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  1. 2014 BRZ Head Unit is so weird

    Subaru BRZ General Discussion Forum
    I recently purchased a used 2014 BRZ that is clean and pretty awesome but after a few days, I realized that the touch screen head unit is so fucky - lol. It works on certain places on the screen, but the place where I can press scroll down to select the Bluetooth, aux or USB under the audio...
  2. Radio volume delayed when car starts

    Subaru BRZ Problems, Recalls and Troubleshooting
    I just bought a 2018 BRZ last Friday. Right now I'm having issues with the radio. When I start the car, the volume won't come on with the radio on. After 10-30 secs (it varies each startup), the volume starts to sound over the speakers. The dealership already tried to do an update on the system...
  3. Up close the the refreshed 2017 BRZ.

    Heuberger Motors
    We just revived our first of the newly refreshed and updated 2017 BRZs. I'm sure many of you have read about the updates, so I won't get in to those right now. I've got some pics so you can see the changes better. Sorry if some of the pics are not the best, it was overcast yesterday so the light...
  4. Problems With 2016 Head Unit

    Subaru BRZ Audio and Navigation
    Hey Guys, I took delivery of my 2016 Limited last week, and I'm loving it except for the head unit. I'm having problems connecting it to my iPhone 6. Bluetooth phone connection appears to be fine - I can make and receive calls. But I'm having real problems with Pandora and other apps. When I...
  5. New owner of a Certified Pre-Owned 2014 limited BRZ

    New Member Introductions
    Hey Everyone, I just bought my BRZ last night. So far so good/fun. I just have a few questions. Is it possible to hack the nav/audio to run a custom OS? are the updates free and can I do it myself? I am extremely tech savy and have plenty of usb and sd cards I could use. I bought it Used because...
  6. HU upgrade sound quality FM and SAT reception? Pioneer AVIC 8100NEX?

    Subaru BRZ Audio and Navigation
    I have just completed major upgrades of the system, and am considering upgrading the HU to a Pioneer AVIC 8100nex, and am wondering about sound quality improvements, in analog FM (or HD if reception is more reliable), and SAT. I have the sub from a OEM-audio (I was very unhappy with the...
  7. Very specific bluetooth disconnects

    Subaru BRZ Problems, Recalls and Troubleshooting
    Hey everyone, I've got a very specific problem with bluetooth disconnects that I have had since I got my car. I've spent a lot of time troubleshooting, with no luck, and the dealership doesn't have an answer either--so I come to you! If I have call audio options enabled via bluetooth (checked...
  8. FS: SOCAL JL AUDIO STEALTHBOX FOR BRZ/FR-s

    Subaru BRZ Classified Forum
    Hey guys I am selling my JL AUDIO STEALTHBOX, I've had it for a little bit less than a month and probably only turned on my radio like 10 times. I've come to realize i like driving my car with no music on at all. SO CAL pick up, selling for 575 OBO, when i take it out i will keep the wires and...
  9. Questions regarding the Official Subaru audio upgrades.

    Subaru BRZ Audio and Navigation
    My upgrade the audio in my previous car (POS Chevy Cobalt). I did it myself and broke several clips and plastic parts, but man, it sounded awesome. I just got a BRZ a week ago and love it. I don't want to DIY the audio because I'm not sure I can do it properly. I saw the Subaru dealership...
  10. 2015 Black BRZ Sport tech

    New Member Introductions
    17 years old, I live in toronto, Ontario. Purchased a new 2015 brz sport tech in black. Still need to wait for early September for the car to be delivered but in the meantime I was curious as to which exhaust system is the best bang for buck because I only have $800 to spend on it.
  11. Complete premium interior

    Subaru BRZ Classified Forum
    I am gutting out the BRZ interior to make it a dedicated track car. It's a 2013 premium edition. Cars has less than 8k miles. All of the interior is pristine. Seats, console, headliner, carpet, trim panels, audio/Gps head unit, speakers etc. Let me know if interested. I can send pics of any...
  12. Rockford 4" components

    Subaru BRZ Audio and Navigation
    So I've been looking at doing speakers for a while and have a thing for rockford fosgate... I got a set of 4 inch fnq1414 components for the dash but they won't fit... The magnet is just too big... However, I saw on their website today they have custom built 4 inch components for the newer...
  13. Atlanta

    New Member Introductions
    2014 Blue Limited BRZ, bought one week ago. Love it. I've already benefited from this forum by setting the equalizer based on recommendations here. Thanks, it sounds much better now! Now, if I can just figure out the rest of the nav/audio system. :confused:
  14. Picky about reading texts

    Subaru BRZ Audio and Navigation
    Hey guys, So I had no idea my BRZ could notify me of incoming texts until my friend connected his phone (to play music) and a notification that he got a text and if you'd like to have it read it popped up. It's never done this for my phone and I've gone through all the settings I could find. My...
  15. Need advice from audiophiles on BRZ's bluetooth system. Does it work with the radio?

    Subaru BRZ General Discussion Forum
    [Hi. I hope it's okay if I put this on this forum. I have it on the "Audio and Navigation" forum also, but have not gotten any replies. Any thoughts or advice will be greatly appreciated] Hi. This is a very involved question, so please bear with me... I have a new 2013 BRZ Limited...
  16. Need advice from audiophiles on BRZ's bluetooth system. Does it work with the radio?

    Subaru BRZ Audio and Navigation
    Hi. This is a very involved question, so please bear with me... I have a new 2013 BRZ Limited. I am hearing impaired and have only one working ear - and it is only about 40% of normal (long, sad story.) It serves me well enough with the use of a hearing aid, though it's like listening to the...
  17. Dynaudio Speakers Anyone?

    Subaru BRZ Audio and Navigation
    Has anyone done a 3-way setup with Dyns? I was thinking about putting in the Escotec System 362 - it's got 8" woofers for the door, 1.1" soft dome tweeters and a 3" mid-bass driver. I think both the tweets and mids will fit in the dash. Also thinking about doing the JL Stealth Box in the...
  18. A good audio shop in the Phoenix, AZ area?

    Subaru BRZ Audio and Navigation
    Hi. I just bought a new BRZ and I need a modification of the radio (I need to have a featherlight headphones jack installed in the dash.) I'm in a small town in AZ and the dealer said there's no one to do it up here, so I was wondering if anyone could recommend a good shop somewhere in the...
  19. NOPI NATIONALS Bristol � May 30-31-01 @ Bristol Dragway

    Events and Meets
    NOPI NATIONALS Bristol – May 30-31-01 @ Bristol Dragway Car Show - Drag Race - Drift - Hydraulics - Audio – Swimsuit NOPINATIONALS.com on web NOPI Performance Parts Car & Truck Show - $4000 Payout Best of Show – 3 cars & 3 trucks - $500 each Largest Club - $500 Top Quality Car Club - ($500...
  20. Experience with Pioneer AVIC NEX Series?

    Subaru BRZ Audio and Navigation
    Hi, Picking up our new BRZ on Saturday. Based on what I've read, the head unit is a prime target for an early upgrade. I've done a few searches but have not found any discussion of the Pioneer AVIC NEX series. Has anyone installed one of these in a BRZ? Is it possible to connect the...
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