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Universal marine receiver cover (Black)

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About the Scosche ACM1

Protect that expensive in-dash receiver in your boat with this Scosche universal marine cover. The tinted design will match just about any interior, and the hinged cover will shield any single-DIN (or 2-shaft) radio from sun, salt, and spray. Outer dimensions: 9-7/8"W x 4-3/8"H x 3-15/16"D (with cover open). You can find more detailed dimensions in the Details tab. Warranty: 90 days.

What's in the box:

  • Universal water-resistant radio cover (black with tinted plastic hinged cover)
  • 2 Shaft radio inserts
  • Four 1-1/8" mounting screws
  • 4 Speed clips
  • Adhesive backed foam gasket
  • Instructions
  • Template

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Crutchfield customer from Ellijay, GA on 5/4/2019

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5 stars does exactly what I want keeps my stereo covered and dry. Even the remote work through the cover bonus for the wife so she can turn it up or down

Pros: Fit the product fairing hole mounted easily. But recommended to brace stereo to add support

Cons: None

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Water proof radio protector...five star service

Crutchfield customer from Delaware, OH on 4/2/2019

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Iv never been comfortable with shopping on line untile now..Crutchfield is the tru consumer's champion..im a life time shooper from now on

Pros: Its absolutely everything i need and more ..Crutchfield has met and exceeded my expectation i will happily recoment ur service's to eveyone i know..It's not everyday a busy man like my self can be worry free about there desired products ..

Cons: None..im happy and blessed

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Stephen from Bluffton, SC on 8/26/2018

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The product works and looks good once you get it installed. Like other reviews the cutting template is was way off. About 3/8" short in length and approx. 1/2" off for height, which of course throws off the holes. After getting that issue resolved, the install went easily and finished product looks and works well.

Pros: looks and works well

Cons: mounting template wrong

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Crutchfield customer from Hope, ID on 8/12/2018

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Easy install, works great!!

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Rocky from Fort Payne, AL on 7/15/2018

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Perfect fit for my pontoon

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Ralph from Stockton, CA on 7/15/2018

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Great product and very easy to install.

Pros: Keeps my stereo dry

Cons: None I have found

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Crutchfield customer from Oakland, NJ on 5/28/2018

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Good product. Looks hood in the boat

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Good unit, bad template

Max from Erie, PA on 5/29/2017

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See pro's and con's. That's where my review really is. Overall a good product but template is too small for the unit. Like they scaled it down at printing.

Pros: Looks great and works great! Seals in the stereo on my bike and the looks flow with my fairing.

Cons: Cutting template is not right at all. It's almost as if it was reduced when printed. Cuts were too small and holes marked for drilling were not right. Luckily I realized this once I cut the stereo opening per the template and the unit did not fit. It needs updating, because if you did follow it completely and not test fit after cutting, you'd end up having extra drill holes to mount it. That's not acceptable. Just glad I test fit it first. Be aware if you buy this some modification is necessary.

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Awesome marine product

Nick from Lancaster,PA on 5/23/2017

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Great product at a reasonable price

Pros: Easy to install Good price

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Crutchfield customer from Alpena, MI on 4/20/2017

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Another great product from Crutchfield. Fit was perfect, install was easy, stereo protected!

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Crutchfield customer from Willis, Mi on 9/19/2016

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Good quality easy installation

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Mason from Granby, MA on 9/7/2016

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The product itself seems well built, but I didn't get to install it. The template that comes with it is scaled too small and therefore useless. The actual size hole required was too large to fit on my dash console.

Pros: Seems sturdy

Cons: Template not correct

Crutchfield response on 9/7/2016
We forwarded this review to our Technical Support team for follow-up. Lifetime tech support comes with every Crutchfield purchase.

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Crutchfield customer from Atlanta, Ga. on 2/29/2016

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Fits perfect on my motorcycle fairing

Pros: Good fit

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Crutchfield customer from Georgia on 6/30/2015

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Perfect fit.

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a from fruitland iowa on 4/21/2015

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Easy to install. Flip cover performs as advertised. I am using this cover to protect a non marine alpine unit as a marine unit in my boat. There is larger selection and better features on non marine units works great with no problems

Pros: Ease of installation

Cons: Little spendy

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Radio cover for boat

Heidi from Cincinnati Ohio on 4/1/2015

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Great look. Looks stream lined

Pros: Sturdy

Cons: Sticks a bit

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quick and in excelent condition

excelent from boston on 8/10/2014

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fast delivery and in perfect condition

Pros: as they said no lie

Cons: none

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Works like a charm!

RPags from Bordentown, NJ on 7/27/2014

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I wasn't sure if this would work on my boat however I just had to open the space vacated by a Clarion receiver. It makes it simple to open the cover and close it compared to the original.

Pros: Smooth action when opening with a push of a button.

Cons: Having to cut a larger hole in the console. The cover disappears inside the console when opened.

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Ken B. from Lac du Flambeau, WI on 7/11/2014

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it is a great looking product but it was to wide for my opening

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Great Buy

paul from cloverdale ind on 7/1/2014

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the best on the market very well built cant beat a life time warranty on this product bought it for a new batwing fairing for my harley

Pros: very well built , can even change how fast you want the door to open

Cons: none

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Fantastic!!!

chris z from Spring, TX on 5/31/2014

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Just what i needed. Used it on my Harley fairing to cover the radio.

Pros: Ease of installation and use.

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Not a true marine product.

MadhouseSS from Pueblo West, CO on 11/15/2013

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Reading the description of this product makes one believe it is suitable for marine use which is incorrect. I replaced an older version faceplate cover with this one and within a sort period of time the sliding face of this product did not want to slide open smoothly. I had to clean a small amount of dust from the sliding tracks. That is a common occurrence yet not this product's major flaw. The biggest problem with this product involves it actually channeling water directly to the head unit it is suppose to be protecting. In the description it clearly states it has a foam gasket which apparently did not help keep water away from my expensive head unit. It took a five minute afternoon drizzle to put my Kenwood into some sort of flashing "protection" mode. I cut the power to the unit and allowed it to dry which the unit worked fine a day later. I used silicone to seal the back of this cover to the boat in order to keep the water out. No dice. The problem is the sliding face plate allowed water into the head unit. The next time I was out it rained again. This time there was not hope for the Kenwood. It no longer works because I trusted a product that claimed to be a marine product and clearly was not. The best use for this product does not involve an application where it

Pros: Looked like a factory part

Cons: Head unit suffered water damage from rain. Flimsy sliding door that is stubborn and does not want to slide open unless it is super clean. Latch holding door down opens itself. Plastic got hair line scratches easily.

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Very nice stereo cover

Chuck C. from Texas on 10/18/2013

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This is a really nice cover. Worth the price. Fit my stereo perfectly. Operates flawless. I really like the spring loaded front cover operation. Hoping to get a lot of years service out of it.

Pros: Nice cover that provides protection to the stereo.

Cons: The overall footprint of the cover installed was bigger than I realized. But that is my fault for not understanding the measurements before I installed it.

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Ronchow from Bastrop, La on 9/22/2013

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Cheap made

Pros: Nothing

Cons: Cover does not stay down.

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Fuzzy from Houston, TX. on 9/3/2013

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Replacing factory installed unit just like this. Glad to be able to find exact match. Good looks & function. Better than the competition. Give it a try. Crutchfield Rocks! Great service!

Pros: Good looks & function.

Cons: none

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Tony from Charlotte, NC on 8/17/2013

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This cover works great, but throw away the template that they sent in the package. Take your own measurements and make the necessary hole cuts. You could imagine how frustrating it was to install with a outdated template!

Pros: Works great once installed.

Cons: Template needs updated.

Crutchfield response on 8/26/2013
Thanks for your review. We're letting the manufacturer know about the problem with the template. The dimensions listed on the template are correct, but you're right; they do not match the dimensions of the template printout.

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Crutchfield customer from Eau Claire Wi. on 7/25/2013

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Easy to install and great protection!

Pros: Ease of installation.

Cons: None so far!

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Very Fast Delivery

W from Atlanta, GA on 5/1/2013

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Works as described.

Pros: Surprisingly fast (and free!) delivery.

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NICE PRODUCT

RP from COLUMBUS MS on 11/12/2012

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REALLY IMPRESSED WITH THE QUALITY.

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Looks Great!

Neat from Springboro, oh on 6/8/2012

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Easy to install. Looks great. Fits our new unit perfectly.

Pros: easy installation.

Cons: none

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Looks good

Will H. from Conn. on 8/20/2011

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Looks good, seems to be well built. Unfortunately it would not work for my application.

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LA from Solomons Island, MD on 6/1/2011

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Worked perfectly. West Marine did not carry the size I needed and this product was a perfect fit. And it arrived next day!

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poor product

vern from crowley , tx on 1/26/2011

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the door springs are to weak ! door wont stay latched closed ! package missing template ! , had to make mine. door scratched out of package ! just a all around bummer, if i hadnt took so much time to install i would have sent back ! another inferior product as far as i am concerned .

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Add bulk and no protection!

joeysparadise from Branford, FL on 8/13/2010

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The smoky cover just flaps open with the slightest breeze of air...literally! What you end up with is a bulky frame around your exposed receiver. The latch mechanism is plastic and of poor quality... complete design flaw. The slightest vibration or touch opens the cover. Driving the boat down the road, on the water et al.... unless the vessel/vehicle is sitting absolutely still, will elicit such a response. this provides no protection whatsoever. I hope crutchfield will test this product and offer a better design. They also sent me a different model free of charge, it looks like it will stay closed more or less (Metra-99 cover...). Go with that one. Because now I'd have to drill new holes in my boat and caulk the old ones from this Scosche because the Metra is slightly less bulky.

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More details on the Scosche ACM1

Stacey B.

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Features

Overview: The Universal water-resistant radio cover protects your car stereo receiver in marine applications (or open off-road vehicles). The kit allows you to install most DIN or shaft receivers. The kit is mounted using the four included screws. The Kit's mounting hole spacing is 9.028" wide x 2.003" tall.

Hinged Cover: The kit features a tinted hinged cover with a spring-loaded latch. The heavy-duty hinged cover is supported by dual springs which support the cover while it's open.

Water Resistance: The kit includes a foam gasket to protect the receiver from water seeping in around the frame.

Dimensions:

  • Outer Dimensions:
    • Width: 9.820"
    • Height: 4.361"
    • Depth: 2.631" (3.885" with cover open)
  • Internal Cover Dimensions: allowable space for receiver's trim ring
    • Width: 7.604"
    • Height: 2.496"
  • Internal Depth: 0.937" (maximum receiver nose depth allowable)
  • Sleeve opening: allowable space for receiver's DIN sleeve or chassis--some slight filing to kit opening is possible
    • Width: 7.206"
    • Height: 2.094"
  • Opening required to mount kit:
    • Width: 8.260"
    • Height: 3.322"

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I need it in order to install a radio into a batwing fairing. The opening is 8 x 3 in the fairing. [ Henry  Apr 22, 2019 ]
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Replacing an existing one. Had to have to cover the larger cutout in dash. Will also keep water from splashing directly on the radio [ Steve  Apr 12, 2019 ]
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I'm installing this stereo on a motorcycle and think this may add some rain protection [ Ernest  Jan 09, 2019 ]
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needed it to match radio [ kelly  Jul 04, 2018 ]
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This install is to be installed in an outdoor kitchen [ Kenneth  Jun 11, 2018 ]
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Experince with product. Better for marine stereo protection if there is space available for it to fit. [ ANGEL  Feb 03, 2018 ]
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Requires accessories for installation [ Cesareon E.  Sep 17, 2017 ]
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Replacement for old unit. Looks and functions great. [ Charles  Aug 31, 2017 ]
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Installing marine radio in my shed's wall - this will help protect the head from the elements. [ JOHN  Jul 19, 2017 ]
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reviews i read [ David  Jul 15, 2017 ]
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On a motorcycle, need to be safe from the elements [ Brian  Jun 01, 2017 ]
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I'm using this in my motorcycle fairing so space is definitely an issue. The flip up style ones would be in the way so this unit seems like a good fit. [ Maximilian  May 04, 2017 ]
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Feedback from other Harley-Davidson customers. [ Barry  Mar 27, 2017 ]
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This is going in a boat and wanted extra weather protection. [ Michael  Nov 23, 2016 ]
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Cover protect radio from being kicked or hit. The screen is tinted but you can still see some information while closed. [ Daniel  Nov 14, 2016 ]
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Fits the Fusion radio I got and will keep it safe from the salt water on my center console boat both at sea & powerwashing.. [ Gerald L.  Jul 23, 2016 ]
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I broke my last one and needed a replacement. [ Sam  Jul 18, 2016 ]
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To protect new marine stereo. [ mel713  Jul 05, 2016 ]
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needed one [ Keith  Jun 29, 2016 ]
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replacing radio on my pontoon and the cover on mine now the door is sticking and have a hard time opening . [ Ervin  Jun 06, 2016 ]
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Looks. and reviews on product [ Daniel  Mar 14, 2016 ]
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To protect the Marine Radio in my boat. [ William  May 24, 2019 ]
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Cool color [ Roderick  Sep 11, 2018 ]
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To protect purchase [ DAVID M  Sep 02, 2018 ]
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Good prices and great arrival time [ RALPH  Jun 20, 2018 ]
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Protect my purchase [ Matt  Jun 11, 2018 ]
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This product was recommended by Cooper with Crutchfield. My original boat stereo is so hard to see in the sunlight. Cooper recommended this because of good reviews but also explained the display difference, ie. white background with dark lettering vs the standard black background. Makes simple sense to me. [ Sal  Jul 25, 2017 ]
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To replace a broken unit of similar design. [ Jody  Jun 08, 2017 ]
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because the radio was white. [ James  Apr 10, 2017 ]
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I don't know much about stereo equipment but I have purchased from them in the past based on their advice and it was right on target. I need a new stereo for the boat, and I trust their advice. Also I have had Kenwood home stereo tuner for over thirty five years and still works great. [ P  Jan 02, 2017 ]
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Figure it would help keep unwanted salt spray of my flats boat unit. We'll see. [ Grant  Aug 19, 2016 ]
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Seemed like the best choice [ William  Jun 25, 2016 ]
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Installed this cover in the past. It looks good. The only issue I had was that it did not want to stay latched. Hope this one works better. Other then the latch issue it worked very good. [ MICHAEL L  Mar 01, 2016 ]
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Would this be a good option to cover a 3.5 inch gauge cut out hole to replace gauge size head unit for a standard sized one? Not liking the quality of the new but not improved circular marine radios.
[ Jeff  Mar 21, 2019 ]
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It should cover that because it needs a 8.260" wide x 3.322" tall cutout and covers a total area of 9.820" wide x 4.361" tall. Gauge style radios should not need more than a 3" tall cutout and cover less area than this does My Bio: https://www.crutchfield.com/bio/Paul
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How far apart are the mounting holes (height and width)? Will this fit a standard single din receiver?
[ mike  Sep 17, 2016 ]
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I don't remember the distance between the mounting holes but I did have to enlarge my single din opening about a quarter of an inch so the cover could roll back when opened.
[ Michael  Sep 20, 2016 ]
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can i use this on my Harley Street Glide?
[ stephanie  Apr 08, 2014 ]
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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 give you the details on if this will fit and what you will need for installation.
[ Krissy  Apr 10, 2014 ]  Staff
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will this unit accommodate my kenwood stereo kmr-d368bt?
[ APiacent  Apr 22, 2017 ]
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Yes it will Ihave it on my potoon boat works great, fits any single din radio
[ JAMES  Apr 24, 2017 ]
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Yes. I used it on my very crowded 4 Winns dash. Works great and reasonable price.
[ Tom  Apr 24, 2017 ]
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Yes. Should fit with no issues.
[ Jeffrey  Apr 23, 2017 ]
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It fits all standard single din units
[ William  Apr 23, 2017 ]
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Yes it will work. I have the same setup in my Baja 272.
[ Steven  Apr 23, 2017 ]
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Can this cover be installed on an old Ford Bronco that is used for hunting without a top?
[ Jimmy  Dec 16, 2013 ]
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That would be a great application for this product. It would help to protect the in-dash receiver from the elements.
[ Jeff  Dec 17, 2013 ]  Staff
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