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2005 honda element LX. Radio and aux work when key is turned

Customer Question

2005 honda element LX. Radio and aux jack work when key is turned to first position but do not work after car is started.
Submitted: 3 months ago.
Category: Honda
Expert:  Chris (aka-Moose) replied 3 months ago.

Welcome, I'm Chris (aka Moose) I prefer to work when others don't, I am here around lunch and after dinner till after midnight.working after noon till just after midnight.

  • Sorry no one has helped yet.
  • Yes, you have been charged already.
  • Yes, I am aware of the time you asked your question and time I am responding.
  • I will be online a couple more hours after this post.
  • This is not an answer to your question, just an inquiry if your still needing/wanting help. Because I believe I can help.
Customer: replied 3 months ago.
still need help
Expert:  Chris (aka-Moose) replied 3 months ago.

After starting and the radio stops, does the screen shut off and all controls are non responsive or is the sound just not working?

Customer: replied 3 months ago.
No power to radio or aux jack
Expert:  Chris (aka-Moose) replied 3 months ago.

Thanks, ***** ***** to get the radio out to check some wires. With the vehicle on and the radio dead check these wires

yellow/red power

white/red power

black ground

If the radio is getting these then the radio is to blame in this case.

If you're confused on what to do now or later. You have already been charged the full question value. It's now time to compensate the tech that helped you. The only way I can continue to work here and help customers is by getting rated. If you're not pleased yet or plan not to rate me. Let me know so I can help more, close the post, or opt out. Please let me know if you're pleased with my help.

Thanks Moose.

Expert:  Chris (aka-Moose) replied 3 months ago.

Hello again Chris here,

  • I am contacting you because the post has not been closed out/completed.
  • It appears you were not pleased with my help.
  • If more assistance is needed, reply and let me know, also let me know what it is you're needing to be pleased.
  • This post is coming up on the 7 day mark where it times out. When a post times out, that means it's no longer on my active list (you reply and I never know it.)
  • You have already paid the fees to get this question answered, and I do not want you to leave having paid for something that did not meet your wants/needs and myself not receiving a feedback selection from yourself.

Thanks Chris