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Old 05-17-2010, 05:38 PM
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Question 97 Wrangler Sound Bar Questions??

Hey guys,
I just went out and bought a sound bar with polk audio speakers in it. Based off of what I see you plug both the speakers and dome light in with that wiring harness that is built into the sound bar... How do I know if this will work with my jeep?? I have the pre-drilled holes in my roll cage but I cant find the male end to the wiring harness. It's a 97 wrangler sport. Please Help me with this install! Thank you!
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I dont know how much help I can be here but I will try. I just put a sound bar on my rig. It had a pigtail on it as if it needed a plug but there was no wiring on my roll cage at all. Apparently some jeeps had them some didnt. If there is not a harness going up the drivers side of your cage then you will have to run wires yourself.

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My 97 has a white molex style connector on the drivers side of the bar tucked under the fabric. Pull apart the velcro fabric that wraps around the bar and the connector is underneath.
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Old 05-18-2010, 10:33 AM   #4
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Unless your '97 came with a factory rear sound bar, there is no rear speaker wiring at all. You'll have to add it all the way from the rear of the radio to the sound bar.
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My 97 SE didn't have squat, just like Jerry mentioned. I used that as an opportunity to use quality speaker wire.

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I got an aftermarket soundbar and had to do the wiring myself. It really only took about 30 mins with everything in the jeep being so open.
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now is the perfect time to throw in some new speakers an amp and let everyone hear what u are hearing just dont let the cops catch ya..

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