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Double din cage fitting problems

Discussion in 'A4/A4 cabriolet/S4 forum(B6 chassis)' started by dale86, Apr 23, 2014.

  1. easy going Si

    easy going Si Member

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    When I changed mine from a double din climate control without heated seats to a single din with heated seats it did fit and the wiring plugs were the same but mine is an 05 cab, went on ebay a found a scrap dealer who had a single din but from a 55 cab as I remember the last plug on the right had only about 4 out of 12 possible wires so this is possible the seat heating control but that's only a guess hope this helps
     
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  3. BigCat

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    Hi folks i'm also thinking of fitting a double din unit instead of my single din & was going to get a console out of the scrappie. So after reading this I take it my climate unit will no longer fit & will need to buy this aswell??
     
  4. ruffrida

    ruffrida Well-Known Member

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    It will,when you cut it down,its not heard just nerve racking.
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  5. Greeny233

    Greeny233 It's all about the V8.
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    I'm just about to fit an Extrons double din unit to replace my single din unit, I'm not looking forward to trimming the heater control unit (luckily I have a good spare) but does anyone have any pictures of where/how much to cut and what they used to trim it with. Thanks.
     
  6. dale86

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    I got mine climate in I.just had to take the radio out then slide the clamate in first lol. It's not a bad job trimming the climate just measutebtwice cut onece I didn't do a great job of it but when it's fitted it looks pretty decent .
     
  7. ruffrida

    ruffrida Well-Known Member

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    On the back of the climate the is two lipped edges,1 either side trim them of and it will slid straight in
     
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  8. Greeny233

    Greeny233 It's all about the V8.
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    Thanks ruffrida. I'll take a look when I get home.
     
  9. ruffrida

    ruffrida Well-Known Member

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    Anyone looking to do this let me know, i have both the HU and The Climate for sale, as i have had an upgrade, yes again lol
     

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