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Jason 'Tweek' Batty

Aftermarket Head Unit Fit

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Finally got a new head unit, after many problems with the used one I bought, and fitted it last night. Did not take me long to do and I think it looks great. Here is a few pic's of the process.

Start

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Take off the centre console trim

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Take out 6 torx screws and the facia pop's off

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The ford unit had a further 4 torx screws to remove

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All removed

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New double din cage fitted.

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Head unit slotted in no problem, used new wire harness and works nicely. Loverly feel to the touch screen and has ipod connection.

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Enjoyed doing this.....now got to find something else to do.

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Nice job and it looks so much better than the standard unit. What make is it?

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Nice job and it looks so much better than the standard unit. What make is it?

Thanks, its a Kenwood.

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Looks good mate how much it cost you? I'm getting a pioneer soon.

Has your faulty used one been resolved yet?

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Looks good mate how much it cost you? I'm getting a pioneer soon.

Has your faulty used one been resolved yet?

Thanks, nope, looks like I have been left with an £80 brick.

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The mods not helping you out at all?

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Excuse me for reviving the thread but did you have to buy a surround to fill the curved edges. After realising that my unit doesn't play mp3 discs I was considering a new 2 din unit but couldn't figure out how it would fill the original space

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