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I have 2 AP 1500 1D amps running 4 XD american bass 12's doesnt sound good when i try to turn it up seems like i cant get the amps to work together how do i need to wire it up

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    blueextc3221 May 11, 2010

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    blueextc3221 May 11, 2010

    please describe your setup in detail.

    Start from the radio and work back - including any y cables - line level adapters, crossover, EQs etc.

    The more detail you give the better I can understand your setup... and how to solve your problem.

    I see you have a chat going. And i missed it.

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Hi there, I would think that you have blown your bass drivers in the speakers. Sometime you may have a fuse which is blown in the speaker but this is not usual. Try on another speaker if you can.

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Let me see if I am understanding this.Somehow one chanel of your HK amp was shorted ,But only for an instant.When the wires touched we are hoping that the protection circuitry shut down the HK amplifier . Here are some things you can check:

  1. First and most likely thing: is there any chance that you reversed the speaker leads and now the speaker is playing out of phase from the rest of the system.
  2. You can check and see if it is the speaker or the amp by putting one of the other speakers in the system in that same spot, but make sure that speaker is in phase as well.
  3. Run the channel you think you may have damaged through one of the good speakers that you know is not damaged.
----Phase----
If you set two speakers together, while they are playing they should be beating in and out at the same time. If a speaker is out of phase while one goes in the one that is out of phase will go out and vice versa.

If you still have not narrowed down the problem, there might be a problem with the amplifier itself. For future reference, if I have an amp and speakers that I like, I will put a small fuse right at the point where the wire comes out of the amp: put it on the +(hot) wire. If you have any more questions feel free to ask fixya.com or myself.

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I dont know if this will help you but start at the deck and make sure that the outputs(RCA) arent crossed over to highpass and do the same at the amp make sure that its set for lowpass- set half gain -bass boost half gain- subsonic minimum - If that doesnt help try using an i pod with an adaptor that you can play it right into the amp this is to see if you are getting signal from the deck to the amp if it doesnt work with an i pod or mp3 plugged directly into it then you may have got you a blown amp going on- good luck with that

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What kind of subs are you running? Meaning what brand, what are the ohm, spl and wattage? I'll look up your amp while you get that info to me. Looking forward to helping you:) Thanks!

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