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I bought a power antenna for a 1985 corvette, model

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I bought a power antenna for a 1985 corvette, model 44-pw530. on this model there 3 wires. my car has 4 wires counting the ground. 1 wire is blue 1 is red and a groud wire. the problem is the colors are not the same on the car.

Mechanic's Assistant: What's the make/model of your device? How old is it?

Sonic model 44-pw530 it is new.

Mechanic's Assistant: How long has this been going on? What troubleshooting have you tried?

I'm in the process of installing

Mechanic's Assistant: Anything else you want the Electronics Expert to know before I connect you?

I would like to know how to wire the anteena to my car and the correct wireing sequence.

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