Safe CD Player cant enter code

Discussion in 'General Motoring' started by Hayley, Oct 20, 2005.

  1. Hayley

    Hayley Guest

    My CCR600 CD player wont go into the mode for entering the
    code even though i go through the procedure right, I have 7 attempts
    left and now im confident i have the right number, i did read that
    theres a time delay that gets longer between attempts, what is it please?
    or am i possibly doing something else wrong?

    thanks for any advice

    Simon
     
    Hayley, Oct 20, 2005
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  2. Hayley

    Martin Guest

    Forgive any impertinence, but are you absolutely certain you're following
    correct procedure? If so, then my understanding is that the first 3
    attempts are not time-limited, thereafter the interval between attempts
    doubles each time (1 minute, 2, 4, 8 etc)- and the ignition and radio MUST
    be left on between attempts. Your handbook should confirm this (or
    otherwise).
     
    Martin, Oct 20, 2005
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  3. Hayley

    Hayley Guest

    Hi, Thanks for the reply, I am sure im doing the prcedure right, it says 7
    safe
    instead of 7 _ _ _ _ where the dashes is where the 4 digit code goes and
    the 7 is the number of tries i have left,
     
    Hayley, Oct 22, 2005
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  4. Hayley

    me140 Guest

    are you trying to enter the code for the head unit or the separate changer?
     
    me140, Oct 22, 2005
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  5. Hayley

    Hayley Guest

    the seperate changer, ive already entered it for radio,

    any help would be much appreciated
     
    Hayley, Oct 22, 2005
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  6. Hayley

    Bob .-.-. Guest

    I've recently had to reset mine do to power loss.
    I couldn't be sure that what I had was what was on the radio pass as some
    units were exchanged under warranty, but the radio pass was not updated.
    SO .... I went to my friendly VX dealer in Lincolnshire (Thurlby Motors) and
    got a new Vehicle Pass - they took the radio & CD out for me & checked the
    codes and applied to VX for the pass. £15+VAT and 24 hours is all it
    costs - almost painless! (;<D)).
    You will then have a laminated pass card with all security references on for
    the future.
    Good luck
    Bob
     
    Bob .-.-., Oct 22, 2005
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  7. Hayley

    me140 Guest

    If you are doing it right - nearly same as putting radio code in head unit
    apart from pressing cd button instead of as - it sounds like code is wrong -
    just take Bob's advice and get it decoded.
     
    me140, Oct 22, 2005
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  8. Hayley

    Hayley Guest

    Well i have the code, but the cd player has 7 attempts at putting the code
    in but it wont go into the put in the code mode, looks like i will have to
    take it to a garage like you say
     
    Hayley, Oct 22, 2005
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  9. Hayley

    me140 Guest

    if it isn't showing the ---- after the 7 it is in wait mode so you need to
    leave it turned on till it is ready for another go.
     
    me140, Oct 23, 2005
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