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Upgrading Radio Head Unit

I have a 2008 SLK 55 AMG, but i'm not happy with the radio/command unit in it. The technology is old. I want to put a nice aftermarket unit in there. But I can't find anything here to do that in the Detroit area. Any ideas out there?
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Search is your friend here. There's a lot of aftermarket work been done on the SLK's, and there are recommendations for fascia and the like. Too many to list.

I had a Kenwood 9980 in my SLK350, wonderful integration, but a bug filled unit. I didn't change the one in my SLK55, I decided that I would spend more time looking out of the windshield!

If you have a HK system it is a little more complicated, but, it can certainly be done.
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