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Entering new location while driving.

Is there any way to override the system to allow you to set new coordinates while driving? I'm constantly having to change plans mid trip and its a royal pain in the **** to have to get off the highway so I can park and then enter the new location address. WILL SOMEBODY PLEASE HELP ME?

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You can find kits to bypass the "needs the parking brake on" issue - seems to me I saw one on EBAY - my installer told me about them but they can't legally put them in when they install the unit.

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