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Anyone know why NAV doesn't come in N.A.? A follow up question: the hatchback has a compartment on the dash (where NAV would be), I believe. No such compartment exists in the sedan though. I was hoping to use this for a sweet aftermarket NAV system but no luck for me.

hmmm I wonder if I could order take the dash of a Hatch and toss it into the sedan. hmmm.
 

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Are you in Canada?

The folks in the States get Nav....but Canadians don't :(

My SportGT doesn't have the compartment on the dash....and I don't have Nav either.
 

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Oh... sorry. I coulda sworn the Hatch had the NAV compartment... must've been thinking about the Mazda6 I sat in. It had an empty glove compartment where NAV usually is. I like that cause I've seen some sweet ass aftermarket NAV setups using this glove compartment with electric motors to flip up the NAV screen.
 

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hmmm....i guess i should break my piggy bank or just go to the nearest supermarket with CoinStar cuz i figure i have so much change lying around, by the time i have it all set i'll have enough when i get my MZ3....who am i kidding? :cry:
 

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csweeney said:
MazdaHaveIt said:
That does look pretty good.....do you know how much was spent to put in the aftermarket stuff?
just over $3000 :shock:
That's the price i had to pay for the pack GPS + xenon for my mz3, i couldnt have one without the other, (dont know why mazda decided that), i just needed the xenon light cuz i already had the pocket pc + gps :(
So i sold it :evil: and took the "expensive pack" (they should have call it like that :x )

by the way, if you want a cheap way to get a really good gps :
go on ebay, buy an ipaq 38XX (around 200-300$) + a gps receiver HAICOM HI-203E (around 100$) + TomTom navigator (www.tomtom.com) you can buy or.... :D there is some others way to get it.... :wink:

with that you'll have the perfect nav system, with voices, 3d design, point of interest and everything you need for around 400$ and you can use it in any car you have.
 

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Hi guys!

Please help Rob out.

Thanks!

hotptato said:
Did anyone get it in their M3? how does it work? is it worth the $1750 odd dollars for it? i am planning on buying my m3 in a month i hope,i was thing of getting the NAV system. OH ya, by the way my name is rob, nice to meet you all
 

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No problem.

Since everyone seems to be so shy, I'll start (also read the previous responses)

Personally, I'm not a fan of NAV b/c

1 - the price is ridiculous
2 - I can still read a map

But:

3 - it's a cool toy
4 - you can tell ppl you have it (bragging rights I guess)

I also think in NA where the roads are pretty clear (N-S or E-W) it's less of a benefit than in other parts of the world where getting to B is not so simple.
 
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