Just bought Excursion, DVD went out - Ford Powerstroke Diesel Forum
99-03 Ford Excursion Forum This forum is for topics relating to the Ford Excursion only.

Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
post #1 of 11 Old 10-07-2010, 03:09 PM Thread Starter
Powerstroke.org Rookie
 
Join Date: Oct 2010
Posts: 1
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
Just bought Excursion, DVD went out

My DVD player died after only having the truck for 3 weeks. I tried to replace it with one from an Expedition, but it uses a different wiring plug, even though the drive itself fits. I checked eBay, no excursion DVD players. Anyone have a source for them? I thought about splicing my own harness, but it seems they may use some special protocols for communication with the factory CD-6 head unit. I have the part number from the old DVD drive, but a google search yields no results.
Andrew
microsuck is offline  
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
post #2 of 11 Old 10-11-2010, 05:47 AM
Compression Ignition Addict
 
bamaboy473's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2006
Location: Orange Beach, AL
Posts: 275
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
Andrew, The Ex I bought has a 6-disc player and I might be selling it. Send a photo of your connection plug and I'll compare it to what I have. Romeo Sierra Pablo Igloo Charlie Kilo Egg Roger (add these three letters) ing at gulftel dot com

bamaboy473
2000 F350 7.3 PSD
6" suspension lift
4" cat-back exhaust
air filter mod
20" wheels
bamaboy473 is offline  
post #3 of 11 Old 10-14-2010, 05:21 PM
Powerstroke.org Rookie
 
Join Date: Oct 2010
Location: benson,az
Posts: 22
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
hey man my dvd took a dump on me too. i was told by ford to take it to the specialists it is an audio stereo store and they have a repair department and i guess they can fix em. i havnt token it there yet but that is what they told me. i plan on getting it fixed when i have the funds.
DieselPowerGary is offline  
post #4 of 11 Old 10-14-2010, 07:01 PM
Compression Ignition Addict
 
bamaboy473's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2006
Location: Orange Beach, AL
Posts: 275
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
Good for you. I'll put it back into the truck and use it, then.

bamaboy473
2000 F350 7.3 PSD
6" suspension lift
4" cat-back exhaust
air filter mod
20" wheels
bamaboy473 is offline  
post #5 of 11 Old 10-14-2010, 07:11 PM
Powerstroke.org Rookie
 
Join Date: Oct 2010
Location: benson,az
Posts: 22
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
well bamaboy if i can get one that works from you for cheaper than i can fix mine i would buy urs. i just need to take mine in and c what it would cost to fix it or if its even fixable. i didnt mean to rock the boat if thats what i did.
DieselPowerGary is offline  
post #6 of 11 Old 10-14-2010, 07:17 PM
Compression Ignition Addict
 
bamaboy473's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2006
Location: Orange Beach, AL
Posts: 275
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
You didn't rock my boat at all, Gary. I just never use the DVD or CD players in any of the cars or trucks that I buy, so they just sit there and gather dust.

When I sell the truck, the player might add $100 to the value. If you can get yours fixed cheaper, that's good. If you want to try mine, that's fine too.

bamaboy473
2000 F350 7.3 PSD
6" suspension lift
4" cat-back exhaust
air filter mod
20" wheels
bamaboy473 is offline  
post #7 of 11 Old 10-15-2010, 08:00 PM
Compression Ignition Addict
 
BraveHeartCalif's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2009
Posts: 188
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
get a better one on ebay that has more formats with video games

2003 4x4 7.3 Excursion
JW Valve Body
Parker/Racor Bypass Filter 3-micron
Parker Marine Outboard Fuel Filter Water Separator
V Code & B Code Leaf Spring upgrade
Dual Bilstein Custom valved Front Shocks - Rear singles
4" ICON Front Shackle w/ Rear Blocks
ICON Front Pan Handle Bar
PHP CHIP-80 DD, 120 Racer, 120 Smoke, Whisper, 1200 High Idle
CCV Mod
Tymar Intake
Wicked Wheel
A self modified Riff Raff FRX w/ 900 PSI inner titanumum hose and SS outer braid. Temp rated 500 degree

To view links or images in signatures your post count must be 10 or greater. You currently have 0 posts.
BraveHeartCalif is offline  
post #8 of 11 Old 10-17-2010, 04:58 PM
Powerstroke.org Rookie
 
Join Date: Oct 2010
Location: benson,az
Posts: 22
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
sounds good bamaboy. what would u sell urs to me for?
DieselPowerGary is offline  
post #9 of 11 Old 10-27-2010, 01:23 PM
Compression Ignition Addict
 
STANGMAN893's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2009
Location: NEW WINDSOR
Posts: 710
Thanks: 0
Thanked 2 Times in 2 Posts
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
United radio in Syracuse NY does our repairs for the dealer and do public repairs.


To view links or images in signatures your post count must be 10 or greater. You currently have 0 posts.
STANGMAN893 is offline  
post #10 of 11 Old 12-19-2010, 02:43 PM
Powerstroke.org Rookie
 
Join Date: Dec 2010
Posts: 14
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
Just bought an Excursion yesterday and the DVD player is some giant aftermarket POS. What is a decent brand that wont break the bank? My kids are bummin. Plus it doesnt appear to be mounted the right way, it looks like its trying to pull the headliner down. Any help would be great!

2000 Excursion PSD 4x4, 2007 Ram Cummins 5.9 with the goods, 1970 Bronco with all the goods (my baby)
Crude dude is offline  
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
Reply

Quick Reply
Message:
Options

Register Now



In order to be able to post messages on the Ford Powerstroke Diesel Forum forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.

User Name:
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.

Password:


Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.

Email Address:
OR

Log-in









Human Verification

In order to verify that you are a human and not a spam bot, please enter the answer into the following box below based on the instructions contained in the graphic.



Thread Tools
Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
Email this Page Email this Page
Display Modes
Linear Mode Linear Mode



Posting Rules  
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

 
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome