will give you a 3 or 4 digit override code. Press the minute button until the last two numbers of the radio unlock code are displayed. Vehicle runs and drives fine. Call 1 800 537 5140 08.
You are awsome and saved me 35 dollars. It used to be annoying because it happened infrequently but now it's happening several times a week. The thinking is simple: even if a crook were to steal the radio, it would be useless to that person since without the unlock code from the manufacturer, the radio cannot be operated. Jake -nineball :thumbsup: I hear this worked for a lot of people, but when i enter the number in step 9 in says invalid. I had dealerships look at it and say nothings wrong.
It's possible to get the code for free and be able to start listening to the radio again in just a few minutes! Step 3: Enter the radio serial number. Then found the car had a recall on the wiring retainer. This is not how the Impala radio works. This process does not require tools. This could save people a lot of time and money.
It will be repeated twice 12. Write this number to the right of the first one. After reading all the posts on this subject, I also came across one that said, if nothing happens you should leave your car running for 1 hour. The radio will display a three digit number. More often than not, the Theftlock feature locks out the original, lawful owner of the vehicle instead of a thief. Well I was so happy to find that I was right, there was other people and a way to find the code to unlock the radio. Be ready with a pen and paper to write down your radio unlock code.