Thread: dashboard cam
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      12-02-2013, 09:36 PM   #18
Eric SS
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Drives: 2013 335i M Sport
Join Date: Mar 2011
Location: Phoenix

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Originally Posted by Elastino View Post
Never connect Dashcam(a.k.a Blackbox) to Sunroof power.

It will drain your battery while your car is parked.
Furthermore, it will give you batter drain warning 2 or 3 times per week.

Branch power from ordinary 12V power jack to prevent this.
I just plugged mine into the 12v outlet below the glove box in the F30. You never even see it.
2011 335is: gone
2013 335i M Sport Estoril Blue
2014 Q60 S for the wifey