Question about MTX Thunder 1501D Car Audio Amplifier

2 Answers

My tweeters do not give sound

I have a mtx thunder 5601 class d, mono-block amplifier. The left and right a/c jacks are wired to a high to low level hl15 profile converter,then to the tweeters.Everything else in the stero sytem works fine,but no sound out of tweeters.I would really appreciate any diagnostic tips or a way to rewire the speakers.

Posted by on

  • swillyd Mar 11, 2008

    I wired the speakers stait from the radio,they played but at very low volume.Disconecting the a/c jacks made the amp quit powering the subwoofers.

×

2 Answers

  • Level 2:

    An expert who has achieved level 2 by getting 100 points

    MVP:

    An expert that got 5 achievements.

    Governor:

    An expert whose answer got voted for 20 times.

    Hot-Shot:

    An expert who has answered 20 questions.

  • Expert
  • 109 Answers

Dude, do you know what mono-block represents? Mono-block is a bass ONLY amplifier (in some case they aren't, but in this case it is). The 5601 was created for the sole intent of powering subwoofer(s). That is all. The amplifer only has output between 20HZ and 200HZ hence no high range at all. You can view the owners manual here: http://www.mtx.com/caraudio/products/manualsQuickInstall/amps/TA5601OwnersManualDoc.pdf

Posted on Jul 17, 2008

  • Level 1:

    An expert who has achieved level 1.

    Hot-Shot:

    An expert who has answered 20 questions.

    Corporal:

    An expert that has over 10 points.

    Mayor:

    An expert whose answer got voted for 2 times.

  • Contributor
  • 24 Answers

Just run the tweeters to the front speaker channels on the radio

Posted on Mar 11, 2008

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

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

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

1 Answer

I need to know what ohm level my 1501 d class mtx thunde is?


Connecting a single speaker, speaker impednce should be equal to or greater than 1 ohm. Connecting 2 speakers, each speaker's impedance should be equal to or greater than 2 ohm

Dec 19, 2010 | MTX Thunder 1501D Car Audio Amplifier

1 Answer

Need to know how to wire my system ...I have the infinity reference series 611a I was told it was a mono block but it has two channels on the exterrior...also I have two 12 inch MTX thunder dual voice coil...


it all depends on what kind of box the mtx subs are in as far as wiring the subs. The best way would be take the speaker wire from both sub boxes and run the positive into the right positive then the negative into the left negative. and run 8 gauge wiring kit to the amp because 10 might be to small and 4 is to big 8 gauge is perfect for this amp.

Jul 18, 2010 | Infinity Reference 611a Car Audio...

1 Answer

Mtx 801d amp turns on but no bass just high pitch sound sub is fine


if theres a switch on ur amp that says LPF Full or HPF put it on LPF for low pass frequencies

Mar 16, 2010 | MTX Thunder 801D Car Audio Amplifier

1 Answer

Is it bridgeable


yes you can bridge this amp to one channel
here are the specs for the amp
  • stereo or bridged mono output
  • Tri-way capable (Tri-Way crossover required)
  • 100 watts x 2 at 2 ohms
  • 200 watts x 1 in bridged mode
  • requires 10-gauge power and ground leads — wiring and hardware not included with amplifier
  • PWM MOSFET switching power supply
  • Intelligent Surface Mount Technology for cleaner sound and greater reliability
  • selectable 85 Hz high-pass/low-pass crossovers, 18 dB/octave
  • preamp outputs
  • speaker-level inputs with SmartEngage (turns the amp on when it detects signal from the receiver, eliminating the need for a separate turn-on lead from your receiver)
  • 9-3/4"W x 2-1/8"H x 9-3/4"D
  • Feb 06, 2010 | MTX Thunder 4202 Car Audio Amplifier

    1 Answer

    MTX Thunder 81001 wont push subs


    first of all you should check the minimal impedance your amp handles , if is class d it should handle between 1-2 ohms total impedance in a mono conection , meaning whatever quantity of subs you have hooked to your amplifier,their total impedance should the minimum the amp handles that way all the power from your amplifier will be used.

    Jan 23, 2010 | MTX Thunder 81000D Car Audio Amplifier

    1 Answer

    Has mtx stop selling the mtx ta81001?


    Hello t3h_b,

    The MTX web site shows the amp as a current product.

    http://www.hifisoundconnection.com/ sells the amp and claims to have it in stock. However, MTX lists only 2 authorized online resellers:
    www.crutchfield.com and www.sonicelectronix.com

    Crutchfield doesn't list the amp at all and SonicElectronix shows it as "discontinued". I'd recommend going to MTX's contact page and ask them directly. They'll usually respond within a day or two.

    Hope this helps.

    Oct 06, 2009 | MTX Thunder Class D Mono Amp (TA81001) Car...

    1 Answer

    THUNDER 5601 WHEN VEHICLE TURNED ON, SUBS BOOM, THEN WORKS OK. ALSO WHEN RADIO TURNED OFF


    If the amp produces no boom with no signal input cables connected, I'd suggest using an LOC.

    Let me know if you have any other questions.

    Sep 30, 2008 | MTX Thunder 3401 Car Audio Amplifier

    1 Answer

    I need help hooking this up


    "is the got two wires in the ground and remote turn on wie"
    Can you be more specific about the wiring...where the two wires are connected to and where they come from, and I'll try to help you.

    Mar 29, 2008 | MTX Thunder 895 Car Audio Amplifier

    1 Answer

    Mtx blue thunder pro3002


    Take this apart and look at the magnet wire windings look for any thing broke or burnt. If not it is very likely it is more cost effective to buy new.

    Feb 01, 2007 | MTX Thunder 2-Channel Amplifier 502 Car...

    Not finding what you are looking for?
    MTX Thunder 1501D Car Audio Amplifier Logo

    159 people viewed this question

    Ask a Question

    Usually answered in minutes!

    Top MTX Car Amplifiers Experts

    yadayada
    yadayada

    Level 3 Expert

    61249 Answers

    Matthew Spark
    Matthew Spark

    Level 3 Expert

    1042 Answers

    Larry Spears
    Larry Spears

    Level 3 Expert

    625 Answers

    Are you a MTX Car Amplifier Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

    Answer questions

    Manuals & User Guides

    Loading...