Detailed installation instruction for a 1998-2002 Mercedes Benz A W168 head unit with DVD Player 1080P Video USB SD TV Tuner

1998-2002 Mercedes Benz A W168 head unit after installation

Some car owners have the prejudice that to install a new car radio is a job which is only mastered by professionals. In fact, more and more car owners have successfully installed their new radios on their own. Of course, they need to do it under the guidance of a correct installation guide. Here I’d like to introduce a detailed 1998-2002 Mercedes Benz A W168 head unit installation guide from Seicane to you. If you have the same dashboard as the following picture, the you can also follow it to help with your installation.

1998-2002 Mercedes Benz A W168 head unit after installation
1998-2002 Mercedes Benz A W168 head unit after installation

 

Some tips before the installation:

  1. Please disconnect the power before the installation.
  2. Please prepare a lever and a screwdriver before the removal and the installation.
  3. Please keep all the separate parts from the car. Please take great care of the dashboard to avoid scratching it during its detachment and installation. Please keep handy any parts from the car and make use of all the original screws from the car as much as possible. so each related part of the unit can be fixed securely.

1998-2002 Mercedes Benz A W168 head unit installation guide

1. The picture of the original CD player and 6-disc CD player.

1. The picture of the original CD player and 6-disc CD player
1. The picture of the original CD player and 6-disc CD player

2. First detach the gear shift panel.

2. First detach the gear shift panel.
2. First detach the gear shift panel.

3. Use a screw driver to remove the screw marked with a red circle to release the car charger and ashtray.

3. Use a screw driver to remove the screw marked with a red circle to release the car charger and ashtray.
3. Use a screw driver to remove the screw marked with a red circle to release the car charger and ashtray.

4. Remove the car charger and ashtray assembly.

4. Remove the car charger and ashtray assembly.
4. Remove the car charger and ashtray assembly.

5. Use a screw driver to remove the screw marked with a red circle.

5. Use a screw driver to remove the screw marked with a red circle.
5. Use a screw driver to remove the screw marked with a red circle.

6. Pry the air conditioner panel out with a plastic lever.

6. Pry the air conditioner panel out with a plastic lever.
6. Pry the air conditioner panel out with a plastic lever.

7. Remove the original air conditioner panel.

7. Remove the original air conditioner panel.
7. Remove the original air conditioner panel.

8. Remove the heated seat and control panel assembly.

8. Remove the heated seat and control panel assembly.
8. Remove the heated seat and control panel assembly.

9. Pay attention to this buckle.

9. Pay attention to this buckle.
9. Pay attention to this buckle.

10. Remove two screws.

10. Remove two screws.
10. Remove two screws.

11. Pull out the original CD player.

11. Pull out the original CD player.
11. Pull out the original CD player.

12. Please be careful not to stretch the wiring harness behind the assembly.

12. Please be careful not to stretch the wiring harness behind the assembly.
12. Please be careful not to stretch the wiring harness behind the assembly.

13. The wiring diagram as follows. Put the plug of the car in the socket of the unit.

13. The wiring diagram as follows. Put the plug of the car in the socket of the unit.
13. The wiring diagram as follows. Put the plug of the car in the socket of the unit.

14. The wiring diagram.

14. The wiring diagram.
14. The wiring diagram.

15. The wiring diagram.

15. The wiring diagram.
15. The wiring diagram.

16. Radio antenna lead.

16. Radio antenna lead.
16. Radio antenna lead.

17. Install the new Seicane unit back after the wiring harness has bee connected. Fasten the four screws.

17. Install the new Seicane unit back after the wiring harness has bee connected. Fasten the four screws.
17. Install the new Seicane unit back after the wiring harness has bee connected. Fasten the four screws.

18. Install the air conditioner panel, the car charger, the ashtray, the heated seat and the control panel back.

18. Install the air conditioner panel, the car charger, the ashtray, the heated seat and the control panel back.
18. Install the air conditioner panel, the car charger, the ashtray, the heated seat and the control panel back.

19. Reinstall cigarette lighter.

19. Reinstall cigarette lighter.
19. Reinstall cigarette lighter.

20. Turn on the new Seicane unit and have a careful check if everything works well.

That’s all the installation guide for a 1998-2002 Mercedes Benz A W168 head unit. If you find your dashboard is a litter bit from that shown in the guide picture, please don’t worry, it won’t have much influence on the installation. If there is any question, you can consult your dealer or a professional.

Besides, you need to have a suitable car stereo for your car, so that it can be compatible with your car, and if you don’t have one, you can refer to this intelligent 1998-2002 Mercedes Benz A W168 head unit from Seicane, please click for more details:

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This amazing Mercedes Benz A W168 head unit is integrated with a GPS navigation system and  a powerful DVD player for you to have fun all the way. You can get hands-free calling convenience and enjoy music streaming when you wirelessly pair with your mobile phone via the bluetooth technology. The turn-by-turn direction and voice prompts can be provided for you to find your way to any unfamiliar place.

How to easily install a 2004-2012 Mercedes Benz A class W169 car stereo with 1080P Video USB SD CANBUS TV Tuner DVR Bluetooth

Here shows an advanced 2004-2012 Mercedes Benz A class W169 car stereo. It is an image after installing this Seicane Mercedes Benz A class W169 car stereo in the dashboard of the Mercedes Benz A class.

2004-2012 Mercedes Benz A Class W169 car stereo after installation
2004-2012 Mercedes Benz A Class W169 car stereo after installation

 

Some car owners have no idea about how to install an ideal stereo in their car. Actually, the installation is not too complicated. With some related experience and a correct installation guide, a new stereo can be easily installed within about half an hour. If you have a Mercedes Benz A class W169 and also have the same dashboard as above, then you can refer to this installation guide to help with the installation.

 

 

Tips about the installation:

 

1.Please disconnect the power before the installation.

2.Please prepare a lever and a screwdriver before the removal and the installation.

3.Please keep all the separate parts from the car. Please take great care of the dashboard to avoid scratching it during its detachment and installation. Please keep handy any parts from the car and make use of all the original screws from the car as much as possible. so each related part of the unit can be fixed securely.

 

2004-2012 Mercedes Benz A Class W169 car stereo installation guide

 

  1. Detach the outer frame of the original CD player.

    1. Detach the outer frame of the original CD player
    1. Detach the outer frame of the original CD player
  1. Use a screw driver to remove the screws marked with red circles.

    2. Use a screw driver to remove the screws marked with red circles
    2. Use a screw driver to remove the screws marked with red circles
  2. Remove the screw on the lower right.

    3. Remove the screw on the lower right
    3. Remove the screw on the lower right
  3. Remove the screw on the lower left.

    4. Remove the screw on the lower left
    4. Remove the screw on the lower left
  1. Remove the screw on the upper left.

    5. Remove the screw on the upper left
    5. Remove the screw on the upper left
  2. Remove the screw on the upper right.

    6. Remove the screw on the upper right
    6. Remove the screw on the upper right
  3. Use a screw driver to remove the screws marked with red circles.

    7. Use a screw driver to remove the screws marked with red circles
    7. Use a screw driver to remove the screws marked with red circles
  4. Remove the original CD player.

    8. Remove the original CD player
    8. Remove the original CD player
  5. Insert the plug of the car into the socket of unit.

    9. Insert the plug of the car into the socket of unit
    9. Insert the plug of the car into the socket of unit
  6. Remarks:

    10. Remarks  a. Plug in the radio antenna.  b. Plug in the GPS antenna
    10. Remarks a. Plug in the radio antenna. b. Plug in the GPS antenna

a.Plug in the radio antenna.

b.Plug in the GPS antenna.

 

11.Install the new Seicane stereo into the dashboard.

  • 11. Install the new Seicane stereo into the dashboard
    11. Install the new Seicane stereo into the dashboard

12.Fasten the new Seicane stereo with 4 screws and install the frame back.

  • 12. Fasten the new Seicane stereo with 4 screws and install the frame back
    12. Fasten the new Seicane stereo with 4 screws and install the frame back

13.Turn on the new Seicane stereo to have a comprehensive check.

 

Now you probably have a general idea about how to install a new stereo in your car. If you have anything hard to understand, please don’ t hesitate to ask your dealer or a professional. If you don’t have any experience on the installation, please have your new stereo installed by a technician.

 

What’s more, you need to ensure your new stereo can be compatible with your car, so that it can be perfectly installed in your car. If you don’t know which stereo can fit your car, you can refer to this hot-selling 2004-2012 Mercedes Benz A class W169 car stereo from Seicane, please click:

 

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This intelligent Mercedes Benz A class W169 car stereo comes with the latest GPS navigation system, you can go anywhere you’d like at the help of the turn-by-turn directions and voice prompts. The compatibility of bluetooth allows you to wirelessly link your enabled mobile phone with this unit for hands-free calls and streaming music. There is also a backup camera input for you to connect a rearview camera to help you park more easily.

 

Wish you like this amazing Mercedes Benz A class W169 car stereo and have a wonderful time with it! Good luck to you!

 

A step-by-step installation guide for a 2004-2011 Mercedes-Benz CLS-W219 car stereo with Quad—core CPU Bluetooth DVD player

2004-2011 Mercedes Benz CLS Class W219 car stereo after installation

Here shows you an intelligent 2004-2011 Mercedes-Benz CLS-W219 car stereo from Seicane. It is equipped with the latest operating system and the most advanced CPU for you to upgrade your factory radio.

2004-2011 Mercedes Benz CLS Class W219 car stereo after installation
2004-2011 Mercedes Benz CLS Class W219 car stereo after installation

 

If you are going to replace your factory radio with a new aftermarket car stereo, it’ll be great for you to know some installation instruction for it. The installation is not quite difficult, if you have some related installation experience and a correct guide, you can easily finish the installation on your own. Please look at the picture above, if you also have the same dashboard, you can refer to the following 2004-2011 Mercedes-Benz CLS-W219 car stereo instruction to help with the installation.

 

Precautions :

  1. Please disconnect the power before the installation.
  2. Please prepare unlock tools r before the removal and the installation.
  3. Please keep all the separate parts from the car. Please take great care of the dashboard to avoid scratching it during its detachment and installation. Please keep handy any parts from the car and make use of all the original screws from the car as much as possible. so each related part of the unit can be fixed securely.

 

2004-2011 Mercedes-Benz CLS-W219 car stereo installation guide

  1. The original dashboard.

    2004-2011 Mercedes-Benz CLS-W219 car stereo installation step 1
    2004-2011 Mercedes-Benz CLS-W219 car stereo installation step 1

 

  1. Use a lever to release the decoration panel and remove the cigarette lighter.

    2004-2011 Mercedes-Benz CLS-W219 car stereo installation step 2
    2004-2011 Mercedes-Benz CLS-W219 car stereo installation step 2

 

  1. Remove two screws under the 6-disc CD changer and take out the CD changer.

    2004-2011 Mercedes-Benz CLS-W219 car stereo installation step 3
    2004-2011 Mercedes-Benz CLS-W219 car stereo installation step 3

 

  1. Remove the two screws marked with red arrows and pull out the CD player.
    2004-2011 Mercedes-Benz CLS-W219 car stereo installation step 4
    2004-2011 Mercedes-Benz CLS-W219 car stereo installation step 4

     

  2.   Connect the cables in the package.

    2004-2011 Mercedes-Benz CLS-W219 car stereo installation step 5
    2004-2011 Mercedes-Benz CLS-W219 car stereo installation step 5

 

a. Connect with the power cable in the car.

b. Socket for the speaker cable plug in the car.

c.Connect CAN-H, CAN-L with CAN-BUS

d.Connect CAN-TX.

 

  1. Remove the baffle-plate under the assistant driver seat, connect the CAN-H, CAN-L cable (green)③ with the CAN-BUS socket marked in the picture.

    2004-2011 Mercedes-Benz CLS-W219 car stereo installation step 6
    2004-2011 Mercedes-Benz CLS-W219 car stereo installation step 6

 

  1. Pry the decoration panel beside the driver’s seat, change fuse from 5A TO 10A.

    2004-2011 Mercedes-Benz CLS-W219 car stereo installation step 7
    2004-2011 Mercedes-Benz CLS-W219 car stereo installation step 7

 

  1. Remove the screws for fastening the car pc in the left of the trunk.

    2004-2011 Mercedes Benz CLS Class W219 car stereo installation step 8
    2004-2011 Mercedes Benz CLS Class W219 car stereo installation step 8

 

  • 9.Find the amplifier in the left of the trunk and remove the four screws marked with red arrows.

    2004-2011 Mercedes-Benz CLS-W219 car stereo installation step 9
    2004-2011 Mercedes-Benz CLS-W219 car stereo installation step 9

 

  1. Remove the amplifier in the car.

    2004-2011 Mercedes-Benz CLS-W219 car stereo installation step 10
    2004-2011 Mercedes-Benz CLS-W219 car stereo installation step 10

 

  1. Connect the speaker cable with the speaker socket ②.

    2004-2011 Mercedes Benz CLS Class W219 car stereo installation step 11
    2004-2011 Mercedes Benz CLS Class W219 car stereo installation step 11

 

  1. Turn on the new Seicane car stereo to have a careful check if everything works well.

 

Wish the above installation guide can be helpful for you. If you have any questions, you can refer to your dealer or a professional for help. Please make clear every step before you start to install. If you find it too hard to understand all the steps, you’d better go to a car stereo upgrade center to have it installed.

 

In addition, to make sure you have a successful upgrade, you need to confirm that your new stereo is suitable for your car, so that it can work well with your car. If you have no idea how to confirm, you can refer to the following link which is about a high-end 2004-2011 Mercedes-Benz CLS-W219 car stereo from Seicane, please click:

 

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With this Mercedes-Benz CLS-W219 car stereo in your car, you are enabled to play DVD, CD, VCD, iPod, FM/AM radio, TV, Bluetooth music, etc. The Bluetooth technology also makes you possible to dial and receive calls with your hands on the steering wheel control and your eyes on the road ahead to keep safe. The lane assist, voice prompts and accurate direction provided by the GPS navigation can lead you to your destination within the least time.

 

What’s more, it can support an optic fiber decoder. If your car is from 2002 to 2012 and comes with a fiber optic Harmon Kardon sound system, then you can add an optic fiber decoder to keep your optic fiber Harmon Kardon sound system and all your original car’s speakers working after installation. It’s easy to install this decoder and the instruction will come with you. After installation, the sound quality is still quite high.

 

To improve your in-car environment and your driving experience, this Seicane Mercedes-Benz CLS-W219 car stereo is just your ideal choice. Just take it and go!