Why does my car radio not work sometimes?

Why does my car radio not work sometimes?

Blown Fuse: One of the most common reasons for a car radio to stop working is a blown fuse. If the radio itself will not turn on, chances are good that there’s one or more blown fuses causing the problem. A damaged antenna means that your radio isn’t able to receive signal from stations.

Why does my aftermarket radio not turn on sometimes?

Some of the most common issues include a blown fuse, bad or damaged wiring, and anti-theft modes that are often triggered when the battery dies. In order to track down the reason that your car radio won’t turn on, you’ll want to tackle each of these potential issues one at a time.

Why is my Sony car radio not working?

Turn off the car ignition and remove the car keys from the ignition switch. Remove the faceplate from the car stereo. On the car stereo, use a pointed object to press and release the RESET button. Try using the buttons on the faceplate to reprogram the time and station presets.

Why does AM radio work but not FM?

Problem with the FM tuner section Your radio may not pick FM signals if it has an issue with its FM tuner section. Sometimes the reason why your radio is not picking up any FM signals is that the tuner is misaligned. In that case, you need the services of a technician to help you fix this problem.

What happens when your car radio won’t turn on?

Although a car radio that won’t turn on is definitely a headache, it may actually be a blessing in disguise. One of the biggest problems with diagnosing electronics, including just about every electronic device in your car, is that most problems are intermittent, and intermittent problems can be impossible to nail down.

What to do if your Honda TL has 3rd gear problem?

Some 04-07 TLs have these symptoms because of faulty 3rd gear sychronizer or 3-4 shift sleeves. The fix is to replace the 3rd gear set and Honda District Parts and Service Managers or your Zone Office consider whether you are eligible for “goodwill” after your warranty has expired.

Is it possible to fix a car stereo that quit working after the battery died?

And it probably isn’t. In most cases, fixing a car stereo that quit working after the battery died is a lot simpler than that. Of course, it can also be a lot more complicated. There are a few different reasons for a car radio to stop working after the battery has gone completely dead.

Are there any recalls on 2003 Toyota TLS?

Some 03 & 04 TLs Have Been Recalled For Possible Over-Heating Automatic Transmission 2nd Gears Which Can Chip Or Break And Even Lock-Up The Transmission. The recall included some 2003 TLs (3.2TL) and some 2004 TLs (in a certain VIN range).