2014 GT Shaker Radio Died - The Mustang Source - Ford Mustang Forums

2010-2014 Mustang News on the Previous Generation Mustang

2014 GT Shaker Radio Died

Old 10/12/18, 05:31 PM
Bullitt Member
Thread Starter
Petunia's Avatar
Join Date: April 18, 2012
Location: New Jersey
Posts: 320
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Unhappy 2014 GT Shaker Radio Died

Need your advice!

So the past few months, my radio/speakers have been shorting out - every other day it makes this loud noise and the radio stops working. The next day or so, the radio turns back on again. Finally a few weeks ago, the radio completely stopped working. The clock, compass, temperature still appear on display and sync still connects to my phone, but there is no audio and cannot turn radio/cd/sirius on at all. Power windows, heated seats, A/C etc all still function normally.

I took it to the dealer today, and they told me they cannot fix it - needs to be replaced - quoted me $695! It's definitely no longer under warranty - I'm at 4 years/50k miles now.

Is it correct for me to assume they checked the fuses? Should I check one more time before getting a new stereo system?

Any suggestions for the replacement stereo, preferably touch screen with bluetooth?

Also, my aftermarket remote start stopped working. Is this related somehow?

Thanks in advance for your help.
Petunia is offline  
Old 10/12/18, 07:40 PM
Cobra Member
TheReaper's Avatar
Join Date: August 27, 2007
Location: Southern Al
Posts: 1,488
Thanked 25 Times in 21 Posts
See if the dealer can get you a re-manufactured unit, if not go with after market or pay the $695 if you want the stock look. I'm sure Pioneer, Kenwood, and Clarion make good replacements.

Touchscreen Radios at Crutchfield.com

Last edited by TheReaper; 10/12/18 at 07:50 PM.
TheReaper is offline  
Old 10/13/18, 08:16 AM
Join Date: July 29, 2018
Posts: 2
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Check ebay for 2014 Mustang Shaker radio. That's the way I went when I wanted to put my F150 back to stock.
kjones5452 is offline  
Old 10/13/18, 11:45 AM
Bullitt Member
Thread Starter
Petunia's Avatar
Join Date: April 18, 2012
Location: New Jersey
Posts: 320
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Thanks. I think I found one on eBay.


Did you do the install yourself?
Petunia is offline  
Related Topics
Thread Starter
Last Post
2015 - 2020
4/25/16 12:45 PM
Warranty and Service Issues
11/1/14 12:09 PM
05-09 Interior and Audio Mods
3/1/07 08:17 AM
2005-2009 Mustang
4/11/05 10:33 AM
Off-Topic Chatter
9/21/04 07:58 PM

Thread Tools
Search this Thread
Quick Reply: 2014 GT Shaker Radio Died

Featured Sponsors

Contact Us Archive Advertising Cookie Policy Privacy Statement Terms of Service

© 2019 MH Sub I, LLC dba Internet Brands

We are a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for us to earn fees by linking to Amazon.com and affiliated sites.