INSTALLATION INSTRUCTIONS FOR PART 95-5818
APPLICATIONS
FORD
F-150 2004 Heritage / F-150 1997-2003
Expedition 1997-2002
F650 2005-2008
LINCOLN
Navigator 1997-2002/Blackwood 2001-2003
95-5818
KIT FEATURES
• Double DIN Head Unit Provision
• Stacked ISO Mounts Units Provision
NOTE: Major sub dash modifications
are necessary to use this dash kit. You
will need to trim the sub dash to gain
suitable depth and height.
KIT COMPONENTS
• A) & B) (2) Double Din Trim Plates • C) Double Din Brackets
WIRING AND ANTENNA CONNECTIONS
(Sold Separately)
Wiring Harness:
• See www.metraonline.com for specific interface
Antenna Adapter:
• Not required
B
A
C
TOOLS REQUIRED:
Dremel or Suitable Cutting Tool • Small Flat Blade Screwdriver
• Panel Removal Tool • Socket Wrench • Metra 86-5618 Removal Keys
1-800-221-0932
www.metraonline.com
© COPYRIGHT 2009-10 METRA ELECTRONICS CORPORATION
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TABLE OF CONTENTS
Dash Disassembly
-150 2004 Heritage / F-150 1997-2003 / Expedition 1997-2002 /
F650 2005-2008 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1
Lincoln
-Lincoln Navigator 1997-2002 / Blackwood 2001-2003 . . . . . . . . . . . . . .1
Kit Assembly
- Double DIN/Stacked ISO Mount Units Provision . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2
*Note:
Refer also to the instructions included with the aftermarket radio.
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95-5818 DASH DISASSEMBLY
FORD F-150 2004 HERITAGE/F-150 1997-2003
EXPEDITION 1997-2002/
F650 2005-2008/
LINCOLN NAVIGATOR 1997-2002/BLACKWOOD 2001-2003
A
1 Disconnect the negative battery terminal to prevent an accidental short
circuit.
2 Unclip and remove the panel surrounding the radio. (Figure A)
3 Using the Metra 86-5618 removal
keys, slide the radio out of the radio
cavity. Unplug and remove the radio.
(Figure B)
B
4 Remove the (4) 7 MM screws at the
sides of the factory climate control
and remove the factory climate control. (Figure C)
5 Cut and remove obstructions in dash
cavity. (Be careful not to cut into harnesses or electronic components)
(Figure D)
Continue to kit assembly.
C
D
CUT OUT
TOP
CUT BAR
CUT BAR
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95-5818 KIT/FINAL ASSEMBLY
DOUBLE DIN/STACKED ISO MOUNT
UNIT(S) PROVISION
*Note: Refer also to the instructions included with the aftermarket radio.
NOTE: Major sub dash modifications are necessary to use this dash kit. You will
need to trim the sub dash to gain suitable depth and height.
A
1 Attach the double DIN brackets to
the double DIN or stacked ISO Mount
unit(s) using the screws supplied
with the unit(s). (Figure A)
B
2 Locate the factory wiring harness in
A
the dash. Metra recommends using
the proper mating adapter and making the connections as shown.
(Isolate and individually tape off the
ends of any unused wires to prevent
electrical short circuit). (Figure B)
B
C
D
3 Re-connect the negative battery ter-
minal and test the unit for proper
operation.
(A) Strip wire ends back 1/2"
Continued on page 3.
B) Twist ends together
C) Solder
D) Tape
2
95-5818 KIT/FINAL ASSEMBLY
FINAL ASSEMBLY
NOTE: Major sub dash modifications are necessary to use this dash kit. You will
need to trim the sub dash to gain suitable depth and height.
Continued from page 2.
C
4 Slide the double DIN radio or stacked
ISO Mount unit assembly into the modified sub dash until it clicks into place.
5 Attach the appropriate double DIN trim
plate using the top 2 screw positions
of the climate control. (Figure C)
6 Reassemble the rest of the dash in
reverse order of disassembly.
FINAL WIRING CONNECTIONS
Make wiring connections using the EIA color code chart shown below and the instructions
included with the head unit. Metra recommends making connections shown below; Strip, Splice,
Solder, Tape. Isolate and individually tape off ends of any unused wires to prevent electrical short
circuit.
METRA / EIA WIRING CODE
12V Ignition / Acc. . . . . . . . . . Red
12V Batt / Memory. . . . . . . . . Yellow
Ground. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Black*
Power Antenna. . . . . . . . . . . . Blue
Amp Turn-On . . . . . . . . . . . . . Blue / White
Amp Ground. . . . . . . . . . . . . . Black / White
Illumination . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Orange
Dimmer . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Orange / White
Right Front (+) . . . . . . . . . . . . Gray
Right Front (-). . . . . . . . . . . . . Gray/ Black
Left Front (+) . . . . . . . . . . . . . White
Left Front (-). . . . . . . . . . . . . . White / Black
Right Rear (+) . . . . . . . . . . . . Violet
Right Rear (-) . . . . . . . . . . . . . Violet / Black
Left Rear (+) . . . . . . . . . . . . . Green
Left Rear (-) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Green / Black
*NOTE: When a Black wire is not present, ground radio to vehicle chassis. All colors may not be
present on all leads due to manufacturer’s specifications.
Enjoy your newly installed radio!
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95-5818 INSTRUCTIONS
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REV. 06/08/10 © COPYRIGHT 2009-10 METRA ELECTRONICS CORPORATION INST95-5818