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Open-cubby center console?

drp1988

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Dec 11, 2018
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Does anyone else not get a lot of utility from the center console layout? With 5 different small compartments (cellphone holder, front compartment, cup holder, rear tray, rear compartment) there's too much segmentation and it's just not easy to get to the front compartments for me. I normally have my wallet/keys in the tray under the armrest, and I keep my phone in the cup holder. The rest of the space just isn't useful for me.

The non-premium interior concept had a giant open cubby which seems way more useful for me, but I don't think it actually went into production. Something like that, or the "yacht floor" of the S/X would be better. Anyone else have this problem?

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beachmiles

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Jun 29, 2019
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Wish the console was shorter across the board. My right knee hits the console and the armrest feels about 4 inches too high. I'm 6'4 with the seat almost all the way down and all the way back to make room for my legs. Was considering trying to modify a used console and shave off a couple inches off the bottom somehow. It looks like it may be possible, but would have to re-route the AC plastic tube to the rear vents.
 

Mrcarcrazy

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May 22, 2019
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South Padre Island, Tx
I bought a front storage organizer thing. It’s not perfect and I’m thinking I can build a better mousetrap for my uses. Just gotta decide on the best material to build it out of...and find the time to mess with it.
 

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