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Old 02-05-2013, 02:00 PM   #1
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Wiring VM9214..Heeeelp!

Hi, i have a 2001 focus zx3, with factory radio cd, and i want install a new dvd/radio, its a VM9214 fron jensen, and i dont now how do it... :(, to many wiring in the dvd radio, few in the factory radio, i just want to know if someone do it before, and how .... thanks!


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Old 02-05-2013, 04:33 PM   #2
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get the factory harness adapter from metra or scosche. that gives you an easier way to connect it and should have the same colors as the jensen does.
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factory harness adapter ???? metra or scosche ???? please excuse my ignorance, but could you be more explicit, lot of thanks
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I understand that are some kind of adapters, where I can get them, can you give me a hint?
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you will need a wiring harness, dash kit, and antenna adapter to install it. you can get them from a car audio shop or online from crutchfield or sonicelectronix.

here are the metra parts
http://metraonline.com/part/70-1770

http://metraonline.com/part/99-5200

http://metraonline.com/part/40-VW10
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would a powered antenna adapter be a good idea to get longer range of radio stations and more clear sounding?
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shouldn't be needed. it won't increase range, just just if you need to amplify the signal to receive it at all. some euro vehicles don't get am with an aftermarket headunit and need it.
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thank you so much guys! ;)
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