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No sound no protection light no obvious problem...

I have a RF T10001 BD amp and 4 pioneer 12's I have all the wires connected correctly the subs still do not hit at all the protection lights on the amp is not on I have checked my RCA cables for splits etc...my friend came over and connected his head unit to my truck and the bass worked until he turned up up loud then stopped....turned my truck off back on and tried agian and now same thing as my original head unit we switched preamps still no thump...took the whole system out and put it in his truck and it works perfectly?.....that has stumped me for hours... = (
Your help would be GREATLY apprecieted

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    blueextc3221 May 11, 2010

    did you check the voltage at the amplifier with a voltmeter to ensure 14V from your charging system?

    Assuming each sub has 4Ohm SVC, your load is down to 1 ohm wired parallel.

    The proper wiring would be mixed Series-Parallel to achieve a 2 Ohm Load.

    That amplifier is not 1 ohm mono capable.

    The current draw from the aplifier @ 1 ohm may not be able to be accomidated in your vehicle. Trucks usually have larger alternators.

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There is a wiring issue in your truck and i would get rid of the preamp

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