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Thanks...been looking. Your thoughts. Will an ebay factory premium amp work if installed in a RRS that currently have the base system? Do I need to be concerned with anything?
parts link is where I bought mine from they sell on eBay I called them direct and got all the speakers and amp sub etc together. They were very pleasant and easy to work with.
 

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Hello everyone! Yes, I'm a newbie (novice) at anything RR. Just bought a 2014 RRS SE "with the base system installed"...needless to say, HELP! Reading many of the posts' and using the wiring diagrams; installing the additional mids and upgrading the lows seems pretty straight forward.

My question is with upgrading the amp. If I replace the base amp with mid-level amp, will it play all the speakers, including the newly installed mids, or do I need to have the system programmed? This is huge for me...I don't wan to go aftermarket for anything if I don't have to. THANKS ALL for your assistance. ALSO, WHERE IS A GOOD PLACE TO PURCHASE OEM (NEW OR USED)?

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The mids in the front doors require additional wiring in the door harness for those to work.
 

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Hi All, I am upgrading my base audio system on my '16 RRS. I have purchased the upgraded 850W amp as well as the factory Meridian sub. Does anyone have any experience installing the factory sub, as I am unable to locate any "pre-wired" connecting wires. I have attached images of my current install. Any assistance would be much appreciated!!
 

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As I noted in the above install story I ordered the pins for 1 and 13 and only later after reviewing the wiring diagram those were incorrect and I needed 3 and 18. The good news is that pins 3 ands 18 used the same pin as #1. #13 is a much larger pin as you can see it below with the blue lead wire.







Also interesting to note that some of these parts are the same between Jaguar and Range Rover, however, the Jag part is cheaper!!
Thank you for the above information! Can you please confirm the part numbers for the pins are 418430 and 41854917.

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I just picked up my 2017 Randy Rover sport diesel! Aweso,e ride but the base stereo sucks, what’s my solution to upgrade to the premium signature meridian? Can I replace amp and speakers by plug n play meridian premium equipment? I don’t don’t want to get into aftermarket or running wires.
 

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Where did people get the red lead for the plug connector? Jaguar Land Rover Pre-Terminated Lead (part number 418430) as suggested earlier isn’t available anywhere...
 

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Just finished upgrading from super 8 to 19 speaker system. It was easy and all plug and play following all steps on this thread! Night and day sound!! I however did not use the OBDII tool to unlock meridian settings. Happy with the sound as is might look into in in the future....
 

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Upgraded and installed all my speaker and sub and it sounds incredible! Just need to wire the front mids. Could someone please tell me where to source the pin from to connect into main door connector?
 

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Upgraded and installed all my speaker and sub and it sounds incredible! Just need to wire the front mids. Could someone please tell me where to source the pin from to connect into main door connector?
I bought the wire connector from RoverJaguarParts.com
Part # 418430
 

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Local shop did an Audison upgrade for my base system. AP F8.9 bit-24V | Audison - car audio processors, amplifiers and speakers. with audition speakers. Given the budgets I have seen for the Meridian system upgrade, I am glad I went this way. Great sound that is tunable to your preference. Check it out. All fit in the stock RRS spots. BTW I have an amp I replaced with a back left front channel for cheap.
 

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Just finished upgrading from super 8 to 19 speaker system. It was easy and all plug and play following all steps on this thread! Night and day sound!! I however did not use the OBDII tool to unlock meridian settings. Happy with the sound as is might look into in in the future....
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Did you fit the Center speaker in the dash and the rear parcel shelve speakers? ill be upgrading from a 380w meridian system to the 825w. Due to the fact mines the base meridian I already have the mids in the doors and sub, it’s just lacking the punch.
i’d like to fit the Center dash speaker and the shelf speakers in case I also want to mess with the ccf at a later date.
I know the op said the Center dash speaker wasn’t pre wired. Was this the same on yours ?
 
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