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Old 23-05-2017, 01:11 PM   #1
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Dash cams

The "reversed into me" thread has got me thinking it's time to install a dash cam.

Anyone got any current recommendations?

I'm thinking something not too big and obvious.

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Old 23-05-2017, 01:19 PM   #2
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I fitted one of these about a year ago, it is small and unobtrusive but records at 1080. I have not had any problems with it.

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Old 23-05-2017, 02:54 PM   #3
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Thinkware F770, the best one on the market, make sure you purchase a rear camera. It will give you up to 8 hours parking mode. I have one installed, brilliant bit of kit.
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Old 23-05-2017, 03:06 PM   #4
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All depends on your budget, I've got the Blackvue DG650 front and rear and it's not noticeable as the font camera is behind the mirror and you barely notice the rear one.

It's not cheap but well worth it.
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I also have a Blackvue also. Very good camera and as Col has said sits perfectly behind the rear view mirror

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Old 23-05-2017, 03:23 PM   #6
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I fitted one of these about a year ago, it is small and unobtrusive but records at 1080. I have not had any problems with it.

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Have to say this one looks extremely low key but has good specs and reviews.

Definitely worth a punt at that price
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Old 23-05-2017, 05:32 PM   #7
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I fitted one of these about a year ago, it is small and unobtrusive but records at 1080. I have not had any problems with it.

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Thanks for this. Looks good and within my (limited) budget. Does it just plug in the cigarette lighter socket via a micro USB cable?

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Old 23-05-2017, 05:42 PM   #8
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also now looking for the clio & also my twingo.

I really want one with no wires showing
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Old 23-05-2017, 07:04 PM   #9
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Ive got the thinkware 770 with front & rear cams in my RangeRover sport & just the front in my pickup,good bit of kit & Ive hardwired them in both but you can get them with just the cig lighter fitting.

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Ive got the thinkware 770 with front & rear cams in my RangeRover sport & just the front in my pickup,good bit of kit & Ive hardwired them in both but you can get them with just the cig lighter fitting.

Andy
That makes two of us with the same camera, it really is a great bit of kit, I still stand by what a say in that it's the best in the business.
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