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    Hi there, i was wondering if any one knew what might be wrong with my sub when it hits the higher notes it makes a rattling sound and i was thinging its a blown voice coil? any info on how to go about repairing it? ive been looking high and low and just cant find a diagram or pics or any info on how to go about this. please anything will help. Thanks, -Kev







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    Re: HELP ME PLEASE!? Kicker L7 making "Rattling sound"

    sounds to me like the spider has ripped



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    Re: HELP ME PLEASE!? Kicker L7 making "Rattling sound"

    Probably coil rock due to a jacked up suspension or it could be one coil came unraveled.




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    Re: HELP ME PLEASE!? Kicker L7 making "Rattling sound"

    its a 4ohm also and i have no idea what some of the stuff u guys just said but i think a friend wired it wrong he did the blacks together and the red together to the amp and i just got a new box (ported) and i looked in my user manual and was like thats not right so i re wired them to two ohms and its still making the sound. is it worth fixing? any ideas how to go about doing it?




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    Quote Originally Posted by plugitin View Post
    sounds to me like the spider has ripped
    spider?




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    just did this...lolz



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    Re: HELP ME PLEASE!? Kicker L7 making "Rattling sound"

    whats this?




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    Re: HELP ME PLEASE!? Kicker L7 making "Rattling sound"

    i am a noob when it comes to repairing subs just to throw that out there. looking to gain some knowledge




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    Re: HELP ME PLEASE!? Kicker L7 making "Rattling sound"

    oh thats what you think might have happin?




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    Re: HELP ME PLEASE!? Kicker L7 making "Rattling sound"

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    just did this...lolz
    whoops,

    the spider is the black thing just below the cone,



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    Quote Originally Posted by Phoenix Risen View Post
    whoops,

    the spider is the black thing just below the cone,
    the wavy thing




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    Quote Originally Posted by ktwagner View Post
    the wavy thing
    yes the wavy thing lol



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    Quote Originally Posted by Wingsfreak9 View Post
    yes the wavy thing lol
    lol thanks now i know one more thing lol awsome i will get some pics up soon just to show u guys. and i plan on keeping everyone updated with the repair process if its possible. pics/vids.




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    Re: HELP ME PLEASE!? Kicker L7 making "Rattling sound"

    Quote Originally Posted by ktwagner View Post
    its a 4ohm also and i have no idea what some of the stuff u guys just said but i think a friend wired it wrong he did the blacks together and the red together to the amp and i just got a new box (ported) and i looked in my user manual and was like thats not right so i re wired them to two ohms and its still making the sound. is it worth fixing? any ideas how to go about doing it?
    if it is a dual 4 ohm, and he had the blacks together, and reds together, then it was wired at 2 ohm...lol




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    Quote Originally Posted by taylorpro View Post
    if it is a dual 4 ohm, and he had the blacks together, and reds together, then it was wired at 2 ohm...lol
    well when i looked at the diagram it was completely different. that wouldent effect it?




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