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Low output on subwoofers

Hello and thanks for taking to time to read about my problem. A couple days ago I was driving on the highway and my car broke down. Well I had it towed to a repair shop and had the car fixed. Well I took out my subwoofer and amp when I left my car at the shop. Well the car was fixed, I put in the subs and amp, hooked everything up, and now I can not get any bass to come out of the subs. If you put your hand on the cones there is vibration, but the output is very low. I adjusted the gain, LPF settings, everything I can think of. There is power going to the amp. Any ideas?

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You may have wired the sub backwards or it could be only somehow hooked into one channel instead of 2. I think this is a wiring problem.

CHECK
Wires on SUB - Make sure they are connected correctly
RCA leads to AMP

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