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Old October 16th, 2018
carolinaken carolinaken is offline
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Default k band .. new car detector ?

Took a trip from NC to Niagara Falls this past week. I found out how many new cars are on the road with K band. Is my redline now useless ?
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Old October 16th, 2018
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Why YES it is! Now I'll buy it from you for $100 I know how to use the buttons to make adjustments.
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Surf through the forum here and you will see this has become a big problem for all detector company's. Newer Escort models have what is called IVT filtering which was designed to deal with this problem. Since the original Redline has none of this filtering it will drive you nuts on K band. All you can do is run auto with TSR on, might help some. If you can turn K band off that would be your only other option.
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