Car kit for Audi A4

Hi All
I am looking for a decent bluetooth car kit to fit a 2002 model Audi A4.
I was interested in the Parrot CK3000 model. A few questions:
Has anyone installed a car kit into an Audi and used the radio mute and/or
connected the sound through the cars own speakers? Is it fairly easy or are there any gotchas?
Can the Parrot be connected to an external aerial?
Anyone recommend an alternative car kit solution? I have an SE t68i and will probably be changing this for a z600 soon.
Thanks in advance.
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i thought i would answer this with my review of the thing:- In the box it came with:- Black Main Unit 2 Sets of cables (one for speakers + separate mute, one for powers) Microphone Button (Red LED Hangup , Green LED Dial)
Install in a peugeot speakers installation is fairly easy (it uses existing car speakers) pull the ISO plug from the back of the CD player plug into the unit then get the plug of the unit plug it back to the CD players.
As for the power depend on the country. In AU my model had Black, Red +12V, Orange +12V Accessories and a Yellow Mute. With the +12V and Black Earth is easy to find with a multimeter or a tester, as for the mute i have to do quite a bit of diging thro the net to find out which pin is the mute for my OEM CD player (NB: i only need this for completness since you dont really need the mute because the speaker is pass through the unit so it will fade the music out when phone in use)
I know in europe they have ISO plug straight in and out of your CD player as describe above for power and mute, lot of users had problem with retaining memory when switch off the car, this is because some car the Permanent +12V and Accessories +12V pins switch position.
When all that is done, i hide the unit behind the glove box, run the mic and the button to where i need, plug them all into the unit and ready to test it.
No external Antenas, since the phone is not physical connected to the unit its not needed, reception depends on the phone.
I switch on the car, the female voice (with a nice french accent..hehehe) came on "please pair device" or something like that... oki i forgot about setting in the T68i
On the T68i i go to connect menu > Bluetooth > Option > Operation Mode > On Option > Phone Name > T68i Back out to Bluetooth Menu > Discover > See the 'Parrot CK 3000' > Click that > Pair > Connection key > 1234
Then voice came on again, "pairing suceed" and then "Your phone book is being downloaded" this you will see the status bar on the T68i now, could take a while depend on how many contacts you have.
When thats all done, back out to the connection menu > Accessories (or from outside the main screen press and hold thumb stick left) > choose Parrot Menu if connection sucessful there are futher menu, they all self explanatory, just follow 'HER' voice instructions to set all the keywords and names. Use wordspotting you can answer and hangup and call without even touching a button. Choice a unique keyword, i first choose "phone" to turn it on, and everytime the radio has an ads "phone now and recieve.." ... *beep* "word not recorded" ... or a song "i call you on the telephone ... *beep* "word not recorded"...
Now i leave the T68i Bluetooth on 24/7 and battery drain isnt much as i thought, i can hardly notice different.
Little note for Nokia users, it wont be as fancy as describe above, when phone go near the CK3000 it turn into a handfree ear set., that about it, no voice inctruction, phone book sycn, no voice training everything is done by the nokia, the CK3000 unit just sit there like a dumb plug in ear piece hand free.
cheers

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I bought this Parrot a few months ago, to fit into an Audi S4. It's still in the box... Essentially, if you have the Bose stereo (as I have), then you'll have problems. It's because it uses a seperate amp which is in your boot, nowhere near your head unit. It ends up meaning that it cannot use your existing speakers and you have to buy and fit another one somewhere. When I had it wired up, it seemed to be working, muted the stereo, but you couldn't hear anything. I haven't got around to progressing it much further. It seems that US spec A4s often have a seperate phone speaker in the door, ready for you to connect into, but European ones do not. If you don't have the Bose stereo then it should be straight forward and work quite well, but then I don't actually have experience of that.
andyt
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Andy Turner wrote:

Andy - just what I needed to know. I have a Bose system as well, so that kicks the Parrot idea in to touch!
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wrote:

move it from car to car, works well in my BMW- won't mute the radio/Hi Fi but its only the click of a button.
Roger
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Roger wrote:

Roger - interested to hear how this compares to a headset? I cant see any advantages but then I havent used it & you have!
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Hi from Spain. All I can tell you is: I have an A4 (2000 model) and my Sony Ericsson T68i works OK with a Nokia Carkit 112 bluetooth and my Kenwood (radio/CD). CU
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