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      04-23-2013, 05:32 PM   #1
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Custom one off "iHide" knob

So I got myself a new carbon console.

The problem: It has idrive cutout and my car doesn't have idrive.

The solution: A black anodized weed grinder. I cut the screen out of it and mounted upside down. Looks like a factory knob but unscrews to reveal a secret compartment. Finished it off suede trim to match my wheel, shift and ebrake boots.

Im calling it a "iHide™" knob

DISCLAIMER: Grinder is no longer functional. Only to be used as a stash spot
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      04-23-2013, 06:11 PM   #2
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Cool idea.
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      04-23-2013, 07:18 PM   #5
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      04-23-2013, 07:22 PM   #6
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      04-23-2013, 07:54 PM   #7
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I am about to be in the same position (ordered trim but the only one with convertable top button has this same cutout).
I was just gonna make a blanking plate
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      04-23-2013, 08:12 PM   #8
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I am about to be in the same position (ordered trim but the only one with convertable top button has this same cutout).
I was just gonna make a blanking plate
That was one of my ideas as well but felt it still wouldve looked like a empty space. Wanted something that kinda looked like it belonged. You're in NY hit me up if you want help.
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lol love the "weed" grinder lol
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Slick idea bud......
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      04-23-2013, 09:43 PM   #14
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great idea and execution man.
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      04-23-2013, 09:50 PM   #15
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well played sir. looks good.
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Damn, I have a grinder that looks just like that
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Nice job, would be so much cooler w fake nav, radio, tel, etc buttons surrounding it. It would look like a factory piece.
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Does this move around the navigation screen? No, but thanks - i can roll a blunt now. Lol.
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      04-24-2013, 05:41 AM   #22
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Nice job, would be so much cooler w fake nav, radio, tel, etc buttons surrounding it. It would look like a factory piece.
Thanks man. Thought about that but didn't for couple reasons. Thought non functional buttons wouldn't be nice, wanted something unique and a I would've had to hunt for a broken idrive to use.

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