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Unread 02-05-2014, 05:38 PM   #1
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Kenwood radio not working

After my dead battery ordeal my Kenwood radio stopped working. I know this really isn't Jeep related, but I thought I'd give it a shot. I pulled the radio out, checked wires even unplugged them and plugged them back I'm, replaced the fuse on the radio and nothing. I still have my stock radio so I plugged that in and it works fine.

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Unread 02-05-2014, 07:12 PM   #2
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Try the fuse that actually powers the radio.
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Unread 02-05-2014, 07:14 PM   #3
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Try the fuse that actually powers the radio.
Why would my stock one work though?
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Unread 02-05-2014, 07:17 PM   #4
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I'm not sure but check fuse #30.
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Unread 02-05-2014, 07:41 PM   #5
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I'm going to take it into my auto class so I can do it in the warmth tomorrow
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Unread 02-05-2014, 10:37 PM   #6
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Shouldn't there be a fuse on the head unit itself? Not on the jeep, but on the head unit. Have you tried that one?
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Unread 02-05-2014, 11:09 PM   #7
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Does the Kenwood light up at all, and just not play? What model is it? Some had an anti theft feature that required a type of code be used to re-activate it.
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Unread 02-06-2014, 05:51 AM   #8
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Shouldn't there be a fuse on the head unit itself? Not on the jeep, but on the head unit. Have you tried that one?
Yeah already tried changing that
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Unread 02-06-2014, 05:52 AM   #9
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Does the Kenwood light up at all, and just not play? What model is it? Some had an anti theft feature that required a type of code be used to re-activate it.
It is not even lighting up. I tried taking the faceplate off and on a few times also no luck
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Unread 02-06-2014, 08:09 AM   #10
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Some have an internal fuse, if not then you might have shorted it out. Good luck and keep us updated just incase we run into the same problem.
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Unread 02-06-2014, 08:23 AM   #11
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Will do, taking a look at it today in shop so we will see
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Unread 02-06-2014, 11:08 AM   #12
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Still could not get it to work. Checked fuse #30, wasn't blown but I replaced it anyway still nothing. I think I shorted it when I jump started my car..
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Unread 02-06-2014, 12:57 PM   #13
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Check all your wiring again.
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Unread 02-06-2014, 01:19 PM   #14
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Kenwood doesnt Work, they Are kitchen tools to me, lol
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Unread 02-06-2014, 02:59 PM   #15
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All wiring is soldered, everything is connected
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