Special Messages • We provide many important safety messages in this manual. For your safety and safety of others, pay special attention to all warnings preceded by this alert symbol Failure to follow the warnings contained in this manual can result in serious injury or accident. DANGER •...
Introduction Thank you for purchasing this Honda accessory. Please read this Owner’s Manual carefully before using the rear camera, and keep this manual in the glove box for future reference. This product is designed to be used exclusively on an Honda RIDGELINE. Honda is not responsible if the unit is used for any other intended purpose.
DANGER Not applicable WARNING Not applicable CAUTION Use this rear camera system as a Supplementary System to check the obstructions. Avoid rain drops on the camera as it can cause poor photographing performance of the camera. When you reverse the car, use extreme care and check for safety behind the car with your eyes.
ADVICE • Do not disassemble or modify this rear camera system. It can cause malfunction of the system. • The camera of this system is structured as the drip-proof sealed type for prevention of dew condensation on the lens. Do not loosen the screws on the camera and do not disassemble the camera, either.
ADVICE • The smear phenomenon*, characteristic to the CCD camera, occasionally appears on this rear camera system, as it uses the solid image pickup element (CCD element) for the image receiving element. Note that this phenomenon is not a problem. The smear phenomenon occurs under the following conditions.
INFORMATION • The picture reflected in the monitor screen is the mirror image. The mirror image represents the bilaterally symmetric image just like the picture you look in the rear view mirror or door mirror of a car. The picture that you directly look at with your eyes is referred to as the normal image.
Installation Of CCD Camera (Example) CAUTION Note that the area where is reflected to the monitor screen is limited. When you reverse the car, use extreme care and check for safety behind the car with your eyes. ADVICE • Do not use the camera when the tail gate is open.
Specifications Color CCD camera Image pickup element: 1/4-inch interline transfer type CCD (Picture element: approx. 250,000) Lens: Angle of view: Horizontal Approx. 126° Vertical Approx. 83° Image pickup performance: Resolution: Horizontal 300 min. (Around the center of the picture) Vertical 300 min. (Around the center of the picture) Minimum illuminance of subject: 1.5 Lux max.
Warranty Card Warranty card • Check the signature stamp of your dealer and the date of purchase on the Warranty Card. Read the Warranty Card carefully and store it in a safe place securely. After-sale service • When the rear camera system does not work well: Read this Owner’s Manual carefully and check the rear camera system accordingly.