I am half thinking of getting an aftermarket satnav for my current model
C Class. Looking at the HP TomTom PDA based system. The Bluetooth
version has a remote GPS unit and the least intrusive place to locate it
appears to be the rear parcel shelf. Has anyone a similar installation
& will the 'high metal content glass' and rear screen demister grid
Any comments or recommendations gratefully received.
C220 CDI, UK
Dunno about the rear glass but the front glass on my C320 wagon does
not prevent excellent reception on my GPS with the antenna on the
forward portion of the deck speaker/vent grille. E-ZPass antenna's
Take a look at this thread on MB Forum. Pictures of my install on web
site link in the thread. My BT connection works well just sitting on
the front dashboard. I am using an HP BT GPS unit and Pocket Map
software with IPAQ 2210. Works great!
I am using TomTom V2.24 with a fortuna GPS Bluetooth GPS and this is working
fine, I have used it on the rear parcel shelf and the front dash. I prefer
the dash as it is easier to get at to switch it on and off.
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