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2016 kenworth T 680Radio shuts down every hour but turns

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2016 kenworth T 680
Radio shuts down every hour but turns right back on
Submitted: 10 months ago.
Category: Medium and Heavy Trucks
Expert:  go-west.. replied 10 months ago.
Good morning
What is the make and model of the radio that you have?
Customer: replied 10 months ago.
Kenworth I have everything in like my gauges.....satellite radio CD...wireless...navigation...
Expert:  go-west.. replied 10 months ago.
Some radios have a shut off feature and I'm just curious if yours has this any chance on getting a model number it should be with your owners package
Customer: replied 10 months ago.
Here is the Tag from the radio Plus it is very hot
Customer: replied 10 months ago.
I sent the lable
Expert:  go-west.. replied 10 months ago.
perfect.can i get a pic of the plug ??and is the a diagram on the radio ?last 8 of your trucks vin pls
Customer: replied 10 months ago.
Vin J110227
It also stays on when truck shuts off
No diagram
Plug can t do right now
Expert:  go-west.. replied 10 months ago.
sorry for the delay we need to check the radio for power and ground,on the back of the radio there is a big plug on pins 12 the is battery..9 is key power and 15-16 is groung,,check these wires when the radio is faulting..if they are ok..replace the radio..let me know how you do
Customer: replied 10 months ago.
Ok but give me of couple of daysMarc
Expert:  go-west.. replied 10 months ago.
No worries
Customer: replied 10 months ago.
Hello ***** checked the pin location as advised and we are good here it has been I went to use the washer and nothing ..Plus when the radio is off it should display the time but doesn't....there is also a RED light under the CB which is out also ....I have checked and rechecked all the fuses and found nothing ....Please adviseMarc
Expert:  go-west.. replied 10 months ago.
with the radio off and the key offdoes the battery power disappear at pin 12 ?if not then there is something going on with that radio please take a pic of that light your telling me about at the cb thanks