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Old 06-27-2012, 01:17 AM   #1
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2013 rear view mirror

Anyone have the hookup on ordering a 2013 rear view mirror with backup camera? That throwback mirror is pretty sweet!
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Old 06-27-2012, 09:01 AM   #2
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I thought the 2013 doesn't have the camera screen since it will use the new in dash screen and that's how they slimmed it down so much. Not sure though
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Old 06-27-2012, 09:05 AM   #3
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I thought the 2013 doesn't have the camera screen since it will use the new in dash screen and that's how they slimmed it down so much. Not sure though
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Old 06-27-2012, 01:31 PM   #4
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ahh, you are prolly right, I didnt think of that! Ok ill take one of each!
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Old 06-27-2012, 01:36 PM   #5
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Old 08-10-2012, 12:17 PM   #6
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Has anybody tried retrofitting this mirror into the older cars? After seeing this in person the other week I would love to have it in my 2010. It looks TONS better and it much less obtrusive.

If nobody has tried does anybody have an idea who I could talk to about this? I'm sure one of the dealers on this site would be able to help out.

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Old 08-10-2012, 01:03 PM   #7
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Does anyone know if the convertible is also getting the new mirror?
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Old 08-11-2012, 03:29 PM   #8
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Does anyone know if the convertible is also getting the new mirror?
From the edmunds article above: "Here’s a shot of the new, frameless rearview mirror that’s standard for the 2013 Chevrolet Camaro 2LT, 2SS and ZL1 coupe and convertible."
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Old 08-11-2012, 04:07 PM   #9
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Has anybody tried retrofitting this mirror into the older cars? After seeing this in person the other week I would love to have it in my 2010. It looks TONS better and it much less obtrusive.

If nobody has tried does anybody have an idea who I could talk to about this? I'm sure one of the dealers on this site would be able to help out.

Here is a pic for those that haven't seen it:



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I like that a lot.
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Old 08-11-2012, 05:43 PM   #10
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The new 13s have the built in camera and it goes to the stereo screen.
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Old 08-24-2012, 04:15 PM   #11
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any luck part/retrofitting wise? I started a thread and got some people interested..
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Old 08-24-2012, 04:49 PM   #12
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I thought the 2013 doesn't have the camera screen since it will use the new in dash screen and that's how they slimmed it down so much. Not sure though
If it's like the GM trucks, it will use the mirror if you do not option a touch screen radio.
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If it's like the GM trucks, it will use the mirror if you do not option a touch screen radio.
The frameless mirror does not have a backup camera in it. Heard this from Al O. himself at the Fest.
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The frameless mirror does not have a backup camera in it. Heard this from Al O. himself at the Fest.
The backup camera is on the bumper. And if you're referring to the display for the camera, the same is true for the truck line up. The trucks equipped with backup cameras and touch screen radios have mirrors that do not have a display in them. If you opt for the camera and a basic radio, the mirror will have a display.

I have done no research on the matter and do not claim this to be the case. But the availability of a frameless mirror does not necessarily mean that you have to have a touchscreen radio for a backup camera.
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