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Old 07-12-2011, 10:07 AM   #31
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No, not the arm rest rca's. There has to be a dedicated input for the backup camera somewhere in the trunk. My cars on order so I can't do anything until it gets here. Anyone else find the video input for the camera?
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Old 07-12-2011, 10:11 AM   #32
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No, not the arm rest rca's. There has to be a dedicated input for the backup camera somewhere in the trunk. My cars on order so I can't do anything until it gets here. Anyone else find the video input for the camera?
I removed the truck lid cover when I tinted my tails and wasn't able to locate anything, but I didn't check thoroughly. Any idea what exactly to look for? Would it just be wiring? I can check again tonight.
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Old 07-12-2011, 10:16 AM   #33
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keep us updated on what you find. This (besides winter floor mats) is one of the first things i would like to add to my car.
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Old 07-12-2011, 01:07 PM   #34
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I removed the truck lid cover when I tinted my tails and wasn't able to locate anything, but I didn't check thoroughly. Any idea what exactly to look for? Would it just be wiring? I can check again tonight.
The power to the camera probably comes from the reverse light wiring harness. I am guessing that the camera video cable would already be run to the rear trunk area somewhere or there is an unattached molded plug of some kind back there. Even if the cables were not run for video there has to be some place to tap into it somewhere. Might have to go all the way back to the touch screen if necessary. In any case, there has to be a way to do this to at least get video when in reverse.
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Old 08-11-2011, 12:23 PM   #35
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Has anyone successfully added a backup camera yet?
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Old 08-13-2011, 01:27 PM   #36
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Bump! I'm looking for this as well.
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Old 08-14-2011, 11:39 AM   #37
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Old 08-16-2011, 11:15 AM   #38
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My dealer keeps telling me it isnt possible. I removed the trunk liner to see if anything looked to be prewired and couldnt find anything. Dont want to spend the $250 or so on the camera without any idea of it being possible. :(
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Old 08-19-2011, 02:00 PM   #39
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It will be possible once LockPick updates their products, but I can't see this working without one.
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Old 08-19-2011, 04:47 PM   #40
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I looked on fordparts.com and the wiring harnesses (3 of them) from the dash, through the interior and the trunk area are different depending on if you ordered with the camera or not. The wiring is not there for the power or the video. All of the wiring harnesses throughout the car are feature specific. So they did not use a universal wiring harness for these cars.....
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