Hook up satellite radio

hook up satellite radio

How do I hook up a satellite radio to my car?

Get An AUX Adapter Kit, Rig Up A Satellite Radio Receiver Some newer factory stereos have an auxiliary input on the stereo’s face. If your vehicle has this, you can buy a satellite receiver unit, run a wire from that unit to the aux input, and then power the receiver.

Where do you plug in a satellite radio adapter kit?

A VAIS satellite radio adapter kit is designed to be plugged into one of your USB ports or installed behind your dash. There’s no dashboard clutter with one of those kits, and you can still use your factory stereo controls to change satellite radio stations. To set up a VAIS satellite radio adapter kit behind your dash: 3A.

How do I mount my XM Radio?

The recommended XM radio kit will have a mount for your dash with a double sided stick adhesive and a air conditioning vent mount. Mount your XM antenna.

Where do you plug in the XM adapter?

The aux cord that is connected to the XM adapter now needs to be plugged into the back of the XM radio screen and secured. You may also like How to Remove 2005-2008 Toyota Corolla Radio

How do I connect a satellite receiver to my car stereo?

Some newer factory stereos have an auxiliary input on the stereo’s face. If your vehicle has this, you can buy a satellite receiver unit, run a wire from that unit to the aux input, and then power the receiver. No FM modulator, no getting into the dash.

How do you wire a car stereo to a car?

To wire a car stereo, start by disconnecting your car battery to avoid electrocuting yourself. Then, match the colored wires of your radio and your car and twist the wires together. If your car requires an output converter, connect this as well so your radio will work with your car.

Do you need a brand new car for SiriusXM Satellite Radio?

You don’t need a brand new car OR an after-market stereo to enjoy SiriusXM® Satellite Radio and the perks that come with it. Odds are good you can use a satellite radio adapter kit from VAIS (find them on our website here) to add satellite radio to your car’s original factory stereo.

How does a satellite radio work in a car?

It broadcasts satellite radio over a short-range. Your FM radio picks up the signal and plays it over your car’s factory stereo. Most people use FM modulators because they are inexpensive, but they have quite a few negatives. Specifically: The transmitter is very, very weak.

HOW can I add satellite radio to my vehicle? Very easy. All you have to do is follow the instructions Fix in your Antenna on top of your car roof and run it neatly to the receiver or tuner in your car. Connect all wires, and you are good to go.

What is SiriusXM radio?

How do I install the antenna for XM Radio?

It is recommended that you install the included antenna in clear view of the sky, the best place is usually on the outside roof of the vehicle. If this is a little to advanced for you another good location is on top of the dash board close to the windshield. After it is mounted plug the opposite end of the antenna to the back of the XM screen dock.

Where do I plug in the satellite radio adapter kit?

One you can plug into the USB port in your armrest, dash, etc. With a VAIS satellite radio adapter kit installed in your car, you won’t have any dash clutter.

How do I connect SiriusXM to the vehicle dock?

In this case, the cable needs to have a 3.5 mm male stereo plug on one end (to connect to the Vehicle Dock, and RCA left and right audio plugs on the other end. This cable can purchased from your favorite SiriusXM retailer or directly from SiriusXM. Plug one end of the cable into the AUDIO connector on the Vehicle Dock.

Where do you plug in a vais Satellite Radio?

Control satellite radio with your factory stereo controls (even those on the steering wheel) There are two different types of VAIS kits available: One you can plug into the USB port in your armrest, dash, etc. With a VAIS satellite radio adapter kit installed in your car, you won’t have any dash clutter.

Related posts: