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Likeomg



Member Since: 29 Jun 2012
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2010 Defender 90 Puma 2.4 HT Stornoway Grey
Going to a double din

Currently have a Clarion NZ502e

Fantastic head unit.... just fancy a proper double din,


I have a rather large audio setup in the truck sounds amazing...

HDP4 powering focals front and rear,
HDP1 powering a Hertz 380D

all ran via proper audio cables etc...


Few questions, whose double din is preferred? Twisted's is nice considering i already have there full interior i might as well?


Other thing is, which head unit... Im currently stateside for another month is it worth buying over here or?

I want something at the higher end of the scale...


Thanks for the suggestions,

Post #750416 10th Jan 2019 8:20pm
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edo



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Just make sure you use one hat comes with vents - safes the faff of cutting them off!

You'll likely need to extend some switches to reach the new panel.

I went with the Sony - works really well with carplay or androidauto, so no need for gps antenna

Post #750525 11th Jan 2019 12:23pm
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United Kingdom 2012 Defender 110 Puma 2.2 XS CSW Orkney Grey

DefenderUpgrades.co.uk do a "Double Din Dashboard Centre Fascia Console Gloss Black With Movable Air Vents" and a pretty reasonable price (£210). Can't comment on the quality but not heard any bad things. It's the one I would go for. Then modify the side panel to remove the circular hole. Or better still don't use the side switch panel and relocated buttons to cubby with some of MCMA1 switch surrounds Thumbs Up Just my two penth. James

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United Kingdom 2015 Defender 90 Puma 2.2 XS CSW Santorini Black

I added this pod to shift the switches when I installed a flip out system. Would work for Double din too as you can add more switches instead of the gauge for example..
A bit of wiring but nothing too major. (hazzard switch conversion was more work but I prefer the look of the D2 switch) Thumbs Up


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 2015 90 XS Santorini Black

Post #750558 11th Jan 2019 4:08pm
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Likeomg



Member Since: 29 Jun 2012
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2010 Defender 90 Puma 2.4 HT Stornoway Grey

Not a fan of the pod on top, Ill take a look at the defenderupgrades option,

got a twisted cubby so don't fancy cutting into that... and a fair few extra switches for the Lazer LED gear. (all LR Aux switches)

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