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mercedes audio systems

i work at an audio shop and in last few weeks i ve seen about 5-10 mercedeses here in the shop mostly for audio.

and there were no identical sound systems on any 2 of them.

can someone help me identify the audio systems on different year model cars?

and explain what the acronyms mean.
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That's quite a big task. Mercedes radios and tape decks were originally Becker and Blaupunkt built; in the late 1980's they also used Alpine built decks and then they jumped onto the Bose amplified speaker bandwagon as optional equipment in the 90's.

The integrated sat nav COMAND system is Bosch/Blaupunkt.
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or at least the newer ones the optical and command and regular
which car has what

and how to tell if its optical or non amplified system. by looking at the head unit?
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I am in charge of setting up audio shops and helping them understand the systems. You are welcome to call me 678-528-3443....Bryan
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COMAND is: COckpit MAnagement and Navigation Device.

What other acronyms are you looking for?

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lol my 2001 ML320 has a friggin tape player. figure that out.
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people that can afford a mercedes must be listening to self improvement audio tapes. or books on tape because they spend their whole time improving themselves and driving to important meetings. thats why you have a tape player.
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Yes, and the tape player also controls a disc changer.
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