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Anonymous Feb 25, 8:18pm - #111994 
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what would i need for a good sound system?

if i were to get a some good ass subs and amp for the celica what would i need to upgrade? so it dont suck up as much power.
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spaztikid Feb 25, 9:26pm - #111995 
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you could get a new battery like optima...

but you should be fine just getting a cap.
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Sultan Feb 25, 9:56pm - #111996 

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Originally Posted by ILLmatic
if i were to get a some good ass subs and amp for the celica what would i need to upgrade? so it dont suck up as much power.


just go with a Optima Yellow
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RevMonster Feb 25, 10:05pm - #111997 

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Unless you are looking at a major system, you really might not even need a cap. If you are going with, say, under 600 watts, I think it's overkill to get one. Otherwise a good 1 farad cap will do the job.

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im dealing with about 2000+ watts

includes JL audio W7s
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celicaTRDgts Feb 26, 12:22am - #111999 

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damn dude thats a lot of power...u wont even use it all confused

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spaztikid Feb 26, 12:23am - #112000 
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Originally Posted by ILLmatic
im dealing with about 2000+ watts

includes JL audio W7s


get two 1 farad cap's or one cap with more than one farad.

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Anonymous Feb 26, 12:34am - #112001 
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What exactly does a cap do? I have never heard of these. Also how much do they cost?
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Celica2k Feb 26, 1:09am - #112002 

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yeah man i got the same problem with two elemental design 12" A series.

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Anonymous Feb 26, 2:43am - #112003 
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i heard that capicitors dont even work that much...ppl at sounddomain.com say just upgrade your battery and alternator.
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Eyger Feb 26, 5:02am - #112004 

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Make sure yall remember to check up an your alternator. If you upgrade your battery, it's not uncommon for your alternator to burn out. Just be careful.

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GTsaint Feb 26, 6:15am - #112005 
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i'm running 2500 out of my car, and i can say that the best thing to do is to get upgraded battery for the front, and and extra battery in the back to supplement power...go with a zero gauge power wire, and dont forget a zero gauge ground. i have a stinger 5 farad cap and agree that caps work better when they have supplemental power such as a 2nd battery. normally when i do installs i try to match i farad of cap to every 500-600 of continous power.
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