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Wiring aftermarket stereo

I bought a Jensen aftermarket Stereo/CD/MP3 Player model# JSN UMP401
I bought a wiring adapter kit for the 89 Dodge Spirit. I cannot figure out what I have done wrong, but I cannot get it to come on. I have checked all the fuses and whatnot that relate to the radio in the car. Im losing hope in this old junker. thank goodness its not my car lol.
any help to my problem, would be greatly appreciated!!
-Drewski

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  • Drewski83 Sep 09, 2008

    turns out the old *** 89 Dodge didnt have real ground wire, had to run ground from new stereo to chasis and presto. all good now. thanks for everything!

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You have all the necessary power wires attached where required?

Posted on Sep 09, 2008

  • Mike Butler
    Mike Butler Sep 09, 2008

    Ah yes! I believe chrysler referred to that as the floating ground system.

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