Turbo Timer help please.. - VW Forum :: Volkswagen Forum
Passat VW Passat - This is the discussion forum for the VW Passat (VW Passat Forum, Volkswagen Passat Forum, Volkswagen Passat)

LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
post #1 of 1 (permalink) Old 11-21-2012, 04:59 PM Thread Starter
Points: 13, Level: 1 Points: 13, Level: 1 Points: 13, Level: 1
Activity: 6% Activity: 6% Activity: 6%
Join Date: Nov 2012
Posts: 2
Turbo Timer help please..

Hello everyone,

My car: Passat B5 1.8 20VT (Model 2000)
I installed a boost/turbo timer gauge from Daemon and I need a little help with the turbo timer installation.
There are four (4) wires coming out from the gauge's CPU:

1. Yellow (Power straight from the battery)
2. Black (Ground)
3. Orange (Ignition Coil)
4. Blue (Key)
Here is the diagram (the first page): http://www.daemongauge.com/manual/Daemon_E_BOOST.pdf

At the ignition switch there are some wires and I tried with two of them:
A yellow/black wire, which have power when I turn on the switch and lost power when I turned it OFF.
A solid red thin wire, which have power when I turn on the switch and lost power ONLY when I remove the key from the ignition.

I cut the yellow/black wire and I connect the blue and orange wire on it.. but didn't work..
Then I cut the solid red wire and I connect them at this one.. When I turn OFF the switch the engine stopped (again) but when I remove the key from the ignition, the radio was still playing until the turbo timer finished the countdown..

Does any one knows how to connect these wires??
Thank you in advance (and sorry for my English..)
gregkoss is offline  
Sponsored Links

  VW Forum :: Volkswagen Forum > Volkswagen Models > Other Models > Passat

install , timer , turbo

Quick Reply

Register Now

In order to be able to post messages on the VW Forum :: Volkswagen Forum forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.

User Name:
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.


Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.

Email Address:


Human Verification

In order to verify that you are a human and not a spam bot, please enter the answer into the following box below based on the instructions contained in the graphic.

Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
Thread Tools
Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
Email this Page Email this Page
Display Modes
Linear Mode Linear Mode

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Turbo Timer FlipBoyx318 MK4 9 12-06-2006 11:46 AM
Turbo Timer E3Esxt02 MK4 9 08-02-2005 10:40 AM
Turbo Timer Klipse MK4 20 11-13-2004 04:32 PM
What TURBO TIMER to get??? Slaven GTI MK4 8 08-18-2004 05:59 AM

Posting Rules  
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome