Shop by Category

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

In stock (2 items available)
  • $64.98
Market price: $76.95, you save $11.97
-16%
Newest version: Includes option to drive speaker from new radio or new amplifier.
Score: 5.00 (votes: 3)
No reviews.
Qty:  
  • Net weight
    0.89 lbs
  • Part Number
    AiH-CONTI
Easily connect aftermarket amplifiers to Continental and VDO radios in may European cars.

Due to their ability to support modern media formats; Continental & VDO radios are slowly becoming the radio choice for older European luxury vehicles (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, we highly recommend adding an amplifier and/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 signal sensing technology 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 (must have OE 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 systems (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 option!! Power speaker(s) from Continental radio built-in amplifier or from multi-channel aftermarket amplifier. (your choice)
» Red LED trigger status indicator.
» Accessory and battery leads are pre-swapped to match Continental/VDO wiring requirements.
» Applicable to vehicles with dual 8-pin (power & speaker) ISO connectors only

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

Footnotes:
* BWM's harness includes this 17-pin OE plug.
**2002-05 Land Rover Discovery/Freelander with Traffic pro radios only

1. Ideal for installing a Continental radio and bypassing OE amplifier. 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 and we encourage everyone to read the returns policy page it in its entirety prior to ordering.
Defective returns are 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 our customer with as much product information and applications. Click to read the full return policy page.

Gone are the days when customer had to call or email to obtain shipping rates. At Discount Car Stereo.com, shipping rates are automated and calculated in real time based on cart contents, weight and destination. To get a shipping quote simply add items to cart, follow the checkout link, fill address details and in seconds the online shipping calculator provides real time rates and shipping methods. We ship throughout the USA, Canada and select international destinations (See country drop-down in checkout page for list of international countries or visit our Frequent ask questions page).
Our family owned and operated specialty store makes every effort to get your order processed and shipped at soon as possible; but because 92% of our offerings are custom built, additional time (usually 2-4 working days) is required after which time your order will ship using shipping method selected at checkout. Products requiring assembly includes this assembly logo and a warning message at the end of product description.
Paying for a faster delivery method (e.g. Express mail, Priority mail etc.) for parts requiring "assembly" will not speed up assembly time; however, it does speed up delivery time.
Delivery time for in stock products requiring assembly= Assembly time (2-4 working days) + transit time (your shipping method).
Example: Order our very popular Jaguar Bluetooth A2D-JAG98 module and choose "USPS Priority Mail (2-4 days) shipping. Expect delivery 5-7 business days after order placement.
Please contact us first regarding time sensitive deliveries.
Parts not requiring assembly or customization (off-the-shelf), usually ship within 24 hours.
Tracking information is sent to your email upon labeling. Customers accounts are also updated at the same time. All customers (with or without accounts) can check order status online which has the same details available to our staff.
Except for Priority Mail Express® (Overnight Delivery*), USPS delivery times for Priority Mail® and First-Class Mail® are estimates and are not guaranteed; however these are delivered to most states after 2-7 working days.
International orders require additional paperwork and processing time (3-4 days) prior to shipping.
Free shipping (when available); applies to US only

*with a money-back guarantee

USA/Canada: Pay with Visa, MasterCard, American Express, Discover, PayPal: PayPal, PayPal Credit, Venmo. Gift cards that display Visa, MasterCard, American Express and Discover logos are also accepted.
Customer billing information (first name, last name, billing address, and credit card information) must be entered exactly as it appears on credit card statement otherwise transaction will decline. Once order is placed a pending authorization (not a charge) will appear on your account and removed within 7-10 business days or once authorization has been charged and order shipped.
International: Select PayPal to pay with card. International credit cards are NOT accepted unless registered through PayPal. Click here to learn more about PayPal.
All prices are in U.S. dollars. The actual price charged to International customers is subject to the exchange rate applied by PayPal.

Customer reviews
Average rating:
5.00 (Votes: 3)
Rating of votes (3)
5
 
3customers
4
 
 
0customers
3
 
 
0customers
2
 
 
0customers
1
 
 
0customers
 
This product has been rated but not yet reviewed. Be the first to leave a review/comment
Please sign in to add review

Related products

Drop items here to shop
Product has been added to your cart

Customers who bought this product also bought

Customers who viewed this product bought