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Using the storage space below the radio for a 2nd unit - 99 OBW


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#1 bigtexan99

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Posted 05 July 2006 - 06:00 PM

Is there a way to install a 2nd single DIN radio unit in the space below the existing radio?

Anyone have a kit, or mounting info?

#2 fnlyfnd

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Posted 05 July 2006 - 06:04 PM

It should be fairly simple. 2 little L brackets will definately make it work, but might not be needed. Why are you doing this??

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Posted 05 July 2006 - 06:13 PM

I've thought about putting a CB / Ham there, but why would you want 2 stereos?

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Posted 05 July 2006 - 07:52 PM

I've thought about putting a CB / Ham there, but why would you want 2 stereos?



It's not actually a stereo. It's a in dash VGA touch screen that I want to mount.

Here's a link to one on ebay:

Search on item number 300002248561

I'm going to mount a port replicator for my laptop in the car, have not decided where yet. Then, I will have a touch screen available to interface to the laptop.

this will allow me to use the screen as a GPS tracker, as well as stop next to any Starbucks to check my email. Can also be used as a DVD monitor.

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Posted 05 July 2006 - 09:29 PM

ive done it, it a 97 and a 98, it just screws right in. The factory cd player is a din and mounts below the radio. Anything thats a din will just bolt in.

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#6 ericem

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Posted 05 July 2006 - 10:04 PM

Thats screen looks cool, should be a easy hookup, i think i want to do the same with my legacy!

#7 theflystyle

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Posted 06 July 2006 - 11:12 PM

that looks cool..

can you post some pics when your done.. or even with the install??

#8 BigMattyD

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Posted 07 July 2006 - 07:58 AM

I had a graphic equalizer in the second slot back when I was into car audio. It fit perfectly. It was a full size DIN unit.


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