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  1. System Design: Help Me Choose Equipment For My Car
    Hi, I've been getting more into car audio lately and I am trying to do the head unit and amp in my current system. I am trying to figure out how to reasonably power all of my speakers, and I'm not sure what the practice/standard is for this situation. Right now the head unit and amp are both...
  2. Car Audio Classifieds
    ITEM BRAND & MODEL #: Eclipse - PA4212 2/1 Channel Amp CONDITION: 9/10 well cared for, not all beat up PRICE: $140 obo - would also be willing to trade, what do you have? SHIPPING: Split it / Neg. ADDITIONAL INFORMATION: I have 3 of these amps, they are all in the same condition...
  3. General Car Audio Discussion
    We all know this post lol, the imbecile looking for how to wire a speaker. I install speakers for some friends and a little cash as a side job. The problem in this post is as follows: stock system wires for a 2 ohm dvc sub, buddy suplies 4 ohm svc, I automatically inform him, it will work, but...
  4. General Car Audio Discussion
    I have a Clarion XC6140 and a Wolfram o-2400.1d amp. I bought both for roughly $200 + tax each. The Wolfram I ordered a while back, and phoned to cancel the order shortly after.. but I ended up getting it on my doorstep yesterday anyways, so now I have both these amps. I guess I'll be...
  5. System Design: Help Me Choose Equipment For My Car
    I will be running the Dynaudio Esotec 362 and I heard that they are power hungry. I have an Alpine PDX F6 and i was wondering what would be the best configuration for this system. The PDX inputs come from an Alpine PDX 0850s DSP. The 362 is going to be in the front doors/dash/pillars and there...
  6. System Design: Help Me Choose Equipment For My Car
    I have a Hifonics BG-1300 Brutus Monoblock Super D Class Amplifier 1300Watts. 1ohm - 1 channel × 1,300 watts ; 2ohms - 1 channel × 650 watts; 4 ohms - channel × 325 watts... Which subwoofer will be the best fit the amplifier 15" American Bass DX-15 1000W SVC 4ohm or An 15" AudioPipe TSPP2...
  7. General Car Audio Discussion
    Hey everyone, Wasn't sure where to post this, hope this is okay. I've done a decent amount of installations (upgraded the head unit, front speakers, and installed a sub on my previous car), but have run into an issue I can't seem to fix. I just recently got a different car and wanted to switch...
  8. Car Audio Classifieds
    Diesel Audio NSH 2-1100 Car amp. Condition is "Used". Had this amp since 2012 used it for a couple years running 750rms doors then sold the vehicle and put the amp in storage ever since. its a solid work work has both a HPF and LPF and high rms great for mids and highs but can also run as a mono.
  9. General Car Audio Discussion
    Hi everyone, this is my first time messing around with speakers and stereo systems. I just bought a new car but it was the cheapest version and the audio truly makes me want to cry. I’ve bought some speakers that were recommended to me, the person who recommended them had previously installed...
  10. General Car Audio Discussion
    Hello guys, yet another question from a newbie just looking to get some advice on which amp is better, the forum is alway a great help!! I’m looking to get an amp to power my front component speakers at 80w rms with passive crossovers but also I want it to have plenty extra power so I have...
  11. General Car Audio Discussion
    Recently bought a 2012 Subaru Impreza WRX for my winter car. Bought an amp, deck, and sub and had a local stereo shop install it. Right as i left after installation was complete, i hit a small bump and the sub shut off, i hit another bump and the sub came back on, then randomly shuts off. It...
  12. Car Audio Classifieds
    SOLD I purchased this amplifier for a car project that isn't going to be completed any time soon, was hoping to keep this, but I could use the funds to pay some bills this month. Glass is intact and superb shape. The amp measures: 2.75" High, 18.5" Wide, 12" Deep Original List Price: $1,300...
  13. System Design: Help Me Choose Equipment For My Car
    Hi, sorry if this has an obvious answer. my car (2005 skoda octavia combi) has a real big issue with the audio system. The original stereo broke so I replaced it with a cheap one with reverse camera. (pni clementine 9545). It sounds terrible (i think clipping), but I found this out only after...
  14. DIY Music Forum
    when I was hooking up my amp every time I’ll try to buy the red power wire into the amp it will make a big spark and the fuse will blow so I took the fuse out and put the power cord in then try the fuse but the fuse will blow. Please help!!!!!
  15. Technical & Advanced Car Audio Discussion
    Hi all, In the process of installing Hertz D4 Amp into my car using the High Pass option as the OEM headunit doesnt have RCA. The manual says i don't need to use the remote switch but without it, it wont turn on. And so I've connected the cigarette lighter, and its now turning on. But, it...
  16. Technical & Advanced Car Audio Discussion
    Little bit about my most recent set up first, then about what I've changed. For about a year now I've had an xtrons touchscreen hu, factory bose speakers, 2 comp r 12s 500rms each powered by a 600rms kicker mono amp. All sounded fine even though I know the subs were underpowered. Month ago I...
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  18. DIY Home & Pro Audio
    So I have this audiopipe txx-db2 12" 1500 watt peak. I have a boss 1100 watt monoblock amp. How should I wire this for best sound?
  19. General Car Audio Discussion
    So I have this idea that most true eletriction would say bad idea but here is the thing I'm thinking. I have 3 capacitors connected to my system. (Sorry don't know sizes) but with them connected my lights don't flicker. When NOT connected my music sounds better. So here is the idea/question ...
  20. Technical & Advanced Car Audio Discussion
    So I was running a cheap Sony amp to my evl12 in the box that was made for the speaker. I upgraded all the wiring to 1/0 and I have a 3.5 farad cap. The old amp pushed this sub so hard at 8ohms. I'm running it at 1ohm now. Its sounds great until you start getting up in the volume. It seems to...
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