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AiH-CONTI Aftermarket amplifier integration harness for Continental/VDO Radios

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Market price: $76.95, you save $11.97
Newest version: Drive front and rear speakers from new radio or from aftermarket amp.
Restrictions apply. Please read entire description, warning and install guide prior to ordering.
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Easily connect aftermarket amplifiers to Continental and VDO radios in may European luxury vehicles.

Due to their ability to support modern media formats; Continental & VDO radios are slowly becoming the replacement radio choice in older European luxury vehicles such as BMW*, Porsche, Mercedes, Ferrari, Land Rover, Lamborghini etc. These replacement radios are capable of producing 41Wx4 (Max) which is similar to OE, but if looking to elevate to a new level or clarity and fullness, many decide to also replace the speakers and subwoofer or powered subwoofer. Unfortunately Continental & VDO radios lack line-level outputs required by most amplifiers and because of that a line-level converter is required. The AiH-CONTI is not only a line-level converter but also includes signal sensing technology which turns amplifier on/off when radio is turned on/off and unlike most universal line-converters, it is custom fitted with plugs/sockets matching both the Continental/VDO radio and vehicle ISO speaker/power plugs (Vehicle must have original ISO plugs) which means factory wiring integrity is not compromised and audio system can easily return to original if and when vehicle is offered up for sale or trade.
Note: To install Continental/VDO radios into a Hi-Fi system (Nokia, HAES, or Bose); purchase our ARH-CONTI instead.
» Provides aftermarket amplifiers with 4-Full range (Front and rear) line-level RCA inputs
» Provides aftermarket amplifier remote turn-on signal
» Separate radio illumination wire
» Connects to Continental/VDO radio 8-pin speaker and 8-pin power sockets.
» New!! Power front + rear speaker(s) from Continental radio and/or from aftermarket amplifier. (your choice).
» Red LED trigger status indicator.
» Accessory and battery leads are pre-swapped matching Continental/VDO radio wiring requirements.
» Applicable to vehicles with dual 8-pin (power & speaker) ISO plugs only

 Avoid costly returns. Please review your INSTALLATION GUIDE and frequently asked questions prior to ordering.

* BWM version of this harness includes this 17-pin OE plug.
**2002-05 Land Rover Discovery/Freelander ISO radios (Becker, Alpine) only.

1. Ideal for connecting aftermarket amplifier to Continental/VDO radios. To retain OE amplifier; purchase our ARH-CONTI instead.
2. The AIH-CONTI is NOT required for aftermarket amplifiers with speaker level inputs.
3. Not applicable to Continental/VDO 24-Volt radios.
4. This harness does not ship same day. It must first be assembled (built) after which it is then shipped using shipping method selected at checkout.

Defective returns:
Our returns policy differs from than of other online merchants so we encourage everyone to read the returns policy page it in its entirety prior to ordering.
Defective returns eligible for warranty repair or replacement service:
Within the first 10 days, Discount Car Stereo will replace any defective or damaged part and provide a pre-paid return label (US Customers only). (Pre-paid labels are not issued for other reasons).
After 10 days of receipt, customer covers return shipping cost, however we cover shipping cost to supplier/manufacturer, and also the cost to ship back to you. If original purchase can't be replaced (discontinued etc.), we reserve the right to provide a substitute part of higher or equal value. Any claims for missing parts must be made within 7 days of delivery.
We strive to avoid costly returns by providing as much product description, exceptions, requirements, pictures and application possible. Click to read the full return policy page.

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We ship throughout the USA, Canada and select international destinations (Click country drop-down in checkout page for current listing or visit our Frequently asked questions page).
We are a family owned and operated specialty store and as such every effort is made to get your order processed and shipped at soon as possible; but because 95% of our offerings require assembly (built based on options selected at checkout); additional time (usually 2-4 working days) is required after which time orders are shipped using shipping method selected at checkout. Products requiring assembly includes this graphic and reminder warning message at the bottom of product description page.
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