Tag Archives: infotainment

Freelander Harman Kardon Upgrade – Part II

As mentioned in my previous post, I’d managed to bag some Harman Kardon upgrade parts for the Freelander. Well they arrived today so I set about fitting them… When I originally installed the Becker stereo/sat nav, I had to bridge out the amplifier connects so that sound would come out of the speakers. This has worked quite well and I’ve… Read more »

Freelander Harman Kardon Upgrade

Sometime ago I detailed the Freelander stereo upgrade in this post. Mentioned in the post I hadn’t got the amplifier One of my eBay searches came up trumps a few days ago. Managed to bag the following items to (almost) complete my stereo upgrade. Harman Kardon amplifier (XQK100300). I was hoping to get the XQK100301 but they’re both pin to… Read more »

Installing Becker Traffic Pro 4765 satnav into Freelander

I’ve wanted the Becker satnav for the Freelander for ages. When one came along at the right price I decided to go for it. The install is quite involved as the main head unit to speakers loom has to be replaced. There is also an extra ECU for the steering wheel controls. Parts required: – Item Part Number/ Description Notes… Read more »

That’s Infotainment

I’ve always been fascinated by GPS and when I owned my previous Freelander I had intended to upgrade the infotainment system. Now I have a second chance I’m going to try and get this sorted. My ideal system would comprise of a multimedia headunit with retractable screen. This would have iPod functionality and integrate with existing steering wheel controls. It… Read more »