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  1. Upgrade for Alpine IVA-W505

    System Design: Help Me Choose Equipment For My Car
    Hello all, this is my first time ever posting here so I apologize if this isn't the right section. I have an old alpine iva-w505 on my LandCruiser and wanted to know if there is any simple upgrade for the head unit that doesn't require me to rewire anything. I want Bluetooth functions and just...
  2. FS: Alpine CDA-9825

    Car Audio Classifieds
    Bought this Open Box at Circuit City many years ago. It gave me numerous years of great service, but time to let it go. Powered up when I last uninstalled it a few years ago and should be fine due to Alpine quality, but sold AS IS. $50 shipped OBO. Included are a couple wiring harnesses, wiring...
  3. Alpine PXA-H100 related .

    Technical & Advanced Car Audio Discussion
    HU ; Alpine IDA x100 Amp ; Agako Reference 4channel Speaker ; 2 way Boston SC series Woofer ; Infinity 1252 12' Hi , I just bought used pxah100 kit . just wondering currently I'm running 2-way passive . PXA H100 has 2 rca out for front , 2 rca out for rear and 2 rca out for sub . im not sure...
  4. MRP-F550 Dead Channel HELP!

    Technical & Advanced Car Audio Discussion
    Hey guys, so when setting the gain on my alpine mrp-f550 I noticed there is no voltage coming from channel two. Channels 1,3,4 are good. I checked the two 39a fuses and they’re good, I replaced them all the same and I also checked the inputs and switched them around and still can’t get it to...
  5. Looking for a little help!

    General Car Audio Discussion
    Hi, thanks for the add. I am working on a small project in my 2015 Silverado (non-Bose). I am keeping the factory head unit. I have replaced the door speakers infinity reference 6.5” speakers along with a kicker SSICRE14, as well as 2 3/4 in dash Memphis speakers. was looking to get a little...
  6. Alpine HDMI out to toslink?

    Technical & Advanced Car Audio Discussion
    I've been trying for my last couple of vehicles to get a head unit running digital out to a processor and it seems when it's time for me to put in a system, I've always just missed the availability of a stereo with toslink output. I found the Clarion VX807 listed as in stock, but the vendor...
  7. Alpine CDE-122 MP3 "Unsupported" Issue

    Technical & Advanced Car Audio Discussion
    Hi folks. My Alpine CDE-122 car stereo is giving me a headache with some MP3 files that are "Unsupported" (actually, "Unsupport"). I have no clue why. If I have to redo the MP3's, I can, using ffmpeg, but I need to know what the problem is first. Anybody know why this is happening? Anybody...
  8. Pleading for some help - dsr1, JL audio HD amps, alpine shallow mounts

    Technical & Advanced Car Audio Discussion
    Hello everyone. As you can see this is my first post - just signed up this afternoon as I am in desperate search for some help. Any and all input is greatly appreciated. My sig shows the equipment that I am running. I am 99% sure my wiring is good - 4 gauge ofc to each amp (2 runs, yes 1 1/0...
  9. Alpine 3545

    Car Audio Classifieds
    Product Brand & Model: Alpine 3545 Condition of all items: Used, Excellent Total Price: : $700 Shipping Terms: : Buyer pays shipping Pictures: - Unless you are a Upgraded member, or your last 10 iTrader feedbacks are positive, you must post a picture of the exact item you are...
  10. Amp suggestion

    System Design: Help Me Choose Equipment For My Car
    Looking for an amp suggestion to finish off build. Here is what I have at the moment: Alpine PDX-V9 will run 3" + 6.5" and subs Focal PS165F3 (Flax) w/tweeters and 3" mids in A pillars, 6.6" in doors w/fast rings JBL GTO (can't remember model)or Hertz ESK165 comps in rear doors (I have both sets...
  11. iLX-W650

    General Car Audio Discussion
    I noticed that Alpine released a few new head units at CES this year. The one that caught my eye is the iLX-W650 - it's a 2-DIN shallow (2.4" deep) unit. It'd be almost perfect for my car with some custom fabrication of the bezel. Feature wise, it seems to check the right boxes for me. It...
  12. Decent sq duty sub amplifier

    System Design: Help Me Choose Equipment For My Car
    Thinking about an Alpine PDX M6 or 1.600, something of 500-600w @4 ohm, compact and in the budget. It's good choice? Alternative?
  13. Hi

    New Member Introduction
    Hi everyone, I'm new to custom audio setups, but I have a very basic understanding of electronics. I've made a few electronics projects, but not much with audio systems. Currently I'm working on turning my Alpine Car headunit into a portable home sound system. I have 2 head units, CDA-9807...
  14. Focal or Morel or Alpine

    Build Logs & Project Install Gallery
    Hello I want to improve the audio quality in my car, diferent stores are offering to me different brand of components. I want the best audio quality, what model do you think is better? The option of speakers are: -Morel Tempo ultra 602 -Focal 165Kr -Alpine R-S65C My Car: Mercedes*GL 450...
  15. FS: Alpine PDR-V75 5 Channel Amp

    Car Audio Classifieds
    Product Brand & Model: Alpine PDR-V75 5 Channel Amp 118W Birth Sheet This is a post "issue" amp. At one time these amps were recalled due to a fire hazard. I do not recall the exact part that was an issue but this was sent to me as a replacement due to the issue. Includes Box, Birth Sheet &...
  16. Alpine 5700 DAT - uncoding - code lock - unlocking

    Old School Car Audio Discussion
    Hi, this is my first posting on this site. I am from Germany and have bought a 1988 MB 300E last year. When checking the details of the car I got aware that there are pretty nice components in it - most of them have been installed 30 years ago but still work. All Alpine and Infinity parts. I am...
  17. FS: Alpine/miniDSP

    Car Audio Classifieds
    Product Brand & Model: 1) Alpine MRD-M1005 2) miniDSP C-DSP 6x8 Condition of all items: 1) 9.5/10 2) 10/10 Total Price: : 1) $200 shipped 2) $250 shipped Shipping Terms: : included in conus Pictures: - Unless you are a Upgraded member, or your last 10 iTrader feedbacks are positive...
  18. Alpine stacked amps - PDX F4, PDX M6. $425

    One 4 channel and one mono channel amp that stack to save space.
  19. Alpine Head Unit Instal

    General Car Audio Discussion
    I am installing my Alpine head unit today and have a few quick questions. - 2003 Dodge Ram - Head unit only, no Amp (yeah, I know) - Metra Harness has yellow (constant) with 15 amp fuse, red (switched), black (ground) 1) Is there any reason i need to connect the HU directly to the battery (I...
  20. Crossover design

    Technical & Advanced Car Audio Discussion
    Hello I have Alpine DDL - R170S components but I lost the crossover :bigcry: Found this on a Japanese site: Black Film Capacitor BENNIC XPP AC 250V 1.0uF is a polypropylene condenser. The adjacent blue 185 is a 1.8 uF metallized polypropylene capacitor. They are connected in parallel to...