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Installed pioneer stereo into mazda 626, 1993. got speakers and head unit working and radio but the arial doesnt extend. i used one of the cars wires as an earth/ground wire. should i have wire stereo ground directly to body instead as i have found some wiring info that says n/a for ground wire.

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The ground wire should be directly to the body

Posted on Jun 20, 2009

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Yes I would use a better/different ground although it's hard to find metal to ground to nowdays. You do have an antennae power wire from new deck connected to antennae too, right?

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