Date: Fri, 26 May 2000 08:55:36 -0400
From: "Peter T." <peternopsam.aux.umass.edu>
Subject: Re: cd player for 92 900S - Changer installation


I saw a nice implementation with a cd changer mounted in the rear seat drivers side arm rest of a '91 SPG. The molded interior panel was cutout just in the top surface where you might rest your left arm if sitting behind the driver. The multi disc cassette could be dropped in by the driver (if your limber enough). There is an enormous void inside this panel. Peter 83 900s sedan 86 900s 3D a pair of 88 900T's 93 9000 Aero <mrsampsonnopsamvista.com> wrote in message news:8gjs3e$lkf$1nopsam1.deja.com... > Scott: > According to the audio manual from my '90 900 turbo the way it works is > the leads go from the radio to the (optional) equalizer. If the > equalizer is installed, the signal goes through it and then to the > speakers. No equalizer means the signal goes right to the speakers. The > manual also implies that the factory Clarion CD play will fit in the > same slot as the equalizer and uses the same wiring. Somehow the radio > knows when the CD player is installed. Clarion doesn't seem to make > this CD player any more. If you go this route you may want to find a > used one. Beware though; this CD player uses cartridges for the CD's, > even though it only takes one CD at a time. > > I'm also looking to add a CD player (I've only had the car a week). It > has been strongly recommended to me to buy the type of multi-changer > players that use an FM signal to connect to the in-place radio. This > makes installation easier. Downside is that since the player (usually) > resides in the trunk, switching CD's is not as easy as if it's in the > dash. > > > Mike > > The > > tape player has outputs which seem to run to an amplifier somewhere in > > the car, power source, and antenna. It has 2 din plugs which are not > > being used - maybe for a CD changer? But I don't have CD changer > > controls on my tape deck. Additionally, it has a big harness with 4 > > wires which appear to run to speakers - however, if the signal ran to > an > > amplifier somewhere in the car, why would there be speaker wires > coming > > out of the back of the tape deck - wouldn't those come out of the amp? > > This is the stock system that came with the car. > > > > Please help... I am desperate for a CD player in my car... > > > > Thanks, > > > > Scott > > > > > > > Sent via Deja.com http://www.deja.com/ > Before you buy.

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