Ignition key into Position 1. Turn radio OFF to leave the service mode. I was thinking that there is some kind of security system on my car that gets activated when the stock radio is removed. I don't think it happens all that often. Jan 30, 2011 6 0 Tucson. Posted by Patrick Naylor on Feb 19, 2015. I have an aftermarket deck that came with the car and I have never had any problems with it until now. Car Audio Help 101. Like one answer said probably something wrong with the drivers door. Next Last. I have to manually turn it on and off. Associate Degree. I have a 2004 ford Escape and the radio won’t turn off when the cars ignition is turned off. Aftermarket Stereo losing Memory when ignition is off - posted in Audio, Electrics and Lighting: Hi, Ive read thread upon thread about this but im still none the wiser, i bought a sony mex-3800, connected it all fine, it didnt work at first but i switched the red and yellow wires as suggested in other threads and it works great but when i turn the ignition off it loses all its memory. And it also loses preferences (volume, radio stations, etc) Info about the connection from the car: Yellow wire - it is labeled "Battery" (on the car side), voltage is 12 when car is on, 0 when car is off. 2. Thread starter curveball; Start date Feb 14, 2012; Feb 14, 2012 #1 C. curveball New member. I have checked the interior lights and the windows and they turn off, so I’m assuming that the relay isn’t the problem. Aftermarket radio won't turn off Discussion in 'Audio & Electronics' started by bgranhold, Jun 29, 2015. What have you tried so far? I tried pulling relays and most off the fuses, and only the radio fuse would shut off the radio, until I put it back in. Which one? Product information Technical Details. I double checked the wiring and it is correct. At first it was just a quirky thing, whenever I would turn on the headlights, the radio would switch to back up mode. The problem can also be caused by a faulty ignition switch. Hook up the accessory of the radio to the vehicle ignition. Aftermarket Stereo Won't turn off with car. the sony dab radio radio doesnt turn on or off with the key.i have tried to remove the fuse and entered the code but still no luck. NEED HELP! Mechanic's Assistant: Are you fixing your Jetta yourself? The first is the radio wont turn on and off as I start and turn off the car. if your radio is in safe mode, all you need to do is turn the power off on your radio, hold the mode button in, while holding it in turn the radio on, a 2 digit number will appear and then your radio will work good as new.dont let go of the mode button until the radio comes back on, awesome trick thank you all! Wiring, Electrical and Installation Help. Aftermarket car radio won't turn off after turning car off/removing key I recently installed a Pioneer DEH-3200UB stereo to my 98 Civic and it drained my battery overnight. chris. It is important that the procedure be followed in the correct order. Now the stereo does not turn off at all, even after I turn the key off and open the doors to turn off the RAP. Turn on radio. Answered! Location New York . Although there are exceptions to every rule, most aftermarket car stereos use a standardized coloring scheme for the power, ground, antenna, and speaker wires. Boss deck has power but won't turn on. SUSTAINING MEMBER. We had to pull the fuse that is under hood on top of battery. Can anyone help?? If you lose your radio code, contact your Audi dealer. Most cd changers ive seen are bigger then single din. 36 0 0. have the radio on turn key off when i open the door the radio should go off but it doen't any info what could be the promblem thanks . The radio display shows "SAFE". Jan 30, 2011 #1 I have a 2004 Ford Ranger and i am upgrading my factory deck but have hit a few problems. 4.For wholesale price please contact us. I bought the new car radio/stereo unit, installed it, but there is a problem it wont stay on when i turn of my car. Re: Engine cooling fan won't turn off, even when engine is turned off 44 Answers. I have asked a ford mechanic what he might think it would be and he said it could be the radio, but I don’t think it is. I bought it brand new and i'm positive that it's installed correctly so I don't know why it won't work. It didn't turn off from the second I installed it (I used a harness) but I thought if I turned it off physically, it would cut power altogether. It goes off on its own in about 10 minutes if you keep sitting in the car without opening a door. Posts: 9 Likes Received: 0 Joined: Jun 17, 2015 Ram Year: 2011 Quad Cab Engine: 4.7. Using Metra 80-9003: 1. Now, to be more detailed, it's a Boss 614UA stereo, and when the car is off I can't listen to music, the music turns off, but what doesn't turn off is the blue backlight of the stereo. The OEM radio is turned on by the CAN bus. Go. (2001 Volkswagen Jetta) I have a 2001 volkswagon jetta my battery turned off once and my radio's fuse went out,a week later battery died again and … With navigation system. Jun 29, 2015 at 9:58 AM #1. bgranhold Junior Member. Is this a good question? The radio won’t turn off. If readings show that everything is OK, yet your stereo still won’t turn on, we will need to check stereo’s ground presence. Feb 14, 2012 #2 melsg5. Very strange, that I could not kill the thing even by switching off the ignition. The screen will switch to Service Mode. I have an aftermarket radio in my car that has the capability to be hooked up to a rear view camera. Pretty easy and there is a stud underneath the dash. T. tito12384 This is my user title. Comment; Flag; More . Radio Type: BM53 with Widescreen Monitor 09/01 up to 03/02. Hello, I have a 2003 Hyundai Tiburon. If you have the pigtail that came with your aftermarket head unit, and it uses the standard colors, then the wires will have the following purposes and colors: ? Aftermarket Stereo Wiring, It wont turn off! What was it; bats in the belfry or dust on the chip? audi delta The following is the procedure to re-activate the radio if the display shows "SAFE". 121 Posts . Cancel. Please help me out! 2. View the answer I have this problem too Subscribed to new answers . 3. Open the passenger door up front and that will turn off the radio. Staff member . also the dashboard isnt showing the radio channels it only shows 2 options settings and trip computer the voice button on the stalk does nothin. 4. If its an after market unit then you need to hook it up right. The ground is pin 12, the BAT is pin 15. The title pretty much says it all. Mechanic's Assistant: What is the model/year of your VW? Why does radio remain on after ignition shut off in 1999 Saab 9-3? After driving a few minutes it will turn on when I hit the brakes, use a turn signal, hit the power windows or just by itself. I replaced the Radio with an aftermarket radio Check if ground presence is OK. Set the multimeter to continuity mode. Next Last. The problem is that when I remove the key from ignition, the stereo won't turn off. I need to change the headunit on a Volkswagon Polo mk4. J. justwantanswers Junior Member. But I really don't have a clue why it won't even respond. 93 mustang-radio won't turn off when ignition turned off.can turn off manually but clock still on ... Electical Problem: (Keys in hand) Radio will not turn off automaticlly when key is removed from ignition and when door is open the door chime will sound, remember ke … read more. -Can not turn off even remove the key-Multifunction Steering Wheel button Control 3.Because of Radio Remove from new car, it is has Install traces. 1999 saub 93 convertible: ignition turned off but radio remains on. 3,520 satisfied customers. 1 of 2 Go to page. Does anyone know how to fix this problem? Thread starter tito12384; Start date Apr 2, 2007; 1; 2; Next. I was wondering if anyone knows why the engine cooling fan does not go off when you turn engine off. - posted in Audio, Electrics and Lighting: I have bought the correct lead and the unit will not turn off with the key. I have checked the cars wiring and it seems that both the live and the memory are 12v all the time?? Tiny brain got its act together over nite: Audio "6000CD" in Mondeo won't turn off !! I did the whole checking to see if I have the keyless entry option and well now my freakin' radio won't come on. Most of the time your car head unit won’t turn off due to faulty wiring, especially if you have installed an aftermarket radio. Score 3. Is this a standard thing when you have an aftermarket. 21,940 249 63. check for a stuck door switch, does the interior light … 1 of 2 Go to page. Discussion Starter • #1 • Jan 9, 2012. Well the CD played all night and by the morning the Radio/CDplayer had recovered its intelligence and its fascia was working again. We had to pull the fuse that is under hood on top of battery. Want Answer 0. Turn radio ON. 1. But Radio panel has no scratches.It's almost new.Before sent out, all functions are tested and in excellent working condition. Apr 2, 2007 #1 I just installed an aftermarket stereo over the weekend and it won't turn off when I turn the car off. Ground wires are always black. The radio comes on then immediately off at start up. 2006 Jetta 2.5. Well I went out to start my Z today and I took my radio faceplate with me so that I could listen to the radio and well the radio would not turn on at all. I do not understand as the standard stereo turned off when the key was removed. Yes No. I did not put it in, I also do not have a back up camera. Thread starter justwantanswers; Start date Jan 30, 2011; Forums. anyone any ideas. So when I leave my car the radio will stay on with no keys in it. I have been through all this with fitting an aftermarket dab radio to my 2007 van, I done what you did by swapping the yellow and red live wires, and believe me it will just flatten your starter battery. Aftermarket Radio Will Not Turn On. Some car manufacturers, however, may design the car electronics in such a way that the head unit won’t turn off for about 10 minutes after you have turned the car off. Re: Engine cooling fan won't turn off, even when engine is turned off 44 Answers. Ford tech at a dealer. I was wondering if anyone knows why the engine cooling fan does not go off when you turn engine off. Locate the ground wire. We will need to make contact with the ground wire that connects the stereo to the car. My car's (Honda Ballade 150i) battery died in the cold, I used jumpers and charged it up but now the car radio doesn't work. The wiring harness is by Scoshe. Clicking this will make more experts see the question and we will remind you when it gets answered. Found on vehicle: E39: 5-Series, E46: 3-Series, E53: X5. Comments: Does it turn off when you open the door? Immediately press and hold the 'Select' button for at least 8 seconds. I have a few grand into my I.C.E system and My aftermarket radio stays on for X amount of time then shuts off when I open the door and its a 2001. Go. Mechanic's Assistant: Have you checked the fuse? I have a stereo that I hooked up and it stays on when I turn the ignition off and take the keys out. I want to change the headunit to an aftermarket one but i need to find a way to get a compatible cd changer that will fit underneath it. 1; 2; Next. Reply. Radio will not turn on? There is no accessory to turn off the aftermarket radio, but you have three choices. radio won,t turn off. If its a factory radio take it to a dealer and tell them to fix it. I tried a new battery and still the radio stays on. It comes standard with a single din OEM headunit, with the single din OEM cd changer directly below. Ok so the problem is with a 96 Chevy Cavalier. It was done before I got the car. 2006 gmc Sierra radio does not turn off when you open driver door with the ignition off. 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