[200q20v] Avant Radio question
maxesales at home.com
Mon Jan 14 16:39:42 EST 2002
I too am an Avant Owner. I had mine refurbed by Blaupunkt USA for $109.
800-562-5978 Works great now.
Bernie Benz wrote:
> Any Blaupunkt is by far the easiest to install, inasmuch as current
> Blaupunkts all use the same connectors as the Audi Blaupunkts, so no wire
> splicing, just a couple of pins to move within one connector.
> > From: Brett Dikeman <brett at cloud9.net>
> > Date: Sun, 13 Jan 2002 15:27:42 -0500
> > To: ELLIEOLSEN at aol.com, 200q20v at audifans.com
> > Subject: Re: [200q20v] Avant Radio question
> > At 10:58 PM -0500 1/11/02, ELLIEOLSEN at aol.com wrote:
> >> Hi list,
> >> Have any of the avant owners out there instaled a Audi BOSE (92-95) radio to
> >> replace their dead DELTA radio?
> >> The wirering harness looks identical and all it all fits in there, but I have
> >> no sound. Is there an easy way to make this work or do I just enjoy the sound
> >> of the car and road?
> >> Please let me know if YOU have made a successful switch.
> > The bose radio units from the 92-95's can only be swapped into a
> > sedan, not an avant...they are pretty much drop-in on the sedan,
> > however.
> > The avant does not have powered speakers...and the bose radios only
> > output line-level audio, not nearly enough to drive the speakers.
> > I'm somewhat amazed the connectors are even the same.
> > Just buy yourself a nice Sony/Blaupunkt/Pioneer/whatever head unit
> > and drop it in...the quality of just about any CD head unit these
> > days is so infinitely better than the old Audi head units...mostly
> > because its CD vs cassette...
> > B
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> > safety deserve neither liberty nor safety." - Ben Franklin
> > http://www.users.cloud9.net/~brett/
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