Car Audio : Cars & Vehicles
Changing out the stereo in your car used to be an arduous task, with lots of wire probing and testing until you got everything connected correctly. Now, aftermarket vehicle-specific wiring harnesses and dash kits make installing a new deck in your car even easier. In this case, the project vehicle i
The radio in a 2006 Chevy Impala mounts in the center of the dash for easy access by the driver and front passenger. Many people decide to upgrade their radio after purchasing the Impala. Others who have a malfunction in the radio face replacing it under less desirable circumstances. Most auto-sound
AUX, which is a short form of the word "auxiliary," is a setting used on a variety of electronics, including Kenwood stereos. Using the AUX setting is useful for plugging in MP3 players and other sound devices when listening to music on an automobile's speakers is desired.
The Acura RSX replaced the Integra and was offered as an entry-level, two-door sport hatchback from 2002 to 2006. During its four year lifespan, the RSX was available in two models: base and Type-S. The 2002 year base model produced 160 horsepower while the Type-S generated 200 horsepower. Opening t
Hooking up an automobile's amplifier and capacitor can be done in fewer than 30 minutes. A capacitor stores power for the amplifier so that during heavy power consumption the stereo will not drain the car's battery. Capacitors are usually used only when adding high-powered subwoofers to an audio ins
The radio (head unit) on a Subaru Outback Legacy is mounted in the dash just above the center console. If your factory-equipped radio is broken, you may wish to replace it. In addition, aftermarket companies offer direct-fit replacement head units for better sound quality or so you can play an MP3 p
The Mitsubishi Eclipse is available with several factory radio configurations, including the popular Rockford Fosgate stereo and the base-model Mitsubishi stereo. Whichever radio your Eclipse has, the process of removing it is the same for all third-generation models (2006 to 2010). The Eclipse radi
Smart keys used with Toyota vehicles are electronic devices that allow car owners to unlock, lock and start vehicles without the need of a standard key and key-entry process. The keys emit a radio frequency that is picked up by a vehicle antenna. When the vehicle senses the device is in...
The Pioneer DEH-P3600 is a midrange offering in Pioneer's popular DEH car stereo lineup. The DEH-P3600 provides the standard 50 watts of power to four speakers, with features such as a 3-band parametric equalizer with four presets and independent front and rear control of the bass and treble. The st
A car represents a financial investment of thousands of dollars. To protect this investment from theft or vandalism, car alarms and security systems are installed either at the time of purchase or as an aftermarket product. Python car alarm systems address the concerns of car owners by incorporating
Citroen C5 Car DVD radio features built-in USB/SD port. The Citroen C5 is a small vehicle made by French automaker Citroen. The factory made very little modification since the Citroen C5 launched onto the market. But it still gives us a fresh look and appeals to us.
USB is the main cause why chances are you'll buy this in sprint receiver, and works it nicely, with a couple of faults. In case you are utilizing a 8Gb drive with over one thousand ...
Long ago, there was a time before the iPod where you could only listen to your music in your car from the radio, a CD and even - the cassette! Since then, times have luckily moved on. We now can listen to our entire music collection from a small but handy device - the Mp3 player, which can be attach
The armrests in the 1994 GMC Sierra are attached to the door panel. However, the armrests are not permanently attached to the panel. They can be detached when you want to replace them or when you want to remove the door panel from the Sierra. The procedure for removing the armrest in the Sierra is t
A vehicle set-up is a overall straightforward operation that you can most likely do yourself without problems. But, a few automobile types must have particular tools to detach or position car stereos, so be certain that you are aware of what you must have before you commence a set-up.
We've seen the FM radio, the tape player, the CD player and now - the Digital media player. New for 2010 is the Digital media player which plays solely your digital media - meaning there's no need for CDs any longer as it includes an Mp3/iPod dock instead of a CD player.
A car alarm is a practical invention that helps protect your car from theft. But, as useful as an alarm can be, there are common situations when you'll need to disable the system. Viper is one popular car alarm maker. The manufacturer offers more than one method for disabling the alarm.
The effects of the weather and our own driving habits will eventually put strain as well as signs of wear and tear on our auto parts. Faulty or improper auto parts can directly affect the performance of the vehicle and sometimes it may also lead to unrecoverable damages.