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#1 (permalink) Old 06-03-2010, 06:54 AM
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Ok so i pulled out my old radio (Factory) and put in a new Sony

Problems i need help on please

i know Red wire and black wire are live (always on) and negative

i cant find the wire on the old harness which i have not cut for the accs and when you turn on the car

any one have a wire diagram for this car to make life easy also would a Kia spectra harness fit this plug to save me cutting the harness seen at super cheap for $25 or if not any one on the Gold Coast have a spare one for sale


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If you can hang until Monday, I might be able to pull up a schematic for you at work.
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Ok now installed the 12volt forums have a diagram and by the way it is the green wire for ignition not red/brown lol
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I might upgrade the radio too and going with a harness when I do.

Think about changing the speakers too if your new radio is a lot more powerful. My speakers rattle now when I play a hard rock CD. I cant imagine what will happen when the watts are doubled or trippled with the radios I have looked at.

If I have the extra money I might even take it somewhere and have them do everything at once, radio, speakers and all that.
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Hi anyone know how to remove the radio from the kia sorento 2010.I am not sure how the panel trim comes of.
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