Took out radio, cut wires that go into wire harness haven't installed new radio yet. It wont let me roll windows up or start engine.

Asked by Jun 26, 2015 at 02:43 PM about the 1999 GMC Jimmy 4 Dr SL 4WD SUV

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

4 Answers

These will go full screen I have been looking at a dozen schematics trying to find the 'connection' between radio harness and engine starting, didn't even try to get in to windows. When you start cutting wires, especially looms and harness, you can expect trouble. Start looking at fuses. One by one. Now here is one

1 of 1 people found this helpful.

And the only other that even begins to make sense is this one

1 of 1 people found this helpful.

.

19,745

That wire is just the constant power that keeps memory in the radio. In hindsight they make conversion harnesses that just plug in so you don't have to cut out things. Here is a thought, you working in the truck maybe with the door open/interior lights on wouldn't have happened to drain your battery?

Your Answer

Jimmy

Looking for a Used Jimmy in your area?

CarGurus has 199 nationwide Jimmy listings starting at $2,495.

ZIP:

GMC Jimmy Experts

  • #1
    Andrew Olsen
    Reputation
    310
  • #2
    1oldman
    Reputation
    270
  • #2
    tennisshoes
    Reputation
    270
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used Chevrolet Blazer
3 Great Deals out of 933 listings starting at $950
Used GMC Sierra 1500
1,143 Great Deals out of 65,575 listings starting at $1,750
Used GMC Yukon
592 Great Deals out of 22,301 listings starting at $2,500
Used Chevrolet S-10
12 Great Deals out of 1,207 listings starting at $1,550
Used GMC Sonoma
6 Great Deals out of 403 listings starting at $2,150
Used Chevrolet Silverado 1500
2,427 Great Deals out of 174,057 listings starting at $699
Used Ford Explorer
1,063 Great Deals out of 70,904 listings starting at $1,000
Used GMC Envoy
43 Great Deals out of 2,028 listings starting at $1,900
Used Chevrolet Tahoe
788 Great Deals out of 42,151 listings starting at $1,980
Used Toyota Tacoma
668 Great Deals out of 46,336 listings starting at $2,700
Used Chevrolet Camaro
460 Great Deals out of 31,537 listings starting at $3,550
Used GMC Savana
4 Great Deals out of 1,115 listings starting at $7,300

Content submitted by Users is not endorsed by CarGurus, does not express the opinions of CarGurus, and should not be considered reviewed, screened, or approved by CarGurus. Please refer to CarGurus Terms of Use.