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vikingmeatwad

Stereo not powering up

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Bought a boat and I want to fix the stereo but I'm stuck.

Fuse is good but no power going to the stereo when I check the power wires.

Tried every switch in the boat and I am having a hard time tracing the wires as it is a glass boat (Stratos 386xf)

Let me know if any ideas. Thanks!

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Could there be multiple fuses? Check for an inline fuse, fuse block, fuse at the back of the stereo, etc.

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I only found the inline fuse past the wiring adapter. I checked for power at the adapter and found nothing.

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Does your boat have a fuse block? I assume it does. There should be a fuse for the stereo in there. If not, there should be an inline fuse at the battery for the stereo.

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try hooking the radio direct to the battery see if it works

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Thanks to all for the input, I will check the inline fuse again and try to chase the wires to see where it leads.

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