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|01-16-2008, 06:52 AM||eBay Motors #1 (permalink)|
Join Date: Nov 2007
Location: San Antonio, TEXAS
Does anyone have any good recommendations (personal experience) on a great aftermarket CD/DVD, motorized 7" display, XM, etc. stereo that works with the stock GM steering wheel control buttons?
Thanks in advance.
05' Silver Chevy Silverado 2500HD D/A
LS Crew Cab/SB/4X4 w/Custom Leather Interior
LLY, SuperChip Performance Tuner
MBRP SS 4" CAT Back Exhaust
Moto Metal Rims w/BFG 285/75R/16 T/A KOs
|01-16-2008, 10:00 AM||eBay Motors #2 (permalink)|
Join Date: Dec 2006
Location: Lubbock, TX
Before my Alpine was stolen I loved it. It was an in dash touch screen not a flip out. Looked and worked great, I know for sure that it works with Sirius sat. radio I think it may also work with XM or the stereo shop can get it to work for you. All you have to do to get the wheel controls to work is purchase a module that interfaces with them and the radio. Most good stereo shops will have them on hand and can hook them up for you. My Alpine was the IVA-W200 the current model is the IVA-W205. Alpine also has a high speed I-pod cable that is awesome.
05' Dmax LLY CC SB, 6in.Fabtech, 20x12 Fuel Krank's, 35in Trail Grapplers and some other stuff
2013 Denali Duramax "Stock for Now"
2003 Cummins SC LB
|01-16-2008, 11:00 AM||eBay Motors #3 (permalink)|
Join Date: Oct 2006
Location: Irwin PA
X2.....Ill second the alpine. If I ever wanted to remove my Bose system Id get a alpine. I had a niceone in my last truck and loved it.
IMO.... If you get one get insurance with it when you buy it. I got mine from Circuit City and had a warranty with it. I took it in and told them the cd's where skipping and the screen would cut out. So they installed a new laser and screen... Definatly worth the $100.00 extra..
With the buttons. I heard thee was a control unit you can get to have them work. IIRC its a little pricey.
2006 Silverado 2500HD LBZ CC SB
Exterior: Escalade Handles, Front windows tinted to match the rear, painted bumpers & mirrors, billet grille, 305/50/20 Cooper Zeons on BMF Novakanes Death Metal, Cognito Braces, Stainless Sleeves, Train Horns
Interior: 4 Kicker 10in Subs in 2 custom box's, Autometer Ultra lite II Pyro and Boost gauges, Aeroforce Interceptor Gauge, HID Lows & Fogs, Painted accents
Performance: EFI Live Tuned by Blackout Performance, Custom Blackout Performance S475 over stock twins, 45 over stock injectors, MBRP Turbo Back Stainless Exhaust (Straight piped), Raptor Lift Pump, AFE Filter, GMAX6 kit with Suncoast 1057 converter installed by Blackout Performance
1999 Ford F-550 PowerStroke ''Wrecker'' **Jerrdan bed, S&B Intake
|01-18-2008, 09:41 AM||eBay Motors #4 (permalink)|
Join Date: Aug 2007
Location: Southern California
I just purchased the pioneer AVIC-D3 for my wife's Xterra, she really likes it. I plan on buying one for my truck sometime this year. You can buy the XM tuner and the Bluetooth for it as well as a device from Soundgate.com that will allow you to keep your Onstar. I like the navigation features it has as well.
2007 GMC K3500 Classic LBZ/Allison, SRW, 4WD, Ext. cab,Sport Metalic Red, FS2500 bybass oil filter
Deep transmission pan/w Transynd
Cognito idler/pitman Arm Braces
EGR Blocked with Fingerstick
PCV Re-Routed, Fuel Filter Bleeder kit
MBRP 4" SS cat back exhaust
BD performance exhaust manifold
4Wheel Pop-Up Camper
AUX. input for my MP3 Player
|01-19-2008, 09:53 PM||eBay Motors #5 (permalink)|
Join Date: Apr 2007
Location: Central Illinois
well personally i like alpines alot......but for they dont look all that great.
When I had my DBI mustang comp car i used a panasonic head unit and i pulled very good with it.
and I have used panasonic since....I am still on the same one since I have had my truck and the last one i had lasted 3 years before i sold the truck. But i use the high end ones from them
|01-20-2008, 01:29 PM||eBay Motors #6 (permalink)|
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my choices would be either alpine or eclipse. i have a eclipse double din in my car and before that it was all alpine head units
03 GMC 2500HD LB7 4x4 CCSB | 285/75/16 Hankook DynaPro on PYO | 4" MBRP Cool Duals | PPE High Idle Switch | Efi Live | Recon Line of Fire and Ice | Recon Smoked LED 3rd Brake light | Brite Box Headlight mod High/Low and Fog Light | HID 6k H/L Fogs | PPE BIV | AD165 |Nictane CAT Adapter
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|04-15-2008, 09:46 AM||eBay Motors #7 (permalink)|
Join Date: Mar 2008
Location: Omaha, Ne
I sell clarion and i like them. I have not found a radio that would take the beating like clarion will. I have a clarion head unit in my truck with polk subs and speakers. never have had a problem with mine. right now i am thinking about buying a head unit like what u whant. If you need a price on a dvd playing head unit with built in 7 inch screen that fold out just pm me with your list and all give you a quote.
Four stroke diesel S.S.B.B. Suck Squeez Bang Blow
06 LBZ with 5 inch magnaflow exhaust,Bd exhaust manifold, Bully dog outlook, Fass 150, EFI by Rob, SC4 TC1056, transfer case brace, hid 8k on highs and lows
My iron is yellow
Current project-389 pete glider C-16 Stage 2.5 pdi injectors, stage 3 pdi cam, stage 1 tuning,stage 3 turbo, ending hp 850 to the ground!
Id rather be dead then CUMMINS RED!
|04-15-2008, 12:39 PM||eBay Motors #8 (permalink)|
I run Pioneer AVIC-D3 touch screen in my dash! GREAT Product and Consumer reports best out there! and you need to buy a separate part so that you can use your steering wheel controls... it was for me like another 70.00 or so
--SOLD 04.5 GMC 4x4--
HOG 4" SS w/6" SS Tip, AFE Stg. II &Turbo Inlet, EGR Block-Fingered, Res Plug, Fuel Shim, LP, TR Sleeves, QuadS2
Pioneer In Dash DVD/NAV, Boston S60 Internals, 10" JL W3 Sub, JL 500/1 Amp, 3 Pillar S/Comp. II's, 15% Tint, Viper 2 Way
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|06-02-2008, 06:37 PM||eBay Motors #9 (permalink)|
Join Date: Jun 2008
Location: S.F. Bay Area
I have a kenwood in mine and I love it but I would definitely recommend pioneer also.The d3/d4 or if you can afford it get the pioneer z3.The steering wheel control module I got is made by peripheral and was about $60.
05 Silverado Ext.Cab SB w/ TB Exhaust,Edge Juicew/attitude,Banks Intake&Intercooler,Airdog II,Camoclad exterior(advantage max4 hd),black grille,steps,and bumpers,lbz MP,Clifford 2-way remote start,a/v system,7" cognito lift+hd tie rods from Nick at Nor-cal Truck w/ 35" pro comp xtreme mud terrains on blacked out 20" kmc monsters
And much more to come .
TO DO LIST: 1.Tranny 2.Insight CTS or Guages 3.EFI LIVE