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Head Unit Install Pics

Discussion in 'Audio & Video' started by Rocketball, Mar 30, 2009.

  1. Mar 30, 2009 at 1:37 PM
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    Rocketball

    Rocketball [OP] If The World Didn't Suck, We'd All Fall Off

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    Not really sure if this is the right forum, but here it goes.......

    I finally got around to taking some pictures of the head unit install I did with my son a few months ago in my 08 4x4 Sport DC.

    You can't really tell from these pictures, but the extra storage pocket in the dash kit is lined with black, self stick felt. It does a great job of protecting my sunglasses, and it only cost me $.99.

    Here's a shot of the finished product:

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    Here's a shot of the Sirius radio and bracket:

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    Here's the back of the bracket. It came complete with the swivel and mounting plate. It was a breeze to install:

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    Here's how I have routed the hard wiring for the Sirius radio. I'm not sure it will stay like this, but it works for now:

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    While I was at it, I also hard wired my radar detector. I filed a small notch into the top of the dash kit to get the wire behind the dash:

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    Any questions or comments, let me know.

    Scott
     
  2. Mar 30, 2009 at 1:51 PM
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    Rocketball

    Rocketball [OP] If The World Didn't Suck, We'd All Fall Off

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  3. Mar 30, 2009 at 1:52 PM
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    harshest

    harshest I am the Sofa King

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  4. Oct 9, 2009 at 5:39 AM
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    machman

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    Nice job and nice photos too.
     
  5. Oct 9, 2009 at 6:10 AM
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    ItalynStylion

    ItalynStylion Sounds Gooooood

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    Very clean install!
     
  6. Oct 9, 2009 at 8:55 AM
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    btacoma

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  7. Oct 9, 2009 at 9:55 AM
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    atsaubrey

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    PM me where you got the self stick felt, that would really help me with some center console squeeks in my other car!
     
  8. Oct 16, 2009 at 10:17 AM
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    machman

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    I finally got it installed. Here are some photos as promised.

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  9. Oct 18, 2009 at 8:50 AM
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    Rocketball

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    Nice job.
     
  10. Oct 18, 2009 at 4:05 PM
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    itsmyturn

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    both installs look good
     
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