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I am trying to hook up delay timer on my 2001 Jeep Grand

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I am trying to hook up delay timer on my 2001 Jeep Grand Cherokee I have circuit board see pictures but I am not the best at reading electric drawings can some one confirm that I need it grounded in three places
D.C.- trigger and common
Submitted: 1 month ago.
Category: Jeep
Expert:  Randall C replied 1 month ago.

Hello, what is it you are controlling and by what method? button etc?

Customer: replied 1 month ago.
I'm wanting the radio to stay on after I turn the key off for like 10 minutes the board I have has an adjustable time are
Expert:  Randall C replied 1 month ago.

ok, so what are you asking about grounds, yes, you will have grounds but trying to understand your question and what you need explained, Thanks

Customer: replied 1 month ago.
Can you look at the wiring diagram attached and tell me how to wire it
Expert:  Randall C replied 1 month ago.

yes, you sent the circuit board, do you have the wiring diagram. otherwsie I have one on my end

Customer: replied 1 month ago.
No just what I sent
I know where the hot wires are in the Dash If you can just direct me on which one needs to be grounded which one needs to be hot all the time and then the turn on from the AC power does that make sense
Expert:  Randall C replied 1 month ago.

yes it does, but you have to have a push buttoin to trigger the device, do you have one yet?

Customer: replied 1 month ago.
No
Expert:  Randall C replied 1 month ago.

ok, bear with me a few minutes so I can explain, Back shortly

Customer: replied 1 month ago.
I can't use the wire that usually turns the radio want to start the signal
Expert:  Randall C replied 1 month ago.

No, the trigger is a GROUND connection Nothing at the radio sends a ground to turn on/off, This unit is for a button you push but,, maybe another expert can help better, I will opt out and open the post to the other experts

Customer: replied 1 month ago.
Ok thanks maybe I bought the wrong thing