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    1. Member ThatGTI's Avatar
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      12-18-2014 10:14 AM #26
      Quote Originally Posted by Lujess View Post
      It is slight pricey given it's simplicity, but it is small, low profile, fits in pretty much any car airvent, does not scratch, operable with one hand, completely portable, let's you swivel to position phone vertically or horizontally.

      We have these in each of our 3 cars

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      12-18-2014 11:01 AM #27
      Quote Originally Posted by ThatGTI View Post
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      but with this one, you have to give up a vent. Using this in winter, are you blowing hot air on to the back of your phone?
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      12-18-2014 11:06 AM #28
      I've been using the Mi-T Grip mount for over a year now. The suction cup is very strong and has a bit of a sticky bottom that can be wiped/rinsed clean with water. It stays sticky once it dries. The spring-loaded clip has rubber on the contact surfaces that grip well. My phone has never slipped out of it.

      The only issues I have with it are 1) you need a flat surface if mounting it to your dashboard (My Saab is fine, but the wife's B5 A4 is a little trickier), and 2) in extreme summer heat, if left mounted to the dash, the suction cup will eventually warm up and lose suction. The suction issue only happens if left mounted while parked all day in the heat, and can easily be avoided if you re-apply the suction cup prior to driving off.


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      12-18-2014 11:46 AM #29
      Quote Originally Posted by koidragon1980 View Post
      I've been using the Mi-T Grip mount for over a year now. The suction cup is very strong and has a bit of a sticky bottom that can be wiped/rinsed clean with water. It stays sticky once it dries. The spring-loaded clip has rubber on the contact surfaces that grip well. My phone has never slipped out of it.
      This is what I mounted my GPS in my Miata with. It's slightly sticky and has a suction. Holds really tight.

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      12-18-2014 12:04 PM #30
      Quote Originally Posted by ModernMaven View Post
      but with this one, you have to give up a vent. Using this in winter, are you blowing hot air on to the back of your phone?
      Yeah, that is a drawback. I personally hardly ever use the heater in my car. When I do it's typically just to defrost the windows. It doesn't bother me much that hot air is blowing on it.
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      12-18-2014 12:07 PM #31
      Quote Originally Posted by MikkiJayne View Post
      Proclips in all the things!

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      Yes.

      I'm really digging the new magnetic mounts that Proclip is doing in conjunction w/iOmounts. I like that, for the most part, I don't have to buy device-specific holders any more. I have a bunch of the disks, just lay a piece of tape or something on the back of the phone, stick the disk to that, then put the case on the phone. IMO it's easy, reversible, and works well.

      I've got a Proclip w/iOmount in both cars, and I also have the proclip suction cup mount with an iOmount that pulls double duty as a desk mount when I'm in my office and windshield mount when I'm on the road in a rental car. I find it very convenient for my needs.

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      12-18-2014 03:03 PM #33
      Quote Originally Posted by Turbio! View Post
      The Mountek nGroove Grip, on Amazon for $18. Yeah, you could spend three or four times that on a ProClip, or you could go with the thousands of crappy suction cup mounts, but I've had this in my car for a year and a half and it hasn't budged. Mounts the phone securely and at a comfortable sightline. I've bought four of them for gifts, too.

      Seconded. Cheap, prime shipped, and just plain works. Only complaint I ever had was it wouldn't hold position in landscape after a couple months use, but a quick tightening of the large plastic screw in the back with a penny and fixed that right up.

    10. 12-18-2014 03:32 PM #34
      Quote Originally Posted by Sporin View Post
      I really like the MagicMount from Scosche.

      Have one in my truck and like it so much, as does my wife, that we've got one to put in her car as well.

      $11.95 at Walmart for the basic stick on mount, other options available online.

      http://www.scosche.com/magic-mount-c...r-tablet-mount

      How big is the magnet that attaches to the phone?

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      12-21-2014 01:11 AM #35
      Or we can leave it in out pockets for saftey.....unless you have an I phone 6plus.

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      12-21-2014 01:18 AM #36
      Quote Originally Posted by DougVRT View Post
      Or we can leave it in out pockets for saftey.....unless you have an I phone 6plus.
      I use my phone for navigation all the time. Why would I want to leave it in my pocket?

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      12-21-2014 01:20 AM #37
      Quote Originally Posted by Turbio! View Post
      The Mountek nGroove Grip, on Amazon for $18. Yeah, you could spend three or four times that on a ProClip, or you could go with the thousands of crappy suction cup mounts, but I've had this in my car for a year and a half and it hasn't budged. Mounts the phone securely and at a comfortable sightline. I've bought four of them for gifts, too.

      I have had this one for over 2 years and like it a lot. You ocasionally need to tighten the large plastic screw on the back but that isn't a big deal at all.

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      12-21-2014 02:19 AM #38
      Quote Originally Posted by robhurlburt View Post
      How big is the magnet that attaches to the phone?
      The thing sandwiched between the phone and the case is just a piece of metal. The magnet is on the holder.

      I used one that fit into the cd-slot. It lasted a whole five months.

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      12-21-2014 02:32 AM #39
      I'm using the iMagnet suction mount. It's cheap, the gel-like suction cup sticks hard even without tightening it down and it's very low profile. Couldn't be more satisfied with it.

      http://www.amazon.com/iMagnet-Cradle.../dp/B008IOQ3K6

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      12-21-2014 03:28 AM #40
      Quote Originally Posted by titleist1976 View Post
      I used one that fit into the cd-slot. It lasted a whole five months.
      I had the same bad experience with CD slot model, bought from Meritline. Ended up with 3 of them (don't ask), and each broke too easily. I would have blamed myself, but THREE? C'mon.

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      12-21-2014 09:31 AM #41
      Quote Originally Posted by robhurlburt View Post
      How big is the magnet that attaches to the phone?
      Quote Originally Posted by titleist1976 View Post
      The thing sandwiched between the phone and the case is just a piece of metal. The magnet is on the holder.

      I used one that fit into the cd-slot. It lasted a whole five months.
      yeah, it's just a thin slip of metal about 2" x 1". I have the most basic, stick on mount and it seems pretty sturdy.

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      12-21-2014 11:49 AM #42
      The KENU works pretty well on my e30 and e34 with the older style "flat-faced" dash. And it's simple to use!


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      12-21-2014 11:58 AM #43
      Quote Originally Posted by ThatGTI View Post
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      Another vote for this.

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      12-21-2014 12:00 PM #44
      Bought the Kenu Airframe from Staples for $24.99, works great with iPhone 6 and when empty matches the dash of MKVI Golf perfectly.

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      12-21-2014 12:02 PM #45
      Quote Originally Posted by kickapoo View Post
      I use an iOttie suction cup phone mount. The best phone mount i've ever used. They're roughly $25 on amazon and the section cup is crazy, crazy strong.
      I totally agree with this. I have one attached to my Miata's quarter window and I love it. One handed operation and it sticks like nobody's business. It will also stick to surfaces that aren't perfectly flat.

      I'd love to get one for the BRZ and ditch the RAM mount, but the BRZ's windows are tinted and I'm sure it would destroy the window tint if I ever tried to remove it from the quarter window.

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      12-21-2014 12:18 PM #46
      Pro-Clip .... hands down the best one I've used. It's a big pricey, but well worth it.

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      12-21-2014 02:56 PM #47
      Quote Originally Posted by NotFast View Post
      I had the same bad experience with CD slot model, bought from Meritline. Ended up with 3 of them (don't ask), and each broke too easily. I would have blamed myself, but THREE? C'mon.
      I had the InifiniApps version. Without tightening it, the thing would just flop out every week or so. So, I kept tightening it. The piece of plastic that the screw tensioned against just broke after a while.

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      02-05-2015 12:30 PM #48
      Ended up with 2 Kenu Airframe mounts, because I liked my first one so much, and wanted to have one in each car.

      I was initially worried about how tightly it would hold the phone, but this is a non-issue. Holds my iPhone 6's leather case very well. It also grips the MkIV's center vents tightly. Only issue is it covers my heater switch button.

      Other slight gripe, is the clasp isn't really "one handed operation". If I try to remove the phone with one hand, the mount slides laterally along the vent louvers, instead of opening. Also, I have to be careful to open it far enough to not scratch the soft leather of the case.

    25. 02-05-2015 02:19 PM #49
      I got a majic mount for my wife for chistmas. works perfect, I see no reason to use any other style.

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      02-05-2015 02:40 PM #50
      Quote Originally Posted by robhurlburt View Post
      I got a majic mount for my wife for chistmas. works perfect, I see no reason to use any other style.
      Pics of you majic mounting wife?

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