Re: Radio won't work after battery disconnect
Usually, on the XJ40, the radio code is on a tiny tag on the inside of the
bonnet. In many cases, the radio has been removed or replaced from the
original. This would be the case if the radio in your 1988 XJ40 has code.
The original 1988 radio had no code and had CB Channel 19 built into the
<firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote in message news:438D4556.9BA0152C@spamaway.com...
> harborcat99 wrote:
> > I enter the 4 digit security code for my radio, ignition "on" &
> > get the "code" or "wait" message. I have tried several times, with
> > instructions from a local dealer. My owner's manual is lost & I am
> > to question my ability to follow simple instructions. (The code was
> > by the dealer based on my VIN number.)
> > Any ideas?
> I had terrible trouble with mine (in anXJ40 1988) until someone gave me
> keystroke sequence on the Jaguar site (can't remember the one now, but
> popular one). I remembered half the code, now I had the keystroke
> that left the other half of the code to guess. I did it on the 7th guess.
> now written the code in a safe place (not in the car!)