Category Archives: Turbo Timers

Keep your engine running when the ignition is turned off for a pre-set time

Hornet 433H

The Hornet 433H is an insurance standard alarm from Directed Electronics. It’s also a stock run out so is at a bargain price. Designed for the Australian market it complies with AS/NZS 3749.1:2003 Class B. This means it would have been … Continue reading

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Turbo Timers & Alarms

Why most alarms won’t work with an external turbo timer. The turbo timers job is to hold the ignition on after the ignition key has been removed. This allows the engine to keep running whilst the turbo cools down. Most … Continue reading

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Turbo Timer Stops Park Light Alert Buzzer

We all know what turbo timers do, but until today I had not considered any potential problems with having one. A good customer who I had recently installed an Autowatch 446RLi Premium for called me to say that because the built in Turbo timer on his Alarm was running he had left his park lights on. When he came back to his vehicle (a diesel auto of all things) the battery was a flat as a witches tit! Continue reading

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