^ Exactly - I do not think that any of this can be thrown around as a general "blanket statement," and that the final determinant will truly be multifactorial.
This is why I heavily favor both MEM-TEK
's dissection of the issue at-hand, for without knowing exactly what is causing the concern, we're simply left to guess: to run through a list of the possibles, and just ask for caution (as well as to hope for future, deeper, probing into the issue) from fellow users/owners.
To be absolutely safe, to take things to the extreme, I do think that there's a point to thestaton
's "literal" reading/interpretation of Escort's Installation Manual:
To get the best performance possible, the mounting location of the radar receiver is critical. Although radar signals will pass through some types of plastic, mounting the radar receiver so that it has a clear “view” of the |
road will ensure maximum warning.
....it's extreme, but it's definitely something that I think even Escort's aware of, and is trying to steer clear of, via their language, how to interpret.