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My name is ***** *****. I just bought a 2008 Acura TL and

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Hi Andrew, My name is ***** *****. I just bought a 2008 Acura TL and the HFL is locked. I don't have or know the passcode and would like to reset it, How can I do this?
JA: Thanks. Can you give me any more details about your issue?
Customer: "System is locked" "Please enter passcode" prompts happen when I attempt.
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Submitted: 7 months ago.
Category: Acura
Expert:  acramstr replied 7 months ago.

Unfortunately due to privacy concerns The only way to reset the code is to use the factory scan tool . There is no other way to reset the unit other than to replace it . I'm sure this is not the answer you are looking for but I'm just being honest with you. This is why your question has taken so long to get answered . Most Acura or Honda dealers will do this for you for a small fee.

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