When I plug my dash cam power line or cell phone charger into the charging port located in the console/armrest, devices continue to run/charge when the ignition is shut off. While this may be a deliberate design feature, I'm concerned the battery will totally discharge if I forget to unplug either of these devices. (The charging ports in my later model Toyota deactivate when the ignition is shut off.)
Is there a way to re-wire the ports, perhaps at the fuse box, to ensure they shut off when the ignition is turned off?
I appreciate any knowledgeable input. Thanks.
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