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Boyo VTC175M Camera Bundle

With universal rear-view camera and 5" monitor

Item # 707VTC175M

Boyo knows that not everyone can fit a video receiver in their dash, so they've bundled a high-quality dash monitor...

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About the Boyo VTC175M Camera Bundle

The backup bundle

Boyo knows that not everyone can fit a video receiver in their dash, so they've bundled a high-quality dash monitor with their VTL17 HD rear-view camera for a convenient backup solution.

The backup bundle

Boyo knows that not everyone can fit a video receiver in their dash, so they've bundled a high-quality dash monitor with their VTL17 HD rear-view camera for a convenient backup solution.

Easily mount this cam

Boyo has affixed their VTL17 camera onto a sturdy strap that attaches behind just about any license plate. This compact camera delivers an HD picture that's great for low-light scenarios, while selectable parking lines and reverse imaging make it a versatile, little addition. The camera includes a video cable that connects to the monitor.

5" monitor

Once wired for power and video with the included wiring harness, Boyo's 5" monitor attaches conveniently to your windshield with its included suction mount for a crisp view that will be a big help when you're in reverse. An included reverse trigger wire ensures you'll only have to see a backup view when your vehicle is in reverse, and two video inputs allow you to add a front-view camera if you need to be mindful of crunching your low-slung bumper.

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Product highlights:

  • package includes bar-type license plate back-up camera and 5" monitor
Camera Specifications:
  • HD CMOS image sensor with color video output
  • universal license plate mount
  • weather-proof camera housing
  • parking lines and reverse image selectable at installation
  • works in low light
  • warranty: 1 year
Monitor Specifications:
  • resolution: 840 x 480
  • 5" color TFT monitor
  • suction windshield mount
  • 2 video inputs
  • reverse trigger wire
  • removable sunshield
  • warranty: 1 year
  • Our 60-day money-back guarantee
  • MFR # VTC175M
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What's in the box:

  • LCD monitor (attached 28" power/video harness)
  • Camera w/ license-plate bracket (attached 48" composite video cable/7' power wire)
  • 39" Power/ground wire
  • 19.5' Composite video cable
  • Windshield mount
  • Dash mount
  • Sunshade
  • 3 Screws
  • User's Manual
  • Warranty Card
  • Product Registration Card

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Features & specs

Features and Specs
Camera Type Rear or Front
Resolution 384,000
Parking Guidelines Selectable
Lux Rating Not given
Selectable Views N
Reversed Image Both
Horizontal Viewing Angle Not given
Vertical Viewing Angle Not given
Wireless No
Plug type Composite video

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Features

5" LCD Monitor: The Boyo VTC175M includes a 5" LCD monitor with a resolution of 840 x 480 (384,000) and a contrast ratio of 350:1. The LCD monitor can be used as a front view or backup camera monitor, based on how you configure the included camera. The monitor can be mounted to your dash using the included self-adhesive mounting bracket or to your windshield using the included suction-cup mounting bracket. Both brackets allow you to adjust the LCD monitor for the best viewing angle. The monitor also comes with a sunshade to help block sunlight and reduce glare.

  • Camera Input w/ Auto Switching: The LCD monitor features a composite video jack for its camera input to connect the included camera. Thanks to Auto Switching, when you place your vehicle in reverse gear (requires connection to your vehicle's reverse lamp), the LCD monitor will automatically switch over to the backup camera's video signal so you can see what's behind you immediately.
  • Video Input: In addition to the composite video camera input, the LCD monitor features a second composite video input for connecting a front dash camera (sold separately) or other external video source (sold separately).

Camera with License Plate Bracket: The included camera is equipped with a highly sensitive 1/4" color CMOS image sensor. The camera features a waterproof (IP68) housing and a integrated mounting bracket that is designed to mount behind your vehicle's existing license plate. Once the camera and bracket are mounted, you can position the camera forward or angle it down. The mounting hole spacing of the license plate bracket is roughly 6.75" to 7" apart.

  • Rear or Front View: The camera can be used as a backup or front view camera. By default, the camera will display a mirror image for backup use. If you want to use it as a front camera, cut the white wire loop labeled "mirror control" to get normal (non-mirror) image.
  • Parking Guidelines: The camera provides parking assist lines on the screen of the included 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 three color-coded (green/yellow/red) horizontal lines that are used to distinguish how close you are getting to the end of the parking spot. If you do not need and want to remove the parking guidelines, then simply cut the blue wire loop labeled "Parking Line Control".
Note: The Boyo VTC175M is meant as a back-up aid only; never solely rely on the rear view camera system when backing-up. In addition to using the rear view camera system, always look behind you to make sure everything is clear when backing up your vehicle.

Dimensions

Rearview Monitor:

  • Width = 5.1875"
  • Height = 3.375"
  • Depth = 1.125"

Camera with License Plate Bracket:

  • Width = 7.75"
  • Height = 1.4375"
  • Depth = 1.5"

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Customer Q&A

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Crutchfield asked: Why did you buy this?
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Price and mainly wanted license plate camera, reviews, plus non wireless. [ Cesar  Dec 06, 2018 ]
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Advisor helped choose what i was looking for. Reviews are good overall [ Jonathan  May 22, 2018 ]
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Convenience and price of Crutchfield [ MICHAEL  Apr 17, 2018 ]
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friend has one and it works wonderful [ joe  Mar 10, 2018 ]
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because i need a front camera for my big truck [ NICHOLAS  Jan 22, 2018 ]
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Because it's what the person that asked me to order it for him wanted. [ alan  Dec 15, 2017 ]
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I previously ordered two of these bundles and I like them. [ Richard D.  Oct 27, 2017 ]
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Best combination of features I wanted and price. Could someone include whatever wiring information you have for a 2002 Jaguar Van den Plas (XJ8) [ William  Sep 17, 2017 ]
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Purchased to replace an older after market unit that failed, good price and reviews [ Donald  Aug 30, 2017 ]
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Recommend by advisor [ A  Aug 19, 2017 ]
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It was the least expensive backup camera that includes the monitor. It had good reviews as well which made the decision easy. [ NICHOLAS  May 24, 2017 ]
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Adam's recommendation [ Stewart  Jan 09, 2017 ]
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6 questions already asked

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Hey I am new to this, I just want to make sure before I make a purchase that I can connect the camera the back license plate and have the monitor in the front(right by the driver) and it should work correct? Also, how close does the camera need to be to the monitor for the connections to work?
[ Celestino  Jul 31, 2017 ]
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Mine wasn't wireless but the cam bolts on to the license plate hardware. Just pull power for the cam off the back up light (i wanted mine on while I was driving too, so pulled from running light). I installed mine in a Nissan NV200 and there was plenty of adequate gauged wire included so install was pretty straight forward.
[ JOHN  Aug 02, 2017 ]
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I just installed this camera on my 2007 Ford Ranger Extended Cab pick-up truck. The supplied cabling was JUST long enough to go from the rear license plate to the dashboard on the driver's. The monitor has to sit very close to the left of the dashboard (close to the side of the truck). I put the connections where the camera cable attaches to the long cable behind my left rear tail light. This used up some cable but it's a convenient location if I need to access the connections.
[ Chet  Aug 02, 2017 ]
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You can mount camera to license bracket and put monitor on the dash. The video cable that comes with it should get you all the way. With a wired system you should be able to go as far as you need. You can buy an extension for the cable if needed. The wiring diagram that comes with the unit leaves a lot to be desired. If you have a problem with it,ask an electrician to help you out. There are several ways you could wire it. On some vehicles you cannot connect extra load to some circuits. I connected mine to the backup light circuit at my trailer hitch receptacle. The camera works when truck is in reverse. You may want yours to work all the time. Something to think about. If you don,t have trailer hitch wiring you may want to ask your dealer where it is best to connect to. Lots of luck and have fum.
[ Robert A.  Aug 01, 2017 ]
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You can mount camera to license plate bracket and put monitor on the dash. The video cable that comes with the camera should reach all the way in most cars. On a wired system any reasonable length should be okay. Could get extension cable if needed from Radio Shack or the like. The wiring diagrams that come with the unit leave a lot to be desired. You may need to ask an electrician to explain if you have a problem. In many new cars you should not add an extra load to some lighting circuits. Better check with your dealer about where you get power. I connected to the backup lights at my trailer receptacle which should be okay on any car if you have trailer wiring. Mine works only when my Tahoe is in reverse. You might want yours on all the time. Some thing to think about.There are several ways you could wire it. Have fun.
[ Robert A.  Aug 01, 2017 ]
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My nephew just installed this in my Honda Accord and the monitor is on my window (low on the left side as I am left handed), and the camera is attached at the top of the license plate. Works great
[ Charlene  Aug 01, 2017 ]
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I put this Boyo Camera on a Honda Oddysey. Camera on License Plate and Mounted the Monitor on the Dash.I did have to get a Yellow RCA Camera cable and coupler to extend the Camera cable about three feet. Van is pretty long. I suggest you only use one power source. The 12V that goes active when you go into reverse worked good for me. In the Honda the 12V reverse signal was behind the Drivers side Kick Panel. Their Support team was very good with answering my questions. NCC
[ Nick  Jul 31, 2017 ]
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It should work fine. The camera is hard wired with an rca cable so the distance between the camera and monitor can be as far as the cables length.
[ Malcolm  Jul 31, 2017 ]
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I NOTICED PART OF THE INSTALLATION REQUIRES CONNECTOIN TO THE REVERSE SWITCH. WHY CANT IT JUST SHOW VIDEO ALL THE TIME BY JUMPING OUT THAT INPUT?
[ FLBIKER  Apr 20, 2017 ]
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I had a professional install my BOYO VTC175 Back-up camera but I would assume you are correct. I only want the camera "ON" when I am backing up.
[ RON  Apr 21, 2017 ]
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How difficult is this to install?
[ Mish915  Mar 29, 2017 ]
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The installation is pretty straight forward, but will require hard-wiring to a power wire and reverse light wire in your vehicle. For more details on installation, feel free to contact an Advisor directly by phone (1-800-324-9695) or online chat. Hope that helps!
[ Larry  Apr 07, 2017 ]  Staff
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Can you connect a front camera to the monitor as well or is it a single output?
[ Malcolm  Mar 28, 2017 ]
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The Boyo VTC175M 's monitor features a second composite video input for connecting a front dash camera (sold separately) or other external video source. If you would like to discuss further, feel free to contact an Advisor directly by phone (1-800-324-9695) or online chat. Hope that helps!
[ Larry  Apr 05, 2017 ]  Staff
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Do you have any pictures of the back of the monitor? I am looking to do a vertical mount vs on a dashboard. Also what are the dementions of the monitor... not just screen size?
[ John  Feb 02, 2017 ]
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it's black with some buttons and offhand I'd say its 5 1/2" x 4 3/4". Mine is also mounted on the dash
[ JOHN  Feb 13, 2018 ]
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I'm afraid we don't have any photos of the back of the monitor available at the moment; but the dimensions of the monitor are: width = 5.1875" x height = 3.375" x depth = 1.125" If you would like to discuss further, feel free to contact an Advisor directly by phone (1-800-324-9695) or online chat.
[ Larry  Feb 14, 2017 ]  Staff
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can you connect this camera to your stereo, instead of the monitor included?
[ ichuntaro  Jan 16, 2017 ]
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If you do not want/need the monitor, the much better (and affordable) option would be to get the camera by itself: http://www.crutchfield.com/p_707VTL17L/item.html I hope that helps. My Bio: https://www.crutchfield.com/Support/Bio.aspx?bio=5
[ Ryan  Jan 26, 2017 ]  Staff
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