Question about 1995-1997 Chevy Suburban Ignition Starter Alarm switch

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Installing a new radio

I removed my stocked radio, from my 2001 Suburban, and connected the power connects and the radio turns. But the rest of the wires color code doesn't match the manual. I may have messed things up by removing the wire harness.
I know the radio works because I connected the radio speaker wires to a small house speaker and I got sound, but when I connect the radio speaker wires the the car I get no sound.
The wires I have left are:
2- light freen
2-dark green
3-brown
1-purple
1-blue
1-tan
1-green/white
1-gray
Can anyone help me out, I would extremely appreciate it. Thanks

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First of all u need a test light hook one end to ground check for positive power with the other end of the test light. One of the wires comming from the vehicle will show power with ignition on and light switch on this is dimmer wire for speaker location get a nine volt battery put two wires to it {not your power or ground wires} you should hear a buzzing noise this would tell you speaker location .

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