The penalties for using a handheld mobile phone whilst driving increased on the 27th February 2007 to a £60 fine and Three Penalty Points
With the law now changed it has never been so important to have a fully installed phone kit. The introduction of Bluetooth technology now means that you need only buy one kit and have it fitted to your car but then any driver of the car with a Bluetooth phone will be able to use the system.
Car Phone Kits fitted from £129.00
If you have a Mobile Phone with Bluetooth, here are a few options for you to consider for handsfree kits.
Fiscon – Factory Style Bluetooth from £299.00 fitted including VAT
The Fiscon system offers full integration into the factory display, steering wheel controls and navigation screen to give factory standard appearance and operation. Currently available for Volkswagon, Audi, Skoda and Mercedes.
Parrot CK3000 £160.00 fitted including VAT*
This entry level phone kit is suitable for most Bluetooth handsets. The simple dash mount button allows you to make and receive calls.
Parrot CK3100 £180.00 fitted including VAT*
Currently the most popular car kit on the market. Suitable for most Bluetooth handsets, giving you the feature of browsing your phone book without touching your phone. This phone kit allows up to five different handsets to be ‘paired’ to it, so its ideal for vehicles with multiple users.
Parrot CK3200 £199.00 fitted including VAT*
This phone kit features a colour LCD. You can personalise your kit by selecting from its hifi ringtones and colour wallpapers. This kit allows you to store your contacts in its memory. The voice recognition feature allows you to dial numbers by stating contacts name eg. ‘call home’. If you have photo’s stored with your phone contacts they will also be displayed. The kit allows up to five different phones to be ‘paired’ to it, again ideal for vehicles with multiple users.
Parrot MKi9200 £220.00 fitted including VAT
This system has been dedicated to conversation and music in car with a colour 2.4″ screen. It has been made for iPod an dworks with iPhone. The wireles remote control can be positioned on the steering wheel or dashboard and allows the driver to control all the funtion of the MKi 9200. In additon to normal telephone functions such as pick-up, hang-up and dual calls, the kit includes functios like automatic phonebook synchronisation, training free multi-speaker voice recognition, speech synthesis of the names in the phonebook, contact management, call records etc. The menus and phoneboko are also audible for easier, more intuitive use.
Bury CC 9060 £220.00 fitted including VAT
This is a premium universal Bluetooth handsfree kit. The system includes a touchscreen with light sensor and voice control. The system will even read out text messages. The kit allows up to 10 handsets to be ‘paired’ to it, and will store up to 15,000 contacts.
If your looking to upgrade the radio in your vehicle and add a phone kit, the following radio offers a solution to your problem.
Kenwood DNX 5240BT Special Offer Price £999.00 fitted including VAT
This unit is ideal if you want to replace the radio or screen in your vehicle. The unit features a 6.1″ Colour screen, has built in Parrot Bluetooth technology, a USB input and Full European Navigation. With this option there will be no need for additional screens or an addional phone kit to be fitted as it is all built into the unit.
Sony MEX BT2700 £149.00 including VAT
This unit replaces the radio in your vehicle. It has built in handsfree bluetooth and a built in microphone. It features an aux input on the front of the radio for direct connection of your portable music player. It comes complete with infrared remote controller.
For other makes and options please contact us for information, displayed are just a few options.
*Certain cars require an additional lead to interface with the car at an extra cost