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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.

 





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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...




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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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tehgerbil:

 

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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floydbloke:

 

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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