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    after market rear view camera

    Did anyone install one of these rear view cameras from AliExpress that fits into the spot of the number plate light?

    Here is an example

    I have the unit with the screen, navigation, CD, radio etc. there is an input for that right? And I already know how to activate that

    thanks for your answers
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    I've never bought anything from aliexpress. If I'm not mistaken the license plate light on our cars looks different from the pictures on the link.
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    Quote Originally Posted by maendu View Post
    Did anyone install one of these rear view cameras from AliExpress that fits into the spot of the number plate light?

    Here is an example
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    I doubt the plastic mounting strength longevity.

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    I would prefer other mounting mehods

    https://mirageforum.com/forum/showth...age-Space-Star

    https://mirageforum.com/forum/showth...een-in-reverse

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    Thanks for the quick responses The Product looks like this Model A or B

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    there are 2 choices in your link

    However, they are different from the bigger pictures and seller says "ask before buying"

    I suggest that you look at the ff. other options:

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    https://www.aliexpress.com/item/32877454462.html

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    https://www.aliexpress.com/item/32677271445.html

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    If the camera is mounted inside the rear window it will be better protected from weather, vandals and thieves. Plus, it will eliminate drilling holes in your vehicle to pass wiring through. There are rear-facing cameras designed for this purpose.


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