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Crux CVW-07L

Rear-view camera with LED plate light for select 2014-up Volkswagen Beetle vehicles

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Overview

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If you're looking for a back-up camera for the aftermarket touchscreen radio in your Volkswagen Beetle, the Crux CVW-07L package is just the thing. This camera fits in the factory light location over your license plate and includes its own LED light. Crux includes a 23-foot cable that connects to the composite video input on the back of your aftermarket radio. Once installed, you'll see a 170-degree wide view of what's behind you on your radio's video display.

The Beetle-cam

If you're looking for a back-up camera for the aftermarket touchscreen radio in your Volkswagen Beetle, the Crux CVW-07L package is just the thing. This camera fits in the factory light location over your license plate and includes its own LED light. Crux includes a 23-foot cable that connects to the composite video input on the back of your aftermarket radio. Once installed, you'll see a 170-degree wide view of what's behind you on your radio's video display.

Important Note: This camera only works in Beetles with the factory LED license plate light.

Note: A rear-view camera provides an additional view when reversing your vehicle. It is intended to be used in conjuction with your rear- and side-view mirrors to give a fuller picture of what's behind you. It is not intended as a replacement for your mirrors.

Product Highlights:

  • waterproof CCD camera with LED light
  • NTSC/PAL wide-angle rear view camera compatible with select Volkswagen Beetle vehicles
  • 23' video cable included
  • resolution: 480 TV lines
  • 170° wide viewing angle
  • parking lines
  • illumination: 0.4 Lux minimum for night driving
  • warranty: 1 year
  • Our 60-day money-back guarantee

What's in the Box:

  • Rear-view camera w/ integrated bracket (attached 7' power/ground wires and 23.75' composite video cable)
  • 4 Wire-ties
  • Wiring Sheet

Easy install that works great! Nice fit, clear image, good field of vision and adds another layer of safety to the car. LED plate lighting is much better than original incandescent.

Pat, Severn, MD

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Crux CVW-07L

Pat from Severn, MD on 6/4/2017

2014 Volkswagen Beetle
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Easy install that works great! Nice fit, clear image, good field of vision and adds another layer of safety to the car. LED plate lighting is much better than original incandescent.

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Features

Rear-View Camera: The Crux CVW-07L rear-view camera can be installed in select Volkswagen Beetles 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. Now you'll be able to view what's behind you on your in-dash receiver's video monitor when you put your vehicle in reverse.

Note: The Crux CVW-07L 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.

Vehicle Compatibility: The Crux CVW-07L rear-view camera has been designed for select Volkswagen Beetle vehicles. Please consult the Crutchfield Car Selector for your vehicle's compatibility.

CCD Image Sensor: The Crux CVW-07L rear-view camera features a CCD image sensor that offers 480 lines of resolution. It has 170° (horizontal) x 90° (vertical) viewing angle. The CCD image sensor has a low-light lux rating of 0.4.

Waterproof Housing: The Crux CVW-07L rear-view camera features a IP67 waterproof housing.

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: You can remove the Park Assist Lines by connecting the camera's two white wires together.

LED Light: The Crux CVW-07L rear-view camera features an LED light to replace the factory license plate lamp. The LED light requires a separate power/ground connection.

Power & Signal Connections: The CVW-07L rear-view camera features an attached 23.75' composite video cable and 7' power/ground wires. The composite video cable plugs into your in-dash aftermarket multimedia or navigation receiver's composite video camera input. The power/ground wires will need to hardwired to power and ground of your vehicle.

Mounting Options: The CVW-07L rear-view camera it designed to mount and clip into the license plate area of your Volkswagen Beetle.

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