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    Best mechanism of Internet access

    I've had installed and running two CarPC's in two cars. I have recently updated both CarPC's to AtomD525 motherboards.

    Said automobiles are an E46 and an E83. I am using an all in one interface...
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    CabeSipes - My Car #1 CarPC is also a metal...

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    My Car #1 CarPC is also a metal case with the M2ATX mounted adjacent to the MB in the case. You are saying that the alternator whine may be more related to the power supply than the...
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    I've noticed a high pitched alternator whine in...

    I've noticed a high pitched alternator whine in my newest CarPC setup. This is CarPC setup #2 in a different vehicle than the first. The first setup CarPC has the pc mounted in the trunk with an...
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    GNet module used for BMW E83

    In my on going project - still not completed of installing a CarPC in my E83 I installed a GNet module to provide video to the Navigation display. I have documented this installation in another...
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    BMW X3 AUX from front to rear of vehicle

    Decided not to use my CD Changer Cables (actually purchased kit and CD-Changer so will be installing that in a separate endeavor).

    Changed out PC in Vroom Case to one with a bit more HP but...
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    VIA EPIA MII6000 BIOS Recovery?

    Playing last night with a couple of Mini-ITX boards. One Intel and one Via. I happen to leave an Intel Phoenix Bios boot CD rom in the CD rom drive when I switched over to the VIA board. The CD...
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    Decided to replace motherboard in mine today and...

    Decided to replace motherboard in mine today and took case apart after testing for a few months. Noticed that while I was very careful in placement of the motherboard cables/power cables a couple of...
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    Bringing AUX audio from front to back of X3

    Writing (will take pictures) of my efforts to bring AUX input from the front to the rear of the vehicle. The easy way (maybe?) would have been to run a cable from the glove box to the drivers side...
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    Yes my X3 sunroof goes all the way to the front...

    Yes my X3 sunroof goes all the way to the front of the vehicle. If I didn't have a sun room I would definitely entertain the idea instead of the backs of the head rests.
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    My first test is with a low powered motherboard. ...

    My first test is with a low powered motherboard.
    Runs pretty quick for XP SP3. Seems to be designed for being a CarPC. Video - Audio are quick. I like the additional PCMCIA amd CF memory options...
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    I also purchased a Vroom II case. You do have to...

    I also purchased a Vroom II case. You do have to be very careful putting the halves together. I bench tested my setup before putting the case together. I have posted pics of my VroomII case here...
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    CarPCs to Test - 2

    This PC is a 6 X 6 inch dual core processor - 1 GIG memory - 180 Meg HD. (MAC like but running XP). It has a ASTC tuner (via mini PCI card) S-Video, RCA video and slot loading DVD/CD RW drive....
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    CarPCs to Test

    Attached are a couple of PC's which I will be testing. A third one is just a micro ITX running a "D" Pentium 3.X processor. I have not installed it in a case yet and not sure if I want to use it. I...
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    Final X3 CarPC connections

    Finished wiring/mounting G-NET video module (moved it from previously placed location) and IBUS Resler Interface. The G-Net module is mounted via two brackets to a BMW metal horizontal bracket which...
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    Here's a picture of the HU running CarX

    Here's a picture of the HU running CarX
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    My E46 (330XI) is a 2001. Upgraded radio to a...

    My E46 (330XI) is a 2001. Upgraded radio to a last model radio made for AUX, installed a BT module with a retrofit kit, upgraded HU from a 4:3 display to a 16:9 display and finally installed a BWM...
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    I have a BMW BT module and a CarPC BT/WLAN USB...

    I have a BMW BT module and a CarPC BT/WLAN USB dongle. I am able to use both. I am using the microphone that came with the BMW for VR and BT.

    In order to use the PC BT you would have to run a...
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    AUX & Rear Hatch release installed in X-3. Same...

    AUX & Rear Hatch release installed in X-3. Same AUX port will be utilized for CarPC in rear of X3.
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    GNET Module Installation

    GNET video module in left rear space area of X-3. This is where the small CarPC is going to be installed. Will update posts with more pictures once the CarPC is installed. Might move the GNET video...
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    IBUS Interface for X3

    Here's a picture of the IBUS interface. It will be mounted on top of the Sirius Box.
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    Dave, any news? Purchased a third MB. To date...

    Dave, any news? Purchased a third MB. To date have three setups but have not tried one as of yet. Working on moving AUX to the rear of the vehicle using the CD wiring. It should not be too much...
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    Jbors, with NAV my tuner sits in the trunk on the...

    Jbors, with NAV my tuner sits in the trunk on the left hand side. The BMW audio amplifier is also there. I had both of those sources for a 12 V ignition on wire. Instead though I went to a...
  23. I have a an "old" Via 1Ghz Nem... in the 330XI -...

    I have a an "old" Via 1Ghz Nem... in the 330XI - XP / 256Megs - plays movies and music. BT and WLAN is via a BT/WLAN combo dongle. Use WLAN when parked to attach to home network. BT for Internet...
  24. I would also agree. I have seen XP builds as...

    I would also agree. I have seen XP builds as small as 128megs. ("almost" embedded). I am using XP for my CARPC. At home though I have been starting to use 2003 Standard and Linux for many of the...
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    Curious 'cuz I thought "ProcessEvents=Disable"...

    Curious 'cuz I thought "ProcessEvents=Disable" would disable the serial signal to ground for your aux (backup camera signal) to show up on the screen. I started to play with my setup (CARX) by...
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