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Amp cuts off...

I got 2 12" L7 and a ZX1500 watt 2 ohm amp. Everything is wired correctly and work just fine as long as i dont turn tha radio too loud!! and thats because the amp i barely turned up!! i figured its cuz tha amp isnt getting enough power. Its only runnin off the front battery of the car. Do i need a second battery or maybe do i need a big capacitor?? how can i fix this so i can turn my amp up and really hear my L7's power???

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  • Awax Dec 22, 2007

    the speakers are dual voice coil, and they are wired parallel.

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Are the woofers single or dual voice coil?

How many ohms per coil?

If they are dual voice coil, are the coils for each speaker wired in series or parallel?

Are the speakers connected directly to the amp or are the speaker in series (one wire from each speaker connected to the amp?

Have you checked the DC voltage at the amp when you're playing it at high volume (where it cuts off)?

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