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    Advantages to putting a pc in car?

    I've been thinking about putting a pc in my car, but was wondering what cool things can be done with this. I can think of 2, listing to mp3's, and having a GPS. I read the other ones on the features page for this site, got any other ones?

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    Geekness factor, for one.

    OBDII, Wireless internet (GPRS), Wardriving, carputer controlled door locks and windows, and the satisfaction that no one else has a system like yours.

    Oh, and it's cheaper than getting a Pioneer or Alpine that does just MP3 and GPS.
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    Does it not say 'MP3 Car Features' on the www.mp3car.com homepage with a list of everything?
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    Quote Originally Posted by stevieg
    Does it not say 'MP3 Car Features' on the www.mp3car.com homepage with a list of everything?
    Yeah....
    Quote Originally Posted by keith2045
    I read the other ones on the features page for this site, got any other ones?

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    Immagine having your home computer, in your car. If these benefits arent obvious to you, then maybe you should consider crossing this project off of your to-do list.

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    Quote Originally Posted by wizardPC
    Geekness factor, for one.

    OBDII, Wireless internet (GPRS), Wardriving, carputer controlled door locks and windows, and the satisfaction that no one else has a system like yours..
    So i could lock my doors, or even roll up/down my windows with the computer? Cool

    For the radio, could i put a radio into the computer, not a XM one? My guess would be yeah, cause i have 1 in my pc. Could i connect the antenna to the computer?

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