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Jaycar Wireless 2.4GHz Reversing Cameras and LCD Monitor Kit

Jaycar Wireless 2.4GHz Reversing Cameras and LCD Monitor Kit

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Les
LesHunter Region, NSW

purchased from jaycar repsonse wireless reversing camera $300

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the camera worked good for a week the next time for 2 weeks . then camera went foggy. rang jaycar they told me to put it the sun for a couple of hours. waste of money. wont be back to jaycar.

Purchased in February 2020 at Jaycar Electronics for $319.00.

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QM 3856

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One year old and stopped working. Towing a caravan and bought it to see vehicles behind me. Not happy. Not a cheap unit either. The main screen is working but the camera isn't syncing with display unit.

Purchased in May 2019 for $250.00.

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Sirajul
SirajulMetropolitan Adelaide, SA
  • 2 reviews
  • 1 like

Rubbish Product

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Totally worthless product ever bought in my life. Less than one year old, does not work anymore. Jay Car refused to replace it because it is now discontinued. What should do I now? To take it away from the car, have to pay money to the mechanic.

Purchased in February 2020 for $320.00.

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Gavin
Gavin
  • 3 reviews
  • 1 like

Response QM 3852

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Terrible, stopped working after 12 months. Also a pain to install.
Looks like the camera maybe the problem.
hard to believe that Jaycar don't know this thing is a dud.

Purchased in June 2017 for $99.00.

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THE BIGGEST PIECE OF RUBBISH

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Waste of money

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We were told that it would work on our bus after many visits to Jaycar and auto electrician it is a no go. It has cost so much would never recommend it. This is no good the camera keeps flashing on and off even when the bus is still. The only place it works is through the water view tunnel.

Waste of money

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Installed on back of camper trailer and despite trying different locations and the relatively short transmitting distance, it was useless. In fact it was dangerous with the intermittent flickering on and off of the screen as the signal strength vatied. Changing light conditions rendered it unseeable in simple reversing operation.

Impossible to use because of noise bars flickering across screen.

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When installed in a car to a caravan, the wireless reception by the car display from the van camera transmitter is so weak the static or noise bars flickering around the display make it useless. I took the display into the caravan and plugged it into a 12v van socket, and the display was OK at a distance of 2 meters, step outside the door of the van and it was very bay reception.
THUMBS DOWN.

Dud

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Had a auto electrician install this unit on car and caravan . Found car camera just acceptable still with interference but no or very poor reception from caravan mounted camera with screen very hard to see , they tried adjusting aerial position and no good . I am having a cable linked camera's installed , it just doesn't do the job advertised [80m range?] and it's going to cost me a fortune in labour .

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DGK
DGKMetropolitan Adelaide, SA
  • 2 reviews

QM3852 camera kit and second camera QM3854 wireless

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Camera from rear of vehicle works fine. Unfortunately the camera mounted on the back of caravan is a complete dud. After numerous attempts to get it to work made a phone call to the importer and was told that the caravan is interferring with the signal and it will never work so after spending $254 for camera kit and then paying for installation we have something that half works offered refund but nothing towards installation. Very disappointed.

Pete H
Pete H
  • 2 reviews
  • 2 likes

Do not buy

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Have had multiple problems. Transmitter failures x 2. Replaced on warranty. Now out of warranty and another transmitter failed. Replaced at my expense. Then the monitor failed. Replaced at my expense. Now this monitor has failed after 2 months and I find out it is now obsolete. I'm so annoyed.

Questions & Answers

GJ the driver.
GJ the driver.asked

I have just bought a Response camera that I wish to be forward facing(for front parking etc) and want to connect to the existing monitor in the car so it will be permanantly on when the ignition is on and will pair to the already installed Response monitor. What wiring is required at the front of the vehicle that will be independant of the reversing camera?

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Sirajul
Sirajul

Bought 2.4 GHz wireless reverse camera. It did not pair. Sent back to the seller. Response wireless camera is totally useless.

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CategoryReversing Cameras
Price (RRP)$249
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