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Sounds like you have a short, check fuses. Did you buy a fitting adapter for the new radio to the factory wiring harness? It's the easiest way. If your hard wired the new radio in, check the wiring.
Posted on Mar 24, 2014
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Posted on Jan 02, 2017
SOURCE: original radio wiring harness
Google Volvo wiring diagram. They are available free. The diagram shows the wire location and colors. Otherwise, run a continuity test with a simple meter to discover a connection with some resistance between a pair of wires. If you here a click or two, from the speakers, you have found the right pair. Continue and label the pairs left, right, front,rear, until all are identified. Then reconnect. A pain but not rocket science.
Posted on Nov 29, 2008
i have a 2002 ford escape and i bought a double din radio and it did not fit and found out it is actually a din and 3/4 with out serious mods (cutting a bigger hole in dash) double din wont fit i bought a single din stereo and a din a 3/4 dash kit works fine
Posted on Jun 17, 2009
sounds like its wired up wrong, remove the radio unplug the connector and remove the radio, then check all your fuses must have blown one when radio was installed, after that charge battery and with radio removed see if battery goes dead, if not recheck wiring to radio, common problem with vw aftermarket radio,they are installed wrong,good luck,
Posted on Nov 16, 2009
should be a feed 12v permanent and a 12v feed from the ignition switch it must have these two wires ,so use a multi meter and find them
Posted on Jan 09, 2010
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