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This is probably a dumb question, but I re-installed a CR-210 (tape deck) so I could link up the CD changer. Is the radio display supposed to be backlit or not? The buttons are illuminated, but the display itself - are you supposed to be able to see it when the other instrument lights are turned on?


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If I understand the question correctly, then yes, the display is suposed to be illuminated, both with and without headlights on.

You mentioned that you re-installed the CR 210 so I assume it was there before and you are not able to recall if it was backlit before. Since they are so easy to remove, perhaps you can try to remove/disconnect it, then reconnect and install again it to see what happens, but yes, it should be backlit.


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Nuts. This particular HU is new to me and the car (whoever swapped out the original didn't give it with the car).

I may have to do as Loren recommended and checked the wiring, although it is plugged into the original harness.

Thanks for the tips.

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