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Kenwood KDC-148 In Dash CD Receiver - KDC-148

Abt Model: KDC148 | UPC Code: 019048190963
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Kenwood KDC-148 In Dash CD Receiver - KDC148

You can stay within your budget and still enjoy some nice perks with Kenwood's KDC-148 CD receiver. Not only will you get a strong built-in amplifier that delivers plenty of clean power, but you can also shape the sound with a 3-band equalizer and a potent bass boost. Switchable red or blue button illumination lets you match the cosmetics to your car's dashboard, and there's a remote control for quick volume and system adjustments.

User-friendly controls

The receiver's well-designed control panel features a handy dial that gives you instant access to all major functions, with a bright 11-digit fluorescent display for song and system information. You can play your prerecorded and recordable CDs, even discs filled with MP3 or WMA music files. "Search" and "Return" buttons let you zip through your MP3 and WMA files, so you can find the song you want in a flash. If you've got a portable music player, this receiver features an handy illuminated auxiliary input.

Adding an amp?

A set of preamp outputs allows easy connection to an outboard amplifier. If you're adding a subwoofer, you can switch the outputs to sub mode, activating a low-pass filter and level adjustment so you can control the bass from the front seat.



  • CD receiver with AM/FM tuner
  • Built-in MOSFET amplifier (22 watts RMS/50 peak x 4 channels)
  • Plays CDs, CD-Rs, and CD-RW discs including discs loaded with MP3 and WMA music files
  • Detachable face with 11-digit LCD display and switchable illumination (red or blue)
  • Remote control


  • System Q Sound Control (6 EQ curves and a 3-band equalizer)
  • Bass boost
  • Low-pass filter and subwoofer level control


  • Inputs: front-panel auxiliary input
  • Outputs: 2-channel preamp outputs (switchable to subwoofer mode)



  • Chassis Size Code IEJ
  • RMS Power Output 22 watts
  • Peak Output 50 watts
  • RMS Power Bandwidth 20-20kHz
  • Preamp Outputs 2-channel
  • Switchable Rear Preamp Outputs
  • Preamp Voltage 2 volts
  • Display Color White
  • Key Button Color Red or Blue
  • EQ Bands 3
  • Wireless Remote
  • Security Detachable face


  • AUX Input Front


  • FM Sensitivity 9.3 dBf
  • FM Presets 18
  • AM Presets 6


  • CD Frequency Response 20-20kHz
  • CD Signal-to-Noise 93 dB
  • MP3 Disc Playback
  • WMA Disc Playback

Approximate Weight:

  • Unit: 2 lbs
  • Shipping: 3 lbs

Warranty Information:

  • Manufacturer Warranty (authorized online retailer): 1 Year Parts And Labor
Key Features
CD Receiver With AM/FM Tuner/ Built-In MOSFET Amplifier/ Plays CDs, CD-Rs, And CD-RW Discs Including Discs Loaded With MP3 And WMA Music Files/ Detachable Face With 11-Digit LCD Display And Switchable Illumination/ Remote Control/ Black Finish
More reasons to buy the Kenwood KDC-148 from Abt Electronics
  • Abt.com is an authorized dealer (Learn More).
  • The Kenwood KDC-148 is Brand New.
  • The Kenwood KDC-148 Ships in a Factory Sealed Box.
  • Abt ships this product for free!
TypeCD Receiver
iPod/iPhone ConnectionNo
Bluetooth Hands Free CallingNo
USB InputNo
AUX InputFront
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