This is the new head unit after installation for Mazda 5.It can be installed in your car only if your car stereo’s dashboard is same to this one’s.After people bought a car DVD that matches Mazda 5,then 2010 2011 2012 Mazda 5 in dash radio aftermarket navigation installation may be the most troubled thing to deal with. Some people say they can ask professional workers to do it,however,a lot of people can achieve it by themselves. Why?Because they have learnt how to operate the unit and act according to right installation guide.Of course it’s better if we can finish it ourselves.Here are some general steps for it,and you can read them carefully to obtain more useful information.The following content will show installation instructions for Mazda 5 in dash radio,and remember to turn off the radio before you begin your work.
1.Unclip and remove the cup holder panel in the center console
2.Unclip and remove the small pocket panel on the back of the center console behind shifter,disconnect antennas between them
3.Remove two 8mm bolts under cup holder panel holding the back half of the center console to the front half
4.Unscrew and remove the shift knob
5.Slide both seats forward and remove 2 Phillips screws on each side of the center consoles under the screw covers
6.Unclip and pull back the panels at the lower front sides of the center console
7.Remove two Phillips screws from both sides(total of 4) of the front lower half of the center console
8.Unclip and remove the vent panel including the hazard switch above the factory radio
9.It’s easier if you set this piece on the top of the dash to access the screws,and remove 2 screws
10.Then remove 2 screws from behind the shifter trim
11.Pull center console forward,this will help gain access to 2 screws under the climate controls
12.Remove 2 screws under the climater controls
13.Unclip harness and pull rear center console backwards
14.Press in shifter release trigger and pull shifter down,make sure to have a brake on!
15.press in side prongs to release climate controls and then take out climate controls
16.Remove 1 screw and 1(10mm) bolt
17.Pull factory stereo out to release clips unplug stereo connectors
This installation is a little complex than other ones,but I am sure that most of you have made it clear with these 17 detailed steps and images.If you want to know more about this dvd player especially detailed information,you can visit the next website: http://www.seicane.com/8-inch-multimedia-sat-nav-system-for-2010-2011-2012-mazda-5-with-3g-wifi-radio-tuner-dvd-bluetooth-music-usb-sd-auto-av-in-out-hd-1080p-video-aux-backup-camera-c117.
Attention that do not make jokes for your life,and also your beloved car.So please be soft and gentle to your car radio especially when you are removing dashboard and CD player of head unit.What’s more,pluging the antennas to right positions is a key job during the installation.It can be a self-done thing but on the condition that we are careful enough and take it serious.
This new dvd has more useful functions,such as navigation system which can point you directions,bluetooth function,and you can also watch videos when you are free or sure that it’s very safe.With no doubt that we can enjoy a good journey in car.