It is very easy to learn how to install an Alpine 3528 and its helpful, too. Some clients will find it difficult to get the manual on the installation of the Alpine 3528 unless they are willing to pay. In this article we look at some of the basic steps that might be used to install an Alpine 3528. Obviously the technical skills might challenge some users but generally speaking, this should be a straightforward process.
- Phillips screwdriver
- Socket wrench
- Small battery
- Wire ties
- Electrical tape
- Check to see the car is in fair, working order and whether it is compatible with the installation process. There are particular cars that will not take the Alpine 3528 and the user needs to be wary of this. As a starting point, the operative should consider the Toyota Rav4 as an indicator of what can be achieved in the installation process.
- Make sure the owner has a Phillips screwdriver to help him deal with the different parts of the Alpine 3528. He also needs an eight milimeter socket wrench. It might be a good idea to have a solder and crimper. The voltage meter will help the operative decide on the right levels of power. The installation of the Alpine 3528 also needs a small battery. Wire ties and electrical tape are essential before commencing.
- Make sure the original equipment is removed to make room for the Alpine 3528. The operative needs to check the front panel for the screw places and remove them. These have to be kept in a place they can easily be accessed when needed. The client needs to remove the panel and unsnap the second panel gently. It is a good idea to make sure everything is out of the system before beginning. Unplug the cable that connects the radio to the local car systems.
- Wire the radio by plugging the cable of the new Alpine 3528 into the car. Screw it back using the materials we discussed above. Make sure the equipment fits in snugly. It might be necessary to do some adjustments so there is no movement. Replace the plastic panel by using the original route that was followed. Attach the front panel.
- Check if the Alpine 3528 is working by putting it through the processes that would normally be part of the operation. For example, the operative might listen to a tape recording or put on the radio to see whether there has been an improvement or deterioration in the functionality since he installed the Alpine 3528. It is inevitable there will be some minor adjustment until the installation is complete.