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I loss the pass code for 2004 Honda CR-V, when changing the

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I loss the pass code for 2004 Honda CR-V, when changing the battery, radio goes of
JA: Has the battery been recently disconnected? Have you checked the manual or the glove box for the radio code?
Customer: so please help me with the code no.
JA: Are you fixing your CR-V yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: my crv vin no. SHSRD78884U213261
JA: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?
Customer: thank yo sarkar
Submitted: 11 months ago.
Category: Honda
Expert:  Steve replied 11 months ago.

I will need the radio serial number to get the code for you. You may have it on a small white sticker in or on the sides of the glove box. If not try this to get me the serial number:

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 display toggles between two screens. The first screen displays a U and the first four digits of the serial number (for example, U2200). The second screen displays an L and the last four digits of the serial number (for example, L0055). Ignore the U and L, and write down all eight digits.

5. Post the number you get here.

Customer: replied 11 months ago.
Expert:  Steve replied 11 months ago.

Good job!

The radio code you need will be 64223.

don't forget to accept my help and leave some positive feedback for me.

Customer: replied 11 months ago.
Please correct the L no which should read. L9811
Expert:  Steve replied 11 months ago.

ok let me try again. hang on.

Expert:  Steve replied 11 months ago.

Ok, the radio code will then be 54463.

By the way you do have a few open factory recalls on your CR-V that you should see your local Honda dealer to have taken care of.

Customer: replied 11 months ago.
Now display ElrrE
What to do now
Customer: replied 11 months ago.
Still I am waiting on ErrE display
Customer: replied 11 months ago.
Just help me
Expert:  Steve replied 11 months ago.

When that is displayed you will need to disconnect the battery for about 5 minuets to reset the radio or leave it on for an hour which may run down the battery again

Customer: replied 11 months ago.
Thank you very much you are really fantastic , specially when I disconnect the battery.
Expert:  Steve replied 11 months ago.

Glad to be of help

Customer: replied 11 months ago.
You are the best in rating
Expert:  Steve replied 11 months ago.

Thank You