Toyota 4 Runner Car Audio - Radio and Speaker Removal

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Stereo Replacement, Removal and Install Toyota 4 Runner Car Stereo Removal
Toyota 4 Runner car radio removal, replacement and installation 1.1) Remove trim from around ignition switch, releasing two clips.
1.2) Remove knobs from climate control.
1.3) Remove climate control panel. The trick is to open the cup holder, place your fingers under the cup holder and snap panel off from the top, removing left side of panel last. Disconnect clock if you have that feature.
Toyota 4 Runner cd player replacment, removal, and repair 2.1) Remove one screw exposed from removing climate control panel.
Toyota 4 Runner CD player replacement, removing and installing 3.1) Release clips, one on each side of panel. Push center pin in about 1/8 - 1/4, it will stop at snap. Pull clips from panel.
3.2) Remove panel releasing one clip.
Toyota 4 runner car radio replacment, removal and repair 4.1) Remove one 10mm bolt and one screw from bottom of glove box.
Toyota 4 Runner cd player replacment, removal, and repair 5.1) Open glove box and remove three screws across the top of the panel.
5.2) Pry top edge of glove box down to clear edge of dash and remove glove box.
5.3) Disconnect connector at speaker.
Toyota 4 Runner CD player replacement, removing and installing 6.1) Remove two screws exposed from glove box removal.
Toyota 4 Runner cd player replacment, removal, and repair 7.1) Remove two screws.
7.2) Set emergency brake, this will allow some free space for the following instructions.
7.3) Pull center panel from dash releasing all clips, left side of panel will be a little tricky, pull right side of panel free to unlock left side.
NOTE: Upon reassembly of the front dash panel across dash and and stereo the left lip of the center panel needs to be carefully tucked back under the right edge of the steering column dash panel in three places simultaneously, or the alignment in all three directions (front-rear depth, left-right, height) will be affected and the reassembly cannot be completed.
   
Aftermarket Car Stereo Installation
   

Aftermarket Car Stereo Wire Color Codes

Factory Wire Harness Codes
Below

   

Color Codes and Aftermarket Installation

Factory Wire Connector Codes
Below

   
Power Antenna Mast Replacement
   
Speaker Phasing
Installing Aftermarket Speakers and Proper Hook-up
   
NO AUDIO
With aftermarket stereo installation?
   
Erratic Volume Control
DIY Repair
   
Toyota 4 Runner Front and Rear Speaker Removal Presently Not Available
 
Factory Wire Harness Codes

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DO NOT CUT FACTORY WIRE HARNESS
   
Aftermarket stereo installation? Why purchase the aftermarket wire harness? Installation is easier, no guess work with wire color codes and a Headache Saver! Factory wire colors codes are not universal. See Aftermarket Videos above.
We discourage cutting the factory wire harness.
This section aids in troubleshooting and determining wire color codes, phasing for speaker hook up, locating power wires for installing external devices and add-ons.
   
Diagram 1
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Diagram 2
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Diagram 3
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Diagram 4
P500 - See Factory Connectors Video above.
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Diagram 5
CN701 - See Factory Connectors Video above.
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