Ford radio requesting the CODE?
It normally happens after a battery unplug or fail.
But don't worry!
Retrieving your code is very easy.
You can do it ONLINE without leaving your home.
All you need is the serial number of the device you want to unlock.
It works for all the Ford radios, such as:
6000 CD RDS E-O-N
6000 CD MK2
4500 RDS E-O-N
Sony CD 132
And many others.
As previously mentioned
all we need to unlock the radio code
is the radio serial number.
So let's see how to find it.
Depending on the radio model you hold
the serial may be found on screen
or on the case label.
First, let's see the cases where the serial may be displayed on screen.
Ford 6000 CD radio
Ensure your radio is power ON
Press and hold 1 and 6 for few seconds.
This will enable the service mode.
The serial is shown after around 20 seconds.
This is the radio serial number
It comes with V123456 or M123456 format
Your radio may not show the serial
In the case your radio doesn't show the serial, you are forced to remove it from the dashboard.
Once removed you'll find a sticker with the serial.
Newer 6000 CD radio.
Press and hold 1 and 6 buttons
Your radio will enter in service mode for 30 seconds.
The serial is displayed after around 20 seconds.
This is the serial number.
It comes with V123456 format.
The radio returns to normal status.
This is all you need to unlock your code.
4500 RDS EON
Press and hold 2 and 6 for few seconds.
This is the radio serial number.
It comes with M123456 format.
Ford Sony CD
Press and hola 1 and 6 for few seconds.
The serial is displayed after around 15 seconds.
The serial is displayed with V123456 format.
Get rid of SOCD1XB and keep your V123456 format serial.
If your radio model doesn't display
the serial on the screen
then you need to extract the radio to see the serial.
There is a sticker on the case side
with your serial number.
Now you have the serial number
let's unlock the radio code.
Enter your radio serial number.
Submit your serial.
Your radio code is displayed instantly on page.
Copy your radio code and enter it on the radio.
Repeatedly press the button 1 until the first digit of the code appears on screen.
Repeatedly press the button 2 until the second digit of the code appears on screen.
Repeatedly press the button 3 until the third digit of the code appears on screen.
Repeatedly press the button 4 until the fourth digit of the code appears on screen.
Press 5 to submit your code.
The radio is now working.
Use the preset buttons to enter your code.
Press OK to submit the code.
The radio is active again.
Enjoy again your music.
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