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Old 12-11-2013, 02:55 PM   #1
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Where to install Lockpick so it's accessible?

It seems that most people place it next to the radio. I'd like to find a location where I can get to it without pulling the dashboard apart. I was thinking somewhere around the glove compartment. That way I could just pop out the glove box. Has anyone done that? Where exactly did you put it? Also is there a clear path to run the wire harness to the radio?

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Under the steering wheel, that panel pops off.

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Did you secure it in any way?
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Double-sided tap to the removable flat, black bracket underneath the steering column. I think that might be where the amps on the older JK's used to go.

But even then, all the wires are still hooked up to the back of the HU. I can't remember, but I think mine is on the back side of the bracket.
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Old 12-12-2013, 05:27 PM   #5
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Installed it today and fits perfect under the steering wheel. Thanks!
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Would it be dumb to ask what this thing you're installing is? The name had me intrigued.
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Old 12-12-2013, 06:02 PM   #7
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Would it be dumb to ask what this thing you're installing is? The name had me intrigued.
X2. At first all I thought of was, huh lock picks are illegal unless your a lock smith..
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X2. At first all I thought of was, huh lock picks are illegal unless your a lock smith..
That depends on where you live. The Lockpick they're referring to is like a jailbreak/hack for your on-board Nav system or stereo. It lets you do a bunch of stuff that you wouldn't normally be able to do. I'm thinking about getting it so my passenger can type in a address on the GPS while the JK is in motion. That limitation is ridiculous.

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I got it primarily to enable me to add a backup and front camera relatively easily.

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