Anyone would be interested in a DIY for a dash cam hooked into the fusebox ? - Club Lexus Forums


Go Back   Club Lexus Forums > Lexus Model Forums > LS Models > LS - 4th Gen (2007-present)
Log In 

Anyone would be interested in a DIY for a dash cam hooked into the fusebox ?

Reply
 
 
 
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Old 06-19-14, 03:17 PM   #1
Vansibel
Driver
Trader Score: (0)
 
Vansibel's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jun 2014
Location: QC
Posts: 141
Default Anyone would be interested in a DIY for a dash cam hooked into the fusebox ?

Just wondering if it's been posted before for the ls460/600. I just installed one in my outback and I'm waiting for a second one for the ls600hl. The idea is an installation as discrete as possible with no visible wire and without taking up an existing 12v accessory. I can post a step by step installation with picture if anyone is interested when I receive the cam (and if it wasn't documented before of course). I did a carputer on my older car also, might try this as well with the LS.
Vansibel is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 06-19-14, 05:11 PM   #2
Tee
Moderator
Trader Score: (0)
 
Tee's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2008
Location: Atlanta, GA
Posts: 3,707
Default

Go ahead and post the DIY, this mod has not been posted here.
__________________

2007 LS460L Noble Spinel Mica/Cashmere
2012 RX350 Matador Red Mica/Parchment
2007 LS460 Black Sapphire Pearl/Cashmere (R.I.P.) http://tinyurl.com/78c36hd
2004 LS430 Modern Luxury-Flint Mica/Ash (R.I.P.) http://tinyurl.com/7wvpux5
My Build, Pics & Vids Thread: http://tinyurl.com/ckybwbo
Tee is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 06-20-14, 04:46 AM   #3
philj
Driver
Trader Score: (0)
 
philj's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2008
Location: NY
Posts: 110
Default

i remember reading about this. it might have been on one of the other forums here. maybe it was the Lexus Audio, Video, Security & Electronics forum. it showed a guy mounting the dash cam behind the mirror and taking power from the mirror or dome light I forget.

he did as nice job as I remember and it had photos.

it might have been in IS or GS forum.

i tried to find it just now but I could not. You may want to hunt for it it may save you time.

If you do it please post. At some point I hope to do this.

good luck

phil
__________________
2013 LS F Sport (sold)
2002 E 55
2001 E 55
1979 240 D
1971 300 sel 6.3
2105 s 550
philj is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 06-20-14, 07:27 AM   #4
jamodeo
Moderator
Trader Score: (1)
 
Join Date: Dec 2007
Location: Hinsdale, Illinois
Posts: 751
LEXUS JOEY
Send a message via Skype™ to jamodeo
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by Vansibel View Post
Just wondering if it's been posted before for the ls460/600. I just installed one in my outback and I'm waiting for a second one for the ls600hl. The idea is an installation as discrete as possible with no visible wire and without taking up an existing 12v accessory. I can post a step by step installation with picture if anyone is interested when I receive the cam (and if it wasn't documented before of course). I did a carputer on my older car also, might try this as well with the LS.
I would really appreciate a write up for this actually. I am looking to put a dash cam in and it would be very helpful!

Thank you and good luck with the install.

-Joe
__________________


2013 LS460 | (Current)
2009 GS460 | (Sold)
2004 RX330 | (Sold)
2000 GS400 | (Sold)
2001 ES300 | (Sold)
jamodeo is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 06-20-14, 10:35 PM   #5
96zenki
Driver
Trader Score: (5)
 
96zenki's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2010
Location: nj
Posts: 119
Default

i would be interested as well..
96zenki is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 06-20-14, 10:35 PM
 
 
 
 
Reply

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Blackvue DR550GW-2CH Dash Cam Installation HumanMale LS - 4th Gen (2007-present) 4 07-29-14 12:21 PM
Cam to Cam Gears JJ777 Maintenance 1 11-12-13 08:02 PM
1993 ls timing belt broke due to idler pulley bad HELP with cam ali slinky LS - 1st and 2nd Gen (1990-2000) 7 10-01-10 11:06 AM
HID Foglights Gil Smash LS - 3rd Gen (2001-2006) 1 05-30-10 07:58 PM
Adjustable cam gears... 7Cain GS - 1st Gen (1993-1997) 13 03-22-06 02:43 PM


Tags
camera, dash, diy

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off

Forum Jump


All times are GMT -7. The time now is 08:39 PM.

Copyright © 2000-2015 Internet Brands, Inc. All Rights Reserved
Privacy Policy | Disclaimer | Terms of Use | JOBS


Get all contact info