Overview: The Terk XMDALP100 is
a Smart Digital Adapter which allows you to control the Terk XMDirect Universal
XM Satellite Radio tuner (item 209XMD1000, sold separately) with a compatible, XM Satellite-ready Alpine car stereo receiver.
The adapter includes a cable with an Ai-NET input connection, so an Ai-NET
device, such as a CD changer, can be used along with the XMD1000 XM Satellite
Note: Please check the
compatibility list below to see if your Alpine receiver will work with this
Connections: The adapter is
designed to be installed in-line between an XMD1000 XM tuner and a compatible Alpine
receiver. Two cables are included to connect the XMDALP100 adapter to the XMD1000
tuner, and one cable is included to connect the XMDALP100 adapter to an Alpine
- Adapter to Tuner Cables:
- Audio Cable: A 40"
stereo RCA cable carries satellite radio audio from the tuner to the
- Control Cable: A 40" P13
(8-pin DIN) cable passes control commands from the
adapter to the tuner.
- Adapter to Alpine Receiver
- One one end, this cable has a single male 16-pin Molex plug (plugs into
the adapter), and the other end splits into two branches: a 20" branch
has a right angle
male Alpine Ai-NET connector (plugs into a compatible Alpine receiver), and a 13"
branch is terminated with a female Alpine Ai-NET input connector, which allows you
to connect another Alpine Ai-NET compatible component, such as a CD changer.
Installation Note: Because of
cable lengths, the XMDALP100 should be installed behind the dash within 2-3 feet
of the XMD1000 tuner.
Head Unit Compatibility:
The adapter packaging includes a list of compatible Alpine receivers. As new
models are introduced, the number of compatible receivers will grow. The current
list of compatible receivers includes:
Compatible Alpine Receivers
Compatible with Ai-Net Multi
Changer/Versatile Link Adapter: The Terk
XMDALP100 is compatible with the Alpine
KCA-410C Ai-Net Multi Changer/Versatile Link Adapter.
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