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Old 12-13-2005, 11:28 PM
 
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Default what is the black box above my mirror

What is the black box above my rear view mirror, attached to the windshield, with wires comming out of it on my 01 gt? I have looked everywhere for the answer.

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Old 12-13-2005, 11:48 PM
 
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It could be a keyless entry thing , or some type of alarm reciever..
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Old 12-13-2005, 11:49 PM
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does it say "RESPONDER TECHNOLOGY" on it? if so, i have the same thing on my '00 eclipse and, sorry, but i have no idea what it is either, ive been trying to figure that out from day 1
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Old 12-13-2005, 11:50 PM
 
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I will look, I have owned it for a day.....
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Old 12-14-2005, 01:11 AM
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I always thought that was for the compass feature... i could be wrong??

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Old 12-14-2005, 08:04 AM
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i don't have a compass feature on my car though (at least that i know of)
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Old 12-14-2005, 08:35 AM
 
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Thats what I thought, but its kinda of big to be that
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Old 12-14-2005, 10:57 AM
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push the mode button on you clock pod. that should be the compass.
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Old 12-14-2005, 03:32 PM
 
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do you have a sunroof? if not, i would suspect it must be the compass sensor.


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Old 12-14-2005, 05:25 PM
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the box on my windshield is about 1/4" thick. it's got an antenna stickin out about 5" on the driver and passenger side. when i push my mode button, nothing happens
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