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NAV screen viewing angle

One thing that's bothered me since I bought the X was the awful way the screen looked when you are in a properly seated position to drive. So today I tackled it. I put a few washers behind the two upper fastening points to tilt the screen for a better viewing angle. Turned out pretty good. Still not perfect but much, much better to see. It sticks out a mm or two but it still looks decent.


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You should be able to readjust the wood trim to meet the bezel. I did the exact same thing on my Avin Avant-4 install. The top is out 3mm and I mounted the bottom in 3mm.

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You should be able to readjust the wood trim to meet the bezel. I did the exact same thing on my Avin Avant-4 install. The top is out 3mm and I mounted the bottom in 3mm.



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Good to know! I知 assuming you pulled it off,built up the upper portion on the dash then re-install trim? That値l be something for the weekend.


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Good to know! I知 assuming you pulled it off,built up the upper portion on the dash then re-install trim? That値l be something for the weekend.


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No, I just removed the trim and the studs in the plastic receivers are tight enough to just push it in 3/4 of the distance to fully seated. Unless someone shoves the trim the rest of the way in, it's perfect. It satisfied my OCD.
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No, I just removed the trim and the studs in the plastic receivers are tight enough to just push it in 3/4 of the distance to fully seated. Unless someone shoves the trim the rest of the way in, it's perfect. It satisfied my OCD.


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Haha. Good to know.


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I guess a 3mm plastic washer from Lowe's under each stud would work good too. I might even do that myself.

BTW, you're heated sport steering wheel looks brand new. So jealous.
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BTW, you're heated sport steering wheel looks brand new. So jealous.
That's because it is. My car wasn't originally equipped with one. Installed it the first Winter I owned it.
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So are used double-sided tape to build up the area behind the wood trim. Everything now sits nice and flush. Thanks for the idea!


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That's because it is. My car wasn't originally equipped with one. Installed it the first Winter I owned it.
I retrofitted my heated sport wheel too but it came off fleaBay for $75 so I guess you get what you pay for. I replaced the center plastic trim with new trim piece and the wheel itself has no scratches, rips or tears in the leather, it's just worn smooth. If I knew I would have the X another 5 years I would have it reupholstered to look as nice as yours.
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I retrofitted my heated sport wheel too but it came off fleaBay for $75 so I guess you get what you pay for. I replaced the center plastic trim with new trim piece and the wheel itself has no scratches, rips or tears in the leather, it's just worn smooth. If I knew I would have the X another 5 years I would have it reupholstered to look as nice as yours.


Ahhhh that値l do it.


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