Old 11-24-2011, 02:12 PM
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Default clip zip setup for old car

Has a cassette player. It's a 1988 mazda. Possible?
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Old 11-24-2011, 02:42 PM
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Old 11-24-2011, 02:44 PM
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Yes you can connect any 3.5mm jack equipment to your car stereo via the tape deck with a MP3/CD player cassette adapter like this.

Edit: you beat me to it although if you live in a city with lots of radio stations the fm transmitter quality sucks, well it does in my town so I quickly stopped using mine.

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Old 11-24-2011, 04:22 PM
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I live between Buffalo NY and Hamilton ON. It seems to be impossible to find an unused frequency for our FM transmitter. Fortunately our main car has a cassette deck, and the cassette adapter works very well with my Clip (and Clip+ and Fuze and whatever else). But the pickup truck we share with our son only has a CD player.

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Old 11-24-2011, 04:38 PM
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thanks dudes
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Old 11-24-2011, 05:14 PM
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Default my point of view

I have used in the past, both cassete adaptor and fm transmiter
I also agree on this:
I agree with walkgood and frezz on fm method:
The FM transmiter usually gets interferences from radio station
from 87.5 to 108 (anyfrecuency) you might have to change the transmission frecuency each 10km ,what a nightmare! only works well on "far from civilization"

The casette adaptor usually has low level output, some white noise , and
looses bass and treble (<100hz and >9khz fall more than on a real tape) but is less painfull than the fm transmiter
so i'd look to dfkt link and /or google for sellers

But ATENTION:Is much more dangerours having a DAP or an smartphone
coneccter cause you loose more atention than with a built-in cd player
or cassete (sooner or later all of us begin to change folders, read the small display, etc,etc) so try to keep the end of the jack cable far from your fingers and eyes
Just like driving with a recently bought GPS
my players:
IRIVER: ifp-190 ,ifp-880 (broken), s10,t60,clix2/ COWON: u3, cowon u5,cowon s9 32gb,
: fuze v2, clip+, clipzip,LG: mffm15, mffm33, Treckstor ibeatcenso and my car's one!
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