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Old 04-15-2013, 07:30 AM   #94
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Originally Posted by Tiger-Heli View Post
I think SYNC only works with the supplied USB jack location with those, and not with the Kenwood USB jack.
You are 100% correct.

Originally Posted by Tiger-Heli View Post
I also don't think you can tune the satellite radio or normal radio using SYNC - but I don't know that you can with the factory radio either.
Actually it does, if the SWC tuned the factory radio it will tune the new HU with the maestro SW or maestro RR plus do other things the factory SWC never did, such as pause the CD or ipod.

Originally Posted by Tiger-Heli View Post
It will vary by state, but it is often illegal to have a DVD screen operable in view of the driver while the vehicle is in motion. It is also illegal in many states to ground the parking brake wire as suggested. Check with state law - the biggest concern is if you have an accident and your insurance company refuses coverage of the other persons insurance company sues you b/c of this.
I know its technically illegal, but I was just informing him how easy it was. If he does bypass the interlock, its on him if there are any consequences.
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