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    bang Crap install

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    I don't know why people post install pics like this and act proud of their work. This install is total crap.

    From Reddit.


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    If it fits it ships.

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    Ugh wires all over the place

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    car fire = car B Q

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    I like the bungee cord holding the radios in place!

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    Unfortunately, I think this "installer" is a Canadian. I notice the speedometer is in kph, not mph.


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    Wow im surprised that the early 90s ford ranger is still running lol.
    and yea total crap install.

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    eh! that one fancy install! not

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    Quote Originally Posted by Mars View Post
    Unfortunately, I think this "installer" is a Canadian. I notice the speedometer is in kph, not mph.

    Good think canadians drive on the wrong side of the road or you might have blamed an aussie, down here thats good work

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    We drive on the right side of the road. You weirdos are the ones who drive on the left side.

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    I`ve seen worse in police vehicles

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    I'd just love​ to see how awesome the antennas are...

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    Well at least he's got 'strain-relief' on the mic cord...

    Or maybe that's a new-fangled vibration dampening device?
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    Post it on RetardReference and you'll no doubt see replies like "Looks good, the Kenwood fits perfect in the dash!".

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    Atleast he has APRS so when it catches fire, he can tell the fire depot where his POS is

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    I'd be embarrassed to post a photo of such a crappy install.

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    Damn what a dumbass, there's more than enough place for a nice clean install.

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    I spend weeks measuring and planning before I install **** in my car. I want it to be safe, functional and of high quality.

    Is this a lack of self pride in doing a good job, or just laziness?

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    My favourite part is the little zip tie looped over the corner... barely holding the mic cable??

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    It usually takes me a year or so to plan the 9 or 10 radio install for my vehicles. So far, I've been driving my current vehicle for 7 months and have the batteries and battery runs done, the antennas mapped but not installed, and the console design roughed up on the bench, but not the finished plastic work yet. The second row DVD system was a stumbling block when I pulled the headliner....

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    Quote Originally Posted by com501 View Post
    It usually takes me a year or so to plan the 9 or 10 radio install for my vehicles. So far, I've been driving my current vehicle for 7 months and have the batteries and battery runs done, the antennas mapped but not installed, and the console design roughed up on the bench, but not the finished plastic work yet. The second row DVD system was a stumbling block when I pulled the headliner....
    It's not a project, it's a program. As soon as I get one built, I start thinking about what I want to do differently next time. My install takes lots of planning as well - dual batteries, 6 O5s (soon to be some O7s), etc.