I purchased and installed this for my girlfriend in her 2001 Jetta a few weekends ago. It's an excellent system and also a great value for the money. I had seen this kit on sale around the holidays and kept thinking there had to be a catch for it's low price ($99). The features are unbelievable and this system is pretty much directly equivalent to Pioneer's DEH-7300BT radio (but without the remote control) for which there are plenty of reviews and YouTube videos you can watch. The only weakness is the included speaker set which does not do a great job in either the treble or bass departments, but I was just considering the speakers as a bonus for the feature rich radio. Honestly they're OK and better than blown stock speakers any day, but they have a noticeable difference in sound quality from the Pioneer TS-G1643 speakers I purchased separately and installed in the front doors. If I had to do it over again I would get two matching sets of speakers, maybe even upgrading to the Pioneer TS-G1644s which handle more power. For some, the brightness of the this unit's lights might be distracting. She loved it because this radio sits very low in her console and gives her extra light in an otherwise unlit area. I can imagine this could cause problems if the unit were mounted nearer eye level or if you are particularly sensitive to bright lights in a dark car. Bluetooth speakerphone works great with her iPhone, but you cannot use Bluetooth to play song audio. Also, it appears recent calls/missed calls/etc do not pull from the phone but are stored on the radio (and I think that memory is cleared each time the radio is turned off). No big deal, just something to know. The iPod/iPhone interface is also great. I really like the way Pioneer gives you the option to switch between iPod control modes (using the radio or the iPhone itself). You can choose which song info you want displayed: artist, album name, song name, etc when playing over USB. I was pleased to see that Pandora song names were also displayed when using it with the Pandora app. I also liked the option to turn off the Aux-In option from the mode switching if you decide to use the USB input. It's just one less button press when cycling through from Radio/CD Player/USB. Overall, very pleased and would definitely recommend this radio - especially for the price.
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