To consider replacing your factory radio, there are a lot of factors for you to pay attention to, including features, sound quality, prices, design, compatibility, configurations, installation, etc. Here I’ d like to give you some help on the installation of a new car stereo. Please look at the image below at first, it’s a great 2004-2011 VW Volkswagen PASSAT(MS127/MK6) car stereo from Seicane after installation. If you find your dashboard is the same as it, then you can read this VW Volkswagen PASSAT(MS127/MK6) car stereo installation instruction carefully and take it as a reference.
Precautions for this installation:
1.Before you start up any work, park your car well and unplug the negative power cable to avoid any danger.
2.Please make sure that all fastened wires are isolated with electrical tape.
3.Please make sure the ignition is off to avoid short circuit.
2004-2011 VW Volkswagen PASSAT(MS127/MK6) car stereo installation guide
Step1: Remove the trim panel.
Please pry around the trim panel with a lever. While prying, please loosen the trim panel with your hand. When the trim panel is loosened, please remove the trim panel off the dashboard and gently place it aside for further removal.
Step2: Remove the four screws on the radio.
Please unscrew the four screws which are holding the radio at four corners with a screwdriver. Then keep them well in a small box for the installation of a new radio.
Step3: Take the factory radio out of the dash.
After the four screws are unscrewed, you can easily pull the factory radio out of the dash.
Step4: Disconnect the wiring harness.
Before you put the factory radio aside, please disconnect the wiring harness at the back of it.
Step 5: Connect the new Seicane car stereo to the original wiring harness as the user manual or the wiring diagram shows.
Step 6: Turn on the new Seicane car stereo to have a careful check if everything works well. If it doesn’t, please check whether all the cables are connected correctly.
Step 7: Put the new Seicane radio into the dash and install four screws.
Step 8: Install the trim panel into its original place.
Wish the above installation guide can be helpful for you. If you have any questions, you can ask your dealer or a professional for help. If you have the different dashboard from that in the guide above, please don’t worry, it won’t have much impact on the installation. Please make sure you understand every step before the installation.
What’s more, you need to make sure you have a suitable car stereo to make it work in your car. If you don’t know which can fit your car, you can refer to the following link which is a great 2004-2011 VW Volkswagen PASSAT(MS127/MK6) car stereofrom Seicane:
With this modern VW Volkswagen PASSAT(MS127/MK6) car stereo in your car, you are able to travel around the whole country or find a nearest restaurant easily under the guidance of the turn-by-turn directions and spoken guidance. A lot of enjoyment is also easily accessible that you can play DVDs, CDs, music videos, TV programs to amuse your passengers. To sync your cell phone with this unit, you can stay focused on the road ahead and keep your hands on the steering wheel control to ensure security.
Just enjoy this powerful VW Volkswagen PASSAT(MS127/MK6) car stereo on all your trips with exciting driving experience! Good luck to you!