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No More Cutouts: Where Do Aftermarket Stereos Go?

By Kelsey Mays on November 7, 2011


Getting an aftermarket stereo used to be straightforward. Head down to the electronics store, pick a new unit, yank out your old stereo and install the replacement in a same-size dashboard cavity. Installation professionals could do it in a jiffy… Read More

No More Cutouts: Where Do Aftermarket Stereos Go?

By Kelsey Mays on November 7, 2011

Getting an aftermarket stereo used to be straightforward. Head down to the electronics store, pick a new unit, yank out your old stereo and install the replacement in a same-size dashboard cavity. Installation professionals could do it in a jiffy… Read More

Navigation Systems Put to the Test: The Results

By Kelsey Mays on September 2, 2010

On Wednesday, we laid out plans to take several navigation systems — the pricey factory systems in an Acura TSX, a BMW 3 Series and an Infiniti G37, plus a $180 handheld Garmin Nuvi 255W — and see how they… Read More

Navigation Systems Put to the Test

By Kelsey Mays on September 1, 2010

One of the most popular options available for new cars is a navigation system. Often these add $1,000 to $3,000 to the sticker price and can even be wrapped into more expensive packages. It’s certainly easier to swallow that slightly… Read More