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    Posted: 25-Jun-2014 at 15:20
Sean, you have your cut outs run a close cycle when the car is first started, but what happens if you have left your "FUNK" switch on when you shut off your car and then turn it?
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  Quote srdavis872 Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: 25-Jun-2014 at 22:28
If the funk switch is left on, or the switch is "turned on" with the car off, then the cut outs will run an open cycle when the car is turned on.
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  Quote Gorfllub Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: 30-Jun-2014 at 19:50
You could easily add a relay that would interrupt current when the key is off.

So if the switch is on then whatever is hooked to it would turn on and off with the key.
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  Quote KenBIII Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: 30-Jun-2014 at 20:16
I was thinking about that but the issue is that these switches have two different positions, on and off, like a pen.

If I can take the guts out of another switch and modify it to work with the 6th dash switch then I think I will be able to accomplish what I am looking for.
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  Quote srdavis872 Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: 01-Jul-2014 at 01:04
If you power the switch by a switch source, then it will turn "off" when the car is off. You could likely remove the part that latches it "on" so it becomes momentary.
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