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Wiring is correct, but the cd player itself will not turn on.

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First thing to do is check whether there is power getting to the unit. First unplug the unit and use a test light to ensure the unit is getting 12v on both accessory and constant, if the power is not coming through either of these the unit will not work. If there is no power on one of these wires proceed to check both your audio fuses both in-car and under bonnet if blown replace and check unit. If unit still not working check the fuse in the rear of the unit. If the unit still fails to turn on return it to the place of purchase and get it checked.
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