Whether your an expert Volkswagen Jetta car alarm installer, Volkswagen Jetta performance fan or a novice Volkswagen Jetta enthusiast with a 1998 Volkswagen Jetta, a Eagle Talon car alarm wiring diagram can save yourself a lot of time. One of the most time consuming tasks with installing an after market car alarm, car security, car remote start, automatic remote starter, shock sensor, tilt sensor, car alarm sensor or any auto alarm is identifying the correct color car security wires for a 1998 Volkswagen Jetta headlight bulb size you need for your low beam or high beam and save time. Also, find your other car light bulb sizes including your fog light, reverse light, turn signal, brake light and more. It’s that easy!
The Modified Life staff has taken all its Volkswagen Jetta car alarm wiring diagrams, Volkswagen Jetta car security wiring diagrams, Volkswagen Jetta car alarm wire diagrams, Volkswagen Jetta car security wiring schematics, Volkswagen Jetta car security diagrams, Volkswagen Jetta remote starter wiring diagrams and cataloged them online for our visitors to use for free. Our automotive wiring diagrams allow you to enjoy your new auto security electronics rather than spend countless hours trying to figure out which wires goes where.
Feel free to use any Volkswagen Jetta auto alarm wiring diagram that is listed on Modified Life but keep in mind that all information here is provided as-is without any warranty of any kind and most of the auto security wiring diagrams listed on our enthusiast website are submitted by the Modified Life community. Use of the wiring information is at your own risk. Always verify all wires, wire colors and diagrams before applying any information found here to your 1998 Volkswagen Jetta.
If you have any questions pertaining to the car wiring in a 1998 Volkswagen Jetta, please feel free to post it at the bottom of this page and either we will do our best to find you the information you need or hopefully someone in the Modified Life community will have the information you are looking for.
Request a Car Alarm Wiring Diagram
If you can not find your car alarm wiring, car security wire diagram or auto alarm wire diagram on Modified Life, please feel free to post a car alarm wiring diagram request on this page and we will do our best to find you the diagram, schematic or information you need for your mobile security installation.
Adding More Information
If you would like to help the Modified Life community by adding a car security wire schematic, car alarm wire diagram, car remote starter wire diagram, auto remote starter wire diagram or auto security wire diagram to our resource, please feel free to post any additional car wiring information about the 1998 Volkswagen Jetta on this page.
1998 Volkswagen Jetta Auto Alarm Wiring Chart
Constant 12V+ Wire: Red
Constant 12V+ Wire Location: Ignition Switch Large Harness
Starter Wire (+): Red/Black
Starter Wire Location: Ignition Switch Harness
Second Starter Wire (+): N/A
Start Wire Location: N/A
Ignition Wire (+): Black
Ignition Wire Location: Fuse Box
Second Ignition Wire: N/A
Second Ignition Wire Location: N/A
Accessory Wire: Black/Yellow
Accessory Wire Location: Ignition Switch Harness
Second Accessory Wire: N/A
Accessory Wire Location: N/A
Key Sense Wire (+): Brown/Red
Key Sense Location: Ignition switch harness or in the radio harness.
Tachometer Wire: On the 4 cylinder model find a red/black at the coil on the firewall. The VR6 has a black/purple at the coil pack. The coil pack is located on the right side of the motor towards the front.
Tachometer Wire Location: At ignition coil on firewall.
Door Lock Wire (-): Yellow/Red or Gray
Door Lock Wire Location: Driver door harness in kick panel.
Door Unlock Wire (-): Red/Black or Green
Door Unlock Wire Location: Driver door harness in kick panel. Requires a double pulse to unlock.
Door Trigger Wire (-): Brown/White
Door Trigger Wire Location: Driver kick panel or alarm module. The alarm module is located behind the headlight switch.
Dome Supervision Wire: N/A
Dome Supervision Wire Location: N/A
Headlights Wire (-): N/A
Headlights Wire Location: N/A
Parking Light Positive Wire (+): Gray/Red, Gray/Black
Parking Light Positive Wire Location: Back of headlight switch. Hidden release tab for light switch on upper left side of switch. Use relays to isolate the switch side of parking light wires from seeing 12v, or the ignition circuit will pulse with the light flash. It is also possible to use the hazard lights. The colors are black/white and black/green, and are positive trigger. They can be found at the alarm module or steering column.
Parking Light Negative Wire (-): N/A
Parking Light Negative Wire Location: N/A
Trunk/Hatch Pin Wire (-): Gray
Trunk/Hatch Pin Wire Location: Trunk pin switch. Gray wire grounded by switch at rest. Use a relay to isolate the switch side of the trunk release wire from seeing 12 volts.
Hood Pin Wire (-): Brown/Red
Hood Pin Wire Location: Behind the fuse box.
Trunk/Hatch Release Wire (-): Gray
Trunk/Hatch Release Wire Location: Trunk release switch. Gray wire grounded by switch at rest. Use a relay to isolate the switch side of the trunk release wire from seeing 12 volts.
Factory Alarm Arm Wire: Same as lock.
Factory Alarm Arm Wire Location: N/A
Factory Alarm Disarm Wire (-): Same as unlock.
Factory Alarm Disarm Wire Location: N/A
Factory Alarm Disarm but No Unlock Wire (-): Use a unlock single pulse to disarm without unlocking.
Factory Alarm Disarm Wire Location: N/A
Horn Trigger Wire (-): Black/Yellow
Horn Trigger Wire Location: Behind the fuse box.
Brake Wire (+): Red/Black
Brake Wire Location: Brake Pedal Switch
Emergency Parking Brake Wire (+): N/A
Emergency Parking Brake Wire Location: N/A