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Maserati Apple CarPlay

2015 Maserati GranTurismo Sport – Apple CarPlay Installation This week at the shop: Maserati Apple CarPlay installation. You might assume this Italian exotic would be

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Alpine iLX-407 -back side of radio

Alpine iLX-407 Review

This week in the shop I received a couple of long awaited Alpine iLX-407’s. Actually, what I received were the i407-WRA Restyle kits for 2011

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Alpine iLX-W650 Review - Home screen pic

Alpine iLX-W650 Review

Alpine iLX-W650 – Tremendous value in a tiny package Update 7-1-19 – I do think the Alpine iLX-W650 is the best value Apple CarPlay and

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Sony XAV-AX200 Review

Sony XAV-AX200 Review

Sony XAV-AX200 expected to ship soon – in depth review coming soon My regular readers probably already know this, but I am a huge fan

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Alpine i209-WRA installed Jeep Wrangler at Sounds Incredible Mobile, Brookfield, CT.

Alpine i209-WRA Installed

Alpine i209-WRA installed with brake light reverse camera at Sounds Incredible Mobile At Sounds Incredible Mobile, in Brookfield, CT, we recently had a client bring

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Parrot RNB6 CES 2015

Parrot RNB6 Eighty-sixed

Parrot RNB6 Cancelled – Technology Nabbed by Automotive Manufacturers After months of anticipation and waiting, many consumers will be disappointed to learn that the Parrot RNB6

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JBL GX602 Review

JBL GX602 Review

Sweet!  Free set of JBL GX602 speakers to review – Wait, can I even sell these in my own shop? I really didn’t know what

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JL Audio CES 2015

JL Audio CES 2015

JL Audio reveals several new model amplifiers, powered subwoofers and hints at new processor at CES 2015 While attending CES 2015 I paid a visit to

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Alpine iLX-007 Review - Yeah, it's really that small

Alpine iLX-007 Review

It’s here – The Alpine iLX-007 CarPlay Stereo Check it out!  Today I received a couple Alpine iLX-007’s and I have to say I’m quite

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Alpine Headphones Review

Alpine Headphones Review

Alpine Headphones Review – Can you feel the music? Alpine’s PR department recently sent me a set of their new Alpine Headphones for review.  After

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Pioneer App Radio 4 features CarPlay, three 4 volt preouts, 13 band EQ and more.

AppRadio 4 vs AVH-4000NEX

Pioneer – AppRadio 4 vs AVH-4000NEX Estimated read time: 2 minutes 30 seconds.  Want to read later? Pioneer now has two double din head units

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Jeep Wrangler Stereo Upgrade Double Din Installed

Jeep Wrangler Stereo Upgrade

Thinking about a Jeep Wrangler stereo upgrade, but not quite sure where to start? Be sure to check out my other Jeep Wrangler stereo upgrade articles which

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I switched to Bluehost

Hello readers, Just a quick post to let you know I recently switched to Bluehost from Yahoo.  The site speed was atrocious and customer service

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Best Bluetooth Car Stereo

Looking for a single din Bluetooth car stereo? Estimated read time: 3 minutes 21 seconds.  Want to read later? Nearly every day in my own

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Album Art View iPod AVIC-5000NEX

AVIC-5000NEX Review

Pioneer AVIC-5000NEX Review by Car Stereo Chick Estimated read time: 6 minutes 48 seconds.  Want to read later? If you are shopping for a double

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Where have I been?

Trying to figure out what Pioneer iPod cable I need nowadays….Seriously, have you seen this cross reference chart? What iPod cable do I need for

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Dual 4 Ohm Subwoofer

Why did my speakers blow?

I hear this all the time from customers.  There’s a big misconception when it comes to understanding why speakers blow.  Many people think that too

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The Real Deal

Hello there everyone.  My name is Annie Amen and car audio is my life.  I started in this business 10 years ago.  I have had

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