Stereo MUST have one of the following buttons - CHR/AUX/SAT buttonUSB Connection:
GROM USB car adapter kit connects USB 2.0 device such as flash drive, external hard drive
or mass storage device to the stock
stereo for music playback and integrated controls.
Control the music through factory
car stereo or steering wheel controls, see titles where applicable, browse by folders.iPhone / iPod/ iPad USB car integration:
Connect your Apple device to the
factory car stereo via USB port.
Play music, control from car stereo or steering wheel, and charge at the same time.
Use standard USB to Apple Lightning connector cable. All iPod Touch, iPhone, iPad with Lightning style cable are compatible.
iPhone, iTouch, and iPad with 30-pin style cable are compatible.
(iPod video, iPod photo, iPod classic, iPod shuffle, iPod mini with 30-pin connectors are not compatible.) Bluetooth add-on (sold separately):
Make hands free phone calls (HFP), stream music from your smartphone to the
factory car stereo,
control music with the car stereo or steering wheel controls with
GROM Bluetooth Dongle
Android and iPhone smartphones and most music streaming apps are supported. Works with iPhone and Android Smartphones.
Aux 3.5mm phone jack connection to
car stereo for any additional audio source
such as DVD, MP3 player, XM and more.Available with plus 5V charging option via AUX-In 3.5mm and 5V USB charging cable
The GROM adapter for Subaru can have SAT (satellite) or CDC (CD changer) emulation.
SAT emulation is applicable to the satellite compatible vehicles within USA only.
For vehicles outside of USA please use CDC emulation.
The following car stereos are tested and supported : GX-806EF2, GX-201JE, GX-201LE, GX-201LH, GX-203JE, GX-204LE, P-206 UNB.
If you do not see you stereo listed - please contact us. We also offer 30-days money back quaratee if the adapter is not compatible.
Radio model FXDD07EF2 is not compatible
Automotive grade USB extension cable with latch-style connectors
Operating Temperature: -40C - +85 C (-50F - 200 F)
Operating current: ~220mA
Standby current: ~1mA
SN Ratio: 95dB
DAC resolution: NA
Distortion: < 0.01%
Dimensions: W / H / D - 60* 73 * 20 mm
Enclosure: Black metal
Subaru Forester 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 (must have CHR/AUX/SAT button**)Subaru Impreza 2008 2009 2010 2011 (must have CHR/AUX/SAT button**)Subaru Impreza WRX 2012 2013 2014 (must have CHR/AUX/SAT button**)Subaru Legacy 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 (must have CHR/AUX button, non-US models only*)Subaru Legacy 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 (must have SAT button, not compatib. with PE669UI)Subaru Liberty 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 (must have CHR/AUX button, non-US models only*)Subaru Outback 2004 2005 2006 (must have CHR/AUX button, non-US models only*)Subaru Outback 2007 2008 2009 (must have CHR/AUX/SAT button**)Subaru Tribeca 2006 2007 2008 2009 (must have CHR/AUX/SAT button**)Details and Limitations:
*MUST have one of the following buttons - CHR or AUX, compatible with non-US models only
**MUST have one of the following buttons - CHR/AUX/SAT button, compatible with the models within and outside US
1. Radio model FXDD07EF2, Macintosh stereo and Navigation stereo for Subarus are not compatible
2. Compatible stereo models include: GX-806EF2, GX-201JE, GX-201LE, GX-201LH, GX-203JE, GX-204LE, P-206 UNB, 86201AG67B
Standard package include:
- Car stereo adapter in metal enclosure
- Vehicle specific harness
- Automotive grade USB Type A Male / Type A Female 3FT cable
- Operation manual
Optional accessories (purchase separately):
- GROM Bluetooth Dongle for hands free calling and wireless playback (GROM-BTD)
- AUX 3.5mm cable for any MP3 player, mobile phone, XM, etc. (35USB)
We ship internationally. For rates and delivery times please see this chart
- 30 days money back guarantee
- 1 yr replacement warranty
Q.: What USB devices can I connect to the USB port of GROM-USB3 car kit?
A.: You can connect USB stick/flash drive, iPhone/iPod/iPad via USB cable. All iPod Touch, iPhone, iPad with Lightning style cable are compatible. iPhone, iTouch, and iPad with 30-pin style cable are compatible.
(iPod video, iPod photo, iPod classic, iPod shuffle, iPod mini with 30-pin connectors are not compatible.) Q.: Will USB port also charge my iPhone / iPod / iPad, while playing the music?
A.: Yes it will charge your iPhone / iPod / iPad while playing the music.Q.: If I also use GROM Bluetooth Dongle (GROM-BTD), and the phone call comes in, will USB music pause automatically?
A.: If you connected your device via USB, and Bluetooth at the same time, the music that is playing over USB will pause upon the phone call.Q.: Will by CD changer keep working?
A.: Buld-in CD changer will keep working, external will be disconnected. Note for NIS02U3 model you will need to physically disconnect SAT/XM tuner for GROM to work.
For more questions about GROM-USB3 functionality please visit GROM-USB3 FAQ page