Question about Kicker Solo-Baric L7 S15L72 Car Subwoofer

2 Answers

12" kicker l7

I was playing music then the sub stoppd workin... i took it out the box.... it doesnt move up and down freely... but i was messing around with it and put wd40 in it and it beat 1 time then stoppd again

Posted by on

2 Answers

  • Level 1:

    An expert who has achieved level 1.

    Corporal:

    An expert that has over 10 points.

    Problem Solver:

    An expert who has answered 5 questions.

  • Contributor
  • 7 Answers

The best way to check if your sub still works is with a 9,12, 0r 4 volt cordless battery...attach positive with positive and negative with negative.....if it moves up and down both way without making a lot of noise..just a minor clunk/thump.. then that means it works.

Posted on Feb 12, 2008

  • sepsi
    sepsi Feb 12, 2008

    sorry meant to 14 volt...

×

  • Level 2:

    An expert who has achieved level 2 by getting 100 points

    MVP:

    An expert that got 5 achievements.

    Mentor:

    An expert who has written 3 tips or uploaded 2 video tips.

    Governor:

    An expert whose answer got voted for 20 times.

  • Expert
  • 199 Answers

It sounds like the "flex" surrounding your SUB has not been flexed properly. When it comes to SUBS, if you can't fix it in the 1st hr. Its better to replace em.

Try pushing on your SUB repeatedly for about 3-5mins. Working the "flex" on it. If there still is not give in it, time to replace.

Posted on Feb 12, 2008

1 Suggested Answer

6ya6ya
  • 2 Answers

SOURCE: I have freestanding Series 8 dishwasher. Lately during the filling cycle water hammer is occurring. How can this be resolved

Hi,
a 6ya expert can help you resolve that issue over the phone in a minute or two.
best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.
the service is completely free and covers almost anything you can think of (from cars to computers, handyman, and even drones).
click here to download the app (for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.
goodluck!

Posted on Jan 02, 2017

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

Complete. Click "Add" to insert your video. Add

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

1 Answer

My kicker 12 inch solo-baric L7 rattles real bad like something is loose but there is nothing visibly loose what could it be ?


Its blown. Maybe not completely but youve done some damage. If your sure its not hitting the box anywhere and its tight, then thats what it is. Youve burnt the voice coils a little. They regulate how far the sub goes in and out. I have two kicker L7 12s that have bad voice coils. And thats what they do. Theyre in my trunk though so its not to noticeable and they still hit super hard. -->

Also it could be the seal for the box. They wear out and boxes get leaks or weak causing flexibility in the material so when subs hit it vibrates the box really bad. Try removing she speaker from the box then turn it up and see if it makes the noise. If not then its probably the box. Let me know.

Feb 10, 2011 | Kicker Solo-Baric L7 S12L7 Car Subwoofer

1 Answer

I have a brand new L7 is it blown?


check to make sure your box is securely sealed and that the box itself is not rattling. if not, most subs require a break in period where they can not be played full gain/full volume for the first 48 or so hours... did you break in your subs by paying it softly the first day and slowly turning your amps gain and receivers volume up the next couple of days. if not, it is likely blown

Oct 07, 2009 | Kicker Solo-Baric L7 S15L72 Car Subwoofer

3 Answers

I have a kicker l7 12 and it plays sound but its stuck the speaker stays down or stays pushed out it dont move freely is there a way to fix that or can i send it someplace?


kicker gives you a credit if u ship it back to them and upgrade. i have blown several old l7s the new ones are way beter. upgrade i did and am alot happier. the 02 l7s lasted a few months the 08s still going strong with a bigger box and its been 1 1/2 years and no problems. and yes your sub is blown......

Jul 11, 2009 | Kicker 02S10L74 Car Subwoofer

1 Answer

Kicker sub wont work


Im guessing that it is possibly blown... either you ran too much power to it, or it was hooked up wrong... you should unscrew the sub from the box and look inside to make sure that it is connected correctly.... positive to positive, negative to negative,,, if they so much as touched then the L7 could very well be blown.... smell the magnet and if you smell a burnt smell... it is blown... maybe turn your amp down a little... its possible that it is also in protect mode because you are running too many watts to the amp. Feel free to ask if you have any other questions.... Please rate! :D And good luck... i really hope its not burnt out. that stuff is not cheap.

Dec 29, 2008 | Kicker Car Audio & Video

1 Answer

Subwoofers


sell me the subs it would be better

Oct 29, 2008 | Kicker Solo-Baric L7 S15L72 Car Subwoofer

1 Answer

How to order


The L7 I have is brand new in the box (not a speaker box just the retail packaging box) and the rms is 750 watts RMS and 1500 watts peak, but you are correct they blow easy when you push rated power to them, the hifonics subs will take 1200 watts rms all day long and over 3500 peak for burping at competitions, i run mine at 2000 watts everyday in a daily driver. if you hook 1 dual 4 ohm sub to a zx1000.1 it will be 2 ohm load on the amp so you will get 1000 watts to the sub so if you want to run it slightly underpowered to keep it from blowing use the 750.1 per sub, i can do those at about 250 each shipped

the price is 150 plus 10$ flat rate USPS shipping and yes I accept paypal Wyattconnolly@msn.com .

the warranty starts the day you buy it for 12 months but kicker will not cover burned or blown voice coils, that is why i recommended the hifonics (which is what i use to compete with now) because they put out better quality sound and alot more of it and they will take alot of abuse, if you want boxed speakers ready to go in kicker brand ported boxes I can have them drop shipped right to your door as well, the only reason i am selling the 1 L7 i have so cheap is because a customer ordered it then never paid for it so I am selling it at cost. be careful if you are buying on ebay as you have no warranty at all and you cant force the seller to give you 1 even if they say it has 1. because authorized dealers are not allowed to do internet sales at all so kicker and most other companies will not honor the warranties.

also you dont need 2 amps you can use 1 bigger amp and still run 2 subs just by changing how you wire the subs at the amp. 1 large amp costs less than 2 smaller 1's usually just not with kicker brand

Sep 15, 2008 | Kicker Solo-Baric L7 S15L72 Car Subwoofer

2 Answers

Blown solobaric?


how did he messed up? anyways, if u push the cone of the sub down and u hear a sound like "TUN!" its most likely ur sub is irremediably damaged. The cone needs to come up perfectly as a good sub would do. I need to know exactly what ur friend did b.c it is quite weird to mess a good sub by slightly switching cables

May 24, 2008 | Kicker Solo-Baric L7 S15L72 Car Subwoofer

1 Answer

12" kicker solo baric L7


WHAT DOES DRAGGING MEAN?
I USE TO BE AN CAR AUDIO INSTALLER ,WHATS YOUR QUESTION?I NEED MAKES AND MODELS AND HOW ITS SETUP AND WITH WHAT..IF THE WOFFER IS MAKING A STUDERING SOUND WHEN A VOICWEE IS BE PLAYED ITS BECAUSE YPUR NOT SENDING LOW FREQ> SOIUND TO SUB ONLY,.

Jan 25, 2008 | Kicker Solo-Baric L7 12'' Car Speaker

1 Answer

Kicker solo l7 12" 2004 model


common problem of this subs are in the litles cables that goes to the voice coil. few times brock....check those. another .....if you heard the music too hihg with many bass..and your amp ..i think is big block... may be you blow off!!!!!!!!! the voice coil and the little wires...im calling trencillas...are the aquiles talon of this L7 and a manny others kickers. check the ¨TRENCILLAS¨ FIRST.

Feb 16, 2007 | Kicker Solo-Baric L7 04S12L74 Car...

Not finding what you are looking for?
Kicker Solo-Baric L7 S15L72 Car Subwoofer Logo

80 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Kicker Car Audio & Video Experts

Professor_V
Professor_V

Level 2 Expert

92 Answers

Tygh Duval
Tygh Duval

Level 2 Expert

290 Answers

yadayada
yadayada

Level 3 Expert

64034 Answers

Are you a Kicker Car Audio and Video Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...