Chrysler Neon 1995-1999 Repair Guide

Radio Receiver/Amplifier/Tape Player/CD Player

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REMOVAL & INSTALLATION



See Figures 1, 2, 3, 4, 5 and 6

  1. Disconnect and isolate the negative battery cable.
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  3. Open the ash tray.
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  5. Use the trim panel remover to gently pry out and remove the center mounting bezel.
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Fig. Fig. 1: The center mounting bezel surrounds the radio and heater controls



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Fig. Fig. 2: Carefully pry the center mounting bezel out to remove it

  1. Unfasten the 2 radio mounting screws and bolts, then partially pull the radio out of the instrument panel.
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Fig. Fig. 3: Unfasten the 2 radio mounting bolts (see arrows) ...



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Fig. Fig. 4: ... partially pull the radio out of its mounting bracket to access the wiring

  1. Detach the electrical wiring, antenna cable and ground wire from the rear of the radio. Remove the radio from the vehicle.
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Fig. Fig. 5: Unplug the radio connectors and the antenna lead, then remove the radio from the vehicle



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Fig. Fig. 6: Exploded view of the radio mounting

To install:
  1. Attach the ground wire, antenna cable and electrical connector to the rear of the radio.
  2.  
  3. Place the radio in position in the instrument panel, then install the 2 mounting screws.
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  5. Install the center bezel making sure the retaining clips are secured.
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  7. Close the ash tray.
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  9. Connect the negative battery cable.
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