Attachments for Brodit ProClip Vehicle Specific Mounts

ProClip is a line of vehicle specific mounts made by a company called Brodit.  ProClip is one of a few lines of mounts that are made to provide a somewhat custom fit within a vehicle.  The ProClip line of mounts include those with suction cups and a few other places.  For purposes of this article, we are only discussing attachments for the vehicle specific lineup.  These are the ones that attach to the dash. ProClip vehicle specific mounts are a one piece solution that attaches somewhere onto the dash.  Unlike some other vehicle specific mounts that require dismantling the dash, the … Read more…

License Plate Holders and Mounts for Cars with 2 Screw Holes

I recently purchased a new Nissan Murano.  Great SUV but like any vehicle, there’s some quirks.  One of them is the absence of four holes to mount a license plate.  That forced me to investigate license plate holders and mounts for cars with 2 screw holes. I live in New Jersey and they require plates at the front and rear of the vehicle.  The absence of mounting holes at the bottom of the license plate lead to two problems.  I should mention the issue is also present on my 2014 Kia Sorento. First, the license plate at the front of … Read more…

Attachments for Panavise Vehicle Specific Mounts

Panavise is a company we don’t write about often.  In fact, this might be the first article.  The company makes a variety of mounts and, as it states in the name, vises.  They manufacture a large number of custom in-dash mounts and that’s what we are going to talk about today as we look at attachments for Panavise vehicle specific mounts.  These are also known as Panavise InDash Custom Dash Mounts. Panavise vehicle specific mounts are a one piece solution that attaches somewhere onto your dash.  Panavise typically includes a special tool that is used to remove a part of the … Read more…

Escort Passport S55 Radar Detector Car and Motorcycle Mounts

The Escort Passport S55 Radar Detector was introduced a few years ago and continues to be very popular.  It will detect K and Ka bands of speed enforcement radar.  But there’s a lot of radar detectors that can do this.  It is also compatible with Escort Live which is their flagship smartphone application.  Compatible with Escort Live, an exclusive real-time ticket-protection network, which warns you of upcoming alerts received and reported by other users in the area, and gives you access to local speed limit data for over-speed alerts The mount that is provided with the Escort Passport S55 is the usual double suction … Read more…

Car Mounts for the Escort Passport 8500 X50 Radar Detector

The Escort Passport 8500 X50 Radar Detector is one of the more popular radar detectors manufactured by Escort over the past several years.  While it will work well for many years, the car mount will not. There’s a good chance that the Escort Passport 8500 X50 radar detector will outlast the mount.  This is a well made and expensive radar detector.  Unfortunately the mount isn’t made as well as the radar detector.  The small suction cups will likely lose suction after a year or two.  This is especially going to be the case if living in extreme climates. The mount that is … Read more…

Car Mounts for the Rocky Mountain Phantom-T Radar Detector

The Rocky Mountain Phantom-T radar detector is a tried and true device which has worked well for me over the years.  However, the included mount leaves a lot to be desired.  This is an expensive radar detector, yet the included mount leaves something to be desired. The problem with the included mount starts at the small suction cups that are attached to the metal clip.  They tend to dry up and become ineffective.  Especially with weather extremes such as what we run into in New Jersey.  Very cold in the winter.  Very hot and humid in the summer.  Anyway, that … Read more…