car audio help!

  1. B

    car speakers making quick sharp popping sound

    so i have a boss pv3700 5 channel amp (and yes i know boss but i didn't have all the money in the world to spend on an amp) a pair of kickers ds series in front and back 6x9 and 5 1/4 speakers and a Rockford fosgate p2 12 inch in the back. just installed the sub and amp(speakers have been used...
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    HELP - Need Advice with Planning my new Car Audio System

    Hi All, I'm pretty new to the whole car audio industry and am looking to get my first aftermarket sound system set up in my car. I just bought a used 2013 Mazda CX-5 Sport with the most basic sound system and am looking to upgrade. My budget on parts is around $500-$800 and I'm hoping to get...
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    top 5 audio systems?

    hello guys im new to this forum and newer to car audio i have a 2006 Audi A6 with the factory Bose audio system and i want to upgrade it i am looking a things like the Audison bit 10 and wondering whats the best system as far as best bang for the buck that doesn't sacrifice audio quality and...
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    Wiring up a whole new idea

    I have spent the last couple of days working night shift trying to figure out the best way to set up a car audio system in my toolbox at work. After countless hours of research and trying to understand everything I think I have a reasonable plan. For starters the equipment I plan to use are a...
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    Any advice for hooking to amps up

    I have a jbl 400w amp and a jl audio 360w 4 channel I have pre amp outputs on my jl audio amp but am woundering how what would be the best thing to do to power them should I use just a distribution block thanks in advance
  6. natmaned88

    true high output alternators

    I have tried them ebay alternators and they didn't put out the power they said got one for my 300c 5.7 hemi and it was weaker then my factory alt so I'll try here for ideas or to guide me in the right path I need 2 one for my 300c 5.7) hemi v8 and one for my 2000 yukon 5.3L v8 let me know what...
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    Help on buying and installing a car sound system jl w7 (amp, speakers, sub,head unit)

    i am new to car sound systems but i have a 2012 honda civic coupe lx and i would like to have a better sound system something with more bass i would like to buy a jl w7 12inch since i hear alot of good stuff about it but since its $589 in amazon. i would only buy one also what kind of amp would...
  8. C

    need help on a good box design!

    i dont know much about subwoofer boxes this would be my 2 box, I like to listen to the lows and i was wondering if i could make interchangeable port 30W 30L 15H 2 12" kickers and they play low!
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    2006 Acura TL - JL Audio Setup vs. Rockford Fosgate Setup

    Thanks in advance to any and all willing to share their expertise to help me with my decision. Here's my situation: Currently have a 2006 Acura TL with a stock stereo system (8" woofer, 2 - 6x9 speakers, 2 - 6.5" speakers in front doors, 2 tweeters). Looking to make an upgrade. Used to have...
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    JVC Control Panel Loose?

    I have a JVC S590 CD player in my car and it has worked fine until I drove over a speed bump last week. The control panel turned off like it lost power and when I jiggle it, it sometimes catches the power back (the control panel lights up again), which makes me think it might be a loose...
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    Help with Charging problem (stuck at 12.3 volts)

    Now here is my story; I have a 18'' fi btl sub and a 4000watt amp being powered by 5 batteries (one up front and 4 in the cab) I recently had to change the batteries because they all started going bad (just really old, no problems that i know of) The first batteries i had were cheap 650 crank...
  12. Vossy

    help on choosing battery

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  13. K

    Help.. Dont know anything about car audio read and give me some ideas please

    hey guys i need some help... just got a car and it has no radio at the moment.. ima get a cd player and i want to get a nice system but im not sure what to get.... Im going to be listening to rap with heavy bass but also i listen to alot of heavy metal and rock... i've heard from some people...