About the iDatalink Connec KIT-MUS1 Factory Integration Adapter
Made for your Mustang
Made for your Mustang
You've got your heart set on a new touchscreen GPS receiver, but you really want to keep your Mustang's dash looking good. Now, iDatalink's KIT-MUS1 factory integration package (along with their Maestro RR adapter, sold separately) gives you everything to need to install an iDatalink-ready car stereo in your dash and wire it up to your Mustang. Best of all, you'll retain the use of your steering wheel audio controls, climate controls, and the Ford SYNC™ system, plus add some very cool features along the way.
A fit in the dash
iDatalink's KIT-MUS1 integration adapter includes a dash console that matches the fit and finish of your Mustang's dash. You'll retain the use of your Mustang's LCD display, which provides song and title information, station information, and caller ID for hands-free calling with Bluetooth®. You can operate your climate controls from your receiver's touchscreen and the customizable buttons built into the iDatalink dash console. This kit also includes two integrated USB ports that work with your receiver.
Wire it up
First, you connect the iDatalink Maestro RR adapter to your PC using its included USB cable, visit www.idatalinkmaestro.com/plugin and follow the instructions. Once you've indicated you're using the KIT-MUS1 kit and the Maestro RR has been "flashed," you're ready for the installation. Next, you'll either solder or crimp the wiring adapter that's included in this package to your new receiver's wiring, just like you would with any wiring harness or wiring adapter from Crutchfield.
The KIT-MUS1 integration adapter comes with simple plug-in connectors for the iDatalink Maestro RR adapter and your Mustang's factory wiring harness. You'll also get a mono subwoofer RCA connection which directly plugs into the subwoofer channel of your Mustang's amplifier. With Mustangs that don't have the SYNC™ system, you can use the adapter's AUX IN RCA connectors to link the Mustang's factory auxiliary input to an auxiliary input on your receiver.
The coolest part
Once you've installed the new receiver in your Mustang, you'll be able to use your receiver's touchscreen to check your tire pressure, battery voltage, and "door ajar" warnings. You'll also 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.
Compatibility Notes: The iDatalink KIT-MUS1 factory integration adapter must be used with the iDatalink Maestro RR adapter and an iDatalink-ready car stereo (sold separately). This adapter is only compatible with 2010-2014 Mustangs without the factory navigation radio.
- allows installation of select Alpine, JVC, Kenwood, Pioneer, and Sony receivers in 2010-14 Ford Mustangs (also requires the Maestro ADS-MRR module)
- retains the use of your factory steering wheel audio controls, climate controls, the factory LCD display, and the SYNC system
- includes dash console to match Ford Mustang dash
- package offers customizable climate control buttons and two USB ports
- displays engine performance data on touchscreen with select Alpine, JVC, Kenwood, Pioneer, and Sony receivers
- warranty: 1 year
- Our 60-day money-back guarantee
- MFR # KIT-MUS1
What's in the box:
iDatalink Connec KIT-MUS1 Factory Integration Adapter owner's manual
- OEM integration dash kit
- Vehicle harness
- Antenna adapter
- 2 Brackets
- Rubber mat
- 17 Interchangeable push-buttons
- 2 Screws
- Quick Start Guide
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More details on the iDatalink Connec KIT-MUS1 Factory Integration Adapter
Ford Mustang OEM Integration Dash Kit & Vehicle Harness: The iDatalink Maestro KIT-MUS1 consists of an OEM integration dash kit and vehicle harness designed specifically for the 2012-2014 Ford Mustang equipped with a factory non-navigation radio (including Shaker systems). In combination with the iDatalink Maestro RR or RR2 Car Radio Replacement Interface module (sold separately), the KIT-MUS1 lets you replace the factory non-navigation radio of your 2010-2014 Ford Mustang with an aftermarket Alpine, JVC, Kenwood, Sony, or Pioneer receiver equipped with the iDatalink Serial Port.
- Vehicle Compatibility: Click here for a list of compatible Mustang vehicles.
- Radio Compatibility: Click here for a list of compatible aftermarket radios with an iDatalink Serial Port.
Note: The iDatalink Maestro KIT-MUS1 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-MUS1 OEM integration kit features a factory grade fit & finish to match the contour and color of your vehicle's dash. This OEM integration kit lets you retain your vehicle's factory, secondary LCD screen for display of song/artist information, station identification, and Caller ID. The kit also features integrated, customizable climate control buttons and lets you adjust your climate controls from your compatible Alpine, JVC, Kenwood, Sony, or Pioneer head unit's touchscreen. In addition, the KIT-MUS1 OEM integration dash kit provides dual USB ports for your compatible Alpine, JVC, Kenwood, Sony, or Pioneer head unit. You also get a convenient pocket for storage.
Vehicle Harness: The iDatalink Maestro KIT-MUS1 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 aftermarket radio harness of your compatible Alpine, JVC, Kenwood, Sony, or Pioneer receiver. The installation harness contains three Molex connectors which plug into your Ford Mustang'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 are also front/rear/mono-sub RCA connectors, as well as a stereo auxiliary RCA connector that plug into the corresponding jacks on your compatible Alpine, JVC, Kenwood, Sony, or Pioneer head unit.
Retained Features: The following factory features (if applicable) are retained when replacing your factory radio with a compatible iDatalink Serial Port head unit from Alpine, JVC, Kenwood, Sony, or Pioneer using the Maestro RR or RR2 Car Radio Replacement Interface module and KIT-MUS1 installation package.
- Steering Wheel Controls
- Sync with Media Player (USB/Aux) & Bluetooth (Phone/Music)
- Analog or Digital Amp with Turn On, Fader, DSP & Gain
- Speed Compensated Volume
- Satellite Radio (external tuner only)
- Secondary Display
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 following extra features are retained when replacing your factory radio with a compatible iDatalink Serial Port head unit from Alpine, JVC, Kenwood, or Pioneer using the Maestro RR or RR 2Car Radio Replacement Interface module and KIT-MUS1 installation packages.
- Performances Gauges
- Vehicle Information (TPMS, Doors, Check Engine)
- Touchscreen Climate Controls
The iDatalink Connec KIT-MUS1 Factory Integration Adapter replaces these items
- full-colour touchscreen works with SYNC menu and climate controls
- retains steering wheel audio controls with any compatible car stereo
- retains balance and fade controls, factory AUX-in, and USB port
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Great quality product that looks OEM when installed. The fit and finish of the product perfectly matches the rest of the car. Paired with the Maestro RR and a Kenwood DNX890HD this is the best possible replacement for any Mustang audio system.
Zach G from Lenexa, KS