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I have a 98 golf with a missing stereo. I took one from a

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I have a 98 golf with a missing stereo.
JA: Is this an aftermarket stereo, or did it come with the car?
Customer: I took one from a scrap car
JA: Are you fixing your 98 yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: I took one from the Pick and Pull. It needs a safe code
JA: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?
Customer: No
Submitted: 12 days ago.
Category: VW
Expert:  Wolfgang replied 12 days ago.

Thanks for choosing Just Answer . I'm Wolfgang here to help!!

I am confident we can resolve your problem together. Please
understand that I don't know your skill level. In most cases when you have a problem
with the way the vehicle performs, specialized tooling is required to acquire computer
data/information or engine testing results. We didn’t build these complicated vehicles; we
just diagnose and fix them. Also understand that I can't see, smell, hear, or touch the
vehicle either, so it may take a few replies to get to satisfactory results. Note there may be an issue where the complexity of the issue will require a Premium Service. This service will be an addition to the normal question cost. Usually it does not come down to this but keep in mind!! I am also going to direct you with the fastest, easiest and most common things to check first. Please be
patient and permit me to do what I do best.
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I will need 2 things .

  • the vin # of the car .
  • the 14 digit VWZ #

With these 2 items i can assist!!!

thanks

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