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Scosche GM1583B In-dash Receiver Kit

Fits select 1992-2007 General Motors and Isuzu vehicles — single-DIN radios

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Scosche GM1583B kit

The Scosche GM1583B kit allows you to install a single-DIN (2" tall) car stereo in your vehicle's dash opening. Please enter your vehicle information or call an Advisor at 1-888-955-6000 to find out if this kit is compatible with your vehicle. Warranty: 60 days.

Note: Most vehicles will require additional installation parts — please identify your vehicle if you haven’t done so, then check here for a list of parts. You can also call an Advisor for more information.

 

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  • Radio housing w/ integrated pocket
  • 2 Spacers
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5 out of 5

Scosche GM1583B In-dash Receiver

Written By litros, Los Angeles CA on Friday, April 11, 2014
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easy to install, perfect fit....
Pros:
i like the extra compartment, great to store CD's or phone..
Cons:
none.
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3 out of 5

Scosche GM1583B In-dash Receiver Kit

Written By Trucktecz, Aurora co on Sunday, March 30, 2014
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Perfect fit. Instal was quick.
Cons:
Seems like cheap plastic. May be easy to pop out your radio and steal it with out much effort.
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5 out of 5

Scosche GM1583B In-dash Receiver Kit

Written By Anonymous, Ofallon il on Tuesday, March 25, 2014
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Super easy instal and looks great
Pros:
Easy to instal looks great in my dash
Cons:
None
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5 out of 5

Looks great.

Written By Tim, st. louis on Saturday, March 22, 2014
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this looks great in my dash almost looks as if it was a factory-installed I couldn't be more happier with the product and customer service from Crutchfield.
Pros:
perfect insulation
Cons:
None
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5 out of 5

Scosche GM1583B In-dash Receiver Kit

Written By 2007trailblzr, Yadkinville, NC on Monday, March 10, 2014
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Made the install of my single din stereo into a dbl din hole easy and it made it look almost factory.
Pros:
Simple and easy to use also creates a little extra storage in the car.
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4 out of 5

Scosche GM1583B In-dash Receiver Kit

Written By L. Crawford, Wilmington, OH on Sunday, March 09, 2014
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The product assembled and worked well, as advertised.
Pros:
It fits the stereo and the car like a charm
Cons:
The cubbyhole/shelf under the stereo is so shallow that I can't even fit my hand in there. If I were to drop something into that slot, I fear that I would not be able to pull it out without the help of some object or another person with very small hands.
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5 out of 5

easy

Written By Mark, Wisconsin on Monday, March 03, 2014
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It is what it is and does what it does
Pros:
makes install fast and easy
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4 out of 5

Nice for the price

Written By that one guy, Kansas on Friday, February 28, 2014
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This makes the installation process so much easier. Some slight modifications needed to get a better fit, but nothing major.
Pros:
The only way to install an aftermarket stereo!
Cons:
I had to modify it a little to get a tighter fit, but you should expect some of that.
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2 out of 5

Came Broken

Written By Anonymous, Blaine, MN on Sunday, February 09, 2014
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On the left side the bracket was cracked and wouldn't hold the stereo, I used some JB weld and left it over night and it fit just fine.
Pros:
Fit dash
Cons:
Came broken
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4 out of 5

Good kit for the price

Written By BrianH, Antioch, TN on Sunday, February 02, 2014
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The kit itself was reasonably priced. Installation was easy and hassle free. The sleeve for the receiver went in nicely and was secure. The only thing I didn't really like was that at the back of the CD storage pocket were four openings, two on either side, top and bottom. I had to inform my wife not to put anything small in this pocket unless she wanted those things to fall through the holes in the back of the pocket into the dash. Bezel around stereo wasn't a snug fit and doesn't take much to pull it off or come loose. Other than that, I am happy with the kit and so is my wife.
Pros:
Economical, easy to install
Cons:
Holes in back of CD pocket making it possible for small items to fall through into dash cavity. Bezel that goes around receiver face is a loose fit.
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3 out of 5

could be a little better

Written By Spence, winfield, il on Friday, January 17, 2014
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the overall look and feel fits into the dashboard well. The quality seems to be decent.
Pros:
looks good in the dash, fits well
Cons:
did not come with the parts to support the back of the stereo, in fact the parts shown in the docs did not match what I received. I ended up making my own support piece for the rear of my stereo using my own hardware.
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4 out of 5

nice kit

Written By dom, kingston, ny on Wednesday, January 15, 2014
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looks like my truck came with this stereo
Pros:
looks nice, fits perfectly
Cons:
none
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3 out of 5

Scosche GM 1583B

Written By kgriff, Kentucky on Thursday, January 02, 2014
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Came broken didn't realize this until after Christmas, a month after purchase, had the old radio out and the dash removed before figuring it out. Epoxy glued it and hopefully it will hold. Rear support was much too short to actually support rear of radio, had to alter it to make it be of any help.
Pros:
Radio fit well
Cons:
Came broken and rear support was of no use
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5 out of 5

works well

Written By Gary, Cincinnati, OH on Monday, December 16, 2013
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nice adapter, the small pocket below the radio is helpful
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5 out of 5

Looks great!

Written By DonB, New Milford, Illinois on Saturday, December 14, 2013
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Looks as good as factory set up. Would reccommend product to anyone
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5 out of 5

Scosche GM1583B In-dash Receiver Kit

Written By Anonymous, Aurora IL. on Saturday, November 30, 2013
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simple, fits perfect no issues
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4 out of 5

Not bad Had to modify it to get to fit

Written By Eddie, Staten Island NY on Tuesday, October 22, 2013
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Had to modify to get it to mount correctly. but fairly easy install
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3 out of 5

Easy to use

Written By J-Steady, upstate, NY on Monday, October 14, 2013
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A very functional piece of equipment that works well/is compatible with the radio I purchased. However it does feel and look cheap as well: one of the spacer pieces was broken when I received it and it broke some more when I attempted to install it: the pegs are TOO fragile.
Pros:
Easy to use. Functional.
Cons:
Cheap build and can break easy during shipping/installation.
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5 out of 5

Scosche GM1583B In-dash Receiver Kit

Written By Jeff, Harlingen, TX on Friday, October 04, 2013
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Work prefect
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5 out of 5

Way better than generic kits bought at stores!

Written By Bob W, Shrewsbury, MA on Tuesday, October 01, 2013
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Looks amazing and is built very solid. My radio is flush mounted rather than sticking out an inch as the cheap store kits make the stereo do.
Pros:
Good looking. Solid. Easy to install.
Cons:
Directions didn't suggest using the plastic spacers for my model, but I figured out that it made the unit fit better so I chose to use them.
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4 out of 5

Scosche GM1583B Looks Great

Written By mbratch, Webster NY on Tuesday, September 10, 2013
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I used the Scosche GM1583B indash receiver kit to install a single-height CD player in my 2004 Chevy Classic (Malibu). The installation was quite simple, using the metal slide-in shell that is common with the Crutchfield units. The only minor item that I think could improve the assembly would be the addition of some kind of shim or molded "stilt" which would hold the back of the CD player up slightly above the plastic slot below it that forms the bottom half of the whole assembly. Without a shim, pad, or stilt, the radio leans back a little (since it's cantilevered) and causes the face to stick out at the bottom maybe 2 mm. I made my own soft shim using a small piece of cloth and some packing tape, and I used a piece of tape sticky side out to hold it in place. It enforces a gap of ~0.2 inches or so between the bottom of the CD player and the plastic recess pocket below it in the assembly. This worked out well, but I don't see why the assembly can't accommodate this. This dropped my rating from 5 stars to 4.

The finished look on this product is excellent. I've done a Crutchfield kit in several different vehicles and find that on the 2004 Chevy Classic (Malibu) it looks like a factory fit. I am very satisfied with it.
Pros:
Excellent fit. Factory look. Easy install.
Cons:
Could use a built-in shim or pad or stilt to keep the radio from cantilevering back somewhat when it's been slid into the sleeve in the mount.
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4 out of 5

Scosche GM1583B In-dash Receiver Kit

Written By Anonymous, tempe, az on Thursday, August 29, 2013
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Installation was easy enough. Only problem is that the instructions were seriously vague. Had to use some logic to figure out how the brackets fit onto the radio and the frame.
Pros:
perfect fit. looks nice after install
Cons:
vague instructions, very short screws
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5 out of 5

Perfect

Written By Burnsy, Philly on Tuesday, August 20, 2013
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Perfect look, no cutting or destroying dash
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5 out of 5

Smoking

Written By PyrotecNick, Isanti MN on Friday, July 26, 2013
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Fits super nice and looks great.
Pros:
Looks super sharp
Cons:
Can't fit my hand all the way back in the cd storage.
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1 out of 5

Very flimsy product

Written By DavidF, Waynesboro,VA on Tuesday, July 16, 2013
 
When I handled this hard plastic receiver holder it snapped immediately as I dry fit the receiver in it before installation. Fortunately, the previous holder accepted my new receiver.
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5 out of 5

radio mount

Written By John, NJ on Wednesday, July 03, 2013
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Purchased radio and this was a second dash mount kit sent. This one has a lower pocket, and the trim fit perfectly. Prior none pocket dash mount trim piece would not fit my vehicle. Love it.
Pros:
easy install and fits great.
Cons:
pocket is not sloped or edged, so item like paper, slide right out if medium brakes are applied. Will just put a piece of non- slip pad in there for fix.
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5 out of 5

The kit that fit

Written By Gsliveri, Talbott, TN. on Sunday, May 19, 2013
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This was not my first perches from Crutchfield, as I have come to learn, if your buying a radio for your car this is the place to do it. They emailed me a link of instructions complete with actual photos of my dash and explained in step by step hoe to take my dash od and istall my radio so that everything that worked on my factory radio would work with the radio I bought from them. and there LIVE over the phone support made this prodject a happen. I would not buy a radio anywhere else, as the whole support team does their job.
Pros:
support for the products they sell, customer satisfaction, exellent products
Cons:
None!!!
2 out of 2 people found this helpful
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4 out of 5

2003 Chevy cavalier

Written By Jc0274, Chicago on Thursday, May 16, 2013
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Nice fit
Pros:
It fit perfectly
Cons:
The item arrived broken and they shipped a new one to me for free
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4 out of 5

it works

Written By krisb, charleston, wv on Monday, May 13, 2013
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It works
Pros:
fits well blends in well with my dash has a storage place - dont sit your phone in there or it will fall out
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5 out of 5

Easy install

Written By Manley, Colorado Springs, CO on Saturday, April 20, 2013
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After using Crutchfields Master Sheet instructions, install was very easy and it fit right into the dash of my GMC 2008 Envoy with no modifications to anything.
Pros:
Works great, looks good. Does the job.
Cons:
None
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5 out of 5

Perfect fit

Written By Bd, Brownsburg IN on Thursday, April 18, 2013
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Great fit. Like the storage tray. Works great for my iPhone.
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5 out of 5

A perfect fit.

Written By 1NewYorkHVAC, Queens 11427 on Wednesday, April 17, 2013
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An easy find. One two three install.
Pros:
Time saver, extra storage.
Cons:
None.
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2 out of 5

Scosche GM1583B In-dash Receiver Kit

Written By akarsky, Langdon, ND on Friday, April 12, 2013
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This is not a very impressive piece of equipment. The first one shipped to my was broken up on arrival, which really isnt surprising when you inspect the quality. You can buy this just about anywhere. I didnt check to see if they have other kits like this here. I've seen different dash kits that fit my application on other sites.
Pros:
Cheap, works.
Cons:
Weak.
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5 out of 5

In-dash Receiver Kit

Written By King C., Milwaukee, WI on Friday, April 12, 2013
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Probably One of the best In-dash kits ever. Well drop the probably, IT IS THE BEST I've ever had. I usually just grab one from the local big box store but this time I decided to Take a chance and the result was excellent. I will definitely be spending my money with Crutchfield!! Thanks Crutchfield Team!!
Pros:
Everything!!!!
Cons:
No-cons..
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5 out of 5

In-dash Receiver Kit

Written By Marcus, Nebraska on Wednesday, April 10, 2013
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I've used two of these from Crutchfield in different vehicle models and both fit as they should and looked good in the dash with the radio mounted. Easy install. No brainer.
Pros:
Does what it's supposed to and looks OEM in the dash.
Cons:
None.
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3 out of 5

Chevy Cavalier 2002

Written By Bob F, Aurora, IL on Saturday, April 06, 2013
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This holds the stereo in my dash, but it is flimsy and doesn't seem to be a perfect fit. I would consider getting a double din type head unit instead of using this. It is good enough and it was inexpensive.
Pros:
inexpensive, good enough
Cons:
flimsy
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5 out of 5

Fits like a glove...

Written By CAH5, Greeley, CO on Tuesday, March 26, 2013
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Fit perfectly into the space left by the factory radio. Looks pretty seamless.
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4 out of 5

In Dash Kit

Written By DC, Mercer,ME on Tuesday, March 12, 2013
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Fit is Very Good inmy 2002 Caviler
Pros:
Comes with very good insructions
Cons:
Iower cuby hole is very small.
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1 out of 5

Doesnt fit 05 envoy

Written By Anonymous, Omaha, NE on Monday, January 21, 2013
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Doesnt fit the 2005 envoy very well, spacers are incorrect, no directions
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4 out of 5

Did the job

Written By Alex, Tamms Illinois on Thursday, January 17, 2013
 
Product fit well and met my demands. It was broken on the left mount piece but a little super glue fixed that up nice. Looks great in my 2001 Pontiac Grand Am
Pros:
Fit great great look Clean finish
Cons:
Came broken
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5 out of 5

Perfect Fit in 2003 S10

Written By Volksmark, Ft. Wayne, IN on Wednesday, January 16, 2013
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Perfect fit for my 03 S10. Installation instructions showed to use the included spacers. I found the fit to be much better without them.
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5 out of 5

Works and fits perfectly

Written By Inchman, NJ on Sunday, January 13, 2013
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It's just a simple molded adapter. But it works and fits perfectly.
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4 out of 5

receiver Ket

Written By JimS, Springfield, PA on Sunday, January 06, 2013
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All the spacers where not with the kit had to make my own
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4 out of 5

worked great

Written By bigval65, Valentine, NE on Saturday, December 22, 2012
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Easy to use with ease, looked great, just like factory
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5 out of 5

Scosche GM1583B In-dash Receiver Kit

Written By Anonymous, Taft,Ca on Sunday, December 09, 2012
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fit perfectly in my daughters 2002 sunfire
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2 out of 5

works but fragile

Written By lr, Nashville, TN on Monday, December 03, 2012
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Husband installed and the installation went well. Loved that it came with the receiver and I didn't have to worry about getting the wrong one. However, it came broken. The frame is quite thin and plastic. Once it's in, no problem and it's definitely strong enough with the structure of the dash, but annoying that it was broken. I'm sure Crutchfield would have replaced-- they are GREAT-- but we needed to install quickly for daughter's big birthday, and couldn't wait for replacement. Husband read up about repairing plastic with paper and super glue, and that worked great. Again, once it's in, no problem.
Pros:
fits car perfectly, looks good once installed
Cons:
fragile before installed
1 out of 1 people found this helpful
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1 out of 5

Scosche GM1583B In-dash Receiver Kit

Written By Anonymous, Albuquerque, NM on Monday, November 19, 2012
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Very poor quality. It fit fine once installed, but was broke the second I first slid the head unit into it. I had to glue it back together and then make brackets to make it sturdy enough.
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3 out of 5

Somewhat disappointed

Written By JSchell, Kansas City, MO on Monday, November 19, 2012
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This was the most disappointing part of the installation process. The first one I ordered came broken in many pieces, a tribute to it's quality. The installation instructions are very vague, and do not include the proper means to remove the pocket from the upper carriage, which you may have to do for certain installations. There is also no means of keeping the radio supported above the pocket, without home modifications, to prevent the unit from rattling.
Pros:
Cheap price
Cons:
Poor plastic product
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4 out of 5

2 DIN to 1 DIN Receiver GM Mounting Kit

Written By John, Boston, MA. on Tuesday, November 13, 2012
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This kit allowed me to easily install a 1 DIN reciever in the space of a 2 DIN factory receiver a 1999 LeSabre, with no modification to the kit or the dash. The fit is not perfect but close enough for my needs. It would be nice if a gaskit was offered as an accessory or supplied with the kit to finish the fit. The pocket in the empty space left by going with a 1 DIN unit is a plus, couldn't find it on other site, most mount kits I found just had a plastic plate in that area. A fit tray or rubberized fitted mat would be a nice accessory for this product, as my mp3 player kept sliding out of the pocket everytime I excelerated, until I put the mp3 player in a rubberized skin.
Pros:
Came free as part of the receiver purchase, Ease of install. Fit, Storage Pocket.
Cons:
Lack of accessory tray or rubber mat for the pocket, and a gasket for the fit of the face plate. Niether is a big deal.
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3 out of 5

Not a perfect fit, but close enough

Written By MD, Urbana, IL on Friday, October 12, 2012
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This bracket did not fit 100% in my car, but it was pretty close. I was able to make the bracket work, but the stereo is not absolutely secure, but it's good enough for me. The front facing screw in the right side that connects the harness to the dash did not line up, but the left one was perfect.
Pros:
Fits pretty well
Cons:
Doesn't fit perfectly
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3 out of 5

Scosche GM1583B In-dash Receiver Kit

Written By Anonymous, NC on Wednesday, September 12, 2012
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This worked out ok after a few mods. 1. The 4 front corners had to be filed to a round shape to fit the instrument panel trim back in place and sit flush against the dashboard in a 2003 Park Ave install. 2. Also the radio a Kenwood single din required some mods to secure it from moving in the Receiver Kit. It required a few screws and a set of wood wedges held in place with tape to make the radio not move when inserting or removing a USB/AUX plug.
Cons:
It would be nice if it held the radio more securely.
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5 out of 5

Faceplate

Written By Martin, Clarkston, MI on Wednesday, September 12, 2012
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Easy to use and mount. Looks great with the radio I bought, Kenwood Excelon KDC-X696, and blends nicely with the dash contours.
Pros:
Easy to use.
Cons:
Instructions not real clear on removing the case retainer/trim ring.
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5 out of 5

Works Well

Written By Doublin', IL on Monday, September 10, 2012
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This mounting bracket worked perfectly with the single DIN JVC car stereo I purchased for my 2002 Chevy Cavalier.
Pros:
Perfect fit; not complicated
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5 out of 5

Good Adapter

Written By Mark D, White Lake, MI on Wednesday, September 05, 2012
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I was skeptical of replacing a OEM double DIN radio with a single DIN radio. It worked better than my expectations and added an additional pocket for the vehicle.
Pros:
Easy of use and fit.
Cons:
None
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4 out of 5

It worked as expected.

Written By Dave F., Kzoo, MI on Thursday, August 16, 2012
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This is a standard one adapter fits all radios and it is better than having no adapter.
Pros:
I had no problems installing the radio into the dash board adapter.
Cons:
I wonder how you are supposed to attach the radio support to the radio align it to mate with the hole in the dash.
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4 out of 5

Good Product

Written By Teh, Champaign, IL on Monday, July 09, 2012
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Decent enough construction for the price. Fit flush with a factory look in a 2001 Alero, after just a little trimming of the upper corners.
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1 out of 5

In dash mounting kit

Written By Ted, Mifflinville,Pa. on Friday, June 15, 2012
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Unit mounted to car great,but got nothing to mount the radio,besides the radios mounting sleeve.I mounted the radio by using electrical tape to first,tape flat rubber blocks to support the back side of the radio,to the kit.Then ,use multiple layers of tape to mount the radio.This turned out to be a very solid mount.Be careful not to cover any more ventilation holes than you have to if you do it this way.Radio manufacturers should figure out a standard way to mount aftermarket radios.
Pros:
It was free with the radio
Cons:
You are on your own mounting radio to this kit.Face trim will most likely fall off in time.
1 out of 1 people found this helpful
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5 out of 5

works just fine!

Written By dragnblazer, las vegas on Wednesday, June 06, 2012
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worked in my 02 chevy blazer with a kenwood no triming need.
Pros:
easy install. has a bottom storage that hold two cd jewel cases and wont let them slide. and enough room on the side for my remote. about !3/4 in so messure your remote if you wanta do the same. i had a double Din and wanted to go to a single and it worked. no triming need on my dash like i was warrned by crutchfield.
Cons:
nothing i cant live with. the face plate has a small gap but very had to notice. i only saw it when i was installing because it was 4 inchs from my face. when your driving you cant see it.
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3 out of 5

Scosche GM1583B In-dash Receiver Kit

Written By Leroy in Georgia, Rex, Georgia on Tuesday, June 05, 2012
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This kit did what it was to do but it barely fit and had to trim the opening in the dash just a little.
Cons:
Made a little cheap and barely fit.
1 out of 1 people found this helpful
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5 out of 5

In Dash Receiver Kit

Written By Jeff, Ft Lauderdale, FL on Monday, May 28, 2012
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The In Dash Kit was a perfect fit and an excellent solution for filling the non-standard size radio opening of the original stock unit! The kit makes the installation look like an original factory installation!
Pros:
Fit, Finish, and a perfect solution to resolve a non-standard radio replacement.
Cons:
none
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5 out of 5

Perfect in 01 Chevy Cavalier

Written By Francois, Greeley, CO on Sunday, April 15, 2012
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After the success i had with the dash kit for my Hyundai Elantra through Crutchfield, my sister in-law wanted to see if we could have similar success with her car. After ordering and installing it, I feel that's a resounding "YES" we bought her a head unit for her birthday separately from Crutchfield, but even at the price we got this and the wiring harness for, I still feel it was a bargain. (best buy can't compete!) We had the choice of using the stereo bezel or the mount that came with it, and we wound up going with the mount. it just looked more pro!
Pros:
installation was super-easy! stereo and the pocket look like stock installation! with the dash instructions that came from crutchfield it was great to be able to take apart the dash as it was intended and glue plastic and fix mistakes made by previous "installers" (the ghetto trash who owned the car before, who tore apart the dash like rabid monkeys!)
Cons:
wish it had more rounded edges for an even better effect, but this is minor, it still looks pro!
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4 out of 5

Tight Fit

Written By CraigC, Baltimore, MD on Wednesday, April 11, 2012
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Installed in 01 Cavalier. The top of this kit is a little tight to the receiver, any smaller and my faceplate would not have fit. It worked perfectly for me but I suppose others may have a different experience.
Pros:
Worked well with 01 Chevy Cavalier.
Cons:
Tight fit for top corners of receiver/faceplate, may vary between vehicle models.
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3 out of 5

Works

Written By Nathan, Vancouver, WA on Saturday, March 17, 2012
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It worked OK. I had to bend the tabs to get it to hold the receiver snugly. It is of a real flimsy build as well, I was hoping for something more stout. I did like the fact that it came with a spacer for between the dash and the receiver kit. This made it so I could install a longer receiver into the smaller space of the dash in a 2002 Cavalier. Cruthfield said the receiver probably would not fit, but with the receiver kit and the spacer provided I had no problems.
Pros:
Worked, was able to install a longer receiver despite the short dash space with the spacer provided in the kit.
Cons:
REALLLLY flimsy and shoddy build. If it was more stout I would have given it a 5 star.
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5 out of 5

Perfect match

Written By Phil M, Las Vegas on Wednesday, February 29, 2012
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Works perfect in my 2001 Pontiac Sunfire GT. Fits my head unit nice and makes the install look very nice. Very seamless fit behind my trim.
Pros:
Good fit. Looks nice. Additional storage space. Secures new head unit nicely.
Cons:
None
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4 out of 5

Nice unit

Written By Jim, Uniontown,PA on Thursday, February 09, 2012
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Add about 1/2" or so between head unit and adapter. you will be set. Adapter allows head unit to sag.
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5 out of 5

Scosche GM1583B In-dash Receiver Kit

Written By Anonymous, Radford, VA on Tuesday, January 31, 2012
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Perfect fit
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1 out of 5

Showed up broken

Written By John P, near Louisville on Saturday, January 21, 2012
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Poor packaging. Even though it was a "throw in", I still had to buy one from the installer.
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3 out of 5

Scosche GM1583B In-dash Receiver Kit

Written By Anonymous, fort worth texas on Tuesday, October 18, 2011
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install instructions are real vague they dont really tell you much and they leave you guessing,never could figure how to attach the box to the dash so i ended up doing a terrible job,its in but not totally secured to the inside of the dash as the hardware they give you doesnt seem to fit my dash
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4 out of 5

Minor modification needed

Written By Rick, Mullica Hill, NJ on Tuesday, October 11, 2011
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Good fit except had to cut out top back of radio opening with a roto-zip in order for my Pioneer head unit to fit (not enough depth). Other than that the kit looks awesome!
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3 out of 5

Scosche GM1583B In-dash Receiver Kit

Written By john, phoenix on Saturday, October 08, 2011
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instructions that came with kit were useless..had to play around a liitte to get it to fit. Looks good in dash when finished.
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5 out of 5

In-dash Receiver Kit

Written By Anonymous, Columbia,TN on Wednesday, September 14, 2011
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Perfect fit for a S10 Blazer.
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3 out of 5

Scosche GM1583B In-dash Receiver Kit

Written By KB, IN on Monday, August 29, 2011
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This was not even close to fitting in my 96 Aurora. I had to do a lot of customizing to make it work. That said........ I think most mounting kits that would fit multiple cars would need the same thing on this car.
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4 out of 5

Scoshe Install Kit

Written By TomS, St. Louis, MO on Thursday, July 14, 2011
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This install unit allowed a quality finished look to the installation of my head unit in my 2003 Trailblazer. This was not the standard kit Crutchfield recommended for my vehicle but I requested one that would allow a recessed shelf area below my stereo as opposed to just a 'blank' face piece. The support tech searched his data base and found this for me. I could not be more pleased. It went in easily and looks great. Thanks Crutchfield!
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2 out of 5

Flip down

Written By Jesus, Houston Tx. on Monday, June 15, 2009
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I have a 2003 GMC Sierra; I had to call back after noticing that the mounting kit was not in my initial shipment. After speaking with a rep. he told me he would take care of that and send me a mounting kit. He guided me online to look at the mounting kit, but after a closer look the website stated that this mounting kit did not fit my truck. I received the mounting kit and what do you know it fits the truck perfectly and the plastic seems sturdy and looks like it will handle vibration well.

However, the receiver I purchased (Dual XHD7714) has a flip down face in order to access the CD. The problem is that the trim that the mounting kit comes with does not allow the face to flip all the way down therefore not allowing access to insert a CD. I figured that Cruchfield would have the mounting kits and receivers paired up so that these types of issues would not come up. I will have to make my own modification in order to allow the face to flip out completely. I would not recommend this product.
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1 out of 5

this item fits???

Written By Martin, central US / midwest on Thursday, October 02, 2008
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this item fits??? Highly doubtful....the only thing I was able use in this adabtor kit was a few screws...ended up using most of the old face plate and mounting blocks...fabercating my own facia/adabtor plate out plexiglass...the instructions that came with it were not very informative... they were VERY genaric and pictures that came with it were not very clear , didn't seem to match the application, way to dark and grainy to be of much assistance.

when I call the tech servise for Crutchfield they insisted that they would work....there was NO WAY the adaptor kit going to work...simply put, it wouldn't reach to the old mounting block or the dash panel to attach to anything significant.
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