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[ORiOn] VW Polo 6R BlueGT

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Re: [ORiOn] VW Polo 6R BlueGT

Post by ORiOn » Fri Jul 27, 2018 11:22 am

iichel wrote:
Thu Jul 26, 2018 9:36 pm
looks like the markings should be rotated 90 degrees clockwise though to make them correct.
I tought that to...
I will ask vw for the price and try it, maybe... 😂

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Re: [ORiOn] VW Polo 6R BlueGT

Post by ORiOn » Sat Aug 11, 2018 3:13 pm

Does anybody know where i could connect a dashcam?
Preferably on the drivers side and after the ignition key in on.

Thanks!

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Re: [ORiOn] VW Polo 6R BlueGT

Post by iichel » Sat Aug 11, 2018 3:36 pm

Uhm, fuse box?

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Re: [ORiOn] VW Polo 6R BlueGT

Post by ORiOn » Sat Aug 11, 2018 7:35 pm

iichel wrote:
Sat Aug 11, 2018 3:36 pm
Uhm, fuse box?
Isn't the fuse box always connected?

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Re: [ORiOn] VW Polo 6R BlueGT

Post by RUM4MO » Sat Aug 11, 2018 8:00 pm

Only some are, some are ignition switch controlled.

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Re: [ORiOn] VW Polo 6R BlueGT

Post by ORiOn » Sat Aug 11, 2018 8:03 pm

RUM4MO wrote:
Sat Aug 11, 2018 8:00 pm
Only some are, some are ignition switch controlled.
Will check with a volmeter then. Thanks! 👍

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Re: [ORiOn] VW Polo 6R BlueGT

Post by iichel » Sat Aug 11, 2018 9:29 pm

Or you could have a look at the fuse box diagrams: https://uk-polos.net/viewtopic.php?f=56&t=71052
if it says terminal 30, it's a permanent plus. If it says terminal 15, it's an ignitions switched plus.

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Re: [ORiOn] VW Polo 6R BlueGT

Post by ORiOn » Sun Aug 12, 2018 4:09 pm

iichel wrote:
Sat Aug 11, 2018 9:29 pm
Or you could have a look at the fuse box diagrams: https://uk-polos.net/viewtopic.php?f=56&t=71052
if it says terminal 30, it's a permanent plus. If it says terminal 15, it's an ignitions switched plus.
Awesome. Thanks!

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Re: [ORiOn] VW Polo 6R BlueGT

Post by ORiOn » Sun Aug 12, 2018 6:12 pm

Should I connect to an already fused one and wich one? Or should i use a vacant one... Because the only one I can find vacant that is ignition switched is the 29, on the pdf it says it's terminal 87...

There's also the number 5 that is vacant and terminal 15, but I can't seem to access it from behind...

I would prefer to connect to an exhisting one, maybe the one that goes to the cigarrete lighter? Wich one is it?

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Re: [ORiOn] VW Polo 6R BlueGT

Post by iichel » Sun Aug 12, 2018 6:44 pm

The cigarette lighter is connected to fuse 42. I'd probably suggest a vacant one, if available.
Do you maybe have a picture of your fusebox?

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Re: [ORiOn] VW Polo 6R BlueGT

Post by ORiOn » Sun Aug 12, 2018 7:10 pm

iichel wrote:
Sun Aug 12, 2018 6:44 pm
The cigarette lighter is connected to fuse 42. I'd probably suggest a vacant one, if available.
Do you maybe have a picture of your fusebox?
The only one with terminal 15 that is available is slot number 5, but when I look behind it, I can't seem to access it, the middle row where number 5 is, is like covered with plastic, I don't know... Hard to explain, i will try and take a photo... But I will probably connect it to number 42 then, since the dashcam is ment to be connected to the cigarrete lighter anyway...

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Re: [ORiOn] VW Polo 6R BlueGT

Post by ORiOn » Mon Aug 13, 2018 4:04 pm

Ended up connecting it to fuse 42, not the best practice, but not the worse either, and a lot simpler haha

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