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Acura RL: I need a radio code for my 1998 acura RL serial #B80540965B

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I need a radio code for my 1998 acura RL serial #B80540965B VIN#
JH4KA9687WCO11509 THANKS FOR YOUR HELP.

jimhondatech :

hi this is jim, i'm here to help you out, your code is going to be-22145, any questions just ask and please don't forget to rate my service for helping you today, thanks

Customer:

jim,right on..but I have another question.steering wheel gones up and but want tilt.this on the same car.if I have to pay for the answer I will.

jimhondatech :

do you mean the up and down or the telescope part

Customer:

teescope working up and down not working

jimhondatech :

ok, either the control unit is no good or the motor itself, i can send you the input test which involves checking voltages at the control unit, if you feel comfortable with electrical the testing and backprobing pins it isn't that hard

Customer:

ok, send me input test.please.

jimhondatech :

Attachment: rlcolumn.pdf

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here is the test, read it over first before jumping in, your checks have to be correct so you don't go down the wrong path

jimhondatech :

hey its jim checking back in, i provided you with your radio code and a test for your column, i am glad i was able to hep you out, so please accept and rate my service for helping repair your rl, thanks jim

Customer:

JIM,YOUR RADIO CODE WAS RIGHT.THE STEERING WHEEL TILT HAD A BAD MODULE AND BAD TILT ANGLE SENSOR.

Customer:

BUT THANKS FOR YOUR ADVISE.

Customer:

GENE

jimhondatech :

glad i could help, please don't forget to rate my service, thanks jim

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