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Old 10-15-2008, 10:26 PM
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Activate Sirius?

I decided I was to activate the Sirius radio in my 06 Charger R/T. How do I go about doing that?
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Old 10-15-2008, 10:33 PM
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Hey, unless you have the radio's serial numbers and activation numbers on your owners manual~Ya gotta pull it out and find the #
heres a link that shows you specifically. http://www.sirius.com/install
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I never paid attention...are the numbers in the manual?
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The ID/ESN number from your SIRIUS receiver.

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Have your SIRIUS tuner installed with the antenna facing skyward.

Turn your SIRIUS tuner on and tune it to channel 184.


To activate by phone call 1.888.539.SIRIUS(7474)
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I never paid attention...are the numbers in the manual?
Nope, but the instructions on how to get them are. The instructions differ based on what model receiver you have. I think it's around page 174 in the 2007 manual. Look under "Radio, Satellite" in the index.
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what radio do you have, most will show you the -SID- number, you shouldn't have to pull it out , i did't
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I have the radio with the Navigation and 6 Disc changer.
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Okay, do this
1. acc on, power off
2.press and hold the Load and the Set/Rnd buttons as the same time
3. a diagnostic screen appears, find the ESN on the screen and write it down.
4. call Sirius to activate...
5. enjoy !!!

let me know if This helped...
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Okay, do this
1. acc on, power off
2.press and hold the Load and the Set/Rnd buttons as the same time
3. a diagnostic screen appears, find the ESN on the screen and write it down.
4. call Sirius to activate...
5. enjoy !!!

let me know if This helped...
I tried holding the LOAD and SET/RND buttons together with the radio off and power to the car on several times, and even held the buttons in for like 10 seconds, but nothing came up. Are you sure its those 2 buttons?
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worked on mine just now, My nav system is the "REC" radio, do you have the navigation radio manual? it give the activation for your radio if different then mine. The dealer would also know or should because they usualy activate them for you when new.

others have provided the VIN # and they activated it, I'm stil researching this for you and will get back to you...

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