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Old 05-11-2012, 04:27 PM
hchohan hchohan is offline
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Mein Auto: F10 550i
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Originally Posted by ImSW1 View Post
I build these by hand because I have network cable available by the roll. That being said, I believe that so long as you can see the colors of the twisted pair through the RJ-45 then cutting the end of a patch cable is the easiest method because half the work is already done.

It's really not that expensive either. You can get a decent 10 ft patch for $6-$7, throw a OBD2 connector in there $4.99, an RJ-45 and a resistor $1.00 each (worst case) and maybe $5 in shipping getting it all to you and your cable cost you $18.99. Not a bad deal if you consider it would have cost you $100+ to activate DVD in motion.

Sean
any chance i can buy one off of you? paypal you money for a cable?