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I have a 2000 XJ8 and have lost the radio code, after a

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Hi I have a 2000 XJ8 and have lost the radio code, after a battery change the radio is asking for the code. is there a bypass?
Submitted: 2 years ago.
Category: Jaguar
Expert:  Matt replied 2 years ago.
hello sorry there's no work around without replacing the head unit for an aftermarket onethe way forward is get the serial number of the radio, this'll be located on a sticker on the radio body which will usually mean pulling it out of the dashboard. Once you have a serial number then someone like http://www.radio-code.co.uk/ http://www.radio-code.com/ Can provide a code for a small fee If you check the handbook first though as often the radio code is on a sticker inside the front cover or inside the audio manual.It would also be worth contacting the local dealership as they often carry the codes for recently built cars ( last 10 years)
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Expert:  Matt replied 2 years ago.
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