The Ultimate Tutorial on a 1998-2006 BMW 3 Series E46 316i 318i 320i 323i 325i Stereo Radio Speaker CD Player Upgrade

1998-2006 BMW 3 Series E46 Stereo after installation

When you get a car radio for your beloved car, you may worry bout the so-called complicated installation process. Actually, the car radio installation is not very difficult. You can also achieve the whole installation process like a “professional” if you have some related installation experience and a correct installation guide to follow. The following detailed 1998-2006 BMW 3 Series E46 316i 318i 320i 323i 325i car radio installation guide can be taken as a reference if you own such a vehicle type.

1998-2006 BMW 3 Series E46 Stereo after installation

1998-2006 BMW 3 Series E46 Stereo after installation

Before and during installation, you should notice:

1. Before connecting, please make sure the ignition is off to avoid short circuit.

2. Ensure connect the yellow and red power cable at last.

3. Ensure that all loose wires are isolated with electrical tape

4. Ensure don’t tangle the wire when tighten the moving parts(Such as seat rails).

5. Ensure that all ground is connected to the same place.

6. Using the improper fuse may cause damage of fire, so when replace the fuse, please consult the professional.

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1998-2006 BMW 3 Series E46 316i 318i 320i 323i 325i car radio installation guide

1. The original car radio.

The original car radio

The original car radio

2. Use a plastic removal tool to remove the panel on the left side of the radio.

Use a plastic removal tool to remove the panel on the left side of the radio

Use a plastic removal tool to remove the panel on the left side of the radio

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3. Release the radio trim panel to get access the screws that fixed the radio.

Release the radio trim panel to get access the screws that fixed the radio

Release the radio trim panel to get access the screws that fixed the radio

4. Remove screws that are holding the radio.

Remove screws that are holding the radio

Remove screws that are holding the radio

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5. Gently pull out the original car radio.

Gently pull out the original car radio

Gently pull out the original car radio

6. Disconnect the connectors and cables at the back of the radio.

Disconnect the connectors and cables at the back of the radio

Disconnect the connectors and cables at the back of the radio

7. Check all the accessories for the new Seicane car radio.

8. Connect the harnesses to the back of the new Seicane car radio.

9. Connect the Seicane car radio to your original stereo’s plugs.

10. Turn on the new Seicane car radio to have a careful check if everything works well. If it doesn’t, please check whether all the cables are connected correctly.

11. Put the new Seicane car radio into the dash.

12. Put everything into their original place. All the installation is done.

 

Don’t be over worried if you have any questions after reading the above installation guide. In that case, you can seek help from your dealer, someone experienced or a professional. But if you still think it impossible to install the new car stereo on your own, you’d better go to a car stereo upgrade center to install your new car stereo. What’s more, if you are still searching online for an ideal stereo, you might as well check out the link below which is about an amazing 1998-2006 BMW 3 Series E46 316i 318i 320i 323i 325i car stereo from Seicane. Please click:

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This intelligent car radio not only comes with upgraded practical functions but also entertainment features, which can help you gain great convenience in car and largely improves your driving experience. When you take advantage of multi functions of this unit, you can easily navigate to your destinations, get access to hands-free calls, and enjoy Bluetooth music, DVD, radio, video, etc. Because of these features in diversity, you won’t easily feel tired and bored for the long time in a car. Wish you like it and good luck to you!