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Night Vision System

Discussion in '100-Series Cruisers' started by hoser, Jul 22, 2005.

  1. hoser

    hoser SILVER Star

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    Has anybody used the Night Vision System? I heard it works well but can't really imagine how it works.
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  2. Jim_Chow

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    Here's a photo of what it does....I believe it uses an IR beam to scan the road, enhances the image, then projects it onto the screen/windshield. Actually, IR systems like this are superior to brighter headlamps. Not sure about the Toyota/Lexus system, but other systems I've seen light are so bright, you don't even need headlights to see!
    http://toyota.jp/landcruisercygnus/safety/active/index.html
     
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    The Lexus USA website has a very good description and explanation on how it functions.
     
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  5. Jim_Chow

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    Looks slick, but I'd rather have e-code HID low beams.