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Playing my Nano On my Tacoma!

Discussion in 'Audio & Video' started by bboynowee, Jul 14, 2009.

  1. Jul 14, 2009 at 9:33 AM
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    bboynowee

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    ok so I bought a I-Pod nano but not sure what device to buy so I can play it on my Tacoma....I heard bad reviews on the transmitter device that goes through an fm station...but I heard great reviews on the device that goes connected to the auxilary port on your car...but my problem is I cant find an auxilary port on my Tacoma!!:eek:

    any advice on what I can do or buy?:confused:
     
  2. Jul 14, 2009 at 10:03 AM
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  5. Jul 14, 2009 at 10:33 AM
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    Ive got the belkin fm transmitter. Its a little more expensive than most of them, but it works great. Just gotta find the right station.
     
  6. Jul 14, 2009 at 10:34 AM
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    usctacoma

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  7. Jul 14, 2009 at 10:36 AM
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    It's on the back of the unit. You'll see where it goes. It'll be CD1 & you get to it by pushing disc button to toggle between CD & CD1
     
  8. Jul 14, 2009 at 10:45 AM
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    I had the same problem. My RF transmitter (Monster FM) worked great in my Tundra but like hell in my Tacoma. I weighed all the options of buying new transmitter adding the PAC modules and a few others. What I decided was best for me was to go Headunit upgrade.

    I purchased the Pioneer DEH-P3100ub at Best Buy and the Scoshe dash kit, totalling approx. $235.00 (I know they can be had for cheaper). Besides being able to use MP3/Ipod the sound quality is ten times better.
     
  9. Jul 14, 2009 at 10:58 AM
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    You mean on the back of the stock stereo?:confused:
     
  10. Jul 14, 2009 at 11:00 AM
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    Yeah I'm staring to head in that direction...
     
  11. Jul 14, 2009 at 11:05 AM
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    Get a Metra iPod adapter. I think it's part PA15-TOY. Like $40.
     
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    I have an Metra Ipod adapter I can sell you for $20. PM me if you are interested.
     
  14. Jul 14, 2009 at 12:44 PM
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    Jump on that deal, man. I have a metra and it's awesome. Totally worth $20.

    You can hook up your iPod (it charges the iPod while connected, too) and you can hook up another Aux port. It's great.
     
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    This is the one I have too. Well worth it.
     
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    Use the search button....lots of discussions on this already.

    FM transmittors suck

    Direct hookups are the best. They hook up to your CD port in the back of the stereo. Easy install.

    I have an ipod2car unit (PXDP).
     
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