1996 Buick Skylark Car Radio Wiring Diagram

Whether your an expert Buick mobile electronics installer or a novice Buick enthusiast with a 1996 Buick Skylark, a Buick car stereo wiring diagram can save yourself a lot of time. Automotive wiring in Buick vehicles are becoming increasing more difficult to identify due to the installation of more advanced factory electronics. One of the most time consuming tasks with installing an after market car stereo, car radio, car speakers, car subwoofer, car amplifier, mobile amp, car amplifier, mp3 player, ipod, tweeters, crossovers, audio equalizer, satellite radio or any car audio electronics is identifying the correct color car audio wires for a 1996 Buick Skylark.

The Modified Life staff has taken all its Buick car radio wiring diagrams, Buick car audio wiring diagrams, Buick car stereo wiring diagrams, Buick car radio wiring schematics, Buick car wiring diagrams and cataloged them online. Our automotive wiring diagrams allow you to enjoy your new mobile electronics rather than spend the whole weekend trying to figure out which wires goes where.

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1996 Buick Skylark Car Radio Stereo Wiring Diagram

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 Stereo Dimmer Wire: Brown
Car Stereo Antenna Trigger: N/A
Car Stereo Amp Trigger Wire: N/A
Car Stereo Amplifier Location: N/A
Car Audio Front Speakers Size: N/A
Car Audio Front Speakers 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 Rear Speakers Size: N/A
Car Audio Rear 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


  • Reply Lenny November 1, 2008 at 7:05 pm

    Follow this wiring and is perfect! Thanks

  • Reply ModifiedLife November 4, 2008 at 6:15 pm

    Lenny, we’re glad we could help you with your car stereo wiring diagram needs.

  • Reply michael white August 12, 2009 at 11:49 am

    do i connect the constant and the memory 12v+ to the same wire ,,,,can anybody tell me how to hook up a sony cdx c580 cd player in a 96 skylark the correct way

  • Reply ModifiedLife August 24, 2009 at 7:44 pm

    Michael, connect the constant wire on your sony radio to the orange wire on your vehicle and connect the switched wire on your sony stereo to the yellow wire on your vehicle. Hope this helps. Good luck with your 1996 Buick Skylark radio installation.

  • Reply Jerry June 17, 2013 at 8:06 pm

    Put a stereo in my daughters 1996 Buick Skylark. It would have been impossible if you guys didn’t post this. THANKS

  • Reply ModifiedLife June 27, 2013 at 1:54 am

    Jerry, we are happy we could help you with your 1996 Buick Skylark radio wire guide needs.

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