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Old 11-26-2010, 11:12 PM
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I personally love my back-up camera. Here's a shot taken with my phone. There are no street lights, all lighting is coming from my stock reverse lights. I'm parked in my brother's driveway, the house you can see is across the street. The white at the bottom blobs on the bottom of the picture are the license plate lights. The striped 3 rail on the right is well to the right and behind me. I am not sitting at an angle (left/right) at all.

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Old 11-26-2010, 11:19 PM
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I would say Yes. I don't have it on mine but I have the parking assist sensors and they help me park my truck everyday. Even saved my rear bumper getting a dent one time. I was backing up pretty fast on to a cement block that I didn't see. and at the last minute the warning went off and I hit the brake just in time to stop a few inches from the block.
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Old 11-26-2010, 11:30 PM
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I have one on my work truck and it makes backing up to trailers so easy! I normally don't have anyone to help me as a lot of the jobs are one person when in the field, so hooking up to the trailer with a backup camera beats the hell out of stopping every 6 inches and adjusting only to go too far back and put the tongue into the soft vinyl of the bumper
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i would say yes too i want one soooo bad espcially from where my windows are tinted so dark
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i installed a back up camera right after i creased my plastic rear bumper
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Our car has one and it's nice and I wouldn't mind having one on my truck, it would make hooking up a trailer very easy!
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I have a backup camera on my jeep..lifted 08 Rubi on 35's..will be putting one on this dodge as soon as christmas is over. Sight is so limited behind these trucks that I think the Cameras should be standard equipment. Just the simple fact that it puts a view behind me that I can almost see the bumper and I can tell if any small children are in the way. And Bad driver has nothing to do with a pure accident. Accidents happen, even to the prepared.
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Definitely a plus for me. Highly recommend it if you have kids around, pull trailers or have to back into tight parking spots.
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I say yes its one of those great options you wonder how you ever lived without
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