Alpine APF-X303VW UART to CAN interface for VW platforms (MIB-PQ - Seat, Skoda, and VW)

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Introducing the APF-X303VW, Alpine's cutting-edge interface designed specifically for Volkswagen platform vehicles, extending compatibility to Skoda and Seat models as well. Seamlessly connecting Alpine navigation or Digital Media Stations to your vehicle's electronics via CAN-bus, this interface ensures a smooth integration without compromising any original functionalities. Drivers will particularly appreciate retaining familiar visualizations and controls, even after upgrading.

The APF-X303VW offers a comprehensive solution, enabling customers to maintain consistent visuals while operating essential functions such as heating, air conditioning, and parking assistance. It seamlessly supports the VW radio display in the instrument cluster (MFD) and retains compatibility with the VW Steering Wheel Remote Control. The package includes a complete plug-and-play wiring harness for easy adaptation to original VW connectors.

Key Features:

  • Plug-and-play wiring harness tailored for VW platform (MIB-PQ) vehicles.
  • CAN-bus interface designed for the latest generation of vehicles.
  • Display of air conditioning and heater settings directly on the Alpine screen.
  • Retention of steering wheel remote control functionality.
  • Support for Multi-Function Display (MFD) integration in the instrument cluster.
  • Integration with parking sensors and rear camera connectivity.
  • Customizable Pre-flight Check feature tailored for camper vans.
  • Original hands-free microphone adaptation.
  • Compatible with all Alpine Head Units featuring "Vehicle Data-Bus Interface Ready" functionality (except iLX-W690D).

Steering Wheel Button Compatibility:

The interface seamlessly connects your Alpine system to your vehicle's steering wheel control buttons, ensuring you retain convenient control over various functions, including volume, phone calls, and audio track navigation. Siri voice control activation is also supported for iPhone users.

Multi-Function Display (MFD) Support:

Enjoy enhanced functionality with support for the Multi-Function Display (MFD) in the instrument cluster. When paired with an Alpine Head Unit, the MFD displays essential information such as radio station names, song titles, caller IDs, and more.

Parking Sensor & Camera Display:

Continue using original parking sensors seamlessly with your Alpine Head Unit. The system connects to the Alpine screen via the APF-X303VW, providing distance indications for safe parking maneuvers. Additionally, if your vehicle is equipped with a rear-view camera, the interface enables display either in split-screen mode with parking sensor data or in full-screen mode.

Pre-Flight Check for Camper Vans:

Ensure your camper van is road-ready with Alpine's customizable Pre-Flight Check feature. Tailored to your vehicle, it reminds you to perform essential checks before driving, such as shutting off gas, securing tables and doors, retracting satellite antennas, and more.

Air Condition & Heater Settings Display:

Receive visual feedback on selected interior temperature, air conditioning status, seat heating levels, and air vent configurations directly on the Alpine screen. Changes to any of these settings trigger automatic display activation for a few seconds, ensuring you stay informed.

Compatible with Many Alpine Head Units:

The APF-X303VW is compatible with a wide range of Alpine Head Units and navigation systems featuring "Vehicle Data-Bus Interface Ready" functionality, offering versatile integration options for various setups.

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