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As some of you know and have seen, I have the V1 concealed display (a pretty modified and reduced size version) installed in the ashtray of my C-Class so the install looks pretty stealthy. It's primarily so people (cops in particular) behind me can't see my radar detector on at night and the mute button gets placed a lot closer.

Well, the C-Class got new license plate bulbs a couple days ago and is getting stainless steel brake lines this weekend, so I couldn't let the M3 not have any mods this week too.

So, I did another custom wiring job and wired the concealed display to the ashtray of my M3.

Here it is with the ashtray closed:


and open:


Up close (ignore the wires around it, I took the pic before I did the final clean up and tucking):


:D
 

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Phil, you gotta help me install my V1 when I get one later, I love that install :thumbup:
 

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I can also use some help with my V1 too Phil.

BTW, the install looks clean. :thumbup:
 

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JmanE55 said:
I can also use some help with my V1 too Phil.

BTW, the install looks clean. :thumbup:
lol, thanks man! I can try, but there's no way in hell I'm tapping a wire on an E55! I'm too scared I'd mess something up.

we have to look for where the accessory power fuse in the fusebox for that sucker! :thumbup:
 

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Very nice Phil. :thumbup:

Hope you get your El Diablo from Lucent soon. Also, it was nice meeting you at the Wheel Power meet over the weekend.
 

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Nice install work Phil. :thumbup:
 

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Mtrack said:
Very nice Phil. :thumbup:

Hope you get your El Diablo from Lucent soon. Also, it was nice meeting you at the Wheel Power meet over the weekend.
Thanks Mike! It was good meeting you over at Wheel Power meet this weekend as well!

I actually spoke with Simon today and he said it should be in "very soon" :rofl:

SDSilverM3 said:
Nice install work Phil. :thumbup:
Thanks Ling!
 

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chukiechz said:
JmanE55 said:
I can also use some help with my V1 too Phil.

BTW, the install looks clean. :thumbup:
I hardwired mine, if you need help let me know
I actually do Chuckie... Do you have any pictures of work in progress??? TIA.
 

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^^ Thanks.
 

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Radar detectors aren't illegal in CA. Jammers yes.

It's best to hide it because if you get caught speeding AND the cop sees it, your ass is GUARANTEED meat.
 
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