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How to Install a Touch Screen Stereo in a Car?

Hello guys, yeah, yeah, it’s been a while. Sorry about that. Here in this article, I share some knowledge about how to install a touch screen stereo in a car. It’s a quick and straightforward process where a vehicle’s stock stereo used to be.

How to Install a Touch Screen Stereo in a Car?

Step 1

First, you have to make a plan to install a best touch screen stereo in your car and gathered all the necessary equipment for installing process.

Step 2

Now you have to replace your car’s old in-dash radio which controls the car system. It is also known as the head unit. Before doing this First, the essential thing is removing the key from the ignition or disconnects the battery before continuing. Before purchasing the new touch screen head unit, you have to buy the correct size for your car. The head unit can be a single-din Head stereo or a cheap double-din Head stereo.

Step 3

To remove the old in-dash radio/stereo, first, you must remove the plastic trim surrounding it. To do this, locate any screws or bolts that could be holding it in and remove them.

Remove the panel, which is preventing you from accessing the screws which hold the old deck in place.Remember tube careful when pulling out the panel, as there may be wires connected to. Disconnect those wires so we can get more room to work.

Step 4

Remove all of those screws which hold the deck in place. Carefully pull out the old deck head unit so you can avoid damaging any wires connected to it.

Carefully disconnect the all colored wiring harness and radio’s antennae and keep it aside. Keep the Old brackets from the exciting deck.If your deck does not have the correct sized brackets for your new deck, then you may have to buy brackets for your new deck.

Step 5

After Unscrew old stereo, you may need a Dash Kit. You have to purchase that one which is specially designed for your vehicles. These are required for the new stereo to fit correctly and flush in your vehicle. For wiring up a new stereo, you have to buy a Stereo Harness Adapter. Depending on the type of vehicles An Antenna Adapter may also be needed.

Step 6

Next step is Wiring Stereo Harness Adapter with your new stereo harness. The wires have to be connected color to color. Each wire has a different purpose. Just Wire these up color to color. When you are going to connect your harness wires, I recommend soldering and heat shrinking. Because by doing this you can get the best connection of your harness wires.


Take the old brackets from the previous deck and install them onto the sides of the new deck using the included screws.

Once you’ve finished installing the brackets, plug in the new wiring harness which is solid together as well as the antenna cable for the new head unit. Make sure and leave the ground why expose legates. Connect the ground wires to one of the screws which hold the deck in place. Unscrew it now. Screw the deck with the rest of the screws.

Step 8

Turn on the accessories of the car on. There we have it. Make sure everything is working as cheetah paws. Testing for radio reception or play music and check all of the speakers. And also connect the audio and visual cable to the touch screen monitor.

Once everything is working correctly, turn off the car once again and put everything back together again. With the dash kit, Screw the new stereo where the old stereo situated. Use the original screws so secure it to the dash. Clip the trim back together, and you are finally done.

If there are any other suggestions or questions in about how to install a touch screen stereo in a car, just let us inform. Also, all ideas will be much appreciated!

Angela E. Bouchard
Angela E. Bouchard

Angela E. Bouchard is a writer and blogger as well as the chief editor of Route Vibes. She was grown up in a small neighborhood of Linden Avenue, Orlando, FL. From childhood, she has developed a keen interest to know about everything. Such characteristic helped her to become a passionate writer as she grows up. Before starting at the Route Vibes project, Angela E. Bouchard worked as writer and editor at multiple top-notch blogs and magazines. You can follow her on different social media, including Twitter, Instagram, Facebook, and Instagram, to know more about his work.

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