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Old 05-03-2010, 09:19 PM   #1
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Navigation in sunglasses bin/ashtray?

I looking around the other night and i came across what was claimed to be an OEM part that goes in place of the sunglass bin, and the ashtray. It was just a flat peice, and they had cut it to where their 7" navigation would fit behind it seemlessly. I have looked and looked and looked, google, this form, yahoo, and I can not find it..
Now the question here is where would I find the part to buy? And OEM isn't a big deal to me, I'm just looking for a way to put a CarPC in cheaply, I already have the computer and I just need this peice and a 7" touch screen.
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Old 05-03-2010, 09:20 PM   #2
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you would have to relocate DCS and such.
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Old 05-03-2010, 10:32 PM   #3
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I'm aware of that. Installation time is no issue, so I could figure something out for that.
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Old 05-03-2010, 11:29 PM   #4
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contact SNA77...he did this mod:

diy is here:


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Old 05-04-2010, 03:59 AM   #5
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ive got one for sale


youd need to wire it for power, i was going to figure something out but i never got any part of my carpc project off my desk and into my car besides the aux in lol

ill take 300 shipped for it

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ashtray, carpc, navigation, sunglass tray

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