• ContactsContacts

What cords do you need to hook up subs

Details
Published: 12.06.2017
Author: Kirill_RTY
Views: 972

Rating:  5 / 5

Active
 

Most modern car decks have at least one set of RCA connectors on the back, and you just run the RCA cables from there to the amp. If the box has its own connectors on the outside, make sure they are wired to the speaker inside.

If you look at all the wires coming out of the back of the head unit, there should be 1 or 2 blue ones. What I have done is wired the speaker output, into the rear speakers. Hook up the sub wires to the subs and amplifier with the car off. Make sure a large fuse is in the fuse holder.

One time I forgot about that and took off the power cable, then let it touch the metal on the bottom of my car seat.

The wiring kit should include a main power wire with an in-line fuse, a ground wire, a power-on wire for the stereo head unit, and RCA cables for the audio connection.

Which one goes where. Most often the blue wire from the head unit stereo is to connect to the REM remote line on an amp. Car Radios and Sound Systems In other languages: That means you have to double up the connections on the receiver or amplifier see photo below that illustrates that connection method.

Run the RCA in the same place your negative is going to your amp. DebH57 author bmlbytes Reply This fuse should be removed before you connect the wires. This is another example of where my battery isn't accessible from the main engine area, but instead has "remote" posts where a battery would normally be comes in handy, I can unbolt my positive cable it runs between the battery and the starter, and is referred to the Positive Remote Jumper Location crimp an o-ring connector onto the end of my amp's power wire, and bolt that on to the same spot.

How To Wire Speakers and Subwoofers to Your Amplifier - 2, 3, 4 and 5 Channel - Bridged Mode

There may be more, but this is all you'll need to properly connect your subwoofer. With small speakers with 4-inch or smaller woofers, you'll set the sub's crossover frequency at Hz or higher, and with speakers with 5-inch or larger woofers, 80Hz or lower. The RMS is the amount of power a speaker can continuously have sent to it without going bad.

Necessary Cables for Subwoofer and Pre-Out Connections{/CAPCASE}

What you want is the RMS of both the subwoofer speaker and the amplifier to be as close as possible. Hook up your amp with the provided instructions Make sure your negative battery terminal is disconnected and tell your radio to turn on the subs or just turn on the radio. GetNameFromPositionId ; if typeof ezflaun! Tags The Audiophiliac Home Entertainment.

Share!


Popular articles:

Found a typo? Highlight the text and press Ctrl+Enter.
  1. Home-
  2. Chicago
  3. -what cords do you need to hook up subs

Leave your review

Add a comment

    0
      15.06.2017 in 17:08 James_Way:
      They usually go to wires sticking out of the unit labeled sub out or output.

      22.06.2017 in 08:29 Igromanil_Dno:
      This story was originally published on April 15, , and has since been updated with additional information. I have this subwoofer see picture which I don't know how to connect it.

      27.06.2017 in 20:40 Dj_Sarnauta:
      Around the year , the UK national Fire and Rescue service issued a nationwide advisory about people who have done just this. I just got 2 subwoofer from a relative and I don't know if they need an external power source, they are "pioneer spare tire subwoofers TS-WX50", also when I plug them in thru my home sterio they seem to work just fine, does anybody know if I need to add external power?

      30.06.2017 in 14:48 Kate_Falkone:
      DavidJ42 author Reply

    Fixed

    Liked