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post #1 of 16 Old 01-03-2011, 07:39 PM Thread Starter
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Question Mini Maxx Mounting Solution

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I am getting ready to order a Mini Maxx and need some ideas on a mounting solution. I have seen the dash mount above the vent and I am not a fan (my dash is not black. I know I could paint) I also already have a GPS and do not want a window full of electronics (one is enough) I have thought about the ash tray and above the rear view mirror. (don't know if I can get a longer cord?) Help with pictures please!!!!
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The Mini Maxx is the same body as the Bully Dog GT that I have.
This is an option but in my opinion it puts it a little to far out of reach.

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This is how I mounted mine. I already had two analog gauges installed and I did not want to remove them.

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I mounted mine to the back of the flip down cup holder. so whenever i leave it somewhere i flip down the cup holder so you cant see it. Ill try and post a pic later
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I mounted mine to the back of the flip down cup holder. so whenever i leave it somewhere i flip down the cup holder so you cant see it. Ill try and post a pic later
good idea, i went with the xrt pro because i didn't want to give someone another reason and break in to my truck.

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I mounted mine to the back of the flip down cup holder. so whenever i leave it somewhere i flip down the cup holder so you cant see it. Ill try and post a pic later
what happen to the pic?
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Dont know if you have electronic 4x4 or not, but this may be an option. I have the standard 4x4 so I had the blank panel near my radio. What I did was carefully route the cable from the OBD2 up to behind the panel, popped the plate out, bought some industrial velcrow and stuck the velcrow to the Mini, then the Mini onto the plate where I wanted it, took the Mini off and drilled a hole through the middle of the velcrow that was now stuck to the plate and ran the cable through the plate, hooked up the cable, stuck the Mini to the plate right where the velcrow was then put the plate back on. Been like this for 10k miles and does not move, vibrate or anything!


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The Mini Maxx is the same body as the Bully Dog GT that I have.
This is an option but in my opinion it puts it a little to far out of reach.

Blendmount.com Mount ForBully Dog
Even if you are 5 feet tall, it is not out of reach. Highly recommend it.
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good idea, i went with the xrt pro because i didn't want to give someone another reason and break in to my truck.
you can use a mini maxx just like a pro. I don't keep mine in the truck 99% of the time. But it's nice to have the monitoring if you want it
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Dont know if you have electronic 4x4 or not, but this may be an option. I have the standard 4x4 so I had the blank panel near my radio. What I did was carefully route the cable from the OBD2 up to behind the panel, popped the plate out, bought some industrial velcrow and stuck the velcrow to the Mini, then the Mini onto the plate where I wanted it, took the Mini off and drilled a hole through the middle of the velcrow that was now stuck to the plate and ran the cable through the plate, hooked up the cable, stuck the Mini to the plate right where the velcrow was then put the plate back on. Been like this for 10k miles and does not move, vibrate or anything!


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