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Old 12-08-2012, 11:53 AM
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Hi Driverdash,

Yes, for some inexplicable reason, the flat pin audio units are much more highly priced for 2nd hand units. I don't think there's a cable to allow a flat pin to work in a round pin style connector and vice versa.

My vote is to put in a good quality double DIN head unit which will also have current technologies like iPod control, Bluetooth and a hands free mobile car kit etc. Here's mine for instance -

Upgrade the cabin speakers to gain an immediate much improved audio performance level as well and later (if needs be), once funds allow, you can add small amplifiers and a subwoofer to improve quality and performance again!

Cheers, Dennis!
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