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Old 11-10-2012, 03:30 PM   #21
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Euro tray with aux cable hidden inside. I love the clean look.
wow that was quick!
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Old 11-10-2012, 03:39 PM   #22
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wow that was quick!
When I saw this thread I was already waiting for Fedex to deliver it that day. I had it deliver at work so at the end of the day, I installed it and took pics before heading home. With the cable hidden inside and behind the tray, there are no exposed cables.
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Old 12-09-2012, 05:29 PM   #23
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Can someone please show me their EURO tray setup? I want to see where you drilled the hole and there is like black cylinder thing on the side. What is that??
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Old 12-09-2012, 05:32 PM   #24
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it's a pen holder. I didn't bother drilling a hole.
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Old 12-09-2012, 05:41 PM   #25
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it's a pen holder. I didn't bother drilling a hole.
Thanks! So, it's just a wire coming out?
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Old 12-09-2012, 05:44 PM   #26
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I put a female aux input jack next to the ash tray inside of the round thing that is used to put out a cigarette.
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Old 12-09-2012, 05:47 PM   #27
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Whrre can I get the female peice that goes by the buttons?
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Old 12-09-2012, 06:09 PM   #28
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Old 12-12-2012, 10:45 AM   #29
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Anyone else got a picture of their setup?

Can someone post up their Euro tray and aux setup? I want to see the inside of the tray.

Thanks!
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Old 12-12-2012, 12:04 PM   #30
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What else do you need? The euro tray is open in the back enough to fit cables through. Route the aux cable on the side of the center console trim, then you'll have access to it when you remove cupholders/euro tray. Pull the cable, then route it through the back of the euro tray. Snap the euro tray back, and you're all set. There's really nothing else to it. Just buy the damn thing and see for yourself. It's only $30. The hard part is routing the cable from the stereo or trunk to the console. Hiding it behind trims is tough on the fingers, but so worth it.
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Old 12-12-2012, 01:24 PM   #31
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DSC/Seat heater/HK audio button strip area is the best.
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Old 12-12-2012, 01:27 PM   #32
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DSC/Seat heater/HK audio button strip area is the best.
You'd still have a cable lingering. With the euro tray, the cable and mp3/phone is in the same area, with cable hidden inside. When back seat passenger wants control, just pull the cable and you should have enough length to reach the back. When it's just front passengers using it, cables can be pushed inside the tray.
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You'd still have a cable lingering. With the euro tray, the cable and mp3/phone is in the same area, with cable hidden inside. When back seat passenger wants control, just pull the cable and you should have enough length to reach the back. When it's just front passengers using it, cables can be pushed inside the tray.
Well I never have people in the back of my coupe. I also got a very clean and convenient length aux cord. I paid $20 for a 3 foot flat profile cable from bestbuy hahaha. It looks sexy tho.
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Old 12-15-2012, 02:52 PM   #34
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im trying to run the cable back under the hand brake so that it reaches the euro tray but theres no opening. i cant find a hole to run the cable by the hand brake. help?
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Old 12-15-2012, 02:54 PM   #35
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im trying to run the cable back under the hand brake so that it reaches the euro tray but theres no opening. i cant find a hole to run the cable by the hand brake. help?
Use the other side(passenger side)

Shove the cable underneath the trim. Remove center console(tray, and coin)

Gently pull the aux cable.
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Old 12-15-2012, 06:11 PM   #36
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Ya, got it. Thanks!
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Old 01-01-2013, 08:23 PM   #37
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Old 01-02-2013, 01:31 AM   #38
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Man I like the idea of this in the ashtray. Was it hard to thread it behind the dash?


I'm missing my tape deck which I used the cassette adapter. This looks promising. I'm gonna try putting it there instead of the glove box.
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Old 01-02-2013, 01:46 AM   #39
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I'll try to remember to snap a pic in the morning. I really like my setup.
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Old 01-02-2013, 09:05 AM   #40
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Man I like the idea of this in the ashtray. Was it hard to thread it behind the dash?


I'm missing my tape deck which I used the cassette adapter. This looks promising. I'm gonna try putting it there instead of the glove box.

I tried for an hour before I removed the sunglass cubby right above it to make things a lot easier. I also used a piece on RO water line and pushed it up from the bottom then taped the aux end to the water line and pulled through. You will need to drill a 1/2" hole underneath the ashtray to accommodate the wire or at least with the oem aux cable.





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