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post #1 of 11 Old 07-27-2009, 05:29 AM Thread Starter
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Need Input On Swapping Factory Radio

I just picked up a factory 6-cd changer/tape deck. RAK. Any tips/advice on pulling the bezel and swapping radios?


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post #2 of 11 Old 07-27-2009, 08:48 AM
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I had tutorial online on how to remove everything, but my old site got hacked. I'll try to remember to get it back online when I get home from work today, and reply here to let you know the link.

There's a tool set I used that consisted of several plastic wedged pieces. Worked great and prevented any scratching of the dash pieces. That too I'll have to remind myself what it's called. lol

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post #3 of 11 Old 07-27-2009, 08:52 AM Thread Starter
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That would be awesome, thanks.

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Here's a couple of links to get you started:

Fit different head unit in Compass

Aftermarket Radio Installation Guide (beta)

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Looks like I can't keep this promise! I'll be busy with other work that's come up for the next while. Sorry for the tease. Hopefully Gramps' links can help you out.

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post #6 of 11 Old 07-29-2009, 08:58 AM Thread Starter
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No problem, I might try and tackle it tonight if it shows up today.

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It's here.

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post #8 of 11 Old 08-03-2009, 09:14 AM
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I hope this isn't "too little too late", but I have that tutorial back online.

http://www.rb-designs.ca/blog/2009/0...compass-06-08/

Sorry I couldn't get to it sooner! If you've already installed your new deck, I hope all went well with it.

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post #9 of 11 Old 08-03-2009, 09:17 AM Thread Starter
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Nope, this is great. Thanks!

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post #10 of 11 Old 08-04-2009, 04:03 PM Thread Starter
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AWESOME write-up bro. I just did the swap. 15 minutes and done. Thanks.

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post #11 of 11 Old 08-05-2009, 08:46 AM
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No problem. Glad my efforts helped out someone.

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