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      09-02-2012, 05:08 PM   #1
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Phone holder options

I like things being neat and tidy in my car and am looking for the best way to hold my iPhone. I use the gps a bit so i want something that sits higher but dont really want to mount it on the window.
Does anybody have any suggestions or pictures of what you have done?
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      09-02-2012, 05:47 PM   #2
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i'll take a pic of it tonight.
I have an iphone 4s with ClicOn mounting kit.

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http://www.holdmyphone.com.au/1575-i...html?addcart=1
Mount
http://www.holdmyphone.com.au/1-Seri...html?addcart=1

It's easy to read and reach.
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i'll take a pic of it tonight.
I have an iphone 4s with ClicOn mounting kit.

Holder
http://www.holdmyphone.com.au/1575-i...html?addcart=1
Mount
http://www.holdmyphone.com.au/1-Seri...html?addcart=1

It's easy to read and reach.
Have that as well, works really well - recommended.
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      09-02-2012, 05:59 PM   #4
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i'll take a pic of it tonight.
I have an iphone 4s with ClicOn mounting kit.

Holder
http://www.holdmyphone.com.au/1575-i...html?addcart=1
Mount
http://www.holdmyphone.com.au/1-Seri...html?addcart=1

It's easy to read and reach.
Thanks.
looks good and I'm keen to see the pic.
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      09-02-2012, 10:16 PM   #5
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Check out steelie.com.
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      09-02-2012, 10:42 PM   #6
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no offense, but I wouldn't trust a magnet that is stuck to my dash via 3m tape to hold my $1000 phone!
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Check out steelie.com.
Sucks that you gotta stick this metal thing on your phone though, which makes it thicker and heavier.
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      09-02-2012, 11:27 PM   #8
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its a good idea but I agree. I like the look of the holdmyphone ones. They have two options by the look of it.
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Since there's Bluetooth in the car, my iPhone sits in my pocket or in a cupholder in the centre console. What with what goes on in traffic these days, I've got enough on my plate just driving. My music is duplicated on a USB stick, so I don't have to worry about fiddling with my phone to hear tunes through the AUX.
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      09-03-2012, 01:35 AM   #11
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I had a holdmyphone one in my old GTI. Top quality product and no screws- it just fits into your existing trim. I had a mount because I used my iPhone for TomTom and had the handsfree kit plugged into it.

I haven't bothered with one in my 135 as I've got Bluetooth and iDrive!
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Since there's Bluetooth in the car, my iPhone sits in my pocket or in a cupholder in the centre console. What with what goes on in traffic these days, I've got enough on my plate just driving. My music is duplicated on a USB stick, so I don't have to worry about fiddling with my phone to hear tunes through the AUX.
i use siri a bit so I like to have it out.
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      09-03-2012, 08:58 PM   #13
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sorry about the dodgy photos!
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