line out converter

  1. swinger

    2023 Challenger - New Build, Need Component Help

    Hello All, I'm an old time SQL-head from the early 00s, having ran lots of Nakamichi, CDT, Cadence, USAmps, equipment. The new cars aren't as easy as those back then. I have a new 2023 Challenger with the butt-quality Alpine System and want to do a full upgrade. 1. What is the best Line Out...
  2. KcContractor

    Help with choosing line out converter and wiring

    Have a 2008 Cadillac CTS. Installing a JL 10w7 with factory head unit. It has the Bose oem system currently. Putting in a DS18 H-K02 amp. What line out converter should I get? Also any recommendations on wiring and rca’s that are better than others would be appreciated. I’d like to replace...
  3. JuiceTin

    Loc questions

    I have a friend who is trying to just add some subs and he does not have sub outputs on this stock head unit. So wondering how we get sub outputs using an l o c. Wondering if we would just take one of the speaker cables run it to the Loc and that would split it not really sure though.
  4. S

    Advice for an Audio System

    Hello everyone! I'm new to this forum and to car audio in general. I have a 2017 Subaru Impreza sedan with the rockford fosgate package that generally kind of *****. My plan is to run two 8 or 10 inch subs behind the rear seats, upgrade the speakers (3.5 in corner dash, 6x9 front doors, 6.5 rear...
  5. V

    Help with gain setting with line output converter

    Ok so I know that this has been asked a thousand times but I still don't understand. I drive a honda civic with stock radio. I have both the line output converter and the amplifier at max gain setting and I feel like the sub can still be pushed farther. I know its bad to push them to max but...
  6. L

    Speaker wire to RCA using a Line Out Converter (LOC)

    My head unit has 3 pre amp outputs all used up on the subs, tweeters and midrange, going into a DSP with 4 pre amp outputs, so 1 set of pre amp outputs are free on the DSP, which I would like to use to bandpass my rear backseat speakers. Can i, using the HU as an amp, use the HU designated rear...
  7. B

    Help Upgrading 2011 Ram 1500 with alpine system

    hello all-new to the forum in search of help.. local guys were i spent hundreds if not thousands on tint and previous installs wont even look or listen to me without charging me, and im determined to learn and do this on my own. so i have a 2011 ram 1500 big horn with the alpine 8+ subwoofer...
  8. S

    Line Output Converter

    Just a quick question regarding installing a LOC. My LOC has 4 wires which i'm assuming are for the speakers. When installing the LOC do I just need to t-tap the wires on the LOC to the correct wires in my stereo wiring harness?
  9. J

    Having issues hooking up 4 channel amp to stock headunit

    I have a four channel amplifier and a set of speakers to go with it that I have already wired up using a line out converter but, I am having issues with it working right. For some reason I do not hear some notes in songs. I have tried using a LOC with y cables to split the two rca preouts to...
  10. S

    Line out converter problems

    Today I installed a scosche 2 channel LOC-80 in my 1998 Jeep Grand Cherokee Laredo. I used the front speakers to connect the LOC. I cut the RF +, RF-, LF +, LF -, stripped the ends and twisted two leads together. Then I took the LOC wire and put it into a butt connector and crimped it, and took...
  11. T

    LOC Questions

    Involving a line-out converter, can you tap into the rear speakers?
  12. A

    HELP!!! how to properly install the line output converter

    I have a 2003 Chevy impala and i currently just bought a sub and amp kit. I know how to setup the amp and subs, but the only thing I don't know how to do is install the line output converter(LOC). I bought a PAC SNI-35 variable LOC, my main problem is that my impala has two rear deck speakers...
  13. N

    Dual Amp question.

    Hey guys I just want to make sure that I am not damaging anything with this setup. I have zero experience with installing car stereos previous to this so I have a few questions. I have a 2014 ford focus and I recently installed a powered sub JBL gt bass pro 12 . Alpine 610c and an Alpine...
  14. J

    How to Install LOC to Stock Headunit?

    I will be replacing all 4 speakers in my Impala with Kicker speakers and will also be powering them with a 4 channel amp. I have to use a line out converter since the stock radio does not have RCA jacks. My question do I connect the LOC to the radio? Do I cut the speaker wires behind...
  15. H

    Line out converter problem

    Well I have a 2012 Honda Civic. I have one SPL 12" sub in a bandpass box powered by a rockford p300-1 amplifier. I have the factory radio so I used a PAC SOEM-T line out converter. I believe I installed it correctly because it all works. My only problem is that when I turn my car off the...
  16. M

    Scosche Speaker Line Out Converter "Hi/Lo"

    Selling a brand new looked BUT used about 2 months.. Nothing is wrong with it, looks brand new. No scratches or anything. 2 Channel LOC up to 80 watts. Looking to sell for $15.00 shipped. If you are interested, feel free to contact me at 1-858-413-6525