Go Back   Honda-Tech > Honda and Acura Model-Specific Technical Forums > Honda Civic (2001 - 2005)
Sign in using an external account
Register Forgot Password?
Search


Welcome to Honda-Tech!
Welcome to Honda-Tech.com.

You are currently viewing our forums as a guest, which gives you limited access to view most discussions and access our other features. By joining our community you will have access to post topics, communicate privately with other members (PM), respond to polls, upload content and access many other special features. Registration is fast, simple and absolutely free so please, join the Honda-Tech community today!


Reply
 
 
 
submit to reddit
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Old 05-08-2010, 07:28 AM   #1
pebbles99
Trial User
Garage is empty, add now
 
Join Date: May 2010
Posts: 1
iTrader Rating: (0)
Default 2005 Honda Civic Code to reset radio

I have been through the motions to retrieve the 4 digit code from Honda's website by proving ownership with VIN#, Navigation#, Radio# etc and they issued me the 4 digit required to reset the system after a battery disconnect.
So that part is done but I do not know what to do with the numbers given to me.
I read other post from different forums that said to
1. turn on ignition switch but not start the engine.
2. turn on the radio and of course you see "COdE"
3. use the manual tuning **** for prompts to enter the codes.

Doesn't work.

Also read where someone said to disconnect the battery again for 15 minutes
and start fresh with codes entry.
?????????????????????????

Can anyone enlighten me.
pebbles99 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-09-2010, 07:54 PM   #2
jdmhondaes1
Honda-Tech Member
Garage is empty, add now
 
jdmhondaes1's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2010
Location: Omaha NE
Posts: 77
iTrader Rating: (0)
Default Re: 2005 Honda Civic Code to reset radio

steps 1 and 2 are right but 3 isn't. at least for my car that's not right. after it says "Code", just hit the corresponding number button on the actuall radio. after you hit all the right button numbers, the radio will beep to let you know you activated the right "code"
__________________
I live. I ride. I am. Honda
jdmhondaes1 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-10-2010, 11:44 AM   #3
husyk
Honda-Tech Member
Garage is empty, add now
 
Join Date: Feb 2010
Location: Framingham, MA
Posts: 163
iTrader Rating: (0)
Default Re: 2005 Honda Civic Code to reset radio

Not sure about the regular radio/CD player, on the 6 CD changer you enter the code using the number you use to select the stations/CDs.
husyk is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-15-2010, 11:15 AM   #4
drbrbhoy
Honda-Tech Member
Garage is empty, add now
 
Join Date: Apr 2010
Posts: 14
iTrader Rating: (0)
Default Re: 2005 Honda Civic Code to reset radio

Well if you have the code.
1. push the number (it should pop up by the "code")
2. Put in the next corresponding numbers.

When i went to honda they said when you lock it up you'll have to wait 15minutes to try again.
drbrbhoy is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-15-2010, 12:42 PM   #5
20-EM2-05
Honda-Tech Member
Garage is empty, add now
 
20-EM2-05's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2009
Location: Stockton, CA
Posts: 820
iTrader Rating: (0)
Default Re: 2005 Honda Civic Code to reset radio

Did you have the Manual for the car? If you do it should be on the first page of the manual. Should say "Radio Code: (4 Digit numbers).

Always have mines handy incase I kill the battery.
__________________
6thgenaccord.com
20-EM2-05 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-15-2010, 09:40 PM   #6
DynastyRacer22
Honda-Tech Member
Garage is empty, add now
 
DynastyRacer22's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2004
Location: Rainy, WA, United State
Posts: 1,254
iTrader Rating: (0)
Send a message via AIM to DynastyRacer22
Default Re: 2005 Honda Civic Code to reset radio

1-5 radio presets to enter / if error message appear & locks up radio, then you need to disconnect neg- battery terminal for 2 minutes
__________________
I love the smell of burnt Rice
DynastyRacer22 is offline   Reply With Quote
 
 
 
submit to reddit
Reply

Tags
2004, 2005, 2006, battery, cd, civic, code, disconnect, honda, hybrid, pilot, radio, reset, steps, type

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Forum Jump



All times are GMT -8. The time now is 03:22 AM.



2008 Copyright, InternetBrands Inc.
Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.7.4
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.

Honda and the Honda marquee are registered trademarks of the American Honda Motor Company, Inc. Neither American Honda Motor Company nor its subsidiaries or affiliates shall bear any responsibility for Honda-Tech.com content, comments, or advertising. Honda-Tech.com is not affiliated with American Honda Motor Company in any way. American Honda Motor Company does not sponsor, support, or endorse Honda-Tech.com in any way. Copyright/trademark/sales mark infringements are not intended or implied.
Emails & Contact Details