2006 XLR-V infotainment

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Cadillac XLR Forum Discussion, 2006 XLR-V infotainment in Past Cadillac Vehicle Discussion; I have seen some previous posts but was hoping that someone had something new to add. I want to replace ...
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    Feildgrade1 is offline Cadillac Owners Member
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    2006 XLR-V infotainment

    I have seen some previous posts but was hoping that someone had something new to add. I want to replace my infotainment system with one that I can update the GPS and possibly add a rear camera without putting the current system into my trunk.

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    ccclarke is offline Cadillac Owners Connoisseur
    Automobile(s): '02 ETC CE, '04 CTS-V, '04 XLR, '13 XTS Platinum
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    Re: 2006 XLR-V infotainment

    While the XLR's infotainment system was pretty cool when it first came out (voice commands were a first) it quickly became outdated, and looks downright ancient now. Retrofitting newer head units are possible, but problematic to keep them compatible with the Class 2 communications bus, otherwise you'll lose functionality with the steering wheel controls. Here are two alternatives that fit in the dash where the original display unit resides:

    The Kenwood DDX9704S In-Dash DVD Receiver with Apple CarPlay & Android Auto head unit.
    The Kenwood DNX893S is another alternative. You'll also need a Metra/Axxess interface (GMOS-06), Pac-TR7 Trigger for the Bose, PAC SWI-RC for the steering wheel controls. Professional installation recommended.

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