HOW DO I GET MY CAR TO RUN AGAIN?

  • Tiny
  • drewfritz
  • 1992 Lincoln Town Car

Disconnected factory car stereo to install another stereo and now my car won't start. I think there was some sort of anti-theft device hooked to car stereo. What can I do? Cause I'm currently stranded.

Saturday, May 5th, 2012 AT 2:06 AM

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  • ASEMaster6371
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Did you try putting your original radio back in?
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Saturday, May 5th, 2012 AT 2:08 AM
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  • drewfritz
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Already cut wires. Do you know which wire needs to be connected?

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Saturday, May 5th, 2012 AT 2:38 AM
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No, I need you to tell me the wires, the colors that you cut.

You may have blown a fuse. Start there first.

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Saturday, May 5th, 2012 AT 2:40 AM
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  • drewfritz
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Radio had to wire harnesses connected to the back. Which one do you need? (Am/fm Cassette)

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Saturday, May 5th, 2012 AT 2:52 AM
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The original harness to the radio

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Saturday, May 5th, 2012 AT 2:57 AM
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There were two connected to the back of the radio.

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Saturday, May 5th, 2012 AT 3:09 AM
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2? What colors?

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Saturday, May 5th, 2012 AT 3:22 AM
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A small square harness and a long thin harness.

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Saturday, May 5th, 2012 AT 3:23 AM
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Ok, once again, what are the colors?

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Saturday, May 5th, 2012 AT 3:25 AM
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One has 7 wires and the other has 9 wires. The seven wires are: white with lt blue stripe, white with purple stripe, brown, blue, gray with red stripe, orange with yellow stripe and a black wire. These are on the one harness. Does that help?

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Saturday, May 5th, 2012 AT 3:28 AM

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