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2006 gmc: 2006 silverado..cd player..i dont know how to unlock it

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i have a 2006 gmc and a 2006 silverado. the cd player quit in the gmc so i switched out the radios. it says its locked and i dont know how to unlock it. i called the dealer and they asked that i come in to do it. i was wondering if anyone could help me without going to the dealer. i have the vin #s for both vehicles they are company vehicles.
Submitted: 5 years ago.
Category: Car
Expert:  Lurch replied 5 years ago.

 

i was wondering if anyone could help me without going to the dealer

 

There is NO DIY for Unlocking Unit

You "have to" go to Dealer
Dealer connects Scan Tool
Downloads the Radio & vehicle Info
Uploads to GM Computer
Downloads Unlock Info & setup from GM
Uploads to vehicle

 

labor = apprx 1 hour

 

No other way...............
unless you remove Factory radio & install Aftermarket radio

 

 

 

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