How to remove and install a 2013 Toyota RAV4 Radio

Many things are upgrading at a surprising speed with faster and faster development of technology.This is just where the market is,because human begins need more advanced products,they are seeking for this kind of life style.Then how about your 2013 Toyota RAV4 radio update?I will show you how to remove and install a 2013 Toyota RAV4 radio in this article.

2013 Toyota RAV4 Radio

2013 Toyota RAV4 Radio

This above picture is a suitable one which can match your Toyota RAV4,do you feel familiar with it for you have seen a similar one when you are going car market.Yes,this is the aftermarket car dvd with touch screen and bluetooth music.

Many of you are thinking about the upgrading affair but don’t know what to do with the car radio.Don’t worry,you’ll see specific installation steps for Toyota RAV4 radio in latter part.But please remember to remove the negative power cable from the battery before you begin your installation as the next picture shows.

2013 Toyota RAV4 Radio removal:

1.Use an automotive tool remove the upper dashboard trim panel,set the panel aside once removed

2013 Toyota RAV4 Radio removal step 1

2013 Toyota RAV4 Radio removal step 1

2.Prize the air conditioning vents gently which are on the left and right-hand sides of the factory touch screen unit away from the dashboard

2013 Toyota RAV4 Radio removal step 2

2013 Toyota RAV4 Radio removal step 2

2013 Toyota RAV4 Radio removal step 3

2013 Toyota RAV4 Radio removal step 3

3.Prize the clock display gently and hazard lamp panel away from the trim panel and set it to the side

2013 Toyota RAV4 Radio removal step 4

2013 Toyota RAV4 Radio removal step 4

4.Take four retaining screws attaching the factory touch screen unit to the dashboard out

2013 Toyota RAV4 Radio removal step 5

2013 Toyota RAV4 Radio removal step 5

5.Softly remove the touch screen unit  from the panel and lean it forward to gain access to the wiring harnesses on the reverse side

2013 Toyota RAV4 Radio removal step 6

2013 Toyota RAV4 Radio removal step 6

6.Unplug the touch screen by pulling off the individual harnesses

2013 Toyota RAV4 Radio removal step 7

2013 Toyota RAV4 Radio removal step 7

7.Dashboard which is totally removed

2013 Toyota RAV4 Radio removal step 8

2013 Toyota RAV4 Radio removal step 8

2013 Toyota RAV4 Radio installation:

Work for removal part has finished until here,in fact removal is the main part of upgrading car radio.If you have a clear idea about removal affairs,the next Toyota RAV4 radio installation will not be a hard thing to you.

What you should do can be divided into three parts:make connections with all cables,install new machine and install other parts back to their primary places.

If you feel a little complex to do the connection or other things,you can scan some helpful websites which will give you correct guide,for example:

http://www.seicane.com/10-2-inch-oem-android-radio-gps-navigation-system-for-2013-toyota-rav4-with-bluetooth-capacitive-touch-screen-tpms-dvr-obd-ii-rear-camera-aux-3g-wifi-hd-1080p-video-headrest-monitor-control-usb-sd-s082703

or you can ask people who knows better about this aspect.

Making sure your security is actually the most important no matter how entertaining that reaching this upgrade goal is.So please having a better understanding about the upgrade as much as possible and making adequate preparations as you can before any work.

Precautions after installation:

1.Please try to make the unit away from heat sources,such as heating,heat or have other things,or it may cause damage to it

2.Please do not let this machine being exposed to rain or moisture in the environment(as when rain or car washing) to avoid the internal machinery of the short circuit caused some danger

3.Before you clean the head unit,you have to shut down power cables and then wipe panel.Without using volatile chemicals to clean trim panel

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