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I have had several VWs over the years and have enjoyed them. I am looking to possibly get another one. Maybe a Jetta, but will see. Do ANY of the newer VWs NOT have a backup camera?

We have other cars with backup cameras. I NEVER use them & I don't trust them. I just prefer looking behind instead. I am interested in NOT having a backup camera so I can upgrade the stereo with a new head unit. I have done this myself with several past VWs and would like to continue doing so, but having a factory backup camera makes it more challenging. I realize I could probably get a aftermarket stereo with a backup camera feature, but again, not interested in those. Plus, it would probably be a base model and be cheaper anyway.

So, do ANY (base) VW models not include a backup camera? If so, which ones (Jetta, Passat, GTI, etc.)?
 

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I have had several VWs over the years and have enjoyed them. I am looking to possibly get another one. Maybe a Jetta, but will see. Do ANY of the newer VWs NOT have a backup camera?

We have other cars with backup cameras. I NEVER use them & I don't trust them. I just prefer looking behind instead. I am interested in NOT having a backup camera so I can upgrade the stereo with a new head unit. I have done this myself with several past VWs and would like to continue doing so, but having a factory backup camera makes it more challenging. I realize I could probably get a aftermarket stereo with a backup camera feature, but again, not interested in those. Plus, it would probably be a base model and be cheaper anyway.

So, do ANY (base) VW models not include a backup camera? If so, which ones (Jetta, Passat, GTI, etc.)?
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All Volkswagens and, I believe everything else, have back up cameras and have since 2014, even base models. We had them on 2016 Passat, 2016 GTI, 2018 Tiguan, 2018 Alltrack, and 2019 Jetta. Now we have them on a 2020 Ram Warlock and 2021 Ram 2500 Laramie.

I trust them and used them even when I worked at the Audi dealership in Richfield, MN moving a $150 A8L around $220k R8s. Actually, I trust them more than mirrors.

I have had several VWs over the years and have enjoyed them. I am looking to possibly get another one. Maybe a Jetta, but will see. Do ANY of the newer VWs NOT have a backup camera?

We have other cars with backup cameras. I NEVER use them & I don't trust them. I just prefer looking behind instead. I am interested in NOT having a backup camera so I can upgrade the stereo with a new head unit. I have done this myself with several past VWs and would like to continue doing so, but having a factory backup camera makes it more challenging. I realize I could probably get a aftermarket stereo with a backup camera feature, but again, not interested in those. Plus, it would probably be a base model and be cheaper anyway.

So, do ANY (base) VW models not include a backup camera? If so, which ones (Jetta, Passat, GTI, etc.)?
 
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