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Nov 11, 9:04pm - #324463 
JDM console and 6.5" monitor

Recieved the JDM console yesterday from TimO wave (great seller) and just got the monitor today. I'm anxious to get this all installed and running. Oh yeah i plan on putting my xbox in the car instead of a dvd player because of $$ right now. But for those of you with monitors, any tips on the install? (e.i. where should i run to the power to?)

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Nov 11, 9:06pm - #324464 
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Nov 11, 9:10pm - #324465 
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Nov 11, 9:16pm - #324466 
thats going to look nice thumbsup

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Nov 11, 9:21pm - #324467 
I see you have a Power Acoustic monitor. What's the model number, if you don't mind me asking?


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Nov 11, 9:30pm - #324468 
whats the diff between the JDM one and ours??

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Nov 11, 9:34pm - #324469 
Originally Posted by CRBN BLU
I see you have a Power Acoustic monitor. What's the model number, if you don't mind me asking?


PT-651MH .. got it for $185 http://www.etronics.com/product.asp?stk_code=powpt651mh&store=&catid=385


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whats the diff between the JDM one and ours??


The JDM one has a cut-out for a monitor instead of the cubbie hole

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Nov 12, 12:29am - #324470 
Glad you like it bro happywink

Like I siad, I hope you have better luck with it than I did lol wave

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Nov 12, 12:41am - #324471 
great...good luck with the install thumbsup

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Nov 12, 1:10am - #324472 
Nice. Cant wait to see the finished product


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Nov 12, 6:59am - #324473 
You got PM with all install info... wave


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Nov 12, 12:40pm - #324474 
thanks for the info thumbsup, just put it in with my xbox too. only problem now is that the sound wont work...

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Nov 12, 1:29pm - #324475 
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Nov 12, 2:39pm - #324476 
how do you install that? I mean i get the screen and the console thing but how would you go about installing it to the xbox and all those wires? Isn't that too much work? Im thinking about doing this if it doesn't cost more than 650 INCLUDING installation because i found an indash w/ dvd unit for 650 as well. Not the newest model but i dont' really care. As for the xbox, the xbox is a dvd player so it would be a waste if you installed both a DVD unit and a XBOX. What i want to know is, what's needed to get this installed? Wires, screen, the JDM console, and an XBOX or something to RUN it, power inverter for the Xbox/PS2 or whatever, FM modulator to hook it up to the speakers right? Is that it?

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Nov 12, 11:11pm - #324477 
no way, i asked best buy for an installation quote and they quoted me $150 for the monitor install and $40 for the xbox install, which was rediculous. Honestly, the install is sooo easy. Just buy a monitor, hook up the power source to the brown wire in the clock (thanks Stun wave) and ground it. FOr the sound, my face has RCA inputs so buy an auxiliary input adapter (like this http://www.cardomain.com/item/PIOCDRB10) to connect the red and white wires to ur face for sound. Video (yellow) plugs right into ur monitor. Buy a power inverter (150 watts or more) to power the xbox and ur set. my inverter was $40 and the adapter was $30 so it was a lot cheaper than the install, and everything else is straight forward, so dont waste ur money... do it urself thumbsup

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Nov 13, 12:21am - #324478 
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Nov 13, 12:41am - #324479 
wait.. so if i have a Ps2/XBOX, approx how much TOTAL will i need to spend on this system? Including the monitor, JDM console, inverter, wires, etc.. How much approx? Would this setup be better than a indash screen and a dvd unit (2 DIN) from Clarion? I have to decide cause im gonna buy that for 650 installed this sunday but i like this choice.

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Nov 13, 10:56am - #324480 
$200 (monitor after tax) + $150 (console) + $40 (inverter)+ $30 (aux input adapter) + ~$10 for mounting supplies = $430

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Nov 13, 12:22pm - #324481 
dang are you serious... Hm maybe i should go w/ this and save some money. After all, i have a ps2 that i can hook this up to. man i have less than 24 hours to decide~!

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Nov 13, 12:35pm - #324482 
Originally Posted by Superstuddc27
dang are you serious... Hm maybe i should go w/ this and save some money. After all, i have a ps2 that i can hook this up to. man i have less than 24 hours to decide~!


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Nov 13, 5:43pm - #324483 
^^^Man, this dudes everywhere. I'd hate to use the word TRD, he might try and sell me something. laughsilly

BTW, KARacing, I still haven't found the door sills I've been talking to you about. I'm gonna need to get them custom made, so it's more $$$ than I have right now. frown

The install looks awesome. Some time in the future when I have cash. I'm still a broke college student. thumbsdown


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Nov 15, 11:46am - #324484 
Originally Posted by Sancho

BTW, KARacing, I still haven't found the door sills I've been talking to you about. I'm gonna need to get them custom made, so it's more $$$ than I have right now.


Why dont you just get the JDM one. Best quality and fitment thumbsup


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Nov 15, 11:52am - #324485 
nice... thumbsup

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Nov 15, 10:18pm - #324486 
thumbsup thumbsup always wanted one of those

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Nov 15, 10:40pm - #324487 
Where can i buy one of the consoles from?

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Nov 15, 10:49pm - #324488 
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Nov 16, 11:01am - #324489 
Originally Posted by ACSportCelica
Where can i buy one of the consoles from?


from Karacing look longer up in the post and pm him

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Nov 16, 11:11am - #324490 
Originally Posted by KARacing
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BTW, KARacing, I still haven't found the door sills I've been talking to you about. I'm gonna need to get them custom made, so it's more $$$ than I have right now.


Why dont you just get the JDM one. Best quality and fitment thumbsup


Cause this project is going to take time and I don't have the $$$. All I have like others, is a vision. rofl


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Nov 16, 1:30pm - #324491 
Originally Posted by ACSportCelica
Where can i buy one of the consoles from?


From me thumbsup


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Nov 16, 3:26pm - #324492 
I'll be needing one of those in the near future.

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