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Changed battery, radio needs...

Changed battery, radio needs reset, no code at time of purchase :(

Mechanic's Assistant: What is the make/model/year of your car?

2008 Civic EX-L

Mechanic's Assistant: Are you fixing your Civic yourself? What have you tried so far?

I changed battery (in daughters car) ...she just told me about radio.

Mechanic's Assistant: Have you changed a battery before?

Many times

Mechanic's Assistant: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?

Just looking to get radio working again

Submitted: 8 months ago.Category: Honda
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Mechanic for Honda: Amedee, Former ASE Master Technician replied 8 months ago
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Hello and welcome!

My name isCustomerand I can assist you with your question.

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Mechanic for Honda: Amedee, Former ASE Master Technician replied 8 months ago

May I start by getting the VIN and the serial number of the radio?

Thank you!

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Customer reply replied 8 months ago
I have the VIN for the car...daughter has car at school.
Mechanic for Honda: Amedee, Former ASE Master Technician replied 8 months ago

I need the VIN and device serial number in order to get the radio code for you.

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Customer reply replied 8 months ago
I'll have to get it and continue conversation later in the day.
Mechanic for Honda: Amedee, Former ASE Master Technician replied 8 months ago

ok

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Customer reply replied 8 months ago
Is the radio serial number visable without removing it from the dash?
Mechanic for Honda: Amedee, Former ASE Master Technician replied 8 months ago

It is on the side of the radio. They also may put it on a sticker in the glove compartment.

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Customer reply replied 8 months ago
Thanks
Mechanic for Honda: Amedee, Former ASE Master Technician replied 8 months ago

Your welcome

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