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What did they do????

I have a 96 lincoln Continental and the previous owner had a toggle switch that goes from my front dash to the JBL system in the trunk.... they took the raido out and cut the wires behind the raido... the wire that the toggle switch goes to in the trunk is a Green wire with a purple stripe... could some one tell me wat this wire is...

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This most likely was a remote ON/OFF for the amplifiers, sometimes it is easier to do than locating the remote wire on the dash unit.

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