VW T-5 Headunit Upgrade Guide


Where to start?!  VW T-5 Headunit Upgrade Guide I think this article has been a long time coming. This is aimed at current and prospective VW Transporter owners. We have experienced a massive surge in the last few years of prospective and current Transporter owners looking to upgrade their headunit and have done eventually. The standard offering by VW is rather… Read more »

DAB Radio, to be standard for new cars?


New cars that are sold from December 2020 must be fitted with a Digital Audio Broadcasting (DAB) compatible radio, according to new legislation. This means, the UK is compliant with European Electronic Communications Code Directive, which was originally introduced by the European Union. Only five percent of all new cars do not have DAB. As a result of this, DAB… Read more »

Installations COVID-19 Update


Installations COVID-19 Update! Just to let you keen Audioheads an update, our stores are booking installations. Please be aware, we will be following government advice and maintaining certain measures. Please get in touch with our stores for installation queries and more info!I Car Audio Centre Ilford- 0208 599 2368 ilford@caraudiocentre.co.uk 743-745 Eastern Ave, Newbury Park, IG2 7RS Car Audio Centre Tooting- 0208 971 9181… Read more »

WiFi Stereos…Useful? Or a Battery Draining, Data Eating Gimmick?


WiFi Stereos…Useful? Or a Battery Draining, Data Eating Gimmick? In the last year, Pioneer and Kenwood have locked horns over the battleground for Wireless connectivity, whether it be Apple Car Play or Android Auto. Both brands offering a Navigation option with WiFi. These examples have proven very popular, but is the WiFi feature really worth it? Using your phone as a… Read more »

BMW Audio Upgrade Recommendations


  BMW Audio Upgrade Intro If you’re a lover of music, you will want to FEEL your music, not just hear it. The BMW later models have similar sound systems. Normally, there is a pair of 6″ woofers under the front seats and 4″ mids in the doors. Sometimes, there is 4″ mids in the rear. (this depends on the… Read more »

Toyota GT86- A beautiful Car and a Host of Available Audio Upgrades!


We can all agree, the Toyota GT86 is a beautiful car and a real specimen for modern JDM lovers around the world. Boasting a front-engine and rear-wheel-drive layout, drifters and general speedsters are not left feeling unfulfilled. The design was hugely inspired by the AE86 and was manufactured at Suburu’s Gunma plant (who are part owned by Toyota). This machine is capable of launching… Read more »

VW Transporter T-5 Speaker Upgrade Guide


VW Transporter T-5 Upgrade Guide VW Transporters are easily one of the best vans on the market. They are so well designed and have a plethora of aftermarket application. Headlights, interior, engine, body, the list is endless. For audio, there is a massive selections of upgrades to suit. This blog will go through these for you and what we would… Read more »

How I Got a Free Road Angel Dashcam!


How I Got a Free Road Angel Dashcam! Our team member Daniel has done a quick write up on his experience with dashcams and insurance premiums.  As a young driver car insurance has always been a big worry for me! So when I got my new car earlier this year I was not looking forward to the insurance bill. £3,000,… Read more »

The Importance of a Dash Cam Inside Your vehicle


The Importance of a Dash Cam Inside Your vehicle Over the years, the dashboard camera has become increasingly popular, as it has number of benefits acting as a silent witness whilst commuting in your vehicle. The purpose of the device is to carefully record every detail and has benefits such as: Capturing Crime Lowering Insurance Premiums Providing Evidence Preventing Insurance… Read more »

Is my dashcam recording?


Is my dashcam recording? Our team member and dashcam Yoda, Andrew, has written an in-depth advice guide about SD cards and dashcams- Is my dashcam recording? So, you have taken the responsible step of getting a Dash Cam for your vehicle and self-protection! Great news! However, how do you know you are actually protected? And that your dashcam is working… Read more »