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Gateway 500 Lite (MOST)

Product code: GWL1MO1

  • J. Where to find the factory CD changer?

    CD changer:  It is mostly in the trunk, sometimes in the glove box, in rare cases in the center console. If the CD changer connection was too far in the car, then you can use the optical extension kit...

  • K. Installation options

    Generally, there are two ways to install the Gateway: If the car does not have a CD changer: you install the Gateway as last device in the optical ring of the car. In other words: you install the Gate...

  • L. Coding, programming

    Where to do the coding and/or installation: at service stations or by Dension installer partners (www.dension.com/automotive/where-to-buy) Mercedes and Porsche require coding of the CD changer option,...

  • M. Blue indicator LED

    In case if you also have the optional accessory AUX-Box (EXT1AB1). If you see that the blue LED on the AUX-Box is lighting constantly: it means the Gateway is in active mode and if the installation wa...

  • N. Charging smartphones

    If it is possible it depends on more factors: The Gateway needs to add enough power (Gateway 500 Lite has 0.5 Amp power output) The matching cable version needs to be used (in case of iPhone with Ligh...

  • O. Function of CD1-CD6 (or buttons 1-6)

    The CD changer protocol is what the Gateway uses, so that the car can recognize it. This protocol is a little limited, therefore you only have the Next/Previous track buttons and CD1-CD6 (buttons 1-6)...