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USB & Headlight issues

1.21GW

Member
Jul 23, 2018
741
1,187
Michigan
Recently I have encountered a few strange issues and wanted to know if others were experiencing the same.

1. USB ports randomly stop functioning. My phone doesn’t charge and the Sentry/Dashcam doesn’t record. My USB ports are effectively dead. I do a reboot and the functionality comes back, phone charges and Dashcam works again. Then after a while, it stops and the process repeats

2. Headlights, my headlights are very sensitive to darkness. If a shadow crosses my car, my headlights come on. But the real problem is how long it takes for them to turn off. It takes a few minutes in bright sunshine for them to turn off. I have been driving around in the middle of the day with headlights on. At noon on a sunny 80 degree day, I’m the idiot driving around with my headlights on. They do turn off after a bit, but the next shadow that I drive by, they are on again for a while.
 

jdw

Supporting Member
Jun 1, 2015
695
1,332
Vancouver
I've seen the same issues over the last few updates. The USB issue hasn't happened for a while now, but the headlights are still ongoing as of 2020.16.2.1
 

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