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Hi there! :)
I want to make a little contribution to the community :)

I've recently found a part number for a storage bin, that replaces cup holders and coin holder on the central console.

That part number is 51-16-8-217-927
This is number for black coloured part, there are part numbers for grey and sand too. (I'm lookig for the post I've seen them in, will post later).

The quality of the material is up on bar to the original cup holders, and might I say that it looks a little bit better :) Total price - $54 canadian, which is like 3 bucks US :p


Following are the pics, so judge for yourself.
1st pic - the original cup holders:
 

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And this is the pic with the storage bin in place.

Note that you still can put your drink in there, and it stays in place quite securily. There are rubber in-lays in both sections that enhance that feature :)


Oh, and before somebody points out, e-brake was down only because I needed to take pics :)
 

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Nah :)
When I sell the car, I'll give it's new owners additional value represented by the cup holders :lmao:
 

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Geomax- workign on it ;)

Kaz - although...if you wanna pay $5 US for it...which is like $70 Cnd....Then it's your's :)
 

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Here are the part numbers for all colours:

BLACK 51 16 8 2 17 927
GRAY 51 16 8 2 48 498
SAND 51 16 8 2 17 929

As far as I know, grey part is going to be a bit more expensive that other colours. Reason - unknown :dunno:

Got the info from here.

Hope this helps :)
 

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I put one in too. Discourages those Big Gulp people from bringing their messy slurpees into my car! It also helps make up for the lack of storage in the car.

Now if I could just get my center armrest to stop creaking when I rest my arm on it.:p
 

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What I'd really want would be a hybrid. Leave the cupholders there, but axe the stupid coinholder and put a bigger tray back there.
 

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ERK - it says "Sliding storage container" in that post.
That's different from mine, I have no sliding parts :)
I wonder how it looks like.
 

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Kaz said:
What I'd really want would be a hybrid. Leave the cupholders there, but axe the stupid coinholder and put a bigger tray back there.
I agree with ya. But oh well :) At least now I can show off my european heritage :lmao:
 

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Yeah, but the closed one would allow me to put more crap in there and just cover it up... I'd rather keep it clean :) I guess...dunno...Maybe I'll just skip three-four movies in the next couple of weeks and get the second style of tray too :)
 
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