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How to remove 2013 Toyota RAV4 original radio stereo and install GPS bluetooth dvd

Before we know the specific upgrade steps,I’d like to show you an image:head unit after installation,radio GPS dvd bluetooth with sat nav system of 2013 Toyota RAV4.

head unit after installation,radio GPS dvd bluetooth with sat nav system of 2013 Toyota RAV4

head unit after installation,radio GPS dvd bluetooth with sat nav system of 2013 Toyota RAV4

This new unit is one special stereo that suits 2013 Toyota RAV4,you can have a look at its trim panel and compare it with your original one’s.They are same,this is why it fits your car.

Nowadays more and more things are upgrading at very rapid speed with faster and faster development of technology.This is where the market just is,that human begins need more advanced products,they need so they seek for this kind of life style.

So how to remove 2013 Toyota RAV4 original radio stereo and install GPS bluetooth dvd?About this question,I will show you detailed installation steps for it in the following part.

Most of you are thinking about the upgrading things but don’t know what to do with the car radio.Don’t worry,you’ll see specific installation steps for Toyota RAV4 radio in latter part.But please note to remove the negative power cable from the battery before you begin your installation as the next picture shows.

2013 Toyota RAV4 original radio removal and aftermarket radio installation:

1.Make out the upper dashboard trim panel with an automotive tool,set the panel aside once removed

Make out the upper dashboard trim panel with an automotive tool

Make out the upper dashboard trim panel with an automotive tool

2.Pry the air conditioning vents on the left and right-hand sides of the factory touch careen unit gently away from the dashboard

Pry the air conditioning vents on the left and right-hand sides of the factory touch careen unit gently away from the dashboard

Pry the air conditioning vents on the left and right-hand sides of the factory touch careen unit gently away from the dashboard

3.Gently lever the clock display and hazard lamp panel away from the dashboard and set it to the side

Gently lever the clock display and hazard lamp panel away from the dashboard and set it to the side

Gently lever the clock display and hazard lamp panel away from the dashboard and set it to the side

4.Get out the four retaining screws attaching the factory touch screen unit to the dashboard

Get out the four retaining screws attaching the factory touch screen unit to the dashboard

Get out the four retaining screws attaching the factory touch screen unit to the dashboard

5.Gently remove the touch screen unit away from the dashboard and lean it forward to gain access to the wiring harnesses on the reverse side

Gently remove the touch screen unit away from the dashboard and lean it forward to gain access to the wiring harnesses on the reverse side

Gently remove the touch screen unit away from the dashboard and lean it forward to gain access to the wiring harnesses on the reverse side

6.Make the touch screen disconnected by unplugging the individual harnesses

Make the touch screen disconnected by unplugging the individual harnesses

Make the touch screen disconnected by unplugging the individual harnesses

7.Absolutely removed dashboard

Absolutely removed dashboard

Absolutely removed dashboard

Original Toyota RAV4 radio removal has finished until here,in fact removal is the main part of upgrading car radio.

If you have a clear idea about removal affairs,the next installation process will not be a hard thing to you.

And it can be divided into three parts:make connections with all cables,install new machine and install other parts back to their primary places.

When you feel a little difficult to do the connection or other things,you can scan some helpful websites which will give you correct guide,for example: http://www.seicane.com/all-in-one-touch-screen-radio-stereo-for-2013-toyota-rav4-with-3g-wifi-dvd-player-bluetooth-music-tv-tuner-ipod-aux-steering-wheel-control-c247 ,or you can ask someone who knows better about this aspect.

We should know that making sure your security is actually the most important no matter how entertaining that reaching this upgrade goal is.So please having a better understanding about the upgrade as much as possible and making adequate preparations as you can before any work.

Precautions after installation:

1.Please try to make the radio away from heat sources,such as heating,heat or have other things,or it may cause damage to the machine

2.Please do not expose this machine to rain or moisture in the environment(as when rain or car washing) to avoid the internal machinery of the short circuit,which may cause some danger

3.You have to shut down power cables and then wipe panel before you clean the head unit.No using volatile chemicals to clean trim panel

 

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Specific installation instructions for 2008-2013 Audi Q5 bluetooth dvd audio GPS navigation system

I think most of you want to upgrade the audio system of Audi Q5.If you are really busy and doesn’t plan to do it yourself at all,then you can ask a skilled man to finish it.Or if you are more likely to try by yourself,it’s also possible to realize when you have grasped correct steps and specific installation instructions for 2008-2013 Audi Q5 bluetooth dvd audio GPS navigation system which contains some precautions about the upgrade process.

At first,let’s have a view at following image first,this is one car stereo which is specially for 2008-2013 Audi Q5: head unit after installation,bluetooth gps radio stereo sat nav system of 2008-2013 Audi Q5.

new dashboard after installation,bluetooth gps radio of 2008-2013 Audi Q5

If you watch carefully,you will find that its trim panel is same to your factory one,this is why this unit can be installed in your car.This can be a guide to choose a suitable car dvd for other car owners.

From this picture,you will find that this Audi Q5 bluetooth dvd is different from other ones at some places.But it won’t matter the removal and installation for head unit.

Actually there are a lot of steps are similar among car stereo installation,it means that you will learn some useful things no matter whether this unit is suitable for your car.

2008-2013 Audi Q5 original audio removal:

1.The original stereo radio

The original stereo radio

The original stereo radio

2.Fasten the original screen frame and then remove it

Fasten the original screen frame and then remove it

Fasten the original screen frame and then remove it

3.Pull double flashing light button away from the unit

Pull double flashing light button away from the unit

Pull double flashing light button away from the unit

4.Get four screws which fixed the screen out

Get four screws which fixed the screen out

Get four screws which fixed the screen out

5.Disconnect the cable which is on the screen

Disconnect the cable which is on the screen

Disconnect the cable which is on the screen

6.Loosen and take out the air-conditioner vent grille

Loosen and take out the air-conditioner vent grille

Loosen and take out the air-conditioner vent grille

7.Remove four screws which fixed the original CD radio and remove the player

Remove four screws which fixed the original CD radio and remove the player

Remove four screws which fixed the original CD radio and remove the player

2008-2013 Audi Q5 dvd bluetooth installation:

8.Make wires connection as the picture show

Make wires connection

Make wires connection

9.Make connection between the cable and the GPS box

Make connection between the cable and the GPS box

Make connection between the cable and the GPS box

10.By using the support,fix the GPS box on the glove box

By using the support,fix the GPS box on the glove box

By using the support,fix the GPS box on the glove box

11.Make the cable connected to the radio

Make the cable connected to the radio

Make the cable connected to the radio

12.Connect original power line  to the tieline

Connect original power line  to the tieline

Connect original power line to the tieline

13.Then connect the tieline to the its original car position

connect the tieline to the its original car position

connect the tieline to the its original car position

14.Fix the removed screws

Fix the removed screws

Fix the removed screws

15.Turn on new radio  and check all the functions,then install other parts to their original places

Turn on new radio  and check all the functions,then install other parts to their original places

Turn on new radio and check all the functions,then install other parts to their original places

A well-done dvd player after installation will bring you too much entertainment and convenience.So if you have any questions about this procedure,you can get help from the Internet,for example,you can visit next site and solve them with the help of workers  there:http://www.seicane.com/oem-dvd-gps-stereo-for-2008-2009-2010-2011-2012-2013-audi-q5-with-am-fm-radio-tv-tuner-bluetooth-music-pop-dvr-steering-wheel-control-auto-av-in-out-ipod-iphone-usb-sd-aux-c149   .

Please do not dismantle the host privately to avoid damage and accident.Before your installation work,you can start car engine to check original radio function display and control buttons to see whether the machine is normal; whether car inside and outside have squandering phenomenon.After that the installer can reflect the case to customers if the unit has any problem.

Please notice that when you are installing,the wire arrangement must be reasonable for the space for installation is limited.It is suggested to reduce unnecessary wires to make the new DVD  unit easier to install and access.

The cables and wires that will be connected to the car head unit must be routed properly to avoid accessing any moving parts,including steering wheel column acceleration pedal and brake pedal.All wires must be properly bonded to against any loosen during driving.

 

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Easy upgrade steps for 2004-2008 Ford Focus head unit to reo audio support Ipod Multi-Languages  

new audio after installation,radio gps nav system Support 3-zone POP MP5 of 2004-2008 Ford Focus

new audio after installation,radio gps nav system Support 3-zone POP MP5 of 2004-2008 Ford Focus

This picture is new audio after installation,radio gps nav system Support 3-zone POP MP5 of 2004-2008 Ford Focus.If your Ford Focus’s stereo is a factory one,you may find much difference between them.

Obvious on the screen and push buttons.This new Ford Focus head unit has less push buttons and bigger screen which can be operated by touch it with touch screen pen,this is certain-extent like we use cellphones.In addition,its navigation system has become many people’s basic pursuit.

Thus more and more people want to replace their original ones,but have problems on how to do this work.Don’t worry,today I will show you easy upgrade steps for 2004-2008 Ford Focus head unit to reo audio support Ipod Multi-Languages.

Actually it’s not a difficult thing if you have obtained right installation instructions.And here are some suggestions on Ford Focus aftermarket navigation system installation that may benefit you finishing your update work.And before you begin it,remove battery negative lead first.

 2004-2008 Ford Focus original audio removal:

1.You’ll see four horizontal slots if you look closely at the factory radio

You’ll see four horizontal slots if you look closely at the factory radio

You’ll see four horizontal slots if you look closely at the factory radio

2.Make one of the four keys inserted into 4 slots.Curved edge of keys with notch faces inward.Gently wiggle them,until you can feel they have located correctly.If you don’t want to bend the clips behinf,or you’ll struggle to remove the radio.Once you’re sure they’ve located correctly,slide them all the way in,and they should lock in place.

Make one of the four keys inserted into 4 slots

Make one of the four keys inserted into 4 slots

3.Now you should be able to slide out the stereo,with the help of handles on the pins

slide out the stereo,with the help of handles on the pins

slide out the stereo,with the help of handles on the pins

4.Make the wiring plug disconnected,and the radio antenna plug from the back of the stereo

Make the wiring plug disconnected,and the radio antenna plug from the back of the stereo

Make the wiring plug disconnected,and the radio antenna plug from the back of the stereo

2004-2008 Ford Focus new head unit installation:

5.Next step is wires connection,here is the basic wires connection of power and speakers on the plug

basic wires connection

basic wires connection

basic wires connection 2

basic wires connection 2

You’d better check the power connection with a multimeter before applying power cable,then install your car with new stereo

6.Use a firm pull tool to make the two brackets out of original stereo(four screws on each side)

Use a firm pull tool to make the two brackets out of original stereo(four screws on each side)

Use a firm pull tool to make the two brackets out of original stereo(four screws on each side)

After all cables and antennas have been correctly connected,slid the stereo back into the dash and make power cable connected to original place again,then clip in the fascia adaptor,then your installation work is accomplished.

slide the stereo out,using the handles on the pins

Facts shows that a large percent of people have done it without much trouble,and if you want to fully enjoy its advanced features for longer time,you need to pay attentions to the following notes.

Precautions after installation:

1.Touch screen is an very important part,so protecting the screen well by using only touch screen pen or your hand,do not sprin any liquid on it and keep it as neatly as possible

2.You may use clean cloth gently wipe it if you want to clean up the stereo,no any strong chemicals or other damaged cleaning products

Upgrading car stereo is of course wonderful and you can also get much entertainments,but you also may meet some problems on using new radio that affects you,then you can visit next website for answers,or seek help from market staffer: http://www.seicane.com/in-dash-oem-2004-2008-ford-focus-dvd-player-gps-atv-with-bt-radio-usb-sd-support-3-zone-pop-mp5-ipod-multi-languages-3g-wifi-c140.

 

 

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How to install 2012 2013 Subaru Outback bluetooth dvd with touch screen aftermarket stereo

Before we talk about specific steps on how to install 2012 2013 Subaru Outback bluetooth dvd with touch screen aftermarket stereo,we can have a look at next picture first.

New stereo after upgrade,bluetooth dvd touch screen with 3G Wifi of 2012 2013 Subaru Outback

New stereo after upgrade,bluetooth dvd touch screen with 3G Wifi of 2012 2013 Subaru Outback

It’s not hard to find a specially produced radio for 2012 2013 Subaru Outback,and this unit is just one of it.This stereo is different from original one on the appearance and functions.You can see it very directly that this unit’s screen is bigger and also nicer.Some new functions such as dvd ,bluetooth,3G wifi and so on are increased in it,which can make our driving time more entertaining.

Before the introduction of installation guide for it,I’d like to show a video which is about how to operate this unit first,you can have a easy view at it:

More and more people want to update vehicle stereos,it’s mainly for people’s needs to everything is getting higher so we need to find more interesting things or things that can make us feel relaxed,such as go on a trip or even have a big rest.

After viewing that video,I hold that most of you have a general idea about new stereo.No matter whether are you going to install one, patiently reading next part will benefit you for you can tell your friends how to do it someday.

2012 2013 Subaru Outback original stereo removal and bluetooth dvd installation:

1.Take this handle out

Take this handle out

Take this handle out

2.Release trim panel with a tool as picture show

Release trim panel with a tool as picture show

Release trim panel with a tool as picture show

3.Get its surrounding panel out

Get its surrounding panel out

Get its surrounding panel out

4.Prize edge of trim panel around it and remove the panel,make cables behind it disconnected

Prize edge of trim panel around it and remove the panel

Prize edge of trim panel around it and remove the panel

make cables behind it disconnected

make cables behind it disconnected

5.Take 2 screws out with the  help of  screwdriver

Take 2 screws out with the  help of  screwdriver

Take 2 screws out with the help of screwdriver

6.After that,you can make two side trim panels out

make two side trim panels out

make two side trim panels out

7.Remove 5 screws which distributes 2 sides of radio,and 2 on one side,and 3 on the other side,then you can take out CD player and disconnect cables beside it

Remove 5 screws which distributes 2 sides of radio

Remove 5 screws which distributes 2 sides of radio

8.Get screws on original unit out

9.Get surface panel of CD out of head unit

Get surface panel of CD out of head unit

Get surface panel of CD out of head unit

10.Make cables and antennas connection as following pictures show

make cables and antennas connection

make cables and antennas connection

make cables and antennas connection 2

make cables and antennas connection 2

11.After connection,mount trim panel on stereo and leave this cable outside

mount trim panel on stereo and leave this cable outside

mount trim panel on stereo and leave this cable outside

12.Make round red cable connected upper right side of the panel

Make round red cable connected upper right side of the panel

Make round red cable connected upper right side of the panel

13.Make outside antennas connected to back of new stereo

Make outside antennas connected to back of new stereo

Make outside antennas connected to back of new stereo

14.Install new audio in the space for it

Install new audio in the space for it

Install new audio in the space for it

15.Make screws fixed and cover panels back to original places

Make screws fixed and cover panels back to original places

Make screws fixed and cover panels back to original places

In total these are 15 steps for Subaru Outback bluetooth radio installation.Don’t be afraid by this digital,it seems to be many things while you will find there doesn’t exist very difficult works that you are unable to do,only if you can be serious and careful to it.

Of course,you can also ask a technical worker to do it if you want to make it more perfect.And it’s very possible to do it well if you want,though you are not professional at it.

In order to enjoy a better time when you are driving a car with a new stereo, you can visit some websites,for example:http://www.seicane.com/head-unit-auto-radio-cd-player-oem-replacement-system-for-subaru-outback-with-gps-navigation-3g-wifi-support-bluetooth-music-tv-dvd-function-c061  ,which will provide you a lot of specific information about this new radio.

 

 

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2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 Chrysler Voyager cd radio upgrade to gps dvd with navigation system

Next image is new stereo after upgrade,dvd player with gps navigation of 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 Chrysler Voyager.

new stereo after upgrade,dvd player with gps navigation of 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 Chrysler Voyager

new stereo after upgrade,dvd player with gps navigation of 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 Chrysler Voyager

If your Chrysler Voyager of 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 have not upgraded your car stereo for some reasons,today I will help you to solve some of them,including that if you want to finish it yourself,exactly I will show you specific steps for 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 Chrysler Voyager cd radio upgrade to gps dvd with navigation system and this is also my object.

Except 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 Chrysler Voyager,the new unit also fits many other cars,including 1999-2004 Jeep Grand Cherokee, 2003-2005 Jeep Wrangler,2002-2007 Jeep Liberty ,2001-2005 Chrysler Grand Voyager ,2002-2004 Chrysler 300M Concorde,2003-2005 Chrysler PT Cruiser,2002-2006 Chrysler Sebring Dodge RAM,2004-2007 Chrysler Town & Country,2002-2004 Dodge Dakota,2004-2005 Dodge 1500  2500 3500 Pickup,2004-2005 Dodge Neon Stratus Intrepid, 2002-2006 Dodge,2004-2007 Dodge Caravan,2005-2006 Dodge Viper.

After watching that applied stereo from a car shop,most of you may be eager to know how to remove Chrysler Voyager cd radio and replace it with a dvd player.Don’t worry,the first thing you should do is to choose a suitable unit for your car.If you want to do it yourself,then you need to find a unit whose panel is the same to your factory one’s.Or you can directly ask someone who works in the shop or on the Internet,they will find you a right one.

It’s not exactly right to think that installing a head unit of the car is a thing for special man.However many people have succeed achieving it by themselves,it’s a real fact.How can they do this? Actually it’s not a difficult thing when you have grasped right installation instruction.

Before I show you detailed procedure for its installation which may benefit you getting over upgrade job,here are some notes but important for you.

Some notes before installation:

1.Please ensure that you have done all car parking affairs to make sure your safety

2.Please remember to disconnect battery negative lead,or it may be dangerous during next process

3.You’d better make enough preparations for this work and ask someone else beside to give you a hand

Before you begin to operate new unit of your car,you can have a view at next video,it’s short but will tell you general things on using the dvd player:

2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 Chrysler Voyager cd radio removal:

1.Use a pry tool,prize trim panel’s edges

Use a pry tool,prize trim panel's edges

Use a pry tool,prize trim panel’s edges

2.Remove trim panel after it is released

Remove trim panel after it is released

Remove trim panel after it is released

3.Remove 4 screws which has two on each side with a screwdriver

Remove 4 screws which has two on each side with a screwdriver

Remove 4 screws which has two on each side with a screwdriver

4.After that you can take CD player out easily

take CD player out easily

take CD player out easily

5.You see that there are cables behind the stereo,so you need to unplug them.Some of them may be very tight,so you should be patient to do this work

unplug all antennas behind the stereo

unplug all antennas behind the stereo

6.Original stereo after removal,if you are careful enough,you will find that panel of it is similar to the audiowhich is showed at the beginning of this article

Original stereo after removal

Original stereo after removal

2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 Chrysler Voyager gps dvd installation:

In the following process, correctly connecting the antennas,cables and connectors is the most important,you can do the connection after carefully reading the upgrade guide that is within your bought stereo.There should be detailed introduction on it,you need to act this connection as it shows step by step.

After that,install new radio in car and turn on it.If it works,then make all other parts back to car.

Wish you good luck!If you are not very sure about the functions of new unit,then you can have a patient look at next website,it will show you what you want: http://www.seicane.com/all-in-one-car-radio-gps-dvd-player-for-2001-2002-2003-2004-2005-chrysler-voyager-with-bluetooth-music-hd-1080p-video-aux-dvr-wifi-3g-backup-camera-c201.

If you want to find more kinds of stereos,you can visit http://www.seicane.com,where there should be a suitable one for you and I have another essay which  is about upgrade guide for Chrysler 300C audio.

 

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Detailed upgrade guide for 2009 2010 2011 2012 Ford F150 F250 F350 CD radio to GPS navigation system

Dear friends,are you a owner of 2009 2010 2011 2012 Ford F150 F250 F350 and have you upgraded your car original audio system to gps navigation system?

With technology rapid development,new dvd radio which fits your series cars have been produced and some new functions are increased and some become more advanced, for example the gps nav system,which is very helpful when someone who are easy to get lost or be lazy to remember routes.

Firstly you can have a look at following head unit after installation,dvd gps navigation with bluetooth music of 2009 2010 2011 2012 Ford F150 F250 F350,and you need to make a comparison with your factory one.

head unit after installation,radio gps navigation with touch screen of 2013 2014 2015 Ford F150 F250 F350

head unit after installation,radio gps navigation with touch screen of 2013 2014 2015 Ford F150 F250 F350

You can make a decision whether you can install a unit like this one into your car and then we come to talk about detailed upgrade guide for 2009 2010 2011 2012 Ford F150 F250 F350 CD radio to GPS navigation system.

If you have make up your mind to replace the head unit for your car,but you know little about it and its upgrade,then you can surf the Internet and visit some websites,for example: http://www.seicane.com/8-inch-2009-2010-2011-2012-ford-f150-f250-f350-expedition-sat-nav-car-a-v-system-lcd-touch-screen-cd-dvd-player-bluetooth-tv-radio-tuner-wifi-3g-aux-auto-a-v-ipod-iphone-1080p-pop-mp3-backup-camera-c222,which can help you get some detailed description and workers there are more professional,they can help you deal with some problems.

In addition,knowing how to operate new unit is very necessary,here is a exact video which is more intuitive,you can have a view at it:

When we have acknowledged so much about aftermarket stereo of Ford F150 F250 F350 cd radio dvd player,then let’s begin theme today.Before you begin any work,please remember to disconnect negative power cable to ensure safety.

 

2009 2010 2011 2012 Ford F150 F250 F350 CD radio removal and dvd GPS radio installation:

1.Get the rubber pad at the top of the radio trim panel out

Get the rubber pad at the top of the radio trim panel out

Get the rubber pad at the top of the radio trim panel out

2.Take the 2 exposed screws out

Take the 2 exposed screws out

Take the 2 exposed screws out

3.Pull side panels containing the a/c vents off the radio trim panel.Please note that it is not necessary to remove the panels completely

Pull side panels containing the a/c vents off the radio trim panel

Pull side panels containing the a/c vents off the radio trim panel

4.Loosen and get the radio trim panel out

Loosen and get the radio trim panel out

Loosen and get the radio trim panel out

5.Make all molex plugs unplugged

Make all molex plugs unplugged

Make all molex plugs unplugged

6.Get 4 screws out to make out the factory radio

Get 4 screws out to make out the factory radio

Get 4 screws out to make out the factory radio

7.Remove original stereo and unplug cables connected it

Remove original stereo

Remove original stereo

unplug cables connected it

unplug cables connected it

You can have a rest for few minutes for you have finished removal task,and then continue to upgrade the stereo.When you are sure that your bought unit fits your car,read installation instructions carefully and tidy well all wires as neatly as possible.

After that,install the new radio into the space.Look around in your car to make sure that you can find screws,panel and pad that are removed before,to use again at later time.

Turn on Ford F150 new head unit,and see whether all functions can operate.If they are ok,it means that your actions are right.But do not be so excited that you do wrong operations to new unit and car,your safety should be ensured at any time.You may try on it and enjoy a wonderful journey.

Precautions after installation:

To make this gps dvd radio can be used longer,I advise you to take care of following notes.

Please use the touch screen pen to control the unit,without using any other sharp objects;try to keep the screen as clean as possible;In addition,note that not to splash any liquid on the screen to avoid unnecessary damage to the stereo.

 

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How to install 2012 2013 Chevrolet Colorado radio audio with navigation touch screen

Head unit after installation,GPS radio audio with navigation system of 2012 2013 Chevrolet Colorado.

Head unit after installation,GPS radio audio with navigation system of 2012 2013 Chevrolet Colorado

Head unit after installation,GPS radio audio with navigation system of 2012 2013 Chevrolet Colorado

When you have a look at this picture,I guess you may be curious about this new stereo for it’s a little different from your factory one on its outward and features.New unit’s screen is a touch screen which can be operated by a special touch screen pen.And it has increased some convenient and entertaining functions,if you want to know it more detail,you can visit some related websites,for example:http://www.seicane.com/oem-in-dash-radio-replacement-mp5-player-for-renault-duster-built-in-gps-pop-dvd-bluetooth-support-anti-shock-2-channel-aux-3g-wifi-c157.

It should be more convenient if your Chevrolet Colorado has upgraded car audio.So many drivers would like to install one but have no idea about how to install 2012 2013 Chevrolet Colorado radio audio with navigation touch screen.Don’t worry,it’s not hard to behave and also doesn’t need much professional skills,it just need you to be patient to know its operation and careful to do it.

Next I will show you detailed installation steps for Chevrolet Colorado radio,please be patient to read it and hope you will benefit a lot.

2012 2013 Chevrolet Colorado original radio removal and new radio installation:

1.Use a pry tool,softly pry the upper vent housing panel from the dash

Use a pry tool,softly pry the upper vent housing panel from the dash

Use a pry tool,softly pry the upper vent housing panel from the dash

2.Pry the edges of the panel arround it,after it is released remove it

Pry the edges of the panel arround it,after it is released remove it

Pry the edges of the panel arround it,after it is released remove it

3.Take 2 screws down from the storage pocket,pull off storage

Take 2 screws down from the storage pocket

Take 2 screws down from the storage pocket

pull off storage

pull off storage

4.Take 4 screws down from the  control panel

Take this screw and the corresponding one down from the  control panel

Take this screw and the corresponding one down from the control panel

Take this lower screw and the corresponding one down from the  control panel

Take this lower screw and the corresponding one down from the control panel

5.Pull panel out,be patient and the clips will release let panel hang to side though the panel was very tough to remove

Pull this tough panel out

Pull this tough panel out

6.Take 2 screws down from the radio control panel,unplug the radio control panel

 

Take 2 screws down from the radio control panel

Take 2 screws down from the radio control panel

7.This is a really strange blue clip,before removing the real connector you must remove the blue clip completely ,and remove the other clip

before removing the real connector you must remove the blue clip completely

before removing the real connector you must remove the blue clip completely

8.Take 2 screws down from the radio chassis,and 2 screws near the top of the stereo to release the screen

Take 2 screws down from the radio chassis

Take 2 screws down from the radio chassis

 

Take down 2 screws near the top of the stereo to release the screen

Take down 2 screws near the top of the stereo to release the screen

9.Pulling  screen out and remove it,remove behind clip

Pulling  screen out and remove it

Pulling screen out and remove it

10.Take 2 more screws on radio down

Take 2 more screws on radio down

Take 2 more screws on radio down

 

11.Remove original  stereo and cables behind it

Remove original  stereo and cables behind it

Remove original stereo and cables behind it

You see,removal affairs has been finished,the following thing is to install a new stereo for your beloved car,and this following part  is actually easier than removing steps.

After you have carefully read up installation instructions,make corresponding cables connection which you should try to make sure it precise.Please pay more attention on this because it’s very important to your installation.After that sort some disordered antennas and install new unit gently into the right space.

Turn on your radio and have a specific check for your installed head unit to see whether it can work properly.If the answer is yes,then continue actions including screwing screws tight to original places and reinstalling storage and trim panel to make everything back.You will enjoy very good time after you have finished whole procedure and drive a car with such a multimedia dash dvd with GPS bluetooth touch screen.

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