How to easily upgrade a Mercedes-Benz SLK W171 R171 car radio with HD 1080P Video Bluetooth Touch Screen Radio WiFi TV IPOD Backup Camera steering wheel control USB SD

To get to an unfamiliar location, it may be hard for most car owners if they don’t have any guidance. In that case, a GPS navigation system can be much helpful. If your factory radio can’t support GPS function, one of the great ways is to replace it with an aftermarket car stereo. It’s quite easy to install a new one. If you own a Mercedes-Benz SLK W171 R171, you can take this Mercedes-Benz SLK W171 R171 car radio from Seicane as a reference during the whole process of the installation.

Mercedes-Benz SLK W171 R171 head unit after installation

Mercedes-Benz SLK W171 R171 head unit after installation

Some tips before the installation:

1.Please disconnect the power before the installation.

2.Please prepare a lever and a screwdriver before the removal and the installation.

3.Please keep all the separate parts from the car. Please take great care of the dashboard to avoid scratching it during its detachment and installation. Please keep handy any parts from the car and make use of all the original screws from the car as much as possible. so each related part of the unit can be fixed securely.

4.For your convenience, here’s the recommended tools for removal and installation from Seicane, please check for more details: http://www.seicane.com/car-dvd-dismantling-device-srd-400

Mercedes-Benz SLK W171 R171 head unit installation guide

1. Open the little box beneath the radio and remove the screws with a screwdriver.

Open the little box beneath the radio and remove the screws with a screwdriver

Open the little box beneath the radio and remove the screws with a screwdriver

2. Pry the trim panel on the right side of the box with a removal tool, after that, remove it.

Pry the trim panel on the right side of the box with a removal tool, after that, remove it

Pry the trim panel on the right side of the box with a removal tool, after that, remove it

3. Remove the screw with a screwdriver.

Remove the screw with a screwdriver

Remove the screw with a screwdriver

4. Pry the leather surrounding the brake, then pull it up, at last, remove it.

Pry the leather surrounding the brake, then pull it up, at last, remove it

Pry the leather surrounding the brake, then pull it up, at last, remove it

5. Remove the trim panel under the brake with your hands.

Remove the trim panel under the brake with your hands

Remove the trim panel under the brake with your hands

6. Disconnect the connectors behind the trim.

Disconnect the connectors behind the trim

Disconnect the connectors behind the trim

7. Take the box out of the dashboard.

Take the box out of the dashboard

Take the box out of the dashboard

8. Disconnect the connectors behind the box.

Disconnect the connectors behind the box

Disconnect the connectors behind the box

9. Remove the trim panel on the box with your hands.

Remove the trim panel on the box with your hands

Remove the trim panel on the box with your hands

10.Disconnect the connectors at the back of the trim panel.

Disconnect the connectors at the back of the trim panel

Disconnect the connectors at the back of the trim panel

11. Remove two screwdrivers inside the trim panel.

Remove two screwdrivers inside the trim panel

Remove two screwdrivers inside the trim panel

12.Take another box under the radio with your hands.

Take another box under the radio with your hands

Take another box under the radio with your hands

13. Disconnect all the connectors at the back of the box.

Disconnect all the connectors at the back of the box

Disconnect all the connectors at the back of the box

14. Remove two screws after taking away the box with a screwdriver.

Remove two screws after taking away the box with a screwdriver

Remove two screws after taking away the box with a screwdriver

15. Pop out the disc player.

Pop out the disc player

Pop out the disc player

16. Remove the screws at both sides of the disc player.

Remove the screws at both sides of the disc player

Remove the screws at both sides of the disc player

17. Take the disc player out of the dashboard.

Take the disc player out of the dashboard

Take the disc player out of the dashboard

18. Remove two screws holding the radio with a screwdriver.

Remove two screws holding the radio with a screwdriver

Remove two screws holding the radio with a screwdriver

19. Take the radio out of the dashboard.

Take the radio out of the dashboard

Take the radio out of the dashboard

20. Disconnect all the connectors at the back of the radio.

Disconnect all the connectors at the back of the radio

Disconnect all the connectors at the back of the radio

21. Check all the accessories for the new Seicane head unit.

Check all the accessories for the new Seicane head unit

Check all the accessories for the new Seicane head unit

22. Connect the harnesses to the back of the new Seicane head unit.

Connect the harnesses to the back of the new Seicane head unit

Connect the harnesses to the back of the new Seicane head unit

23. Connect the Seicane head unit to your original car radio ‘s plugs.

24. Put the new Seicane unit into the dashboard and turn it on to have a comprehensive check.

25. If everything works well, then install all the screws, boxes and trim panels accordingly into their original places. If not, check carefully whether all the cables are connected or not.

Is it easy for you to understand all the installation steps for a Mercedes-Benz SLK W171 R171 car radio in particular? If not, it’s suggested you consult your dealer. Or you can also directly have a professional install it. If you haven’t found an ideal head unit for your car, you can refer to this multifunctional Mercedes-Benz SLK W171 R171 car radio from Seicane. It comes with the latest features and capabilities for you to upgrade your factory radio. For more details, you can click:

http://www.seicane.com/oem-android-dvd-player-gps-navigation-system-for-mercedes-benz-slk-w171-r171-with-hd-1080p-video-bluetooth-touch-screen-radio-wifi-tv-ipod-backup-camera-steering-wheel-control-usb-sd-s018801

This modern Mercedes-Benz SLK W171 R171 car radio is anti-shock and comes with built-in speakers. Its sound quality is quite high. Besides, you can simply pair with your compatible mobile phone with this unit for hands-free calls and music streaming. Just take it as your wonderful road companion!

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