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2001 986S original owner but can't find the card after a battery removal

CDR220

Type 4362

Serial # Y5030105

 

Any help much appreciated.

 

thanks.

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8 minutes ago, Lindsay said:

2001 986S original owner but can't find the card after a battery removal

CDR220

Type 4362

Serial # Y5030105

 

Any help much appreciated.

 

thanks.

 

Try 5424

 

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You recently provided my with a code to use on my radio.  I have another issue, in that I cannot clear the "Wait" command. I have waited over night with no change, I then disconnected the battery hoping that the system would "re-boot". No luck.  Any advice?

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I didn't do my research.  I saw that driving the car for 30 minutes would probably fix my problem.  Thank you for the support.

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I have a 1999 Porsche 911 carrera convertible. Installed engine battery was disconnected. I have a cdr-210 serial# w5022363. Model# be2282. It doesn't have the code anywhere. If you could help I've tried everything. Thank you

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10 minutes ago, Mustang928s said:

I have a 1999 Porsche 911 carrera convertible. Installed engine battery was disconnected. I have a cdr-210 serial# w5022363. Model# be2282. It doesn't have the code anywhere. If you could help I've tried everything. Thank you

 

Try 6861

 

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Help! Noob Porsche owner. Removed battery and didn't realize I needed a code for the radio. Here's the info:

 

CDR-220

4462

# Y5038779

24/99

GAL: 00

AUX ON (with 2 arrows)
CD CDP2081

In advance, thanks so much!

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1 hour ago, GoSpinBoy said:

Help! Noob Porsche owner. Removed battery and didn't realize I needed a code for the radio. Here's the info:

 

CDR-220

4462

# Y5038779

24/99

GAL: 00

AUX ON (with 2 arrows)
CD CDP2081

In advance, thanks so much!

 

Try 5209

 

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I think  Im supposed to be here for a lost radio code

boxster s 2002

type 4462

ser 25017336

battery disconnect

no code with car 

thanks in advance  Dino  

 

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7 hours ago, carguy1 said:

I think  Im supposed to be here for a lost radio code

boxster s 2002

type 4462

ser 25017336

battery disconnect

no code with car 

thanks in advance  Dino  

 

 

Try 9030

 

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Help! Noob Porsche owner. Removed battery and didn't realize I needed a code for the radio. Here's the info:

Boxster 1999

Becker 1

cr-220

Type 4362

Serial X5010835

45/98

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22 minutes ago, palaxolud said:

Help! Noob Porsche owner. Removed battery and didn't realize I needed a code for the radio. Here's the info:

Boxster 1999

Becker 1

cr-220

Type 4362

Serial X5010835

45/98

 

Try 0507

 

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4 hours ago, Loren said:

 

Try 9030

 

Thank you , will give it a try this afternoon and will make donation to the cause

Cheers  dc

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Hi Loren,

 

I have a 1998 Boxster Base I'm preparing for a car show Sunday and I'm re-installing the factory radio for the event.

My factory radio is a CDR210, Model Number 2282, and Serial Number V5015324.

 

Thank you for your help with this!

 

Rudy

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Hello there. My brother kindly bought and fitted for me a new battery this week but it reset the radio code. Porsche have been no help at all. 

 

Cdr-22

Serial number x502 1233 type 4467

 

Thank you in advance. 

Edited by Zingfharn
Typo

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1 hour ago, Fangio1013 said:

Hi Loren,

 

I have a 1998 Boxster Base I'm preparing for a car show Sunday and I'm re-installing the factory radio for the event.

My factory radio is a CDR210, Model Number 2282, and Serial Number V5015324.

 

Thank you for your help with this!

 

Rudy

 

Try 2909

 

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1 hour ago, Zingfharn said:

Hello there. My brother kindly bought and fitted for me a new battery this week but it reset the radio code. Porsche have been no help at all. 

 

Cdr-22

Serial number x502 1233 type 4467

 

Thank you in advance. 

 

Try 2427

 

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2 hours ago, Loren said:

 

Try 2909

 

Loren,

 

Awesome job! That did the trick! Thank you for the quick response.

 

Best,

 

Rudy

 

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I am hoping someone can help me.  I have a 2001 Porsche Boxster.  Like many on this forum, when I replaced the battery, the radio stopped working unless I punched in a 4 digit code.  I need help to figure out just what that code might be.  The radio is model CDR 220

 

Serial # y5052932

Type 4462

 

Thank you

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Thank you, Loren. My code didn't work. I again followed the directions from FYI. Now I think I have have the correct info.

2000 Porsche boxster

CPR 2081

4462 15000612 24/99

Again thank you for your support.

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