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    mp3 adapter

    i have an alpine cda-9853 and i dont have an ipod is there a way i can use my regular mp3 player if i connect it to my head unit somehow if so what kind of cord do i need?







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    Re: mp3 adapter

    You need a 1/8" stereo plug to RCA adapter...

    RadioShack used to sell these for around 7 bucks.




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    Re: mp3 adapter

    Dont goto Radioshack though.... They are like $30 there.. I use to work there... just fancy wrapping around the wires. The wires inside are no different than a set from walmart



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    Quote Originally Posted by GeekSquad View Post
    Make the port as large and as round as possible. For example, a square port is more round than a rectangular one; an octogonal port is more round than a square port. Also, keep the number of ports down to one, if possible.

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    Re: mp3 adapter

    www.partsexpress.com FTW....I saw in my monthly catalog they had a buyout for $3.95 each.



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    Re: mp3 adapter

    or under $6 at walmart.. I just bought one last night to hook up my Dell MP3 player to my home stereo



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    Quote Originally Posted by GeekSquad View Post
    Make the port as large and as round as possible. For example, a square port is more round than a rectangular one; an octogonal port is more round than a square port. Also, keep the number of ports down to one, if possible.

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    Re: mp3 adapter

    ya i went to mal wart and got a 6 foot RCA for $4



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    Re: mp3 adapter

    really a 6ft rca for 4 dollars i went to my walmart and they dont have that much stuff



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    Re: mp3 adapter

    Its made by Belkin



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    Quote Originally Posted by GeekSquad View Post
    Make the port as large and as round as possible. For example, a square port is more round than a rectangular one; an octogonal port is more round than a square port. Also, keep the number of ports down to one, if possible.

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    Re: mp3 adapter

    is the walmart brand is belkin thats a good brand im gotta go to walmart tomorrow to hook up my nano to my pioneer



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