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I just want to play music from my iPod...but I don't know where to find Aux imput mode....I have connected my Ipod...to a RCA - jack cable...but I don't know where to find AUX
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SOURCE: auxilary RCA inputs have no volume control

Your problem stems from the fact that the CDA-7892 is not equipped with an RCA aux-input jack. If you're plugged into RCA connectors at the back of the head unit, they're outputs, not inputs. The sound you hear is just feeding back through the outputs and into the head unit's amplifier. If you want to play your iPod through this head unit, you need to purchase either the auxiliary input adapter (KCA-121B) or iPod adapter (KCA-420i).

Posted on Mar 15, 2007

zenglish87
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SOURCE: jensen cd 2610 aux input has little volume

first of all the rca jacks in the back of your radio are for plugging in an amp, not your mp3 player. there should be an auxiliary jack(looks like a headphones jack) in the front of the head unit. if there is no auxiliary jack in the front then you will have to go buy a new head unit with an auxiliary jack.

Posted on Feb 01, 2009

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SOURCE: Car audio aux lead

there should be a 'source' or 'mode' button that should switch between CD and AM/FM modes. This button should also swith over to the AUX input.

Posted on Feb 04, 2009

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SOURCE: Alpine CDA 9827 using aux mode with ipod shuffle via rca inputs

Unfortunately, the rca outputs are to control an amplifier or crossover. They do make an ipod adapter for that radio, which allows you to control the ipod through the radio. Best Buy or any Alpine dealer should carry something for around $25.

Posted on Jul 06, 2009

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SOURCE: aux problem

You have to go into the standby menu and turn aux on. Go to standby, push menu button and scroll down to aux and turn on

Posted on Aug 05, 2009

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SOURCE: DEH 7700 MP Pioneer in

i need help
im trying to hook up a pioneer in my car but i cant figure out the wires

Posted on Nov 05, 2009

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Where can i hook my ipod to this stereo? the specs say it has ipod connectivity.


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you have to buy the ipod connection kit to pioneer, but if your deck have RCA input at the back..all you need is Y cable 2 (RCA male - 35mm jack)

RCA will be connected to DECK, 35 mm jack to your ipod.

to use your ipod...change the input setting on your deck to AUX (auxillary) most deck have this for CD Changer connection

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Aux location


There is a RCA cable that comes off the back of the radio and also another cable for 3.5mm (mini-stereo jack) that also comes off the back of the radio. The RCA jacks can be used for "AUX" or "Sub-woofer" and the 3.5mm jack is just for "AUX". Your ipod can use the audio output jack or the headphone jack and plug that into the 3.5 mm jack on the back of the radio. You will need a "3.5mm male" to "3.5mm male" stereo cord that can be purchased at Radio Shack or Best Buy. Then you select "AUX" on the display with the source button to listen to it. You may need to go into the menu and activate the "AUX" input. Check your owners manual for details.

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Switching on the auxiliary input


According to the manual, the AUX input is an optional accessory.

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Auxilary RCA inputs have no volume control


Your problem stems from the fact that the CDA-7892 is not equipped with an RCA aux-input jack. If you're plugged into RCA connectors at the back of the head unit, they're outputs, not inputs. The sound you hear is just feeding back through the outputs and into the head unit's amplifier. If you want to play your iPod through this head unit, you need to purchase either the auxiliary input adapter (KCA-121B) or iPod adapter (KCA-420i).

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