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Old 11-27-2010, 10:56 PM
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I really want to get one on my beast.. ill have to look into it monday while im at dodge for my recall
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I had one on my chevy and it helps a lot with parallel parking and backing up trailers.
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I have the park assist and for me really helps when parking. Either the backup camera or the park assist sensors are an absolute must have.
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so hooking up to the trailer with a backup camera beats the hell out of stopping every 6 inches
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I put one on my truck and like it just for the fact that I can see who might be behind me while backing up (kids, neighbors walking dogs, etc). The only downside is I think it's tough to tell how close you actually are to an object..although maybe I just need to adjust my camera.
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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!
It was so easy hooking up my boat in the mornings. You can just back right to it, all by yourself like a big boy
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can you add it if not bought with one?
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can you add it if not bought with one?
Yes. Mine is the OEM one that comes mounted in the tailgate handle and the pic in the original post shows the view.

You will need to have a touch screen radio too.

Even if you put in yourself, I think you need the dealer to flash the computer.
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I agree, well worth it. My truck did not have the pre-wire run to the tailgate. I had the camera system installed by the dealer, works great day or night. Makes life easier, especially hooking up to the camping trailer. The camera was priced @ $299 from the dealer. I found it on Dodge's website for $248, they honered the price. All said and done we were out the door @ $428.
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I agree, well worth it. My truck did not have the pre-wire run to the tailgate. I had the camera system installed by the dealer, works great day or night. Makes life easier, especially hooking up to the camping trailer. The camera was priced @ $299 from the dealer. I found it on Dodge's website for $248, they honered the price. All said and done we were out the door @ $428.
Thats money well spent IMO. when I first got my truck I thought it was jusy another gimmick but now rely on it espesially when backing up to my boat or any other trailer. You can literally back up to the coupler so all you do is lower your tongue and lock it down!
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