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    name brand or generic double din dash unit?

    hi all looking to buy a dvd/gps.blu tooth double din unit for my wifes 2007 ford edge. my question is is it better to buy name brand or generic i see there is at least a $250 diffrence and i see the generic has a name brand processor. i dont know much about car video so any opinions would be much appreciated so i can get her to stop nagging thanks







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    Re: name brand or generic double din dash unit?

    ?????? anyone yet?




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    Re: name brand or generic double din dash unit?

    get the clarion nx501 off ebay for 600 with warranty and call it a day



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    clarions if its the 7" won t fit some dashes without cutting.. I had a few generics at the house here.. i sold em but they looked ****... just dont get a **** flipout.. lol



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    Re: name brand or generic double din dash unit?

    clarion is 6.2



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    Re: name brand or generic double din dash unit?

    Quote Originally Posted by ace_800 View Post
    clarion is 6.2
    not all.. i have had a couple 7" clarions.. didnt fit



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    Re: name brand or generic double din dash unit?

    I ment the nx501 is, lol.



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    Re: name brand or generic double din dash unit?

    lol.. ya clarion are tops for screens imo if you want to go with a higher end



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    Re: name brand or generic double din dash unit?

    well im looking for the best bang for the buck i dont want to get something thats going to break in 6months. a buddy of mine who is an engineer for cisco said i should check into generic because like house hold flat panel tv's almost all get the same screen from the same company and put there name on it. so thought i would ask you all on here




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