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The cd player on my 2005 chevrolet Silverado truck will not accept the cd's they go in very tightly and I have to use twizzers pull them out. The unit is a combination cd, radio and cassette.  I understand there are units that can play flash drives but I am not a tech savvy at all so I wouldn't know what to get. (My son usually bales me out).  I have been "googling" the problem and found out this is common on this make and model.  Any suggestions and THANK :YOU in advance!!!!

Yes this is a normal problem on this head units the rubber rollers inside get old and weak
but you found this information googling
the radio can't play a flash drive  you can add an iPhone iPod interface or mp3 input
you will need the interface or auxiliary audio adapter

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Ernesto R


Please year and model of the vehicle, I need all the details, I'm a car electronics installer with 24 years of experience. I'am very familiar with installations of in-dash head units,factory head units, factory car audio, hands-free phone kits, auxiliary audio inputs and iPod iPhone interface integration bluetooth and Car Alarms tracking devices security systems remote start If you need any help with your factory stereo, or how to add auxiliary audio or listen to your iPod IPhone android in your vehicle I currently have a MECP Master Installation Technician certification. My answers are based on my experience in vehicles and my knowledge of automotive electronics I don't put much emphasis on brand names; you won't often find me putting down a brand or pushing one on, dont send me a list of what brands i like better sorry i can not help you with vehicles that are not in the u.s.a also video and security


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