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05-24-2007, 11:14 PM
Hi Guys!

I have a 1994 Ford Mustang.
A few years back I had an Alpine head unit installed at a Circuit City I believe.

This month the cd cut out and stopped working and I'm tired to listening to the radio

So I went looking for a new head unit and I found one online for a nice price.

And I was just wondering with a head unit previously installed is it simply take out the head unit and basically replace the wires to the new head unit?

The new head unit is a Sony MEX-1GB.

Or will I need a new mounting kit and have to work with putting in new wires etc.



05-24-2007, 11:17 PM
Yeah the new cd player will just slide in to the old slot

05-24-2007, 11:18 PM
Is the Alpine the Sony is replacing a single-Din or a Double-DIN? (I'm not familiar with the dash of a '94 Mustang)

If both are single-DIN it should be a matter of sliding out the Alpine, splicing the Sony's wiring to a harness adapter, plugging it all in and sliding the Sony's mounting sleeve into the appropriate space and then shoving the HU into the sleeve - done!

05-24-2007, 11:24 PM
Those mustangs are single din and the new deck should just slide in. You will have to wire the new deck but its straight forward.

05-24-2007, 11:55 PM
Yeah they both look the same size.

So just take it out splice a few wires and slide the new one back in.

Thanks for the replies guys :)