Generally, a high-end car stereo can determine the in-car life quality. And for the users of Kia Soul, a new Kia Soul radio installation can transform their driving experience. So there are basically two ways of improving your Kia soul receiver quality, one is to actually spend some money in upgrades and get the newest , best gadgets like subwoofers, speakers. The other one is get a DIY removal of your Kia soul audio. In this essay, we will show you what we should do and give you some support if you want to make your DIY installation of Kia Soul stereo.
Before installation, you should pay attention to some important tips. First of all, you can disconnect the power and prepare some tools such as lever or a screwdriver before the removal and the installation. Secondly, you should keep all the separate parts from the car and take great care of the dashboard to avoid scratching it during its detachment and installation.
Last but not least, you should keep handy any parts from the car and make use of all the original screws from the car as much as possible so that each related part of the unit can be fixed securely.
2012-2015 Kia Soul Radio Installation Instruction
1.First remove the vent panel on the top of the radio with a pry tool, and set it aside.
2.Then remove the trim panel around the radio with a pry tool, and set it aside.
3.Unscrew three screws as the picture shows.
4.Pull out the air condition control without disconnect the harness behind it.
5.Unscrew four screws holding the radio in dashboard.
6.Unplug the connectors behind the radio.
7.Pull out the factory radio.
8.Insert the wires to the appropriate location of the Seicane radio. If you are not sure about how to wire correctly, you may refer to the wiring diagram for details.
9.Put the Kia soul aftermarket radio into dash.
10.Check whether the new radio working properly.
11.Firm screws, air condition control and panels. Finally the new Seicane radio is installed and a comprehensive test should be conducted on the new radio.
Actually, it is not difficult to finish these steps on your own. During this process, you might meet some trouble and you should consult some professionals for help. For some music lovers, we have to admit that you may need to add amplifiers, signal processors and band equalizers that pleased your ears. Therefore, you should check whether the new Kia soul radio can work even if you have finished these simple steps. And if it can perform well, than means you have successfully making this task. All you need to do just enjoy the great sound quality at once. For those who want to know more details about Kia Soul stereo replacement, please click the link of Kia Soul radio, which provides you with concrete details and installation manual.