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post #1 of 4 (permalink) Old 05-05-2015, 07:16 PM Thread Starter
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i'm installing a backup camera soon and i also wanted to install sensors. I found out there's 2 types. the ones where you drill holes for the 4 sensors and the electromagnetic type that just applies behind the bumper so there are no holes to drill. has anyone used the electromagnetic type? also for the 4 sensors type, our rear bumpers are angled down a little bit, does that affect the sensor? i read that it needs to be angled parallel or higher meaning not pointing downward.
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Why have both? The rear camera works very well......seems like extra work and expense without any benefit........
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OP wants to choose one of them.

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I'll install the camera first and see how it goes. the electromagnetic sensor is $10 and the ultrasonic is $13 shipped from china so it seems like cheap additional insurance.
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