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  1. Replacing ignition switch with push start button

    Electrical
    Hi all, Anyone have any experience or knowledge about reasons why replacing the key barrel/ignition barrel/ignition switch with a push start similar to this (Ignition Engine Start Push Button Racing Toggle Switches Panel Auto Parts from Automobiles & Motorcycles on banggood.com) Is there...
  2. Radio - adapt to go on with OR without key

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    Don't you get annoyed when you are parked up and enjoying a wee cuppa (or glass :D) of something when sitting outside or maybe in the back and want to listen to the radio BUT ... you have to leave the keys in the ignition for the radio to work :( So maybe you try and mess around with the wiring...
  3. Ignition pinout

    Electrical
    Does anyone have the ignition switch wiring diagram when compared to the plug (trying to fit an alarm so need IGN1 / IGN2 / ACC ) either positions on the plug or wire colours will do? have looked for 3 hours now on here and web, manual only shows starting circuit! :*
  4. Ignition switch rounded head

    Electrical
    Hi guys, I am having some issues I went to change me ignition switch after getting down to have a look I have noticed the previous owner looks to have already tried to change it, tried so hard they have rounded the screw head! I have no idea what to do as it is such a small space that none of...
  5. Sticky ignition....

    Electrical
    Hi all, I've got a problem with the ignition on my 1998 1.9td T4. Essentially it starts and stops fine - the only problem is that when I stop the engine and take the key out, the ingition barrel is sometimes getting stuck in (when it should "pop" out with a click) - this is leaving the radio...
  6. Not another Starter Motor, Ignition Switch thred!

    Engine & Gearbox
    Hi All, Throughout the winter months it has been an absolute nightmare trying to get my 1994 T4 2.5D Automatic to start. I'll walk you through my process of getting it started, and all the variations I've tried. - Put my key in the ignition - Turn key to the position which shows all the...
  7. Wiring snags, no ignition live!!! Help needed

    Electrical
    Hi all, I have been doing a 1.9tdi conversion but have so far not been to successful! Problem I have now got is when I turn the key I don't get any of the ign. Live accessories working or any lights on my dash?!? Does anyone have any clues? :confused: I did have an aftermarket immobiliser...
  8. Turn the Key and nothing Happens

    Electrical
    Hi, Wondered if someone could help. Got 2001 1.9TD T4. Most of the time it's not a problem, but then every now and then, we turn the key, wait for the lights to go out, theres a bleep (assuming from immobiliser) and then nothing. No turn over. Thought it might be a problem with the Key...
  9. Ignition lock not activating starter switch

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    Having fitted a new ignition switch I have now discovered that both it and the original switch will only operate the starter if removed fron ignition lock and turned with a screwdriver. Are both the old and new switches faulty or is it the key barrel or it's holder. Tip for changing ignition...
  10. t4 ignition

    Electrical
    hey guys. im just asking for peoples experiance with ignitionn barrell changes?? because i havnt got a clue!!.. ...basically my van developed a problem with just randomly cutting out a few times whilst driving, on each occasion it just started back up, but then one day my van didnt start...
  11. Ignition wire for Kenwood DNX520VBT

    Electrical
    I've just installed a Kenwood DNX520VBT in a 2010 t5 but couldn't work out how/where to attach it to the ignition. In the end we attachedit he red wire to the yellow 12v wire so it would work, but I think I'd like it to turnoff when the ignition is off rather than continuous power. Hope this...
  12. Radio power feed dead - ignition switch problem?

    Electrical
    I tried to upgrade my car stereo at the weekend, but despite the install working perfectly at first, it stopped dead after about 30 minutes on the road. I read through a few posts from folk who've had similar problems, and most mentioned checking various fuses. As far as I can tell, all fuses...
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