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I need to replace the stock shaft radio with a brand new aftermarket head unit. NEED HELP!

I have a 1986 Ford F250 Reg. Cab with a stock shaft radio inside of it. The radio doesnt work that well so i bought a brand new aftermarket radio on ebay for really cheap when the aftermarket radio arrives im considering taking it to either a shop or trying to replace the stock radio and install the Aftermarket headunit by myself or with a friend. But no one seems to be able to give me detailed instructionson how to remove the stock radio and then modify the hole from the stock radio so that the aftermarket kit will fit inside the whole and the aftermarket head unit can be hooked up easily. IF someone could give me instructions from another website or from your own knowledge please help me because im a fraid if i dont have instructions i willl wind up messing somethingup and have to spend a lot of money just to fix something. Thankyou

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Is this a post raido or flat face? flat faces will have din pins 2 hole each side of raido have to get a tool to remove --also get wire adp. frm parts store will b -easy that way

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