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post #11 of 16 Old 11-20-2012, 01:09 PM
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the WTS has something screwy with it. like it's a negative feed. you will need to ask Bill

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post #12 of 16 Old 11-20-2012, 01:51 PM
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I feel like that might be the case, Terry. I'm still kicking myself for throwing away my old one. When you sent me my current one I pitched the fried one. I could have pulled the bulb to the wts panel and installed the section that says "wait to start" somewhere with an LED wired to illuminate behind it.

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Couldn't the LED simply be mounted behind the WTS dash icon??

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Not sure. I don't think it is that easy. There is a panel that contains all the lights which is part of a circut board.



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I want to add something here. You do not want to wait until the led light to goes out before starting your engine or you will have a real strong possibility of burning up your glowplugs. The glowplugs aren't meant to be on for more than 15-20 seconds without incoming air washing across them to cool them down and regulate the temperature output.

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Hmm. Interesting point, Jack. Wouldn't have thought of that.

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