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This installation guide shows you how to remove your old car stereo and install and wire a new stereo in your car.
Watch this video for a step-by-step overview of a basic car stereo installation. The actual steps involved vary from car to car, but this is a good example.
With the right installation tools and connectors, you'll be ready to handle most car audio installations. And YES, you CAN do this yourself! This Crutchfield article highlights some of the tools you'll need for your car stereo installation project.
This article explains the various wiring harnesses and adapters needed to install your new car stereo.
Crutchfield's car audio experts answer some of the most frequently asked questions about buying and installing a car stereo.
The automotive audio terms you'll need to know when you're shopping for aftermarket CD players, nav receivers, or digital media receivers for your car or truck.
Our Research Team has assembled a database of over 27,000 vehicles. No one else in the car audio industry does what we do, which is why no one else knows what we know.
Our discounts on the kit, harness, and other gear you'll need when installing a new car stereo or car speakers can help you do it yourself while saving you money.
SpeakerCompare simulates the sound of home and car speakers through your headphones. It lets you compare sonic characteristics between speakers so that you can make a more informed shopping decision.Learn more
To help you choose the right speakers, we recommend using Crutchfield’s SpeakerCompare Listening Kit. It includes a pair of studio-quality headphones, a combination DAC (digital-to-analog converter) and headphone amp, USB mobile adapters, and a guide to getting the most out of your session. We’ve carefully chosen the components of this kit to ensure a crystal-clear listening experience. It’s available for a nominal rental fee, and includes a $25 Crutchfield merchandise credit.Coming soon!
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