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I tried to install an aftermarket head unit into my g6 and

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I tried to install an aftermarket head unit into my g6 and it powered on but no sound came out
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Pontiac
Expert:  john aka eaut replied 1 year ago.

di you buy a install kit or cut and splice?

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Install kit the $100 harness
Expert:  john aka eaut replied 1 year ago.

did you use the chime module also

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
To retain them or the display that would show me them
Expert:  john aka eaut replied 1 year ago.

yes

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
I have one
Expert:  john aka eaut replied 1 year ago.

and you mad good connections crimps or twists

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Crimp
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
All connections are good
Expert:  john aka eaut replied 1 year ago.

did you check the factory amp fuse

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
No I didn't. Didn't think about the monsoon amp fuse
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Is it in the fuse box in the trunk
Expert:  john aka eaut replied 1 year ago.

I believe so

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Ok so it's working but no sound still
Expert:  john aka eaut replied 1 year ago.

was the fuse bad?

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
It doesn't look bad but I'll have to buy another one tomorrow to see
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
It doesn't look bad but I'll have to buy another one tomorrow to see
Expert:  john aka eaut replied 1 year ago.

ok its getting late let me know, any sound with the factory deck or is the dash all reassembled?

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
The factory deck is back in there and it works great just when I try the new deck no sound
Expert:  john aka eaut replied 1 year ago.

you either wired it incorrect or have a bad deck

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
K thanks
Expert:  john aka eaut replied 1 year ago.

did you crimp everything?

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
All the wires to the aftermarket head unit color matching to the harness I think the turn on wire on the aftermarket the blue and white might have to go to the pink wire on the harness cuz the label said on the wire amp turn on
Expert:  john aka eaut replied 1 year ago.

that's likely it...I hope you can rate me excellent if that does not work let me know

Expert:  john aka eaut replied 1 year ago.

did that resolve your issue? hope you can rate me excellent

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