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Not working the radar detector does not work, it wont turn it on. i tryed taking out the wire and plugging it back in, but it still didnt work.

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For what its worth a few years ago I had a similar problem. Turned out the car 12V socket I was plugging into didn't work. Quickest way to figure that out is to take it to another car and try it there.

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How do u get it to work


Which model? Simply take the unit out of the box, mount it, plug in the power cord and turn it on. That is all that you need to do. remember this unit is a RADAR detector and not a POLICE detector. The officers have to be transmitting to have the unit pick anything up.

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