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Mysterious Module Found Underneath Dashboard

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Old 04-13-2019, 05:57 PM
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Default Mysterious Module Found Underneath Dashboard

As I was driving my used 2016 Mazda 3, a strange module fell out and landed on my foot. It was originally stuck underneath the dash, to the left of the steering wheel and is wired in with a 10-pin connector. There is also a micro-USB port on the side of it, anybody know what it is?

 
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Old 04-14-2019, 01:55 PM
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Interesting. Any barcodes or other markings?
 
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Old 04-16-2019, 06:34 PM
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Originally Posted by mazdaCPA View Post
Interesting. Any barcodes or other markings?
Nope, everything is shown in the pictures
 
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Old 04-17-2019, 12:24 PM
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It looks to me like an aftermarket GPS tracking device to monitor where the vehicle is, how fast it is driving and so on.

It would be interesting to know what the rest of the This Side Down / Designed in California sticker says under the Velcro. I bet your answer is there. Even a few more letters should get you something Googleable.
 
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Old 04-18-2019, 04:41 PM
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Funny thing actually, the sticker cuts off and doesn't go under the velcro
 
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