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      08-19-2012, 03:39 PM   #45
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OP: I think it will be easier now to decide
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      08-19-2012, 03:45 PM   #46
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it defiantly sets the tone when sloots get in my car, they see the navi system and the panties come off.
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      08-19-2012, 03:50 PM   #47
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it defiantly sets the tone when sloots get in my car, they see the navi system and the panties come off.
Especially when I already have porn playing on the I-drive
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Especially when I already have porn playing on the I-drive
imagine, having porn playing at a stop light at night with the windows down.
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imagine, having porn playing at a stop light at night with the windows down.
I dont know if the looks I would get would be worth jail, or worse, a registered sex offender
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      08-19-2012, 04:09 PM   #50
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My boss has Nav in his 2011 335d and it makes me wish I would have waited for a deal so I could have got Nav :-/
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      08-19-2012, 04:12 PM   #51
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Bmw Nav isn't the greatest out there, but it works.. I would def get Nav.. also traffic update is cool
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      08-19-2012, 05:47 PM   #52
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+1 for the nav. Didn't want a car without it and would never want a car without it again.
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      08-19-2012, 06:51 PM   #53
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mine doesn't have nav so it's lighter. try race me and you'll see what happens.
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      08-19-2012, 09:28 PM   #54
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I have something to say for those of you who have navigation..
I hate you
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      08-19-2012, 09:38 PM   #55
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Wish I had Navi...atleast the updated version of Idrive..not the early version. But Since you are looking into a 09+, I would def consider it!
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      08-19-2012, 11:22 PM   #56
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I wish I had the nav. Wasnt a deal breaker since I picked it up at a steal. Will probably trade in for a 4 series when that comes out. That one will be fully loaded for sure!
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The nav is nice, but I'd say not a necessity especially when iOS6 comes out with full navigation in maps. Just my 2 cents.
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      08-19-2012, 11:59 PM   #58
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NOOOO get nav! try seeing your radio screen with polarized sunglasses on! Its also a lot nicer because you can change more settings easier, ipod control is much better, you can set automatic ventilation etc etc etc. The hump isn't ugly, people just need a reason to justify their car and not feel shitty about not having nav.
this is so true
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      08-20-2012, 11:44 AM   #59
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[quote=banchy04;12531703]mine doesn't have nav so it's lighter. QUOTE]

Uh huh... How much lighter and what is your source?

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if you dont get nav you'll regret it. my 07 didnt now my 09 does.
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Dude you need nav. Don't listen to people saying its ugly. I think it makes the damn car. If it didn't have it, it would look like a normal ass car from the interior.

You will regret it
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      09-19-2012, 12:14 PM   #62
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I've had the non HD idrive in my 08 and HD in my 12 and I can't live without it. Non navi cars are way too boring plus it's the 21st century. Corollas have navis nowadays.
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I have nav and I like it... but sometimes I think I need to have my Garmin in the car too. I wish the BMW nav would recognize my home address! Tempted to stop by dealership and try inputting it into a new car to see if an update will fix, but my house was built in the 60s... Also disappointing that I can't upload my POI file with the traffic camera database (those of you who drive in DC and MD will understand) and that there is no speed limit display.
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Yes, because I like tech and eye candy.

Retrofitted an OEM navi in my old A4 (got to love eBay sellers from Eastern Europe).

Ordered it for my old C300 - despite the sales person saying, "Why don't you use those suction cup ones and save a few grand?" My answer, "Don't like things cluttering my windshield and I like all the extra features that come with the navi option".

Ordered it with my current E90. Funny thing though, the head unit had to be replaced because I got the red startup screen and the DVD drive not reading my DVDs. Not sure how common this is, but mind you my E90 was in an accident.
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      09-19-2012, 02:07 PM   #65
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bitches love the hump!
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      09-19-2012, 02:18 PM   #66
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I wouldn't buy one without it! BTW, there's a LOT more to it than simple navigation!
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