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1997 Jetta: vin number, is there a way to get the radio code?

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The radio for my 1997 Jetta is on safe mode. I have the VIN number, is there a way to get the radio code?
Submitted: 8 years ago.
Category: VW
Expert:  Mick Partington replied 8 years ago.

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A couple of options, Goto the dealer with your VIN and some ID and they can get the code for you.


Or remove radio and on the side is a serial number, Post the number and ill see if i can decode it using the software i have,


Hope this helps