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    On my last vec I was lucky enough to pick up a park pilot setup pretty cheap and one of the main benefits of it were that the sensors de-activated if a trailer was hitched on (genuine gm electrics)

    Has anyone managed to fit an aftermarket set of sensors and make them shut off when towing or should I just shell out for park pilot again

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    Shell out again

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    Quote Originally Posted by Gazza4 View Post
    Shell out again
    Yeah it's looking that way tbh

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    If you do fit aftermarket just put a small rocker switch, under the rear interior boot light or in the first aid box bit, between the reversing light pick up wire and control box. Most people put the towball cover in the boot after hitching up the van or trailer so it would so become second nature. BTW have a look at the set Coldo fitted to his, really do look like OEM ones.

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    Guarenteed i'd for get to switch them off/on mate. i need something that works like the originals but it's looking like I may need to just buy the originals

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    BTW is it no about time your changed your signature

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    Quote Originally Posted by DasArab View Post
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    Nope, still huffing with the new car until it's fixed

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    How much would a park pilot kit cost to put together?

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    Last time I checked it comes to about 200 quid

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    Anychance you could send me a pm with all the part numbers etc that I need if you don't mind pal

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