Jeep Garage  - Jeep Forum

Jeep Garage - Jeep Forum (http://www.jeepgarage.org/forums.php)
-   Troubleshooting/Problems (http://www.jeepgarage.org/f181/)
-   -   Rear View Camera - FOV (http://www.jeepgarage.org/f181/rear-view-camera-fov-64220.html)

Roki303 08-16-2013 06:20 PM

Rear View Camera - FOV
 
1 Attachment(s)
I'm not sure if this happened recently (was in at dealer for radio swap for vehicle phone requires service message) but recently I think FOV (field of view) for rear view camera has changed. I don't recall seeing my own license plate in the camera?

Is that something that is adjustable? Is that what is should be? Can somebody check what you guys have.

I have 2014 GC.

Baalic 08-16-2013 08:42 PM

Re: Rear View Camera - FOV
 
mine seems to do this on occasion too, but i haven't actually changed anything...maybe the camara just gets loose?

PurdueMET 08-16-2013 10:18 PM

Mine looks the same too.

ExcursionDiesel 08-17-2013 12:47 AM

The video must normally be a full screen view of a cropped image of the full view. The only way a camera can change its field of view is by

1.) Changing lenses
2.) Using an optical zoom
3.) Digitally zoom (cropped image)

If it appears more wide angle "fish-eyed" now, it was cropped before and the programming or some feature selection has now changed. I doubt a backup camera would have a mechanical zoom lens!

I prefer the wide angle so this is good news for me.

bd


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 04:32 AM.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 4
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
Copyright 2012 - JeepGarage.Org
The Jeep Grand Cherokee Owners Community