A step-by-step installation guide of a 2011 2012 Kia K2 RIO car stereo with DVD Player AM FM radio Bluetooth 

Driving your beloved car while you are listening to your favorite music on all ways is quite cool a thing, doesn’t it? Nowadays, more and more car owners are trying to improve their driving experience, so most of them will replace their factory radio with a new aftermarket car stereo. It’ s a great idea. If you own a 2011 2012 Kia K2 RIO and want to replace your factory radio, please look at the picture below, it’s a 2011 2012 Kia K2 RIO car stereo from Seicane. If you have the same dashboard, you can read the following Kia K2 RIO car stereo installation guide for your reference.

2011 2012 Kia K2 RIO  car stereo after installation

2011 2012 Kia K2 RIO car stereo after installation

 

Here are some tips about the installation:

1.Please disconnect the power before the installation.

2.Please prepare a lever and a screwdriver before the removal and the installation.

3.Please keep all the separate parts from the car. Please take great care of the dashboard to avoid scratching it during its detachment and installation. Please keep handy any parts from the car and make use of all the original screws from the car as much as possible, so each related part of the unit can be fixed securely.

 

2011 2012 Kia K2 RIO installation guide

1.The factory radio of KIA K2.

2011 2012 Kia K2 RIO  car stereo installation step 1

2011 2012 Kia K2 RIO car stereo installation step 1

 

2.Use a lever to pry the upper trim panel, and loosen it with your hands.

2011 2012 Kia K2 RIO  car stereo installation step 2-1

2011 2012 Kia K2 RIO car stereo installation step 2-1

2011 2012 Kia K2 RIO  car stereo installation step 2-2

2011 2012 Kia K2 RIO car stereo installation step 2-2

 

3.Remove the trim panel.

2011 2012 Kia K2 RIO  car stereo installation step 3

2011 2012 Kia K2 RIO car stereo installation step 3

 

4.Pry around the front panel with a removal tool, take it out of the dash and disconnect cables at the back of the panel.

2011 2012 Kia K2 RIO  car stereo installation step 4-1

2011 2012 Kia K2 RIO car stereo installation step 4-1

2011 2012 Kia K2 RIO  car stereo installation step 4-2

2011 2012 Kia K2 RIO car stereo installation step 4-2

 

5.Remove four screws that fixed the radio with a screwdriver.

2011 2012 Kia K2 RIO  car stereo installation step 5

2011 2012 Kia K2 RIO car stereo installation step 5

 

6.Take the original radio out of the dash and unplug connectors at the back of it.

2011 2012 Kia K2 RIO  car stereo installation step 6-1

2011 2012 Kia K2 RIO car stereo installation step 6-1

2011 2012 Kia K2 RIO  car stereo installation step 6-2

2011 2012 Kia K2 RIO car stereo installation step 6-2

 

7.Make connection between the new Seicane radio’s cables and your car’s.

2011 2012 Kia K2 RIO  car stereo installation step 7

2011 2012 Kia K2 RIO car stereo installation step 7

 

8.Release this part of rubber as the picture show.

2011 2012 Kia K2 RIO  car stereo installation step 8

2011 2012 Kia K2 RIO car stereo installation step 8

 

9.Get down screws that lay on two sides and use a knife to pry lower place of it.

2011 2012 Kia K2 RIO  car stereo installation step 9-1

2011 2012 Kia K2 RIO car stereo installation step 9-1

2011 2012 Kia K2 RIO  car stereo installation step 9-2

2011 2012 Kia K2 RIO car stereo installation step 9-2

 

10.Put cables into the space after those two steels are taken out.

2011 2012 Kia K2 RIO  car stereo installation step 10

2011 2012 Kia K2 RIO car stereo installation step 10

 

11.Connect cables between new Seicane radio, fix screws back to it, then put the new Seicane head unit into the dash.

2011 2012 Kia K2 RIO  car stereo installation step 11

2011 2012 Kia K2 RIO car stereo installation step 11

 

12.Turn on the new Seicane head unit and check whether the radio is working properly.

13.Install other screws and trim panel back to your car.

 

That’s the detailed installation guide for a Kia K2 RIO car stereo. If you have any questions, it’s suggested you turn to your dealer or a professional for help. If you find it too hard to understand the procedure, it’s wise of you to install your new car stereo in a car upgrade center or ask a professional to install it.

Before the installation, you need to make sure you have a suitable car stereo for your car. Because different car stereos are specially made for different cars. If you have no idea which car stereo can fit your car, you can refer to the following link which is a great Kia K2 RIO car stereo from Seicane.

 

http://www.seicane.com/seicane-s128603-8-inch-quad-core-2011-2012-kia-k2-rio-pure-android-4-4-4-sat-nav-car-a-v-system-with-cd-dvd-player-am-fm-radio-bluetooth-mirror-link-obd2-3g-wifi-16g-flash-steering-wheel-control-aux-dvr-rearview-camera

 

Turn on the GPS feature of this Kia K2 RIO car stereo, the turn-by-turn directions and voice prompts can guide you to anywhere you like with the least time. You are sure to keep safe by dialing or answering the calls with your hands on the steering wheel control as long as you have a cell phone with Bluetooth connectivity.

Thanks to the amazing multimedia feature of this stereo, you can play any DVD disk from all over the world, and other audio and videos formats like DVD/DIVX/MP4/MP3/MP2/VCD etc. are supported, you must be filled with relaxation and enjoyment all the way.

Enjoy all your trips from now on with this amazing Kia K2 RIO car stereo! Good luck to you!

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