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    Lexus ES300 Carputer

    Project Name: ES300 Carputer
    Car: 1996 Lexus ES300
    Engine: 3.0L V6



    Basic Stereo Information: Stock component speakers w/ sony amp

    Carputer: PIII 500 mHz
    Case: Custom Carpeted Wood
    Power: Basic Stamp and Inverters
    Storage: 40 gig
    Sound: Standard stereo sound card

    Pictures and Writeup

    Information Sources:
    www.parallax.com

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    DUDe.............!!! That is soooooo sweet. You have done a very nice job.

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    good job fitting the custom box in there!

    I see you edited the xp boot screen.. i dabled with that a bit, I didn't have much luck.. i ended up almost hosing my system.. thankfully I recovered.. any tips?
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    Nice car/computer setup. I like the fact that you carpeted the box the same as the trunk, very clean looking. Even more reason for me to clean up my trunk install and tidy up the wires.
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    Originally posted by ShinkunoNamida
    good job fitting the custom box in there!

    I see you edited the xp boot screen.. i dabled with that a bit, I didn't have much luck.. i ended up almost hosing my system.. thankfully I recovered.. any tips?
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    check out this guide

    http://www.thetechguide.com/howto/xpbootlogo/

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    Very nice install, looking through the pics I couldn't see your DVD-ROM, where did you put it?

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    it's under the back seat, usb 2.0 drive.

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    Very NICE set up!

    Although you go and buy a lovely 3l lexus and forget to put a gearbox and clutch in it!

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    uh... its a luxery car, nothing wrong with it being Auto.

    Hell nothing wrong with Automatics in general, all personal preference, I have a BUILT Auto and it just plain kicks ***... 6speeds got nothing on me
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