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  1. J

    Can't Find my problem

    I have 2 Alpine Type R 15's powered by a Hifonics Gladiator 2200 watt amp. They were playing great for about a week. They were playing great and I went to show a friend and kept it at about 40/62 volume for a while and all of the sudden it went static and shut off. The amp was still lit up and...
  2. B

    2 amps on one wire?

    Would it be possible to run to amps of 10 power wire? I have looked it up on the internet and have been getting mixed responses some people are telling me that you can if you have the right gauge wire and other people are saying never to do this so I'm wondering if it is possible and if it is...
  3. D

    Basic Anplifier Problems, Distortion and More,Please Help!

    Okay so a few months ago I changed amps from an MTX amp that came with my Dual 12 inch MTX Terminators. I switched to a BOSS R6002 1200 Watt Amp (2 Channel). After installing this amp I noticed that my subs were noticeably quitter, less of a bang and they distort and the amp goes into protection...
  4. B

    is it the amp or wiring kit?

    I am having some problems with my amplifier. it will turn on but when I turn the volume up the amplifier will shut off. The amplifier is brand new but I'm using an old amp wiring kit that is 800 watts with a 900 Watts amplifier and everytime it shuts off I'm able to switch the wiring kit fuse...
  5. L

    Second Amp & Subwoofer Options

    Greetings, I have a 1998 Ford Explorer that I've replaced the stock speakers with 4 Infinity Kappa 682.11cf 5x7's and a Rockford Fosgate R250-X4 Amp. The amp is mounted behind the backseat and being fed with a thick power line from the power distribution block in the hood. What I'd like to do...
  6. B

    2 amps on one battery?

    I currently have a 900w pioneer amp running my 2 comps. I have another pioneer amp (760w) that I'm not using but wanted to add to the battery to run 2 more sub's. I talked to a guy a a shop if I could do this and he said I would need a HOalt, another battery, and a bunch of other stuff if I...
  7. D

    Very odd problem, one channel on amp cuts out. fixed by locking/unlocking doors

    Ok so here is a weird one for you guys. Just recently one of the channels on my 4 channel alpine amp seems to cut out. when it does it is accompanied by some very loud static by its paired speaker. The weird part is it fixes itself if i hit the lock/unlock button on my door panel. Not...
  8. O

    Need to upgrade my amp.

    Hello! I need to upgrade my dual amp, it's just not cutting it any more. I tried using the sonicelectronix tool for matching subs to amps but i didnt want to buy the wrong type. I have 2 Pioneers in a correctly measured, ported box. I would like a 2 channel amp if possible. If you need more...
  9. S

    Do I need an amp?!

    OK, so I gotta admit I know very little about all of this which is why I'm here asking all of you for advice! This is the deal: I drive a 2002 Nissan Altima 2.5 S (not with bose system). I listen to my music very very loud, and everything was perfectly fine until I got an after market head...
  10. S

    Do I need an amp?!

    OK, so I gotta admit I know very little about all of this which is why I'm here asking all of you for advice! This is the deal: I drive a 2002 Nissan Altima 2.5 S (not with bose system). I listen to my music very very loud, and everything was perfectly fine until I got an after market head...
  11. S

    Do I need an amp?!

    OK, so I gotta admit I know very little about all of this which is why I'm here asking all of you for advice! This is the deal: I drive a 2002 Nissan Altima 2.5 S (not with bose system). I listen to my music very very loud, and everything was perfectly fine until I got an after market head...
  12. D

    Efficient 1000 watt @1 ohm rms amps?

    Hey everyone, I am looking for an efficient mono amp around 1000 watts rms at 1 ohm? I am just trying to keep as much strain off my alternator as possible. It's okay if it goes a little over 1000. I will be powering 1 Fi SSD 15. Any suggestions? Thank you!
  13. jasonbillnelson

    Sneak Peak Recon 1.4 Amp on SMD Dyno

    Just saw this on C2 Audio's Facebook!
  14. C1500martin

    Which amp for Fi Q12?

    Hey guys i got a question! Im purchasing a Fi Q12 dual 2ohm so i can run it at 1ohm. My question is which amp do you guys prefer? My budget is roughly $200 so my options right now are HIFONICS BRZ1700.1D HIFONICS BRX1600.1D (cea-2006 compliant according to them) RE AUDIO CTX3200.1D PRECISION...
  15. T

    HELP!!!!!! mystery wires

    So i just bought a 2004 mustang and i was looking around and i saw amp wires there is a power ground and a radio remote then this mystery wire its one of those wires that are two wires made so that you have to split them but i don't know what its for i real want a sub but i don't know what this...
  16. R

    AMP Sugestions

    I'm having a hard time deciding on a new system. I'm looking at getting 1 or 2 sundown sa12's, I want something loud but with good sql. I have an alpine mrx m110 will that be enought to make those subs bump or will I need something bigger? Also does the head unit have anything to do with the sub...
  17. J

    Will my amp power these subs?

    Hello, world. I have access to a Clarion APX4360 amp (http://www.clarion.com/us/en/products/2007/audio/amplifiers/APX4360/us-en-product-pf_1165294846860.html) and I was wondering if it could power the subs I list below. MTX Audio Terminator Series TNE212D 1,200-Watt Dual 12-Inch Sub Enclosure...
  18. P

    .5 ohm sub on 1ohm amp?

    Im new to this but ive got a soundstream splx 12 quad 1 ohm sub on an autotek mean machine m4000.1d amp. I was thinking about getting a optidrive 1233d sub but it runs at .5 ohm i think but my amp only goes down to 1 ohm. Would that be okay or should i just stick with what i got? Thanks for any...
  19. Nasgotti

    Amp goes into protection mode when i hook speakers up. Please help driving me crazy

    OK so I had a little 400 watt crappy duel amp hooked up to 2 10 inch mtxs but then i bought a 12 inch kicker comp and a Audiobahn A8000t its a 1600 watt mono maxx amp. Ok now here is the issue i have all the wiring done right in my bmw and it was running my old amp and subs now when i hook up...
  20. R

    Diamond Audio Amps n 12" subs, Boxes, n Capacitors

    2 - 1200 Watt single channel amps. 4- 12's 500 Watt/ 8 ohm. Individual Boxes (screwed together but can separate) Decent shape. Couple of cones show wear but hit hard! Broke truck glass! Carpet on boxes is good. Amps look pretty new. Caps look good. I'd like to sell it all $700. Come n get...