Question about Kicker 2011/11 Hs8 Car Audio 8"hideaway Powered Enclosed Sub Subwoofer Enclosure

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Power turned on yesterday but now doesn't work. I didn't alter the power source.

The Hideaway Kicker has all the wires installed. I connected the power to the battery, the ground to a screw, although it is questionable since it has plastic around it, control wire merged with wires that i have from my LED Glow Lights that i have connected to the fuse box, and the RCA wires are connected to the new head unit. I turn on my system with out the RCA wire installed yesterday and the light on the sub turns on saying it has power. Next day i put in the RCA wires and turn it on, no power. How do i fix it so the power comes on to the sub?

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First of all, find out whether that ground wire is fastened to metal. Next, with the RCA cables disconnected, try to get the amplifier to turn on. If no luck, could there be a fuse for the Kicker that may have blown? Finally, go back over the installation. A connection may be failed or grounded.

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