2000 Rover 45 ie Putting in radio

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dangerfield

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Problem added: Mar 31, 2012 (8 years ago)
Hi just bought a rover 45 x reg. there was no radio in the car when I bought it.I have connected the earth lead to the radio {black} and the power lead to the radio {red/yellow}. the power button does not turn the radio on but it comes on when you push the cd reject button the cd comes out then turns off. the radio has come out of my old car so I know that it is working fine.can anyone help please

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Car: Rover 45
Variant: ie
Model Year: 2000
Category: Leaks & Noises

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Timshutt
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Aug 13, 2012 (7 years ago)
I would of thought there will be two live wires a permanent and a switched ( Both should be fused) the switched (has no switch on, its on ignition) may be a yellow wire (thicker than the speaker wires
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