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celica2kgts
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celica2kgts Jun 20, 5:11pm - #21993 
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stereo question

hey there i've had my speakers runnin off an amp and just blew my amp not sure how yet but anyways i'm gonna wire my speakers off the head unit now frown

so i went to the audio install section for the speaker wire codes and stumbled upon this..."(You could use the factory amp if your head unit is underpowered and has pre-amp outputs. I didn't try this" how can this be done i'm kinda interested in tryin this out can anyone help me here????

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dondiemand
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dondiemand Jun 20, 6:13pm - #21994 

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Originally Posted by celica2kgts
hey there i've had my speakers runnin off an amp and just blew my amp not sure how yet but anyways i'm gonna wire my speakers off the head unit now frown


could it just be a blown fuse? how much power(Watts) do you have in your amp and in your speakers? all i know is if the amp has more power than the speakers, then there's a possibility that it will blow your speakers out..i've never heard of a blown amp before..correct me if im wrong here
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tWiSteD
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tWiSteD Jun 20, 8:43pm - #21995 

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Originally Posted by dondiemand
Originally Posted by celica2kgts
hey there i've had my speakers runnin off an amp and just blew my amp not sure how yet but anyways i'm gonna wire my speakers off the head unit now frown


could it just be a blown fuse? how much power(Watts) do you have in your amp and in your speakers? all i know is if the amp has more power than the speakers, then there's a possibility that it will blow your speakers out..i've never heard of a blown amp before..correct me if im wrong here


yea, i've also never heard of a amp blowing out unless you push it really hard and its a shit legacy or something amp that has like 20 watts...but yea maybe its just a fuse or faulty connection?

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celica2kgts
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celica2kgts Jun 21, 5:05am - #21996 
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trust me the amp is cookd not completely but my rear and front left channels are shot rights still work but not lefts anyway i've workd in car installs for 4 yrs and it isn't the fuse anyways the reason it blew is cause i let a friend borrow it while my car was in the shop for 3 months
and hes a jack ass (now i know this) and when he hookd it up or un hookd it not sure the full story he had the system still on and he touched + and - with something and sparks flew atleast that was his story


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