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Holy smokes! Tremendous attention to detail. Great idea, I hate the visual radar detector.
 
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I knew there was something I wasn't getting in the photo progression; the fact that you grafted the lamp holders onto your molded piece. I thought somehow you were able to get that from the mold, and I wasn't seeing it. Now I understand how you did what you did.

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Karl. can you tell me how to remove the lamp housing?

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I know this is an old thread but Karl, Im curious to know if the V1 is able to sense rear radar as well since the rear is covered. I have a V1 as well that I currently have hardwired as to not have wires hanging down but I love the look of your setup. I also have the repeater that I an currently not using but I like what you did incorporating it into the center console.

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Originally Posted by Stealthssfc View Post
I know this is an old thread but Karl, Im curious to know if the V1 is able to sense rear radar as well since the rear is covered. I have a V1 as well that I currently have hardwired as to not have wires hanging down but I love the look of your setup. I also have the repeater that I an currently not using but I like what you did incorporating it into the center console.

Thanks,

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There was no effect on rear radar sensitivity as the housing is transparent to radar waves. I have a newer Vantage now, which has a different setup for the map lights, so my V1 now sits behind the rearview mirror instead of fully enclosed. Not as stealthy, but you can't see it at all when you are in the driver seat. The remote display is mounted by the OBDII connector piggy-backed onto a Savvy module by my left knee and I can see the arrows through the steering wheel with just a quick glance down. Because of the remote display, the lights on the main unit are off and won't give me away to trailing traffic.
 
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