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Old 12-03-2012, 08:29 AM
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Originally Posted by PapaRocco View Post
You're right the connection does turn off after a few minutes. Just wondering if there's an immediate disconnect when the ignition is turned off.
There are none that I'm aware of. Everything goes to "sleep" in 8 minutes, so that ensures everything is powered down. Should be no problem for a radar detector running for another 8 minutes off the battery--a drop in the bucket.
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