Dorman Launches New Line Of Replacement Radios

Dorman Launches New Line Of Replacement Radios

The new Dorman replacement radio line provides coverage for popular GM, Ford and Chrysler applications.

COLMAR, Pa. — Dorman Products has launched a new line of replacement radios. Increasingly, radios are designed into vehicle dashboards as complex modules using customized sizes and shapes. Over time and regular use, original radios fail for a variety of reasons including: burned out backlighting, CD mechanism failure or jam and general electrical failures. Typically, replacing a failed original radio with an existing aftermarket replacement option may result in gaping holes in the dashboard in addition to the potential loss of steering wheel radio control functionality, according to Dorman.
Dorman says its new line of OE replacement radios are completely remanufactured and tested to ensure a direct-fit replacement every time. Dorman’s radios are easy-to-install with plug-and-play connections that require no programming, the company says. The new Dorman replacement radio line provides coverage for popular GM, Ford and Chrysler applications.
In addition to offering easy direct-fit replacements, all Dorman radios include an auxiliary jack (an upgrade over original units not including this feature). This upgrade allowed drivers to conveniently listen to music from smartphones and MP3 players through their Dorman replacement radio.
To correspond with the launch of Dorman’s replacement radio category, a new installation video was recently added to Dorman’s YouTube Channel to illustrate how easy it is to install these radio replacements. To view the video, click here.

You May Also Like

AACF Applications Increase 90 Percent in Wake of Wildfires

The Camp Fire destroyed 14,000 residences, displaced thousands and left more than 80 dead and hundreds missing.

wildfire, Camp Fire

In November, applications for Automotive Aftermarket Charitable Foundation (AACF) aid increased 90 percent in the wake of the unprecedented wildfires in California.

“AACF is working hard to get checks mailed to qualified applicants within three days,” said executive director, Joel Ayres. “In addition to heartbreaking applications from fire victims, we’re also aiding those affected by recent hurricanes.”

Purolator Launches Summer Mail-in Rebate Promotion for Air Filters

The promotion will run through Aug. 31 for all Purolator air and cabin air filters.

Epicor To Demonstrate Augmented Reality eCatalog At AAPEX In Las Vegas

This “Catalog of the Future” enables users to perform inspections, visualize parts and labor information and order replacement components from the service bay, the company says.

Continental Expands Popular Asian, European And Domestic Coverage For VDO Brushless HVAC Motors

The company has added more than 30 new SKUs to its VDO Brushless HVAC Motors line, expanding the company’s coverage to include Audi, Cadillac, Chevrolet, Dodge, Ford, Infiniti, Lexus, and Toyota automobiles and light trucks for model years 2011-’17.

OttoFran And Vast-Auto Family Hold 2017 Annual Convention

The Vast-Auto and OttoFran marketing and sales team held various workshops during which the latest market information, the new banners programs, marketing campaigns and the action plan for 2017-2018 were presented.

Other Posts

Streamlight Introduces Rechargeable KeyMate USB Flashlight

With an off/off button for constant operation, the KeyMate USB has three modes: high (35 lumens); low (16); and strobe (flashes at high lumen level). Featuring LED technology for extreme brightness, the light provides a run time of one hour on high and two hours in both the low and strobe modes.

All-New Ford Expedition Redefines Full-Size SUVs with Adaptable Interior, Smart Technology for Every Occupant

DALLAS–(BUSINESS WIRE)–For today’s active families, Ford introduces the all-new Expedition – the smartest, most capable and most adaptable Expedition ever – with technology to keep every passenger connected, more power for drivers, and more expected towing capability than any other full-size SUV. Related Articles – Coil Conversion Kit For 2001-’05 Audi A6 And Audi allroad

Coil Conversion Kit For 2001-’05 Audi A6 And Audi allroad Quattro

For ride quality, the kit includes new custom-valved, application-specific shock absorbers. The Audi front coil spring assemblies include new upper mounts, Arnott says.

TRICO Wins 2016 Subaru Of America Supplier Excellence Award

Subaru of America, the major automobile manufacturing division of Fuji Heavy Industries Ltd. Of Japan, implements an annual supplier rating program to monitor and improve the supplier base in order to maintain the highest quality of products and service.