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I installed a aftermarket head unit in my 2002 Malibu; right now I did the fuse tap thing that came with the metra 70 - 2003 wiring harness but the head unit doesn't cut off when the car is off. Then I did some more research and seen that if I wire the accessory wire into the accessory wire of my ignition switch it would fix that problem. I would like to do that but I don't have the slightest idea where to begin with that I mean maybe if I could get the color code to the wiring harness attached to the ignition switch or even a legible wiring diagram for the harness I would be very appreciative.

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The radio accessory wire is brown at the ignition switch. If the ignition switch is to the left of the stereo, remove the stereo to access the ignition wires.

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