1997 (97) FORD Explorer Car Stereo Installation Kit
This car radio / stereo install kit will come with all the parts needed for stereo installation of most all replacement stereos in a 1997 (97) FORD Explorer This car stereo installation kit includes
Car Stereo Mounting Kit
Wire Harness THIS HARNESS WORKS ON STANDARD WIRING ONLY. FOR AMPLIFIED, JBL, BOSE OR PREMIUM SOUND SYSTEMS. A SPECIALITY HARNESS WILL BE REQUIRED.
Which car stereo installation kit do you want? The differences between the car stereo install kits is the Stereo mounting kit. Kit1 is the installer preferred kit. The different Car Stereo Install mounting kits can be viewed below
Below are the individual pieces that come in the car stereo installation kit(s)
Car Stereo Mounting Kit
Car Stereo Mounting Kit
This is 'kit1' in the car stereo installation kit dropdown box above $18.00
This is 'kit2' in the car stereo installation kit dropdown box above $18.00
This Wire Harness will greatly simplify any car stereo installation. It will match up color for color to the wire harness of your aftermarket stereo THIS HARNESS WORKS ON STANDARD WIRING ONLY. FOR AMPLIFIED, JBL, BOSE OR PREMIUM SOUND SYSTEMS. A SPECIALITY HARNESS WILL BE REQUIRED. $12.40
An antenna adapter is required when installing any car stereo other than the factory model $12.40
Radio Replacement Interface With Navigation Outputs for Select Ford, Lincoln, Mercury Vehicles
Provides navigation trigger wires and timed accessory output for replacing the factory radio. Retains the factory installed amplified audio system and rear seat entertainment (if equipped). Use with a steering wheel interface module to retain function of all factory controls.
Compatible with THX, SONY, Shaker and Audiophile sound systems in applicable vehicles. (v1.1.4 or higher required)
Data controlled RAP accessory output wire
Data controlled parking brake wire
Data controlled reverse trigger wire
Data controlled vehicle speed sense wire
Data controlled illumination output wire
Retains factory-installed amplified audio system
Retains rear seat entertainment and dual zone audio
When installing the #3650 into 2009 Ford/Lincoln/Mercury vehicles that are equipped with the mid-line amplifier (NOT the Sony or THX system), you MUST follow a tech brief to turn the amplifier on (please see Tech Brief PDF below)
Rear seat entertainment (RSE) audio is not retained through the speakers in Ford/Lincoln/Mercury vehicles that are equipped with the Microsoft SYNC system. The RSE will power up, operate normally and pass audio through the IR headphones, however the audio can not be passed through the aftermarket radio.
Does not retain SYNC
Does not retain any of the radio related Ford "MyKey" features found in the 2011 vehicles
If you are installing the #3650 in any of the following vehicles, the revision number of the interface MUST be 1.1.4 in order to be compatible: 2009 Ford F-150
2009 Ford Flex
2010 Ford Mustang
2010 Ford Fusion
2009 Lincoln MKS
2010 Lincoln MKZ
2010 Mercury Milan
VEHICLE SPECIFIC NOTES
2008 F-250/350/450: Not compatible with model trim XL (fleet vehicles). These vehicles do not have the necessary CAN bus signals
2006-2007 Ford Freestyle: Does not retain RSE
2006 Lincoln Zephyr: Does not retain the THX amplifier
ALPINE - JVC - PIONEER - CLARION - PANASONIC - SONY REPLACEMENT STEREO HARNESSES AVAILABLE
Factory Stereo Removal Tool
Ford, Mazda & Blaupunkt Stereo Removal Tool If your factory stereo has four small holes, 2 on each side, this tool will be needed to properly remove the stereo.
9-PC Soft Silicone Dash Removal Tools Set
Dash Removal Tools Some stereo installations may require that parts of the dash be removed. These clear soft silicone tools are made specifically for high end installations. Helps elimiate scratches and chips! NO USING A SCREWDRIVER!
Factory System Integration - Add an Amp or Aftermarket Stereo
For the installation of aftermarket stereo, or amplifier integration into a vehicles pre-existing factory system.
The #5065 is a one-device solution for today's vehicle sound systems. It features programmable input and output circuitry with slide switches, which allows connection of RCA level or speaker level input and output. DC coupling circuit ensures noise free integration and no load induced on the factory system. This is in contrast to a normal LOC which uses resistors and can stress a factory radio's circuitry. The #5065 utilizes signal sense to detect when audio is present in the device, and creates a 12V output usable for triggering an external amplifier.
Designed to be connected in the rear of the vehicle for quick installation
Provides 12v amplifier turn-on trigger wire
Linear 20 to 20,000Hz output based on input signal
Transformer isolated for optimal sound and performance
A. Top Dash C. Kick Panel E. Lower door G. Lower rear I. Rear side panel K. Rear sides M. Rear Door (Wagons, Vans) O. Rear Posts (Trucks)B. Front Dash D. Upper Door F. Behind Seat (Trucks) H. Upper Rear J. Rear deck L. Tall sides N. Rear Top (Wagons, Vans) P. Rear Corner (Trucks)
Car Audio Aftermarket Stereo Installation Kits - Faceplates, Wire Harnesses, Antenna Adapters & PAC aftermarket car audio
installation accessories! Car Audio Aftermarket Stereo Installation Kits for most vehicles Don't worry about wiring up that new stereo, with a car stereo installation kit everything is a snap!