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Show off those aftermarket stereo systems!

Discussion in 'Audio & Video' started by ToyotaKTMracing, Mar 10, 2012.

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Which stereo do you have?

  1. Alpine

    159 vote(s)
    15.0%
  2. JVC

    78 vote(s)
    7.3%
  3. Eclipse

    17 vote(s)
    1.6%
  4. Kenwood

    211 vote(s)
    19.8%
  5. Sony

    56 vote(s)
    5.3%
  6. Pioneer

    462 vote(s)
    43.5%
  7. Jensen

    4 vote(s)
    0.4%
  8. Other. Specify in thread

    76 vote(s)
    7.1%
  1. Jul 7, 2013 at 3:11 PM
    #701
    maytagworker

    maytagworker Well-Known Member

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    heres mine
     
  2. Jul 7, 2013 at 3:31 PM
    #702
    replica9000

    replica9000 Ich bin Offiziersbursche!

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    Good question. I would like to angle mine so it's easier to see in the sun.
     
  3. Jul 7, 2013 at 5:07 PM
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    Voodoochild 2k9

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    Undercover SE; DD Pioneer Radio
    Ha ha METAR is an aviation weather report.
     
  4. Jul 7, 2013 at 5:09 PM
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    RockyMtnTRD

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    Got a link for a writeup on this?
     
  5. Jul 7, 2013 at 6:54 PM
    #705
    Voodoochild 2k9

    Voodoochild 2k9 Well-Known Member

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    I just can't stand having buttons that don't work. I was super nervous installing my PAC-SWI kit cuz you have to tap into factory wires. But it worked and I got the unit pretty cheap off ebay. Next project when I get the time will be to connect the factory USB/aux port to the aftermarket HU.
     
  6. Jul 7, 2013 at 7:10 PM
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    Voodoochild 2k9

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    That's surprising...glare can get awful on mine.
     
  7. Jul 10, 2013 at 12:05 PM
    #707
    TheUltimateTaco

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    What radio is that?
     
  8. Jul 11, 2013 at 10:00 AM
    #708
    TheUltimateTaco

    TheUltimateTaco Well-Known Member

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    New to radios for tacomas, what kind of deck do I need for a double DIN pioneer avh-x1500dvd
     
  9. Jul 12, 2013 at 11:11 AM
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    blitton08

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    Hey guys I don't know much about stereos but I found a place that will give me a new pioneer radio with installation for $329. Plus $65 for the frame around it. What do y'all think about this deal?
     
  10. Jul 12, 2013 at 1:43 PM
    #710
    Agro

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    Just swapping the headunit out is so simple. the Metra kit from crutchfield is like $29 and comes with the headunit if you buy it. the wiring harness, antenna adapter, etc. all included. They even include step-by-step instructions to walk you through it and free telephone support. seriously, just doing a headunit swap keeping stock speakers and all that jazz is E Z. I recommend you do it.

    If you can change your oil you can install the headunit.

    Now wiring up the rest of the car for aftermarket speakers, brackets, amplifier, sub box, etc. isnt hard, but it does require a bit more thinking, and there nos no step-by-step as each install is unique.

    ALL IMHO, my $0.02
     
  11. Jul 12, 2013 at 2:13 PM
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    blitton08

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    Thank you, i'll deffinately take what you just said into consideration!
     
  12. Jul 17, 2013 at 3:47 PM
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    killianeric

    killianeric I post stuff for my brother

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    Bass, lots and lots of bass
    HID's, crazy stereo
    Close up of the amps mounted on the back wall
    [​IMG]
     
  13. Jul 18, 2013 at 9:46 PM
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    RockyMtnTRD

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    Really wish I could fork out about $3000 for a nice sound system, hate listening to the stock shit rattle all the time! :jellydance: of you all
     
  14. Jul 18, 2013 at 9:58 PM
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    killianeric

    killianeric I post stuff for my brother

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    That'll only buy you the amps out of my brothers truck..:eek: lol
     
  15. Jul 18, 2013 at 10:03 PM
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    RockyMtnTRD

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    Holy bajeezus
     
  16. Jul 18, 2013 at 10:05 PM
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    killianeric

    killianeric I post stuff for my brother

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    Its well worth it though! The truck sounds absolutely amazing, no matter what music you listen to
     
  17. Jul 18, 2013 at 10:09 PM
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    RockyMtnTRD

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    Dude $3,000 for a couple amps? I'm sorry but that just can't be worth it haha
     
  18. Jul 18, 2013 at 10:09 PM
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    T4C0CH40S

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  19. Jul 18, 2013 at 10:16 PM
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    killianeric

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    There is three. If you were to hear the system you would be amazed. You get what you pay for.
     
  20. Jul 20, 2013 at 9:31 AM
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    CrAiG

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    im running a google nexus 7.. i have a little more on the install on my build thread but, i really need to do a write up for you guys and gals..
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