Radio not working, do I need a code?

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Hi I've recently bought c3 automatic 2005 and the radio isn't working at all someone said o just may need a code how do I get a code? it or would I have to take it to a citeron dealer to sort out there is just no output or anything tried texting to see if previous owner can help but haven't replied :/
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Shazza1977 wrote:Hi I've recently bought c3 automatic 2005 and the radio isn't working at all someone said o just may need a code how do I get a code? it or would I have to take it to a citeron dealer to sort out there is just no output or anything tried texting to see if previous owner can help but haven't replied :/
There is no code.

Check fuses in the BSI.

Probably knackered radio if its sold as seen.

Fuses here tips-for-any-citroen-c3-f8/fuse-box-lay ... -t129.html

or possibly here tips-for-any-citroen-c3-f8/2007-to-2010 ... -t153.html
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My Name: Shazza1977

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Joined: Fri Jun 09, 2017 8:00 pm
Model: C3 2002-2005, Original shape model
Year: 2005 (55)
Engine Size: 1.6
Fuel Type: Petrol
Mileage: 80000
Trim Level: NA
Gearbox: SensoDrive
DPF: No
LHD or RHD: RHD (UK)
Engine name: EB2DT-EB2ADT PureTech 3-Cylinder (110 PS)

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Ok thank you,to get a new one would I have to get a certain one or would any fit? Like Sony or Amy other make sorry not clued on this
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Shazza1977 wrote:Ok thank you,to get a new one would I have to get a certain one or would any fit? Like Sony or Amy other make sorry not clued on this
You can get 'kits' to fit most radios to the C3. So many options and so many different radios.

Your 2005 car is also on the cut off point for the 2 different system so there are even more options.
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Joined: Fri Jun 09, 2017 8:00 pm
Model: C3 2002-2005, Original shape model
Year: 2005 (55)
Engine Size: 1.6
Fuel Type: Petrol
Mileage: 80000
Trim Level: NA
Gearbox: SensoDrive
DPF: No
LHD or RHD: RHD (UK)
Engine name: EB2DT-EB2ADT PureTech 3-Cylinder (110 PS)

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Thank you
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