How to Reset the Radio or Restore Factory Defaults in the Dodge Challenger and Dodge Charger UConnect System

December 9th, 2018 by

How to Reset the Radio or Restore Factory Defaults in the Dodge Challenger and Dodge Charger UConnect System

Wondering how to reset the radio or restore factory defaults in the Dodge Challenger and Dodge Charger UConnect system? Understanding how to utilize important technology in your car is vital for ensuring your safety. If you need to reset the radio or restore factory defaults in the Dodge Challenger and Dodge Charger UConnect system, read our how-to below.

Why would I reset the factory defaults?

Some car owners have noticed that after awhile or some sort of glitch, the UConnect system does not operate as smoothly as before. There have been issues with using bluetooth, playing music, and more. Just as one is advised to turn off a computer when issues begin, resetting and rebooting the UConnect system can be a relatively easy fix to some of the problems you are experiencing with the system.

How to Reset the Radio or Restore Factory Defaults in the Dodge Challenger and Dodge Charger UConnect System:

  1. In order to reset the radio or restore factory defaults in the Dodge Challenger and Dodge Charger UConnect system, you need to first get to the secret engineering dashboard.
  2. To get to the engineering dashboard, press the hot and cold up and down buttons at the same time for five seconds.
  3. Scroll through the menu until you come to the reset factory defaults.
  4. Select this option and the screen should prompt you to wait 30 seconds.

**Note: This is a factory default reset, so some of the settings may change**

Now you know how to reset the radio or restore factory defaults in the Dodge Challenger and Dodge Charger UConnect system, you can use this as a last resort when you are having issues with the UConnect system. This can change a bunch of settings. If you’d rather have it looked at by one of our service staff, we are always here to help! For more Tech tips, follow Wilde Chrysler Jeep Dodge Ram on Twitter or Like us on Facebook.

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