If you want to upgrade your factory radio, you will must try to find the one with high-quality. But you need to pay attention to the compatibility as well. A good car stereo is what can fit your car and can be installed in your car without any gap. If you also know how to install a car radio on your own, things will become easier. The following picture is a Seicane 2008-2011 Ford Focus radio after installation, if you have the same or similar dashboard, you can take this 2008-2011 Ford Focus radio installation guide as a reference.
- Please apply the parking brake and remove the negative cable on the vehicle battery before the removal to ensure safety.
- A lever and a screwdriver need to be prepared before the installation.
2008-2011 Ford Focus radio installation guide
1.Open the middle storage compartment and pry the plastic up with a flathead screwdriver.
2.Once you remove the center panel that surrounds the e-brake and shift stick you need to remove the 2 screws that secure the bottom of the radio unit into place.
3.Using a flathead screwdriver to pry the plastic plate on the passenger side (where the airbag is located). This won’t come all the way off, as there’s a screw keeping it from doing so. You should be able to get it off enough to be able to remove the radio.
4.Remove the two screws holding the plastic that surrounds the steering wheel.
5.Lower the steering wheel all the way and remove this plastic.
6.Remove the vents above the top of the radio dash unit.
7.Remove the two screws holding the radio in place.
8.Starting from the bottom begin to pull the dash unit out.
9.Make antennas and cables of the new Seicane radio connected step by step as installation instructions show, and you should be very careful when you are doing this for it will affect the whole procedure.
- Put the new Seicane radio into the dash.
- Turn on the new Seicane radio and check whether the radio is working properly.
- Install screws, vents and panels accordingly, and put everything into their original place.
If it’s the first time you install a car radio, you have to make clear every step before you begin to do it, or you can finish it under the help of a professional technician so as to avoid the unexpected damage.
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This car radio with an advanced Android 4.4.4 operating system and a powerful RK3188 1.6 GHz Cortex A9 Quad-core processor to upgrade you car radio capabilities. It operates more smoothly and stores more data than before due to the RK3188 1.6 GHz Cortex A9 Quad-core CPU.
Find your way to your destination with the turn–by-turn directions and voice guidance of the GPS system. The Bluetooth ability allows you listen to your favorite music and have hands-free calls for a safe and enjoyable journey. DVD, VCD, CD, radio, RDS are all compatible with this radio, so that you can amuse yourself and your passengers on all trips.
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