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Themoog



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United Kingdom 2005 Range Rover Sport Supercharged Rimini Red
Digital radio

This morning the wife said 'maybe we should buy a brand new car so we can listen to Virgin radio'..
Thats a tad expensive in my opinion so what options are available for a 2005 L320?
I know I can get a head unit for my X5 so is one available for Land rover or a digital converter?

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Tim in Scotland



Member Since: 30 May 2005
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2013 Range Rover Sport SDV6 HSE Stornoway Grey

Auto-Express have done a comparison on DAB adapters
https://www.autoexpress.co.uk/accessories-...group-test

There is also forum sponsor IncarTech who have asection on the forum
http://www.rrsport.co.uk/forum/topic50088.html 2018 Melting Silver Mini Countryman PHEV - a test car before Seeing if I could go to totally Petrol/Diesel free motoring
2015MY Corris Grey SDv6 HSE Dynamic, the best car I have ever owned, totally reliable only a cou0le of rattles in 3 years, now no longer in my care
Also in my garage is a 1996 TDi300 Defender 90 County HT made into a fake CSW

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Themoog



Member Since: 27 Apr 2018
Location: Cambridge
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United Kingdom 2005 Range Rover Sport Supercharged Rimini Red

I see. I have a Bluetooth adapter that plugs into the aux socket. I was thinking more of a hidden dab adapter or total head unit replacement to touch screen.
There are some L320 dab radio modules on eBay. 6H52-19C032-AH 2005 - 2013.What are those? Would it fit in mine? Surely mine should have one..

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Mani



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England 2008 Range Rover Sport TDV8 HSE Stornoway Grey
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Tim in Scotland



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[quote=Themoog]Surely mine should have one..[/quote]
Your car has the upgrade Harmon Kardon Logic 7 IIRC - then it is from the pre-DAB era if it is a 2005 car - that was RRS L320 launch year. You might struggle to find a modern head unit that will give you the same sound reproduction at a price that isn’t OTT 2018 Melting Silver Mini Countryman PHEV - a test car before Seeing if I could go to totally Petrol/Diesel free motoring
2015MY Corris Grey SDv6 HSE Dynamic, the best car I have ever owned, totally reliable only a cou0le of rattles in 3 years, now no longer in my care
Also in my garage is a 1996 TDi300 Defender 90 County HT made into a fake CSW

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Brit Plumber



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You may be able to retro fit a LR DAB module. Do you have a IID tool? 2012MY RRS 5.0 Supercharged Autobiography (Current)
Mods:
TPMS (Done)
Genuine LR DRLs (Done)
Remote Boot close from key fob (Done)
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2013 RES Dual View Screen fit (Complete)
2016 LR4 RSE (WIP)
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Themoog



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No but I have a Foxwell tool that does a lot of stuff. There are loads of dab things on ebay - I'm not keen on having a separate control tho. We'll see.

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Scrumpy



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United Kingdom 2005 Range Rover Sport Supercharged Java Black

I upgraded the standard LR headhunt in my 2005 SC over a year ago to a Pioneer double din unit with DAB, bluetooth and Apple Car Play which also kept the Nav screen and sound (usually lose this when you upgrade) with the help of site sponsor Incartech and I've been really pleased that I did.
It cost about £500 (so not cheap) but included all cables for head unit, amp, steering wheel controls, an extra amp (as you'll lose the standard amp when changing the head unit with the Harmon Kardon Logic 7 system) and the head unit and they even threw in a free digital aerial.
It took a few hours to fit as we didn't know what we were doing at first but it worked first time and no problems since!
If you go down this route, let me know and I can give you a few pointers. --------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------

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