Monthly Archives: July 2016


1st Gen Honda Stream Kenwood KMM-BT302 Install

Encik Mohammad Azhar came to us looking for a Single DIN receiver to replace his stock receiver which was no longer making any sound. He wanted a simple unit and decided on the KMM-BT302 since he doesn't use CD's much these days. Plus the added Bluetooth connectivity allows for music streaming from smartphones. We were [...]

By | 2017-10-09T15:18:49+00:00 July 27th, 2016|Car Audio, Installation|0 Comments

Varman’s Isuzu D-Max JVC KD-R971BT Stereo Upgrade

Just before Hari Raya Aidilfitri, Varman came to us looking for a Bluetooth head unit, mainly for streaming music. We introduced a few units to him and after doing some research himself, he decided on the  JVC KD-R971BT single DIN receiver.  For ease of installation, we suggested the Isuzu D-Max Stereo Harness Adapter. No Dash [...]

By | 2017-10-09T15:18:10+00:00 July 20th, 2016|Car Audio, Installation|0 Comments

Volkswagen Beetle with PIAA Silicone Wiper Refills

Thanks to Aaron who provided me a Volkswagen Beetle for this experiment. Most of the time when a VW customer drops and ask for a set of PIAA wipers, they are usually turned down simply because it's not available. But since Aaron is a polite and good-mannered customer, I decided to hack these German-engineered wipers [...]

By | 2017-10-09T15:15:24+00:00 July 18th, 2016|Car Wipers, Installation|0 Comments

Kenwood KMM-BT302 Installation on Nissan Latio

Jeya shares with us his installation of the Kenwood KMM-BT302 on his Nissan Latio. First cut is the deepest. Off with the old, in with the new. Test fitting the KMM-BT302 with a single DIN drawer. Never forget to reconnect the antenna joint from the vehicle to the player. Otherwise, your FM reception will suffer [...]

By | 2016-07-09T18:39:13+00:00 July 9th, 2016|Car Audio, Installation|0 Comments

Sony XAV-W650BT stereo upgrade for Wan’s Toyota Vios 1st Gen

Just before Hari Raya, Wan came to us wanting to upgrade his head unit from the stock standard cd player. His choice was the Sony XAV-W650BT. This is one of the top-of-the-line consumer range units from Sony that plays DVD, has built-in Bluetooth connectivity, NFC One Touch Connection, Music Playback for Android Smartphone, front USB [...]

By | 2017-10-09T15:14:32+00:00 July 9th, 2016|Car Audio, Installation|0 Comments

Devan’s VW Jetta “Air Mirroring” and foglamp LED upgrade

About a week ago, Devan had his VW Jetta head unit upgraded from a no brand unit to the Kenwood DNX535VBT. If you missed it, here is the link Devan came back to add the Kenwood KCA-WL100 WiFi HDMI dongle because he wanted to use the "Air Mirroring" feature. First things first, we check [...]

By | 2017-10-09T15:13:27+00:00 July 5th, 2016|Car Audio, Installation|1 Comment

Pioneer DEH-X6850BT installed into the Mitsubishi Triton

This time around we had the opportunity to install the Pioneer DEH-X6850BT into Terry's Mitsubishi Triton 4x4. Terry was formerly using the DEH-9350SD, which was a decent receiver. However, it was lacking the Bluetooth connectivity which is so useful these days with music streaming. So, being a loyal Pioneer guy, Terry decided to get the [...]

By | 2017-10-09T15:13:11+00:00 July 1st, 2016|Car Audio, Installation|0 Comments