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Old 10-25-2009, 12:50 PM
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In Dash Navigation Unit

I'm thinking about ugrading my RAQ unit with a Navigation unit. Those of you who have went aftermarket, will you post some pics of your nav units. I know popular ones are kenwood and pioneer. I want to have an ipod jack(stereo or usb) and the factory REC unit doesn't have one. I'd also like hdd but it doesn't have to have it. If you go aftermarket, do you still need the Nav Bezel.
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Old 10-25-2009, 12:56 PM
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Re: In Dash Navigation Unit

Yes, you will still need the nav bezel.

Kenwood is usually suggested above others for its superior navigation capabilities.

To be honest, pretty much every double din will generally carry the same features.

The best suggestion I can give you is to go to your local shop and play with a few of them.
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Old 10-25-2009, 12:56 PM
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the nav bezel is a lot cooler than the stock radio bezel
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Re: In Dash Navigation Unit

I went for a pioneer Avic-bt700. The main reason being that it has a impressive fan base that have developed a load of mods and hacks which you can find at avic411.com. Its a hand free unit and has a full ipod interface, can hook up a rear view camera and you can integrate it with the steering wheel commands with the proper accessory.

Will post some pics in a week or so when I am back.
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the nav bezel is a lot cooler than the stock radio bezel
Agreed. I had the bezel that has the little wings on it and it didn't look good at all. When I get an aftermarket deck, I'm going with the nav bezel.
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Yeah, need (and probably want) the nav bezel. Also on the pioneer, its USB connection to the Ipod.
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Re: In Dash Navigation Unit

i have this and its great with the ipod setup
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Re: In Dash Navigation Unit

i have a avic f90-BT wired with 100% factory wiring adapters. I use my factory sat radio antenna, i upgraded the ba to the kicker amp and 6 speakers.

I like it.

i used the nav bezel and the metra kit.....

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Re: In Dash Navigation Unit

how is the map quality?
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i have a avic f90-BT wired with 100% factory wiring adapters. I use my factory sat radio antenna, i upgraded the ba to the kicker amp and 6 speakers.
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i HEAR that pioneer maps have an issue. i dont see any problems.......
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i never had any problems
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