Thanks Jaime, I figured out those speaker connectors behind the radio are indeed the rear speaker connectors, so I can use jumpers through the fader connector for the front speaker (+) signal, now I need to figure out the (-) signal.
-- Max Dillon Charleston SC '87 300TD '95 E300 On June 19, 2015 7:46:12 PM EDT, Jaime Kopchinski via Mercedes <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote: >Hi Meade, >You can easily bypass the fader switch... In earlier cars (which I'm >familiar with) the fader switch wiring harness has connections to the >rear >speakers in the center console. If you work with the wire, you can >stretch >them up to the radio. No need to run new wires to the rear. I run new >wiring to the fronts, since the factory wiring is part of the factory >fader >harness. Normally I do this with out cutting anything (I have lots of >the >male factory speaker connectors, and access to the original crimp tool >for >them) so I can return the car to original. > >The original style speaker connectors are labeled + and - if you look >very >carefully at the plastic pieces. > >Good luck! >Jaime > > _______________________________________ http://www.okiebenz.com To search list archives http://www.okiebenz.com/archive/ To Unsubscribe or change delivery options go to: http://mail.okiebenz.com/mailman/listinfo/mercedes_okiebenz.com