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  1. How to diagnose issue with sub cutting out?

    General Car Audio Discussion
    Hi everyone, My nephew had a sub, amp, and head unit installed by a local car audio shop at the first of the year. His sub quit working completely a few months ago and he asked if I would look at it. I had limited time and no multi-meter, but I could see that the amp was turning on without...
  2. Help me find the right amplifier

    System Design: Help Me Choose Equipment For My Car
    Hey guys I am new here just passed my drivers license and I need help picking my sound system. I bought my first car and one of my parents bought me this subwoofer box - auna Boomcase X8 Passive Car Subwoofer I have tried looking for it myself and I been googleing the past week and stil don't...
  3. Alpine DVA-9965 Sub Out Question

    Technical & Advanced Car Audio Discussion
    Hi all, I spent a while searching before making this post but could not find the answer. So please forgive me if this has already been addressed. I have a DVA-9965 HU. It has 2 RCA sub outs which according to the owner's manual are L & R. I will be using a PDX-4.150 amp in 3 channel mode to...
  4. Any JL w6 v1 experts?

    Old School Car Audio Discussion
    Hi guys... I have a JL audio w6 that came from a friend. It looked great, no repair sign, sounding low clean and great, but something surprised me when i google JL w6. Mine had a rubber surround :o :o Is there any JL W6V1 with rubber surround that came from the JL factory? Even the W6AE that...
  5. SQ Sub route need some advice!!

    System Design: Help Me Choose Equipment For My Car
    So im finally looking to get some sq subs and get rid of my ssa dcon, shes a beast but im in the trying mood. Im looking to do 2 10's i have some ideas but would like some input on what to do and what some good sq subs would be for this setup. Right now i am looking at two different options; 2...
  6. 97 F150 ext cab setup help

    System Design: Help Me Choose Equipment For My Car
    hey everyone i have a $1500 approx limit for a new setup for my truck. if anyone wants to throw some ideas at me that would be greatly appreciated! i plan on getting 2 subs in a stealth box under the back seats probably 2 amps, comp speakers, tweeters, new in-dash touchscreen, basically a whole...
  7. Need help picking a SQL sub.

    System Design: Help Me Choose Equipment For My Car
    OK so I need a sub to par up with my amp. I have a RF Prime 1000d. I want to run it 4ohms at 500rms. My budget is around $150. I'll be buying it online. I want a 10. I want a SQ sub but still want it to hit hard. I will be building a sealed box to optimum spec according to the manual. It will be...
  8. J&L W6 burned Billet

    DIYMA - SPL Forum
    Anyone have information about impedance-drops in subwoofers burning out amps. Tru-Billet 4.100 with bridged C and D channels took a burn from a J&L W6, and I'm looking to learn more about the issue. Relative n00b, but slowly accumulating data. directions to links to relevant pages appreciated...
  9. Need more effiient 10's or 12

    General Car Audio Discussion
    I'm trying to get a little better quality but also use a bit less power. I have anywhere from 800-1200, 1200 being 2ohm load. I have 1200 now running 2 Alpine Type R's, 10" but they seem real power hungry. I'd like to put less watts into a speaker or speakers and get more base. I could also...
  10. Jeep Build Help

    Fabrication, Tools & Tricks of the trade
    Hello, I currently have a 04 jeep wrangler unlimited, now i created an ok fiberglass enclosure with the help of my father, yet he just happened to drill holed threw the box where the sub sits so now it sound terrible, my subwoofer is the alpine swr-1042d, my question is if anyone would know...
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