About the iDatalink KIT-FTR1 Factory System Adapter
Install a new radio in your Ford truck
Install a new radio in your Ford truck
You bought a 2015-up Ford pickup — it's a great vehicle, but its dashboard makes it difficult to upgrade the factory radio. The iDatalink KIT-FTR1 factory system adapter (along with the Maestro ADS-MRR module, sold separately) gives you everything you need to install an aftermarket double-DIN (4" tall) stereo and wire it up to your Ford pickup with its 4.3" My Ford radio. With any car stereo, this package retains your amplifier and backup camera (if equipped), along with your steering wheel audio controls.
iDatalink to the rescue
Install an iDatalink-compatible car stereo from Alpine, JVC, Kenwood, or Pioneer, and you'll also retain your truck's SYNC features, including hands-free calling and music streaming. You'll also retain the fader control and full functionality of your factory amplifier, along with your rear seat entertainment system (if present). You can set up gauges on your new car stereo's touchscreen to check engine performance and other vehicle data, such as tire pressure, battery voltage, and "door ajar" warnings. You'll be able to choose which gauges you'd like to appear on the screen, and you'll even be able to check the engine codes when a warning light comes on.
- allows you to install a double-DIN radio in your Ford truck (also requires the Maestro ADS-MRR module)
- includes dash kit, wiring harness, and other wiring
- retains steering wheel controls, backup camera, and factory amp turn on with any car stereo
- extra features with an iDatalink-compatible radio
- SYNC (including USB port, Aux input, and Bluetooth)
- factory amp (fader control and DSP)
- rear seat entertainment system
- visual park assist, tire pressure display, voltage display, and more
- warranty: 1 year
- Our 60-day money-back guarantee
- MFR # KIT-FTR1
What's in the box:
- Radio housing
- Vehicle harness
- Backup camera harness
- Rubber mat
- 2 Side brackets
- Bottom bracket
- 2 Control board covers
- 2 Pocket screws
- Four M5 x 20mm screws
- Three M6 x 12mm screws
- Four M5 washers
- Three M6 washers
- Quick Start Guide
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Ford F-Series OEM Integration Dash Kit & Vehicle Harness: The iDatalink Maestro KIT-FTR1 consists of an OEM integration dash kit and vehicle harness designed specifically for select 2015+ Ford F-Series trucks with the 4.3-inch "My Ford" factory radio. The KIT-FTR1 lets you replace the "My Ford" factory radio with an iDatalink Serial Port compatible head unit or other aftermarket head unit using the Maestro RR or RR2 Car Radio Replacement Interface module (sold separately) . Click here for a list of compatible Ford F-Series trucks.
Note: The iDatalink Maestro KIT-FTR1 requires the purchase of the iDatalink Maestro RR or RR2 (sold separately) and the download of a vehicle specific firmware from iDatalink's Weblink Desktop (for Windows and Mac).
OEM Grade Fit & Finish Kit: The KIT-FTR1 OEM integration kit features a factory grade fit & finish to match the contour and color of your vehicle's dash. In addition, the KIT-FTR1 comes with a convenient storage pocket to keep your smartphone device. The storage pocket includes flush-mounted dual USB ports, one HDMI port, and a Aux 3.5mm input for your head unit (if applicable). Both USB ports support Apple CarPlay and Android Auto functionality (with compatible headunit and phone).
Vehicle Harness: The iDatalink Maestro KIT-FTR1 includes a vehicle harness which inserts into the iDatalink Maestro RR or RR2 interface module (sold separately), plugs into your vehicle's factory radio harness, and hardwires to the harness of your new aftermarket Double-DIN receiver. The installation harness contains two Molex connectors which plug into your Ford F150's factory radio harness. On the other end of the harness are four multi-pin connectors which plug into the Maestro RR or RR2 interface module (sold separately). There is also a backup camera harness with a composite video connector which allows you to retain your vehicle's factory backup camera.
Retained Features: The follow factory features (if applicable) are retained when replacing your aftermarket head unit with a compatible iDatalink Serial Port head unit from Kenwood, JVC, Alpine, or Pioneer using the Maestro RR or RR2 Car Radio Replacement Interface module and KIT-FTR1 installation kit.
- Steering Wheel Controls
- Sync with Media Player (USB/Aux) & Bluetooth (Phone/Music)
- Analog or Digital Amp with Turn On, Fader, DSP & Gain
- Satellite Radio (external tuner only)
- Secondary Display (only in some vehicles)
- Rear Seat Entertainment
- Backup Camera + Pro Trailer Backup Assist (if factory equipped)
Note: When installing an aftermarket head unit without the iDatalink Serial Port, only steering wheel control and amplifier turn-on on are retained.
Extra Features: The follow extra features are retained when replacing your aftermarket head unit with a compatible iDatalink Serial Port head unit from Kenwood, JVC, Pioneer, or Alpine using the Maestro RR or RR2 Car Radio Replacement Interface module and KIT-FTR1 installation kit.
- Selectable Performance Gauges
- Tire Pressure Display
- Battery Voltage Display
- Read/Reset Check Engine Codes
- Door Open Status and Warning
- Visual Park Assist
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