Bill Teal February 26, 2010 at 3:01 pm I would like to add an additional volume control switch on the passenger side of the dash, similar to the one on the steering wheel of my 2008 F250 truck. Remove ring and slide ignition switch out through the underside of the dash. Once you push the tool into these holes, the radio will unlock from the dash and when pulling on … the U's, will slide right out. You can access the document via a link though. Another small screw is now visible that also anchors the panel to the door. Once both screws have been removed, the door panel itself lifts up just over an inch then tilts as there are hooks in the bottom part of the door panel that hold the panel into place within the door assembly. To remove the factory radio you need a special tool that inserts into the pairs of holes found on the right and left sides of the radio.
Pull the wiring harness connectors and antenna plug from the rear of the radio. There are several screws at the top between the dash pad and the window that hold the top of the dash. If you install a line out converter, your rear speakers will still work properly. May have to remove the glove box and it's door for access. Use of this site is subject to the terms of The Install Doctors Online as well as The Install Doctors.
Mark You need the U-shaped disengage tools that can be bought at Best Buy. See the page for more Copyright and Trademark information. Pull the shifter panel up at the rear and down at the front to pop it off and pull it back a little. This should get you what you want. It won't remove comple … tely due to the shifter. It's a little tricky, but beats buying a tool you may only use once. You need to be able to insert something at least a few inches inside to disengage the locking mechanism.
I would like to know which wires from the radio to the switch on the steering wheel that control the volume. Next unscrew three screws in top recess above heater controls out of obvious sight -----Then very slowly remove complete facia surround around heater controls and radio. Automotive wiring in a 2008 Ford F250 vehicles are becoming increasing more difficult to identify due to the installation of more advanced factory oem electronics. This may take a few tries to get the radio loose, but be patient - maybe get one side at a time released and then sliding it out. You would have to install a line out converter to supply an audio output.
Insert the tools into each pair of small holes on either side of the radio face. Carefully unplug the wire plug from the switch and match plug to new switch box. Insert the tools into each pair of small holes on either side of the radio face. You can see the picture as a reference image from your 2008 Ford F250 Radio Wiring Diagram. Always verify all wires, wire colors and diagrams before applying any information found here to your 2008 Ford F250. Pull both side console panels off the center console.
. Remove the four Phillips-head screws that mount the center console the piece of plastic that houses the ashtray and cigarette lighter. This site has been optimized to be viewed at 1024x768. One of the most time consuming tasks with installing an after market car stereo, car radio, satellite radio, xm radio, car speakers, tweeters, car subwoofer, crossovers, audio equalizer, car amplifier, mobile amp, car amplifier, mp3 player, ipod or any car audio electronics is identifying the correct color car audio wires for your 2008 Ford F250. Adding More Information If you would like to help the Modified Life community by adding any missing information or adding a new car audio wire diagram to our resource, please feel free to post it at the bottom of this page. Thank you for seeing gallery of , we would be very happy if you come back. They're all the way in when you feel them hit an indent, or a bit of 'click'.
You simply put this tool on the notches that show on the side of the radio, push the tool in and pull out the radio. Radio removal Ford Tried the coat hanger deal ended up damaging the clips. You might have to tug on it some, don't sweat it. Ends are tapered and have a retainer on the end that fits into the radio clips. Radio wiring color codes, radio wire color codes, radio wiring diagram, radio wire diagram, radio wiring harness, radio wire harness, stereo wiring color codes, stereo wire color codes, stereo wiring diagram, stereo wire diagram, stereo wiring harness, stereo wire harness, car audio basics, stereo removal, radio removal, speaker wire colors. Always verify all wires, wire colors and diagrams before applying any information found here to your 2008 Ford F150 Truck.
Take out ash tray, unscrew two visable screws. Pull the top of the unit down and towards the rear of the vehicle. If you can't get the tool, you could try using someth … ing that will fit into these holes. Remove the two vents, also remove the cigarette lighter on the on side, and then the panel on the other. I would suggest disconnecting aerial and fuse link you wil … l then have? If you like the image on our website, please do not hesitate to visit again and get inspiration from all the houses in the image of our web image.
And if you want to see more images, we recommend the gallery below. Good luck with your 2008 Ford F250 amplifier installation. I also had a trim panel under the steering column that had to be removed. This site and all pages and documents contained within this site are Copyright of The Install Doctor and are protected under Unites States Copyright Laws. Had to remove dash to get to the clips from the backside. Remove the screw on either side that has the shifter panel attached. Use a small screwdriver again on the front of the red reflector … to tilt it upwards then slide it forward to unlatch the back tab.
The Modified Life staff has taken all its Ford F250 car radio wiring diagrams, Ford F250 car audio wiring diagrams, Ford F250 car stereo wiring diagrams, Ford F250 car radio wiring schematics, Ford F250 car wiring diagrams and cataloged them online for use by our visitors for free. All the ducts need to be removed from the vents. Use a small screwdriver on the front of the panel that houses the electric door locks and windows to tilt it upwards, then slide it forward to unlatch the back part. Use of the Ford F250 wiring information is at your own risk. At this point, there should be enough radio hanging out of the dash to grab onto. Push them in till you hear a click the push slightly out ward on the radio tools while pulling out on them. Get your hand behind the rear of the radio, and gently but firmly push the radio towards the rear of the vehicle until there's enough room to reach behind the radio.