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IL-ALPA Apple lightning adapter for Alpine AUX Ready Ai-NET Radios

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IL-ALPA IOS Lighting adapter cable for Alpine AUX ready Ai-NET radios.
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Play and charge Apple IOS devices on Alpine AUX Ready radios.

If you own an older Alpine Ai-NET AUX ready radio and with to connect, play and charge an IOS device, then the IL-ALPA is for you. The IL-ALPA is capable of upgrading select Alpine Versatile-Link (AUX ready) radios to support Apple IOS devices by converting the CD changer port. Once installed, simply connect lightning plug to IOS device and enjoy your favorite tunes through a clean audio connection and charging as you drive. All controls and display functions will still need to be operated from the Apple device but volume and tone control setting on Alpine radio can be used to set the listening level. Internet connected iPhones, iPads & iPods can also stream music from popular sites like Pandora, Spotify and others. With the IL-ALPA is installed, Alpine CD changer and/or other accessories, is no longer possible.
» Supports playback and charging from Apple IOS devices ( except Nano 7G)
» Provides an audio connection solution without disrupting the look of existing dash components.
» Listen to GPS App Instructions on car speakers as you drive
» Stream from music into the Alpine radio from internet sites such as Pandora, Spotify etc.
» Connects to the "CD Changer" port of select Alpine Ai-NET Versatile Link ready radios (not FM Modulated)
[Please read all requirements and warnings below prior to purchasing this part]
1. Compatible with all Alpine Versatile-Link ready head units. Click here for partial listing or consult radio manual for details.
2. An Ai-NET "CD changer port" is not the only requirement. Radio must be Versatile-LINK (AUX ready), otherwise it will not recognize this adapter.
3. When the IL-ALPA is used, a CD changer connection is NOT possible.
4. NOT for Alpine M-Bus radios (e.g. CDM-, TDM etc.) M-BUS radios require M-BUS adapter such as A2D-ALPM
5. Alpine radio will *NOT* control or display track, song name etc. Use audio device built-in controls to access files.
6. Not for Jaguar, Volvo, Honda, Chrysler radios

Avoid costly returns. Click to review Installation guide prior to ordering.

Having an Ai-NET changer port on radio does not guarantee compatibility. Radio must be Versatile-LINK ready. Click for Examples.

Frequent Asked Questions
1. My Alpine radio has a CD changer port on the back, will this part work?
A-- Yes, but only if radio is V-LINK ready OR NON-VERSATILE LINK with a pink/black wire on harness.
2. I already have an Alpine CD changer connected, will it still work?
A- NO. You must disconnected CD changer or purchase PIE's ALP-AUX to retain CD changer.
3. How can i distinguish between Alpine Ai-NET and M-BUS radios?
A- Most Alpine Bus systems can be identified by 3rd letter in model number: "A" (Ai-NET) and "M" (M-BUS). Examples: CDA-9811 (Ai-net), CDM-7874 (m-bus) Also M-BUS radio have an 8-pin DIN connector.

Defective returns:
Our return policy differs from than of other online merchants and we encourage all customer to read our Return 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 return reasons).
After 10 days of receipt, customer covers return shipping cost, however we cover shipping cost to supplier/manufacturer, and to ship replacement 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.

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