Are you looking for a radio code for your Opel radio? Luckily for you, we are able to provide you with a free Opel radio code for your radio. We will explain all of the steps you need to take in order to successfully generate a opel radio code. We first of all need to explain to you what radio unlocking is before we start to actually unlock your radio.
What is Radio Unlocking?
When your radio becomes locked, you will need to obtain a radio code for it in order to unlock it. This happens due to the activation of an anti-theft security feature built into your radio. This usually happens by mistake as it is designed to only activate if your radio is tampered with or stolen/removed from the vehicle. The most common causes of a false activation are software glitches and if you’ve just changed your vehicles battery. The reason this security feature was implemented was due to the rapid increase in the amount of thefts of car radios occuring.
The security feature has been a massive success in the fight to stop criminals from stealing car radios. It has reduced the amount of thefts and damaged caused to vehicles due to attempted thefts. This means that insurance premiums have fallen for everyone due to the reduction in the amount of insurance claims. Great news, however if you ever encounter the problem of a locked radio when it’s your own it can prove to be a hard problem to fix.
What do you need to unlock your Opel Radio?
The only thing you will need to unlock your Opel radio is the radio code for it. This is a unique number which is between four and six digits long. Your radio was assigned with a radio code when it was manufactured and it is linked to the serial number of your radio which is also unique. This therefore means that if you know your radios serial number we will be able to help you generate a free Opel radio code by using our free online generator.
How to Unlock a Opel Radio for free
Step 1) The first thing you need to do is insert your vehicles key into the ignition and turn it until you hear a click. If you have a keyless ignition you will need to insert your vehicles fob into the dashboard and press it in once without depressing your vehicles clutch. Both of these methods will turn on all of the electronics in your car without starting up the engine.
Step 2) If you now take a look at the screen on your radio, it should be displaying a request which will be asking you to enter a valid radio code. You will need to do this, we will begin to explain how you can go about generating a free Opel radio code in the following sections of this guide.
If you are unsure on the process of actually entering your Opel radio code than you will be generating soon. You will be able to find all the information you need with a quick search online. We apologise for the fact that we aren’t able to include instructions in this guide. However this is because all models of Opel radio vary slightly and our instructions wouldn’t be accurate. You will be best of looking for the instructions for your specific model.
How to get a Free Opel Radio Code
As you already know, you will need to find out your serial number in order to succesfully generate an Opel radio code. This will be done through the use of our Opel radio code generator. First of all though, we need you to find out your radios serial number. Please note that this is the most essential part of the radio code generation process and we won’t be able to generate one without it. We have explained the two best methods of finding out your radios serial number below.
Method One) The first method of finding out the serial number of your radio involves looking inside the manuals of both your vehicle and your radio. This is because sometimes your radio’s serial number is printed inside them. (Please note that this may not always be the case depending on both the age and the model of your radio, you may have also lost your manual which is common).
Method Two) The second method of finding out the serial number of your radio has the highest success rate out of the two methods. You will first need to remove your radio from your vehicle and take a look around it, make sure you check everywhere. You should then find either printed onto a label or stamped into the metal the serial number of your radio. Once you have found out your radio’s serial number you will need to write it down and re-install your radio.
- To get onto our generator page, you will need to click on the “Generate Radio Code” button below this section of the guide.
- Now you will need to enter the serial number of your radio into the box provided. (How you can find out your serial number is explained above)
- You will now need to click on the “Generate” button. We will now start generating your radio code, please be patient. (The process takes around 30 seconds)
- Once we have successfully generated your Opel radio code, we will give you the option to save it. We highly recommend that you do this, it will save you time in the future if you need to unlock your radio again.
- Enter your radio code into your radio. (If you need any help with this, please refer to the earlier steps in this guide).
Awesome! You have unlocked your Opel radio succesfully! Thank you for using our free service.
As you will probably know, we are able to support the unlocking of all models of Opel radio. The below is a list of radios that we are asked to unlock the most.
Opel Corsa Radio Code
Opel Astra Radio Code
Opel Meriva Radio Code
Opel Zafira Radio Code
Opel Omega Radio Code
Opel Vivaro Radio Code
If you have encountered any problems whilst using our service please note that we offer 24/7 support. To get in touch with us feel free to use our contact us page. We will do our best to respond to you within 24 hours, however our response time is usually much quicker. We are proud to say that we are the leading provider of free radio codes on the Internet.