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Old 06-30-2013, 01:49 PM   #1
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Can't watch DVDs when JKU is in Drive

Is there anyway to get the touch screen to show the video of a DVD when it is playing and the vehicle is in Drive on the stock Jeep radio? I know it is disabled for safety reasons but my wife wants to be able to watch movies when we head out on a road trip this month.

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Old 06-30-2013, 02:07 PM   #2
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There is, but to do so would not just be unsafe, I believe it would also be illegal.

As long as you are using the vehicle purely for off road purposes, grounding the parking brake wire from the head unit should enable you to watch a DVD while in motion, but I strongly recommend that if your wife wants to watch movies on your road trip, go onto Amazon and buy her a $100 Android tablet.

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Old 07-16-2013, 11:18 PM   #3
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Navigation Lockpicks and Prius Accessories

I had this in my car and it worked great, but our friend^ is right, it is both unsafe and illegal. But I was very anal about using it only for listening if I was driving - I'd listen to concert DVDs. There is a soft button that will allow you to hide the video.

But by all means, please use it safely!
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Old 07-17-2013, 10:20 AM   #4
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Their is also a company, About Us | OEM Auto Parts Co. that will remove the locks..program the RHR or RER navigation radios for "In Motion". This would require you to send the radio to them. $99 service
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