How To Install Rear View Mirror Dash Cam

by Mercy Lion on October 27, 2022

Generally speaking, it is necessary to install the dash cam. The dash cam can not only prevent porcelain from being touched, but also provide strong video evidence for traffic police in case of traffic accidents. So how should I install the vehicle's rear view mirror dashboard camera?

Generally, when purchasing a car camcorder, you will be provided with instructions and installation tutorials. If the car owner has a professional ability, he can install the DASH CAM according to the installation tutorial. Of course, he can also go to the 4S shop or the car repair shop to ask a master to help him install the DASH CAM.


Tools required:


Determine the better installation position of rear view mirror dashcam.

dash cam mirror


Installation steps of rearview mirror dash cam. Take Mercylion M9661 streaming media dash cam installation as an example below:

1. Install the front cam

First, we take out the host and clip in one side of the strap to facilitate our next fixation.

mirror dash cam with wireless rear camera

 Stretch the front view camera as far as possible.

rear view mirror dash cam and reversing camera

Install the rear view mirror dash cam, which is usually fixed on the interior rearview mirror of the car.

fhd rear view mirror installation

During installation, you need to adjust the most appropriate viewing angle. After adjustment, you can fix the installation.


 2. Wire Routing

Use a crowbar to pry open the housing on the passenger side

dash cam that fits on rear view mirror
Open the lower base plate

rear view mirror dash cam installation

Take out the power cord from the accessory bag of the dash cam

wiring dash cam to rear view mirror

The power cord will pass through here

wiring dashcam to rear view mirror

Plug the power cord into the power interface of the recorder, and connect the wire of the rear camera.

rearview mirror dual channel recorder installation

Use a crowbar to hide the connecting wire above the windshield.

wiring dash cam to rear view mirror

The power cord runs down the A pillar of the car, and the rear camera cable runs toward the rear seat

wiring dashcam to rear view mirror

Installing sealing bead

dash cam behind rear view mirror

Hide the rear view camera connecting line in the sealant strip above the rear door

dash cam that attaches to mirror

The wiring in the trunk is also installed along the direction of the sealant strip.

wireless rear view mirror dash cam

3. Install the rear camera

mirror dash cam with rear camera

Secure the rear view camera


 4. Power supply

Then go back to the front passenger's seat and continue to clip the power cord into the side gap

rear view mirror dash cam backup camera

Close the lower baffle

toguard rear view camera

Plug in the power

rear view mounted dash cam

 The streaming media rearview mirror is installed

rear view mirror dash cam with night vision


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