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Old 09-07-2009, 10:53 PM
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Originally Posted by graeboy View Post
I am ordering a 2010 750li xdrive and was wondering about anybody's experience with active cruise control and radar detectors. In my current car MB S600 the distronic cruise control drives detectors nuts. I was hoping to get a custom mounted Valentine one and front and rear laser jammers. If it does set off the radar detector is it only when your using active cruise control? Or all the time like the Mercedes. Any help would be appreciated
If I recall correctly the MB's have a safety system that constantly monitors using the radar even when the cruise control is not in use. Something like adaptive braking that uses it. The 7 shouldn't have this problem. Kind of seems like MB wasn't really thinking of those with radar detectors (although there aren't a whole lot of us).
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