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Nuvi 760

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by rutherk1, Jan 13, 2009.

  1. Jan 13, 2009 at 10:46 AM
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    rutherk1

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    Greetings.

    I just upgraded my old Garmin to the Nuvi 760 and was looking for some clever mounting ideas?

    Anyone have any pics?

    Thanks
     
  2. Jan 13, 2009 at 10:54 AM
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    thats the same model i have..haven't really found anything clever yet.

    did you know that you can use topo maps with the 760? Garmin has not updated their website yet but they do work.
     
  3. Jan 13, 2009 at 10:57 AM
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    There is a guy here who has a mount that looks like a semi inserted CD. Don't ask I can't find it myself :eek:
     
  4. Jan 13, 2009 at 10:57 AM
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    Dude. That is sweet. That was my only downfall to it. Good to know!
     
  5. Jan 13, 2009 at 11:00 AM
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    Id like to see that
     
  6. Jan 13, 2009 at 11:01 AM
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    i allways want to take the dash and cut it. make it super sleak like in the dash above the radio and conect it to a motor for a light for a car with flip up lights. know what i mean? so make it look stealth but then you can take and make it full function at the flick of a switch. personaly i think that would BA!

    like some spy shit
     
  7. Jan 13, 2009 at 11:02 AM
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  8. Jan 13, 2009 at 11:10 AM
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    I have the Nuvi 750 and after trying a dozen mounting ideas, I found the perfect one. I'll take pics tonight and post. I installed the mounting arm/plate that attaches to the lower dash panel next to the HVAC knobs andI then used an offset mounting post and an attachment frame made specifically for the Nuvi. I'll try to name mfg's with the pics. It is positioned perfectly and does not vibrate at all. The perfect setup.
     
  10. Jan 13, 2009 at 11:16 AM
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    cool. thanks! can't wait to see 'em
     
  11. Jan 13, 2009 at 11:29 AM
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    The Panavise is a snap to install and provides a very stable platform. Still trying to find the piece I used that goes between the Panavise bracket and the RAM holder......
     
  15. Jan 13, 2009 at 11:41 AM
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    I'd go with the Panavise: excellent quality and perfect fit.
     
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    Oh, I see now how the ProClip attaches. I would personally go with the Panavise as I am betting it is a much more solid and stable bracket - 3 screws used to attach it (you don't see them).
     
  17. Jan 13, 2009 at 11:44 AM
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    ProClip, Bracketron, Panavise. Take a look at them all, as I did, and I'll bet you go with the Panavise. I think I found mine for $14.00? Maybe $20.
     
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    In fact, I think Panavise makes the bracket that Bracketron sells.
     
  19. Jan 13, 2009 at 11:52 AM
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    Cool. Thanks for all your posts. I would like to see yours.
     
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