Originally Posted by mazda3ndp
from what your saying I did the exact same thing on my e93. I WAS going to do the mirror install and all that stuff but the shop I was working with wanted like 3k to do a stealth mirror and put the parts in the headrest etc. so for 0 dollars I mounted it above the mirror on the passenger side and just followed the diy for hardwiring it. its been up there for about 9 months and suction cups havent failed once.
Yes, this is likely the best place to put it. I want a way to mount it there but not use the suction cups. From the outside the suction cups "footprint" on the window give it away. By placing it on a mount that does not use the suction cups it should be "stealthier".