Project Tundra

2017 Toyota Tundra Limited Double Cab

Stereo Install

Phase 1 – Sound Deadening

I followed the template method suggested by CarAudioFabrication and the hole punch method suggested by SoundSkins. It took a great deal of searching, but I found a great 1-inch punch on Amazon.

General Tools 1271M Arch Punch, 1 Inch

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Phase 2 – Head Unit Install

Parts list

  • Pioneer AVIC-W8400NEX
  • iDatalink Maestro ADS-MRR
  • iDatalink HRN-RR-T02
  • iDatalink ACC-SAT-TO2
  • Metra 99-8252


  • Flash iDatalink Maestro
  • Solder bullet connectors
  • Run front camera
  • Run OBD plug
  • Run microphone
  • Run dash speaker wire
  • Run center channel speaker wire
  • Update Pioneer firmware

Parking brake bypass

  • A microbypass is not needed.
  • Connect long, light green wire to ground.
  • With head unit off, press and hold bottom left screen until “set on” is displayed. This places the head unit in bench test mode.

Phase 3 – Amplifier Install

Toyota Factory Amp Upgrade harness Item Number: 4438 – Techflex


PVC board

Phase 4 – Components Install

Sail Panels

  • SEM Satin Black
  • SEM Plastic Prep
  • SEM Plastic Adhesion Promoter
  • SEM Texture Coating

Phase 5 – Subwoofer Install

How to Videos

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