In this tutorial we will cover why your radio has become locked. We will also help you to learn how you can generate your own Toyota Hilux radio code for free. The entire process of unlocking your radio will take around 10-15 minutes.
Why has your radio become locked?
Due to the way in which your radio was designed means that whenever it detects that someone is attempting to steal it, a security feature will activate which will ‘lock’ your radio. This therefore means no one will be able to use the radio as it will now be requesting a Toyota Hilix radio unlock code in order to unlock it. If you don’t have this you won’t be able to use your radio again. There is no reason for you to worry though as you will soon be able to unlock your radio as we will be helping you find out what the radio code is for it. There are many different causes of a false activation in your radios security system. These most common of which are listed below.
- Your vehicle has been in an accident.
- Your vehicles battery has lost all of its charge or has just been replaced.
- You have tampered with your radio in some way.
- Your vehicle has an electrical fault.
- Your radio is faulty.
What do you need to unlock your Toyota Hilux Radio?
For you to be able to unlock your Toyota Hilux radio, you will need to find out what the radio code for your radio. This code is unique to your radio and it is between four and eight digits long. There is an incredibly low chance that another radio will have the same radio code as yours. The radio code of your radio is also linked to the serial number of your radio, this is also a unique number. As It is linked to your radio code and it is used in the generation process. This means that when you find out the serial number of your radio, you will be able to generate your own Toyota Hilux radio code.
How to generate a free Toyota Hilux radio code
In this step we will explain to you how you can find out what the serial number of your radio is, this is needed in order for you to be able to successfully generate your own Toyota Hilux radio code. There are a few different ways for you to be able to find out your radios serial number. We have explained two of the best methods to you below of finding out your serial number below.
Method one) The first method involves checking all of the paperwork which came with your vehicle/radio when you purchased them. You are looking for the serial number of your radio. Sometimes this was included, however depending on the age/model of your Toyota Hilux radio it might not be. Especially if your vehicle and radio was bought used and the paperwork wasn’t included.
Method two) For this method you will need to remove your Toyota Hilux radio from your vehicle. You are looking for label which will be stuck onto the rear side of the radio. This will have the serial number of your radio printed onto it. Make a note of it then re-install your radio back into your vehicle.
In this step we will explain to you how you can use our free Toyota Hilux radio code generator to generate your own radio code. Follow the easy five step process below.
- Please click on the “Generate” button which is just below this section of the tutorial. You will then be taken to the download page for your Toyota Hilux radio code generator.
- Click on the “Start Download” button at the side of the page. This will then start the process of downloading our Toyota Hilux radio code generator.
- Once our generator has downloaded, you will now need to open up the application. Wait for it to load. You will then be presented with a text-box which will ask you to enter the serial number of your radio. (Please ensure that you enter the correct serial number, otherwise an incorrect radio code will be generated). Once done click on “Generate”.
- Please wait, our generator will now get to work generating your radio code. This process can take up to a minute. Once finished a pop-up will appear on your screen with your radio code.
- Enter the radio code into your radio!
Your Toyota Hilux radio has now been unlocked. Thank you for using our service. Please recommend us to others.
We currently support the unlocking of all model variants and years of Toyota Hilux radio. You can find a list below of the model years of radio that we receive the most requests to unlock.
2006 Toyota Hilux radio code
2007 Toyota Hilux radio code
2008 Toyota Hilux radio code
2009 Toyota Hilux radio code
2010 Toyota Hilux radio code
2011 Toyota Hilux radio code
2012 Toyota Hilux radio code
If you don’t know how you enter your radio code into your radio, we recommend that you search online for instructions. Unfortunately we cannot include instructions here, this is because the process of entering a radio code varies between models of Toyota Hilux radio.
If you require any support what so ever whilst you are using either our website or Toyota Hilux radio code generator you are more than welcome to head over to our contact us page. Fill out the form with your inquiry and your contact information and a member of our support team will contact you as soon as possible.