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    vocals really low

    i hooked up my XXX components to my amp today and im not getting that much vocals but im not sure what to set my xover to that comes with them and if the amp needs to be set to a certain freq. and all that... i am getting alot of bass out of the woofer tho lol. also i ran my RCAs from my brutus1600.1 to my highs amp could that be why? should i run a new set from the back of my HU just for the highs? thnaks




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    Re: vocals really low

    The crossover for component sets are usually around 70~100Hz high pass. Does the Brutus have full-range preamp outputs or does it have a crossover for it too? If so then set it to "pass thru" or full range. I had one and I should know but I don't remember.

    Is the gain on your 4 channel turned up? Also make sure the preamp outputs from the headunit are set to "full range" and not something else if you're running the highs signal from the sub amp.



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    Re: vocals really low

    it was the ground..i never drove the car til this morning i had alt whine coming thru so i regrounded and ran another set of rcas and bam.. components came to life.. thanks for ur help tho i still needed to set them i never had components this good and didnt want to ruin them lol




    Headunit: Pioneer AVH-P2300DVD
    Subwoofers: (2)15" RE Audio XXX(05 model)
    Sub Box: Undecided..
    Sub Amp: Crescendo bc3500
    Speakers: 6.5" RE Audio XXX Components(soon to be 2nd pair in kick panels)
    Speaker Amp: Hifonics HFi100.2(for now...)
    Wiring: 2 runs of 1/0 throughout, XS Power battery in trunk,big 3 done, 270a alt, 1/0 accesories throughout
    Deadner: 75sq ft AT 60mil, 20sq ft Alphadamp
    Security: Crimestopper 2way alarm/remote start

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    Re: vocals really low

    just make sure set the x-over on your deck or amp around 70-100 hz
    you can go lower just make sure deaeden your doors & place your tweeters to good location.




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    Re: vocals really low

    yeah i did all that already... i figured it out it was the ground. i couldnt understand at the time tho i was confused/frustrated so i stopped messing with it lol.. went back clear headed next morning and figured it out.




    Headunit: Pioneer AVH-P2300DVD
    Subwoofers: (2)15" RE Audio XXX(05 model)
    Sub Box: Undecided..
    Sub Amp: Crescendo bc3500
    Speakers: 6.5" RE Audio XXX Components(soon to be 2nd pair in kick panels)
    Speaker Amp: Hifonics HFi100.2(for now...)
    Wiring: 2 runs of 1/0 throughout, XS Power battery in trunk,big 3 done, 270a alt, 1/0 accesories throughout
    Deadner: 75sq ft AT 60mil, 20sq ft Alphadamp
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    Re: vocals really low

    good job




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    Re: vocals really low

    troubleshooting is a bitttccc isnt it?

    I spent all day trying to figure out why my sub isnt playing. i did so many switch between my amps. test with other speakers....come to find out the fuse holder was no good. i even checked the fuse and it was ok. but the fuse holder had some corrosion in there.




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    Re: vocals really low

    yeah, it had me confused for sure.. i started thinking at first maybe i didnt tune them right so i wasnt getting good output.. then i drove the car and realized the ground was bad from the whine coming through.. these XXX components very nice tho now.. im pretty pleased with them




    Headunit: Pioneer AVH-P2300DVD
    Subwoofers: (2)15" RE Audio XXX(05 model)
    Sub Box: Undecided..
    Sub Amp: Crescendo bc3500
    Speakers: 6.5" RE Audio XXX Components(soon to be 2nd pair in kick panels)
    Speaker Amp: Hifonics HFi100.2(for now...)
    Wiring: 2 runs of 1/0 throughout, XS Power battery in trunk,big 3 done, 270a alt, 1/0 accesories throughout
    Deadner: 75sq ft AT 60mil, 20sq ft Alphadamp
    Security: Crimestopper 2way alarm/remote start

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    Re: vocals really low

    Glad you got in figured out always wanted to hear a pair of those speakers.. I also have a whine but I have my rca's crossed with a power wire somewhere gotta take care of that someday..



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    Re: vocals really low

    they are nice..need tuned little more still tho..get little too rich when the volume gets up there.. only been in few days and i keep adjusting i will get it right eventually lol




    Headunit: Pioneer AVH-P2300DVD
    Subwoofers: (2)15" RE Audio XXX(05 model)
    Sub Box: Undecided..
    Sub Amp: Crescendo bc3500
    Speakers: 6.5" RE Audio XXX Components(soon to be 2nd pair in kick panels)
    Speaker Amp: Hifonics HFi100.2(for now...)
    Wiring: 2 runs of 1/0 throughout, XS Power battery in trunk,big 3 done, 270a alt, 1/0 accesories throughout
    Deadner: 75sq ft AT 60mil, 20sq ft Alphadamp
    Security: Crimestopper 2way alarm/remote start

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