How to: Wire an amp w/ Stock Radio
If your in-dash receiver has preamp (RCA) outputs, connect your RCA patch cables to them. Route the patch cables to the opposite side of the vehicle from the power cable. It's important to separate the patch cables from the power wires as much as possible to avoid potential noise problems. Now you can partially re- install. 31 Mar This is a birthday present. box, sub, amp, wiring, and im going to install it. But I dont want to Like a adapter or something? Thanks in advance. Typically an amp can handle up to about 6 volts with the rca plugs (the gain is to adjust for how many volts you're receiving from the head unit). The high level. If installing an amp to a factory radio (no RCA jacks), do I have to use an amp with speaker level inputs or can I use an amp without speaker level. You need a Line Output Converter or speakers lever to rca adapter about bucks usually. tinctorus is offline, Quick reply to this message.
Im just about to buy 2 12" subs and an amp from a friend for 60 bucks. I have a Saturn SL2 with pioneer speakers, and stock head unit. What you need is a Line Output Converter. You could but be safe. You could buy a article source or connect to resistors in series like in pic. Attached Images hi to lo. Hello Kelloggrice This seems just what I have been looking for. I wish to add a sub or subs to a system that uses a passive preamp into a Charlize T-amp.
Am I to assume that this schematic will allow me to take off a line output from my loudspeaker terminals without affecting the speaker's performance?
That schematic should not be used. Many speaker negatives will have DC voltage on them.
How to: Hook up an amp with no after market Head Unit (with/without using RCA's)
Still others will have signal. Many amplifiers will have problems accepting either. Depending on the amp and the signal source, this could cause severe expensive damage to the signal source.
Find More Posts by Perry Babin. It is very important to match the RMS of your subs to your amp. With the factory premium system, the stock amp is already filtering out the bass to the stock speakers. I read some of your blogs but want to get more specific with my car. Cookies make wikiHow better.
Find More Posts by Perry Babin. It worked for me. I've used the circuit loads of times, the only issue would be car audio, here you' be adding DC blocking capacitors.
Of course, not all OEM bose systems, even among the same make vehicles, are created equal Once you hear sound, you need someone else to actually look at the speaker. Place the amp where you want it, then attach the ground black or brown wire to the amp.
If the unit is under warranty, we don't want to be taking equipment apart do we? Find More Posts by mikee As Perry said the circuit should not be used for car head units.
But a good transformer that performs in the bass is not cheap nor small. Find More Posts by richie00boy.
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How to Install an Amp Without RCA Jacks
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