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Stereo system I just got a pioneer stereo system and I don't know how to get the old stock radio out. can someone help me...

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You will need to make a special tool. On each side of the radio is two holes, one on top of the other. Here is a picture.
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You will need to use a coat hanger and cut it into two 6 in pieces. Bend each piece into a U shape as the picture shows. Insert the u-shaped tool into the holes. Use a small flat head screw driver and lightly pry the radio out. Your radio should be able to slide out at this point. I hope this is helpful.

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It takes a special tool to remove the factory unit. You can actually get them at an autoparts store.

Posted on Jan 07, 2009

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