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      11-20-2012, 12:07 PM   #20
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Originally Posted by Goody4 View Post
I guess it's no concern if you don't mind running into objects, possibly causing damage to your car (as with the OP) or another car, or--in the extreme--a person.
It still sounds like driver failure to me. The OP says he hit a fence. Page 137 of the owner's manual specifically mentions fences as beyond the limitations of the ultrasonic sensors.

Originally Posted by Goody4 View Post
But, you don't know how many people have this option. In fact, some joker in this thread said it was only option he didn't put on his car. So, we could gather a large number of people didn't skip this option and have loaded up their car with features.
The joker who got every option except this one, was me

Originally Posted by Vitoco View Post
You´re not contributing anything to this thread so why even post? He didn´t include YOU in the "many of us". I have the option and I bet MANY more than you think have it as well, so to us it IS of great concern.
Fair enough. I was just surprised at the hyperbole over what appears to be driver error.
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