Dash Phone Holder Modification




This is a modification to an existing dash phone holder that broke. It attaches to the air vent, which has the added advantage of cooling the phone on hot days.

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Step 1: Pieces

Take the clamping mechanism from the old holder.

Step 2: Disassemble

Disassemble the arm.

Step 3: Base

Screw the base to a piece of wood.

Step 4: Reassemble

Reassemble the clamping mechanism.

Step 5: Binder

Bend the clips on a binder to attach to the unit and clamp into the car air vent.

Step 6: Attach

Attach the binder to the top of the unit.

Step 7: Grip

Attach pads to the inside of the claws for better phone stability.

Step 8: Clip

Clip the unit to the car dash air vent.

Step 9: Phone

Place the phone in the new holder.



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    2 years ago

    good job. Paint the wood black. Walmart has black spray paint for $1.00