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K40 Radar FAQs

Last month, K40 posted Part 1 of a blog series answering some of the most frequently asked questions (FAQs) answered on its 24/7 Consult line – 800-323-5608 .

The K40 Consult Line is a unique service available to all drivers with questions regarding police speed enforcement and protection options. K40’s favorite thing is to talk to people about their cars…Read more

Automoblog – Quick Take

 

 

“The K40 Platinum100 radar detector is, in my experience, one of the best on the market when it comes to long-range detection. The Platinum100 is on par with both the Uniden R3 and R7 in the long-range detection department, even outperforming the mighty Escort MAX 360c on a few occasions with Ka-band at…Read more

Radar Detectors Frequently Asked Questions

K 40 Answers Questions 24/7/365

K40’s Consult Line is a unique service available to all drivers with questions regarding police speed enforcement and protection options available. K40 takes phone calls 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days of the year. Our favorite thing is to talk to people about their cars, our products, and…Read more

Are Radar And Laser Jammers Legal?

Although police can use either radar or laser guns to determine your speed, there are distinct differences in how they are used and the laws regarding how drivers may protect themselves from a speeding ticket.

The FCC governs police radar guns (Federal Communications Commission). They use radio frequencies that can travel great distances, making it…Read more

Dealer Spotlight: Think Cartronics

Jerry Ricci-Ott, the owner of Think Cartronics in Houston, TX, recently installed a K40 Platinum 360 front and rear radar system and K40 Laser Defuser Optix on a 2022 Lucid Air Dream Edition.

Electric vehicles are a large part of the automotive future, and K40’s technology keeps pace with that technology to allow for the installation of its products in these high-tech…Read more

When should a radar detector be replaced?

Just like any aftermarket vehicle product, your radar detector should be an investment that lasts.  A radar detector’s lifespan can vary.

As radar and laser gun manufacturers develop and update their technology, police radar detector and laser jammer manufacturers must do the same. This technology tit-for-tat has been going on since the 1970s.

If your…Read more

What’s The Best Radar Detector For You?

To narrow down what might be the best radar detector for you, consider the following:

Where do you drive? What kind of vehicle do you drive? How many miles do you drive? Do you drive more locally or for longer distances? Do you intentionally speed or find yourself accidentally over the limit? Do you drive…Read more

Dealer Spotlight: rolling tones

David Gold, owner of rolling tones in Concord, NC, recently installed a K40 Platinum360 front and rear radar detection system and Laser Defusers on a 2021 Ferrari 488 Pista Spyder.

 

David Gold started his business in 1982.  His passion for vehicles and electronics made this a perfect career path for him.  “This business is a natural outgrowth of my love of automobiles and electronics. I…Read more

Speeding Ticket Facts

Having a radar detector and laser jammer is one way of avoiding a speeding ticket. Knowing the facts about speeding tickets can help too.

Staggering Speeding Ticket Numbers

FORTY-ONE MILLION drivers will receive a speeding ticket each year. ONE HUNDRED TWELVE THOUSAND speeding tickets are issued each day. Over SIX BILLION dollars in revenue…Read more

Summer Road Trip Essentials

Road Trip Essentials That Should Be On Your Radar For Your 2021 Summer Adventure

According to a May 2021 study by TripIt , most Americans intend to travel for vacation by car this summer.

Domestic Road Trips Spike

Domestic tourism is at an all-time high. State and National parks are experiencing record spikes in the number of visitors…Read more