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12-13-2008, 03:34 PM
okay so i had an FI Q and being that i have a kicker 1000.1 which only has an on and off switch for the subsonic filter and you cant turn it down any lower.

i blew the FI twice now and im not getting it fixed
so im buying an alpine type X and throwing it in a ported box
going to use my kicker 1000.1
i have a cross over that will turn down to 40hz, but no lower.
what should i tune my box to?

12-13-2008, 03:36 PM
I vote to get a new amp..;)

12-13-2008, 03:37 PM

tune to whever you want. I bet you still blow a sub doing whatever it is you've been doing.

12-13-2008, 03:39 PM
So how did you blow it??
You didn't specify?
Apparently you turned the subsonic off and somehow found a song that hits that low?
You had your gains set crazy
or you had BB cranked up.
Or you had your deck sending a distorted signal.
There are so many reasons you could have blown tha FIQ that you need to resolve before buying another sub.

12-13-2008, 03:40 PM
way to help guys. anyoneeEE????

12-13-2008, 03:41 PM
way to help guys. anyoneeEE????

We're trying to help you not blow another nice speaker.

How did you blow it?

Tune your box to wherever you want. There isn't a rule of thumb. It depends on music you listen to, Manufacturers specifications and what you want.

12-13-2008, 03:41 PM
i guess just because of the filter turned off bass boost wasnt up really at all im not too much of a noob.