Whether your an expert Chevrolet Malibu mobile electronics installer, Chevrolet Malibu fanatic, or a novice Chevrolet Malibu enthusiast with a 1978 Chevrolet Malibu, a car stereo wiring diagram can save yourself a lot of time. Automotive wiring in a 1978 Chevrolet Malibu vehicles are becoming increasing more difficult to identify due to the installation of more advanced factory oem electronics.
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1978 Chevrolet Malibu Car Audio Wire Color Codes
Car Radio Battery Constant 12V+ Wire: Orange
Car Radio Accessory Switched 12V+ Wire: Yellow
Car Radio Ground Wire: Black
Car Radio Illumination Wire: Gray
Car Radio Dimmer Wire: Brown
Car Radio Antenna Trigger Wire: Pink
Car Radio Amp Trigger Wire: N/A
Car Stereo Amplifier Location: N/A
Car Audio Front Tweeter Size: N/A
Car Audio Front Tweeter Depth: N/A
Car Audio Front Tweeter Location: N/A
Left Front Speaker Positive Wire (+): Tan
Left Front Speaker Negative Wire (-): Gray
Right Front Speaker Positive Wire (+): Light Green
Right Front Speaker Negative Wire (-): Dark Green
Car Audio Front Speakers Size: 3 1/2″ Speakers
Car Audio Front Speakers Depth: 2″
Car Audio Front Speakers Location: N/A
Left Rear Speaker Positive Wire (+): Brown
Left Rear Speaker Negative Wire (-): Yellow
Right Rear Speaker Positive Wire (+): Dark Blue
Right Rear Speaker Negative Wire (-): Light Blue
Car Audio Rear Speakers Size: 6″ x 9″ Speakers
Car Audio Rear Speakers Depth: 2 1/5″
Car Audio Rear Speakers Location: N/A
Car Subwoofer Speaker Positive Wire (+): N/A
Car Subwoofer Speaker Negative Wire (-): N/A
Car Subwoofer Speaker Size: N/A
Car Subwoofer Speaker Depth: N/A
Car Subwoofer Speaker Location: N/A
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