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Sep 23, 9:42pm - #47634 
Radar Detector

To all the celica driver out there. Does any body knows what kind radar detector is good to buy and have use it before?


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Sep 24, 1:21am - #47635 
Never used any but there are a lot

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Sep 24, 8:09am - #47636 
do they make one where the sensor goes in ur front grill? i think i've heard of that before right????

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Sep 24, 8:12am - #47637 
i've seen scramblers before that mount there...but those are illegal thumbsdown

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Sep 24, 8:49am - #47638 
Originally Posted by Justice
do they make one where the sensor goes in ur front grill? i think i've heard of that before right????


The only one that I'm aware of that goes in ur front grill is the detector that blocks the radar signal from the radar gun.

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Sep 24, 9:02am - #47639 
Originally Posted by trog2233
i've seen scramblers before that mount there...but those are illegal thumbsdown
damn.. that would be pretty kewl.. BTW Linked Image grin

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Sep 24, 10:06am - #47640 
I think Escort makes the ones with the remote sensors, but they cost big $$$$, like $700 or more.

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Sep 24, 10:21am - #47641 
Yup, I was right the Escort SR7. It has weather proof sensors that mount on the front and rear of the car. It costs $800, wow!!!

check it out at crutchfield.com

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Sep 24, 11:10am - #47642 
valentine 1


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Sep 24, 11:38am - #47643 
i have a cobra 9100 that i bought of ebay for $50 thumbsup


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Sep 24, 12:44pm - #47644 
i got my radar detector from sears and it works great and the price was only $100 smile or you could save money and not speed tongue

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Sep 24, 12:57pm - #47645 
Valentine One definately.


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Sep 24, 4:52pm - #47646 
I think it was called the phaser...i dunno it was on the radio...It was okay but htose things just scare me everytime i heard it go off!

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Sep 24, 5:27pm - #47647 
i dont use one, i obey traffic rules laughsilly iamstfu


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Sep 24, 7:50pm - #47648 
Originally Posted by trog2233
i've seen scramblers before that mount there...but those are illegal thumbsdown


yes they are..also if the cop thinks that you have one (say if your going 80mph and it reads 45mph) he can point the lazer as your driving away..the scrambler only works when your driving towards the cop.


Anyway...the Valentine one rocks!

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Sep 24, 9:29pm - #47649 
Originally Posted by Angelica
I think it was called the phaser...i dunno it was on the radio...It was okay but htose things just scare me everytime i heard it go off!


what sound does it give off?

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Sep 24, 11:07pm - #47650 
Originally Posted by shox
Originally Posted by Angelica
I think it was called the phaser...i dunno it was on the radio...It was okay but htose things just scare me everytime i heard it go off!


what sound does it give off?


my uncle had one. dunno what kind, but it was always just like BEEP! BEEP! BOOP! BEEP! i hated that thing.

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Sep 25, 1:32pm - #47651 
Valentine one ALL THE WAY. Awesome lil' radar detector. Volume knob with mute function. Detects EVERYTHING. I've gotten readings when the cop was over half a mile ahead of me. LOTSA warning time for you to slow down (especially on the highway or interstate)

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