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Steve, Honda Mechanic
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Experience:  13+ years with Honda,ase certified over 25 years
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Need radio code number, not sure what your talking about ,,,

Customer Question

need radio code number
JA: Do you have a scan tool to read the codes?
Customer: not sure what your talking about ,,, I have scan on radio
JA: What is the model/year of your Honda?
Customer: 2008 crv
JA: Are you hoping to fix this yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: had to replace battery said put security code in...yes want to do myself have done nothing to this point
JA: Anything else you think the mechanic should know?
Customer: just got car back from 2 months from recall on air bags
Submitted: 2 months ago.
Category: Honda
Expert:  Steve replied 2 months ago.

sorry about the generic response you got from the Just Answer bot.

If you have all the owner's books you might find the code on the first page of the service history book with the Pre delivery inspection information. There should be a box labeled audio with the code filled in.

If you do not have that follow these instructions to get the serial number and then post it here. I will try to get you the code from that.

1. Turn the ignition switch to ON (II).

2. Turn on the audio unit, and make sure you see COdE in the display. If you don’t see this message, remove the backup fuse for 1 minute, then go back to step 1.

3. Turn off the audio unit.

4. Press and hold the 1 and 6 preset buttons, then turn on the audio unit. The screen should display some numbers. write those numbers down and post them here.

5. Post the number you get here.