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Car Door Speakers wont work after installing new Stereo

I just bought a new Sony Xplod headunit stereo and
i have a 1998 Ford Explorer.
The new stereo works with all the (outside)speakers i hook it up with
but when I try my stock speakers no sound!! and I used the EQ to see
if it there was sound from at least one side and nothing!.
Then I put my stock radio back and the speakers work fine, I had
a friend tell me that theres is a wire that needs to be plugged in into
a blue wire from my new stereo but i dont know which it is.
PLease help me and thank you!! I was told this.....
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U have a Factory audio auxiliary amp in the truck, the radio is just a head unit with a preamp feeding a main amp, that is behind the right rear 1/4 panel trim panel in the cargo area, if your new sound unit has preamp outputs use them, other wise u must wire around the Ford factory amplifier" I found the factory audio aux and yes my new stereo does have preamp outputs....but How do I fix the sound problem? I want my door speakers to work plz and thank you

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Check you Fade and Balance,sometime the ground is used for two speakers sometimes a ground is used more then once will cause your problem ........Good luck......

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