Please look at the picture below, which is a popular Seicane 2010-2013 Opel Astra car stereo after installation.
Some car owners think it cool to listen to their favorite music with an upgraded car radio. Some car owners find it quite convenient to have an aftermarket radio integrated with a lot of features, such as GPS navigation, Bluetooth connectivity, DVD player, iPod, FM/AM radio, etc. Whatever reason it is, to upgrade your factory radio with a modern unit can absolutely bring you a brand new driving experience. If you have a 2010-2013 Opel Astra, you can refer to the step-by-step Opel Astra car stereo installation guide to help with your upgrading.
Here are some tips for you before the installation:
1.Please disconnect the power before the installation.
2. A lever and a screwdriver need to be prepared before 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.
2010-2013 Opel Astra car stereo installation guide
Step 1: Remove the panel as the picture shows with a plastic tool.
Step 2: Pull out the shifter cover.
Step 3: Remove two screws of each side with a Phillips screwdriver.
Step 4: Remove the whole trim panel and set it aside.
Step 5: Pry two chips at each side of the center control.
Step 6: Remove eight 10mm bolts holding the center control panel in place.
Step 7: Pull out the center control panel.
Step 8: Unplug the connectors behind it.
Step 9: Remove two 10mm bolts.
Step 10: Pull out the factory radio and unplug the connectors behind it.
Step 11: Make antennas and cables connected step by step as installation instructions show, and you should be very careful when you are doing this for it will affect whole procedure.
Step 12: Put the new Seicane car stereo into your car, you should check whether your connections are correct, and you’d better have a tidy for the cables.
Step 13: If everything is OK, firm bolts and screws then make trim panel back on your new Seicane car stereo.
You may find the dashboard above is different from yours, please don’t worry. It’s normal to have some differences on the dashboard between different manufacture years. The installation is quite similar. If you have any questions, you can ask for your dealer or a professional for help.
Before you start to install your car stereo, it’s necessary for you to make sure you buy a fitting car stereo for your car, for different car stereos are made for different cars. If you have no idea which can be compatible with your car, I’d like to share an excellent Opel Astra car stereo from Seicane with you.
The highlights of this Opel Astra car stereo lie on its advanced Android 4.4.4 version and the RK3188 1.6 GHz Cortex A9 Quad-core CPU, which greatly improves the operation of every thing in the unit. You can rely on its precise GPS to guide you to the desired destination with turn-by-turn directions and voice prompts. Keep safe and enjoyable all the way by pairing your Bluetooth-enabled cell phone with this unit. You can also keep your kids from feeling bored by playing all kinds of DVDs, CDs, TV programs, cartoons, etc.
Just enjoy your amazing driving experience with this wonderful Opel Astra car stereo in the future!