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iL-C5 Apple Lightning Adapter for 1997-04 Corvette (C5)

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With the iL-C5 your corvette C5 radio becomes an Apple lightning device playback machine

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Play and Charge all Apple iOS Lightning devices in select 1997-04 Corvette.

The iL-C5 is a plug-n-play solution for corvette owners who want to play and charge their Apple Lightning devices without sacrificing the factory radio. The iL-C5 Kit converts the factory radio CD changer port into Apple Lightning device input compatible with all Apple Lightning devices including iPhone Xs. Controlling music playback and track selection is only possible through Apple device built-in controls; however, it is possible to use the radio volume button to set playback level.
» Works on all Apple Lightning devices. (Except Nano 7G)
» Direct connection to car via pre-wired cable or directly to radio connector
» Includes vehicle specific installation harness: PXHGM4 (to radio) or PXHGM2 (to trunk/hatch) -- see drop-down )
» Controls and display remains with Apple device (No Apple device controls or song/name display on radio)
» CD quality sound from all Apple iOS Lightning devices (e.g. iPods, iPhones, iPads)
» Selectable from the TAPE/AUX or CD/AUX button on radio.
» Easy plug-n-play installation in less than 20 minutes
» Optional wireless remote control
[These circumstances may affect compatibility of our product with your radio or vehicle.]
1. Compatible with 1997-04 Corvette with original Theftlock AM/FM/CD or AM/FM/TAPE radios.
2. Connects directly to radio (PXHGM4 harness) OR (if pre-wired) to 10-pin CD changer plug in trunk or hatch (PXHGM2 harness).
3. 12-disc changer in trunk/hatch (if present) must be disconnected and will no longer function.
4. All controls and display remain with the Apple Lightning device. Corvette radio buttons (expect volume) do no apply.
» Module (3"x 3.25"x 1") x 1
» Digital converter with Lightning plug on 6 ft. cable x1
» Installation harness (PXHGM4 or PXHGM2) x1
» Optional wireless remote control
» Optional 6 ft. extension cable (Click install guide for details)

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Footnotes: [See drop-down for reference]
*Vehicle must be wired with 10-pin plug in trunk/hatch.

1. Installation is possible to the Radio (PXHGM4 harness) or to 10-pin pre-wired plug in trunk/hatch (PXHGM2).
2. Plays and charges all Apple Lighting devices.

8-PIN DIN connector (left)
Plug in for the 8-pin DIN on lightning cable.
DIP Switches (right)
Set 3 & 8 to "ON", all others remain "OFF" (UP).
22-pin Molex connector
Plug in for PXHGM4 or PXHGM2 vehicle specific installation harness

  • Compatible Vehicles
    1997 Corvette, 1998 Corvette, 1999 Corvette, 2000 Corvette, 2001 Corvette, 2002 Corvette, 2003 Corvette, 2004 Corvette
  • Installation Harness
    PXHGM4 (To radio), PXHGM2 (To 10-pin plug)*, PXHGM2 (To 10-pin plug)* + Extension
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