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I don't know that you are going to find a retailer that sells the individual components inside a receiver. The closest you will come is www.tssradio.com You will likely need to just buy a junk receiver and pull parts. Maybe amazon or ebay? Otherwise, you can just upgrade to a newer model, for probably less than you'd spend hunting down parts: http://www.tss-radio.com/t/xm-plug-and-play/
One thing to verify is that the Ai-Net switch at the bottom of the radio is set to Norm and not the EQ position. And also gray Ai-Net connectors are for audio input and the black Ai-Net connectors are for audio output. It sounds like you have everything connected correctly and at least the Sirius is coming up. And I assume that the CD changer works when connected directly to the reciever so you know that it is working. I would suspect that there might be a problem with the Sirius reciever not allowing the communication signal to connect to the Alpine deck and in that case you would need to get a new reciever. You could check the Alpine radio settings and see if there is something that needs to be changed in order to allow the CD changer to work. If you disconnected the battery connection to the radio then it might have reset the settings to factory default. Otherwise it sounds to me like the problem is with the Sirius reciever.
Separate 'plug and play' XM radios, like the one pictured above, have a "MENU" setup, and you can adjust the "Audio Level" in that menu setting. See if you can access an XM menu. You can also ask your question over at XM411.com or XMfan.com; both are 'fan' websites.
Good luck - nice car too!
I am in the same situation. I have had my sir-alp1 for 4 years and it simply stopped being recognized. I called Alpine and they said they have no connection to this piece, it is made by "directed electronics" and I need to contact them. A new one is around $120 whereas this one was 79 on sale in 2004. I still have he installation guide/owner's manual for it and nowhere inside is there a number to call them.
I also had this problem. I had to go through the menu into the setup and then into tuner settings. There should be an option called tuner area. If you set it to area 1 it should start working. For some reason the sirius only works on area one. Hope that solces your problem
the only thing left is the head unit but that is not very likely. Go back to where you bought it from and have them give you new tuner box and anttenna. Sorry man But i put these in all day and its almost impossible for the head unit to be the prob