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Old 06-18-2004, 03:10 PM   #1
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i'm going to go get a C.D. Player for the bonnie tommarow. What kind should i look at and what kinds should i stay away from? I'm looking at spending around $150-$190. I want a **** for the volume, red backlight ( to match the rest of the interior lighting), and a remote control.

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Pioneer DEH-P6600 works nicely. I'm not sure what color the lights are tho...
DEH-P3600 for $162 at walmart.com and the DEH-P4600MP for $180

Don't go sony, or Jensen or Road Gear
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Make sure whatever you get plays MP3s .....
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theres a sony thats an mp3 player and it matches the orange for $199
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I ll sell you my Mp3 Rocford Fostgate red backlights works perfectly i am going for Mp3/dvd
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I ll sell you my Mp3 Rocford Fostgate red backlights works perfectly i am going for Mp3/dvd
oh, thats really tempting but i have $100 plus dollars in gift certificates to a car stereo place around here (Car Toys). Thanks for the offer anyways.....
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Sony CDX-F5705X



Its got mp3 playback, its got changer controls, sub control, 7 color display, XM Satellite Radio controls, rear auxiliary input, fold-down, detachable face.
This cd player is god for the money at just under 200 dollars.
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What brands does the store carry?
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What brands does the store carry?
Damn near every major name brand

Here'* the selection i would prefer to buy from:

http://www.cartoys.com/cartoys/showp...&&&#navigation

http://www.cartoys.com/cartoys/showp...&&&#navigation

MP3 compatable:

http://www.cartoys.com/cartoys/showp...7&&#navigation

What do you guys think?
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Well, i got a Panasonic CQ-C1200U. It has a blue screen and tunning buttons but the rest is illuminated red. It'* great but, like always, you loose your controls on the steering wheel. Try to have some new pics. of it here soon!

Thanks for everyones advice!
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