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New Head Unit

Discussion in 'Audio & Video' started by MowTaco, Sep 12, 2009.

  1. MowTaco

    MowTaco [OP] Well-Known Member

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    I just picked up my new JVC head unit today. It's a JVC KD-R200. I picked it, a wiring kit, and the mounting kit for a little under $70. (I got a buddy at Best Buy, employee discount :D). It's bottom of the line, but I really just wanted the AUX port for my Ipod. I hate the stupid FM transmitters. My next project is trying to cram a sub into the back without sacrificing seats.
     
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    Congrats......

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    bboynowee Well-Known Member

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    Congrats!
     
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    does it sound better than the stock hu?
     
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    Colton Reagan/Bush '84

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    X4. Pics!
     
  6. MowTaco

    MowTaco [OP] Well-Known Member

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    Keep your pants on, it's not installed yet! :D I'll take pics once it's in, but it probably will be next weekend. Also on the sub, I'm looking at getting a powered Bazooka tube sub. Anyone have one?
     
  7. TightShirts

    TightShirts The StormTrooper

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    you should get the one that looks like a NOS bottle... that would be gangster! :p j/k

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    I have the 10" its sitting in between the rear seats so people can fit back there. it fits perfectly between the back wall and the center console. however, i can't really open my center console now.. oh well haha i can crack it enough to put trash in it.
    having it against the rear wall lets the sub fire off the wall, producing good bass.
     
  9. MowTaco

    MowTaco [OP] Well-Known Member

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    Finally got it in

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    All for $80 bucks installed. Yes it does sound better than the stock one. Better bass from the stock speakers, but I still want a bazooka!
     
  10. MowTaco

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    Fabtech 3" Spindles, 2" Beefed Shackles, Front light bar with 4 7" HIDs mounted, Magnaflow Exhaust, and "Taco" Badges
    It was easy once I quit trying to put it in the wrong hole
     
  11. elevin

    elevin Habitual line-stepper

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    That's a helluva good deal, and looks good too! I just had a Kenwood Excellon malfunction on me, still under warrantee...I replaced w/ a nice JVC and like it a lot!
     
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    It looks like the color probably goes good with our dash lights too. Nice job.
     
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