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Articles & Videos: Car Stereos

Double-DIN CD receivers keep things simple, yet still take advantage of your dash real estate. We hit the Crutchfield Labs to compare six of our most popular models.

Jordan B. from Florence, SC, wasn't happy with the sound in his 2000 Chevrolet Camaro, so he added a new stereo from Pioneer, plus speakers from Kenwood and Pioneer.

Crutchfield looks at the 2014 Pioneer CD receivers, including the DEH-X2600UI, the DEH-X3600UI and DEH-X3600S, the DEH-X5600HD, and the DEH-X6600BT and DEH-X6600BS.

Improving her drive time
by Dave Delamere

A busy working mom upgrades her 2001 Toyota 4Runner by installing her first car stereo.

A tale of two Mustangs
by Jon Paulette

Whether you own a classic or contemporary Ford Mustang, we can help you build a car stereo system that's as legendary as the car you drive.

Mike S's 2006 Ford Mustang
by Robert Ferency-Viars

Mike's Mustang stands out on the local car show circuit, and it's not just because of the color! He dressed up the trunk with custom video monitors and a JBL amp and

Bill W. from Upland, CA, added a RetroSound Model One stereo to his 1964 Plymouth Belvedere, so now he can enjoy his favorite music from a thumb drive or MP3 player.

The HDMI input in certain Kenwood receivers lets you view your phone's screen right in your dash, and control certain apps from Kenwood's touchscreen.

JVC's 2014 digital media receivers are great for everyone who uses their smartphone as their main source of music, and they work great with popular music apps.

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