If it has, the owner's manual should mention it. So you can only use car radio which was already outdated. I can't imagine it involves much more than finding the fuse that's in the power circuit for the radio, removing the fuse, and then putting the fuse back in. Bob Discovered your article on removing Mondeo radios. Hi Quiggles, The lead you found on the left hand side of the glove box is a rouge lead for some other use no one at Ford can figure out. Does the unit in the car have connection available for this? Thanks James Great guide, James! And a little bit of brut force. It was generally the same across all sources.
Hello, To reset the key code on the mondeo you have to have the red key put the red key in the ignition turn the key to number 3 and back 4 times within 3 secs the red light will stay on the dash the car is in learn mode take the red key out put what key you want to program in and turn it to number 3 and back then use it to start the car job done it worked for so good luck but you must have the red key if not ford will be the only ones that will be able to help Good day. Connectede my and perfect now I have integrated. This free's up about an inch of extra space at the rear of the unit which, with all the extra wires, modules etc is very needed. Hi, i have a 1997 ford laser that lost its radio code when battery was replaced. Works great with my daughter's iPod touch, where 7 on the volume is deafening, but my Galaxy S2 needs to have the radio cranked above 20 to get decent sound.
Very well priced compared to the usual aftermarket alternatives and really appealed to me that it's designed to match the standard dash fascia rather than being a generic double din set-up. The cable I bought from the dealer plugs into the module. He also says that it is Bluetooth ready with the appropriate module would I already have this as my existing unit works with my phone or is it built in to the unit, do you think I will need any other wiring plugs etc,and would the car need to be reprogrammed by ford for the new unit to work with steering wheel controls ,and convers + screen Your help is very much appreciated many thanks Richard Hi James I have an 08 Mondeo estate with the 6000cd unit. So I appear to be short a piece of wiring or adapter - any thoughts? I can't imagine it involves much more than finding the fuse that's in the power circuit for the radio, removing the fuse, and then putting the fuse back in. Once you have removed these, the rest of the door card is held on with pop clips that just come off when you pull them.
Tomorrow will be Reverse Camera and more testing! By the way,today I will tell you how to replace a 2007-2010 Ford Mondeo radio. If i had one I would have kept it as it did everything else just fine. Other sites selling this adapter specify it for mondeo Mk3 up to Feb 2007. Maybe similar with the ipod cable supplied, running this to the holder in the console so I can dock my phone there when it needs charging. Varying car manufacturers design their stereo systems to be extracted and replaced using a specific set of procedures. Wish the essay can benefit you,and you can enjoy your car life with a best aftermarket radio.
Once you get towards the ash tray, pull the trim towards the rear of the car, to release two pop clips that are found each side of the ash tray. I haven't used the sat-nav yet but will be swapping Maps to a set from iGo Primo as the free ones provided aren't rated very highly. Thanks James Thanks very much — I havent worked on a car for over 20 years and it was all alien to me after such a long break — however your guide helped my get my radio out and re-coded. Starting to the left of the cup holder, prise the trim tool between the plastic trim and the dash panel, and push the tool towards the front of the car. Took a fair bit of faffing to make room for the extra cables and canbus box, found it helpful to use a 90 degree adaptor for the reverse camera phono connector as this gave more room at the rear. There may be a need to keep the fuse out for a while in case the radio has a way to retain its settings during short losses of power. I have a fird mondeo titanium 59 plate.
Probably not unless the radio has bluetooth and in some cases for the connection to b sucessfull they both have to pair witn each other first. Hi there fellow mondy owner I have a zetec spec model with various titanium extra's included. Had new battery fitted,but now unable to enter radio code were it is acceptable , I enter code press accept button screen goes blank,enter code appears again. Saved me £50 labour costs. Install 2007-2010 Ford Mondeo radio First,you should make sure the brake wire earthed ancd close the parental channel function or change grade setting. Tap into a fuse that is on an ignition supply using a , this option is the easiest, and all you need is a multi meter to find out if the fuse comes live with ignition.
There is a subject on there titled convers+ , lots of information and one users reply was most interesting. Any help would be appreciated. Lifetime Free Radio Code We also offer a free Ford mondeo radio code lifetime code retrieval service, so if you ever misplace or lose your stereo code you don't need to worry! Or you have no idea which aftermarket radio is suitable for your Ford Mondeo. Gave the Sat-Nav a good test all round Maidstone and it's spot on mapping wise and I've tweaked the audio levels so the voice is much louder too. The code we provide is the original code for the radio supplied when the vehicle was first manufactured. Mine has no plug for this cable to mate with. We are car radio decoding specialist and all of our decodes are either obtain through databases which we own, or via in house radio decoding tools.
It could even be a bent connector or a dodgy motor. And you want to remove and install or replace your factory radio to aftermarket radio. . I have the radio code but am unsure of the procedure to recode,pa? Maybe also wiring up spare camera as front facing to see if it's any use. It has red and white tulip plug for right and left channel, and a black plug with what looks like 3 contacts within a circular ground contact. If your radio is a TravelPilot, please see our Ford page. Notify me of new posts by email.
To be honest, it really wasn't that bad but I wasn't prepared to have to shell out for a sub to make it sound better. Took me a lot more time fitting and wiring in the reversing camera, but wanted to do it properly routing cables through the tailgate into the cabin etc. Please do shed more light on this. Hi James, Sorry for digging this up but have a question! Hi, i have a 1997 ford laser that lost its radio code when battery was replaced. Please see images below for reference. The trim is held in the same way, but be careful not to damage any of the wires that connect to the button.
If you are fitting a device that requires an ignition, you will need to find an ignition from the fuse box. Once the old unit was out, it is possible to fit the new unit without removing the T bar at the back. Just holding fire on that bit till I work out a neat solution for the docking bit to include an adaptor to lightning connector when i upgrade from my trusty iPhone 4S. Plus, it turns out the wire just needed disconnected and reconnected — so everything is back to normal. But the problem is you have no idea how to remove your Ford Mondeo radio or install the aftermarket radio. Also bought that bezel and can't work out where that would snap in? Minor problem I can live with. The bluetooth is great for call quality but my Phonebook won't show up and my call logs are scrambled up compared to my actual Samsung S4 mini's phone logs so I'm scanning the web for any fixes or settings I've got to tweak.