Re: Radio-CD problem
"Steved" <email@example.com> wrote in message
>I don't have anything to add except that I have the exact same problem
> on my 2001 Wagon. It is very intermittent. The radio seems to lose
> power completely and then come back on a few seconds later. Once this
> starts, it happens repeatedly and then usually it shuts down altogether
> for a while.
> I have sort of noticed that it coincides with hard braking - which
> lends credence to the loose connection theory. If I get around to
> tracking it down, I will surely post my findings but I may have to wait
> until the problem gets worse.
> I also have the well-known speed sensor problem. With the AVC enabled,
> the radio volume surges and fades with the wildly swinging speedometer.
> I doubt the two problems are related but in combination, they make the
> sound system seem a little posessed.
If your radio has the security code feature and it doesn't ask for it after
these power losses, the problem is possibly with a bad contact of the