There are three types of Turbo Timers available from HKS. Their features are detailed below
1. Push Start - Type 0
Turbo Timer for the vehicles equipped with push-start ignition.
Recently, as the number of vehicles equipped with compact and high efficiency turbochargers has been increasing, the superiority of a turbocharger gains attention again.
“Compact and high efficiency turbocharger” rotates approximately at 160,000rpm, and the exhaust air temperature sometimes reaches approximately 800℃ under the high-speed rotation.
After-idling is a must for a sport car and/or tuned car. “Compact and high efficiency turbocharger” is also exposed to severe environment like a boost-up tuned turbocharged vehicle.
HKS Turbo Timer Push Start Type-0 is different from a conventional turbo timer; controlling CPU managing Body CPU enables this product available for those vehicles equipped with compact and high efficiency turbochargers and push-start ignition.
- Management of Battery Environment
In addition to basic turbo timer functions, "Battery voltage display" function manages a battery for a vehicle that is facing severe environment with a light-weighted and downsized battery for better fuel efficiency.
- Convenient Improvement by New Automatic Door Lock Function
When using a conventional turbo timer, the door must be locked using a mechanical key during after-idling, but with HKS Turbo Timer Push Start Type-0, the timer controls the door lock. This function enables a user to leave the car with the A/C working even after locking the door.
- Flexible Installation by Separated Units
The separated compact display unit and control unit increase a degree of freedom for installation. The control unit is a black-based flat acrylic panel that is matched with the appearance of a stock cockpit.
- Handbrake Sensor Safety Circuit to Ensure Safety
Sensing the handbrake's condition prevents the vehicle from moving while Turbo Timer is working.
- Timer Function:
Manual 1 & 2 Mode (enables to set the after-idling time.) Set time: 0～10mins (at the interval of 10 sec)
- Battery Voltage Indicator:
Indication of the battery voltage, peak value, and warning function's ON/OFF status.
- Automatic Door Lock Function:
The door is locked by Turbo Timer since the key-lock does not function during after-idling. This function is optional. Set time: 1~10 sec. (at the interval of 1 sec.)
- Back light color
Red color text
- The factory security system will not be activated after the after-idling.
- The automatic door lock function is to lock the door by Turbo Timer since the door cannot be locked by a key during the after-idling.
On the steering wheel.
2. Type 0
Same physical dimensions and functions as "Push Start - Type 0" listed above.
3. Type 1
Slim and separate design of simple function turbo timer
- Easy installation by separate units design
Even for vehicles that have no space for installation of Turbo Timer, separate type can be easily installed because of the thin design.
- The same design concept as the latest HKS electric devices
The same design concept as EVC and A/F Knock Amp. and the system layout (separate type).
- Hand brake detection safety circuit
The hand brake detection function prevents accident while Turbo Timer is working.