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No radio will work in my car: Light just come on that it not even on the screen.

I took out my stock car radio and put in a after market one and it didnt work so i tried putting my stock radio back in and it wouldnt work, all that happens is the lights come and that it, but not on the screen and i checked my fuses too.

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  • emma'n'ant May 11, 2010

    are you using connection loomes or stripped wires?

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    blueextc3221 May 11, 2010

    Theres more than 1 fuse for the radio in most newer cars.

    One for the ignition (switched power) and 1 for constant power (memory)

    Check your owners manual for the location of BOTH fuses.

    Sounds as if you are installing a radio with a factory amplifier. If that is the case - the amplifier would have recieved a signal from your radio and blown its fuse as well.

    If your vehicle has a factory amplifier - it will need to be bypassed to operate properly. Reply with a make/model/yr, and i can help you further.

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If you've used the loome plugged into the car check that the wires line up and the car has enough wires most new head units have 6 wires while most older cars only have 5 therefore you need to bypass the stereos ignition wire by joining it to the live wire and reconnecting all other wires as they would on the loome

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