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Re: JC Whitney keyless remote (archive)

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Posted by Mark Mosley on January 03, 2001 at 16:58:39:

In Reply to: Re: JC Whitney keyless remote posted by Max Fretter (NZ) on January 03, 2001 at 16:45:13:

Sounds like yours might be different from mine. I have a solenoid actuator which operates the lock linkage. At the bottom of it there is a switch which takes the mechanical input and switches the other solenoid actuators in the other doors. This switch has 6 wires going to it. 3 hot and 3 grounded. Cant figure out if it is ground to activate, or power to activate, and which ones get the power. The blue wire gets a pulse upon unlocking and the white gets a pulse upon locking.

Sorry: this was trying to be relevant. The 6 wires go into a block of 3 microswitches, each of which has its own cam. Taking off the plastic cowl lets you see the which wire goes to which switch, and also then which cam (as you turn the key) is activating which switch...

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