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Old 06-14-2012, 05:21 PM
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Default front facing camera.

Has anyone installed one on the front of there truck? if so where did ya put it? my radio allows me the option and I think it's not a bad idea.
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I have one installed. I mounted it in the fascia on the front bumper at the top. You can see it here

It was a little scary drilling a hole, but everything worked out ok and it makes turning around in a tight spot a piece of cake!
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Very Kool,,,,Nice Job
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As small as the camera lens is
you could pull off the Rams head emblem, drill a hole between horns & mount the lens right between them. You would not quite get a full 180 degree view, because the horns would block off a bit, but you would have a waist high view.

I am considering getting a POW/MIA emblem to replace the Rams Head
Then i could add the camera hardware & not have any vision blockage
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The license plate mounted cameras are a good option too for front facing.
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I mounted mine on the fascia right under the front license plate. Here are a couple of pics.


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Sweet ideas but my truck has stuff on the front which will probably hinder the view. The ram emblem hole seems better but I dont know if I have the Cohones to drill
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It shouldn't be bad, start with a smaller size first then step up in drill bit sizes. worst case you need to buy a new emblem, might even be able to find a spare on the forum as members replace them for custom billet emblems.
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Would an extra camera work with the factory Alpine? Can you program unit to split screen them? If so how to please. If not is there a way to program unit so it works on demand not just in reverse?
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Would an extra camera work with the factory Alpine? Can you program unit to split screen them? If so how to please. If not is there a way to program unit so it works on demand not just in reverse?
You would need to install lockpic which would give you multple camera optio and ither benifits.
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