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Intermittent Subwoofer I'm on my 3rd CVR12 hooked up to a kicker 550.3 Amp.  All of a sudden, this sub now cuts in and out.  It works fine on low volumes and I've not made any adjustments to the amp settings recently.  I've noticed that if I push on the basket just a touch, the sub stays working fine at normal volume, but as soon as I take my hand off, it cuts out again.  I don't smell that lovely burnt coil smell, but it seems as if it'll be coming soon.  Obviously something isn't right, but the first two subs were older models of the same kicker...and I had issues with those as well.  I believe I wired this down to 1ohm..would have to check.  Any suggestions?

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Re: Intermittent Subwoofer

The wire from the coil to post is probably might have to take the dust cap off..

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