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Need to put in a after market radio in my 96 cavalier....

Well don't even know where to start other than take the whole stinking dash off. it's a sedan and i'm goin to change the speakers out to. got the same problem with them. help?

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    yadayada May 11, 2010

    More info, read your post makes little sense except to you maybe

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There is a removable cover around the radio and climate control instruments you should be able to pop it off

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