Alpine CDE-131R Car Stereo with iPod control Front USB and AUX Input

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Alpine CDE-131R Car Stereo with iPod control Front USB and AUX Input

New Alpine CDE-131R Car Stereo USB/AUX input

The CDE-131R CD receiver offers jus you need. Play your iPod® or iPhone® via USB (cable sold separately) and control music playback and search functions right from the head unit. Alternatively you can also switch to Direct Control Mode and control playback from the iPod® and iPhone® directly. The convenient USB port and 3.5mm auxiliary input on the front of the unit allow you to easily hook up USB flash drives or an MP3 player.

Technical Specifications

Alpine CDE-131R Features

  • Power Output: 4 x 50W High Power Amplifier
  • Display: 14 Segments White LCD Display in Dot Matrix Design
  • Control Type: Rotary Encoder Knob
  • Face Colour: Black
  • Illumination Buttons: 4 Illumination colours selectable for main button (Blue/Green/Red/Amber), 2 Colours selectable for sub buttons (Red/Green). Possible colour combinations are: blue/red, red/red, green/green and amber/red
  • 1 PreOut (2V, Front/Subwoofer Selectable)
  • Front AUX Input (3.5mm mini jack)
  • Steering Wheel Remote Control Ready
  • Remote Control Ready
  • Display of Roman and Cyrillic ID3 Tag information
  • Mute
  • Favorite Source Key
  • DIN Trim Plate: Detachable Trim Plate
  • Detachable Face Plate
  • Dimmer Input
  • Power Antenna Output
  • Amplifier Remote Turn-On
  • Audio Interrupt Input

iPod and iPhoen Functions

  • Connection Type: USB Connection
  • Compatibility for iPod® / iPhone®: iPod touch 5G - 1G, iPod nano 7G - 1G, iPod classic 160GB/120GB/80GB, iPod with video, iPhone 4S, iPhone 4, iPhone 3GS, iPhone 3G and iPhone
  • Connection: KCU-445i (sold separately) required
  • M.I.X. (Shuffle) Play: Song, Album, All
  • Available Selections: Playlist, Artist, Album, Song, Podcast, Genre, Composer, Audiobook
  • Repeat
  • Music Control: Skip Up/Down, Fast Forward/Fast Backward
  • Direct Up/Down: Playlist/Artist/Album/Genre/Composer Selection
  • Alphabet Search
  • Percentage Search
  • Direct iPod/iPhone Control
  • Battery Charging

Tuner Functions

  • Memory Presets: Preset Stations (FM:18 / MW:6 / LW:6)
  • Memory: Auto Memory
  • Seek Mode: Local/DX Selection
  • Max Tune Tuner
  • RDS Functions: AF, TA, TP, RADIO TEXT
  • Tuner Presets: FM x 18, MW x 6, LW x 6
  • Local / DX Selectable
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Questions/Answers About This Product

Question: 17 December 2013

Do I need to buy anything else with the this sub? Or can I plug in and play on arrival? Alpine SBG-844BR 400W 8 " bass reflex subwoofer in custom enclosure


you will need to buy a amp like this cracking inphase amplifier, IPA601 600 Watts 2 Channel Amplifier and a wiring kit, JW81 1800 watts amplifier wiring kit

Question: 20 January 2015

Car: Vauxhall Corsa - 2007> -

hi there, im looking for a 8" sub and this looks pretty good! quick question though, the measurements are 183mm by 114mm! thats pretty small?!!! thats like tiny right?


they are the dimension's and mounting deep of the sub-woofer, not the whole enclosure, the enclosure dimension's are as follows Dimension 275 x 283 x 215/325mm

Question: 08 March 2015

Car: BMW 3 Series (E46) - 1999-2005 (E46) -

This sub box or the 10" or the 12" would any of them fit in to a bmw e46 convertible many thanks


hi there the BMW e46 has quite a big boot and will house either of the two boxes, however the convertible model the 8" sized box will be perfect for the hatch.

Question: 23 July 2017

Car: VW Polo - 2004 > -

Will the necessary parts for fitting come with the item or do they need to be bought separately


Hi, Thanks for your question, this sub requires an amplifier, wiring kit, & connectors which will need to be purchased separately.

Question: 04 January 2018

Car: Vauxhall Vectra - <2004 -

Hi, if I order it can you add all necessary wires to it for extra cash.


yes you will need an amplifier and wiring kit to play this sub . i have listed an amp and cabling bellow IPA601 600 Watts 2 Channel Amplifier JW101 10 Gauge High Power Wiring Kit

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Fitting Services

Need help with Installation?

Here at CarAudioCentre we offer a professional and reputable fitting service in all our stores. For all fitting enquiries and bookings please visit or call one of our nationwide stores. Our fitters can install your new car stereo, DAB radio, audio visual, speakers, subwoofers or amplifier. We can also help to connect your iPod or MP3 player to you existing audio unit and can offer the best advice on the right in-car entertainment for your vehicle, to further this more we also offer a total 100% custom installation service for demo and show vehicles. So if you have an idea come on in and run it past us, the possibilities are endless and we are never too busy for an enthusiastic chat about our favourite subject.

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