Toyota Tacoma | High Resolution Audio System Install

Designed, engineered and tuned SPECIFICALLY for the 3rd Generation (2016+) Toyota Tacoma Double Cab – The Reference 500Q guarantees unmatched sound reproduction, seamless integration and unwavering reliability (

Vehicle preparation apply parking brake open hood of the vehicle disconnect the negative battery cable prepare a protective surface to place all vehicle components on front door woofer installation remove door panels remove the a pillar by pulling straight and away from the door disengage any clips that remain in the door and return to the a pillar panel disengage

The door locking tab use a panel tool to remove the window door lock control panel it’s a tool between the front edge of the panel of the trim to remove disconnect window door lock control connectors from the panel use of a pick tool or precision screwdriver is needed to release the connector use a pick tool to remove the carpet cover in the grab handle and remove

The number two phillips screw behind the cover use a panel tool to remove the cover behind the interior door latch and remove the number two phillips screw use a panel tool to disengage the clips behind the door panel one at a time start at the bottom then the sides and finish at the top use gentle force to remove the door panel remove door latch assembly from the

Door panel by unsnapping and lifting the latch connectors connectors need to be reassembled in the same orientation white on top green on bottom set door panel aside disconnect the factory six by nine speaker connector remove the four 10 millimeter bolts holding the factory six by nine speaker in place and remove the speaker not the oem audio+ six by nine woofer

By using the four 10 millimeter bolts and reinstall the six by nine speaker connector resembled or in reverse order taking time to ensure all clips are engaged rear door speaker installation remove door panels use a panel tool to remove the cover behind the interior door latch and remove the number two phillips screw lift the carpet cover from the grab handle

Cavity and remove the number two phillips screw disengage the door locking tab use a panel tool to remove the window door lock control panel disconnect the window door lock control connectors from the panel move the door pillar by prying away from the door assembly disengage any clips that remain in the door and return to the panel use gentle force to remove the

Door panel start at the bottom then the sides and finish at the top disconnect the six-and-a-half factory speaker connector remove the three ten millimeter bolts holding the factory speaker in place and remove the speaker not the six-and-a-half om audio + coaxial speaker by using the three 10 millimeter bolts and reinstalling the speaker connector reassembled

Or in reverse order taking time to ensure all clips are engaged failure to securely reinstall door panel may result in rattles tweeter installation in the – area remove the a pillar interior trim panel open the plastic cover and remove the 10 millimeter bolt pull panel out of position in a way using a pic or panel tool carefully lift the – speaker grille up and

Out of position remove the 10 millimeter bolts holding the factory – bigger in place and remove the speaker disconnect the factory – speaker and position that william audio+ one inch soft dome tweeter in position reinstall the – speaker connector and mount using the original 10 millimeter bolts reinstall the – bigger grille a pillar interior trim panel and the

10 millimeter bolt repeat process for the other side of the vehicle amplifier installation loosen the driver seat slide the seat forward and remove the trim panel covering the seat bolts on the rear side of the seat locate the slots in the term covers and pry them off using the forked end of your trim tool using a 14 millimeter socket with a six inch extension

Remove the two rear 14 millimeter seat bolts slide seat to the rear and remove the two front 14 millimeter seat bolts not the amplifier tilt the seat towards the rear of the vehicle remove the center cable mounting clip this bundle will be repositioned in-house on that william audio plus amplifier assembly once mounted install and position the two provided speed

Clips so that it aligns with the two inner center holes of the under seat frame position the amplifier assembly so that the rear bracket hooks on the rear most spring and the front bracket armrest on the under seat front frame position oem audio+ amplifier bracket support into position and install provided ten millimeter bolts the amplifier connector receptacles

Will face the driver side of the vehicle quick sink wiring harness installation remove the driver side front threshold remove the driver side kick panel by unscrewing the black locking tab remove the driver side rear threshold by pulling in upward motion remove the lower seatbelt mounting bolt cover and bolts loosen seatbelt trim weatherstripping by hand and

Removed carefully in an outward direction on both the front and the rear passenger-side thresholds disengage driver’s side seat belt trim panel by pulling directly towards you from the lower portion of the panel and working your way up disengaging the clips behind check for red snaps that may not have come off with the panel reinsert the panel if applicable fold

Rear driver’s side seat forward and remove hardware trim covers by pulling in an upward direction using a 14 millimeter socket remove the two fourteen millimeter seat bolts securing the seat backrest into position remove seat backrest using a ten millimeter socket remove the three ten millimeter bolts securing the rear storage panel from behind the driver’s side

Rear seat hold the panel and just engage the front and top edge snaps one at a time while simultaneously pulling the panel towards you remove panel from the vehicle remove the weather stripping on the rear driver’s side door to access the rear side panel apply pressure to the panel pushing away from its position to disengage the locking clips the bottom locking clip

Of the panel may require a panel tool to disengage position tool between the tab and the frame of the vehicle to prior way panel modification mark the connector location on the driver side of the storage area panel a 1 inch hole saw can be used for a large enough opening to allow the subwoofer connectors to pass through without altering the exterior appearance

Of the panel fixing wiring harness installation unfasten the white plastic carpet clips along the front driver side of the threshold area lift carpet edge to expose the cable route run the quick sync wiring harness amplifier connectors and ground underneath the carpet opening from the front driver side threshold to the opening used by the factory wiring that

Connects under the seat leave about 6 to 10 inches of slack for the white and gray connectors from the carpet opening locate the factory ground underneath the carpet and remove the 10 millimeter ground bolt install the harness ground together with the factory ground and reinstall the 10 millimeter bolt make sure the harness ground rest on top of the factory ground

Bolt you will be left with the white and gray connectors of the quick sink wiring harness underneath the driver’s side seat plug the white and gray 22 pin connectors from the quicksync wiring harness into the designated receptacles of the dsp amplifier white connector inserts into the receptacle towards the rear of the vehicle you want to ensure that the quick

Sink wiring harness has enough slack so that the cable is an arrested position even when the driver seat is pushed all the way back route the quick sink wiring harness radio connectors and power wire towards the driver side kick panel area leave the wires in the kick panel floor area for the time being run the length of the subwoofer umbilical cable alongside the

Driver side threshold towards the rear of the truck disengage and re-engage the plastic white clips along the route use cable ties as necessary reinstall the rear driver’s side corner panel taking time to ensure that all connectors engage properly position the rear storage panel back in the vehicle running the sub connector through with one to two inches of slack

Remaining once panel is an arrested position reinstall rear storage panel ensuring all clips are fully engaged and then use mounting hardware connect subwoofer umbilical connectors to the oem audio+ subwoofer system slice up enclosure into panel cavity until it rests in place reinstall seat backrest and trim covers reinstall rear weather stripping driver side seat

Belt trim and rear threshold panel return driver seat back into place and confirm that the seat bolt poles are lining up tighten the seat bolts by hand at first to ensure proper alignment if there’s too much resistance start over and double check the alignment finish tightening all four seat bolts using your 14 millimeter socket and ratchet radio removal remove

Radio turn by inserting a plastic tool to the bottom edge and carefully prying away by hand using the socket wrench remove the four ten millimeter bolts holding the radio in place lay down protective blanket over transmission area disconnect connectors and antenna leads remove radio and store throughout the quicksync wire and harness radio connectors and power

Wire towards the driver side kick panel area use cable ties as necessary run the harness above the accelerator pedal and steering column towards the radio cavity run neatly and out of the way and use cable ties as necessary route the harness towards the radio cavity until the connectors are visible connect the quick sink wiring harness into the radio and factory

Harness using the designated connectors pull power wire through the radio cavity and run towards the passenger side kick panel area fish above the air-conditioning unit into the factory grommet location reinstall all connectors that were originally plugged into the back your radio plug in your factory 10 pin and 6 pin connector into the quick sink wiring harness

And the quick sync wiring harness directly into your radio reinstall radio and trim panel power wire installation under the hood on the passenger side of the vehicle locate the grommet for the main factory wiring harness on the passenger side of the firewall directly below the factory wiring identify the unused nipple and slice the tip off to create an opening for

The power wire for best results insert a 10-inch wire or cable tie through the grommet from under the hood and attach power wire from the kick panel area run the link the wire through the grommet you’ll want just enough length to reach your battery cut any additional slack install the supplied high-temperature corrugated split limb to cover the power wires and

Insulate against extreme temperatures under the hood run loomed power wire towards the battery secure using cable ties as necessary use a wire stripper to drip 3/8 of an inch off the end of the power wire connect the power wires to the fuse holder assembly by inserting the 12 gauge stripped power wire into the yellow butt connector and crimp apply heat to activate

The built-in solder and heat shrink insulator for the best connection possible install the 10 millimeter bolt from the battery positive terminal install the ring terminal of the fuse holder lead reinstall the 10 millimeter bolt of the fuse holder assembly and tighten install the provided fuse reconnect the battery and close the hood this concludes the oem audio+

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