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May 24, 8:24pm - #2773 
DVD or PS2 in your car... ?

whats the first thing to go in your car after getting a video screen???

1.DVD Player
2.PS2/PS1
3.NES/gCUBE
4.MP3 Player
5.Video Camera
6.VCR/Reciever
7.MS-XBOX <<edit

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May 24, 8:28pm - #2774 
I would get the X-Box they are the same price as Playstation... Check out www.techbargains.com for some specials for these stuff.

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May 24, 8:49pm - #2775 
DVD player.


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May 24, 11:25pm - #2776 
I would go PS2. Its ps2, its a dvd player, and nothing beats Gran Turismo 3 grin

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May 24, 11:48pm - #2777 
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May 25, 8:28pm - #2778 
hmm, id get ps2 because of gt3 and gta3, but xbox does kick ass as well, find the better deal and get either one of these


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May 26, 9:09am - #2779 
xbox definately!!! but I would'nt mind a ps2 with it too! grin

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May 26, 9:31am - #2780 
which is smaller, the XBOX or the GAME-CUBE?

im looking at places to put either of these as well... i know that the glovebox from toyota LISTs at $110, so i wouldnt mind modifing the glove box, but i also dont really wana give up having the glovebox either frown


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May 26, 10:31am - #2781 
Isaac, the X-box is huuuuge. Its the biggest out of gamecube, and playstation 2. The gamecube is the smallest out of all of them, but IMO i think the games for ps2 are the best. You also cant play DVD on the gamecube.


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May 27, 12:22am - #2782 
gamecube do not have that many software and functions... PS2 is good because it has a lot of games available already... X-Box is the way of the future dude, they just hired a lot of people who use to work for Sony PS projects and programmers.


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May 27, 1:48am - #2783 
Take PS 2... you can hide it sumwhere (like where you put your DVD player) or besides it...


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May 27, 9:26am - #2784 
quote:
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gamecube do not have that many software and functions... PS2 is good because it has a lot of games available already... X-Box is the way of the future dude, they just hired a lot of people who use to work for Sony PS projects and programmers.
[/quote]Yah i am pretty disapointed in the gamecube games. I like my PS2 so much more. As for Xbox, I cant get the controls right for Halo, seems like a sweet game though.

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Jul 18, 7:55pm - #2785 
PS2...DVD player, compact, GT3, GTA3, and more games to play than any other game console.


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Jul 24, 8:54am - #2786 
i got a PS2 with a eclipse 7301. The head unit fit right where the factory head unit is. I got a custom box that fits right underneath the glove box for the PS2. Looks much better than all the people i've seen with the Ps2 IN the factory glove box. It doesn't fit in the glove box. It's not deep enough. That's what i used to do but it didn't look good at all. smile

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Oct 13, 3:29am - #2787 
recently, i've seen a lot of stock looking cars with VIDEO/DVD screens... whats up with that? has the price on the puppies gone down in the past 6 months or something?

is "RiCE" now becomming trendy?

is VIDEO/DVD even concidered "RiCE" anymore... has it ever been concidered "RiCE" ???

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Oct 14, 9:16am - #2788 
As you can see from my signature i have alpine tv and dvd. I have always wanted a TV i think its a very classy style. I already purchased my PS2 and im waiting to build it into my sub box. This week i just bought 3 Alpine Type R 12's.


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Oct 16, 1:23am - #2789 
You got screen so..
It's best to get PS2 *WITH* massiah chip...
You get two for one...
And PS2 fits right in the glove compartment..
YOu can play any PS2 games.. PS1 games...
And any DVD from the world...
I would go with this.. if I were you... thumbsup

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Oct 16, 10:50am - #2790 
If you want to get a tv or dvd player in your car I have the PERFECT solution. I got the Clarion VRX925VD which is an indash dvd player, cd player, mp3 player, fully motorized 7 inch LCD monitor (which is even touch screen and kicks ass. It cost 1,400 from www.myriskfree.com (cheaper than ANYWHERE). The MSRP on the item is $2500. Its better than most because it is ALL indash, it doesn't require a dvd player under the seat or anything and it looks pimp. For more info on this system you can check it out at http://www.clarion.com/products/multimedia/multi1.htm [img]http://store1.yimg.com/I/myriskfree_1710_3657423[/img]


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Oct 16, 11:37pm - #2791 
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If you want to get a tv or dvd player in your car I have the PERFECT solution. I got the Clarion VRX925VD which is an indash dvd player, cd player, mp3 player, fully motorized 7 inch LCD monitor (which is even touch screen and kicks ass. It cost 1,400 from www.myriskfree.com (cheaper than ANYWHERE). The MSRP on the item is $2500. Its better than most because it is ALL indash, it doesn't require a dvd player under the seat or anything and it looks pimp. For more info on this system you can check it out at http://www.clarion.com/products/multimedia/multi1.htm [img]http://store1.yimg.com/I/myriskfree_1710_3657423[/img]
I love this one the most.. but is there nagivation upgrade ability??
That is the only thing that holding me back from getting that...

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Oct 17, 12:23am - #2792 
If given the opportunity, I would get the DVD player, PS2, MP3 player, Video Camera and Navigation all with surround sound and one nice LCD screen.

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whats the first thing to go in your car after getting a video screen???

1.DVD Player
2.PS2/PS1
3.NES/gCUBE
4.MP3 Player
5.Video Camera
6.VCR/Reciever
7.MS-XBOX <<edit

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Oct 18, 12:39am - #2793 
no the clarion doesn't come with navigation unfortunately but it is still definitaly worth getting.

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Oct 17, 5:56pm - #2794 
I gotta role with my brand name again spineyes ALPINE til the end. I personally think staying with just a PS2 and having to reach over into the glovebox on every CD change is very tough and unsafe. I went with the seperate TV and DVD which i love because it takes up the full double din. Cant go wrong w/ Alpine, best quality and RESOLUTION!!! rice
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Oct 18, 2:45am - #2795 
Quote:
Originally posted by 2000CelicaGTS:
no the clarion doesn't come with navigation unfortunately but it is still definitaly worth getting.
I know that it doesn't come with it.. but is there upgrade feature for later on add on thing...
Some other DVD player has that... pionner and alpine that I can think of...

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Oct 18, 8:56pm - #2796 
the last thing i would buy is an X-box or gamecube thumbsdown . You all know celica isn't big, and have you seen an X-box system and its controllers? they are hugggeeeeee thumbsdown . Gamecube is the worst of all, it's ugly and most of the games are kiddy game! and you can't fit it anywhere in your car. PS2 thumbsup is the way to go, its play DVD, CD, and games from PS1 as well. Its can fit under your driver seat or passenger. Its small enough to fit into most places where the other two game systems couldn't! That's my opinion. grin


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Mar 7, 2:41pm - #2797 
go with the new smallest ps2's they are wayyy small and and way better than game cube then mp3 playeri mean.. ull use that the most

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Mar 7, 3:09pm - #2798 
get a 1/2 din vcd,dvd player then put the new slim ps2 in there somewhere...thats what im doin to mine!!!

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Mar 7, 3:41pm - #2799 
anyone notice, this threads last posts were in 2002? You brought back an OLD thread from the dead..

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Mar 7, 3:43pm - #2800 
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Mar 7, 3:45pm - #2801 
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Mar 7, 3:57pm - #2802 
Nintendo thumbsup The classics never get old wink


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Mar 7, 4:22pm - #2803 
Ight you got to go with the slim ps2 over all other systems. It is the best car system. Xbox seems to not read well at on angles. Dont take bass too well either. And best of all ps2 is tiny and plays dvds. Just cant go wrong. But why a dvd player? I got a fosgate ravdvd2 and it plays dvds. It is for sale! hehe ! thanks chad

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Mar 7, 5:11pm - #2804 
DVD, PS2(small one),, xbox (last resort)

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Mar 7, 11:13pm - #2805 
Im going to against the grain here and say get a head unit with a screen and dvd and you could drop a game cube in the armrest with a little modding. treu the cube has limited games, but most of the greates are on all 3 systems anyway. also they sell mini controllers for it thaat are like half the size (wireless too if i remember correctly). remember though whatever you do leave room for the system to ventalate. them things can over heat real quick from my experiance with ps2 and the cube anyway

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Mar 8, 6:16am - #2806 
Originally Posted by VSGTS14
PS2...DVD player, compact, GT3, GTA3, and more games to play than any other game console.


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Mar 8, 9:40am - #2807 
First, I had an Alpine DVD changer in the armrest which was really nice but I decided to go with something that I can play with when I got tired of watching DVDs. So I decided to get an XBOX.

I had the XBOX in the trunk of my Celica for about 3 months but decided to get the NEW redesigned PS2 because its a lot smaller and because the XBOX DVD control SUCK BIG DONKEY BALLS. thumbsdown You literally need to be stranding in front of the XBOX to control the DVD player. I tried everything, even using Mirrors to control the beam but it didnt work. angry However, you dont have this problem with the PS2 because you can control the DVD player with a regular control and dont need an extra DVD kit. So, I purchased the redesigned PS2 with the Logitech wireless controls and I have to say that this is one of the best setups. I love those wireless controls and the signal literally goes through walls. Currently Im working on permanently mounting the PS2.

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Mar 8, 11:13am - #2808 
DVD...cause it was part of the screen, hehe

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Mar 8, 11:26am - #2809 
Originally Posted by Jaques
anyone notice, this threads last posts were in 2002? You brought back an OLD thread from the dead..


true...

plus, this topic isn't relevant any longer since the times have changed and the sizes of the electronic devices have shrunk since this topic was originally posted THREE YEARS AGO.


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