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Old 03-09-2011, 08:46 AM
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Installed XM Radio!

Well guys, when I came from my 06 Acura TL to the jeep one thing i really missed was XM radio. I work at best buy and have been contemplating getting it aftermarket for the jeep for a while now, so the other day I found out that employees can get the XM Onyx radio for FREE. FREE. So I ordered it, picked up two antenna adapters and the direct FM modulator kit.
The kit came in yesterday so I got right to work, easier then I expected! All I had to do was remove the radio, connect the FM modulator, and run the wires. Overall im real happy with it, and I think it looks great where I mounted it!

This is the FM link going in, I used this because I wanted a wired connecting for better sound quality but dont have an AUX input.

IMG-20110308-00024 by WTVFD1001, on Flickr

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IMG-20110308-00028 by WTVFD1001, on Flickr
So thats it guys, sounds great and was easy to install, if anyone has anymore questions or wants pics of anything in particular let me know!
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Old 03-09-2011, 05:27 PM
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Re: Installed XM Radio!

No comments or questions or anything?
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Old 03-09-2011, 08:05 PM
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Re: Installed XM Radio!

badass!
what are those toggle switches in the cig lighter?
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Old 03-09-2011, 09:21 PM
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Re: Installed XM Radio!

Those control my pov lights, tops on the dash and bottom is the rear.... I have another thread that u can see them in
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Old 03-10-2011, 08:49 AM
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Re: Installed XM Radio!

Why is there a hole in your dash to the left of the XM control? Did you mount it in the wrong place first?
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Re: Installed XM Radio!

No I had my cb radio mic mounted there
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Re: Installed XM Radio!

Looks great! I really like Sirius/XM - I've had it since it first came out (used to listen to Stern all the time, now just music)

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Re: Installed XM Radio!

looks good. I love my xm also. I had problems with my Pioneer headunit a few weeks back, and had to go back to stock without xm while I waited for the part. Glad to have it back
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Old 03-10-2011, 04:04 PM
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Re: Installed XM Radio!

So far so good, I love it
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Re: Installed XM Radio!

Looks good. How does that FREE for Best Buy employees work?
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Old 03-10-2011, 08:25 PM
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Re: Installed XM Radio!

Well we get discounts, but we also get allocations from different manufacutures, xm gave me that for shipping. 8 bucks was all it cost
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