If you find that your factory radio is not up-to-date enough for you to get access to some modern and brand new features, it is suggested that you can remove your factory radio and install a new aftermarket car radio for your car. If you get an ideal car radio installed in your car, you can embrace a brand new driving experience. The following is a 1996 1997 1998 1999-2003 BMW 5 Series E39 520i 523i 525i M5 car radio installation instruction from Seicane. You can refer to it if you own the same or similar dashboard.
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-device-srd-400
1996 1997 1998 1999-2003 BMW 5 Series E39 520i 523i 525i M5 car radio installation instruction
1. The original car radio.
2. Use a plastic trim tool to remove trim strip.
3. Remove screws marked by red arrows.
4. Take original radio out of the car.
5. Pull out original power plug of the car.
6. Connect the power cables as the picture shows.
7. Remove screws in the spare tire in the trunk.
8. Take out the spare tire.
9. Remove four screws marked with red arrows.
10. Remove screws in triangle crutch.
11. Take out triangle crutch.
12. Connect original plug of the car with power plug of DVD GPS.
13. Check all the accessories for the new Seicane car radio.
14. Connect the harnesses to the back of the new Seicane car radio.
15. Connect the Seicane car radio to your original car radio s plugs.
16. 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.
17. Put the new Seicane car radio into the dash and install the four screws.
18. Install the trim panel into its original place.
Now do you have a general understanding of the above removal and installation process? If you still have any doubts, please feel free to consult your dealer, communicate with someone experienced or turn to a professional for help. Or if you are afraid of making damage to either your car radio or your car, you can directly arrange a professional technician to help you install the new car radio. Anyway, it is essential to select an ideal car radio for your beloved car, if you have no ideas, you can check out the following link which is an amazing 1996 1997 1998 1999-2003 BMW 5 Series E39 520i 523i 525i M5 car radio from Seicane with you. For more details, please click:
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