Radio Code  »  Delco Radio Codes / Decoding Service

Delco Radio Codes from Serial Number

We are able provide you with the original manufacturers security code required to activate your Delco car radio after power loss.
Its fast and easy to obtain the radio code for your Delco stereo, simply follow the 3 simple steps on the right.


Delco Radio Code Search




Location of Serial No. on Delco Stereos

do not take the serial from a user guideNever take the serial number from any printed paperwork or user guides, since this may not match the actual Delco radio fitted to the car.  Instead, take the serial number from either a label or an engraving on the top or side of your Delco stereo, to ensure the supplied Delco radio code is accurate.


Delco Radio Code Serial Number Examples

Illustrations © SWS Solutions (UK) Ltd, All rights reserved.

How to Decode your Car Radio

  1. First remove the radio from the car. Our removal guides should help with this.

  2. Locate the serial number, using the illustration(s) below as a guide

  3. Enter the serial number into the Delco radio code search

Once you receive the code, you can use our Free Radio Code Entry Help section to assist you with entering the code.



Delco Serial Number's

Delco car radios will normally contain a 14 digit serial number which can be found either printed on a label or engraved on the side of the unit.

These serials are only visible once the Delco radio has been removed from the vehicle.

Examples of serials include:



Additional information about Delco radio codes and decoding

Using our Delco stereo code service, you will not only be saving yourself money, but also the additional time which can be involved in trying to get your code from a vehicle main dealer. Most main dealers will request that you first book in your car with them, along with having to take proof of ownership along before they apply for the Delco code.
Under most circumastances the code they supply will be derived frome either the vehicle registration or the Chassis number. If the radio has been replaced at any stage in its lifetime, this will be the incorrect code.

There are a various reasons why a stereo code based on the vehicle chassis number or registration may not work, these include:


At Radio-Code, we provide radio codes based on the unique serial number of your unit.  Our stereo codes have proven to be more accurate because of this.



What our customers have to say...

thank you so much music in my car again what's more my connection dropped out just as I was paying but I got my email later will tell all my friends and colleagues about your site cheapest quote I got was 20 pounds+vat and because its an older car they couldn't be sure you had my radio working in less than an hour thanks again . Richard Gray


Wow, great service. I was a bit sceptical at first, but when the code worked I was over the moon with joy, thank you very much. Peter Hooper


Thank you very much for the key code for my car radio which worked a treat. You don't know just how much of a life saver you are. this weekend I have to travel 400 miles with my eldest son and the prospect of having to listen to his i-pod filled me with dread. Thanks again . Phil Groves


Hi, thanks lot! the code worked instantly! my radio is now working.. Albert


Just wanted to say thanks for the code, very quick response and radio working well. Jay Heath


Hi Guys apologies if this is in the wrong section, I was very very sceptical at first but thought hey its through Paypal, if it dont work then I will eventually get my money back, I was totally amazed that it worked but it did, I paid my fee and within seconds of paying it the code was on the screen I was still thinking that it would not work but I put the code in the stereo and that was it the radio channels came on, I was very very very impressed I could not believe it, once again many many thanks I thought that the radio was a gonner you have made me very happy, cheers. brian warburton