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Re: Valentine 1-- Microscopic Audi content

On Mon, 30 Mar 1998 20:54:49 -0500, Josh Pinkert wrote:
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>BTW, just a word of warning for A4 owners considering buying a V1.  Hitting
>the horn with the V1 plugged-in to the lighter will cause it to false
>LASER.  You heard me.  I was pretty alarmed when it happened to me.  Now I
>just hit the horn for kicks.
>I'd still by the V1.  It's most likely an A4 problem...power fluctuation.
>I'm not sure.  I plan on hard wiring it soon...so I'll know more then.

Ditto in my 88 5k when wired into the overhead harness except I
get Ka wideband too. An earlier Passport didn't do this. Mike, if
you're listening out there, I think your otherwise way cool box is
a tad sensitive to RF noise on the power line.

I may add a bit of filtering ahead of the detector. It's kind of

DeWitt Harrison     de@aztek-eng.com
Boulder, CO
88 5kcstq