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  1. Aux mod with Bose help

    ICE & Blue&Me
    Hello everyone, I've done a lot of research and found out that it is possible to mod in an aux cable in exchange for the rear CD changer. I ordered a cable online and fitted everything. However, when I switch over to CHANGER and play music, it works but it is EXTREMELY soft and it is not making...
  2. Aux mod with Bose help

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Hello everyone, I've done a lot of research and found out that it is possible to mod in an aux cable in exchange for the rear CD changer. I ordered a cable online and fitted everything. However, when I switch over to CHANGER and play music, it works but it is EXTREMELY soft and it is not making...
  3. 159 B&M Bose Aux [Help]

    ICE & Blue&Me
    Hello! I have successfully installed the yellow ISO connector with an AUX cable similar to this one. To get the Bose system to work i transplanted the brown enable cable from the old yellow plug to the new one. Finally to play songs from the AUX cable i inserted an USB stick with a single song...
  4. 156 BOSE amp pinout diagram

    ICE & Blue&Me
    Hello all, I am in need of a pinout diagram for the 156 BOSE amp. I already have the wiring diagram from elearn however, my connector was cut off by the previous owner. I will need to connect the coloured wires to the corresponding pin on the amp. Can anyone help me out?
  5. 159 Bose system not working

    ICE & Blue&Me
    Not the first, nor do I suspect will I be the last to suffer from Bose's inexplicable issues. Here's hoping that someone can explain regardless! I bought the car two weeks ago and have enjoyed every minute in it, although the sound did feel a bit flat to me (not talking about the whisperquiet...
  6. 156 Sedan Bose troubles

    ICE & Blue&Me
    Hello everyone, I have 156 GTA that is fitted with BOSE from the factory of course. Before the car was mine, the previous owner had ripped out the amp and left a clump of wires hanging in the boot. When he was selling the car, it was asking for the radio code which he had assured me was in the...
  7. Sonos or Bose?

    The Technology Section
    Whatcha think, whatcha got? I was looking at a Sonos, usual problem, I like the one that has suddenly gone AWOL, the 3. I suspect it has been discontinued while they re-do it with Alexa. Bose, in the meantime, have the 500, similar size to the 3. It’s all the same to me so should I have one...
  8. New HU with Bose Wiring (RCA)

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Hi, I'm driving a '04 156 2.4 jtdm Ti, equipped with the Bose sound system. I bought the car with an aftermarket HU, a JVC one. I learnt a lot while reading this blog : https://howtoautodiy.wordpress.com/2016/01/27/alfa-romeo-147156gt-how-to-install-aftermarket-headunit/ The JVC was using plain...
  9. Bose speakers

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Hi I have an alfa gt I have just got the Bose speakers and sub+amp will they just fit straight into my alfa that has normal speaker system
  10. Bose Subwoofer

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Would a Bose boot Subwoofer fit and work in a 147 with a Standard system ?
  11. SatNav Bose aux

    Alfa 159, Brera & 946 Spider
    Hey. I have a 2007 Ti with SatNav and Bose and I'd like to be able to listen to music from my android phone or an usb. Is it possible to make this happen somehow? Sent from my LG-H870 using Tapatalk
  12. Bose Amplifier wiring pin out

    Introduce Yourself
    Hi All ive made a list of the connections for the bose 383008 amplifier used in Alfa 147/156 thanks. [email protected] for diagram
  13. Bose install in 2006 GT

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Hi there My 2006 GT has Bose on the tweeters but no amp in boot and truly awful sound. I am breaking another GT with a bose in the boot, how easy is it to install for an amateur? Is wiring in all of the cars? Thanks Rich
  14. Bose amp power connector

    ICE & Blue&Me
    Hi guys, does anyone have the pinout for the bose loom power connector? it is the blue plug in the boot with 5 wires that i am trying to find the pinout for thanks in advance, Justin
  15. Spare Bose speakers

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Spare Bose speakers I have a set of spare Alfa 156gta bose speakers if any one wants a set... they all worked before i upgraded.. anyone need a set.. collection or cover postage
  16. Spare Bose speakers

    Alfa GTA
    I have a set of spare Alfa 156gta bose speakers if any one wants a set... they all worked before i upgraded.. anyone need a set.. collection or cover postage
  17. 159 2 DIN head unit and Bose amplifier power

    Alfa 159, Brera & 946 Spider
    Hi all, I'm just about to start installing my new Caliber's 2 DIN head unit to my 159 2.2 JTS. I have the following steering wheel control adapter (Connect2 CTSAR002.2 control interface) as shown in the picture below. The two black ISO connectors for the speakers, 12V power, ground etc are just...
  18. bose woofer to non bose system

    Alfa 159, Brera & 946 Spider
    Hello, Got a 159 bose woofer for free. Now thinking how i can make it work to my non-bose 159. According elearn, there are 5 woofer pins. Typical +'s and -'s and one that goes to computer that activates it (i think). However, i dont fully understand how to make it work without 159 amplifier...
  19. Another qustion about bose in a gt

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    ALFA GT jtdM Hello All, i changed my head unit to a dab unit with front usb , while i'm ok ish with the sound quality , just wondered if i could get the door cards off and replace the standard speakers with the bose items ? now i'm not good with the wizardry of the Audio stuff so u will...
  20. Bose removal Alfa 156

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Good day AO community. It's time to say goodbye to my beloved 2005 Alfa 156 :cry:. I wish to keep the Bose sound system and maybe with some luck, install it in my next pearl. Will a removal of only the speakers do it, or do I have to get out all the cables and connectors too? If the Bose...
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