How to Replace a 2006-2010 Ford Explorer(U251) Radio with an Aftermarket Radio GPS

2006-2010 Ford Explorer(U251)car stereo after installation

What you cannot deny is that every car driver wants to create a comfortable in-car environment and improve an exciting driving experience. And the simplest way to achieve both two goals is to upgrade your factory radio to a multifunctional car radio which can bring you much convenience and enjoyment. Today I’d like to introduce you detailed 2006-2010 Ford Explorer(U251) car radio installation steps from Seicane. If you happen to have a 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 Ford Explorer(U251), you can refer to the following steps.

2006-2010 Ford Explorer(U251)car stereo after installation

2006-2010 Ford Explorer(U251)car 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.

7. For your convenience, here’s the recommended tools for removal and installation from Seicane, please check for more details:http://www.seicane.com/car-dvd-dismantling-devicesrd-400

2006-2010 Ford Explorer(U251)radio installation steps

Step 1: Remove the trim around gear shifter.

Remove the trim around gear shifter

Remove the trim around gear shifter

Step 2: Remove screws securing center console lid with a screwdriver.

Remove screws securing center console lid with a screwdriver

Remove screws securing center console lid with a screwdriver

Step 3: Remove the center console trim.

Remove the center console trim

Remove the center console trim

Step 4: Remove console side panels on both driver and passenger sides.

Remove console side panels on both driver and passenger sides

Remove console side panels on both driver and passenger sides

Step 5: Remove bolts securing radio bezel and AC controls.

Remove bolts securing radio bezel and AC controls

Remove bolts securing radio bezel and AC controls

Step 6: Unplug AC controls (from passenger side).

Unplug AC controls (from passenger side)

Unplug AC controls (from passenger side)

Step 7: Remove the radio bezel and AC controls.

Remove the radio bezel and AC controls

Remove the radio bezel and AC controls

Step 8: Remove screws securing radio to the vehicle, and take the original radio out of the dash.

Remove screws securing radio to the vehicle, and take the original radio out of the dash

Remove screws securing radio to the vehicle, and take the original radio out of the dash

Step 9: Check all the accessories for the new Seicane radio.

Check all the accessories for the new Seicane radio

Check all the accessories for the new Seicane radio

Step 10: Connect the harnesses to the back of the new Seicane radio.

Step 11: Connect the Seicane radio to your original car radio’s plugs, and put the new Seicane radio into the dash.

Step 12: Turn on the new Seicane radio and check whether the radio is working properly.

Step 13: Install all screws, trims, panels, bolts and the radio bezel and AC controls into their original place.

 

Before you start the installation, please make clear every step to guarantee a successful upgrading. If you come across any problems during the installation process, you may communicate with your dealer or a professional to find the solutions. If you haven’t chosen an ideal car radio for your car yet, you can refer to the following link, an amazing unit from Seicane which can fit your 2006-2010 Ford Explorer(U251).

http://www.seicane.com/quad-core-pure-android-dvd-gps-in-dash-radio-system-for-2006-2010-ford-explorer-u251-with-16g-flash-3g-wifi-bluetooth-mirror-link-obd2-rearview-camera-s127302

This in-dash car radio designed for a 2006-2010 Ford Explorer(U251) can perfectly replace your factory radio since it is featured with a wide range of features, such as built-in navigation system, Bluetooth connectivity, CD/DVD player, USB and SD card connection, etc. With a large 7 inch HD 1024*600 multi-touch screen, this unit enables you to enjoy its perfect display effect when you watch a TV program or a fantastic movie in car. And you can have a better view of your road ahead. Since this radio is with plug-and-play feature, you don’t need to modify and cut any wires in your car. After installation, your original car’s steering wheel controls will still work after installation.

Just purchase this 2006-2010 Ford Explorer(U251) to your cart and install in your car for a brand new driving experience.

A Brief Introduction on a 2001-2011 VW Volkswagen MK5 Radio Removal and Installation with an Aux Input Stereo Navigation

2001-2011 VW Volkswagen MK5 Radio after installation

As both technology and society improve, more and more car radios are becoming produced. Since cars are a common transportation nowadays, some car owners choose to upgrade their factory radio for higher performance. If you have a 2001-2011 VW Volkswagen MK5, then you can install a 2001-2011 VW Volkswagen MK5 car radio with a number of advanced configurations to make your interior up to a notch. As the installation process is not complicated that you can also easily finish the installation by yourself. The following is the detailed instruction on a 2001-2011 VW Volkswagen MK5 car radio for your reference.

2001-2011 VW Volkswagen MK5 Radio after installation

2001-2011 VW Volkswagen MK5 Radio after installation

Some tips before 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.

4. For your convenience, here’s the recommended tools for removal and installation from Seicane, please check for more details: http://www.seicane.com/car-dvd-dismantling-device-srd-400

2001-2011 VW Volkswagen MK5 car radio installation instruction

1. The original car radio.

The original car radio

The original car radio

2. Prepare four removal keys.

Prepare four removal keys

Prepare four removal keys

3. There are four removal slots in this radio. Insert the removal keys in the holes of the radio.

There are four removal slots in this radio. Insert the removal keys in the holes of the radio

There are four removal slots in this radio. Insert the removal keys in the holes of the radio

4. Pull outwards to release the radio.

Pull outwards to release the radio

Pull outwards to release the radio

5. Remove the four removal keys from the radio.

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

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

Check all the accessories for the new Seicane car radio

Check all the accessories for the new Seicane car radio

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

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

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

9. Connect the Seicane car radio to your original radio’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.

 

The above is all the instruction on how to install a 2001-2011 VW Volkswagen MK5 car radio. If you have any question before or during the whole process, you can turn to your dealer for help. Besides, to help you better select a suitable car radio, you can refer to the following link which is a 2001-2011 VW Volkswagen MK5 car radio from Seicane. For more details, please click:

http://www.seicane.com/seicane-s127648-android-in-dash-gps-dvd-bluetooth-system-for-2001-2011-vw-volkswagen-mk5-with-radio-rds-3g-wifi-mirror-link-obd2-hd-1080p-video-steering-wheel-control-mp3

Based on the advanced Android5.1.1 operation system and a powerful RK3188 1.6 GHz Cortex A9 Quad-core processor, this radio comes with a wide range of functions for you to upgrade your car radio, such as GPS navigation, Bluetooth connectivity, DVD player, DVD and CD player, USB/SD connection, etc. You can easily find your way with the precise GPS navigation system which can provide you with route planning as well as spoken turn-by-turn direction. Under the wireless Bluetooth technology, if you sync your Bluetooth-enabled mobile phone with this unit, you can freely dial, receive or reject hands-free phone calls without taking your hands off the steering wheel to promise your driving safety.  Just take this amazing 2001-2011 VW Volkswagen MK5 car radiowith you on all trips! Good luck!