As we all know, install a new aftermarket radio is a very popular trend now. And it just like change a cell phone. Actually most of car radio are largely identical but with differences. Therefore, if your car’s dashboard looks alike this one as the picture shows, it means that it’s also suitable for your car. Before we begin this article,if you are the owner of 2012 Toyota Hilux but you hold your car’s radio is obsoleted and you want to replace a more advanced one, then it’s a right choice for you to read this essay. For that you will see detailed operation steps on how to remove 2012 Toyota Hilux radio here, which may let you not need to ask someone who are professional for help but do it by yourself.
If you are looking for a better aftermarket Toyota Hilux radio to instead of your original radio, I have a good suggestion:
If you want to have improve your quality of car life, this aftermarket radio can be a good choice for you. It has intelligent pure android 4.4.4 operation system and 6.2 inch HD 1024*600 multi-touch screen and supports dual-screen display for the highest resolution of 2048*1536.
You can perform Google search on the road with quick search box, play online games, watch videos, download online data and check emails by connecting to any WiFi hotspot in range or 3g internet, download any applications in the android market for access to games, Skype, MSN, YouTube, twitter, E-Book, Gmail etc. And it is your perfect road companion.
2012 Toyota Hilux Radio installation
1·First remove the negative cable from the battery.
2·Then return to the inside of the Toyota Hilux, pull three knobs out and set them aside.
3·Remove the screw in the center knob with a Phillips screwdriver.
4·Pull out the trim panel with medium force by your hands.
5·Unplug one connector behind the trim panel.
6·Using a Phillips screwdriver remove two screws as the picture shows.
7·Unscrew four 10mm bolts holding the radio in place.
8·When the screws are out, pull the radio out of the dash.
9·Disconnecting the harnesses behind the factory radio.
10·Make antennas and cables connected step by step as installation instructions show, and you should be very careful when you are doing this for it will affect whole procedure.
11·After finishing connections,turn on new radio and check your new unit, I hope that you can enjoy your new audio system, this is the whole installation process.
Toyota Hilux Radio is installed now. And there are some attentions about radio usage and maintance for you:
1.After you have installed a new unit successfully,please do not be so excited that you stare at it or pay most attention on it when you are driving with it,it’s very dangerous.
2.If you meet raining days with high humidity when you are driving, the moisture may gather on your head unit,you should pay attention to it for it will probably lead to DVD player’s unproper work.
3.Please try to make touch screen as clean as possible, do not sprinkle any liquid on the stereo if you hope it can be used longer and better.