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Cutting out I have a p500-2 and it is bridged for some reason when I hit my brakes the amp seems to fturn off. sound is great when it is working but really pisses me off when I stop at a red light. send help please...

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Hmm.. this sounds to me like you have your amp connected through your fuse box.. if that is the case, you most likely have it fused in with your brake lights.. you definitely need to have that amp running a direct line with inline fuse to your battery, directly.

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Next time if you want to run speakers like that, instead of parallelling them, series them.
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Here is a great primer, dont worry about the calculations and mumbo jumbo, the pictures should tell you what you need to know to get it done.

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