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Old 11-02-2013, 03:37 PM   #1
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Installed Rear View Mirror with Backup Cam

I've been looking at installing a backup cam/ rear view mirror for the last month or so. So many on Ebay, but I wanted to stay away from the cheap junk and not have it work for a short time then have to replace it. I ended up buying the Rydeen MV411T. http://www.google.com/url?sa=t&rct=j...,d.cWc&cad=rja

It's got the Compass and inside/outside temp displays along with a 4.3 inch backup screen integrated inside the mirror. Shift into reverse the backup screen comes on. Shift out of reverse and it goes off. Plus, it has a one year warranty.

Installing took the better part of a day with plenty of breaks since I wanted it to look professional. In the end, I think I did a pretty good job. Just got through calibrating the compass. Here's a few pictures.

Here's a shot of the compass.




Compass with backup camera on. Sorry for the glare.




Backup camera with 88 degree cabin temp.




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Old 11-02-2013, 06:10 PM   #2
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That's really slick! What camera did you use?
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Old 11-02-2013, 06:33 PM   #3
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It came with the MINy LED2 NightVision Super CMOSIII Sensor. I know it's not a CCD, but it works fine for me.
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Old 11-02-2013, 10:09 PM   #4
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link please
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Old 11-03-2013, 06:08 PM   #5
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http://www.google.com/url?sa=t&rct=j...,d.cWc&cad=rja


To purchase I got it from eBay. Just search Rydeen MV411T
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Old 11-03-2013, 07:49 PM   #6
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You're a brave heart! Making this yourself! Great upgrade!
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It would be amazing if u can show step by step installation with all tools and components included.
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Wink

The author is a bad idea you have, here is a possibility, but you need to flash the screen and buy a video camera, half of the transactions already, and we have to buy additional wire "FARC"
first put the display, to allow the reception of video signal
the second engage the cameras on the power of the rear lights backwards
the third all install and enjoy
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Old 11-09-2013, 09:25 AM   #9
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The rearview camera is really good , but would not fit my Titanium X with out losing the other functions on my mirror


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The author is a bad idea you have, here is a possibility, but you need to flash the screen and buy a video camera, half of the transactions already, and we have to buy additional wire "FARC"
first put the display, to allow the reception of video signal
the second engage the cameras on the power of the rear lights backwards
the third all install and enjoy
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I'm really interested in this modification , if you can supply details of how you flashed the screen and what you used to flash the screen, i guess once flashed it's just a case of remove the fakra connection and wire in an AV lead.
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Old 11-15-2013, 11:24 AM   #10
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Im very interested in this also ,as dont want to go the new mirror route either
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