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How to run the blackvue to the trunk with no sunroof/pano?

Discussion in 'Model S: Interior & Exterior' started by cookie99, Jun 17, 2018.

  1. cookie99

    cookie99 Member

    Mar 14, 2016
    Does anyone have any tips on how to run the wire for the blackvue to the rear when you don't have a solid roof? All the instructions tell you to fish it through the lining of the sunroof or pano, but I don't have that option ofcourse
  2. artsci

    artsci Sponsor

    May 10, 2012
    Timonium, Maryland
    Easy to do. You just thread the cable through the lower edge of the roofliner and/or the trim directly below it. That's the way I did mine.
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  3. David.85D

    David.85D Active Member

    Oct 29, 2016
    I did the same. Take your time and look out for the curtain airbag. You want the wire to not be wrapped around / interfering with the airbag.* I used my fingers to push the wire 3-4 inches under the roof liner, after loosening the door seal.

    Not a place to be jabbing metal tools...

    * even though given the energy in the airbag, I think the tiny coax cable would snap instantly.

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