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12v ign?!!!!????

Discussion in 'In-Car Entertainment' started by S3tony, Aug 10, 2004.

  1. S3tony

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    well finally got around to removing the standard hu! with my pc9-404 absolute cr,ap!!!! 1st thing i had to do was swap the yellow with the red wire, only wire in the right plce was the earth, but only thing is that i cant find a 12 volt ignition! seemed kinda strange to me so i wondering if im doing somethin wrong as the only 12v ignition i could find is in the fuse box... any pearls of wisdom would be greatly appreciated

    cheers tony
     
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  3. AndyMac

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    Common problem with late A3's. They use the CAN-BUS to sense whether the ignition is on or not.
    You therefore need to wire in an ignition on feed.
    see
     
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    cheers andy im doing something similar at the moment just so i could get it working. i will do wat you suggest as its much more professional than my job!

    cheers tony
     

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