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Why is my dash camera stopping my DAB radio working?

I have two dash cameras in my MINI Countryman. One is in the front of my car and one is in the rear. When I plug them in, the DAB radio fails. Any idea as to why this is happening?

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If you're struggling with radio interference it's likely to be the fault of the rear camera. I'd try attaching a ferrite core to the end of the cable on the rear camera. If this doesn't work, try adding a couple more ferrite cores (you can buy these on Amazon very easily). If that still doesn't solve the issue, it'll be a case of rerouting the dash cam cable to the other side of the car.
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