When Spending Money Is Worth It

When Spending Money Is Worth It

When given the choice the designers at Mini always picked "kitschy" over "logical."  Sadly, they also chose "parts bin." As a result, the second generation BMW Mini has a slightly updated version of the radio that came in my E46 330.  It is, arguably, the worst stereo ever placed in a car.  In the BMW it was slightly difficult to remove in the Mini...

Look, here's a video.  Spoiler: to replace the radio you have to remove the entire dash and center console.  All of it.  Every. Single. Panel must be either removed or moved. I plan to do some DIY stuff on this build.  This is not some of it.

The Art of Compromise

The Art of Compromise