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  1. Factory amp

    Electronics and ICE (9G)
    Greetings my fellow Civers. Bought a kenwood Dmx 7117 head unit. Question is, can I fit it with the connects 2 install kit as it says it cannot be used if the system is amplified. I do have an amp and sub. Car is 2014 se plus. Any work around? Cheers, tia
  2. Electrics Type S GT-T Sat Nav / Stereo upgrade

    Electronics (8G)
    Hi guys New to the forum here and wanted to get some help with upgrading the factory fitted Sat Nav & Stereo in my 2011 Type S GT-T I would like to replace the outdated system with a newer after market stereo with Android mirroring etc and also fit a reversing camera if possible The stereo is...
  3. No sound after new stereo with CarPlay install?

    Electronics and ICE (9G)
    Hey everyone, I'm losing hope on this one. I have a 2013 Honda Civic Automatic. It had a multimedia system built in but felt dated and I'd hoped to install a CarPlay unit. I took the car to a professional and they installed the new HU, harness and custom wires I'd bought online. The rear view...
  4. AUX in Best Bluetooth Option

    Ipods, MP3 Players and ICE (8G)
    Looking for a Simple but Decent Bluetooth option. Could be built in or one of the FM Transmitter styles. Whats everyone using? :confused:
  5. a little help for a newcomer please :)

    General Discussion (9G)
    Hey! I'm an owner of a MK9 civic ES 2013 1.6 IDtec and I have a few questions regarding the stereo and a few other bits... Right now I have the standard headunit that came with the car from the factory and I'm contemplating upgrading it to the navigation version. I have seen second hand ones...
  6. Technical New owner - Does my car have an audio fault?

    Ipods, MP3 Players and ICE (8G)
    Hi Guys, Last week I picked up an 08 Type S GT, and overall I'm pretty smitten. However, after the past few days I've noticed something isn't right with the car's audio output, the mid-ranges are extremeley distorted and on some songs it's almost intolerable. When the trebble and bass are...
  7. Infotainment System

    9G Type R
    By the looks of things, the info/entertainment system in the CTR GT looks android based- has anyone tried installing apps like google maps, Spotify etc on it? I've literally just got the car and still figuring out how to use the thing, but has anybody tried this?
  8. Upgrades Better Sound from Manufacturers standard stereo fit?

    Ipods, MP3 Players and ICE (8G)
    I have a Honda Civic (2006, Mk8) which probably has the worst sound system I’ve experienced in a car!! I have the standard manufacturer fitted stereo unit and speakers and the sound that comes out of the speakers is bad, there is next to no bass and the quality of the sound is terrible...
  9. AUX in do i need to get it installed?

    Ipods, MP3 Players and ICE (8G)
    Hello everyone, New to the forum as i have bought honda civic ctdi 2.2 diesel 2009 just a month ago. On stereo i can see the button for cd/aux but could not find the aux adapter or usb to plug my ipod. Checked glove box and all other possible places but no luck, dont they include the port if...
  10. AUX in Bluetooth streaming + tracks listed on display + Steering wheel controls

    Electronics and ICE (9G)
    Hi there, Got a 2007 civic 2.2 EX. As far as i understand the built in bluetooth doesn't support A2DP (needed for music streaming). So i'm trying to find the tidyest solution that gives the most functionality. I want to: * Stream music/audio from a phone over bluetooth * Control next track...
  11. Upgrades Upgrade over time Head Unit or Pseakers first.

    Ipods, MP3 Players and ICE (8G)
    Hi all, first proper post and my main aim is to improve the sound in my car. Eventually I want to end up with a replacement head unit and replacing all 4 speakers with reasonable 3 way speakers to get a little bass but nothing crazy. Before we start I have read lots, so know about getting...
  12. Upgrades Help, What are my upgrade options please

    Ipods, MP3 Players and ICE (8G)
    Hi all. Im a recently new owner of a 2011 type s gt :). As many people say, the stock stereo is lacking. Now i would like to do a full upgrade of everything but i dont know my options. Ideally i would like to keep the display as ive heard you lose it if you change the head unit. Is it...
  13. Electrics Remove radio and satnav help

    Electronics (8G)
    Good evening all, Following my previous post on my knackered radio http://www.civinfo.com/forum/electronics/50187-freezing-weather-damaging-sat-nav-radio-screen.html I had a 'fixed price' quote from holdcroft honda of £300 (250+ VAT) to send the system to Alpine for repair. Thinking savvy, I...
  14. Other Stereo : Overheating and randomly "seeking" on CD / Radio

    Electronics (8G)
    The seek button will toggle your cd up / down a track or toggle the radio up / down frequency. I started a new job in June, 80 miles driving per day with the CD blaring at 20. The car is a 56 plate, so its about 50 months old. I've noticed over the last couple of weeks that the plastic...
  15. Head Unit 2-DIN Right Hand Drive Faceplate

    Ipods, MP3 Players and ICE (8G)
    Hey I have been reading this forum for a while and this is my first post. For all of you having problems like I did finding the stereo faceplacte for a RHD Honda Civic 2006>. The Honda parts department in Hertfordshire supply it for £104 inc VAT. Just thought I should let you all know...
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