cheap JVC back to OEM? - Jeep Wrangler Forum
Jeep Wrangler Forum

Go Back   Jeep Wrangler Forum > TJ Jeep Wrangler Forum > TJ General Discussion Forum

Join Wrangler Forum Today


Reply
 
Thread Tools

Please support our sponsors and let them know you heard about them on WranglerForum.com
Old 04-03-2012, 09:22 PM   #1
Newb
 
Join Date: Apr 2012
Posts: 1
cheap JVC back to OEM?

I would like to put back in a factoy am/fm/cd player in my 2002 jeep but I am not sure if there is any issues that I have to deal with such as codes, of the factory radio. I would buy from someone like Ebay or any other outlets on line. Can anyone give me any advice I dont want to buy one and the pay a dealership for there time it would cost more then the used radio.

bbmagee is offline   Quote Quick Reply
Old 04-04-2012, 09:42 AM   #2
Jeeper
 
Blackpony04's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2011
Location: Youngstown, New York
Posts: 513
The wiring harness is the only thing you'll need to aware of and it's super easy to check by just removing the front panel (pull up the long vent strip along the windshield and remove the 2 screws up top, removed the ash tray and remove the screw under there and just pull the panel straight towards you) and unscrewing and pulling out the radio. If it's a big ball of electrical tape there will be splicing involved but if they spent 5 bucks and got the wiring harness adaptor you'll just need to unplug the old one and install the one for the factory radio. No codes as the radio is not tied to anything (the odometer is where the diagnostic screens are located).

But I am curious why you'd want to revert back to a factory deck. The sound isn't very good and for about $100 you can buy a really nice stereo with USB & aux inputs.

__________________
'12 Black Sport JK
Blackpony04 is offline   Quote Quick Reply
Old 04-04-2012, 10:05 AM   #3
Supporting Member

WF Supporting Member
 
jeepwayoflife's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2011
Location: California/Montana
Posts: 3,169
Darn, just sold my stock one a few weeks ago. Google "daveysjeeps" they have stock head units, but pretty expensive.... I got an aftermarket and love it. No more clipping with bass, no distortion, and I can plug iPod/my phone into it
__________________
--------------------------------------------------------
jeepwayoflife is offline   Quote Quick Reply
Reply

Quick Reply
Message:
Options

Register Now

In order to be able to post messages on the Jeep Wrangler Forum forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.
User Name:
If you do not want to register, fill this field only and the name will be used as user name for your post.
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.
Password:
Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.
Email Address:

Log-in

Human Verification

In order to verify that you are a human and not a spam bot, please enter the answer into the following box below based on the instructions contained in the graphic.



Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may post new threads
You may 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


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
For those looking to do a "hidden winch". cavsvet74 JK General Discussion Forum 23 11-25-2012 04:18 PM
TJ to LJ swap????? lawndog TJ General Discussion Forum 6 04-19-2012 03:55 PM
The wife said ok so who wants to give there say at what goes on my jk? wmwhitey JK General Discussion Forum 33 04-05-2012 12:54 AM
New to Jeep, New to forums Broch757 JK General Discussion Forum 7 04-03-2012 10:33 PM
place to buy, OntarioBlair Tires & Wheels 2 04-03-2012 08:39 PM



» Featured Product

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 08:30 AM.



Jeep®, Wrangler, Liberty, Wagoneer, Cherokee, and Grand Cherokee are copyrighted and trademarked to Chrysler Motors LLC.
Wranglerforum.com is not in any way associated with the Chrysler Motors LLC