As a result, it drains the car battery so that I have to have it jump started. I have replaced the light switch, the ignition switch and battery, with no luck. It does not know if the key is in the ignition or not. If it still hasn't turned off, check if the dome … Radio stays on after car is completely turned off. Can anyone help?? I had to jiggle the switch. Often this connection would be fed from the same always-on power feed that fed the lighter socket or interior lights. 21956 Most cars have a relay or relay that turn on when the key is in the “on” position. Picked up my car today, drove home 15 miles, and right before getting home, the radio decided to go back to it's old ways. What happens when you open the door after pulling the key from the ignition? Last edited: Feb 27, 2018. The best fix is of course replacement. ��? Thank you in advanced. From your description - the ignition key is not shutting off available power to the radio unit. Took it in earlier this week and the dealer reset a few open bulletins. I will post an update as soon as I know the results. Radio 10 (mine) will retain its status as it was at the time the key's turned off. If it is, then your radio is not to blame, and you need to look more in the area of your ignition switch. A miswire or some such exists with the current radio and its wiring harness. 6 0 obj this just started today and when i turned off my car and removed the key from the ignition, the radio stayed on. Turn the car off while the radio's on, it'll be on when I start the car again. I have a 2008 Nissan titan with no mods all factory. This intermittent problem happened again, even after three visits to my VW dealer since June, and multiple firmware updates. It does not know if the key is in the ignition or not. If no power is going to the radio - it will not turn on - no matter how many times you press the power button. My Citroen, for example, will allow you to run the radio for an hour even with the ignition off completely. I would suspect some sort of power module or BCM is causing the trouble. The plug gets spliced to the new unit’s wires on the kitchen table and plugs directly into your cars original wiring harness. Radio on with Ignition off. Fix: make sure that the ignition switch is actually in the off position in the short term, and replace the cylinder when you can. Depending on the make and model, it can be easy or difficult to swap out. Is there a way to stop it from doing that, it is super annoying if you are working outside close to the truck and want to listen to music and have to walk over every 15 mins to turn the system back on. (unless the ignition switch is defective) If you install a new radio yourself - you will still have to figure all of this out… So if you like the current radio - figure it out with this one. • If you try to switch to a different audio source, you see the message XM-Check Tuner or FM-Radio Unavailable . I have a 2008 V6 limited with the JBL stereo system. In the latter, it could be the head unit or the car’s BCM. Its done this with and without a passenger. I’m in agreement with the “guy at the car audio shop.” A new radio will fix your problem. Is there a quick and easy wiring 'fix' that will let me listen to the radio without even having the keys in the ignition. 2006 Silverado 2500 HD 6.0 The interior lights, battery light, radio all stay on once the truck is turned off. This intermittent problem happened again, even after three visits to my VW dealer since June, and multiple firmware updates. I tend to agree with DS77, with the caveat that it is possible, though unlikely, that somehow the switched power side of the radio has become linked to the constant power side internally through some means (something metallic falling into the radio in just the right spot, or perhaps an impressive case of tin whiskers). Solution: I’ve created a video on how I solved this issue. • When you turn the ignition to OFF, the navigation display stays on. At night turn on the parking lamps and then scroll the dash lights dimmer until the dash, radio face, overhead console, etc is brighter. Is there a way to stop it from doing that, it is super annoying if you are working outside close to the truck and want to listen to music and have to walk over every 15 mins to turn the system back on. I it to a car audio shop who soldered the connections in the radio and I haven’t had the problem since. May 31, 2018 #1. Occasionally when I turn the ignition off, the radio continues to play and nothing can be adjusted on it. Radio stays on when engine is turned off? A relay was clicking under the dash so I cycled the wipers and the wipers and the radio turned off. I have to manually hit the On/Off switch. Discussion Starter • #1 • Dec 13, 2018. Really praying this works. I’m actually going to try replacing the radio with an aftermarket one. Wow thanks for all the ideas and suggestions. If you want it to turn off immediately, press the MENU button on the right side of the radio, scroll down to "Radio Off: 20 Min." (a mechanic who has the same car tipped me off to this). Some cars come with a feature that allows the radio to stay on after the keys have been removed from the ignition. Yes, this is normal. Electronics. Hope … Anybody else experiencing the radio not turning off when you open the door? If you have to reprogram the preset stations for the car stereo every time you turn the ignition switch to off, there may be a problem with the wiring. When you shut the car off, the radio and clock stay on. Power on the car stereo. Plus the door dinger stopped working, door can be open with key in and no dinger. 11k on my car. 2 Posts . Halloween Day 2018. May 31, 2018 #1. These bolts ground the body of the car to the frame. The other day I got out, locked the door and went into the store. Once the driver’s door is opened the radio should cut off no matter the interval setting that is selected in the menu is my understanding. Got into the garage, turned off the car, and the radio continues to stay on after turning the car off. • CarPlay beeps and stops working. ����Exif MM * b j( 1 " r2 ��i � � There’s probably a reason they did it this way. If I turn the radio off before the car keys are out I can still see the radio receiving power (the clock on the display lights up). The radio will stay on for 20 minutes after the key is removed if you have it set so in the radio menu. 3 !1AQa"q�2���B#$R�b34r��C%�S���cs5���&D�TdE£t6�U�e���u��F'���������������Vfv��������7GWgw�������� 5 !1AQaq"2����B#�R��3$b�r��CScs4�%���&5��D�T�dEU6te����u��F���������������Vfv��������'7GWgw������� ? Any input would be greatly appreciated. Came out 5 minutes later and the radio was still on! Sometimes it will turn off, most of the time they wont. That is because a radio is not alive; and has no brains. and set it to "Radio Off: 00 Min. I drove home and when I shut off the truck the radio and wiper shut off as advertised. Came out 5 minutes later and the radio was still on! Hello, I have a 2000 Ford F-350 with a 7.3 powerstroke and the problem that I am having is that the motor stays running when I shut the key off although I can shut it off by pulling a fuse or relay. The guy at the car audio shop says that he thinks the radio is just bad and that Honda had a huge problem with radios in Accords from that year. – Radio goes silent until its turned off and on – Radio turns on while key is off the ignition – Battery Drains overnight . July 6, 2016, 3:25am #10. So I want to understand the issue a bit more as to I maybe having the same issue. 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. My 2002 f250 door ajar light comes on and stays on, when it does,power locks dont work and auto lights dont work and radio stays on without keys in ignition i know this will sound weird but, spray WD-40 in all the door latches (door side). When I got out of my truck today the radio stayed on. That is the ACC wire and you are correct in thinking that is the circuit that is causing you the issue. My 2014 CX-5 had a problem (for years now), when I tried to shut it off the radio (accessories) would stay on. If no power is going to the radio - it will not turn on - no matter how many times you press the power button. I'm lost cant find a wiring diagram anywhere online. May 31, 2018 #1. �� 'Adobe Photoshop CC 2017 (Windows) 2017:08:04 09:49:41 � �� � ؠ " *( 2 � H H ���� Adobe_CM �� Adobe d� �� � I have a 2008 V6 limited with the JBL stereo system. It has the upgraded radio. Got an 2007 silverado classic lbz. Wow thanks for all the ideas and suggestions. The ignition switch in Ford vehicles is responsible for handling the electrical signals related to starting the vehicle. Everything was fine with this car until last night. I havent done a whole lot of research yet but when I turn my truck off the radio stays on like it used to but when I open the door the radio stays on, the dome lights come on but the radio doesnt shut off like its supposed to. My 2001 Caravan was the only car I've owned with the "radio on" feature for a minute or until a door was opened. If it is receiving power - the radio is capable of turning ON. The ignition switch itself is connected to the ignition cylinder by a shaft or lever. Messages 5 Likes 0. It usually does, but once in awhile it stays on until I lock the door. Whether or not it will run the battery down depends on what the problem actually is. �� ' the radio and odometer stay on with the key out of the ignition, and the drivers door open. If that relay sticks on, that would explain the radio staying on. I’ve seen as much information pointing to this being the problem as I’ve seen pointing to an issue with the car. 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. 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