Questions tagged [camera]

A device that captures images within the visible light spectrum.

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Replacing a backup camera

I have an add on backup camera very neatly installed in my car. I want to replace it with a better, higher resolution camera, but I don't want to hassle with running new wiring through the car. Can I ...
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Can a 2013 Nissan tailgate handle fit on a 2012 model?

Looking to install a backup camera on a 2012 Titan I do not like the license place camera setup and found on eBay you can get a tailgate handle for 2013 model. From my research involving the tailgate ...
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Can we connect mobile to reverse cam display output

My cars reverse camera's display break. I can see a mini USB cable was connected to the display. Can I connect my mobile phone to that output using mini USB female to micro USB male jack with any kind ...
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Reverse Camera - White Screen When lights turn on

I wired in a dash cam / reverse cam into a 2004 Ford Fiesta. The cameras work fine except the rear camera turns completely white when I switch on the cars lights. The reverse camera receives power ...
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where and how to mount small camera inside vehicle

What is the best DIY way to mount a small dome camera inside a car? this should be watching the back seats only where children or pets usually are. This is the type of camera I am thinking about: I ...
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No Reverse signal in car harness. Connection comes from reverse light?

So a while back i setup an aftermarket touchscreen radio that has reverse cam support but my car harness does not have a reverse signal wire and the new radio harness does, of course. Where does the ...
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Park assist cameras for lane change

I've got a Nissan X-Trail 2014 (Australia). Under 10 km/h, the park assist cameras can be used. They're really great for showing a 360° view around the car, so I was wondering whether there was any ...
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What are the safety sensors & cameras on those new windshield packs? (like Volvo city safety)

Many new models come with sensor & cameras on the windshield, like this Volvo: Although cars came from different manufactorers it seems that they all have pretty much the same pack - these 4 ...
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Wire front camera+sensors+display on SINGLE Ignition switched 12V wire

I want to install front parking sensors & camera (+display). So I have: Kit of 4 sensors + controller Camera Display Basically I know how to install & wire them, the thing I don't sure is: ...
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Running cables from rear camera and parking sensors to car front in a Honda Fit 2015

I'm planning to buy a rear camera and parking sensor kits to install myself in a Honda Fit 2015. While I have no trouble making the proper electrical connections, I have no previous experience running ...
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Wiring both reverse sensors & camera on reverse light - Short circuit threat?

I want to install both reverse sensors & screen+camera. My challenge is with the power wiring. Both the screen and the sensors controllers need these wiring: Power from the accumulator Control ...
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Rear camera screen flickering

https://youtu.be/c4g_W9xNboQ video of it flickering. I've tested the output voltage of the 12v socket, and it's around 20v! Question about that here; Battery high voltage (multimeter was busted, volts ...
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Is there a camera system for cars that can record the front, rear, and inside of the car at the same time? [closed]

I am looking for a camera security system that would provide a dashcam but also be able to: record what is happening behind my car (like a backup camera, except this one would record while I am ...
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Permanent car camera secuity system? [closed]

I am getting a new VW and from past experience I want to have a camera system built in the car for few reasons. First, to record any possible accidents while driving and while I am not there. Second ...
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A better way to support the camera

I just bought a dashboard camera. However I find that the suction cup is weak, I just worry that it can not attach on the windshield for a while. Also I heard that there are a few states don't allow ...
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How can I keep my backup camera lens clean?

I recently purchased a new SUV with a backup camera. It constantly gets dirty from melting snow, rain, road grim, etc. How can I keep the lens clean, or clean it without causing damage to the lens? ...
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What would be a very efficient on-board camera?

I can't decide myself to buy an on board camera ... There are many models, some of them, very expensive. On Amazon.com, there are many models, most of which have received no rating. Thus, choosing a ...
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Nissan Qashqai camera recorder

I've placed an order for a new Nissan Qashqai and we've gone with the Tekna grade that comes with front, back and side cameras. I've seen that people have started to kit their cars out with cameras to ...
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Rear & front camera

I'm looking for a product that combines the classic car camera (records front for insurance purposes) and rear camera (for reverse) with a single display. Do you know if such product category exist?