Can I use my steering wheel controls with an aftermarket stereo?
People ask us, Can I use my steering wheel controls with an aftermarket stereo?
The question usually comes as a shopper is pondering the question: Do I want to dump my factory radio and add all these extra features. You look at your plain factory stereo and you know you want smartphone linking, or navigation, or high-voltage preamp outputs for better sound. Then you think, I really like having the controls right in front of me so I can keep my eyes on the road.
The answer is: Yes, you can! Every brand of car stereo featured at Audio Express / Quality Auto Sound has many models designed to work with your steering wheel controls. You will need to add a specific interface module for your make of vehicle, but after that controlling your upgraded audio system will be virtually identical to what you were used to with the factory radio.
The big difference will be you have those upgrade features you have been wanting. Enjoy the navigation, link your phone, show off your higher quality sound. Let us help you use your steering wheel controls with a new aftermarket stereo receiver that meets your needs. At Audio Express / Quality Auto Sound — and we’ll install it at the lowest price in town!
The Axxess ASWC-1 is a universal steering wheel control interface that can be used on most any vehicle with steering wheel controls. Designed to be used with today’s top aftermarket radio manufactures like Pioneer, Sony, Alpine, Kenwood, Eclipse, JVC, and others