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    Icon12 YOUR take on jvc headunits ?

    wondering what you guys think of jvc headunits, mainly the double dins.







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    Re: YOUR take on jvc headunits ?

    Jvc with the exception of some of the older units has always felt and looked really cheap to me. So much so that I have never given one a shot in any of my installs. Could be great performers but I can't make myself spend money on one. My opinion for what its worth




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    Re: YOUR take on jvc headunits ?

    Quote Originally Posted by Spooney View Post
    Jvc with the exception of some of the older units has always felt and looked really cheap to me. So much so that I have never given one a shot in any of my installs. Could be great performers but I can't make myself spend money on one. My opinion for what its worth
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    Re: YOUR take on jvc headunits ?

    In my experience they work well and are reliable.
    I'm currently running an AV60bt and I love it.
    i also had an avx1 and avx2 that I liked as well until I upgraded to a double din.



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    Re: YOUR take on jvc headunits ?

    I'm stick between the avx-640 or the alpine cda 117




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    Re: YOUR take on jvc headunits ?

    jvc are alright..most of em have 4v preout



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    Re: YOUR take on jvc headunits ?

    $60 Walmart jvc was my first HU. Was decent. No complaints.






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    Re: YOUR take on jvc headunits ?

    Never had one, probably never will, the CDA-117 is a great headunit, second favorite headunit I ever had, first is the Pioneer DEH-9800bt.



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    Re: YOUR take on jvc headunits ?

    Quote Originally Posted by Spooney View Post
    Jvc with the exception of some of the older units has always felt and looked really cheap to me. So much so that I have never given one a shot in any of my installs. Could be great performers but I can't make myself spend money on one. My opinion for what its worth
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    For a while their features for the price looked appealing, but other manufacturers have really bumped up their value/$ this past model refresh.



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    Re: YOUR take on jvc headunits ?

    yeah there decent entry, budget head units but I personally hate the menu lay out on themon and how long it takes to get to audio controlls




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    Re: YOUR take on jvc headunits ?

    I've heard from many people that the new JVC h/u are pretty good. I'd stay away from anything from the last 5-10 years though.




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    Re: YOUR take on jvc headunits ?

    IMO, they are junk. Have never owned one though.



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    Re: YOUR take on jvc headunits ?

    IMO all there all reliable even the wally ones.

    The cheaper ones do feel cheap as expected.

    but the higher end models such as the arsenal series have great sq, i had an r900 it was one of my favorite 5v pre outs etc......




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    Re: YOUR take on jvc headunits ?

    I bought mine for the DDIN size and variable color display. Had it for about 18 months now, no complaints. 2.5V preouts but oh well.
    Only thing I don't like is that the clock doesn't display when power is off.



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    Re: YOUR take on jvc headunits ?

    I think they are the best performance for price units



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