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post #1 of 5 (permalink) Old 06-15-2013, 09:10 PM Thread Starter
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Radio or Delete

So, until I am able to find a new dash piece, and a radio delete plate is difficult at best to find, and not sure I could make it work anyway, here is my solution. Please keep in mind I am an amateur at crafting anything like this, and this is only until I can find the right piece. Someday. My questions is, should I put the original radio in (I have one), or leave the plate as is. Maybe paint it black, or get some silver screws instead of the black? Ideas are welcome.



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post #2 of 5 (permalink) Old 06-15-2013, 09:36 PM
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Looks good. Maybe leave the surround silver, and the flat part satin black? I would put the radio in, too!

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post #3 of 5 (permalink) Old 06-16-2013, 07:57 AM
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The radio delete plate is not going to cover up the entire hole you show here. It is a little larger than the radio, Sonia you do find it you would still need some type of filler to fill that hole.



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post #4 of 5 (permalink) Old 06-17-2013, 07:01 AM
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The original radio looks great in that spot. You can even send it out to a guy in PA who will keep it looking old but will make it a modern electronic system that will even power and ipod

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post #5 of 5 (permalink) Old 06-21-2013, 07:46 AM
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Unless your wife is a great singer stick a radio in that hole
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