Name those wires


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HillVR
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Name those wires

Postby HillVR » Mon Sep 05, 2011 7:52 pm



I have a 93 Aspencade that I bought used. In the left hand glove box there are two wires with mini-jack ends on the and about 6 feet of wire each. I have speakers in the rear and a silver knob on the dash that was added. Does anyone know what these are? I was wondering if they were for a comm system or I-Pod hookup. Any help would be greatly appriciated. Thanks, Vern



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Re: Name those wires

Postby landisr » Tue Sep 06, 2011 10:12 am

The silver knob is the fader switch that came with the aftermarket rear speaker kit. It is a plug-and-play installation, that is, no splicing or other wiring was required. Sorry, but I can't help with the mini-jacks, other than what you are surmising, ie optional stereo inputs.

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Re: Name those wires

Postby Gordwing » Fri Feb 03, 2012 12:13 pm

Could be for external speakers like computer speakers to bring to the beach

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Re: Name those wires

Postby cbx4evr » Fri Feb 03, 2012 4:40 pm

Those wires with the mini jacks were added by a previous owner. What is the other end connected too?


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