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Unread 17th April 2019, 09:17 PM
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I saw this online and it may interest those that have the more recent Subarus.

https://www.ebay.com/itm/10-4-Androi...QAAOSwodpa1ICY

It does not have one for older models and I am OK with my current JDM Panasonic Strada and I use it for my CDs (audiophile) and reversing camera. If I am to update, there are head units that can play FLAC but my passengers are all looking for an AUX input or a bluetooth connection. If I am to update, I may go with JVC touch as it has everything plus the CD player. Cheers.
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That costs nearly as much as my car's worth ... .
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Just put tablet there and it will be better in specs beter in screen and will play anything and like 3 times cheaper.
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I am not a fan of the item. It's an Android unit that controls the entertainment and the HVAC system as well. When the device becomes unsupported, it will be a platform for an attack.
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It does not have one for older models

The best solution for SG models like yours is the top cubby housing with a 7" Android headunit. No CD though.

https://www.subaruforester.org/vbull...-cubby-309241/


I've been running this setup since 2016 and it's worth it for the money to bring the venerable SG foz to more modern specs. I just bought this one yesterday they had an 18% off sale couldn't resist. . https://www.joyingauto.com/joying-la...4g-module.html
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The best solution for SG models like yours is the top cubby housing with a 7" Android headunit. No CD though.

https://www.subaruforester.org/vbull...-cubby-309241/


I've been running this setup since 2016 and it's worth it for the money to bring the venerable SG foz to more modern specs. I just bought this one yesterday they had an 18% off sale couldn't resist. . https://www.joyingauto.com/joying-la...4g-module.html

This actually looks like a good option. I will have a look at their range. Cheers.
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be aware the unit may be slightly bigger than the Subaru deck, which means you will need to dremel out the fascia to fit.
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Thanks for the tip. I will take note of that. Cheers.
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