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Metra 86-9001 Factory Radio Removal Tools

One pair of tools to remove the factory radio from select Audi, Volkswagen, and Mercedes vehicles

Item # 120869001

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About the Metra 86-9001 Factory Radio Removal Tools

These tools release the clips that secure factory radios in select Audi, Volkswagen and Mercedes models. Please enter your vehicle information or call an Advisor at 1-888-955-6000 to find out if these tools are compatible with your vehicle. Warranty: 60 days

What's in the box:

  • 2 Head unit removal keys
  • Installation Instructions

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Compatibility: These factory head unit removal keys are designed for many VW, Audi, and Mercedes vehicles, plus a few Chrysler, Dodge, Ford, Land Rover, Porsche, Smart and Volvo models. If required (some cars require two sets), they'll be added with the installation package you choose.

Note: These removal keys may be compatible with an increasing number of vehicles as newer models become available.

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You need these to pull the radio from the 01 TT, unless you can make them yourself they are a life saver [ Jan  Mar 16, 2019 ]
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it's a must, you can't do without it... [ FELIX  Mar 13, 2019 ]
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Free with product [ Tim  Mar 12, 2019 ]
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Necessary tool [ Kristy  Mar 07, 2019 ]
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Because metra makes the job easy. [ Harold  Mar 06, 2019 ]
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Has all features I need, easy installation with all the parts needed for my car. [ Lars  Mar 05, 2019 ]
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I need to remove my radio [ Brett  Mar 03, 2019 ]
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to remove cd changer from 2006 bentley flying spur [ Denny  Feb 26, 2019 ]
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already have [ KEBIN  Feb 17, 2019 ]
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my son tried to remove the old stereo without the tool ......not good [ TODD  Feb 17, 2019 ]
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Requires to get factory stereo out [ Jonathan  Feb 15, 2019 ]
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Says it fits ?? [ Rafael  Feb 13, 2019 ]
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To remove factory radio [ EUGENE  Feb 10, 2019 ]
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Included in kit [ Paul  Feb 02, 2019 ]
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Needed for old radio removal [ Dan  Feb 02, 2019 ]
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This will allow us the ability to remove the factory radio from the vehicle. [ Maurice  Jan 31, 2019 ]
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To facilitate removal of the factory Benz stereo [ Mark  Jan 29, 2019 ]
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To make installation/removal easier [ Eduardo O.  Jan 25, 2019 ]
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European automakers have unique internal clips that must be accessed through a narrow slot in the stereo trim to engage a release mechanism for the head unit. Theyu can be released with other tools, but it will often damage the slotted area. [ Nicholas  Jan 24, 2019 ]
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Crutchfield Adviser Levi advised me to. [ Kenny  Jan 23, 2019 ]
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To make the job as simple as possible [ jeffrey  Jan 22, 2019 ]
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I think I need to remove radio [ thomas  Jan 19, 2019 ]
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purchased to pull factory head unit out of my 2001 vw gti [ Daniel  Jan 16, 2019 ]
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because I wanted it to be easy [ Michael  Jan 13, 2019 ]
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Free removal tools are a great selling point!! [ Timothy  Jan 12, 2019 ]
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I am replacing the radio in my Eurovan and will be removing the old radio. [ Sandra  Jan 05, 2019 ]
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This is needed to remove a double din factory radio out of a VW [ Jennifer  Dec 25, 2018 ]
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product needed, great free gift! [ William  Dec 22, 2018 ]
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My husband needed a new car stereo and I really liked your prices, and we've shopped with you before. [ Karen  Dec 17, 2018 ]
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It was part of the installation package [ Walter  Dec 16, 2018 ]
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Rear USB port, HD tuner, LCD display [ Jon  Dec 14, 2018 ]
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Because it's a special tool designed for my vehicle which I know I will use again [ William  Dec 12, 2018 ]
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Gift [ Lisa  Dec 10, 2018 ]
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Item was suggested with the car stereo I chose [ Kevin  Dec 08, 2018 ]
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I ordered the tools so that I would be able to remove the factory radio/receiver. [ Richard  Dec 08, 2018 ]
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Recommend item [ William  Dec 05, 2018 ]
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Looks like I need it [ Richard  Dec 05, 2018 ]
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priced right [ Rob  Dec 04, 2018 ]
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Came free with stereo receiver. [ J  Dec 03, 2018 ]
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Fits the vehicle and looks to be highly rated. [ Curtis  Dec 02, 2018 ]
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free [ ADRIAN  Nov 27, 2018 ]
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A nice compliment tp my order. Will help with removal of the original as well as the new one if I want to make changes. [ Richard  Nov 27, 2018 ]
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they were needed [ DEREK  Nov 21, 2018 ]
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was told i needed this to install my stereo [ Robert Martin  Nov 14, 2018 ]
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Do not need these.....after all [ Gregory  Nov 14, 2018 ]
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Cause I need to remove the factory radio [ Mathew  Nov 10, 2018 ]
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Recommended by website [ Thomas  Oct 24, 2018 ]
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needed to remove the original radio [ WALTER  Oct 19, 2018 ]
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Included free with radio [ Chris  Oct 14, 2018 ]
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Came with [ Jessica  Oct 14, 2018 ]
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Need to get the old one out properly... [ Jesse  Oct 09, 2018 ]
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I have an Audi and need to get behind the stereo [ Hector  Oct 05, 2018 ]
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to remove stock radio [ christina  Oct 05, 2018 ]
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ease of installation [ Orlando  Oct 01, 2018 ]
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NEED IT [ DOUGLAS  Oct 01, 2018 ]
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Necessity [ Bryan Smith  Sep 27, 2018 ]
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best way to correctly remove my stereo. [ teresa  Sep 25, 2018 ]
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It was not able to be removed from order [ THOMAS  Sep 22, 2018 ]
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These tools are required to remove the VW Monsoon radio I currently have, and are the highest quality tools I've seen that are meant for this. [ Matthew  Sep 19, 2018 ]
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To remove factory radio from a VW New Beetle to install a KENWOOD BT365U stereo. [ Michael D.  Sep 15, 2018 ]
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you said I needed it and it was cheep [ Alice  Sep 14, 2018 ]
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I don't have the factory tools any more [ Brian  Sep 13, 2018 ]
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Was offered as a packaged item [ Mobilis  Sep 12, 2018 ]
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I chose the factory removal tool simply to make removal of the stock radio as simple as possible. With the price reduction on this and the other parts I purchased it was hard to find a better deal! [ Stephen F.  Sep 10, 2018 ]
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The only way to remove a stock radio. Without it you will damage everything around the radio while you try to remove it. [ Saif  Sep 05, 2018 ]
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Tools needed to do job right [ Randy  Aug 26, 2018 ]
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An absolute must have if you are going to pull out the factory radio [ Dan  Aug 20, 2018 ]
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help installation [ L. Dennis  Aug 20, 2018 ]
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They came with the stereo. Very handy. [ Lindsay  Aug 16, 2018 ]
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I needed it to remove my factory radio. [ Drew  Aug 11, 2018 ]
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Part of the install package. [ Brian  Aug 08, 2018 ]
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I don't need it [ Carlos sanchez  Aug 07, 2018 ]
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It is needed to remove factory stereo [ Mark  Jul 26, 2018 ]
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I thought they came free? I couldn't remove the 5.99 ones so I guess I will have two pairs which I do not need. Can you adjust my order to remove the ones I had to pay for? Thank you. [ BRIAN  Jul 22, 2018 ]
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Radio removal needs 2 pair of these. Kit only comes with 1 pair [ David  Jul 17, 2018 ]
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rEQUIRED TO REMOVE THE OLD RADIO AND IT WAS FREE [ Carlos  Jul 09, 2018 ]
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highly rated easy istall [ Steven  Jul 07, 2018 ]
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ill need this to remove my radio and i cant get it in local stores [ Eryk  Jul 06, 2018 ]
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needed it [ Michael  Jul 04, 2018 ]
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Works on all my VW cars. [ PETER  Jul 04, 2018 ]
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Crutchfields reputation and kenwood excelon as well [ Phil  Jul 03, 2018 ]
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Recommended by Crutchfield for my car. [ Layton  Jul 02, 2018 ]
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To make install easy [ Roger  Jun 24, 2018 ]
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It was chosen for me [ Edward  Jun 20, 2018 ]
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It was suggested when I ordered my stereo, and it was free. [ Mr Christopher  Jun 19, 2018 ]
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Cody recommended. It has the features I was looking for. [ 19309 Winmeade  Jun 16, 2018 ]
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only one that fits to replace the OEM that was broken [ Mark  Jun 11, 2018 ]
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Necessary tools for the job. [ Daniel  Jun 10, 2018 ]
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needed for car [ Michael  Jun 06, 2018 ]
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Makes the removal very easy. [ Pai  Jun 04, 2018 ]
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So I can remove the factory head unit [ Lori  May 29, 2018 ]
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I did not and I do not need them [ Hector  May 25, 2018 ]
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Came with kit [ Joseph  May 20, 2018 ]
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Good all around tool to remove most 80's and 90's MB head units [ Dmitry  May 19, 2018 ]
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To help [ Kevin  May 16, 2018 ]
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Mercedes ML 320 factory radio replacement [ Mathew  May 14, 2018 ]
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Hoping for ease of use when replacing factory radio! [ yariennod  May 09, 2018 ]
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suggested by site [ George  May 07, 2018 ]
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Recommended by Ziggy. [ John  May 05, 2018 ]
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Came as part of the larger package. Not sure I need this because friend installing likely has all the needed tools. [ Andrew  May 04, 2018 ]
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needed it [ STEPHEN  May 03, 2018 ]
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Took a little bit of wiggling in my 2002 Jetta, but the radio came out just fine. [ JOSHUA  May 02, 2018 ]
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They are hard to find locally. [ Kenneth  Apr 26, 2018 ]
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To make the removal easier [ Esteban  Apr 23, 2018 ]
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that's what it was recommended [ lazaro  Apr 22, 2018 ]
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Already have the tools... monsoon radio is already out.... [ Michael  Apr 20, 2018 ]
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i did not [ DANIEL  Apr 19, 2018 ]
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Redcommended [ jonathan  Apr 10, 2018 ]
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Necessary tool for a b6 Audi A4 factory radio removal. [ Crystal  Apr 07, 2018 ]
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Keep my car nice and no hassle. [ Matthew  Apr 07, 2018 ]
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Cuz i need it to remove my current stereo [ Lance  Apr 02, 2018 ]
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Because the factory Audi Radio requires 4 removal keys at once to remove the radio. [ Andrew  Mar 31, 2018 ]
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Been a Crutchfield customer for over 30 years. I trust their recommendation that this will make the removal easier. [ Jeffrey  Mar 30, 2018 ]
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Necessary evil for Audi. [ Dale  Mar 27, 2018 ]
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it fits my car [ Kathy  Mar 22, 2018 ]
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I have used these before on older Mercedes cars and they work perfectly to remove the radio. Very easy to pull out head unit. [ David  Mar 22, 2018 ]
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They are needed to remove the existing radio. [ Carmyn  Mar 20, 2018 ]
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need these to take old radio out. [ BRADLEY  Mar 19, 2018 ]
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I needed tools to remove my factory radio. [ Bartrelus  Mar 15, 2018 ]
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Because the tools are needed to remove the factory radio [ ben  Mar 14, 2018 ]
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needed to remove old radio [ ROBBY  Mar 13, 2018 ]
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Easy removal [ Doug  Mar 13, 2018 ]
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Adviser recommendation from Rocky [ M  Mar 12, 2018 ]
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I wanted to remove the factory radio without using a hammer and come along [ MATT  Mar 10, 2018 ]
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To remove my factory radio [ Tara  Feb 27, 2018 ]
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Came with the kit [ TODD  Feb 27, 2018 ]
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Included with installation kit. [ Lawrence  Feb 21, 2018 ]
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Do your home work and you'll choose Crutchfield for there expertice and all the adapters you need. Great company. Alan C [ Nora  Feb 20, 2018 ]
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Bought this to remove factor receiver without damaging the existing housing the holds the receiver. [ MICHAEL ANTHONY  Feb 19, 2018 ]
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Features, price and installation accessories were key in making my decision on this unit! [ ZCar Fabricatio  Feb 10, 2018 ]
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The tool was free. I already own factory specific tools. But, free tools are the best tools! I can use them as back ups. [ Nicholas  Feb 06, 2018 ]
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Ease of removal of previous unit [ Randy  Feb 02, 2018 ]
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Make the job easier [ Elizabeth  Feb 01, 2018 ]
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Convenient tool to help remove stock head unit. [ DERIC  Jan 30, 2018 ]
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its the only way to get the factory radio out of the dash the easy way. [ Hans  Jan 20, 2018 ]
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Tool is good to have and use for do it yourselfers. [ KEVIN  Jan 12, 2018 ]
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REQUIRED TO REMOVE FACTORY STEREO [ Sean  Jan 11, 2018 ]
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Recommend [ DUNCAN  Jan 05, 2018 ]
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BECAUSE I LOST ALL CONFIDENCE AN KENWOOD PRODUCTS AFTER PURCHASING THEIR TOP OF THE LINE STEREO AND HAD TO RETURN IT TWICE BECAUSE OF UNIT MALFUNCTIONS. I WILL NOT BUY ANYTHING FROM KENWOOD AGAIN [ LLOYD  Jan 04, 2018 ]
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recommended [ PIERRE  Jan 04, 2018 ]
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I was very surprised to find this tool for sale on the internet but also very happy to find it. Not only does Crutchfield sell some of the best electronics in the world, they also have the tools (in this case rare tool) to service those electronics. [ Sandor  Dec 28, 2017 ]
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They were needed and free [ Edsel  Dec 28, 2017 ]
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part of the install package [ Tom  Dec 25, 2017 ]
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Install kit [ Craig Wachter  Dec 20, 2017 ]
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It was free and it was the required tool to remove my factory radio. [ Aaron  Dec 20, 2017 ]
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To make the install easier [ David  Dec 18, 2017 ]
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ease of installation [ douglas  Dec 18, 2017 ]
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I don't need it, it came with the installation kit [ EDUARDO  Dec 18, 2017 ]
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items are needed to install right that's what came up with the radio [ Robert  Dec 17, 2017 ]
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to remove factory audi head unit [ shannon  Dec 14, 2017 ]
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You don't want to spend time wrestling getting the old radio out of the dash - you want to crank up your new car radio! So that is why you get specialized tools like this - it is well worth the few dollars spent. [ Paul  Dec 13, 2017 ]
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Because I am a professional installer and will use all the time [ Andrew  Dec 13, 2017 ]
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to troubleshoot stereo system [ Richard  Dec 11, 2017 ]
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fits radio was recommended by Crutchfield [ DAN  Dec 10, 2017 ]
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to install product [ B  Dec 10, 2017 ]
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To remove factory head unit [ Steven  Dec 09, 2017 ]
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work better than homemade tool [ ron  Dec 09, 2017 ]
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to aid in install [ Christopher  Dec 08, 2017 ]
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Right tool for easy no hassle removal of a VW radio [ todd  Dec 08, 2017 ]
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Required tools for removal of old radio [ David  Dec 06, 2017 ]
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To be able to remove the factory radio! [ Francisco  Dec 03, 2017 ]
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My co-worker recently replaced his stock stereo and found your kit very easy to use! [ Jennifer  Nov 30, 2017 ]
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They were free and work well with my car's factory radio [ RightatHomeTech  Nov 29, 2017 ]
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Free offer at checkout. [ Rainer  Nov 28, 2017 ]
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Product recommended for installation of a new car stereo for my daughter's car. [ Mike  Nov 28, 2017 ]
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Cause I need it. [ Jose  Nov 27, 2017 ]
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This was a bundled installation package that Crutchfield said was required. [ Raul  Nov 27, 2017 ]
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Because they were recommended for this installation. [ Duane  Nov 27, 2017 ]
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I decided to get these tools because I didn't really feel like using a hammer and chisel on the woodgrain in the Mercedes. [ Michael Wayne  Nov 25, 2017 ]
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you need this tool. [ DEREK  Nov 24, 2017 ]
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not sure if needed - came with the order. [ Chris  Nov 21, 2017 ]
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to remove radio from dash [ Bryce  Nov 20, 2017 ]
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great price [ Francisco Javie  Nov 20, 2017 ]
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Because the factory radio cannot be removed without the special tool. [ N  Nov 18, 2017 ]
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Crutchfield recommended them. [ Bradley  Nov 18, 2017 ]
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Always have a great experience with Crutchfield. [ JERRY  Nov 15, 2017 ]
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Can't use the fold out piece on nail clippers forever! [ Kyle  Nov 13, 2017 ]
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Need it to remove the factory stereo [ Shawn  Nov 12, 2017 ]
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Necessary to remove VW head unit [ James Timothy  Nov 11, 2017 ]
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Always good to have a set of tools [ Eric  Nov 09, 2017 ]
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It was free [ Ben  Nov 08, 2017 ]
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Free [ Troy  Nov 08, 2017 ]
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These tools are part of the Crutchfield installation package. I have some from a previous purchase and they work great! [ James  Nov 05, 2017 ]
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Useful and easy to use for head unit removal [ William  Nov 03, 2017 ]
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I didnt, you did. [ Adam  Nov 03, 2017 ]
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included [ Curtis  Nov 03, 2017 ]
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Part of installation bundle [ GREGG  Oct 26, 2017 ]
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To install a new system [ Jose  Oct 23, 2017 ]
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The right tool for the job [ Scott  Oct 18, 2017 ]
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Ease of removal [ Nick  Oct 17, 2017 ]
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To remove radio [ Nogui  Oct 17, 2017 ]
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It was exactly what I needed and the instructions are so helpful [ RALPH  Oct 16, 2017 ]
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It was part of the packaged items that I need to remove factory radio. [ Charles  Oct 11, 2017 ]
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I accepted the recommendation of the website. [ James  Oct 09, 2017 ]
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Looks like I need 4 insertion tools to remove radio, kit only showed 2 tools. I purchased an extra pack. I'll let you know if this was necessary. [ Duncan  Oct 08, 2017 ]
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It came free with my purchase. [ Kevin  Oct 06, 2017 ]
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to remove my factory radio head unit [ william  Oct 05, 2017 ]
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required for my install [ Ben  Sep 26, 2017 ]
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Chose this to make the process easier and not damage my daughters car [ Eric  Sep 24, 2017 ]
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I purchased these so I could remove my factory Dodge Sprinter stereo. Worked like a charm! [ Joseph  Sep 21, 2017 ]
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n/a [ Daniel  Sep 21, 2017 ]
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NEED IT [ MELVIN  Sep 19, 2017 ]
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An essential tool for easy radio removal and I lost one Ive have for a few years. [ FRANK  Sep 18, 2017 ]
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HELPS TO HAVE THE RIGHT TOOL [ Larry  Sep 15, 2017 ]
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It was suggested [ Benjamin  Sep 14, 2017 ]
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Because it looked good [ Carson  Sep 13, 2017 ]
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Been using Crutchfield for 30 years, even for the 12 years I had a professional audio installation shop. If they say this is a good idea, go ahead and get it. [ Domingo  Sep 12, 2017 ]
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I needed a spare radio removal tool for my other car at an out of state vacation home [ JOSEPH  Sep 09, 2017 ]
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they were included in the removal kit, thank you ! [ john  Sep 06, 2017 ]
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Was recommended to install my new stereo properly [ Barbara  Sep 05, 2017 ]
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included with installation kit. [ Don B  Sep 04, 2017 ]
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Need to remove old radio. [ Robert  Sep 03, 2017 ]
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I read the reviews and always have had good tech help and knowledge from crutchfield [ STEVE  Aug 31, 2017 ]
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The kit told me they were needed [ Mike  Aug 29, 2017 ]
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I liked them....looking forward to seeing them in person... [ Brian  Aug 29, 2017 ]
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It was needed to remove my Mercedes radio. [ Jose  Aug 21, 2017 ]
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Knowing I'll have the right tools to do the job makes using Crutchfield the way to go. [ Thomas  Aug 20, 2017 ]
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Proven source of great selections, advise, everything needed and prices. [ JESUS  Aug 18, 2017 ]
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came in the kit. I fabricated my own and removed the head unit, but it was a PITA. I recommend removal tools [ Dave  Aug 17, 2017 ]
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needed this tool to remove the stock radio [ CLAUDE  Aug 11, 2017 ]
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I enterd my vehicles information into this beautiful website, and was given all of the neccesary components and tools i need for this install. Being that you guys are the go to for car audio, I figured i should probably listen to what you recommend. [ christopher  Aug 09, 2017 ]
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Makes it easier [ Michael  Aug 05, 2017 ]
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free [ Tamuka  Aug 03, 2017 ]
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Help With Removal Of Factory Radio [ Christopher  Jul 31, 2017 ]
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To install an OEM XM tuner [ Carl  Jul 29, 2017 ]
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it is required to get the radio out of the vehicle. [ Ryan C.  Jul 28, 2017 ]
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helpful [ Donald  Jul 27, 2017 ]
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Gotta remove the OEM stereo... [ Justin  Jul 27, 2017 ]
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Makes it really easy to get the original radio out [ Michael  Jul 25, 2017 ]
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It was necessary to get the radio out of my VW Jetta. After some finagling, it worked. The reality is I needed two kits, as there were four releases at the corners of the original unit, but with deft fingers, a screwdriver to wedge, and lots of patience I was able to make it work. [ MATTHEW D  Jul 24, 2017 ]
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Couldn't beat the price offered [ vincent  Jul 24, 2017 ]
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YOU MUST USED THIS TO REMOVE ORIGINAL RADIO AND NOT SPEND MORE LATER [ ADAM  Jul 22, 2017 ]
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Good price and value Crutchfield as reputable dealer [ Richard  Jul 21, 2017 ]
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you need this tool to take the factory radio out of the vehicle with out damaging your dash or the old radio [ Ed  Jul 16, 2017 ]
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Were included with install kit [ Matt  Jul 16, 2017 ]
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based on the recommendation on the website [ Li  Jul 12, 2017 ]
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Easier to remove the factory radio. [ YUYU  Jul 08, 2017 ]
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To make the installation smooth, like jazz. [ Keith  Jul 06, 2017 ]
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easy removal of radio with these. [ Jaime  Jul 05, 2017 ]
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Required tool to remove the factory Mercedes radio. [ Alan  Jul 05, 2017 ]
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Because it was included in the recommended installation kit. [ B  Jun 23, 2017 ]
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I had no idea I needed radio removal tools until I got the instruction sheet in the email. [ Thomas  Jun 19, 2017 ]
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Need it to remove my stock radio [ Bartholomew  Jun 19, 2017 ]
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came with the kit.... I love Crutchfield! [ GIANPAOLO  Jun 15, 2017 ]
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How else would you remove a factory radio? [ Timothy  Jun 08, 2017 ]
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To have the proper tools for the job. [ Chris  Jun 08, 2017 ]
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Recommended by Crutchfield. [ Eric  Jun 06, 2017 ]
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This tool came free with my purchase of the radio. [ John  Jun 05, 2017 ]
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need to remove old stereo [ Richard  Jun 02, 2017 ]
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they are very helpful for installation. [ Troy  May 31, 2017 ]
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You suggested it. [ Laura  May 25, 2017 ]
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suggestion with purchase of unit [ MARK  May 19, 2017 ]
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because it removes the factory radio without tearing up the dash [ Troy  May 17, 2017 ]
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Need. [ Lawrence K  May 14, 2017 ]
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removing the head units is always a pain. Not having a proper tool designed for this specifically makes it extremely frustrating. I imagine this will be a useful tool for years to come. [ JOSE  May 13, 2017 ]
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Good brand with great reviews. [ Carlynn  May 05, 2017 ]
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It was recommended (and included at no cost) for my vehicle. [ Lary  May 03, 2017 ]
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need 4 with double DIN but already have full set [ David  May 01, 2017 ]
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need to remove my Porsche radio [ Scott  Apr 25, 2017 ]
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Gotta have these! [ Dave  Apr 19, 2017 ]
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it is the tool needed to remove my factory radio [ Justin  Apr 17, 2017 ]
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If I'm to be honest, it's because they were offered free-of-charge with the purchase of the head unit. [ Wendell  Apr 16, 2017 ]
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recommended with order [ John  Apr 14, 2017 ]
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needed to remove mercedes factory radio [ Cheryl  Apr 14, 2017 ]
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you chose it for me [ Kenneth  Apr 10, 2017 ]
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This is the tool used to remove the factory radio. [ Ian  Apr 10, 2017 ]
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Needed tools to remove factory radio [ Brian  Apr 09, 2017 ]
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recommended din tool [ DONALD  Apr 05, 2017 ]
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Keep in case necessary to remove [ WILLIAM  Apr 04, 2017 ]
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Needed these to remove the factory radio out of a 98 Audi A4 [ TUCKER  Apr 02, 2017 ]
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Because it was recommended [ Ellis A.  Apr 02, 2017 ]
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Needed for this particular vehicle for stereo install. [ Phil  Apr 01, 2017 ]
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Good Deal! [ Damion  Mar 29, 2017 ]
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Needed to get the factory radio removed. [ J Bradley  Mar 28, 2017 ]
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Need to remove radio [ Troy  Mar 28, 2017 ]
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Good value [ Robert  Mar 27, 2017 ]
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Reviews and Recommendation from YouTubers! [ Philip  Mar 24, 2017 ]
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Must-have for DIY [ Andrew  Mar 23, 2017 ]
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To remove original head unit that came with car [ Carolyn Joann  Mar 22, 2017 ]
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It fits the car and my factory CD changer isn't working. Also has USB and iPhone/Android support, etc. [ John  Mar 20, 2017 ]
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Convenient and necessary [ Mario  Mar 17, 2017 ]
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need 4 tool to remove [ jeremy  Mar 16, 2017 ]
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This bundle told me I needed it [ Joshua  Mar 16, 2017 ]
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Price [ Juan  Mar 14, 2017 ]
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This tools saves your dash from being beat up with scratches and being broke [ freddie  Mar 11, 2017 ]
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right tool for the job makes things go a lot easier. [ joe  Mar 10, 2017 ]
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It was just what I needed. [ GASTON  Mar 09, 2017 ]
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For my BW Bug [ Michael  Mar 09, 2017 ]
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All the right tools and equipment will make the install a lot easier! [ NORMAN  Mar 04, 2017 ]
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was recommended for help removing stock radio and was included, at a discount, in a package with wiring harness and other items needed to make the radio compatible with my vehicle [ Tichar  Mar 04, 2017 ]
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Watched video and looks like I need it to get the factory stereo out. [ David  Mar 01, 2017 ]
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It was recommended as part of the kit for my car. [ Russell  Feb 21, 2017 ]
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Came with unit [ Taso  Feb 20, 2017 ]
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These make this go easy !!! [ robert  Feb 18, 2017 ]
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recomended [ G  Feb 15, 2017 ]
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Needed a reasonably inexpensive unit with good specs. I hope it's not a lemon! [ larry  Feb 11, 2017 ]
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included in kit [ Bryan  Feb 05, 2017 ]
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They're required. [ Lafe  Jan 28, 2017 ]
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Needed these tools to remove my factory RS4 head unit to replace with a new Pioneer AVIC [ Christopher  Jan 27, 2017 ]
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I thought install kit only included 2 removal tools, so I bought an extra two just to make sure I had enough. They're just a few dollars. [ Albert  Jan 24, 2017 ]
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I need it to remove my VW Cabrio's Radio for replacement. [ Freddy  Jan 20, 2017 ]
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in order to remove the radio [ Surelys  Jan 20, 2017 ]
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Need it to remove factory Infinity Radio [ Mark  Jan 17, 2017 ]
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Because paper clips are a hassle [ Michael Malachi  Jan 14, 2017 ]
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Pop up screen and telephone "mirroring". [ David  Jan 13, 2017 ]
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these tools are accentual in removal of stock radio without damage. [ Philip  Jan 10, 2017 ]
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Recommended [ David  Jan 09, 2017 ]
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I need them to correctly remove the factory radio without damaging anything [ Allen  Jan 08, 2017 ]
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Crutchfield said I would need them to get the factory radio out and they haven't been wrong yet! [ Brian  Jan 03, 2017 ]
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Recommended [ Clarence  Jan 01, 2017 ]
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Recommended [ MICHAEL  Dec 31, 2016 ]
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said i needed it [ JOHN  Dec 30, 2016 ]
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It was recommended [ Logan  Dec 30, 2016 ]
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sony [ Leslie  Dec 22, 2016 ]
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Need it incase I do any euro car installs [ michael  Dec 21, 2016 ]
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Best tool to use to remove factory VW stereos. [ AARON D  Dec 21, 2016 ]
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Item has all the features I was looking for in one unit. [ STEVE  Dec 17, 2016 ]
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Because my husband needed it to be safety in his car. [ Camille  Dec 16, 2016 ]
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It was suggested in the purchase so I thought I should get it so I don't have any problems taking the old radio out. [ Teddy  Dec 14, 2016 ]
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Required for radio removal [ Michael  Dec 12, 2016 ]
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used them before , they work great [ Scott  Dec 10, 2016 ]
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recommended [ FREDERICK D  Dec 09, 2016 ]
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came with kit [ David C.  Dec 07, 2016 ]
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i needed to remove the radio from a mercedes to change the lights. worked great. [ John  Dec 02, 2016 ]
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So I can remove the radio [ MrTom  Nov 30, 2016 ]
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recommended for radio removal [ Eugene  Nov 30, 2016 ]
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Very helpful in removing any radio for replacement/repair [ Thomas  Nov 29, 2016 ]
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Help radio removal go smoother and faster. [ Jose  Nov 27, 2016 ]
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You can't get the factory radio out without this tool. The box stores never told me that. Like the opinions at Crutchfield. [ Wayne  Nov 25, 2016 ]
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They were free [ Josh  Nov 25, 2016 ]
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convenience/package deal [ edmund  Nov 25, 2016 ]
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needed [ Chrisyln M.  Nov 23, 2016 ]
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Because it is required. [ David  Nov 22, 2016 ]
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A must for removing the factory 2004 VW Beetle stereo. [ Matthew  Nov 21, 2016 ]
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need to remove old stereo. Pioneer Premier, old one [ Lance  Nov 19, 2016 ]
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Remove radio [ Michael  Nov 18, 2016 ]
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Recommended by site, and personal knowledge that such tools are required to remove the radio on the vehicle I am installing the radio in. [ Eric  Nov 17, 2016 ]
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have them [ john  Nov 13, 2016 ]
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absolute necessity [ David  Nov 12, 2016 ]
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I like the products fits mine need [ Kenneth  Nov 04, 2016 ]
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Right tool for the job [ Alfred  Nov 01, 2016 ]
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to remove old vw radio [ Monte  Oct 24, 2016 ]
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It's recommended [ Jordan  Oct 22, 2016 ]
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Needed in order to remove the factory radio. [ Cristina C.  Oct 22, 2016 ]
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Recommended for easy installation [ Zona  Oct 20, 2016 ]
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I could have used old credit card stock but why not own a fancy artifact from the movie Krull! [ DAVID  Oct 18, 2016 ]
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To help me get the stock radio out with ease. [ Big Daddy Dave  Oct 15, 2016 ]
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I chose this because spending the money for these tools is much better then spending the time to rig up your own. [ Marshall  Oct 13, 2016 ]
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As not to damage the factory radio. [ Taylor  Oct 10, 2016 ]
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I have always had good experiences with Metra products. Their fit and finish is OEM and the quality is consistent [ Ethan  Oct 06, 2016 ]
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Necessary to radio removal [ Marc  Oct 05, 2016 ]
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Suggested to remove my factory radio [ Tony  Oct 05, 2016 ]
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IT WAS OFFERED IN THE KIT WITH THE HEAD UNIT [ Francis  Oct 04, 2016 ]
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Came with the installation kit [ Carl  Sep 29, 2016 ]
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It is not a good idea to make your own and risk damage to deck or dash. [ Andrew  Sep 25, 2016 ]
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Needed replacement removal tools for my radio. Was recommended by Tyler. [ Jeffrey Jay  Sep 17, 2016 ]
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It was included with purchase and I have a W210 Mercedes that needs this to remove the radio and climate control. [ Pakorn  Sep 09, 2016 ]
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Required to remove stock VW radio [ Bryan  Sep 06, 2016 ]
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its the only one that fits my 2002 vw cabrio [ Logan  Sep 06, 2016 ]
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NEED IT FOR MY CAR RADIO [ DARION M  Sep 06, 2016 ]
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necessary for installation of new head unit [ Patrick  Aug 29, 2016 ]
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It was included w/ the stereo [ B  Aug 25, 2016 ]
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This tool, according to the website, is the correct tool to remove the radio in my 2006 Chrysler Crossfire Roaster. [ LEE  Aug 17, 2016 ]
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Very reliable equipment [ GEORGE  Aug 16, 2016 ]
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I didn't chose this, it was recommended for radio remover for my car [ Kathryn  Aug 16, 2016 ]
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might be needed [ Robert  Aug 14, 2016 ]
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To make it easy to remove factory radio [ Ric  Aug 13, 2016 ]
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it makes the installation easier [ J  Aug 13, 2016 ]
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only option [ javier  Aug 12, 2016 ]
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They were recommended as part of the specific install package for my car [ Jeffrey  Aug 09, 2016 ]
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Came free [ Keith  Aug 09, 2016 ]
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Didn't have any, so bought them for ease of installation. [ CHRISTOPHER  Aug 08, 2016 ]
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To remove old stereo [ andy  Aug 07, 2016 ]
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Working on my console. No local store has this tool. [ Michael  Aug 05, 2016 ]
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Needed tool to complete the job [ Richard  Aug 02, 2016 ]
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to remove the OEM head unit [ Hooman  Jul 30, 2016 ]
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Fits my factory Mercedes radio and the new pioneer radio. [ Isaac  Jul 28, 2016 ]
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Need them [ Keaton  Jul 27, 2016 ]
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Install new radio [ John  Jul 26, 2016 ]
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Perfect easy to use instructions for a do it your selfer... [ Boyd  Jul 24, 2016 ]
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to remove stock stereo [ DAN  Jul 23, 2016 ]
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Trying to upgrade my Boxster radio, Crutchfield made it easy, by researching and letting me know the addition items I would need to make this a DIY project. [ Milan  Jul 21, 2016 ]
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These tools make the removal of the factory radio easy and worry free. I've tried getting around them before, and ended up damaging the factory components. [ Joseph  Jul 20, 2016 ]
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Need it to remove OE Becker radio. Hope it works since Porsche isn't specified for this tool. [ Gary  Jul 20, 2016 ]
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Comes with wire harness, don't realy need these factory radio removal tools since I replace the factory radio with a Pioneer DEH-11E. [ KENNETH L  Jul 19, 2016 ]
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Required to easily remove radio from 1995 S Class Mercedes [ Roderick  Jul 17, 2016 ]
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price [ ralph  Jul 14, 2016 ]
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Easier installation [ Ruben  Jul 13, 2016 ]
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Came with the unit. [ Stephen  Jul 10, 2016 ]
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To remove Volkswagen factory radio. [ Michael  Jul 07, 2016 ]
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Recommended by Crystal Crystal's Bio: http://www.crutchfield.com/Support/Bio.aspx?bio=161 [ Robert  Jul 06, 2016 ]
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Best/only tools to remove an audi symphony radio [ Mikenley Curran  Jul 06, 2016 ]
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I need it to be able to install my new radio. [ Caleb A.  Jun 30, 2016 ]
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Needed for installation [ Raul  Jun 27, 2016 ]
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my home made tools did not work [ James  Jun 25, 2016 ]
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removal of discovery 2 radio [ Chase Alexander  Jun 14, 2016 ]
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Must have to pull old unit out. [ Itay  Jun 02, 2016 ]
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Needed for installation. [ Tristan  Jun 01, 2016 ]
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It was offered with the purchase. My guess is that it will be quite useful for removal of the old radio. [ Shane  May 30, 2016 ]
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Currently do not have removal tool for stock deck [ Joseph  May 27, 2016 ]
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The right tools to make removal as easy as possible and a good price when bought with a new radio. [ THOMAS  May 22, 2016 ]
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free [ falcon  May 20, 2016 ]
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Bought it because wanted to be sure critical pieces to complete the job were at hand [ JOHN A  May 18, 2016 ]
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Part of the installation kit, required to remove factory radio. [ Michael  May 17, 2016 ]
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very good product [ Larry  May 16, 2016 ]
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NEED IT FOR INSTALL [ William  May 13, 2016 ]
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Needed to get the VW factory radio out easily. Part of the kit Crutchfield provides. [ Michael  May 13, 2016 ]
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Needed to remove factory stereo [ Genevra  May 12, 2016 ]
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Because crutchfield said so [ Greg  May 10, 2016 ]
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Can't get the factory radio out without them. [ Brian  May 10, 2016 ]
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It was included. Hopefully it will help make install much quicker. [ Adam  May 08, 2016 ]
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easy removal [ Rafael  May 05, 2016 ]
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Needed to remove vehicle radio [ Eric E.  May 04, 2016 ]
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Needed. Glad it was offered without my asking about it. [ Richard  May 03, 2016 ]
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shall try to remove and install the radio at home [ james  May 03, 2016 ]
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Need them to remove factory radio [ Ian  May 02, 2016 ]
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Part of the installation package that I chose. [ William  Apr 24, 2016 ]
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It was included in the free installation kit and I'll probably need it to remove the factory stereo. [ Ronald  Apr 24, 2016 ]
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to make is easy to remove the old radio [ HERIBERTO  Apr 21, 2016 ]
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Tools for installation included. [ Richard  Apr 20, 2016 ]
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Don't have the right tools to remove radio. May come useful in the future. [ Abbacoa  Apr 19, 2016 ]
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part of the accessories kit [ Mark  Apr 17, 2016 ]
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To remove deck [ John  Apr 14, 2016 ]
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Needed to remove factory receiver. [ Chad  Apr 12, 2016 ]
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Need to remove Factory radio [ Michael  Apr 08, 2016 ]
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Price and I trust Crutchfield to help me install it. [ Nancy  Apr 06, 2016 ]
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Cause it was recommended [ R  Apr 06, 2016 ]
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The tools are a must for removing the radio or climate control units from a 1997 Mercedes s320. [ Kellin  Apr 03, 2016 ]
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fit in my car [ victor  Apr 03, 2016 ]
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Was part of the install package [ Guest  Apr 02, 2016 ]
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only place i could find it [ ROBERT A  Apr 01, 2016 ]
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Internet search [ David  Apr 01, 2016 ]
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Came with the accessory kit. [ Jenny  Apr 01, 2016 ]
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Suggested by crutchfield [ DARRELL  Apr 01, 2016 ]
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It is the easiest way to remove the factory radio without breaking something [ Thomas  Mar 30, 2016 ]
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It was recommended by Crutchfield but also part of a YouTube video on how to remove a radio from an Audi [ Steve  Mar 27, 2016 ]
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Needed help with parts [ Tiffany  Mar 20, 2016 ]
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There is a perfect tool for every job, and this is the only option to properly remove a factory radio from a 99-05 vw [ B  Mar 20, 2016 ]
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pull out radio [ Graham F.  Mar 13, 2016 ]
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New radiosfor my car [ jonathan  Mar 13, 2016 ]
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Recommended for removal and installation of radio by Crutchfield [ Harry  Mar 13, 2016 ]
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Make things easier [ Broderick  Mar 11, 2016 ]
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Need it [ Vazquez  Mar 09, 2016 ]
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needed to upgrade factory radio in daughters car to something that supports hands free, installation kit came with radio [ John  Mar 07, 2016 ]
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needed to remove the factory radio [ SHELLEY  Mar 04, 2016 ]
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To remove the factory stereo [ D  Mar 02, 2016 ]
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I ordered the advanced radio installation kit for my audi and I was only sent one set of these tools and I needed 2 sets. [ DUSTIN A  Feb 28, 2016 ]
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it a good tools [ Martin  Feb 27, 2016 ]
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Came as part of the package install kit. [ KEVIN  Feb 26, 2016 ]
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They are necessary for the removal of the factory radio. Reasonable price, although for something this small, I don't think that shipping costs should be more than the product costs. [ James  Feb 26, 2016 ]
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to remove the factory stereo [ Brian  Feb 26, 2016 ]
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Make it easier to get out old radio [ Amy  Feb 23, 2016 ]
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To remove the old radieo [ Randall  Feb 21, 2016 ]
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made for my vehicle [ jorge  Feb 20, 2016 ]
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I thought it was a throwing star!? dang it! well atleast I can get my old stereo out :) [ CHARLES  Feb 15, 2016 ]
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to make the installation of my radio easier [ Anthony Jr  Feb 13, 2016 ]
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Free and didn't remember where I put the keys I already have. [ Chris  Feb 12, 2016 ]
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Helpful customer service [ Larry  Feb 10, 2016 ]
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needed to remove factory head unit [ Stephen  Feb 01, 2016 ]
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I appreciated the guidance towards products that meet the specific requirements of my car. Thank you! [ DONALD  Jan 26, 2016 ]
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help to remove factory system [ JESSE  Jan 21, 2016 ]
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I watched a you tube video on removal of the stock stereo where the maker fabricated the tools. When I selected my vehicle for fitment the Crutchfield web page recommended them. These tools are made to remove the stereo saving time to make tools that may not be effective. Thanks to Brandy for help in product recommendations! Brandy's Bio: http://www.crutchfield.com/Support/Bio.aspx?bio=2 [ F  Jan 18, 2016 ]
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Had Clarion brand unit in my other vehicle and was very satisfied. [ ERNEST  Jan 18, 2016 ]
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beautiful tool for remove original radio [ ABEL  Jan 14, 2016 ]
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I needed another pair for the double DIN install I am doing. [ Michael  Jan 10, 2016 ]
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Makes it easier to remove the OEM radio. And it's free, too! [ norman  Jan 08, 2016 ]
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These are necessary to remove the factory stereo in a 2008 Audi A4. [ Richard  Jan 07, 2016 ]
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Trusted advisor [ Michael  Jan 06, 2016 ]
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Required to remove old stereo from car. [ John  Dec 30, 2015 ]
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they are need to take a german car radio out. [ Mark  Dec 25, 2015 ]
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Just right [ Soren  Dec 24, 2015 ]
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The proper tool for radio removal takes the guess work and possible damage to the facia out of the experience. [ Philip  Dec 23, 2015 ]
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Nothing beats having the right tool... [ John  Dec 22, 2015 ]
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To make removal of factory unit w/o damage easier [ Michael  Dec 19, 2015 ]
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If removing radio from a 2004 VW passat you need 2 sets of keys. The radio needs the keys positioned in both top and both bottom releases at the same time in order to remove the radio. Have ordered a second set then will attempt removal again. [ Roger  Dec 19, 2015 ]
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Reputation [ Robert  Dec 19, 2015 ]
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To remove old radio [ G  Dec 15, 2015 ]
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This model was recommended to me by my German Auto Mechanic. I liked the idea of having one place (Crutchfield) that I could put in a car, model, and year and then was able to see what would fit and pricing comparisons. It was easy to navigate through this sale. Thank you. [ Margaret  Dec 15, 2015 ]
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Required tools to remove factory radio from 2002 LR Discovery II. [ Greg  Dec 14, 2015 ]
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Previous experience with the company and recommended by Technician [ Curtis Keith  Dec 14, 2015 ]
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it was recommended because it's a VW radio that needs removal [ DESIREE  Dec 13, 2015 ]
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In order to get the factory radio out of your VW Bug you must have the din tool. It can be done without it but it takes slight of hand with a thin rigid material similar to the din. [ Sarah  Dec 09, 2015 ]
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allway like that make of radio and it nice to get hardware to put it right in and the tool to take out the old radio that in it self is a big help. [ william h.  Dec 07, 2015 ]
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This is my second purchase, changed the radio in my BMW Z3 with some phone support and it worked out well. Hoping this will also go well. [ D  Dec 06, 2015 ]
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Needed for Audi radio removal [ Robert  Dec 05, 2015 ]
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Needed for quick removal of older single din radio [ Andrew  Dec 05, 2015 ]
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To get the OEM radio out of the car you need the Metra tool. So this was a nice addition to the package. [ Dennis  Dec 04, 2015 ]
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1 question already asked

Q
Will this too remove radio from 2004 GtO?
[ David  Jul 10, 2015 ]
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For details on fit or installation please contact an Advisor by phone (1-800-324-9695) or online chat. They will be able to pull up your vehicle and give you the details on if this will fit and what you will need for an installation in your vehicle.
[ Krissy  Jul 12, 2015 ]  Staff

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