[ba] AUDI 100CS Radio

Buchholz, Steven Steven.Buchholz at kla-tencor.com
Wed Mar 24 18:21:27 EST 2004

... I think I would advise the opposite approach ... use a voltmeter and
check to see if you have +12 and ground supplied.  To me there is a lot more
risk of major damage trying to directly wire to the battery ...

The other thing I know is that failure of the on/off switch on the deck
itself ...

Steve B
San Jose, Kaleefohnia (USA)
> Open your hood, attach wires from the battery to the pos/neg leads of 
> the radio and confirm it lights up. That way you don't have to wonder 
> if there's some other issue with bad fuses, leads under the dash etc. 
> Make sure you get pos to both the power lead and the trigger 
> lead. One 
> supplies power to the unit the other switches it on when you turn the 
> key on etc. If you have power to the unit but no trigger 12V it will 
> look dead even though it's okay.

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