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I installed a Kenwood mp245in my 92 TC and it sounds like **** using factory amp. Proper wire harnesses were used but yet blah! So now I want to bypass amp but still use exsisting speaker wires, I noticed they all go into amp and out of amp. Can I cut power off from amp then splice speaker wires together matching color to color? I want to try to avoid direct wiring and have to but hundreds of feet speaker wires! Plus without the wire harness I wouldn't know antenna and power antenna motor wire

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  • y9e3s7 Oct 13, 2010

    Am I able to pull out the input and output harness from factory amp in 1992 Lincoln, aluminum one not sub for this one didn't come with sub, and connect color code match , and also disconnect power supply to amp? I want to be able to use existing speaker wires and main power supply to radio ? Just do not want amp that came with car. If this is possible what are color wire codes from amp that I need to snip

  • y9e3s7 Oct 15, 2010

    Very helpful, I have one more question but cannot afford to ask .

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Yes you can bypass the amp. You can find out which wire is which by going to installer.com or the12volt.com
Those are sweet sites showing you all the factory radio wires in your car.

There should be a fuse for the amp you can pull. Otherwise just cut the powre wire. You can always use that power wire later on if you go with an aftermarket amp.

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Here is a site that has the pdf / schematic that may assist you if you direct wire
your system.
http://www.eserviceinfo.com/index.php?what=search2
I do not ever recommend rewiring any thing electronic to something it was not designed for. You may overload the battery to your vehicle and or ground out the whole system if not properly wire. Most manufacturers have engineered their unit to specific tolerances and to modify them may cause harm to other electronics.

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