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ghost911 12-08-2012 01:50 PM

HU head unit after market system question
 
i cant find the forum for the electrical questions. sorry

im buying a 2012 wrx sedan, now with the stock HU does it have a/v outputs on the back? or do i need an after market HU? and where can i find the DIY for taking out the HU etc..

and where can i find all the harnesses i will need for an after market HU and putting my door speakers on an amp

dirtydeeds02 12-09-2012 07:45 AM

I just finished installing an Kenwood dnx5120 in my 2013. I am pretty sure that there aren't any outputs in the back of the stock unit but I can check it later. Best thing you can do is buy an aftermarket head unit first bc the speakers aren't terrible they r just underpowered. As far as the install it is super simple, either use a small flat head screw driver or your fingernail and pull off the dash trim starting at the bottom and working up. There are 4 screws that hold the stock unit in. Once those r removed unclip the harnesses and wire the harness adapter to the new unit. Attach new head unit to the new dash kit and put it back together. It gets a little more complicated if u want to keep the steering wheel controls and Bluetooth. I bought everything from crutchfield.com best products and best prices.

ghost911 12-09-2012 03:54 PM

awsome thanks for the reply.. just to make sure can u post the links for the 2012 wrx sedan harnesses i need.

dirtydeeds02 12-10-2012 10:15 AM

[url]http://www.crutchfield.com/m_750/Car-Stereo-Installation.html?tp=1385[/url]
That should be everything u need

RINGY91 12-10-2012 03:39 PM

Im pretty sure if you are buying your head unit soon or at least in December you get the wire harness for free. I just bought a new one last week and I got the installing kit and wire harness for free. Cant go wrong with crutchfield.

ghost911 12-11-2012 09:02 PM

Thanks dirty awesomeness, I already have a z140bt from my old car.

dirtydeeds02 12-11-2012 10:29 PM

Glad I could help

ghost911 12-16-2012 02:56 AM

which harness do i go with for my z110bt?

[url=http://www.crutchfield.com/g_103000/Vehicle-specific-Wiring-Harnesses.html?tp=2977]Car Selector[/url]
or
[url=http://www.crutchfield.com/g_103000/Vehicle-specific-Wiring-Harnesses.html?tp=2977]Car Selector[/url]

BLAZE2099 12-16-2012 08:40 AM

Nice redirect dirtydeeds, rep for you!Thumbs Up

dirtydeeds02 12-16-2012 03:40 PM

[quote=ghost911;288653]which harness do i go with for my z110bt?

[url=http://www.crutchfield.com/g_103000/Vehicle-specific-Wiring-Harnesses.html?tp=2977]Car Selector[/url]
or
[url=http://www.crutchfield.com/g_103000/Vehicle-specific-Wiring-Harnesses.html?tp=2977]Car Selector[/url][/quote]



Those links were both the same. No difference between those two harnesses

ghost911 12-17-2012 02:29 AM

Well one when clicked options it asked for navigation or non navigation, I'm assuming navigation harness haha.

dirtydeeds02 12-17-2012 04:33 AM

That depends on if your
stock unit has navigation or not.

ghost911 12-17-2012 05:26 PM

I have the stock radio unit in no navigation , and putting in my pioneer navigation in. So go with the with navigation harness?

dirtydeeds02 12-17-2012 10:12 PM

Negative. Non navigation harness is what u need

ghost911 12-17-2012 10:35 PM

[quote=dirtydeeds02;288697]Negative. Non navigation harness is what u need[/quote]

Awsome thank you, do I need anything else to male the navigation fit;? Or does it just slide in?


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