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Old 05-08-2014, 07:21 PM   #43
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Shaggy - if you use your in dash monitor for this, do you lose your GPS screen and maps?
Steve, No not at all. It actually enhances the features you have already. Right now when the truck is in drive I can't input an address with the touch screen feature, but with this I can. My Ford touch works just like before but without any of the annoying safety features. You can't play a DVD while the car is moving or check your back up cam but now you can. Here is a video of it in action, its on an older F150 but you get the idea.
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Here is a video on how to install it. Pretty easy.
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Old 05-08-2014, 07:42 PM   #45
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Here is a video on how to install it. Pretty easy.
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Old 05-08-2014, 07:44 PM   #46
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Uhm....yeah....easy....got it :-)


I'll just get my ball peen screwdriver set and uhm, make that happen... :-)
I am sure your down playing your wrenching skills. Looks pretty easy to me anyway.
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I am sure your down playing your wrenching skills. Looks pretty easy to me anyway.
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If that looks easy to you, God bless ya! :-)

At any rate - I guess I'll keep the in dash and Voyager plug in cams :-)
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I, too, am very interested in Soul Food's system. I already have the Voyager wireless rear view camera system, and I am currently in the market for a new GPS to replace my ten year old Garmin Nuvi 660.

Based upon the information provided, I can purchase a new Garmin 760LMT Portable GPS Navigator, and mate it to my Voyager Wireless camera. Is this correct? How involved is it to switch back and forth between the GPS map screen and the rear view camera screen?

This would be the very system that I am looking for. It would be great to have only one screen to deal with in the tow vehicle.

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I wonder if this will work with Garmin rv760?
I am going to call today to find out

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Old 05-09-2014, 07:36 AM   #49
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Rick, I would be very interested in hearing the results of your inquiry.

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Steve, No not at all. It actually enhances the features you have already. Right now when the truck is in drive I can't input an address with the touch screen feature, but with this I can. My Ford touch works just like before but without any of the annoying safety features. You can't play a DVD while the car is moving or check your back up cam but now you can. Here is a video of it in action, its on an older F150 but you get the idea.
Wow am I happy I bumped into this...
First I was looking for a camera for my AS, Next I was looking for a new GPS because the one built into the F150 does not allow us to put-in or change addresses while moving and here is a rig that looks like it will solve all my problems.

As a user - Does it work as good as it looks like it does? How did you run the wiring from the camera on the trailer to the truck?

Edit - Just watched the install video. WOW that is not for the faint of heart - Yicks!

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I was just reading on a truck forum yesterday that the new factory-installed GPS units will not allow any changes unless the vehicle is stopped and in park. To me, that makes this type of unit virtually useless. SuEllyn is always making GPS changes while we are underway.

I am glad that I am now aware this so that I will never buy any vehicle with an installed GPS system

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Old 05-09-2014, 01:29 PM   #52
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The aftermarket has a device that over-rides those "safety" features- will allow you to watch DVD's while driving...
GPS works anyway- otherwise it would be useless.
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The Lock Pic Disables all the safety features and works on all models including current year. Questions call the the people in the link posted and they will answer all your questions.
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I was just reading on a truck forum yesterday that the new factory-installed GPS units will not allow any changes unless the vehicle is stopped and in park. To me, that makes this type of unit virtually useless. SuEllyn is always making GPS changes while we are underway.

I am glad that I am now aware this so that I will never buy any vehicle with an installed GPS system

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I called and I ordered it. The receiver needs an adaptor for the RCA plugs but he assured me it will work.
Will order the Garmin today. Now the challenge will be installing it, I'm not comfortable drilling I to airstream myself unless I can get some detailed instructions.
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I called and I ordered it. The receiver needs an adaptor for the RCA plugs but he assured me it will work.
Will order the Garmin today. Now the challenge will be installing it, I'm not comfortable drilling I to airstream myself unless I can get some detailed instructions.
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You have me a little confused, Rick. I was under the impression that you were talking about mating the Garmin RV760LMT to a Voyager wireless camera. If this is the case, I don't see why any wire plug adapters would be required.

I had gotten the impression from earlier posts to this thread that since the Garmin RV760LMT was set up to receive the Garmin brand wireless camera, it would also receive the signal from a Voyager wireless camera.

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