4th Gen Centrafuse Complete Car PC Install In Nissan Murano from mo-co-so.com
Hello !! I recently purchased the $1,600 4th Gen Centrafuse Complete Car PC from Mobile Computing Solutions (mo-co-so.com). I will be using this thread to post every step for this product. Purchasing, shipping, opening, installation, systemization/configuration, customization, operation, and yes even reviews on their customer support !!!! I WILL BE DOCUMENTING EVERYTHING AND TAKING AS MANY PICS AS POSSIBLE !! I've never done this before so bear with me.
My background is a Bachelors of Science in Electronics and Computer Technology. I currently work as a Controls Systems Engineer. I work with PLC's (Programmable Logic Controllers), I am in the business of neutalizing/destroying the Chemical Weapon "VX' (the worst thing known to man) if you have ever seen the movie "The Rock" with Sean Connery and Nicholas Cage..(Its the little green balls) Anyways i feel I have the experience to tackle this. Although time can present issues. I work 7 days on then 7 days off. My work days on are 7pm to 7am so bear with me !!
I will be installing this in a 2003 Nissan Murano SL AWD w/66k miles. Black Exterior Black Leather Interior. It also Has 22'' Dvinci Ragno Rims w/ Black inserts wrapped in 265/40/22 Falcons.
I haven't recieved the product yet ! So...
I will start my first post off with the purchasing...
I purchased the 4th Gen Centrafuse Complete Car PC fro Mobile Computing Solutions (mo-co-so.com) on 05/09/2008. I also upgraded a few small thigs.. (DVD Combo drive to a DVD R/RW Drive and 7'' Monitor to a 8"" Monitor)
HERE IS MY INVOICE !!
Credit Card Payment
5/9/2008 Via UPS
MCS-CBS-TK1 Complete 4th Generation Carputer Including Black Aluminum
Mini ITX Chassis, 2.0GHz C7 CPU, 1G DDR2 RAM, 160W
Smart DC to DC power supply, PCMCIA Daughterboard,
120G SATA Hard Drive, Internal Bluetooth, Internal WIFI
with External Antenna, Slot Loading DVD Combo Drive, GPS
Receiver, Remote Control, Power Brick, Cable Package,
Antenna Adapter, and Lilliput 629 7" Touch Screen Monitor
1 Upgrade To 8" Touch Screen Monitor Model 809
Upgrade DVD R/RW Drive
Shipping Via UPS Ground
I've recieved the Tracking info. It was shipped from Pennsylvania
I will be back to let you know how many days it took to get here (Indiana). And to take pics of it in the box and opening the box to let us all see whats inside !!!!!
If ya have any questions let em' rip !!!HnomadH@aol.com
waiting and typing until then !
Delivery of Produsct is in ......
The product arrived on time !! (May 13, 2008!!) Wow !! I told you guys that I would show detailed pics of as many steps possible. I have attached pics of the packaged box and the materials inside. I know this is not too informative, but it will give you a step by step of what you may decide to do yourself one day....
Oh. P.S. Look at the pick of the Car PC Case.. there is a warranty sticker on the corner where the screw is... Nice but not nice as I wanted too look inside to confirm proper hardware was installed... I also donot have the Centrafuse packaging.. but I will find out if it is pre loaded onto the system here soo !!