Radio delete.

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Cwmick74

n00b
May 11, 2020
3
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Does a car with factory radio delete have all the wiring for a stereo?
Thanks.
 
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PBGBodyFan

Master Mechanic
Mar 3, 2009
453
93
Wisconsin
The dash harness wouldn't be different so the power leads should be there. The speaker wiring probably not as I don't think radio delete cars would get speakers, maybe the dash but I highly doubt any rear speakers. I had a 87' Monte SS parts car which was a factory radio delete car(UL5 RPO code), had an older stock style radio in place (forget the brand, but not Delco) and the rear speaker wiring looked like GM wiring but the colors were a little different, guessing it was added later. Had different than stock but stock style rear speakers as well.
 
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Cwmick74

n00b
May 11, 2020
3
1
The dash harness wouldn't be different so the power leads should be there. The speaker wiring probably not as I don't think radio delete cars would get speakers, maybe the dash but I highly doubt any rear speakers. I had a 87' Monte SS parts car which was a factory radio delete car(UL5 RPO code), had an older stock style radio in place (forget the brand, but not Delco) and the rear speaker wiring looked like GM wiring but the colors were a little different, guessing it was added later. Had different than stock but stock style rear speakers as well.
Is it difficult to add a stereo to a factory delete car?
 
83StreetMachine

83StreetMachine

Greasemonkey
Dec 16, 2011
212
63
Central NJ
Not at all.

The leads/connectors will still be in the dash harness. But you won't have any speaker wiring.

I believe I actually have a factory speaker wire harness from one of my many part outs.

I'll check for you.
 

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