Removal of 2008 Ford Escape Factory Stereo - Ford Forum - Enthusiast Forums for Ford Owners


Ford Escape The newest smaller SUV from Ford allows the buyer to have the use of an SUV without the hunger for fuel that so many SUVs display.

Reply
 
 
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
  #1  
Old 02-10-2012, 11:34 AM
Junior Member
Thread Starter
 
Join Date: Feb 2012
Posts: 1
Default Removal of 2008 Ford Escape Factory Stereo

I just purchased an adapter for my 2008 Ford Escape so I can plug my iPhone in and have it charge and the ability to change music through the steering wheel audio controls. I have no clue how to remove the factory stereo as I don't see any holes for the common tool that is used..
I found the following instructions, but would love a visual of the steps so I don't brake/wreck anything:

Use panel removal tool (PRT) to unsnap upper vent panel. Start from windshield and pull toward you. Use a PRT to unsnap dash panel below stereo. Extract (4) 7mm hex head screws securing stereo panel. Use 8 mm wrench to remove ground strap from passenger side of stereo. Unplug and remove stereo. Extract (4) T-20 Torx head screws securing stereo brackets. Extract (4) T-20 Torx head screws securing A/C controls.

Would love some help!!
Reply With Quote
 
 
Reply

Related Topics
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
2008 Escape fuel filter removal? TMcNasty Ford Escape 6 01-11-2013 02:31 PM
Factory speaker specs for '97 Explorer w/JBL stereo techgrad03 Ford Explorer 9 05-09-2012 08:18 PM
What size is the factory stereo in a 2009 Ford van (E-Series)? parker Ford Econoline E Series 0 01-18-2011 10:47 PM
hey do anyone knows how to remove a factory stereo 4 a 1999 ford escort.. pls..i need help babychulo2005 Ford Escort 8 04-06-2010 01:54 PM
2008 ford escape changing the factory radio hollywoodallstar Ford Escape 0 02-10-2008 02:23 PM


Tags
2008, 2010, audio, cord, escape, factory, ford, install, panel, radio, removal, remove, stereo, stock, system

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off


Advertising
Featured Sponsors
Vendor Directory

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 09:32 AM.


We are a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for us to earn fees by linking to Amazon.com and affiliated sites.