Most of the time your car head unit won’t turn off due to faulty wiring, especially if you have installed an aftermarket radio. I pulled the tapped blown fuse and put another 20A fuse in. Stereo wont turn off when i take the key out the ignition. Some T5's have the single DIN with 2 key release slots and a pocket underneath it. That way your amplifier is on whenever your 2007 Volkswagen Rabbit is on and off whenever your 2007 Volkswagen Rabbit is off. It is an aftermarket radio with a $90 harness from a local radio shop instead of running a constant + wire from the battery. Its fast and easy to obtain the radio code for your Volkswagen stereo, simply follow the 3 simple steps on the right. The radio won’t turn off. The battery drains after a few days. The radio won’t turn off. thanks man, i've got a buddy who works a lot with stereos in my hometown, i guess next time i go there i'll get him to look at it. by TehSniper » Tue Oct 09, 2012 12:42 pm, Post I found a pin out on the radio harness and appears you are correct in that the hot lead is always hot.. Some VW owners believe that VW got a bad batch of radios from their radio supplier. The Volkswagen T5 runs from 2002 to 2016. Anyone else have this problem? Note: 2002+ "Premium VI" Radio: Some 2002 and newer VW's come with the double-DIN "Premium VI" radio. Help - Aftermarket stereo won’t switch off on 2011 VW Mk6 I’ve fitted a Sony XAV AX3005DB head unit to my 2011 VW Golf MK6 to replace an old RCD 210. ↳   I used to own a Polo, but now I own a... Fitting aftermarket stereo. I have a 2014 VW Beetle convertible that came with a high end Pioneer aftermarket stereo. Remove key to turn off. This problem can have several causes, most common ones being blown out fuses and bad wiring. If that's the case, there’s not much you can do but replace your radio with a refurbished OEM radio, an aftermarket radio, or an OEM radio designed for a newer model. but my guess is something on the radio's board is fried in this particular situation which means replacment of the radio. OriginUnknown. I will show how to install a Double Din Pioneer Radio in a B5.5 Volkswagen Passat 3BG. Step by step: How to Fix a Car Stereo That Has Power But Won’t Turn On? I tested my constant, and my ignition wires at every point leading up to the stereo and everything is reading fine. Smeds Sep 4, 2013. Hey all, I have a 2013 Passat SEL, stereo/nav started powering off/on/off/on whenever/wherever. Note: 2002+ "Premium VI" Radio: Some 2002 and newer VW's come with the double-DIN "Premium VI" radio. Help - Aftermarket stereo won’t switch off on 2011 VW Mk6. ill do some pics too, welllllll i started this morning...hit one problem....radio wont power on at all now! I replaced the Radio with an aftermarket radio Square Double DIN with key release This is usually found on the earlier models up to late 2008. The 2010 Volkswagen Jetta has 23 problems reported for stereo not working properly. Once it get power, it will release the power from the yellow wire and lead the power enter into the radio to turn on all functions to work. now if those wires are correct and still nothing, check the fuse on the deck. Everything works and the radio turns off with the ignition now. If both power wires are hot all the time, you'll need to rewire the radio to receive power from a source that is only hot when the ignition is in the accessory or run position. It has four slots for key release. 2006 Jetta 2.5. 1; 2; First Prev 2 of 2 Go to page. Car stereo issues are very common, especially with older cars. There are two types of factory stereo's found in them: 1. Before you buy a replacement radio though, you should check if your radio can be fixed. This radio does not have a k-line connection, but rather has a CAN-high and CAN-low. Mechanic's Assistant: What is the model/year of your VW? When I turn my car off, I don't turn off the infotainment system on, so that it starts up immediately when I turn the ignition on again. Sadly that was too simple - most radios now have multiple 12v feeds, but it is very rare to have a switched 12v feed - they now rely on a computer to turn them … vwvortex.com is not in any way affiliated with Volkswagen AG. You need to make sure the K line isn't connected at the harness but other than that, i'm not sure what your issue is. Once it disconnect from power, it will cut the power from the yellow wire, only keep the yellow … by GTi_Red » Mon Dec 24, 2012 3:23 pm, Post The wiring harness is by Scoshe. It controls the radio for turning on and off. Lol, yeah I just turned my power off every time I got out, which was annoying as hell. 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. ill give this a go at the weekend or maybe tomorrow, see how lazy i feel haha! Square Double DIN with key release This is usually found on the earlier models up to late 2008. Check out my website! Mechanic's Assistant: Have you checked the fuse? http://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/261015330708? I just hooked up my aftermarket stereo for a test run on my 2003 gti vr6 with the monsoon system stock. Thanks for the help! This happened a few times then one day it turned off and never came back on. Good luck with it. I just installed an aftermarket stereo over the weekend and it won't turn off when I turn the car off. (Page 1 of 2) No, it's still on when the keys aren't in the ignition. Now the funny part, after I drove to my destination I turned the car off but it wouldn't turn off!! Aftermarket Stereo Won't turn off with car. ... Also its an aftermarket sony xpload stereo . handbrake wire connected up there so videos can play with hand brake off, MK7 (9N3) Polo (inc GTI) - Years 2006-2008. Make sure that the k-line is not connected to anything if you have an aftermarket radio! I have a 2006 vw passat 2.0 100 k miles. I assume there is some wire that will turn the radio off when i turn the car off ect? by TehSniper » Mon Oct 08, 2012 7:47 pm, Post My Profile My Preferences My Mates. I know the first thing you'll say is to make sure the wires for the switched power and constant power are hooked up right and they are. I double checked the wiring and it is correct. ... Only way to turn it off is eject it when i leave the car. Gab.B Ready to … by TehSniper » Tue Oct 09, 2012 12:30 pm, Post Use aftermarket harness that works with the CAN to provide the 12v switched connection for the aftermarket radio to work like factory. doing this may also reset any issues with the radio. The other difference is that the radio will not turn off now. Smeds Sep 4, 2013. by 9N3 Turbo » Wed Oct 10, 2012 12:00 pm, Post I'll bet your switched wire is mistakenly labeled and is actually a constant +12. (Page 1 of 2) Why won't my aftermarket deck turn on! acc lead, but does show 4 can bus leads. Once it disconnect from power, it will cut the power from the yellow wire, only keep the yellow … Chat about your facelift 9n3 Polo - Including the 9N3 Polo GTI! What have you tried so far? The red/white wire that's supposed to be 12v switched has 12.5v key on, key off it only drops to 8.5v. Or it would turn off after about 30 seconds. If its wired like the VW radio, it will turn off when you pull the key out, not opening the door.. All works fine other than the unit is powered on permanently when plugged in rather than switching on and off with the ignition. ↳   MK1 and MK2 Polo (86 and 86F) - Years 1975-1989, ↳   MK3 (86C) / GT / G40 Polo - Years 1990-1994, ↳   MK7 (9N3) Polo (inc GTI) - Years 2006-2008, ↳   MK8 and MK9 (6R/6C) Polo (inc GTI) - Years 2009-2017, ↳   MK10 (AW) Polo (inc GTI) - Years 2018 onwards, ↳   Electrical, Bodywork, Interior & General Car Parts. Mechanic's Assistant: Have you checked the fuse? Tie the switched lead to a wire that has 12V running through it when the ignition is on and 0V when the keys are taken out. Or it would turn off after about 30 seconds. It won't power on or anything. by TehSniper » Sun Dec 23, 2012 7:02 pm, Post VerticalScope Inc., 111 Peter, Suite 901, Toronto, Ontario, M5V 2H1, Canada, vwvortex.com is an Volkswagen enthusiast website owned and operated by VerticalScope Inc. I had the same problem when I installed my Alpine head-unit a couple years back on my 04. did you tie it to all the leeds on top of the fuse box? Lastly I've heard of circumstances where a large capacitor fed the stereo and amps after power was off. Come join the discussion about performance, builds, modifications, classifieds, troubleshooting, maintenance, new releases, and more! In most cases, a poor ground won’t cause the head unit to fail to turn altogether, while a ground that has become disconnected altogether will. so the installers were lazy and said hey maybe he won't notice it won't turn off. You can check for this problem with a voltmeter or test light. Remove key to turn off. So first off, I began checking all my wiring and everything was fine. However say you decide to sit in the car longer and you already removed the key and don't want to put it back in the ignition you can turn the radio on by itself through its power button without having the key in the ignition, thats normal. acc lead, but does show 4 can bus leads. doing this may also reset any issues with the radio. A few times when I was driving my truck the radio would randomly turn off and then back on a few seconds later. When you go by the diagram on the harness adapter, the radio won't turn off and on with the key. She pulls off the interstate and stops the car. by TehSniper » Tue Oct 09, 2012 1:16 pm, Post by 9N3 Turbo » Mon Oct 08, 2012 9:25 pm, Post try pulling the radio fuse and turning the car on for a few minutes or go for a short drive then turn the vehicle off and replug in the fuse. The scematics I have show that the instrument panel instruments are sourced from the same point on the ignition (acc/run position) switch but they all go dead when the ignition is in the off position. hmm sounds like the radio may have failed if a reboot does not work. Which one? The Volkswagen T5 runs from 2002 to 2016. by 9N3 Turbo » Mon Oct 08, 2012 1:34 pm, Post I can turn it off manually or remove the face panel of the stereo. It has an intermittent problem where the A/C, top, seat warmers and steering wheel controls all stop working, as well as the stereo remaining on when I turn of the car. Mechanic's Assistant: Are you fixing your Jetta yourself? I didn't get the problem but at least now if people are having the same problem its worked out. It has four slots for key release. I have just hooked up a Sony Xplod CD player into my 1999 Toyota Solara with the JBL Premium Sound (factory amplifier). Average repair cost is $530 at 72,350 miles. Take the stereo out. The problem can also be caused by a faulty ignition switch. Ok so my JVC R618 won't turn on. The problem is the radio is always powered on. Is this a known issue or is my wiring harness labeled incorrectly? David, technically you could connect your 2007 Volkswagen Rabbit amplifier turn on wire to the switched 12v+ wire. by GTi_Red » Tue Dec 25, 2012 12:43 pm, Return to “MK7 (9N3) Polo (inc GTI) - Years 2006-2008”. and to those of you who need to reset it in case they put in the wrong code twice, all you have to do is disconnect your battery, then reconnect it, that will reset the radio, and it will give you the 1000 again. Step by step: How to Fix a Car Stereo That Has Power But Won’t Turn On? hell my setup only uses those wires because i'm runing aftermarket amps powering everything. And forVWLife...thanks for that, really helpful. Note: If your Beetle is equipped with OnStar, you might lose that feature when you install a new aftermarket receiver. The stereo is currently the VW Beta + the VW CD player, each a single DIN unit in a double DIN space. I installed an Alpine aftermarket radio yesterday. make sure the key is turned on to acc. Bench Test the Head Unit and Replace if Needed If your radio has power and ground, and it isn’t in any kind of anti-theft mode, then it has probably failed, and the only fix will be to replace it. What have you tried so far? my only concern is the radio does not automatically turn off when i pull the key out of the ignition. JavaScript is disabled. I've found some other pictures on my phone so I will add them in later, sorry picture is rubbish i forgot due to eagerness to fit ha. hey everyone, i have a 1998 VW Jetta, and i tried so many codes, but my radio still won't work, and my dealer won't give it to me unless i pay around $40!!! The problem I found with this was if you join the blue to yellow it works for the key pull out but looses the memory, so i left the yellow to the yellow and put red to blue and blue to red Nd now it turns off with te key but keeps the memory. There is an aftermarket Phone holder on the dash, ... the headlights turn off and the sidelights stay on and the dash stays lit, when I remove the key it all goes off and the interior lights come on. i'm suspecting the can buss is sending on-off ignition messages to the radio brain which means the Maestro ID data link should be supplying the on-off messages to the aftermarket radio.. Hi, I have a 2006 VW Jetta and recently installed an aftermarket radio. It won't start I've put a new fuel pump on battery and new alternator and still no look on starting. There are two types of factory stereo's found in them: 1. Prior to removing the battery, when I removed the key after shutting down the car, the radio would turn off. Take the stereo out. I hooked up an Alpine to my '01 VR6 and didn't have any issues. I do not understand as the standard stereo turned off when the key was removed. Some T5's have the single DIN with 2 key release slots and a pocket underneath it. ... Also its an aftermarket sony xpload stereo . The VW service tech says diagnostics show that an interrupt to the CAN bus is happening from the stereo. Thread starter tito12384; Start date Apr 2, 2007; Prev. However yesterday, when I started my car up, I was surprised just to see the clock on the display. They will be replacing the stock stereo and speakers currently installed in my 3-door, 2002 Volkswagen Polo. Radio went in fine. Aftermarket Stereo Wiring, It wont turn off! Content on vwvortex.com is generated by its users. I replaced the Radio with an aftermarket radio The radio isn't supposed to turn off (power isn't removed from the switched lead) until you remove the key from the ignition. Stereo wont turn off when i take the key out the ignition. OriginUnknown. aftermarket stereo won't turn off 05-24-2010 03:25 PM #1 I just hooked up my aftermarket stereo for a test run on my 2003 gti vr6 with the monsoon system stock. The 12v feed would keep the memory, and the switched feed would turn the radio on/off with the Key. Hi, I have a 2006 VW Jetta and recently installed an aftermarket radio. It's kind of a weird issue. Once I got new speakers up front I took it into the local audio shop (Custom Sounds - Austin, Tx) and they wired it to the the ignition, some wires under the steering column I believe...Not sure if that's what you're referring too when you say constant/switched power, but that's what they did for me. Go. 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. Joosey - DubAudi - Banchwerks - ForceFed Engineering - HighwayStar. However, when the ignition is off the stereo won't turn on. Could this be the problem? Average repair cost is $670 at 81,650 miles. Shop for car stereos that fit your Volkswagen Beetle. Both of these devices stopped working when 13 blew. Mechanic's Assistant: Are you fixing your Jetta yourself? The 2011 Volkswagen Jetta has 29 problems reported for radio stopped working. , (basically my only suggestion as right now i can think of nothing else! The battery drains after a few days. by polo1.9TDI SPORT » Tue Oct 09, 2012 12:38 pm, Post This was not the case with the original VW stereo. Car stereo issues are very common, especially with older cars. ... 26_rdc%3D1. The scematics I have show that the instrument panel instruments are sourced from the same point on the ignition (acc/run position) switch but they all go dead when the ignition is in the off position. didnt check them enough so i will sort some pictures out tonight! I have a 2014 VW Beetle convertible that came with a high end Pioneer aftermarket stereo. (Page 1 of 2) I found a pin out on the radio harness and appears you are correct in that the hot lead is always hot.. The VW service tech says diagnostics show that an interrupt to the CAN bus is happening from the stereo. hmm sounds like the radio may have failed if a reboot does not work. Average repair cost is $670 at 81,650 miles. did you tie it in to both the constant and the switched?? I thought nothing of it and simply pressed the on button to turn it on, but it did not respond. I have seen so many of you asking how to do this so when you pull the key out the stereo turns off like the factory unit. Probably the Worlds greatest Polo resource, Post You really should go back and check your wiring to make sure. Changed radio in golf mk 5 to a pioneer avic f900bt. Man I am bored at work. Till then i'll just take my faceplate off every time i get out of my car haha. welllllll i started this morning...hit one problem....radio wont power on at all now! The radio works fine but does not turn off automatically when I power off the car and remove the key. If its wired like the VW radio, it will turn off when you pull the key out, not opening the door.. Plan B, you could run a new switched wire from a known source that does turn off - the power feed to the cigarette lighter for instance. A forum community dedicated to all Volkswagen owners and enthusiasts. It seems to be working now when the engine is on or off. Just installed an aftermarket double din radio in my 2004 Dakota and it won't turn off when the key is turned to the off position, or even when the door is opened. I know this has probably been discussed...but it seems like every thread in the DIY section is dead and search is turning anything up. Which one? First remove the radio … Re: Fitting aftermarket stereo. A few times when I was driving my truck the radio would randomly turn off and then back on a few seconds later. Help - Aftermarket stereo won’t switch off on 2011 VW Mk6. The problem can also be caused by a faulty ignition switch. The problem is that it comes on when the car is off. Tools needed: VW OEM radio removal tools, Torx driver and T-15 Torx bit, small flat-blade screwdriver. I will show you how to wire your aftermarket radio to turn off when the key is removed from the ignition.Check out my website! All of the interior lights and stereo would turn off but the engine is still running. The radio works fine but does not turn off automatically when I power off the car and remove the key. It has an intermittent problem where the A/C, top, seat warmers and steering wheel controls all stop working, as well as the stereo remaining on when I turn of the car. I installed an Alpine aftermarket radio yesterday. We are able provide you with the original manufacturers security code required to activate your Volkswagen car radio after power loss. 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