Just fitted kenwood reverse camera to my dabs7018
problems im having when i select reverse it wont flick to camera i have to manually press camera on head unit
when i take it out of reverse its just a blank screen,my old t5 used to flick back to whatever source i was using
Hi just a warning to anyone considering buying one of these.. mines been in for "repair" due to dust contaminating under the touch screen..
its been cleaned (in the process they have damaged the paint on the tiny screws holding it together. and sent it back with still a few particles of dust...
I currently have a Pioneer AVIC F980DAB.
Satnav has to be the slowest starting sat nav I've ever experienced and sound quality is just OK, nothing more. (I have upgraded speakers and an amplifier).
I'm going to install Absolut5's 'Signature' set up but am considering upgrading the headunit to...
picked up our t6 which has a Garmin DNX516DABS headunit fitted.
I’m told the head unit was factory reset before we picked it up and now the reverse camera display is black screen whereas it was working before the reset and showing the picture behind the van.
the seller has taken it out...
Hi - just had a Kenwood DNX518VDAB fitted and driving back checking it’s functionality. I thought the sat nav directions should display on the MFD but they don’t? Is this correct? Any advice really appreciated.
I have searched the forum for info on this but no joy. Im trying to update the firmware for my maps. I have followed all the download instructions to the letter …. i think. When I insert the USB stick into the system it recognises the USB but says "no media" rather than starting the download...
Hi all just bought a 2016 t6 with a kenwood 7018 dabs radio is there a reason why it doesn't turn off when key is removed ,tried using a piggyback fuse which shut it off , then when i switch it on again it needs setting up again ie all stations not stored etc
I've just had a Kenwood 8019 install however everytime i turn on the ignition it gives the message " the system could not start. please contact your support center"
has anyone else encountered this? i have an update file ready to load however this issue stops the upload from commencing at all...
My Kenwood DNX-525DAB seems to have died recently. Initially the symptoms were a blank screen upon switch on, with just the red triangle light above the CD slot glowing. In the dark, it could also be seen that the screen had a very faint glow, although there was nothing on it. I tried...
I have test fitted DNX9180DABS today.
At the front I have got Eton 2.1 fitted with some Silencoat to keep vibrations down. The rear speakers are Kenwood coaxial 17cm speakers.
Kenwood does not sound as good as basic VW headunit. I have tried all sorts of adjustments, but bass wise Kenwood is...
I have bought second hand Kenwood DNX9180DABS and need steering wheel interface/ can adapter?
It came with connects2 VW info adapter, but it's not displaying radio stations.
Any help would be appreciated.
Hi, I’ve only had this unit a few months, it came highly recommended, and comes with a high price tag !!
Just look at the touch screen, after such a short time of owning it, this is dust... underneath the screen, or rather inside it, and once noticed, you see it constantly .. a serious design...
Has anyone had experience with either of these units?
I like the Kenwood, my wife prefers the Halo 9.
I know from @Absolut5 what the differences are, just can’t choose.
I worry that the Apline unit might vibrate as it’s a floating screen?
Van just back from headunit install, no steering wheel control, no MFD data either. The Kenwood DNX516DAB was out my old van so I needed to supply various bits and bobs. The main issue is the steering wheel controls and MFD data which, apparently, don't work because I should have known that I...
Everyone seems to be giving really good reviews on the Kenwood 8019DABS unit and I am wondering if it is worth me upgrading? Do you notice a big quality difference in sound with aftermarket speakers and amp?
I currently have the VW Sat Nav unit, which is ok but I hate the sat nav and so I end...
The Kenwood DMX 8019dab is proving to be a massive hit with you guys
It has the following features -
Wireless Apple CarPlay
Ability to display the factory parking sensors
Reverse camera input
Optional dash camera control
We can supply this...
Has anyone fitted one of these? I'm just about to start and was wondering if anyone had any advice..
the position is quite straight forward .. but was wondering about where to drill the cable hole etc
and how to route the cable... what method to use..