Q: My radio stopped working and I tried to replace it. I have the 12V line yellow and the red and black lines in but it won't come on.

asked by on

It is a radio I know works and I have all the power connections on why won't it cut on?

My car has 285000 miles.
My car has a manual transmission.

The statements expressed above are only for informational purposes and should be independently verified. Please see our terms of service for more details
  1. Home
  2. Questions
  3. My radio stopped working and I tried to replace it. I have the 12V line yellow and the red and black lines in but it won't come on.

Get an instant quote for your car

Our certified mechanics come to you ・Backed by 12-month, 12,000-mile guarantee・Fair and transparent pricing

Get a quote

What others are asking

Q: front display module not working,radio buttons not working. 2010 escape v6

Hello, thanks for writing in about your Ford Expedition. You should have the radio display removed and then install the fuses again to check if they will blow again. If the fuses don't blow again then the radio is shorted....

Q: Won't start, weak charge light, and is battery fully charged.

Hi there. The issue is with your battery. The battery may have the voltage, but the amperage is very low and causing the electrical system to not function properly. I recommend replacing your battery. If you need further assistance with...

Q: Car sputtering when driving.

The problem is most likely a fuel related problem like a fuel pump that works but does not produce enough pressure and a fuel filter that is clogged and needs replaced. The recommendation is to get a qualified mechanic to...

Related articles

What Causes Hoses to Leak?
While the largest part of your engine is mechanical, hydraulics plays a significant role. You’ll find fluids at work in a number of different areas. Your car's fluids include: Engine oil Transmission...
Rules of the Road For Iowa Drivers
Driving on the roads requires knowledge of the rules, many of which are based on common sense and courtesy. However, even though you know the rules in...
P2428 OBD-II Trouble Code: Exhaust Gas Temperature Too High Bank 1
P2428 code definition A P2428 trouble code signifies that the PCM has detected a problem in the exhaust gas temperature sensor circuit in bank 1, which subsequently contains the number one...