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Perfect F.I.T. Installation Package: BThe Alpine in-dash
navigation receivers with an 8" LCD touchscreen will not fit a standard
Single-DIN or Double-DIN dash opening. To accommodate this large screen in your
vehicle's dash, Alpine offers a line of Perfect Factory Integration Technology (F.I.T.)
packages specifically for these receivers. Alpine's Perfect F.I.T. installation
packages allow the Alpine navigation receiver with 8" LCD touchscreen to fit
seamlessly into select vehicle dashes. Perfect F.I.T. is designed to
cosmetically match the shape, color and texture of the vehicle's interior.
Vehicle Compatibility: The Alpine KTX-M38 Perfect F.I.T.
installation package allows seamless integration of the Alpine 8" LCD touchscreen navigation head unit in select 2010-up Mazda 3 vehicles (with or
without Bose). As
always, please consult Crutchfield's
Outfit My Car to verify fit with your vehicle.
OEM-Like Appearance: The KTX-M38 Perfect F.I.T.
installation package has been specifically fitted and engineered to fit select
2010-up Mazda 3 vehicles perfectly. It comes with a specially formed OEM-grade, high
quality/high strength ABS plastic radio housing that is color matched to the
dash. This allows the unit to precisely fit not only the vehicle, but also the
Alpine 8" LCD touchscreen navigation receiver. In addition, extra care is taken to match
the factory dash's shape, texture, and color ensuring a more OEM-like
appearance. Unlike traditional universal dash kits, the Alpine Perfect F.I.T.
packages include direct fit OEM-like brackets to ensure sturdy support and
accurate positioning of the radio in your vehicle's dash.
Vehicle+Radio Harness: This Perfect F.I.T. installation
package comes with a radio replacement interface and vehicle+radio harness for
simple installation between the Alpine 8" LCD touchscreen receiver and your 2010-up Mazda 3. You
get all the necessary harnesses and adapters in the box to install the Alpine
8" LCD touchscreen navigation receiver in your vehicle. The vehicle+radio
harness contains a large Molex connector which plugs into your Mazda 3's factory
radio harness. On the other end of the harness are 16-pin and 24-pin connectors
which plug into the the back of the Alpine 8" LCD touchscreen navigation receiver. In
addition, you will need to make two hardwired connections between the supplied
vehicle+radio harness and your vehicle's Parking brake (Yellow/blue) and Foot
Retained Factory Features: For 2010-up Mazda 3 vehicles with
factory steering wheel audio controls, the KTX-M38 retains the capability to
control the Alpine 8" LCD touchscreen navigation receiver's volume, source, and playback
controls through the factory steering wheel controls. There is no additional
programming required, simply plug & play. The KTX-M38 will also retain your
vehicle's factory back-up camera. If your Mazda 3 is equipped with
a factory Multi-Function Display (MFD) it will remain fully functional. In
addition, factory Bluetooth is retained.