2005 Acura RL

Electrical problem
2005 Acura RL 6 cyl All Wheel Drive Automatic

how to remove radio from Acura RL 2005
January 26, 2010.

Audio Unit Removal/Installation

Audio Unit Removal/Installation

SRS components are located in this area. Review the SRS component locations, and the precautions and procedures before performing repairs or service.


Put on gloves to protect your hands.
Take care not to scratch the dashboard and related parts.
Lay a workshop towel under the parts when working on them to protect the face panel from scratches or other damage.
Make sure you have the anti-theft codes for the radio and navigation system, then write down the radio station presets and XM radio channel presets.
Remove the center console trim.

Remove the self tapping screws, then pull out the audio unit (A).
Disconnect the connectors (B) then remove the audio unit.
Remove the climate control unit.
Remove the interface dial.

Remove the screws and the audio unit (A) from the audio panel (B).
Install the audio unit in the reverse order of removal, and note these items:
Make sure all the connectors and the antenna lead are secure.
Enter the anti-theft codes for the radio, then enter the customer's radio station presets and XM radio channel presets, and set the clock.
If necessary, enter the navigation system code.

Jan 26, 2010.