Serjan

Adding sat nav to Touch 2

Recommended Posts

Hi

New to the forum, try to find the topic but couldn't find.

I do have a 66 Yaris Icon Auto, which comes with the Touch 2 system.

I am considering adding the Nav function, so I found the hardware unit on ebay for about £250 (doesn't come with a GPS antenna).

For any of those who have the Go function build in, is it worth.

Secondly, how easy would it be to add the functionality (adding the unit itself shouldn't be a problem, but where does the receiver antenna go?)

I am open to any advise and suggestions, And if anyone has done it, Were there any additional costs other then the unit itself (eg. programming, additional hardware or software)

 

Thanks in advance.

 

 

 

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
 

I have the Touch 2 without Go. I think my best decision is to buy the top-of-the-range TomTom instead of upgrading the original unit.

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Before you progress, check out the cost of updating the maps.

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

You can find the installation instructions on https://www.toyota-tech.eu

A Garmin/Tomtom will work out cheaper with more frequently updated maps but obviously isn't as neat.

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

I have touch and go sat nav built in Yaris, but can't help as I am not using it. I drive locally only.

It was calculating fastest routes and sending me towards dual carriage ways. Good thing is you can cancel out motorways. I didn't want to take those routes in my local area so I have switched it off. I have not driven on a motorway yet.

 

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Join the conversation

You can post now and register later. If you have an account, sign in now to post with your account.

Guest
Reply to this topic...

×   Pasted as rich text.   Paste as plain text instead

  Only 75 emoji are allowed.

×   Your link has been automatically embedded.   Display as a link instead

×   Your previous content has been restored.   Clear editor

×   You cannot paste images directly. Upload or insert images from URL.

Loading...