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Best aftermarket Single DIN Radio

Old 12-08-2018, 02:57 PM
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Iíve owned my 2004 Audi TT Quattro 225 for a year now, and the radio is too out dated and Iím tired of listening to CDís lol. Any suggestions on a quality, affordable single Din replacement. Needs to have an aux jack. Thanks!
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Old 12-09-2018, 06:27 AM
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I bought a Kenwood, but the model I have has been discontinued. This is very close to what I purchased:

https://www.sonicelectronix.com/item...DC-BT572U.html

It has an aux. input, you can match the display to the red color of the TT's instruments and it's very simple to install, at least with my Bose system. It looks like the cleaned up the controls on this model, compared to mine, which is a good thing. Also, I can still close the door over the radio.
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Old 12-09-2018, 11:37 AM
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Originally Posted by Walpole5 View Post
I bought a Kenwood, but the model I have has been discontinued. This is very close to what I purchased:

https://www.sonicelectronix.com/item...DC-BT572U.html

It has an aux. input, you can match the display to the red color of the TT's instruments and it's very simple to install, at least with my Bose system. It looks like the cleaned up the controls on this model, compared to mine, which is a good thing. Also, I can still close the door over the radio.
will check it out for sure, do you have to buy any additional wiring, harnesses, etc?
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Yes, you do need a wiring harness, bezel and antenna adapter. I bought this one:
https://www.amazon.com/Stereo-Radio-Installation-Wiring-Harness/dp/B0716XDLJX/ref=sr_1_2?s=electronics&ie=UTF8&qid=1544447927&sr=1-2&keywords=2001+audi+tt+radio+bezel https://www.amazon.com/Stereo-Radio-Installation-Wiring-Harness/dp/B0716XDLJX/ref=sr_1_2?s=electronics&ie=UTF8&qid=1544447927&sr=1-2&keywords=2001+audi+tt+radio+bezel
The wiring is very easy, the bezel doesn't fit that well, but with a little trimming, I got it in. I also mounted the microphone in the bezel. I had to modify the Kenwood microphone by removing the bullet shaped rear portion and drilling a hole to mount it in the bezel. It works surprisingly well.
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