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Old 04-10-2014, 07:33 PM   #1106
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Adding Mylink to older gen5 camaro's

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My 2012 camaro is if I buy it http://autospatech.com/navi/chevrole...avigation.html
will work perfectly? without headache?
what is this * VIN # is Programming?

This has been answered a million times (ok almost) no. Changing bus revisions requires custom software.

Not only is the gen5diy kit cheaper but it's actually programmed right and upgradable
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Old 04-11-2014, 06:20 PM   #1107
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This has been answered a million times (ok almost) no. Changing bus revisions requires custom software.

Not only is the gen5diy kit cheaper but it's actually programmed right and upgradable
All leocelular's posts are related to mylink and it seems like leocelular want's something as easy as swapping headunits and not the rest of the work behind the installation. Though there may be a language barrier so I'm not sure I am reading into it accurately.

This mod is not a buy and swap for either Autotechspa or Gen5DIY.

Gen5DIY's is set up properly for your specific CANBUS via GTPPrix's custom calibration/programming.

I'd suggest purchasing a kit from Gen5DIY and follow the DIY that will be provided or hire a person capable of doing the install.
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Old 04-14-2014, 10:20 PM   #1108
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2SS/RS@GEN5DIY, any idea when this kit will be listed on your website? Cost? Thanks
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Old 04-14-2014, 11:19 PM   #1109
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next week ones the group buy is done.
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Old 04-15-2014, 12:21 AM   #1110
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This has been answered a million times (ok almost) no. Changing bus revisions requires custom software.

Not only is the gen5diy kit cheaper but it's actually programmed right and upgradable
What do you mean "upgradable"?
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Old 04-15-2014, 06:16 AM   #1111
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What do you mean "upgradable"?
Should chevy ever have any important future updates to MYLINK '13 you have an option to send it to GTPprix for the new updates.
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Old 04-26-2014, 03:05 AM   #1112
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I just received my Nav kit from Gen5DIY yesterday and Installed it this morning, man I love it!!!! I will be posting some pics in the morning, but I had to get on and give the guys props for great customer service(Especially the patience with my many questions). I will even go as far to say it was the best I have had in the auto industry. I wish they would sell more stuff so that I could buy everything from them!! A good price is great (Which they have great prices) but good customer service is where it is at for me.
Thanks again guys and I will be recommending you to everyone.
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Old 04-26-2014, 08:10 AM   #1113
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I just received my Nav kit from Gen5DIY yesterday and Installed it this morning, man I love it!!!! I will be posting some pics in the morning, but I had to get on and give the guys props for great customer service(Especially the patience with my many questions). I will even go as far to say it was the best I have had in the auto industry. I wish they would sell more stuff so that I could buy everything from them!! A good price is great (Which they have great prices) but good customer service is where it is at for me.
Thanks again guys and I will be recommending you to everyone.
How long between when you received the invoice and receiving the package, if you don't mind? I am waiting on mine
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Old 07-13-2014, 03:01 PM   #1114
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Is there a page with the cost of the Gen5DIY for a 2012 Camaro with or without NAV ? My apologies but I did not read all of the pages.
Thank you

EDIT Never mind found all the info thanks

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Old 07-13-2014, 03:45 PM   #1115
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Is there a page with the cost of the Gen5DIY for a 2012 Camaro with or without NAV ? My apologies but I did not read all of the pages.
Thank you
Here you go.

http://www.camaro5.com/forums/showthread.php?t=366584
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Old 08-29-2014, 07:08 PM   #1116
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Gen5DIY MyLink/NAV Installation


I received my MyLink/Nav kit about a month ago. I finally got the time and weather to do the install and everything appeared to go seamlessly. I rechecked all cabling 3-4 times before powering up for testing but I have not display on the touchscreen. The unit appears to be getting some power because I can control the A/C, flashers, and radio on/off/volume from the new faceplate. I pinned out the cables again using a multimeter for continuity and everything seems correct. Has anyone experienced this problem with the new faceplate?

Assistance greatly appreciated!!!
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Old 09-01-2014, 04:44 PM   #1117
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My install dvd doesn't seem to be working so ive been using the PDF. My problem is that the PDF does not cover were the 3 pins go on the X2 connector. Does anyone one have this info handy?
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Old 09-02-2014, 10:17 PM   #1118
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I have a 2011 1SS, do I need to install the blue tooth module in the console before I put this in?

Just to clarify, buying a used radio with the vin won't be of any use?

Thanks
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Old 09-02-2014, 11:36 PM   #1119
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I hope you are still selling these next year. I'm about to move so can't tie up funds right now. This is such a great mod.
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Old 09-03-2014, 11:27 AM   #1120
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My install dvd doesn't seem to be working so ive been using the PDF. My problem is that the PDF does not cover were the 3 pins go on the X2 connector. Does anyone one have this info handy?
If you can call us up its faster, we where moving to a new shop last week and part of yesterday.

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I have a 2011 1SS, do I need to install the blue tooth module in the console before I put this in?

Just to clarify, buying a used radio with the vin won't be of any use?

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no need for any of that.

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I hope you are still selling these next year. I'm about to move so can't tie up funds right now. This is such a great mod.

let us know when your ready.
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Old 09-04-2014, 12:42 PM   #1121
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Have there been any updates to the MyLink software/firmware/maps? If so how do we handle it? I'm guessing we can't just go to a dealer and have the system upgraded......
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Old 11-08-2014, 01:58 PM   #1122
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I need to use this thread as evidence in my case, I sold a MyLink unit on eBay, buyer said item doesn't work, it indeed did work before shipping. Buyer opened a paypal case against me in which I won. 2 months later he then opened a credit card charge back case to me on paypal once again saying the item doesn't work. I have informed paypal and the evidence for the CC company that this is an aftermarket modification and that any damaged cause is at the buyer/installers fault. As this process is not approved by GM nor are the aftermarket parts to install the Mylink Unit into a camaro that wasn't factory equipped with one.

http://www.camaro5.com/forums/showth...80#post8052280

This is a thread of my thoughts on the Case that was originally opened up against me. Sorry to spam the thread, just trying to pack in as much evidence as possible. That the installation process was what caused damage (installed improperly) to the item.
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