Originally Posted by upstatedoc
Is your windshield OEM? Mines not solar.
With the X50 positioned like that you'll never get optimum performance and that's a shame because the X50 Black is an absolute beast for the price.
Might want to look into a remote mount...
No it's a replacement windshield I had put in over the summer when my original windshield was cracked. I didn't realize that the solar element would affect performance until I read through the 8500 manual. Looks like I'm out of luck!