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Old 04-18-2012, 09:52 PM   #35
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I just got around to taking and posting the pics of the Kenwood 9990HD on my scosche.. love my system
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Old 04-18-2012, 09:57 PM   #36
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very nice, my 9990hd is going in next week, looks great...
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Old 04-20-2012, 02:12 PM   #37
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It's hard to tell online. How well does the color and texture of the Scosche kit match the stock trim?
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Old 04-22-2012, 02:29 PM   #38
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Does the 9990HD allow you to use the steering wheel controls?

Did you get the XMSirius add on also?
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Old 04-22-2012, 03:24 PM   #39
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The firmware update for the scoshe kit did not fix the steering control issue. My guess is because this is a brand new radio and it may be different from the previous 9980 model. My installer is communicating with scosche R&D to try to find a fix. If that doesn't pan out my installer would make it work but I don't really care for it so haven't got him to do it.

I did not get satellite radio. It does come with hd radio and it sounds clean to me. I stick with iPod though
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Old 04-22-2012, 03:25 PM   #40
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It's hard to tell online. How well does the color and texture of the Scosche kit match the stock trim?
To me it's dead on.
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Old 08-01-2012, 12:27 PM   #41
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Does the 9990HD allow you to use the steering wheel controls?

Did you get the XMSirius add on also?

Styphon. I never updated this thread to post the workaround for the steering wheel control to work on the scosche/kenwood 9990. See the attached PDF. Had it done like 2 months ago and no problems with sterring wheel controls
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Old 08-02-2012, 04:16 PM   #42
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Love your install!!!

Camarograna2,
Absolutely love everything you've done to your car, it rocks!!
As I have a rally Yellow 2011 SS myself, I am planning on doing several of the same things youve done, to mine. I purchased the same dash kit, i am in the process of dynamating the car as we speak.
I'd like to know several things from you, if you would be so kind,
1, how are you liking that Kenwood head unit? I have been struggling with the decision to purchase it, or the pioneer single DIN 99rs. However, i'm starting to lean towards the Kenwood. I'm not that interested in the navigation part of it, but looks like it has quite a few other interesting things going for it.
2. Would you be interested in building and selling some of the tweeter pods you have built? I am as well interested in the Hertz brand of speakers, and i'm taking for granted they are serving you well?? I don't know where to obtain them as of yet, but several brands of tweeters will not fit in the stock pods.
3. can u tell me more about the Kenwood/Scosche pair up, and how well the work together, or are there anything (shortcomings) i should be aware of, I do understand there is some hard wiring to do to keep the steering wheel controls working? That is about all ive heard so far.
Any help is much appreciated

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Old 08-02-2012, 06:25 PM   #43
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1. I like my kenwood headunit. I contemplated allot of NAV DD and the 9980/9990 was the winner. My major priority was getting a good Nav system. I didn’t want to rely on an App for navigation. I wanted one that had good navigation and good sound. I read reviews comparing it to others and this was the winner. Only complaint I saw from people was that the 9980 was slow. So when I went to my installer I told him I wanted the scosche with the alpine unit and that’s when he told me that in a few months the 9990 was coming out and it had a faster processor. Since I needed to install something quick (to ensure scosche was properly working) he offered me the 9980 demo from his store while the 9990 came in.
2. I didn’t build them, my installer did. Phone is 817 265 1282. Here is the link http://www.mobilesoundtx.com . Just tell him you want some tweeter pods like Cesar’s Camaro. If he needs me to come in during the weekend to replicate it I’ll do it for you. As far as the speakers… You need to find yourself an authorized dealer for hertz so that you can get that warranty that you wouldn’t get online. I know of another one up in Arkansas but it would be same distance for you to go to either or. The one in Arkansas is called TC Audio. I love the sound for these speakers. So loud, deep, and clear. I was actually going for the level under this one which is more loud but not as clear but when my installer played this setup for my wife.. she said get that one!
3. Well they don’t really interact with each other except for the Steering wheel control. As I posted earlier you just need to solder some wires and it works fine. You don’t need to buy another SWC kit.. just do the workaround. As far as why I picked the scosche kit it was because I really did not like the Metra Kit. Personal opinion only so don’t jump me Metra guys. It looks like a calculator watch if you ask me.LOL. I love the touch screen control for the scosche kit as well. I get allot of wows for that one.
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Old 12-20-2012, 10:52 PM   #44
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The amp rack has lights now
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Old 12-21-2012, 01:35 PM   #45
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Where did you put the LED's? Strips?

Amazing setup man... good work.
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Old 12-21-2012, 02:42 PM   #46
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wow. that is just awesome. nice work! come do mine
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Old 12-21-2012, 06:52 PM   #47
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Where did you put the LED's? Strips?

Amazing setup man... good work.
They are strips of led on the top and bottom of the SS amp rack. Thanks for the positive feedback
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Old 12-21-2012, 08:38 PM   #48
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i have a dc power 300amp alt on way, i ordered it last week...BIG DOLLARS
Where did you get the 300 amp alt? Been looking for one and can't find any higher than 250. Also, anyone know the output of the stock alt?
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Old 12-21-2012, 10:00 PM   #49
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you may want to PM TonyC

but i found you you the 300 alternator.. https://www.dcpowerinc.com/fit/2010~...6-300-spx.html
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Old 12-22-2012, 08:37 PM   #50
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Hey talk to guys over at your shop today!! Seem like great guys!! Have some custom things in mind and looking forward to discuss ideas and details. How do you like your head unit? Thinking about waiting for new kenwood in march or going with current kenwood.
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Old 12-23-2012, 07:32 PM   #51
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Well I had the 9980 and the 9990 is allot faster. Not iPhone bad ass processor fast but definitely faster. I haven't heard rumors about an boost in processor in the 2013 models but I have heard about wifi integration and my link integration only. They announce the details soon so may as well wait
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