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Car radio will say low battery when first started and radio will go

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car radio will say low battery when first started and radio will go on by itself after first started always back to an am station and the clock goes back to 12 00 all when first started

Pavlin Koev :

Hi and Welcome to JustAnswer! My name is XXXXX XXXXX I will do my best to help.

Pavlin Koev :

Radio has small battery inside to keep its memory alive.

Pavlin Koev :

it is like those on remote controls.

Pavlin Koev :

and that is what it is complaning for,

JACUSTOMER-myrolqva- :

do i have to take the radio out to replace the battery/

Pavlin Koev :

yes

Pavlin Koev :

what model is your car?

JACUSTOMER-myrolqva- :

ford focus 2007

Pavlin Koev :

you better find a plave where they work strictly audio systems on cars, it will be a lot cheaper than dealer or regular repair shop.

JACUSTOMER-myrolqva- :

ok thank you , you ve been a great help

Pavlin Koev :

you are welcome

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click here to see. pin #1 is orange and black wire that should have voltage all the time check that first. Click Here to see fuse location. inspect fuse F231. use test light volt meter may give you faulty reading as it may show 12 volt, but can not show current.

 

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