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post #1 of 40 Old 11-21-2014, 08:30 PM Thread Starter
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Installed a JBL PRV-175 radio In P500

As the title says....I will mount the speakers and antenna tomorrow !!!!
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Very nice! Easy to do?
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Very nice! Easy to do?
It wasn't bad, but I have to admit, it was scary cutting that big hole in my dash !!!!
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Looks good thanks for sharing, post pix of speaker location and antenna when you get time. This unit is water proof too?

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Looks good thanks for sharing, post pix of speaker location and antenna when you get time. This unit is water proof too?

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It is a marine radio but they word it like this "Waterproof face resists rain and splashing, but not submersion"

I will post more pics when finished !!!!!
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Speakers are mounted !!!!

Going to wait on the antenna install,the radio seems to get good reception without it !!!!!...............we will see !
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Nice clean install! Does it sound pretty good?
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Speakers are mounted !!!!

Going to wait on the antenna install,the radio seems to get good reception without it !!!!!...............we will see !

Just an idea for an antenna if you need it would be to use a in fairing motorcycle antenna. Antenna is a small box mounted inside fairing with double face tape. No ugly antennas sticking out of machine to get ripped off by branches etc.
I have used these with great results on bikes!
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Speakers are mounted !!!!

Going to wait on the antenna install,the radio seems to get good reception without it !!!!!...............we will see !
That speaker setup looks great to me, love it!
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Just an idea for an antenna if you need it would be to use a in fairing motorcycle antenna. Antenna is a small box mounted inside fairing with double face tape. No ugly antennas sticking out of machine to get ripped off by branches etc.
I have used these with great results on bikes!
Thanks for the idea...............good info!!!
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