cnicolson

Defi BF Boost Gauge Install

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Miserably failed at re installing my boost gauge today. 

 

All was running perfectly fine when I last uninstalled it from the old car but like an idiot I didn't pay attention to the wiring. 

 

I am assuming the wires that come off the gauge controller are as followed. 

 

Red - 12v Constant

Black - Ground

White - Illumination 

Orange - Acc

 

However the gauge powers on and sweeps but then the back lights turn off again. Yet I can still control the gauge. Does anyone know if the black face gauges require something a bit different in terms of wiring to get a constant light? Or am I missing something extremely obvious. 

 

Cheers  

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It always pays to check the simple stuff... 

 

I had the gauge plugged into metre output 1 on the gauge controller and turns out it needed to be in metre output 2. 

 

All working as it should now.

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