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Crux CGM-01S

Tailgate handle backup camera for select 2015-17 Chevrolet and GMC pickups — connects to aftermarket radio with composite video input

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About the Crux CGM-01S

For your Chevy or GMC pickup

Crux's CGM-01S package hides a powerful backup camera in a replacement tailgate handle, so that you can access rear-view video without compromising the rugged appeal of your Chevrolet or GMC truck. An included 23-foot cable connects to the back of an aftermarket radio or screen with a composite video input. Once installed, you'll see a generous, well-lit picture of what's behind you on your display, with a 170-degree wide view and excellent visibility for night driving.

Product highlights:

  • connects to any aftermarket radio with a composite video input
  • replacement tailgate handle rear-view camera compatible with 2014-17 Chevrolet and GMC pickups
  • 23' extension video cable included
  • resolution: 480 TV lines
  • 170° wide viewing angle
  • illumination: 0.2 Lux minimum for night driving
  • warranty: 1 year
  • Our 60-day money-back guarantee
  • MFR # CGM-01S

What's in the box:

  • GM Truck tailgate handle camera (attached 6' cable)
  • 23' Video cable (w/ attached 3' power/ground wires)
  • 2 Wire-taps
  • 6 Wire-ties

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GM Tailgate Handle Camera: The Crux CGM-01S GM rear-view camera is specifically designed for select 2014-2017 GM trucks (including the Chevy Silverado & GMC Sierra) with an aftermarket in-dash multimedia or navigation receiver installed. Your aftermarket receiver must feature an integrated video monitor and a composite video camera input. The CGM-01S rear-view camera replaces your truck's tailgate handle assembly. With the Crux CGM-01S GM rear-view camera installed, you'll be able to view what's behind you on your in-dash aftermarket receiver's video monitor when you put your truck in reverse.

Note: This rear-view camera is meant as a back-up aid only; never solely rely on the rear-view camera when backing-up. In addition to using the rear-view camera, always look behind you to make sure everything is clear when backing up your vehicle.

Image Sensor & Lens: The Crux CGM-01S GM rear-view camera features a CCD image sensor that offers 480 lines of resolution. The bright f/1.8 lens has 170° (horizontal) x 90° (vertical) viewing angle. The minimum illumination is 0.2 Lux.

Park Assist Lines: The rear-view camera provides parking assist lines on the screen of your vehicle's in-dash aftermarket monitor. These parking lines are there to assist you when backing up into a parking space. There are two vertical lines which help you judge the left and right edges of the parking space and your vehicle. There are also 3 color-coded horizontal lines that are used to distinguish how close you are getting to the end of the parking spot - Green (Clear), Yellow (Getting Close), Red (Very Close).

Note: The park assist lines are turned on by default. If you want to turn off the park assist lines, you will need to cut the white wire loop on the the attached power/video cable of the rear-view camera.

Connections: The rear-view camera features an attached 6' power/video cable which plugs into the included 23' video cable which also features attached 3' power/ground wires. At the end of the video cable is a male RCA composite video plug, which connects to the composite, rear-view camera input of your aftermarket head unit. The power (red) & ground (black) wires will need to be hardwired. 12V power can be obtained from your vehicle's reverse light circuit or from the reverse gear wire of your aftermarket stereo (if applicable). The ground will need to connected to your vehicle's metal chassis.

Waterproof Housing: The Crux CGM-01S GM tailgate handle camera features an IP67-IP68 waterproof housing.

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