Volkswagen radio installation guidefor MK5 MK6 Golf GTI Jetta Passat CC EOS Tiguan
This is a aftermarket radio installation guide for the vehicles below. Dont miss our installation videos on the bottom of the page.
To determine the parts you need the fist things you need to do is figure out what radio you have. Below are all the radios available from 2006 onward.
Premium 7 Single CD
Premium 7 six CD
RCD310 single CD
RCD 510 6 CD
RNS310 Mini Navigation
RNS 510 Navigation
The kits come in 2 differnt coats. High quality uncoated black and a matte black coat. The "premuim 7 6CD" and "MFD2 Navigation" look better with the matte coating. The rest of the cars look better with the black coating. Sometimes if you put interior protectant on the dash board the radios that are supposed to use matte look better with the black trim.
There a 3 possible antenna adapters. All 3 turn convert the antenna plug on your car to fit a standard aftermarket radio. They also turn on the antenna booster in your car. All the radios are listed with their matching antenna adapter.
Premium 7 Single CD AAA-VWAUD3
Premium 7 six CD AAA-VWAUD4
MFD2 Navigation AAA-VWAUD4
RCD310 single CD AAA-VWAUD5
RCD 510 Single CD AAA-VWAUD5
RNS310 Mini Navigation AAA-VWAUD5
RNS 510 Navigation AAA-VWAUD5
Radio Wiring Harness / Steering wheel control adapter
RWH-VW07: The RWH-VW07 is the basic harness converts your factory wiring into a universal ISO connector. You can use the ISO connector to connect a PNP plug and play harness (see below) or cut off the ISO connection and wire it to the wiring harness that came with your aftermarket radio. This harness will give you all your speaker wires, Constant Power and ground. This harness will NOT give you ignition. illumination, VSS, reverse parking brake or Steering wheel control integration.
SRWH-VW07-B: The SRWH-VW07 is the standard wiring harness. it converts all your speaker leads. It also has Constant 12V and ground. This unit also has a can reader that communicates with your cars computer and outputs Switched 12V, Illumination, VSS (vehicle speed sense), reverse and GWS (ground while still). GWS is our version of a parking brake wire. The wire will show 12V while the car is not moving to allow full operation for radios with screens. As soon as the adapter senses that the car is moving then the unit no longer shows ground and safety features are reactivated. (safety features vary by radio) The SRWH-VW07-B converts your factory wiring into a universal ISO connector. You can use the ISO connector to connect a PNP plug and play harness (see below) or cut off the ISO connection and wire it to the wiring harness that came with your aftermarket radio. This harness also can do the steering wheel controls with the addition of a SWCL Steering wheel control lead (see below)
SAA: We offer 2 different SAA's (Satelite radio Antenna adapter). A 20" one for radios that have sirius built in. And a 78" one for cars that have the sirius tuner under the seat. We also offer a extension cable if your sirius tuner is in your trunk.
Pocket: We also have a pocket to replace the factory CD changer or iPod adapter in the center console between the seats. If you have the CD changer or iPod dock anywhere else please call us first to verify fitment.