By Chad Simon
ADAS Products and Suppliers
Advanced driver-assistance systems (ADAS) have continued to work their way to the forefront of automotive technology, providing both a challenge and an opportunity to the specialty-equipment industry. Every year these safety-performance technologies are made available in greater numbers. The following listings include products now offered to owners of older-model cars who want to install safety performance devices.
Diagnostic scan tools for calibrating ADAS repairs.
AirPro Scan Tool: OEM software is included, “no-charge” quick scan with reports, pre-scan with diagnostics and recommendations, post scans with calibrations and 98% of calibration functions are available.
ADAS-capable post-repair calibration equipment, including a remote diagnostic tool.
asTech Device: a patented remote diagnostic solution that uses bidirectional communication between OEM factory scan tools, ASE-certified and dealer-trained technicians to ensure the safe and proper repair of electronic systems.
Car Mate USA/RAZO
Dash Cam/Parking sensor.
d’Action 360 S: DC5000A has front- and rear-facing lenses that record events in 4.1 or 7.3 MP. It records 360° horizontally and 360° vertically.
“Dual-recording” technology automatically crops the front-facing footage and creates a separate higher-definition 2.0MP file. Feature packed with wireless LAN, Sony image sensor, GPS and 3 Axis G sensor.
Dash cams, radar detection.
Cobra Road Scout: The Cobra Road Scout Elite packaging was designed to attract discriminating drivers who want to be empowered with differentiated and intelligent driver-alert solutions.
Rear-, front- and multi-view cameras. Backup cameras.
Dynavin N7-MST2010 PRO:
Apple CarPlay and Android Auto compatible, the Dynavin N7-MST2010 PRO Radio
Navigation System is designed for ’10–’14 Ford Mustangs.
Rear cameras, blind-side alerts, telematics, driver assist.
Gentex Home Automation
Mirror: Gentex’s all-new aftermarket HomeLink mirror includes programmable buttons that can operate RF and cloud-based home automation devices, such as garage doors, thermostats and home lighting. Wireless control is made possible through HomeLink Connect, Gentex’s new home automation app, that can be configured and paired with the mirror’s HomeLink buttons via Bluetooth. The system allows users to activate a wide variety of compatible home automation devices from the car without needing to fumble with their phone. The mirror is available from VOXX Electronics.
GU Auto Tech Inc.
Snake Eye Thermal Far IR Night vision.
Night Vision: GUA SnakeEye Thermal Far Infrared Night Vision System provides enhanced visual assistance when driving under impaired vision environments, such as fog, rain, dust, smoke and low-light to no-light conditions. The system detects heat and provides visibility from up to 400 meters’ distance versus 130 meters from typical headlight illumination.
MCY Technology Ltd.
Backup cameras, ADAS cameras and systems.
4 Channel Dash Camera DVR: 4 channel 1080P high-definition dash camera. DVR is GPS-/Wi-Fi-enabled and includes G-sensor function, real-time location and video, SD card and SSD storage, CMSV6 platform management (4G for options), smartphone app, and 4-channel video.
On-demand OEM repair information: ProDemand lets you know if the components of an ADAS feature will require calibration, special tools, or scan tools in order to complete the job.
Mitchell Diagnostics MD-OEM: Powered by Drew Technologies, the MD-OEM has been designed to boost repair capabilities by featuring easy access to comprehensive remote services. Additional features include enhanced OEM vehicle coverage, the ability to perform OEM proprietary scans and reprogramming, and provides clear and concise PDF scan reports with original OE reports provided.
Manufacturer of high-end mobile audio equipment, including mobile amplifiers, speakers, subwoofers, signal processors and accessories. Rockford Corp.’s brands include Rockford Fosgate, Lightning
Audio and Rockford Acoustic Design.
Digital Media Receiver for ’98–’13 Harley-Davidson: Direct replacement digital media receiver with 3-in. full color, ultra-bright day/night mode display oversized buttons for easy control. Plug-and-play installation with existing factory harnesses. Retains factory thumb controls.
Sony Car Audio
Manufacturer of mobile electronics, portable navigation units, car audio and accessories.
XAV-AX8000: Sony’s XAV-AX8000 has an oversized 8.95-in. touchscreen display and is compatible with Apple Carplay and Android Auto. The sturdy and adjustable mount works in three directions and allows flexible installation in a variety of vehicles.
Blind-spot detection, rearview cameras, parking sensors.
In Driving Front Detection System With GPS Activation: In driving front detection system with GPS, which suits all types of cars with no need for CAN Bus data anymore. When the driving speed reaches the preset standard, the system will be activated automatically to alert the front distance. This device assists the driver in being cautious with the proper range away from front objects.
Vision Tech America Inc.
VTHUDpro: The Apple iOS CarPlay and Android Auto compatible head-up display is truly for safe driving with eyes on the road and hands on the steering wheel. Using the voice command and remote control on the steering wheel, there is no need to turn your eyes to the car entertainment system and there is no need to reach for buttons or knobs on the car entertainment system. The VTHUDpro helps maintain undistracted, safe driving.
Rear cameras and rearview mirror displays.
ADAS radar sensors for blind-spot detection; telematics.
Blind-spot detection, 360 view.
Autostar Electronics/Xiamen Autostar Electronics
Parking sensor, blind-spot detection.
CRUX Interfacing Solutions
Rear-, front- and multi-view cameras.
Global Media Industry Group Co. Ltd.
Rearview cameras, mirror monitors, parking sensor.
LinksWell Automotive Inc.
Backup cameras, monitors and vehicle interface integration.
Shenzhen Aotop Electronic Industrial Co. Ltd.
Shenzhen Sunway Industry Co. Ltd.
Rear/360º cameras, parking sensors.
Stonkam Co. Ltd.
360º vision, forward-collision warning, lane-departure warning.
HD Vehicle Video Recorder.
Vision Automobile Electronics Industrial Co. Ltd.
Forward-collision warning, lane-departure warning blind-spot detection, parking assist.
Radar dash cams with built-in GPS and Wi-Fi.