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Crimestopper CA-5017

Front Parking Assist System with Audible Buzzer, 18.8 mm Paintable Sensors for Plastic Bumpers


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Crimestopper CA-5017.MATT.2

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Crimestopper CA-5017

Front Parking Assist System with Audible Buzzer, 18.8 mm Paintable Sensors for Plastic Bumpers


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The Backstopper™ CA-5017 is a front parking sensor system that monitors the front of your vehicle and detects any objects while parking and alerts you with an audible tones if the system detects an obstacle. As the vehicle moves closer to the object the tones will get more and more steady until you are only inches away.

The CA-5017 is a 4-sensor system that can also work as a 2-sensor system if the bemper does not have adequate space for all four sensors. Combined with features such as automatic audio mute, self-test and learning functions, the system is ideal for cars with front metal bumpers or any front metal bars.

This system comes an external buzzer only but can be upgraded with an LED dispaly. The sensors can be painted to match the color of the vehicle as well.

CA-5017 Features

  • Front Parking Assist System with Audible Buzzer (No LED Display)
  • (4) ultra-sonic sensors with "quick disconnect" waterproof connectors
  • External buzzer for audible warning (No LED display included)
  • Buzzer can be located anywhere on the vehicle
  • Learning function for cars with tow-bars, spare tires or other protrusions on the rear of the vehicle
  • Self-test function
  • Sensors can be painted to match the color of the vehicle
  • Hole saw bit included for installation of the sensors
  • Sensor range: 0.9 ft - 3.5 ft
  • Operating temperature: -40° F - 185° F
  • Water-resistance rating: IP68 (Sensors Only)
  • Module Dimensions: 3-3/4"(L) × 3-3/8"(W) × 1"(D)
  • Buzzer Dimensions: 2-3/8"(L) × 1-3/4"(W) × 1/2"(D)
  • Hole Saw Size: 18.8 MM
  • Sensor Cable Length: 1 Ft
  • Sensor Cable Ext Length: 14-1/2 Ft
  • Buzzer Cable Length: 5-1/2 Ft
  • Authorized Internet Dealer
  • 1-year Manufacturer's warranty

Product History:

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(previous model, replaced by Crimestopper CA-5017.MATT.2)

Parking Sensor Specifications

This means that the item is wireless. It transmits its signal to the receiver without the use of wires.

If the value is no, then the item requires a wire to transfer the signal.

Many items and accessories are universal. These pieces are not brand specific and are compatible with all, or most brands.

For example, a universal television remote will work with all brands of televisions.

An item that is not universal is made to specifically work with one particular brand.

Parking Sensor Protection
These are the directions that the parking sensors are intended to be used.
Number of Front Sensors
This is the number of parking assist sensors that are intended for use in the front of the vehicle.
Number of Rear Sensors
This is the number of parking assist sensors that are intended for use in the rear of the vehicle.
Total Number of Sensors
This is the total number of sensors, including both the front and the rear sensors.
Minimum Detection Distance
This is the minimum distance that the parking assist sensor is able to detect.
.9 feet
Maximum Detection Distance
This is the maximum distance that the parking assist sensor is able to detect.
3 feet
Number of Parking Assist Displays
This is the total number of displays that are included with the parking assist sensors. Depending on the model, they can display information such as distance, alerts, and other warnings.
Parking Assist Display Type
This is the type of display that the parking assist system uses. The most common is a LED or a LCD display. Please refer to the product image to see more details concerning the display.
Alert Types
This is the manner in which the system alerts the user.
Adjustable Alert Volume
This means that the volume of the alert can be adjusted to the users preference.
Includes a Rear View Camera
This means that the item includes a rear view camera with the purchase of the item. The rear view camera helps the user to safely reverse their vehicle by knowing what is behind them.
Includes Tooling Bit
A tooling bit or cutout drill bit is often required for the installation of the parking assist sensors. If the item includes a bit for the installation, it will be indicated here.
Radio Mute Output
If a parking assistance system features a Radio Mute output, compatible stereos will be muted automatically when the system is activated.
Video Output
This specifies the type of video output the parking assistance system features, if at all.
Paintable Sensors
Whether or not the sensors can be painted to match the exterior of the car.

Warranty and Return Policy

Parts Warranty Duration
1 year
Labor Warranty Duration
1 year
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mark sharp

nashville tn

Crimestopper CA-5017 Front sensor system

August 17, 2015

Pros: fairly east to install. ( take your time with sensor placement) Cons; not as sensitive as a "factory" sensor set. ( may be good or bad, depending on your needs )

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Jim v

Schaumburg IL.

Front parking Assist

December 30, 2013

customer service was available for a question from installer that finished the set up.

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