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Old 05-05-2003, 10:57 PM
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how to connect ipod to my cd player - 300e

I have a Sony CDX-C7050X CD player on my '91 300E .... CD player has a detachable face plate ..... it can control CD/MD Changer (4v preout).

I have an Apple IPOD which I'd like to connect to this CD player .... any ideas on how to do that?

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Old 05-06-2003, 04:58 AM
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There are FM modulators that plug into the output of the iPod (or anything really) and you'll hear the sound on 88.1, 88.3, or something like that.
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Old 05-06-2003, 05:51 PM
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The new iTrip for iPod is a great wireless FM transmitter. Uses the firewire port for power and you choose which FM station frequency.

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Old 05-06-2003, 08:47 PM
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I think your only option is the transmitter, as the others have noted. If you get a decent enough transmitter, it'll sound good enough for the road.
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Wireless FM transmitters really stink. I've used the iTrip as well as the iRock 300W and neither one was worth the trouble. Any time I would drive more than five miles I would have to change the frequency...it really was a hassle. I recently installed a wired FM modulator and it works perfectly! I'll be posting pictures tomorrow if you're interested.
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