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Question Can I swap factory radio for double din unit??

I have an '08 with factory REQ radio. I want to install a double din head unit. The radio opening measures apr. 3 3/4" high. I know i need 4". What has to be done or purchased to install a double din unit? Thanks in advance.
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there are spacer that you can find from radio stores that allow you to put in different size radios in. i would search for a conversion kit. from ebay or bestbuy, somewhere like that. hope that helps
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There are adapters to convert the dash to double din but they are not cheap. I made mine. You will also need conversion canbus cables to fit a new head unit.

https://www.jeepcommander.com/forums/...ad.php?t=17564

Here's a previous link with a couple of links to canbus adapters etc.

There is also a couple of pics of my install

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