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No wiring harness for my headrest monitors. Product not listed.

My wife and I recently purchased 2 Invision Revolution headrest monitors off of ebay. The units are supposed to work properly or so it was described as such. The monitors came without the wiring harness.Which I knew wasn't being sold with the monitors. I however did not know that these monitors have to use their own wiring harness in order to work. I would like to know if it is possible to make a simple wiring harness for these monitors with item that can be purchased at an electronics store. I spoke with the people at Invision and the man said that these wiring harnesses were made with a patented design so that not just anyone can install. Oh yeah the wiring harness was priced at $400.00-500.00 US. In my opinion thats alot of extra expense for monitors that I am not even for sure work properly. I guess that if there is a simple way to test these monitors for functionality I could more easily justify the expense. But if a cheaper way is out there I would love to know about it.These monitors came from a Hummer H3 2005 and if this problem is solved and everything works out they will be placed inside 2007 Hummer H3.

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  • Anonymous Mar 12, 2009

    Similar problem...tried to buy just the wiring but they want to sell me two brand new head rest shells with the wiring.....400 bux...something about warranty and all this ****....

  • Anonymous Apr 12, 2009

    my invision dvd players are missing the harnesses. i dont know what they came out of but i may attempt putting them into the headrests of my 07 fusion. Where can i get the wiring?

  • Anonymous Apr 16, 2009

    I asked Invision if i could just run power to the headrests and just use them that way,(Not conneted to stereo) They stated you can not power them up without the box from Invision.Also an expensive item...

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What DOES work? Headphones plugged in? MUTE on?

http://audio.manualsonline.com/manuals/mfg/emerson/ms3103.html


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