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  1. Aftermarket radio and car's setup menu

    Alfa 159, Brera & 946 Spider
    I installed an aftermarket radio/navigation/multimedia system to my 2006 Brera. Now my problem is that I can only access 3 items on the setup menu on dashboard:Speed limit, Light sensitivity and Quit setup. Earlier the rest of setup menu was accessed via original radio. Is the only way to access...
  2. Drl sockets aftermarket

    Alfa MiTo
    Hello everyone. After fitting some "poor" quality t20 bulbs on my Mito one of the two t20 sockets melted. Universal ones don't seem to fit and "screw" themselves in position. Searching all the internet seems pointless. Eper couldn't help me too. Any thoughts /spares/recommendations?
  3. Car Play/ Android auto/ Mirrorlink Giulietta 2018

    Alfa Giulietta
    Hello guys, I recently got an alfa giulietta 2018 running uconnect 6.5” without live services... I was wondering if any one managed to have carplay or mirrorlink on the factory headunit... I did some searches and found website called naviplus they have retrofit part with 950 AU $ but its so...
  4. 147 aftermarket DAB fitting

    ICE & Blue&Me
    Hi, I've just bought a 147 JTDM (non Bose system) and have fitted my old Sony DAB/Mp3 (CDX-DAB6650) player, the adaptor works fine but for some reason my Sony DAB wont work with the ignition switch off even tho there is power to the unit from the multiblock connector, every time I turn my 147...
  5. aftermarket headunit won't turn on

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Hello everyone. I have got a 2005 Alfa GT 1.9 JTD I've recently replaced the window switch after replacement my aftermarket head unit (Sony XAV AX100) doesn't want to turn on. What I've checked so far. - Fuses in the dash are good (checked with multimeter) - Fuses in the engine Bay are good...
  6. Eonon D2208z aftermarket for 159

    ICE & Blue&Me
    Hello all, I’ve used this forum before but many years ago, anyhows I couldn’t find anything out about the above headunit and installing it, I don’t have it yet as I’m waiting for it to come, I’ve got the connect2 relating to my 159 and it also comes with SWC harness, my question is do I have to...
  7. aftermarket radio head unit

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Am I free to put any size or model aftermarket radio head unit into my GT? It's to replace the one with the huge screen, thank you. If anyone has done it successfully please let me know, easy / hard?
  8. Aftermarket RADIO/GPS/Bluetooth/DAB

    Alfa 159, Brera & 946 Spider
    Has anyone installed an aftermarket "media centre" type system in their Brera? I found this on eBay, but thought I'd look for some opinions on here, first...
  9. Aftermarket Alarm - fix or dump?

    Alfa GTV & 916 Spider
    I have a '97 Ph1, 916. It has an aftermarket Direct Electronics 3100 alarm on it. Car is parked up for winter. Battery went flat, I took out and recharged put back in and everything kicked off and I can't get the alarm to turn off. The blip thing doesn't turn it off for some reason and I can't...
  10. Can't install aftermarket head unit

    Alfa 159, Brera & 946 Spider
    I have decided to upgrade my stock AR player (the one without screen) with Pioneer MVH av190... tried to see if it's mounting frame will fit before I order this https://www.svijet-medija.hr/art/maska-2-din-connects-ct23ar01-za-auto-radio-za-alfa-romeo/57292 Problem is that there is no way of...
  11. Brera - fitting aftermarket head unit - advice

    Alfa 159, Brera & 946 Spider
    Hi - I have a 2006 Brera Q4 and I'm going to replace the factory fit stereo with a new head unit. I understand that the double DIN fascia is actually just a single DIN unit at the back (upper half) with the Blue&Me (?) unit occupying the lower half. I also understand that I need to keep that...
  12. aftermarket Central locking system to a 159???

    Alfa 159, Brera & 946 Spider
    hi All, just wondering if anyone out there has ever fitted an aftermarket keyless entry system instead of paying the stealer mega bucks for a new remote key? my idea is copy original key without remote control and install aftermarket central locking for doors and trunk. Is it possible? if so...
  13. Mito 2009 Blue&Me - Aftermarket Radio Mic

    ICE & Blue&Me
    Mito 2009 with Blue&Me - I've just replaced my headunit to 2-Din Pioneer X730BT. Everything works fine (I connected new "turn-on" wire using "signal" from +12 plug that has voltage when ignition is on) but I want to avoid placing a new mic and its cable. I would like to use mic that is already...
  14. 2010 MiTo QV Aftermarket HU issues

    ICE & Blue&Me
    Ok so I removed the standard headunit and replaced with my JVC KW-M741BT double din using a connects2 fascia and wiring kit Fitting was straight forward but the steering wheel controls dont work. it was connected correctly ie from the headunit back to the car. after several weeks of trying I...
  15. AfterMarket Head unit

    Alfa 159, Brera & 946 Spider
    Well 2 weeks ago i thought sod it and went to Aliexpress and bought a head unit for the car came to 210 quid in total. Will say was a fantastic experience to be fair no issues what so ever tracked the parcel all the way to my front door via the online tracker.. And very easy to fit as well...
  16. Steering wheel control canbus in new chinese aftermarket 2 din

    Alfa MiTo
    Hi staff, i have buy 1 aftermarket 2 din. Work all. Rear camera all but i not know sw1 and sw2 for steringwhell where connect. This aftermarket not need external interface says that all incluse in the option of stereo. I select fiat model. But not know where connect sw1 and sw2. What is...
  17. Has someone installed an aftermarket reversing sensor system?

    Alfa Giulietta
    I'm finding it tricky to gauge the position of a wall / car when reversing using rear view mirrors etc. Maybe it's an age thing or I'm just getting lazy. Just wondering if anyone has installed an aftermarket system that fits in well and without much hassle. Even one of the basic beeping types...
  18. Iso harness, canbus adapters for replacing the original Navi with an aftermarket unit

    Alfa 159, Brera & 946 Spider
    Hi everyone, I want to replace my original Navi unit of my Alfa 159 with an aftermarket head unit (Joying - a chinese brand) So far I haven't found anyone over the internet who sells all the right adapters that can fully convert the original Navi unit to an aftermarket head unit. All the...
  19. Alfa 159 adapters for replacing factory Nav unit with an aftermarket head unit

    Alfa 159, Brera & 946 Spider
    Hi everyone. I wanted to replace my factory Nav unit with an aftermarket android unit. From the factory Nav unit I am able to change the vehicle language, time and date which appears on the odometer dashboard of the car. Does anyone know that how am I going to change such options, if I install...
  20. Looking to remove aftermarket alarm

    Alfa GTV & 916 Spider
    Anyone done this? It's a Sigma S system if that means anything to anyone? Got a shed load of cables coming out from it, many seem to be going to blank connectors so may be dummys but don't want to disable the car if I can help it. Should also add that the car has at some time been fitted with a...
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