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Power to the amp

I have power to my Rockford Fosgate Power 1501BD amp and the led light is on but i dont have power to my subs what can i do to fix this ive tried bridgeing and not brigding the wires but it still doesnt work.

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Check the signal from your RCA'S   Your head unit may not be putting any output out of the rca jacks on the rear.  Or you could have a bad set out.   As long as your voltages are right on your positive terminal and remote and you have signal the only other reason your amp will not have any output is if the internals are bad.

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have you bridged both subs and wat gauge wire are you using.

these amps can only handle one bridged sub at 4ohms and this amp is recommended that u use 8gauge or higher. if your running to subs i normally reccomend using 4 gauge power wire as you get more rms power feed to the amp

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There's a lot more factors involved than that.
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