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Old 06-17-2013, 11:09 AM   #1
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Pulled the Trigger on a new Head unit

Hello. This will be my first mod to my Jeep.
I pulled the trigger on the new Nav/Head unit.
You guys were right, Sonic Electornix is alot cheaper then Crutchfield. I called to make sure that I had everything, and the guy gave me a discount on some stuff and included the mount kit for free.

Head Unit: JVC KW-NT310 6.1" DVD/MP3/USB Navigation Car Receiver w Bluetooth

Amp Controler: Axxess CHTO-03 (chto03) Amplifier interface harness for select

Steering Wheel Controls: Axxess ASWC Universal Steering Wheel Control Interface

Parking Brake Bypass: PAC TR-7 (tr7) Universal Trigger Output Module for Video Bypass

Antenna Adaptor: Metra 40-EU10 (met-40eu10) Antenna to Radio Adapter Cable for

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Old 06-17-2013, 11:47 AM   #2
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I like that head unit better than the one you linked previously. I've never heard of Jensen; JVC stuff is not bad.

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Old 06-17-2013, 11:55 AM   #3
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Jensen is low end walmart stuff... JVC is close, but a little better. THeir single din units werent terrible but more gimicky than anything.


OP... you getting an amp too?
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Old 06-17-2013, 12:46 PM   #4
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No, I'm keeping the factory amp. I have a Jensen unit in my Cobalt and I love the thing. I wish I could get the exact same model for the Jeep, but they don't sell them anymore But of the head units that one I seemed to like the most. Thanks for the help guys, I'm sure I'll be back with questions once this thing comes in. Should be here Thursday is what the guy was telling me.
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Old 06-22-2013, 10:42 AM   #5
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It works! It came in UPS Yesterday, last night after work, I spliced up the wire harness. I had JUST enough splices. I followed the directions and the other person's post/thread about it. (Forgot his username)
I took out that plate, I had to trim the top of the plastic part on the dash to get the new unit to fit. Looks good works great! I'm happy with it so far Mounted it's bluetooth mic next to the factory one. Ran the mic wires and GPS wire down the APiller the GPS wire is under the foam/padding and mounted ontop of the speaker/sound bar. I could not find the factory USB connection so I ran the Head unit's USB plug down and into that little elestaic webbing in front of the shift levers at the bottom. ALL my music fits onto one USB drive that is plugged in so I am GOOD TO GO!
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