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  1. Climbing Cracker

    Climbing Cracker I am the Devil. And I am here to do the Devil's w

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    For those of you that play your iPod through your car stereo, how do you do it? FM Transmitter, or iPod control system that uses the CD changer option on your factory stereo?
     
  2. Pineapple Devil

    Pineapple Devil beat it!

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    fm modulator. it plugs into your antenna cable in the back of your radio, then you get a Y cable (cable with the headphone jack on one end and RCA jacks on the other end) and plug it into the modulator
     
  3. Bolicious

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    I used to use iTrip, but it sucked whenever I got deep into the city. Now I run the setup from www.mp3yourcar.com Now I get amazing quality just from my iPod. With the quality so good, I can't tell the difference between the iPod and a CD playing. Installed in 15 minutes tops. No cutting or splicing or anything. Just plug and play.

    My setup:

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    Which holder is that?

    What exactly did you buy from mp3yourcar? I looked for mine and all they have is the standard adapter crap. Though Neo iOn is coming soon. :dunno:
     
  5. Climbing Cracker

    Climbing Cracker I am the Devil. And I am here to do the Devil's w

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    how is the sound quality through an FM transmitter?
     
  6. DaveyD

    DaveyD Fuck Ohio State, son

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    My Clarion has an AUX in. I use that and it sounds great. You are going to get the best sound with a direct connect. My boss has an iTrip, and hates it.
     
  7. Pineapple Devil

    Pineapple Devil beat it!

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    around here its not bad at all. i use the lowest fm channel i can get. it usually ends up being like 89.1

    i've got both the iTrip and a fm modulator. i bought the iTrip when i had my 3g iPod. i had the fm modulator installed b/c i didnt like having to pull the iSkin up to use the iTrip. With my 4g iPod the iSkin was corrected to be able to use the iTrip w/o pulling it down
     
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    I made the holder out of steel and wrapped it in suede.

    I have the Neo iOn
     
  9. Climbing Cracker

    Climbing Cracker I am the Devil. And I am here to do the Devil's w

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    for FM Transmitters, what about the Griffin RoadTrip transmitter/charger?
     
  10. Pineapple Devil

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    i've never tried it but griffin makes the iTrip so i'd say its along the same lines. i saw one at target thats got a digital dial on it to show what station you are using. its really really small too. dont remember how much it is
     
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    I use the Alpine KCA-410i iPod integration unit in conjunction with my Alpine CDA-9851 headunit. Works like a charm, controls it through the headunit while the iPod charges in my glove box. Much better quality than CD.
     
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    In my car i use the RCA inputs on my head unit, in my truck i just use a cassette adapter (no need to dump extra money into a workhorse)
     
  13. Raider007

    Raider007 om nom nom nom

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    I have AUX inputs through my cd changer...
    so i plug it in through that...
     

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