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How does a turbo timer work?

A turbo timer sounds like something that measures how long a turbocharger can be allowed to spool up. Instead, a turbo timer works by keeping the engine running a while longer before it is switched off.

How does a turbo timer work?

A turbo timer sounds like something that measures how long a turbocharger can be allowed to spool up. Instead, a turbo timer works by keeping the engine running a while longer before it is switched off.

Do turbo timers do anything?

A turbo timer is a device designed to keep an automotive engine running for a pre-specified period in order to automatically execute the cool-down period required to prevent premature turbo wear and failure.

Why should you let a turbo idle?

Turbocharged engines do need to cool down before they are turned off. But in nearly all driving conditions, the engine does not reach temperatures that require a deliberate cooling-down period. Switching off when the engine is very hot stops the circulation of oil.

Can a turbo improve gas mileage?

A turbocharger typically helps a car get better gas mileage because a smaller engine can be used to get the same amount of performance. Expect a turbocharged engine to be about 8% -10% more fuel efficient that the same engine that is not turbo equipped.

Why should you allow a turbo to idle?

Idling the engine cools the turbo because it circulates the oil, yet does not make the turbo “work.” The amount of cooling it needs is directly related to the way you just finished driving it. When you drive it gently around town, 15 seconds should be more than adequate. When you drive the car hard ie.

What is the wiring guide for a digital turbo timer?

DIGITAL TURBO TIMER Page 1/3 Wiring Guide: Wire colour Wire Function Wire Connection Location Vehicle body Battery 12V+ Black Ground 12V- Red Ignition harness / Fuse box Ignition 12V+ Ignition harness / Fuse box Important notes before installing: – Installing this product to your vehicle may require an adaptor.

What is the purpose of a turbo timer type 1?

TURBO TIMER type-1 Keeps the vehicle idling for a preset period of time after ignition Ehas been turned off. DC12V Negative Ground Vehicles. 41001-AK010 Some vehicles may require a Key Lock Release Adapter. PRODUCT USE APPLICATION PART No. REMARKS Warning 6-3.Wiring Ground● Wire (Connect properly) Turbo Timer Harness Key Switch Parking Brake Switch

What is the color of the turbo timer on a supra?

Series 1 r33 Hks turbo timer type 0 wiring to ignition without harness red from ignition goes to red white with black stripe from ignition goes to.HKS Turbo Timer IV Installation for – Supra Twin Turbo.

What color is the turbo timer wire on a R33?

Series 1 r33 Hks turbo timer type 0 wiring to ignition without harness red from ignition goes to red white with black stripe from ignition goes to.Even for vehicles that have no space for installation of Turbo Timer, separate type can be easily installed because of the thin design.