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7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current)
The new re-designed 7 series F01 / F02 leads off the BMW Fxx chassis code!

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Old 08-07-2012, 08:35 PM
filmoreslim filmoreslim is offline
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Night Vision/Lane Departure Warning

Do these features interfere with a radar detector?

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Old 08-07-2012, 08:52 PM
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Distronic, active cruise control and the park distance will throw off the K band, I use a Escort 9500, it's a learning radar detector, after a few times it recognizes it's the same device causing the K band to go off, so eventually it doesn't alert you.
As for night vision, I never had the need to use it, so I can not comment on that.
Almost all the time KA band or the laser is the really deal in our neck of the woods. I really don't pay attention to the K band.

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Old 08-07-2012, 09:25 PM
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Get laser interceptor if you want real protection.
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