Utilizes the proprietary 30-pin Apple connector. Allows iPod controls through the vehicle head unit and steering wheel controls. Charges iPod when in use. Connects through the glove compartment allowing the iPod to be concealed for protection.
Requires audio head unit to be satellite ready. Premimum Audio(JBL)has embedded XM and conflicts with the iPOD Interface. Some base grade audio are not satellite ready. Either iPOD or Sat Radio can be installed, not both.