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Hi,

I got a used 2000 Boxster and the previous owner lost some of the manuals. The battery died during winter storage and locked the radio up. Any help would be greatly appreciated.

CDR220

Y5043335

Thanks!

Mariel

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Hi,

I got a used 2000 Boxster and the previous owner lost some of the manuals. The battery died during winter storage and locked the radio up. Any help would be greatly appreciated.

CDR220

Y5043335

Thanks!

Mariel

Try 6547

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I bought the car recently and I installed the gt3 delete console kit and I had disconnected the battery. Now its asking me the code which I don't have.

But here is the info about the deck:

From a 2001 996 C4

CR-220

Becker 1

24/99

type 4362

Serial 15031333

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I bought the car recently and I installed the gt3 delete console kit and I had disconnected the battery. Now its asking me the code which I don't have.

But here is the info about the deck:

From a 2001 996 C4

CR-220

Becker 1

24/99

type 4362

Serial 15031333

Try 6821

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Hello

bought a Boxster S 2000 in april. Have look around all the car and read the owner manual to see if previous owner has writen the code somewhere, but didnt find anything.

So here is the info:

Becker 1

CDR220

4262

48/98

X5031697

thanks

wawa

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Hello

bought a Boxster S 2000 in april. Have look around all the car and read the owner manual to see if previous owner has writen the code somewhere, but didnt find anything.

So here is the info:

Becker 1

CDR220

4262

48/98

X5031697

thanks

wawa

Try 8459

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Hi, just bought 2001 boxster S, radio code was lost with battery change

becker 1

type 4462

cdr 220

ser# Y5052490

THANKS IN ADVANCE

PAWNSHOPPAUL

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Hi, just bought 2001 boxster S, radio code was lost with battery change

becker 1

type 4462

cdr 220

ser# Y5052490

THANKS IN ADVANCE

PAWNSHOPPAUL

Try 5046

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Hi, need code after disconnecting battery.

Traffic Pro

BE 4761

Ser# 15007291

Thanks in advance.

Nils

Should request the 5-digit code

Use 15126 ... :)

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Hi, need code after disconnecting battery.

Traffic Pro

BE 4761

Ser# 15007291

Thanks in advance.

Nils

Should request the 5-digit code

Use 15126 ... :)

Bruce2010 is correct Traffic Pro is a 5 digit code.

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Hi, just bought 2001 boxster S, radio code was lost with battery change

becker 1

type 4462

cdr 220

ser# Y5052490

THANKS IN ADVANCE

PAWNSHOPPAUL

Try 5046

thank you so much, it worked first try, you guys are the best people, i cant tahnk you enough, THANK YOU, Pawnshoppaul

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I have a 2000 Boxster with a CR 220 radio/cassette. The battery was changed and I need the radio code. The serial number of the radio: CDC-3 Y1052323. Please help!! Thanks, Barbara[/size][/size][/size]

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I have a 2000 Boxster with a CR 220 radio/cassette. The battery was changed and I need the radio code. The serial number of the radio: CDC-3 Y1052323. Please help!! Thanks, Barbara[/size][/size][/size]

CDC-3 is CD Changer not the radio.

Please review the Lost Radio Code FAQhere

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Got it! I got the following results: Type: 4462; Serial # &5042555. Then upon further turning the knob to the right: 24/99 and then CDW Reset. Hopefully this is all you need to help me find the 4-digit radio code! This is a 2000 Boxster, 5-speed manual transmission, Arctic Silver w Black interior, US, 6-cylinder engine, 2.5 liter displacement, Thanks! Barbara

I have a 2000 Boxster with a CR 220 radio/cassette. The battery was changed and I need the radio code. The serial number of the radio: CDC-3 Y1052323. Please help!! Thanks, Barbara[/size][/size][/size]

CDC-3 is CD Changer not the radio.

Please review the Lost Radio Code FAQhere

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Got it! I got the following results: Type: 4462; Serial # &5042555. Then upon further turning the knob to the right: 24/99 and then CDW Reset. Hopefully this is all you need to help me find the 4-digit radio code! This is a 2000 Boxster, 5-speed manual transmission, Arctic Silver w Black interior, US, 6-cylinder engine, 2.5 liter displacement, Thanks! Barbara

I have a 2000 Boxster with a CR 220 radio/cassette. The battery was changed and I need the radio code. The serial number of the radio: CDC-3 Y1052323. Please help!! Thanks, Barbara[/size][/size][/size]

CDC-3 is CD Changer not the radio.

Please review the Lost Radio Code FAQhere

Try 9150

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Hi there - I have just bought a 2000 Boxster S and after battery disconnection the radio is off. Radio is CDR220. The model is 4462 and the serial number is X5032528

many thanks in advance

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Hi there - I have just bought a 2000 Boxster S and after battery disconnection the radio is off. Radio is CDR220. The model is 4462 and the serial number is X5032528

many thanks in advance

Try 8934

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Hi there - I have just bought a 2000 Boxster S and after battery disconnection the radio is off. Radio is CDR220. The model is 4462 and the serial number is X5032528

many thanks in advance

Try 8934

thank you very much - that did it !

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Hi Loren,

Can you help ? Dealer wants $200 Canadian to help !

Type: 4462

Serial # 15001055 (NOTE: 1 might be an "i" or "L"

Cheers !

David

2002 996 C4S

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Hi Loren,

Can you help ? Dealer wants $200 Canadian to help !

Type: 4462

Serial # 15001055 (NOTE: 1 might be an "i" or "L"

Cheers !

David

2002 996 C4S

Try 0250

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