If you find your factory radio is too old to be compatible with some modern features so as to meet most of your needs, then you might as well think about replacing it with a new aftermarket car radio. A 2005 2006 2007 2008 2013-2016 SKODA OCTAVIA car radio installation guide is as followings. If you have the same or similar dashboard, you can refer to it carefully.
Some tips before the installation:
1. Please disconnect the power before the installation.
2. Please prepare a lever and a screwdriver before the removal and 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.
4. 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
2005 2006 2007 2008 2013-2016 SKODA OCTAVIA car radio installation guide
1. Remove the trim panel with a plastic removal tool.
2. Remove four screws that fixed the radio on the dashboard.
3. Softly release the original radio and take it out.
4. Unplug the connectors and cables at the back of the original radio.
5. Check all the accessories for the new Seicane car radio.
6. Connect the harnesses to the back of the new Seicane car radio.
7. Connect the Seicane car radio to your original radio’s plugs.
8. 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.
9. Put the new Seicane car radio into the dash.
10. Put everything into their original place. All the installation is done.
Above is the installation guide for a 2005 2006 2007 2008 2013-2016 SKODA OCTAVIA car radio. If you have any doubts, you can consult your dealer, communicate with someone experienced or turn to a professional for help. Or you can directly arrange a professional technician to help you install the new car radio. Besides, to help you select an ideal car radio, here I would like to recommend a remarkable 2005 2006 2007 2008 2013-2016 SKODA OCTAVIA car radio from Seicane to you. For more details, please click:
With this unit installed in your car, you can get access to the high-end 3D GPS navigation function. Even you are not good at identifying directions in daily life, you can easily know your current locations and find the right way to reach any locations you would like to go to through text-to-speech guidance. And with dual zone function, this unit enables you to freely listen to radio, USB or SD card music playback while navigating, which can bring you a ton of fun during driving.
Moreover, thanks to the Bluetooth module, you can easily get access to hands-free phone calls as well as music streaming through the connection between your Bluetooth-enabled mobile phone and this car radio.
Wish you like this unit. Good luck!