What is a dash cam
In order to start using a dash cam, first you have to know what is it, how to install it and how to use a best mirror dash cam. It is known to all that it is a cheap, small device which is usually installed at the windshield or the dashboard and which usually records all the things that go on when you are driving; the view of the road and traffic.
Many drivers use these devices to keep themselves safe if an accident occurs. It provides clear evidence for the drivers and even the passengers if an unexpected accident occurs. It will be evidence of exactly what went wrong.
The dash cam has the following benefits to a driver:
How to install dash cam in your vehicle
In order to use a this camera, you have to install it in a correct and proper manner. By following the given steps, you will be helped a lot! Let's see how to install a rear view mirror camera:
Prepare the camera
Ensure that the dash cam itself is ready with its suction cup mount together with the car charger as the power cable. The vehicle should have an SR curtain airbag for the process of installing the power cable.
Find a good spot for the installation
Find a very nice spot for installing the cam where it doesn't cause any distraction and as allowed by the rules of the country you are in. Ensure that the spot is clean.
After the spot is ready, attach the suction cup to the dash cam and then position and attach the camera to your place of choice then lock the clip.
Check the line
Behind the airbag, run the wire. Do this very carefully since it is the most important part of the procedure
Tuck any excess wire
After attaching the power cable to the camera on the dashboard, any extra cable should be hidden behind the liner of the roof, this is done by forcing the excess cable slowly behind the headliner.
Tuck it away thereafter; you can hide the wire behind the rubber seal after putting the pillar panel back.
Power the dash cam
The power cable; the car charger needs a solution of 12 volts. Find the power solution and plug it into the socket with 12v capacity.
Complete the install
Tuck all the wires away and the excess wires left by putting them behind the factory panel. The wires are usually under the dash panel.
How to use a dash cam
Now you have successfully completed the installment process, let's proceed to know how to use a dash camera.
Setting the camera device up
Saving important videos
All recordings in HD usually have a capacity of 1GB for 6 minutes videos which means that a 32 GB SD card can record for three hours continuously then it can start to overwrite the original video.
Last Updated on January 17, 2021 by Marcus Ford