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Is it possible to get the song name/artist to scroll within the LCD using the Sirius addon for the scion tC? I believe holding down the text button for the CD-Text works for a CD, but holding it down in SAT mode doesn't appear to do anything.
 

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really? holding down the text button does that?

i have not seen sirius or XM on a stock system. so, i don't know. I think i should get to reading a little more about the stock system.
 

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I wasn't too happy when I saw the placement. I figure I can probably tweak the placement when I need to get a new windshield.

The parts + install was almost half the price what scion was charging.

Does anyone know about the text scrolling though?
 

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At least with '05 HUs there is no scrolling in SAT mode (you don't even see the little triangle at the end of the title that indicates long name).

I had XM for almost a year - it does not scroll, and I'm pretty sure it's the same with Sirius.
 

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Thank trolocsis for the picture. I actually got my Sirius installed today...Longo Scion hosted Scion Sensations and we all got a free Sirius unit and subscription if we had our stock head unit still...They placed mine close to where they placed yours, but it was acutally closer to the rear-view mirror. Its nice having it up there and not on the dash where people can see it!
 

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When I had factory XM in mine (actually the kit was from an xB), I did not want the antenna to show, so I put it on top of the center AC vent under the dash - reception was as good as on top of the rear fender (standard stock XM antenna placement).

Just a thought - judging by your antenna location there should be plenty of wiring to reach the vent.
 

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Anyone solve this question at hand yet? I am contemplating tossing my factory Sirius and getting an aftermarket receiver. This issue is one of a few reasons. If there is a solution I am missing, I may reconsider!
 
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