How can I fit a car radio in my car?

I want a new radio for my car, but it’s older so I’m worried about which kind will fit. I don’t want to end up wasting time or money. Is it easy to fit a new car radio in a car?

Before you buy a new radio for your car, you’ll need to determine which types will fit. You can check this online on websites such as and
To determine which radios will fit your car, you’ll need to input the make and model of your vehicle. Browse your options, pick your favorite, and purchase it.
Then, it’s time to install it. You can do so in three general steps:
  1. Remove your old radio by unfastening the screws, removing the housing that holds the radio, and pulling the stereo out carefully.
  2. Install your new radio by matching up the appropriate wires, testing the radio, and then fitting it into place.
  3. Reassemble your dashboard and set up your new radio based on its instruction manual.
If you have your sights set on a radio or sound system that’s just a little outside of your budget, the Jerry app can help.
Users who switch their car insurance with the Jerry app save an average of $879 a year! Once you download Jerry, just answer a handful of questions that will take you roughly 45 seconds to complete and you’ll immediately get car insurance quotes for coverage similar to your current plan!
Chloe Jenkins
Answered on Nov 23, 2021

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