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Old 08-23-2019, 10:48 AM
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USB connection triggering false alarms

I have experienced numerous false alarms by leaving a Taotronics dash cam plugged into my USB connectors when car is off. I concluded battery drain must be triggering the alarm, and occasional open trunk, and remedied this by unplugging the USB cable when I turn the car off. Last night I forgot to unplug it and voila, car alarm went off this morning.

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