Is Passport 8500 still good?
Plus, it may come in handy for those who plan to use or are using the Escort Live app. Meanwhile, other reviews still consider Passport 8500 to be one of the top-performing radar detectors this 2022. They say it still has a good value message.
How do I reset my passport radar?
1 Answer. To restore your PASSPORT to its original factory settings, press and hold the “SEN” and “BRT” buttons while turning the power on. A Reset message will be displayed, accompanied by an audible alert, acknowledging the reset”.
How do you unmute a radar detector?
Do the opposite of locking out a signal. When you see the greyed out signal appear hit the mute button 3 times and it should unlock the signal. Do the opposite of locking out a signal. When you see the greyed out signal appear hit the mute button 3 times and it should unlock the signal.
How do I reset my passport 8500?
Passport 8500 Series Press and hold the “CITY”, “DIM” and “MUTE” buttons while turning the power on. The display will provide a RESET message, accompanied by an audible alert, acknowledging the reset.
Why does my radar detector not go off?
1. The police officer isn’t actively running radar. Since radar detectors have the option to be activated when a trigger is pulled (and not always be constantly on), what this means is that when the trigger is not being pulled, the radar gun is not emitting any radar waves (the police offer can’t see your speed).
What does Intelli mute mean?
IntelliMute. IntelliMute is a unique new feature of your detector that allows you to avoid alerts you don’t need to hear because you are stopped or moving slowly.
How much is a passport 8500?
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What does service required mean on the passport 8500 or passport X50?
If the Passport 8500 or the Passport X50 has shown a display that reads “Service Required” not caused by the above, it means it has failed its self-calibration and requires service.
What happened to the escort passport 8500×50 radar detector?
It was a successor to the 8500 which, during its heyday, was lauded for shaping the landscape of the radar detector market significantly. But as with all good things, the approval for the Escort Passport 8500×50 had to end eventually with the arrival of the Escort Passport X80. If you want to read our review for the X80, check here:
Is the passport 9500ci Radar undetectable?
Our RedLine and Passport 9500ci models are also undetectable by the Spectre radar detector detector. As far as radar “jammers” are concerned, we do not make a radar jammer.
What is the difference between the escort passport 8500×50 and passport X80?
When put side by side, the difference between the Escort Passport 8500×50 and Passport X80 are not too apparent. The latter did not outperform the former by much in some tests.