This guide will explain the basics of installing the security relay of the CAM Pro device in any Turn Key Start Car type. You need to have a proper understanding of car electrical system prior installation. It is highly recommended to install this device through a trained car electrician.
There are two basic car types
- Key Start – Cars which require a key to be inserted in the key hole in order to start the car .
- Push Start – Cars that are equipped with a smart key remote and a push start button.
For this we will discuss the installation of the security relay in a turn key start car. There are 2 ways to install security in a turn key start car.
1- The Black/White wire goes to the engine starter deactivation relay. This relay is to be attached between the on wires of the starter wire.
2- The Black/White wire goes to the engine starter deactivation relay. This relay is to be attached between the Start wires of the starter wire. In the image above, the relay has been attached between the starter wire of the ignition.
Pros for installing the relay between On wire of the starter
The car automatically stops after 10 seconds in case, there is a snatching.
The car does not travel more than 2 km and it shuts down without waiting at all.
Cons for installing the relay between On wire of the starter
It becomes a little dangerous, as if someone kills the app from the background, the security might activate and put life in danger as well if the car is in high speed.
Pros for installing the relay between Start wire of the starter
Safer approach for the security as the car does not start after the it is disconnected with the smartphone.
Cons for installing the relay between Start wire of the starter
It might be safe but in case of a theft, the car might travel a long distance and then it will not start.