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E46 (1999 - 2006)
The fourth generation 3 Series (E46 chassis) was introduced in 1999 and set the standard for engineering and performance during it's years of production including being named to Car & Driver's 10 best list every one of those years! ! -- View the E46 Wiki

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Old 03-09-2013, 12:34 AM
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Aftermarket Navigation

Hi all
Has anyone had experience with the aftermarket navigation units for an E46?
The originals are way too expensive and the aftermarket ones seam to have plenty of features.

But are they any good??


Thoughts welcome...

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Old 03-09-2013, 07:23 AM
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You would have to give up the factory look, but there are plenty of very nice aftermarket units available....see here:

http://www.crutchfield.com/S-WWRPfDnU3ty/
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Old 03-09-2013, 02:18 PM
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Thanks for the reply.

Are they any good?

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Old 03-09-2013, 02:39 PM
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Thanks for the reply.

Are they any good?

Cheers Dave
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Old 03-10-2013, 01:14 AM
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I have a Dynavin V5. There are now later units both Windows and Android. They are a double DIN unit in that you remove your sunglass tray, lower the Heater A/C unit leaving you a double space to fit the Dynavin. Looks like OEM and has GPS, Reversing Camera, Bluetooth, Radio, DVD. We love ours.
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Old 03-12-2013, 12:49 PM
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I went with kenwood full head unit, I have a 330Ci which came with a OEM Navi system which was cool, but seriously outdated.

[IMG]KenWood head unit photo 1361216839393_zps2365e66e.jpg[/IMG]
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Old 03-12-2013, 02:26 PM
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I have a Dynavin V5. There are now later units both Windows and Android. They are a double DIN unit in that you remove your sunglass tray, lower the Heater A/C unit leaving you a double space to fit the Dynavin. Looks like OEM and has GPS, Reversing Camera, Bluetooth, Radio, DVD. We love ours.
Here is one thread.
Dynavin is really nice indeed. Just expensive.
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Old 03-12-2013, 09:24 PM
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Check around e-bay there are plently of Dynavin like units that are cheaper & have the same features.
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Old 03-12-2013, 09:28 PM
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Thanks for the replies. One concern I have is getting maps for Australia. Anyone know about maps for these?

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Old 03-12-2013, 09:31 PM
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Thanks for the replies. One concern I have is getting maps for Australia. Anyone know about maps for these?

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There are sites where you can get these. If you go Dynavin drop me a PM.
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Old 03-12-2013, 09:34 PM
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Thanks mate. Much appreciated!
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Got the Eonon and it's great
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Got the Eonon and it's great
Hi Superniceone, so happy to hear that your unit works great!

And which unit you have? GM5150 or D5150?

Btw, welcome to share with us your nice installation pics&videos here, thanks a lot in advance!
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