can any type new stereo cd player be installed to replace original

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Asked by Apr 10, 2011 at 09:40 PM about the 1998 Volkswagen Cabrio 2 Dr GLS Convertible

Question type: Car Customization

like to swap out old stereo for a new single in dash cd stereo ,any information or how to would be great, taking out  c d magazine in trunk  not using it an need more space

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You would need a wiring adapter for the stereo and a euro to american antenna adapter. Other than that the actual mounting bracket and trim should come with the new stereo unit.

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thank you shaun for your reply is the wiring adapter pretty easy to find as the antenna adapter ?

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Any major auto parts place should have them if your looking to do it yourself. I live in a SMALL town so I had to go to a car audio place and pay twice what the part is worth or order online. Even Wal-Mart's usually have them but where I live German imports only have a tiny following so its hard to find any VW parts.

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thank you again will be getting busy as soon as this crazy weather breaks

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