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Need radio code as it's stuck in safe mode. I have vcds and…

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Need radio code as...

Need radio code as it's stuck in safe mode

Mechanic's Assistant: Do you have a scan tool to read the codes?

I have vcds and k can

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

2006 golf radio is a rcd 500. I have the unit out at the moment

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

Fixing it myself. Just cannot find my code anywhere

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I do need 2 things
The vwz# ***** the radio
And the vin # of the vehicleThanks
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