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We recently upgraded the basic entertainment system in this brand new motorhome to an Alpine Halo 9 Apple Car Play and Android Auto radio. The customer initially asked us for a single din DAB radio upgrade thinking they couldn’t have a “double din” screen installed in the dash. The Alpine Halo 9 (iLX-F903D) is designed for vehicles that aren’t able to have a double din screen installed in the dash.  It’s single din chassis makes
A car is stolen every 9 minutes The DVLA have recently released the following information: 56,288 cars stolen in 2019, this is 154 vehicles a day. Of these: 63% of vehicles are stolen between Monday-Friday 42% of vehicles are stolen on a semi-private area close to home 40% of all vehicle offences are recorded in West Yorkshire, Greater Manchester or the West Midlands The number of keyless car thefts nearly doubled from 26% in 2008
Brand New Pioneer Apple CarPlay and Android Auto Car Radio Pioneer will be launching the SPH-DA250DAB car radio in March 2020. This unit replaces the Pioneer SPH-DA230DAB which to date has been our best seller. The new Pioneer SPH-DA250 has all the same great features of the Pioneer DA230 but now has Capacitive Touchscreen. Apple CarPlay or Android Auto Both Pioneer stereos include Apple CarPlay as well as Android Auto. What is a Capacitive Touch
Have you been quoted £3000 for a VW radio? We have had a few customers contact us about their original VW radio’s that have stopped working.  Although this can be done under warranty if you’re within your 3 year warranty period we have had a customer whose radio was replaced to then stop working again just 6 months out of warranty. Our customers have been quoted £3000 by VW to replace the radio! What is
Q.Does my car have an alarm system ? A.Not all cars come with a standard factory fitted alarm. They do come with an immobiliser but this isn’t very useful against key cloning, as soon as your keys are cloned the immobiliser is also cloned.  So when the vehicle is unlocked the immobiliser is disarmed.  If you have an after market immobiliser this doesn’t happen. Q.Which car alarm system is best? A.It’s worth giving us a