Installation Information

Amplifier Tuning | Quick Guide to Tuning Your Amp

Tuning Your Car Amplifier You have aftermarket amplifier to power your speakers or subwoofer(s), but how do you tune it to reach both your speakers, subwoofer(s) and amplifier’s full potential? CarAudioNow has put together a quick guide to do a basic tune on your amplifier to make your stereo reach it’s potential. Use it to tune subwoofers or speakers alike. But before we get into tuni...

How To – Installing a Car Amplifier

If you want to improve how way music sounds in your car a new amplifier is essential. You could pay someone to install this for you, but it’s not a particularly difficult project for anyone even slightly familiar with auto electrics. Why not do it yourself and put the money saved towards new speakers or that subwoofer you’ve been thinking about? We’re going to talk you through th...

How To – Installing Your Car Alarm or Remote Car Starter

You’re invested in your car and you don’t want anyone messing with it, or worse, taking it. That means it’s time to fit an alarm. Maybe it didn’t come with one from the factory, or perhaps you’re looking to upgrade. Many modern systems include a very useful cell phone app. You could go to an installer and pay an arm and a leg, or you could do it yourself. Car alarms a...

How To – Installing a Wired or Wireless Backup Camera

Believe it or not, a backup camera isn’t all that difficult to install. The process is actually quite simple in most cases. If you’re a do-it-yourself kind of person, installing a rear view camera system is a 2-4 hour, weekend project. If you’re not used to working on cars, you may find it intimidating and a little more time consuming but after our walkthrough you’ll be much more confident about i...

How to Install a Car Stereo | Easy Guide to Replacing Head Unit

Installing a head unit or replacing one can range in difficulty. Personally, I’ve spent as little as 30 minutes replacing a head unit, all the way up to 4 or 5 hours for the same job on a different car. There’s a number of variables that can dictate how difficult and time consuming the task really is: Dash and trim components – In our experience, the most difficult cars are typic...

Aftermarket Car Stereo Wire Colors

Aftermarket Car Stereo Wire Colors Having problems finding the right wire and its corresponding function? Here are all the Aftermarket Car Stereo Wire Colors and their corresponding function to help you through your installation and aftermarket car stereo problems. Find the matching wires for your year, make and model vehicle and match the functions with the aftermarket wires shown below. These wi...

Sound Dampening | Why You Need It

Noise and How It Affects Us A Sponsored Post by StandartPlast Overview: Even though most of us do not take any time to think about the sounds that surround us, we cannot neglect the ever increasing amount of noise pollution in today’s world. Every sound that we hear affects us in a certain way – pleasant, unpleasant or even harmful. Julian Treasure explains the effects of sounds on us and how it a...