How do I get the radio code for my Mitsubishi Triton?
Call your Mitsubishi dealer to ask for an unlock code. Provide the radio’s serial number to verify you are the owner of the vehicle. Write down the unlock code once you obtain it.
What does it mean when your car radio says code?
A car radio code is a short string of numbers associated with a security feature found in some head units. Its purpose is to prevent theft by rendering a stolen head unit useless when it’s disconnected from the battery. However, this feature also kicks in if your battery dies.
How to find the radio code on a Mitsubishi?
You can request your Radio Code, but first you’ll need the following information: Radio Serial Number Radio Part Number VIN Help me locate these numbers Radio Serial Number & Radio Part Number For instructions to remove your radio and locate the serial number and part number, select your model and click “Submit.”
How does the security code work on a Mitsubishi?
As part of the radio’s anti-theft system, the radio disables itself when it loses power from the vehicle’s battery. If the radio display indicates “CODE” or “OFF,” then the radio security code must be entered into the radio in order for the radio to work.
What to do if you enter the wrong code on your car stereo?
Turn the radio on so that “OFF” is displayed. Wait approximately one hour; when enough time has passed, the radio display will go blank. You can now turn the radio on, and “CODE” will be displayed again and you can re-enter the correct code.
How do you reset the radio when it reads off?
Turn the ignition key to ACC or ON Turn off all accessories (AC, headlights, etc) Turn the radio ON (so that the “oFF” message is displayed) Wait approximately one hour. Within 45 to 75 minutes, the radio display will go blank. Once this happens, you can turn the radio back on and “codE” will be displayed again. Things to note!