Dash cam recommendations

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JK-VWTiguanR
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Re: Dash cam recommendations

Post by JK-VWTiguanR » Fri Aug 16, 2019 11:43 am

Rando wrote:
Fri Aug 16, 2019 10:49 am
Just a question to anyone that has front and rear dash cameras in your Tiguans - do you suffer from interference with the DAB radio ?
i am having an ongoing battle with my VW dealer and a Nextbase 522GW and rear camera which makes DAB radio virtually unusable as it just keeps dropping out.
They have fitted a couple of ferrite cores as suggested by Nextbase but still no good. I am at the point of wanting a total refund (also had lots of other problems with the front 522 camera and am on camera number 3 now).
I would really like front and rear cameras !
Is my VW dealer just not upto the task ? is it all down to the routing of the cable to the rear camera ?
Not had a, single issue with DAB and the blackvue 900 the DAB works without an issue.
2019 19-Plate 230hp Tiguan R-Line Tech in White with Loads of Extras
Replaced: 2018 18-Plate 240hp Tiguan R-Line in White with Loads of Extras.


Rando
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Re: Dash cam recommendations

Post by Rando » Fri Aug 16, 2019 12:35 pm

Thank you Hillbilly & JK-VWTiguanR for the replies.
I will look further at the BV cameras and maybe get someone else to install the cameras rather than VW.
First need to get a refund !
Tiguan Allspace R-Line 2.0 TDI 4Motion 150PS DSG
Platinum Grey Metallic, Park assist and rear view camera, Dynaudio Excite


SkyJawa
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Re: Dash cam recommendations

Post by SkyJawa » Fri Aug 16, 2019 8:48 pm

I gave up on dab a long time ago, its rubbish.

2019 Tiguan SEL 2.0 TSI 230
30/05- ordered, 06/06 - with factory, 08/06 - confirmed - week 27, 05/07 - left factory, 05/07 - in transit - 5a
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Hillbilly
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Location: Sunshine Coast QLD

Re: Dash cam recommendations

Post by Hillbilly » Sat Aug 17, 2019 6:08 am

SkyJawa wrote:
Fri Aug 16, 2019 8:48 pm
I gave up on dab a long time ago, its rubbish.

I agree we dont get it in the cars here and I have a DAB+ radio at home and 40 mins out of city centre i have to virtually stand on the roof with one leg pointing 173.5deg south to get a decent signal


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