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  Reply # 1644576 3-Oct-2016 10:35
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I had a Navman MiVue 358, but it died last week. This would be perfect.




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  Reply # 1644615 3-Oct-2016 11:34
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We don't have anything in either car at the moment. We got T-boned a while ago while turning right on a green arrow (driver came straight through the red light).


Luckily there was a witness who came forward otherwise it would have been a drama... This camera would have sorted that out.


My views (except when I am looking out their windows) are not those of my employer.

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  Reply # 1645268 4-Oct-2016 15:28
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Nothing yet, currently looking at options.


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  Reply # 1645321 4-Oct-2016 17:07
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Still relying on my own eyes + whoever is 'back seat' driving at the time. One of these would be great.


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Reply # 1645362 4-Oct-2016 18:20
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I would love to win a Dashcam GPS, as I don't currently have one in my car. As a driver who has recently upgraded to a Restricted Class 1 license I can see how several of the features such as Lane Detection Warnings, Warnings if I am getting to close to the car ahead and the Warnings if the car infront has moved and I haven't yet, will be beneficial to me with the Navman MiVUE 680 as I am yet to comprehensively understand and think about these issues/outcomes as much as other experienced drivers are.


I have tried a few Workarounds so I can have a Dashcam through my phone, however they aren't as practical as you'd think... see below.



Being able to record footage would be beneficial if I was to ever be in the occasion where footage would be needed (such as a Crash, but hopefully I'm not involved in 1).



So yeah, would Love to win cool





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  Reply # 1645433 4-Oct-2016 20:18
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Driving in Lower Hutt where it appears few know how to use their indicators. At least I'll have evidence that they indicated they were turning but went straight up...

Procrastination eventually pays off.

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  Reply # 1645457 4-Oct-2016 20:56
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I'm relying on my memory to get from A to B. I am therefore getting lost a lot.

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Reply # 1645651 5-Oct-2016 09:08
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My current dashcam is 100% organic. It is prone to the occasional "Did I really see that!?" error so I am looking for something more digital and less emotional. The Navman looks like it would fit the bill.


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  Reply # 1656921 24-Oct-2016 13:46
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Thanks everyone for entering the competition. The winner is skuzzb and he already received this prize.





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  Reply # 1656924 24-Oct-2016 14:06
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Nice one skuzzb! We expect crazy Russian style videos now..

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  Reply # 1656939 24-Oct-2016 15:29
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its about the only thing i have ever won,its all mounted and working,i am rapt with it,if i am ever unfortunate and capture anything i will keep you all posted,thankyou to Geekzone for this giveaway.



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  Reply # 1657071 24-Oct-2016 19:32
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Nice one skuzzb! We expect crazy Russian style videos now..



"Crazy" - for sure, as idiots are everywhere in the world, I see them almost every day in Greenlane and CBD, Auckland, but "Russian Style" - you wish... You have to live in Russia to get that kind of experience :-)


Congrats to skuzzb! Drive safe...

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  Reply # 1657073 24-Oct-2016 19:40
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thankyou,i live in Wanganui so there isnt the same sort of traffic you would find in the bigger cities but i do travel around a bit in drag racing season

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  Reply # 1657076 24-Oct-2016 19:54
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This piece of junk, despite an OK-ish brand-name, hasn't really worked properly since day one.



I did tape it to a kite once to use it as a poor-man's drone.








In my experience most if not all Uniden products are junk.

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  Reply # 1657143 24-Oct-2016 23:07
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Nice one skuzzb! I Wonder if Navman might have a deal for those of us not lucky enough to win but would consider buying one?

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