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Re: How To - Dash Cam Install - Blackvue 650 2-Channel

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One thing you want to check about your rear camera. You may want to move it to where it's within the wipers cleaning radius.
Thanks. That sounds simple but I totally forgot about it lol.

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..... I'm looking for a 12v ignition switch in the back. Anyone know a good spot to tap into?
Tap into the wiring for the torch charge on the left or 12v socket on the right. I believe both are switched.
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Tap into the wiring for the torch charge on the left or 12v socket on the right. I believe both are switched.
Is there anything inside the litigate it self?
I was thinking of putting the camera om the bottom of the window, just high enough to clear the wiper. This way, won't have to wire much either. I haven't opened up the cover in litigate to investigate.
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Is there anything inside the litigate it self?
I was thinking of putting the camera om the bottom of the window, just high enough to clear the wiper. This way, won't have to wire much either. I haven't opened up the cover in litigate to investigate.
If you have a reversing camera it will have a 12v supply BUT it may be wired to only power on when in reverse. Need to check this.
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Re: How To - Dash Cam Install - Blackvue 650 2-Channel

Figured I would share this if people were interested in a Blackvue DR650GW-2CH for a good price.
Massdrop has it for $279.99 + $5 shipping. This is the best deal I've seen since I started stalking it. Bought a few things from Massdrop before, never had any issues. You must sign up to look at it, and only 5 days left.

This is "friends" link to Massdrop (aka if so many people sign up ill get credit or something)

or if you prefer not to use my link just go to www.massdrop.com and search for Blackvue.

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Re: How To - Dash Cam Install - Blackvue 650 2-Channel

Thankyou to EVERYONE on this thread,boy did you guys save me headaches on putting cameras in,sad that these days we need these to protect ourselves from dangerous/ dishonest motorists etc,you all had great info and will make my install EASY and with different opinions has given me some good wiring options,again,thanks to you all.
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massdrop.com just launched BlackVue DR650GW-2CH Dash Camera again for $279.99 with 8 days left.


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Re: How To - Dash Cam Install - Blackvue 650 2-Channel

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massdrop.com just launched BlackVue DR650GW-2CH Dash Camera again for $279.99 with 8 days left.


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Re: How To - Dash Cam Install - Blackvue 650 2-Channel

gonna probably mimic the fuses used in this tutorial since i don't want to splice any wires

anyone forsee any issues with teh 2016 JGC High Altitude Diesel model?

also this is back on drop - http://dro.ps/b/0diaP1n
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Re: How To - Dash Cam Install - Blackvue 650 2-Channel

You really don't need to go in engine bay for power.

It's VERY easy to tap the back of the cigarette lighter in the cubby. Next to USB.
This is 20 amps and switched. Takes all of two minutes to get a wire from the glove box down there. The side panel just pops off.

If you want it unswitched then tap cigarette lighter in the center console.

I've also tapped power from mirror. Little trickier.
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You really don't need to go in engine bay for power.

It's VERY easy to tap the back of the cigarette lighter in the cubby. Next to USB.
This is 20 amps and switched. Takes all of two minutes to get a wire from the glove box down there. The side panel just pops off.

If you want it unswitched then tap cigarette lighter in the center console.

I've also tapped power from mirror. Little trickier.
Got any pics of how to tap from the glove-box?

I used to t-tap my old car before this one, but according to the dealership - any tapping of wires voids the warranty, so i'd like to avoid that
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