To enjoy much convenience and enjoyment at the same time in your car, you just need to upgrade your factory radio with a modern car radio. And some car owners are curious that if it is hard to install a new radio. Actually, it’s not too difficult to install a new car radio. The article below is a step-by-step 2012 2013 MAZDA CX-5 car radio installation guide from Seicane. Wish it can be helpful with the installation of your new radio.
Before and during installation, you should notice:
1.Before connecting, please make sure the ignition is off to avoid short circuit.
2.Ensure connect the yellow and red power cable at last.
3.Ensure that all loose wires are isolated with electrical tape
4.Ensure don’t tangle the wire when tighten the moving parts(Such as seat rails).
5.Ensure that all ground is connected to the same place.
6.Using the improper fuse may cause damage of fire, so when replace the fuse, please consult the professional.
2012 2013 MAZDA CX-5 car radio installation guide
1·Remove the original console panel with a plastic knife, pry gently along the gap and pick up the panel. Then set it aside.
2·Remove the four screws that fixed the radio on the dashboard. Remove these screws will not be a difficult job.
3·Pull the factory radio out of the dash. Pull it with medium force, as the wires are connected to the radio.
4·Unplug the connectors.
5·Remove the brackets on both sides of the factory radio. So far the removal of the factory radio is completed. Next steps will move to the installation of the Seicane radio.
6·Install the brackets on both sides of the Seicane radio
7·Dock the connectors of the original vehicle and the upgraded car audio.
8·Insert the wires to the appropriate location of the upgraded head radio. If you are not sure about how to wire correctly, you may refer to the wiring diagram for details.
9·Fix the Seicane radio with the four screws.
10·Firm the console panel. Finally the new Seicane radio is installed and a comprehensive test should be conducted on the new radio.
After reading this installation guide for MAZDA CX-5 car radio, you probably have a general idea about how to install your new radio. If you have any questions, please consult your dealer or a professional. Be clear every step before you start to install. If you want o find an ideal radio for your car, you are welcome to click the following link which is about a MAZDA CX-5 car radio from Seicane:
This pioneer MAZDA CX-5 car radio comes with advanced configurations and an appealing interface for you to upgrade your factory radio. The turn-by-turn direction and voice prompts provided by its GPS navigation system can guide you to a variety of locations on time. A journey with security and enjoyment will be always with you when you simply pair with your enabled cell phone via the built in Bluetooth technology.