will meyer

Nerd of multiple disciplines. Father of boys. Employee of Spotify.

Car Hacking

Here's a video from AFKfest 2009 in Baltimore (a fun time).

Oh and here's a quote in The NY Times too.

Contents

Basics

I have a 2008.5 Mazda MAZDASPEED 3 (affordable and speedy) with a growing list of modifications. A full custom Car PC/carputer setup, audio system, a bunch of appearance mods inside and out, and some engine mods next on the list.

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This is a summary of what I've done to the thing in general, check sub-pages for details on the electronics and software stuff.

External Appearance Mods

Some pictures of the exterior:

Interior Mods

Here's a shot of most of the interior:

And some more pics:

Performance Mods

Waiting for the warranty to lapse first, here's what's planned:

Computer and Audio System

There's a lot of stuff going on here, including an audio and carputer setup.

Take a look at my ELECTRONICS PAGE.

Pictures

Interior, exterior, PC, and install pictures are all in MY FLICKR STREAM.

Thanks

This kind of thing is easy once you find people to talk to about it with you. Specifically, many thanks to all of the good people over at:

Also, though it can get a bit spammy, its nice to be able to find other installs on CarDomain.