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  • Mount A Whole Stereo Under The Dash

    3 23.08%
  • Buy A Stereo That Will Fit In The Dash With Aux Connections For A CD Player Head Unit

    3 23.08%
  • Cut The Dash And Put A Whole New Stereo There With CD

    7 53.85%
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    car110223 is offline Junior Member

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    Icon32 New Stereo In Old Car

    I have a 1962 Pontiac and I want a radio that will fit into the dash with the two knob holes and have the radio to work with a single cd player(just a cd player) head unit connected to it. Do You know of any ideas. If I did that would one with a aux connection on the back of it work with the cd player head unit. But I don't know where to find radios like that to fit my car that have aux connections.
    Any suggestions

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    i just cut the area with the holes out and rigged my aiwa in there...dont know much about two knobbed stereos and auxillery...i would just buy a HU with both radio and cd and cut the hole

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    Dunno what the dash is like in the Poncho, but in my Olds there's a plastic woodgrain panel (see my avitar) that covers the factory radio. I bit the bullet and hacked it with a Dremmel tool to fit a new style radio. Took me a day 'cuz I was scared shitless of messing it up. Came out nice, and worth the hassle.

    Of course if you're into showing the car or keeping it original, a CD player hidden in the glove box works too. Not real convenient though.

    1999 Buick Park Ave Ultra
    Head Unit: JVC KWHDR720
    EQ: Audiocontrol EQL
    Front Stage: Hybrid Audio Technologies Imagine 5.25 mids, Morel Maximo tweets
    Sub Stage: Boston G3 10", 0.5 cu ft sealed
    Amp: PPI Phantom 900.4
    Rear Fill: Boston SE953 6X9's

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