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Old 09-16-2013, 05:58 PM   #1
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Audiophile sub + aftermarket head unit?

Alright, so I have a friend of mine with an '03 ZX3 with the audiophile package. It currently has an aftermarket sub (kicker) in the stock enclosure and the stock amp. He just installed an aftermarket unit (Kenwood kdc x597) and although everything is wired correctly, he is getting no sound out of his sub. What will he have to do to get sound?


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Start with the easy stuff. Is the amp getting power? Is the amp putting out a signal?

How is the amp wired into the aftermarket head unit? Essentially, the set up you have is an aftermarket headunit with the stock sub (regardless if the physical sub is aftermarket, it is still powered by the stock amp). Getting that set up to work is not an easy plug and play.
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If you didn't get it fixed. A good write up just got bumped:
http://www.focusfanatics.com/forum/s...=260567&page=2
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