View Single Post
Old 04-29-2010, 01:15 AM
olsarge's Avatar
olsarge olsarge is offline
Dodge Ram Forum Senior Member
Join Date: Mar 2010
Location: Houston,Tx
Age: 27
Posts: 121
Gender: Male
Vehicle: 2003 Dodge ram 2wd quad cab
Trim Level: SLT
Color: champagne
Engine: 2002-2007 287ci (4.7L) PowerTech V8 235hp 295lb/ft
Rep Power: 0
olsarge is on a distinguished road

well first off you'll have to cut the bezel out some quit a bit actually and then you can actually fill in the hole with fiberglass and bondo or somehow to make it square or you can do what I did and make the hole contour to the factory curves and just make a trim ring to go around your radio they also sell these trim rings in different sizes i just made mine out of 1/4 mdf and covered it in suede ill post some pic tomorrow.

also on securing you can either bend some mild sheet metal in to an l bracket looking thing or use some mounting strap that can be purchased at walmart for 1.50 I used mounting strap as I had it lying round
Pioneer AVH-4000DVD/JL Audio 2 12W3V3, 1000.1/focal poly glass all around/JL e1200 4 channel/Thrush SI/SO- specter drop in
Reply With Quote