Specific installation steps for 2010 2011 2012 Mazda 5 navigation system with RDS BT USB function

Original car stereo of 2010 2011 2012 Mazda 5 can be considered an old friend to you because you will meet a new friend here.After people got an aftermarket car stereo that matches Mazda 5,then learning about specific installation steps for 2010 2011 2012 Mazda 5 navigation system with RDS BT USB function may be the most troubled thing they are facing.

Some people don’t think so because they will ask professional workers to do it,however,there are a lot of people can achieve it by themselves.Isn’t it a good thing?

These people make the decision because they have known how to use the unit and act according to right installation guide.Of course it can be better if we can finish it ourselves especially for our beloved car.If not,I think you can surf the Internet to get a better understanding,for example: 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 .

Next are general operations for car stereo removal and installation,and you can read them patiently to rich yourself.The following content will show you right installation instructions for Mazda 5 navigation system,and remember to turn off your radio before you begin your work.

And here is an image of head unit after installation,HD radio dvd nav system with touch screen of 2010 2011 2012 Mazda 5.

head unit after installation,HD radio dvd nav system with touch screen of 2010 2011 2012 Mazda 5

head unit after installation,HD radio dvd nav system with touch screen of 2010 2011 2012 Mazda 5

2010 2011 2012 Mazda 5 factory stereo removal and new audio nav system installation:

1.Remove the panel that is in the center console

Remove the panel that is in the center console

Remove the panel that is in the center console

2.Make off the small pocket panel which is on the back of the center console behind shifter,unplug antennas between them

Make off the small pocket panel which is on the back of the center console behind shifter

Make off the small pocket panel which is on the back of the center console behind shifter

3.Remove two 8mm bolts under cup holder panel holding the back half of the center console to the front half

Remove two 8mm bolts

Remove two 8mm bolts

4.Fasten and remove the shift knob

Fasten and remove the shift knob

Fasten and remove the shift knob

5.Slip both seats forward and remove 2 Phillips screws on each side of the center consoles under the screw covers

Slip both seats forward

Slip both seats forward

remove 2 Phillips screws on each side of the center consoles under the screw covers

remove 2 Phillips screws on each side of the center consoles under the screw covers

6.Remove and shrink the panels that locate lower front sides of the center console

Remove and shrink the panels that locate lower front sides of the center console

Remove and shrink the panels that locate 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

Remove two Phillips screws from both sides

Remove two Phillips screws from both sides

8.Make off the vent panel including the hazard switch above the original radio

Make off the vent panel including the hazard switch above the original radio

Make off the vent panel including the hazard switch above the original radio

9.If you set this piece on top of the dashboard to access the screws,that will be easier ,then remove 2 screws

set this piece on top of the dashboard to access the screws

set this piece on top of the dashboard to access the screws

remove 2 screws

remove 2 screws

10.Take out 2 screws from behind shifter trim

Take out 2 screws from behind shifter trim

Take out 2 screws from behind shifter trim

11.Pull forward center console,which will help gain access to 2 screws under the climate controls

Pull forward center console

Pull forward center console

12.Make out 2 screws that are under climate controls

Make out 2 screws that are under climate controls

Make out 2 screws that are under climate controls

13.Remove harness and pull rear center console backwards

Remove harness

Remove harness

pull rear center console backwards

pull rear center console backwards

14.Press in shifter to loosen trigger and pull down shifter,make sure

to have a brake on!

Press in shifter to loosen trigger

Press in shifter to loosen trigger

pull shifter down

pull shifter down

15.Push in side prongs to fasten climate control buttons and then remove climate controls

Push in side prongs to fasten climate control buttons

Push in side prongs to fasten climate control buttons

remove climate controls

remove climate controls

16.Get out 1 screw and 1(10mm) bolt

Get out 1 screw

Get out 1 screw

 

Get out 1(10mm) bolt

Get out 1(10mm) bolt

17.Get out factory stereo to fasten clips unplug stereo connectors

Get out factory stereo to fasten clips unplug stereo connectors

Get out factory stereo to fasten clips unplug stereo connectors

Attention please:

P lease be soft and gentle to your car series especially when you are removing dashboard and CD player of head unit.In addition, be more careful when you are pluging the antennas to right positions because it is a key job.Car gps radio installation can be a self-done thing but on the condition that we take it serious and we are careful enough.

This aftermarket unit has increased some other features,such as navigation system which can show you a map on the screen,bluetooth function,and you can also watch videos when you are sure that it’s very safe to do that.

 

2010 2011 2012 Mazda 5 in dash radio aftermarket navigation installation

stereo autoradio after upgrade,in dash dvd player with nav system bluetooth of 2010 2011 2012 Mazda 5

stereo autoradio after upgrade,in dash dvd player with nav system bluetooth of 2010 2011 2012 Mazda 5

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

unclip and remove the cup holder panel in the center console

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

unclip and remove the small pocket panel on the back of the center console behind shifter

unclip and remove the small pocket panel on the back of the center console behind shifter

3.Remove two 8mm bolts under cup holder panel holding the back half of the center console to the front half

remove this 8mm bolt and the other corresponding one under cup holder panel

remove this 8mm bolt and the other corresponding one under cup holder panel

4.Unscrew and remove the shift knob

unscrew and remove the shift knob

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

slide both seats forward

slide both seats forward

remove 2 Phillips screws on each side of the center consoles under the screw covers

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

unclip and pull back the panels at the lower front sides of the center console

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

remove two Phillips screws from both sides(total of 4) of the front lower half of the center console

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

unclip and remove the vent panel including the hazard switch above the factory radio

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

set this piece on the top of the dash to access the screws

set this piece on the top of the dash to access the screws

remove 2 screws

remove 2 screws

10.Then remove 2 screws from behind the shifter trim

remove 2 screws from behind the shifter trim

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

pull center console forward

pull center console forward

12.Remove 2 screws under the climater controls

remove 2 screws under the climater controls

remove 2 screws under the climater controls

13.Unclip harness and pull rear center console backwards

unclip harness

unclip harness

pull rear center console backwards

pull rear center console backwards

14.Press in shifter release trigger and pull shifter down,make sure to have a brake on!

press in shifter release trigger

press in shifter release trigger

pull shifter down

pull shifter down

15.press in side prongs to release climate controls and then take out climate controls

press in side prongs to release climate controls

press in side prongs to release climate controls

take out climate controls

take out climate controls

16.Remove 1 screw and 1(10mm) bolt

remove 1 screw

remove 1 screw

remove 1(10mm) bolt

remove 1(10mm) bolt

17.Pull factory stereo out to release clips unplug stereo connectors

pull factory stereo out to release clips unplug stereo connectors

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.