engine wont stop when key turned to off - posted in Performance and Technical: Hello I was wondering if anyone could help me or has this problem. Power on after key off. Our VW 2003 ''new beetle'' radio stays on even when key out of ignition and radio at ''off'' and so has flattened the - Answered by a verified VW Mechanic We use cookies to give you the best possible experience on our website. http://forums.vwvortex.com/showthread.php?5420679-95-b4-wagon-fs-or-partout.-CT, http://forums.vwvortex.com/showthread.php?5363146-FS-97-2.0-jetta-CT, VerticalScope Inc., 111 Peter, Suite 901, Toronto, Ontario, M5V 2H1, Canada, vwvortex.com is an Volkswagen enthusiast website owned and operated by VerticalScope Inc. the thing is,.. one way ( that I prefer) to change the ignition switch is to remove the steering shaft. 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. It only turns off once i remove the key from the ignition switch. Scenario (1): you yank the parking brake up and start to get out. I would surmise pantera had a different problem than the OP. You must log in or register to reply here. I had this happen to me. Its the standard Blaupunct radio. Is is tied to the Bluetooth connection? toothpick. This site uses cookies to help personalise content, tailor your experience and to keep you logged in if you register. My car radio will turn off on its own after a period of time if the engine isn't … It shuts off when I remove the key from the ignition but if I just open the van and then close it doesn't turn the radio off anymore. I just kept on starting the ignition and turning it off … 2012-2016 VW Passat TDI forum. There's a mechanical switch that's part of the ignition switch that operates this feature. VW and Audi TDI forum, Chevy Cruze diesel forums. For a better experience, please enable JavaScript in your browser before proceeding. You have to manually turn it off every time. Later drive off and the radio is off. Does the radio turn off when you remove the key? I drive home w/ radio on and then turn off the car. You called it right: ignition lock cylinder. vwvortex.com is not in any way affiliated with Volkswagen AG. 108 months. Normal operation of the Jetta Radio, is that it will stay on, when the key is turned off, however it will turn off when the key is removed from the ignition. This just started happening tonight, when I remove the key from the ignition it doesn't have that mechanical "switch" feeling when removed, and the radio stays on. Has anyone experienced putting their Atlas in park and then receive the message turning off ignition to save battery? If accessories are powered up when the switch is in the off position, your radio won't turn off. This shuts off the ignition. Infotainment On/Off with Ignition Faults and Technical chat for the new Volkswagen Tiguan - VW Tiguan MK2 Forums. It now also only makes one locking noise when you press the key twice. So the radio stays on when you shut off the car. A forum community dedicated to all Volkswagen owners and enthusiasts. "Inactive" would mean power is with terminal 30, or constant power. Many GM vehicles have a system that allows the radio to stay on when you turn the key off, until you open a door. My radio does not turn off when I turn off the ignition - Answered by a verified VW Mechanic We use cookies to give you the best possible experience on our website. JavaScript is disabled. 01 Jetta, radio not turning off when key removed from ignition This just started happening tonight, when I remove the key from the ignition it doesn't have that mechanical "switch" feeling when removed, and the radio stays on. Hi got a strange problem with my 2002 VW Golf Cabriolet: Even when turning off the ignition and removing the key the radio/ cassette/ CD player will not power off. The battery drains after a few days. The same is true with my girlfriend's car. I just purchased a 2018 Atlas SE Tech. You don't have to remove the old ignition switch to test a new ignition switch to see that that's the problem. I know what you're talking about - I think my parents' car does that, but not mine. My car radio will work with the ignition off and no keys in the ignition so it s not in the accessory position. The issue here is that, under normal circumstances, accessories like your car radio only receive power when the ignition switch is in the accessory, run, or start position. My radio would stay on for 30 secs to 1 min after I pulled the key. Different subject...the lights do not do this. All Volkswagen Tiguan related discussions - VW Tiguan MK2 Forums Mine functions the same way. Take the negative cable off the battery and let it sit for an hour. Discussion. i recommend you check the … While we're on the subject of ignition switches, I need the mechanic portion of the switch with the tumblers. ... Is there a setting within profiles that you set to say you want radio on / off, ... then you turn it the remaining click and the ignition / power then goes off - turning off … the difficulty here is that, beneath traditional circumstances, accessories like your automobile radio solely receive power once the switch is within the accent, run, or begin position. I found how to keep it on after turning off the ignition but it remains on after opening the door. Chris. Any other possibilities to keep the radio on. Turning radio off with unit on !! I had this with mine shortly after buying it, came back from a journey, turned off the ignition and the radio would stay on, even if i physically turned off the radio so all the lights were off the music kept playing. Or at least the official name so it comes up. If the dome lights come on as they should, then the CCM is getting the signal from the ignition switch. The VW "accessory" position is when you insert the key, unlike US cars that have a separate position you turn the key to. The radio will not turn on after it was working fine. The mechanical switch is hanging (remaining closed) after you remove the ignition key, and this is the reason that the radio does not always shut-off. 2 Next Reply Author. 99 posts. Basically once i start my car (mk5) if i turn the ignition switch to off position the engine still runs, radio and lights still stay on, the heaters turn off though. http://www.passatworld.com/forums/a...iy-ignition-switch-replacement-jetta-mk4.html. I can turn the radio back to "On" after I turn the ignition "Off" by pressing the radio's power button. Does anyone know why my radio isn't turning off when locking the doors? By continuing to use this site you consent to the use of cookies on your device as described in our … i couldnt find anything when i searched for it so i decided to post a thread.. yarr matey me pirate flag license plate be troublin to the sailors on the road, i be havin the same problems as ye. His was just a circuit with some bad data, fix was just the electrics reset. I have no idea what this means. The radio does stop playing but the background lights stay on - enough to run the battery flat if I dont use the car for a few days. Stereo wont turn off when i take the key out the ignition. The radio is on the CCM Canbus, so there's not a discrete wire that tells it to turn off. My Beetle did the same thing today. Scenario (2): you think the engine has died, and you need to move NOW, so, with your foot on the brake as usual, you push the "Start" button. Welsh Ash. It's kind of annoying when I have company and go to the gas station to have to reset the seat settings and radio volume when I do turn off the engine. So replace the ignition switch to fix this problem. No, my car has always shut off power as soon as I turn the ignition to off. It is quite normal for this to be true. As soon as you take your foot off the brake, the engine starts again, and you're in Drive. JavaScript is disabled. That fixed it for me. 't forget to post the fix. My radio no longer turns off with the ignition. To turn off from the accessory position just remove the key from the ignition … hi, my clio had the same proble, and it believe it or not, is a a fuse, as i found with my car the cigarette lighter also didnt work at all, and the radio satyed on when the ignition was switched off, and wouldnt come on when the ignition was switched on. But my car is similar to Oakminster’s: When I turn the car off, the radio keeps playing for 10 minutes, or until I open the door, whichever comes first.It is very possible that there is a way to change this so that the radio goes off when the car goes off. This presumes the dome lights are in the "auto" position, of course. Hi everyone! Original Poster. Reply Prev of 2. For a better experience, please enable JavaScript in your browser before proceeding. The 2012 Volkswagen Jetta has 6 problems reported for key will not turn car off. It's not tied to the BT connection. You can try this coding change, but I'm not sure it will work: Module 09 --> Adapation --> ZV allgemein --> Funk bei Klemme 15 ein --> switch from "active" to "not active" Translates as "Radio at terminal 15 on" is either active or inactive Terminal 15 is power with ignition on. I know a few people who have had this issue and replacing the ignition switch didn't solve it. Radio won't shut off when the door opens If my site is a value to you, I need your help could you please donate so I can keep this site free to everyone. Dear TDi'ers, I'm having trouble with the search function, bu I was wondering if it was possible to have the radio stay on when I turn off the engine. hi i have a 2008 ford mondeo 1.8 tdci titanium 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. It only turned off when I ejected to faceplate. Anybody have a link on where I can get that? Content on vwvortex.com is generated by its users. No. A normal VW radio goes on with the first click of the key and stays on even when you turn the ignition back to the first position and doesn't go off until you take the key out.This way the radio doesn't switch on until the second click of the key (the normal ignition run position) and goes off as soon as you go back to position one. In some cases, a bad ignition switch or ignition switch cylinder may also prevent a radio from turning off. I guess it is so that you can change from The Engine Running to the ACC position without your CD stopping, or your Radio turning off. It's been my experience so far that whenever I turn off the ignition but leave the accessories on (key still in the ignition and not fully turned off), it cuts power to everything. it sounds like her issue was mechanical, lock cylinder and/or switch. It's just started doing this. 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