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Retrofit of wireless phone charger?

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Does anybody know if it possible to retrofit the wireless charger within the armrest of my 2018 NX Luxury?

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Honestly, just buy a USB one off amazon.  It’ll save you a small fortune and do the same job. 

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13 hours ago, Don C said:

Honestly, just buy a USB one off Amazon.  It’ll save you a small fortune and do the same job. 

I am thinking of this, but I don't want cables all over the dash, and cannot find one that suits fitting into the central storage box where the genuine Lexus unit sits.  Failing this, I will probably just stick with the cable charger.

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My 2016 model does have the wireless charging tray, but it is too small for my Samsung Note 10 Plus to fit. I enquired whether the larger tray from the facelifted model could be fitted, but the price was horrendous (I seem to remember that it was around £700), but involved swapping the tray, some of the fittings, and so some of the cabling.

Having said this, there is a possibility that, while the tray is not fitted to your car, the wiring is already in place and fitting the tray might be doable: a 2018 model would have the larger tray if fitted. I am thinking of the way cruise-control is easily retro-fitted to the CT200h, and it is just a question of adding the stalk.

your dealer should be able to clarify.

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Having scoured the market, I have just ordered this:

https://www.amazon.co.uk/gp/product/B07DDDP1S9/ref=ppx_yo_dt_b_asin_title_o00_s00?ie=UTF8&psc=1

Hoping it will do the job for me and if so, a very cheap fix!  It offer wireless charging for a very reasonable £29.99.

I will let you know how I get on.

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