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Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 01-14-2011, 10:46 AM
Replies: 60
Views: 3,276
Posted By thejames
Heh, no, far from standard. I work in transport...

Heh, no, far from standard. I work in transport and go right round the clock, hence our need to use it. I forget not everyone 'gets' it.

I certainly wouldn't use it to book a restaurant. It's bad...
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 01-14-2011, 09:56 AM
Replies: 60
Views: 3,276
Posted By thejames
My job's timetabled to the half minute. Someone...

My job's timetabled to the half minute. Someone asks me the time, and I'd reply, say, "seventeen oh four and half" without a second thought... Don't half get some strange looks :lol:
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 01-14-2011, 04:04 AM
Replies: 60
Views: 3,276
Posted By thejames
What's so bad about the 24hr clock anyway?

What's so bad about the 24hr clock anyway?
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 01-08-2011, 05:13 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,816
Posted By thejames
Yup. You can always just buy speakers that fit in...

Yup. You can always just buy speakers that fit in the holes. And cross your fingers that they won't foul anywhere, or need custom mounts etc. And then just re-wire all your speaker cabling. That's...
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 01-07-2011, 11:19 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,601
Posted By thejames
Looks solid. The sills slide off apparently....

Looks solid.

The sills slide off apparently.

I recently had to run a bunch of wires from front to back and there was no need to remove the sill at all. Just push up and under and tuck the wires...
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 01-07-2011, 10:14 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,816
Posted By thejames
If I was in the States, I'd be looking at...

If I was in the States, I'd be looking at Bavarian Soundwerks' Stage one kit for $600. Plug n' play.

http://www.bavsound.com/
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 01-05-2011, 03:51 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 5,977
Posted By thejames
You can always wait for the latest and greatest,...

You can always wait for the latest and greatest, but you'd never buy anything!

No regrets for me. I got my choice of (built in) sat nav software, my rear view camera (finished today :D ), ipod,...
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 01-05-2011, 07:44 AM
Replies: 796
Views: 319,701
Posted By thejames
Not sure why I was struggling with that! Cheers...

Not sure why I was struggling with that! Cheers Darkoz, appreciated.
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 01-05-2011, 02:15 AM
Replies: 796
Views: 319,701
Posted By thejames
What's the easiest way to add favourites, without...

What's the easiest way to add favourites, without actually being there?

For Primo, running the Gurjon skin. Cheers :thumbup:
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 01-05-2011, 02:13 AM
Replies: 2,191
Views: 516,756
Posted By thejames
For anyone who's not yet tried it... MP3's on a...

For anyone who's not yet tried it... MP3's on a DVD work really, really well. I got 44 albums on one DVD. It even auto-resumes after switching the engine off/on.

I don't think it sounds quite as...
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 01-04-2011, 02:26 PM
Replies: 796
Views: 319,701
Posted By thejames
Shark: Grab the maps from here -...

Shark: Grab the maps from here - http://www.igo-maps.info/eu.php

I'm using the Navteq maps - Q2 full Europe. IIRC, they're better than teleatlas. I just downloaded and used the UK bits.

No...
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 01-03-2011, 05:51 PM
Replies: 2,191
Views: 516,756
Posted By thejames
Todd, check the primo thread. There's a small...

Todd, check the primo thread. There's a small section you can add to your sys.txt that boosts the Nav volume.
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 01-03-2011, 05:48 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,601
Posted By thejames
It's surprisingly easy. Glovebox out, and tuck...

It's surprisingly easy. Glovebox out, and tuck wires under sill. No need to remove them or any carpet.
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 01-03-2011, 12:52 AM
Replies: 312
Views: 144,810
Posted By thejames
My cam is an external unit with a butterfly...

My cam is an external unit with a butterfly bracket. It screwed into the underside of the handle pull but I then had to get the cable into the car. The second hole was probably unnecessary but just...
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 01-02-2011, 02:58 PM
Replies: 796
Views: 319,701
Posted By thejames
Tried Darkoz's upload? ...

Tried Darkoz's upload?

http://forum.e46fanatics.com/showpost.php?p=12496478&postcount=104
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 01-02-2011, 01:40 PM
Replies: 312
Views: 144,810
Posted By thejames
All the boot lid stuff is now wired. It's not...

All the boot lid stuff is now wired. It's not that tough... just take some thought.

I don't think you have much chance of pulling any plugs through that hose - it's very tight. Instead, I chopped...
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 01-02-2011, 06:57 AM
Replies: 312
Views: 144,810
Posted By thejames
Right, I was hoping to fit mine today. Just been...

Right, I was hoping to fit mine today. Just been out for a final look... how the hell do you get the cables through the rubber hose?!

Appreciate any advice! Cheers.
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 12-31-2010, 09:19 AM
Replies: 2,191
Views: 516,756
Posted By thejames
Just an addendum to the bits I mentioned above....

Just an addendum to the bits I mentioned above. Strongly recommend people give nDrive a go if they can get their hands on it. Looks fairly basic but it's really quick (much higher framerate than...
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 12-29-2010, 03:10 PM
Replies: 2,191
Views: 516,756
Posted By thejames
Zippers... WTF do you do in your car?! :lmao: ...

Zippers... WTF do you do in your car?! :lmao:

Now I'm back to work - and the car's no longer snowed in! - I've had the chance to actually play with the unit properly.

-Primo seems the best nav...
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 12-29-2010, 04:28 AM
Replies: 796
Views: 319,701
Posted By thejames
Wings: it's possible you have an error in your...

Wings: it's possible you have an error in your sys.txt... anything in there incorrectly pointing at a content folder?
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 12-19-2010, 12:43 PM
Replies: 2,191
Views: 516,756
Posted By thejames
Jase: Register on the Dynavin Forum. Check...

Jase: Register on the Dynavin Forum.

Check this thread.

http://dynavin.freeforums.org/tomtom-7-91x-xxxx-t60-50.html

Read it through until you find Squigly's post where you can DL...
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 12-19-2010, 12:40 PM
Replies: 824
Views: 211,738
Posted By thejames
Album art didn't work for me either. Worked in...

Album art didn't work for me either. Worked in Coreplayer though. Actually really liked CorePlayer, though it did crash on me a couple of times.
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 12-17-2010, 08:02 AM
Replies: 2,191
Views: 516,756
Posted By thejames
Codger: I've found the USB to be painfully slow....

Codger: I've found the USB to be painfully slow. Not sure how user-friendly it is without the winCE hack, but audio via the microSD card (GPS-side) is miles quicker to "initialise" and navigate.
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 12-17-2010, 07:59 AM
Replies: 824
Views: 211,738
Posted By thejames
I've been playing around with music files on the...

I've been playing around with music files on the SD card. Seems much better than using a USB stick through the DVD side. Few questions for anyone else using this method...

*Is there a "less crude"...
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 12-13-2010, 05:25 AM
Replies: 824
Views: 211,738
Posted By thejames
petrut: Just sent you an email. Others: This...

petrut: Just sent you an email.

Others: This looks really good. Really opens up what you can do with the unit. Just waiting to complete the wifi hack part now! :D
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