With the improvement of technology, more and more people prefer to install the relative stuff in their car such as radios, particular in Chevrolet S10. As the user of Chevy Chevrolet, I often choose to DIY installation of radios so as to save some money. On the other hand, replacing the receiver doesn’t cost much time but it need some skills. Here is an professional article about installation guide of 2012-2014 Chevrolet 10 Radio as a reference to help those who are in need.
Before installation, you should pay attention to some important tips. First of all, you can disconnect the power and prepare some tools such as lever before the removal and the installation. Secondly, you should keep all the separate parts from the car and take great care of the dashboard to avoid scratching it during its detachment and installation.
Last but not least, you should keep handy any parts from the car and make use of all the original screws from the car as much as possible so that each related part of the unit can be fixed securely.
2012 2013 2014 Chevrolet S10 stereo removal
1.Gently lever the upper trim housing panel from the dash with a removal tool.
2.Lever edges of side panel,release and reposition the shifter.
3.Make out 2 screws(this screw and the other corresponding one) from the storage pocket,remove car storage.
4.Make out 4 screws which are on the accessory control panel.
5.When you remove this very tough panel you should be patient and the clips will loosen.,then let panel hang to side.
6.Make out 2 screws from radio control panel,unplug the radio control panel.
7.Take out the really strange blue clip absolutely before removing the other connector,and remove the latter one.
8.Get out 2 screws which are on the radio chassis,and remove the other 2 screws which are near the top of the stereo,in order to fasten the screen.
9.Make screen out by pulling,and get behind clip out.
10.There are still 2 screws on stereo,remove them from car head unit.
11.Take stereo and connectors out.
12.Read installation instructions that within you new bought stereo,precisely make cables connection between new stereo with car.
13.After correct connection,install your new unit into your car and turn on it to test whether your actions are all right.
13.Fix 2 screws to the stereo and install the dvd player in position.
14.Make 2 screws back to the place near top of the stereo,and 2 screws to radio chassis.
15.Make other parts back to original place and don’t forget to firm their screws back to them to fix corresponding machine.
Once you finished these 15 steps, you should get the basic structure about how to replace it on your own, but if you think it is too difficult for you , you can go to the internet to search the other assistance. There is a recommended link of Chevrolet Android unit, which covers all aspect of it including installation and buying guide. You can visit it and may get some inspiration. Want to know more details? Please come to click it now!