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R u today i have an ddx512 that i bought from cousin an he…

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Second opinion] hello hi r u today i have an ddx512 that i bought from cousin an he lost the code the radio is there anyway i can reset it

Technician's Assistant: Just to clarify, what device or product are you trying to access?

Its an kenwood ddx512

Technician's Assistant: How long have you had your DDX512?

I just bought it bought it yesterday from cousin

Technician's Assistant: What have you tried so far with your Kenwood product?

Well i power it up an everything an it had an code

Technician's Assistant: Anything else you want the Electronics Expert to know before I connect you?

Well how can i reset radio

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