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Old 05-29-2009, 06:11 PM   #1
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in dash screen

What do you guys think of an in dash flip out monitor, and how hard would it be to run the a/v inputs into the glove box, without leaving any wires hanging.

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Old 05-29-2009, 10:39 PM   #2
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I installed a Kenwood kvt512 about a week ago into my 2005 325i. I love it. It was really easy to install and running wires was really easy. I used a coat hanger to feed the wires through an opening. Only semi-hard thing was fitting all the wires behind the hu. Really tight space. I had to take out the vents above it and the climate control to have some more room. But it is manageable. Ill take some pictures tomorrow when I get the chance.
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Old 05-30-2009, 12:26 PM   #3
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They are okay. If you do, get the centered bezel, not that ugly one that shifts to the left.

Maybe not your cup of tea, but I would go with the double din. You compromise the OEM look with the flip out, plus it covers your AC/Heater vents when deployed from the unit.
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Old 05-30-2009, 03:28 PM   #4
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^ better covering up the vents than cutting them up
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Old 06-20-2009, 08:00 PM   #5
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^ better covering up the vents than cutting them up
as someone who has their vents covered up when the screen it flipped up I disagree. I'd rather have some air than none.
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