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Jae
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Aug 5, 7:12am - #241078 
will 03+ stock stereo fit on 01 Celica?

i really like the 03 stock stereo, since it very clean looking.
anyways, will 03 stock stereo fit on 01 celica?
and do i need anti-theft code?

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Aug 5, 7:17am - #241079 
yes it will fit, idunnoabout the anti-theft

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Aug 5, 7:18am - #241080 
Stock decks are worth $30, no anti-theft is required. grin

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Jae
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Aug 5, 7:28am - #241081 
but don't they have anti-theft? thats what dealer told me when i bought the car. confused

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Aug 5, 7:39am - #241082 
Originally Posted by Jae
i really like the 03 stock stereo, since it very clean looking.

Yeah, I noticed that too...03+ looks better.

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Aug 5, 7:55am - #241083 
is it hard to install?

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Aug 5, 7:57am - #241084 
so, you only care the looks of a stock radio and not the sound Performance? i rather get a aftermarket...

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Aug 5, 9:56am - #241085 
plz get an aftermarket, our stock head units are very underpowerd and quality is no good.. its been mentioned before.. our speakers are pretty good but our stock head units suck.. go aftermarket like ragingpaseo mentioned thumbsup anywayz any pics on these 03+ good lookin units??

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Aug 5, 9:57am - #241086 
Originally Posted by Jae
is it hard to install?


our head units have 4 bolts, and three plugs... very easy installation. unless its different in 03 but that would be very unlikely. since its the same generation

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Aug 6, 7:35am - #241087 
True.
however, most of the car theft or break in, is because of the stereo system.
that's what im worried about.
its cost shit load of money for aftermarket one, or the one that i want.
and their fitment isn't very clean. theres always gap between the plastic and there are too many buttons for function.

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Aug 6, 7:36am - #241088 
kenwood D-mask... thumbsup

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Aug 6, 9:33am - #241089 
Originally Posted by Jae
True.
however, most of the car theft or break in, is because of the stereo system.
that's what im worried about.



My thoughts exactly.


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Aug 6, 9:44am - #241090 
i was wanting to do the same grin and as Jae said.,...[i]
"... most of the car theft or break in, is because of the stereo system. that's what im worried about. "


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Aug 6, 9:46am - #241091 
the celica stereo is not "crap"

If you have a GT, hold down the treble/bass push in button for 15 seconds to "unlock" the midrange control, and the sound will open RIGHT up at 2-4 MID

If you are getting an 03 stereo, be careful of the type you need. Starting in 03, the GT could be bought with the same stereo as the GTS, and will not work in an 00-02 GT. you need to get the basic stereo if you have an 00-02 GT wave


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Aug 6, 6:25pm - #241092 
what about the new jbl amp, is that better than 01 amp?

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Aug 6, 6:51pm - #241093 
I was impressed with the stock sound quality when i got my celi. Then i ripped it out and put my own in. All you have to to is take off the wire harness and put the stock plug in, simple.


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