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.
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
2.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
4.Loosen and get the radio trim panel out
5.Make all molex plugs unplugged
6.Get 4 screws out to make out the factory radio
7.Remove original stereo and 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.