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How do i take out the stock radio so i can but in a after market cd player?

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Removal & Installation

  1. Remove the radio knobs and anti-rattle springs.
  2. Remove the two hex nuts securing the bezel to the radio.
  3. Remove the two center air conditioning outlet grilles. Remove the one screw in each outlet.
  4. Remove the maplights and remove the center panel insert.
  5. Unbolt and remove the radio from the panel.
  6. Disconnect wiring.
  7. Installation is the reverse of removal.

Posted on Oct 08, 2009

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    Greg Bernett Oct 08, 2009

    Removing the trim panel retaining scews - radio removal

  • Greg Bernett
    Greg Bernett Oct 08, 2009

    Removing the radio outer knob

    Removing the radio inner knob

    Removing the radio assembly hex nuts

  • Greg Bernett
    Greg Bernett Oct 08, 2009

    Removing the A/C outlet grilles retainer clips

    Removing the A/C outlet grilles

  • Greg Bernett
    Greg Bernett Oct 08, 2009

    Removing the upper trim panel retaining scews

    Removing the radio trim panel - radio removal

  • Greg Bernett
    Greg Bernett Oct 08, 2009

    Removing the radio-to-dash side retaining bolts

    Removing the radio to dash lower retaining bolt

  • Greg Bernett
    Greg Bernett Oct 08, 2009

    Removing the radio electrical connections



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