If you want a stereo hook-up, you'll need two sets of rca cables connect the subwoofer output to the amplifier input the jack on the amplifier may even be labeled subwoofer output, just to make things easy for you. Connect an extra pair of rca cables from the subwoofer in jacks to the rca line out connections, located on the rear amplifier, if the head unit does not feature a separate subwoofer amplifier and all other rca output connections are in use. I have one rca cable going from the front inputs on the head unit to my 4-channel amp, all the speakers are amped and playing but i was wondering what difference it would make if i were to hook up the rear input rca channel to the amp as well with another set of rcas. Best answer: you can buy something a high low level converter (around 20 bucks at radio shack or even best buy i think), that connects to the back of your stock unit and makes 2 rca jacks out of all the speaker wires.
Hi, the head unit has 3 line outputs 3 sets of 2v preamp outputs (front, rear and subwoofer) 2rca in one cable for front, 2rca in one cable for rear and 2 rca for sub you need 3 2xrca cables. Sarah tew/cnet as everyone knows by now, apple finally worked up the courage to eliminate the 35mm headphone jack from the iphone 7 and 7 plus smartphones. I recently hooked up an aftermarket cd player that had no rca jacks, i tried several ways to hook em up but none of them worked best thing to do is buy a converter box. The solution is to connect a small amplifier to the tv and speakers to the amp improve your tv sound by hooking up a pair of home speakers step 1 insert the white plug on one end of the stereo cable to the left rca audio jack on the tv and the red plug in the right jack step 2.
When hooking up a car amp do the speaker wires from the plug in back of the radio go to speaker conection on the amp or do they get conected to the high intencity plug on the amp or do the rca plugs s read more. Connecting your car speakers to an amp i bought it after problems i had because it only had 2 channel for speaker and two rca jacks for a subi had to unhook it from a 4 channel crunch amp and i cant get all channels to work now after hooking it back up i haven't ordered the amp yet but i know my factory head deck doesn't have rca's. First, by adding rca plugs onto speaker wire, you can make your own high-quality rca cables for a relatively inexpensive price second, there are a limited number of speakers that actually require rca connections from the amplifier to the speakers.
Why your car audio sounds like it's farting, and other commonplace car amp problems learn how to diagnosis and fix the situation with this article menu lifewire common amp problems (and how to fix them) search search the site go car tech key concepts you can simply hook up a set of good rca cables to your head unit and amp if that. Edit article how to hook up an equalizer five methods: hooking up an equalizer between your receiver and amplifier hooking up an equalizer to your receiver connecting an equalizer directly to an amplifier connecting a remote-mount equalizer to your car connecting an in-dash equalizer to your car community q&a an equalizer is a useful piece of audio equipment that allows the user to adjust the. When hooking up a car amp do the speaker wires from the plug in back of the radio go to speaker conection on the amp or do they get conected to the high intencity plug on the amp or do the rca plugs s.
Rca wires go from amp back of radio a wire from amp ground need to be connected to a large metal part of your car memory wire needs to hook to a power source that's only on when your cars on that way your amp does not kill your car battery when you park and then connect all the speakers. Route the ground wire to the amplifier and connect it you can then hook up the 18-gauge turn-on wire that was run with the audio signal cables then, hook up your power wire and rca cables, making sure that you have the rca cables going to their proper location (front left/right, rear left/right and sub. Want to install amp in new ford explorer and the factory stereo dosent' have rca jacks in the back. Rca plugs are very commonly used hardware and can be seen usually in audio and video applications such as hooking up stereos, televisions, and mobile mp3 players it’s a standard form of connection that gives good sound and visual quality by carrying signals to an amplifier.
Converts car stereo speaker outputs to rca outputs allows the addition of 2 or 4 channel amplifiers to most stereos without rca outputs for car stereos up to 80 watts allows the addition of amplifier. How to wire an amp to a sub and head unit you don't need the other 2 speaker wires, from here secure the line out connector out of sight and run the rca's to the amp, plug them into the in rca jacks 7 hook up a pa head to a car. Simple, quick, easy, fast, installing aftermarket car stereo hack & fixes using scosche loc2sl line out converter high to low converter to rca converter hook up jacks explained showing how to hook. Car audio amplifiers come in a variety of configurations that can contour perfectly to your installation scenario one aspect of an audio amplifier is the way it accepts a signal from your audio source, for example your stock radio versus your aftermarket radio.
Adding subwoofer to stock car radio serendipity posts: 6,982 hey, i have a 2003 chevy silverado with the bose radio can i hook a sub up to that or do i need to get an aftermarket radio thank you phone or any 35mm jack to rca directly to the speakers using the radio as a medium. If you use it as a sub amp ,just use a y-adapter to convert the single green sub out rca into 2 rcas,plug into your amp and hook up your subif using as a mid-tweeter amp,its only a 2 channel kicker so you can run the amp to just your front or rear speakers ,not all (4)example :find your 2 front speaker wireswire them to the kicker speaker. Hi all, i was wondering if there's any way i can connect a subwoofer to my car stereo without using an external amplifier i have a sony cdx-gt300s and it has a sub out function that uses rca connections from the back of the stereo to connect (in the installation diagram) to a subwoofer. How to connect level out put converter and amp wires into stock stereo deck if u need wire diagram for ur car - its one dollar - payable to paypal - to - [email protected] - send it along with.