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Experience:  VW FastTrack '00-'01, VW Academy Chicago and Seattle '00-present, VW Certified
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I need a radio code for 1998 VW Beetle. Bought car used for

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I need a radio code for 1998 VW Beetle. Bought car used for my daughter and had some repairs done and now the radio is in "SAFE" mode. The code I have doesn't work so I removed the radio and the Serial # XXXXX XXXXX than the one in the owners manual. I guess the radio was replaced at some time. Beetle Vin# XXXXX ; The radio s/n VWZ 9Z7X5120113. Please help.
Submitted: 8 years ago.
Category: VW
Expert:  gomi_otaku replied 8 years ago.
your radio code is 0795. A good place to keep it is on a sticker under the trunk carpet.
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Customer: replied 8 years ago.
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