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Old 07-18-2006, 15:57   #1 (permalink)
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Replacing the stereo!!

Hey! I'm new to this site. I was wondering how you would go about replacing the factory stereo in a 1999 Ford Taurus SE. I've heard you have to buy a new panel cover for the Climate controls. Where would I get one and how hard would it be to install new speakers??
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You can get an audio installation kit at any car stereo store or maybe some parts stores that have all the instructions you need. You will also need a wirung kit so you don't have to cut factory plugs.
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if you have automatic climate control you're out of luck

if you have the dials you can get a face plate at www.crutchfield.com

replacing the speakers is fairly easy.
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You'll need a pair of Ford din tools ( U shaped pieces of metal) to remove your stereo, available most anywhere, walmart, auto part stores, etc.
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or you can just use a couple thick paper clips
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or you can just use a couple thick paper clips
Haha! Good luck with that
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Is it possible to use the existing speaker wire??
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yes, crutchfield sells a harness to use it.
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