I have seen this happen but it is a case by case deal. There is a small 1 inch fan that has power leads that run to the board - the fan stays off. Everything looks fine on the circuit boards. As as if I didn't remove any screws at all! So today I went to pull the unit out as to check all electrical connections. It works like a charm. Our Ford parts are not from salvage yards, if your Ford radio is not listed, please contact us, we have many more oem Ford audio units, Ford Mustang, Explorer, Expedition, Excursion, F150, F250, Focus, Freestyle, Fusion Edge Escape Ford Taurus, contact information is here in case you need to speak with a tech.
Also, if you have steering wheel controls or rear seat controls, you may need to also install an add o … n, assuming the radio has an infrared remote control, to enable these controls. I put the key in the ignition, and tada! Hopefullythis is all that's wrong. If you notice the last three pictures, there are two white lights on either side of the player control console. This will hopefully burn off all the excess carbon that might have built up in your cylinders. One other item that might be related, is that the keyless entry system stopped working at a similar time - meaning the keypad on the door.
I have checked all of the wiring harness connectors to make sure they are plugged in securely. Make sure you have any codes for your radio that may be required since disconnecting the battery cables can cause the radio to quit working too. It is nowhere to be found on the net. Does this model not have that feature? You'll probably hear a metal popping sound, which is just the rear grounding tab I think that's what it is pulling free from the cage. Don't be ham fisted - you're just trying to give the player some traction to help it eject the stuck one. This will protect your player from jamming issues and lens problems that may lead to permanent damage.
This worked for me, but I am not a professional and cannot guarantee universal application. They must be infrared type … head phones. Remember to have one hand underneath to catch the assembly when it works free. Look for the mute button and click it. I used Crutchfield and they are very helpful in answering questions you may have - you should try that also. I was able to remove four screws that were in it the unit is on the ceiling behind the front seats , but, nothing will budge, can someone tell me how to do this step by step? If you stick a thin ruler in above the disc this is hard to do , you can sometimes help coax the disc out with lots of eject presses.
You could wait for warmer weather, and hope that the glue gets gooey again. Anyone have experience in this out there. I might pay the local dealer a visit, perhaps they can if they want to provide the pinout. Once the rod retainer is removed, you can lift the laser head while still attached to the slotted rod and expose the lens. Note that their are a few of the clips that stayed on the console that normally would be pressed into the roof. Though my kids are gone, I like to have everything working on my vehicles.
Essentially, when the little sensor is tripped, the shaft starts spinning and rolls the disc in. Try to pull it down from the rear sides evenly. However, I noticed that the plug was a little different. They used 4 of the extra pins to support this feature. Dear friends,do you understand how to remove and upgrade original 2013 2014 2015 autoradio? I'm was guessing the ribbon cable between the screen and board, but i have yet to take it apart. What happens is when you remove the dvd player on the radio the aux function goes away. As I recall I did it from the rear, again grabbing both edges and yanking.
It will also reduce the load on the head unit, less connections to deal with. The tricky part is pins 2, 7, and 8. I kinda feel like something is jamming the gears on the unit and keeping it from signaling the main unit to power on the screen. . Anyhow, thanks for the work, I know it takes a lot of time to put this stuff together. Oh, one important thing for anyone reading this thread. The hard part is keeping track of all of the pieces, and remembering how to put them all back together.
In order to support this feature, it looks like Ford upgraded the plug size from 12 to 20 pins. My unit had a complete wiring diagram for the two connectors on the sticker, but I couldn't find anyone with the right connectors to install an aftermarket system. Step 6 — Reinstall This was pretty much it. Look for a hole about the size of the paperclip and don't mistake an emergency release hole for an earphone jack. You can expose the lens by unscrewing the 2 tiny bolts that hold the head to a thin rod where the head slides as it goes through the disc sits opposite to the slotted rod. You want to make your trip more interesting? Before the installation,check the battery voltage 2 Before connecting,please make sure the ignition is off to avoid short circuit. It appears that the connector still lines up and still plugs in.
If you see something like this with metal on it, again, remove it with a small screwdriver and push back into the roof section. On average, we seem to drive back to Indiana about once a quarter to visit family and friends. Its called fuel knock, or more commonly known as gas ping. They look identical to the one you re-wired, so I did the same. Also, my older son uses it as an auxiliary outlet for music off his phone.