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Old 05-14-2013, 10:40 AM   #1
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Double din DVD in SVT?

Crutchfield says that they won't fit but is it possible to put a double din DVD head unit in an 03 svt? If you have hook me up with pics and the mounting hardware you used.


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Most double din HUs fit, some require a little trimming around the opening but nothing major.

and here is a metra kit for the install

http://www.carid.com/2003-ford-focus...t-4479292.html
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http://www.focusfanatics.com/forum/car-audio-sync-myford-touch-electronics/254740-how-make-all-stock-svt-stuff-work-aftermarket-radio.html

I installed a double DIN in that thread and documented how to do so.
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Old 05-14-2013, 11:23 AM   #4
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So all double dins are the same regardless of being DVD or not. Gotcha.
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Old 05-14-2013, 01:37 PM   #5
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So all double dins are the same regardless of being DVD or not. Gotcha.
yes the DIN is a size measurement, not the features of the headunit. There are single din flip out dvd units, and there are non dvd double din units.
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all of the major brands will fit with that kit. if you're are gonna do a chinese knockoff or something like that then you will have other issues as they are bigger than the standard ddin's. not to mention they aren't as reliable.
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http://www.ebay.com/itm/FORD-FOCUS-C...627ac6&vxp=mtr


Eh? I just bought the axxess awsc adapter too
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Eh? I just bought the axxess awsc adapter too
Perfect! everything you need
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