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Old 07-12-2014, 09:27 AM   #1
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Talking Front and back cameras/alerts

Just purchased a new Boxster basic and, being I am a "senior" citizen, am regretful that I did not opt for the front and back cameras and alerts. The dealer advised me that they do not install, after the fact, those options. And a sales rep warned me that installing that equipment can be very difficult on a Porsche.
I will appreciate any and all advice on this matter, particularly would appreciate any product referrals.


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Old 07-12-2014, 09:47 AM   #2
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Not sure how "senior" you are (I'm 64), but Boxsters have 3 great rear view mirrors and a nice big windshield. Just slow down and drive defensively; pretend you are on a motorcycle and no one can see you!
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Old 07-12-2014, 10:01 AM   #3
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Do a search on the internet to find aftermarket equipment that will work with the stock Boxster.

Here is one example. There are several more;



Porsche | 911 | Boxster | Carrera | Cayenne | Cayman | 991 | Panamera | OEM Backup Camera System
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Thanks for the info, th. I did some web searches but this one is the best so far.

Have a good day, JOHN
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Thanks for the info, th. I did some web searches but this one is the best so far.

Have a good day, JOHN
Congrats on the purchase and welcome to the forum! Pictures are always appreciated
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Be careful with aftermarket that guy with the loads of electrical problems in his 991 started with some aftermarket tech. Did some of the 986s have front and rear sensors? I think I read that somewhere.
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This ones needs only to be hooked up the backup light wire....

Amazon.com: Peak PKC0BU7 (7'') Wireless Back-up Camera Kit: Automotive

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