Either the wirings wrong or the head unit is a dud. Any suggestions on how i might go about testing both scenarios? I have a multimeter around here somewhere, what leads should I be testing?
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rassnor: Cheers everyone for all the advice, after some fiddling I managed to get power to the head unit. The wire for the ignition switching doesn't appear to work,