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Old 01-10-2007, 09:54 PM   #1
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An installer at a local store was trying to sell me a SIR-GM1 Connect for my Suburban even though I have an Alpine HU. (CDA-9856). He said he uses the same set up in his car. Can anyone else verify this? They were currently out of stock of the SIR-ALP1.

Also, I'd like to install it myself. Is there a trick to taking the A pillar off in a suburban? Are there any other pearls of wisdom to this install? I might post a separate thread for installation. Thanks.
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Old 01-12-2007, 11:07 AM   #2
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I think he was full of something, and I don't mean accurate, helpful advice.

Wait until they have the SIR-ALP1 in stock. There's also the SIR-ALP10T Tuner/Traffic System, although that costs quite a bit more.
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What year bub? He was smoking something. That GM unit only works with P&P units. Crutchfields has the Alp-Sir1 in stock for $79, I paid $100 locally because everyone was out of stock. I’m running a similar setup, I have the Alp-Sir1 connected to my Alpine 9830 and it’s great. If you’re bub is a 2000-2004 I can walk you thru the install. It’s pretty easy. Let me know
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