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Would the voltage meter even get a reading if the ground wasn't working too?
If you're connecting the black wire from the voltmeter to a good ground, then yes, it would. My point was that perhaps you're not grounding those new radios properly.

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Well I'm connecting the voltage meter and the old radio to the exact same ground wire I'm using for the newer radios. I suppose the ground wire could have some sort of issue with only newer radios, but the first radio I connected before the fuse blew turned on.
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