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Confused sony exploed cd player 52 * 4 6.5 s type alpines 60 watt rms 6 * 9 infinity reference 100 watt rms 4160 mtx thunder 4 channel amp speakers all have 12 gauge speaker wire fuses are all good ground is 4 gauge power is 4 gauge remote is 8 gauge and it sounds not right

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  • Anonymous Mar 15, 2014

    MTX Powers On And Plays For A Bit Then Powers Off Then Sometime Power Right Back On Or Sometime it takes awhile to power back up and is not hot and never gets hot But power is right from battery and ground to frame I Need Help Ple

  • Anonymous Mar 22, 2014

    how many watts does it put out

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Hi jimmyjames,

 

How do you have the wires hooked from the sony reciever to the inputs on the mtx? 

 Sounds like your Remote wire is way too big. it should be 14 guage.  It only sends a low voltage low amp signal.

 

Another thing that could be messing up the sounds is the routing of the wires.  you should have the power supply wires separate from the Audiop signal wiring.  Power should run down the Driver side and Audio down the passenger side.

 

When you answer I may be able to tell you more.

 

Posted on Oct 19, 2007

  • drdave0013 Dec 08, 2011

    keep ground wire short, no more than 18"

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