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Old February 8th, 2015
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Default 8500 false laser during acceleration

My 8500 model alerts for laser every time I accelerate from a stop. It does not seem to do it if I accelerate to pass another car and does it less often after I have been driving for 30 minutes. I drive a 1995 Chevy S10 ZR2 in the Chicagoland area. It would be less annoying if the laser alert volume was not so loud, which seems to over ride the volume control.
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two options. Its electrical noise interfering with the laser circuitry. You can get a "filter" its actually a ferrite magnet that clips around the power cord. That should fix it, if it doesn't then the unit may need to be serviced.
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I use to have this problem with the smartcord but when I hard wired it never had that problem again.
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