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Need HELP with my new stereo!

Discussion in 'Audio & Video' started by ToyotaKTMracing, Mar 8, 2012.

  1. Mar 8, 2012 at 6:22 PM
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    ToyotaKTMracing

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    So my new JVC KW-R500 came today with everything and a mounting kit, but the factory mounting brackets do not fit onto the new stereo. Idk what to do :confused: 2nd gen taco btw
     
  2. Mar 8, 2012 at 6:30 PM
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  3. Mar 8, 2012 at 8:11 PM
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    JGUT

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    Hey man if you're having problems I highly recommend you call crutchfield because they are well known for their excellent phone support. It'll be way better than sitting here and hitting the refresh button waiting for a reply.
     
  4. Mar 8, 2012 at 10:22 PM
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    silk12taco

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    That's weird, my Pioneer AVHP-1400 lined up perfectly with the factory metal brackets, I thought all headunits were universal. Call JVC and let them know.
     
  5. Mar 8, 2012 at 10:32 PM
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    you could always check a local stereo shop maybe they can help thats what i would do
     
  6. Mar 9, 2012 at 4:04 AM
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    I'll be calling crutchfield this weekend. I really like this unit and I hope it works out
     
  7. Mar 9, 2012 at 6:01 AM
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  8. Mar 9, 2012 at 6:31 AM
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    It's been my experience that HU's are designed for universal fit. They'll have several threaded mounting holes in the chassis and some combination of the holes will line up with your factory/aftermarket brackets. GL!
     
  9. Mar 9, 2012 at 2:11 PM
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    Thanks. I think this unit slides for different screw holes so the bracket can fit, but idk how if it does
     
  10. Mar 9, 2012 at 7:59 PM
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    Got it! I now have it all hooked up now.
     
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