Question about Visonik VB212PKG Car Audio Amplifier

1 Answer

How do i hook up my amp. the ground wire and the v 12

Posted by on

1 Answer

  • Level 2:

    An expert who has achieved level 2 by getting 100 points

    MVP:

    An expert that gotĀ 5 achievements.

    Governor:

    An expert whose answer gotĀ voted for 20 times.

    Scholar:

    An expert who has written 20 answers of more than 400 characters.

  • Expert
  • 84 Answers

Well, basically... the 12v (+) power wire is fused and hooked to the battery and ran to the amplifier, then run an amp turn on wire from you radio its usually blue with a white stripe (if you have an after market radio) then run the rcas from the radio to the amp and finally tap the ground (usually and cleaned bare-metal on your car close to the amp).... if you give me some more info i can help u further... what is the make/model/yr of your car, what radio do you have, amp, sub, speakers, etc....?

Posted on May 02, 2010

4 Suggested Answers

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

  • 2 Answers

SOURCE: car amp blows 12 volt wire fuse

the wire from your battery is blowing fuses? and you are using 20-30 A fuses? mine has a 100A fuse..look into getting new wire plus my wire is 4 gauge.., 1600 watts is too powerful for a 12 g wire and a 30 A fuse

Posted on Nov 18, 2008

dushko
  • 59 Answers

SOURCE: using 12 gague wire on a 250 watt amp blowing fuse

The wires are not the case(I suppose). But you might want to move to 8 gauge(though 10 could be enough,but in Hi-Fi enough is never enough) , but 6 would be the real thing if it's 4x250W(sinus?) placed in the rear of a car(while the battery is in the front)than this is actually just a FAIR minimum. An upgrade to the battery's ground wire is to consider, too, must be thicker than the actual, so a 4-gauge I reckon?

But back to your question :) What fuse did it blow actually? Is it in the car's fuse box/ Is it inline on the wire between the battery and the amp?/ or is it the amp's own fuse(on the amp) ????

Posted on Apr 15, 2009

etirbynnor
  • 655 Answers

SOURCE: amplifier turns on but not the subwoofer?

Hello thedj3214,

You can find the color codes for a 1999 Buick Regal here. There is no dedicated amp remote wire. Neither is there a power antenna wire.

You could use the 12V "switched lead (yellow) from the radio or any switched 12V lead directly from the vehicle fuse box. I'd wire it through a dash mounted toggle switch so as to be able to turn the amp on and off manually.

The Sony 2150GSX is a 2-channel amp with the speaker terminals on either side. You do not want to ground the subwoofer itself, only the ground terminal should be connected to bare metal on the vehicle chassis or body as close to the amp as possible. The ground wire does not need to be run to the negative battery terminal.

A ground on one of the speaker leads will probably cause the amp not to power up. A ground on a speaker wire usually activates the amps protection circuit, causing it to not operate until the fault is corrected.

Hope this helps.

Posted on Jul 29, 2009

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

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

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

1 Answer

HOW TO WIRE E3EB-20 TO PANEL BOX


I'm just assuming that is 220 volt 20 amp The wire that is run is likely a common romex 12-2 NMD-90 Strip the 2 wires put red tape on the white wire as it is no longer a neutral. Hook both wires into a double 20 amp breaker. Put the ground wire onto a ground screw.

Nov 28, 2013 | Heating & Cooling

1 Answer

How many 100 watt light bulbs can I hook to a 20 amp breaker (120 volts)


A 20 Amp breaker will support 2400 Watts with a 120 Volt line.

120 Volts times 20 Amps (Amperes) = 2400 Watts.

Answer? 24 100Watt light bulbs.

HOWEVER, you should always allow 1 cushion of 100 Watts.
That would be 23 100Watt light bulbs.

(Wait until you add electric motors to the equation. Things start getting a little more complicated)

(I always use 20 amp breakers for lighting. 15 amp breakers for lighting is phased out.

Secondly a 20 amp breaker requires using 12-2 or 12-3 wiring. (12/2, 12/3)
SO does the receptacles.
Therefore 12 gauge wiring is used throughout the house, until you come to the heavier loads )

[ 12/2 = 2 insulated conductors, and one bare copper ground wire.
12/3 = 3 insulated conductors, and one bare copper ground wire.

Remember, with 12/2 the Black wire is ALWAYS the Hot wire. White is Common (Neutral). Bare copper is Ground wire.

12/3 has 3 conducting wires.
One Black, one Red, and one White for the Common. (Neutral) Bare copper is Ground.
Used for 3-way switches ]

For additional questions please post in a Comment.

Regards,
joecoolvette

Oct 30, 2011 | Hammering

1 Answer

Nitro 483 amp where do you hook up the power it has a gnd rmt and +12v what hooks up where


Fused 12 volt power wire from the battery connects to +12V at the amp. Chassis ground wire connects to gnd at the amp. Switched 12 volt power wire (accessory) (remote turn on from after market radio) connects to rmt at the amp.

Jan 18, 2011 | Nitro BMW-483 Car Amp

1 Answer

When you hook up the wiring for the pump to the boiler, it is 120 volt, do you hook a ground as well.


Hello, for safety sake, you should always connect a ground to any equipment. I am assuming that you are running #14 or #12 guage wire to the boiler on a 15 or 20 amp breaker. If you are using a 14/2 or 12/2 cable, the ground wire will be included in the cable. Please do install the ground securely as this is for your protection and protection of your loved ones.

Jan 06, 2011 | Heating & Cooling

1 Answer

Jensen CD-510K hooking a 200 watt amp to it.Need to know what wires need to use to hook it up


rca cables for audio and a remote wire. just plug the rca cables into the plugs in the back of the deck and the remote wire (i suggest buying a thicker (speaker wire size) gauge wire since it allows you to get more power out of the amp) to the blue remote wire coming from the deck. you will also need an 8 gauge power wire (12 inches to 12 feet depending on where the battery and amp are) and an 8 gauge ground wire (no longer than 24 inches).

Aug 18, 2010 | Jensen Car Audio & Video

1 Answer

I have two 12 rockford fosgates p3 hooked up to and 350.2 kicker amp i just got them so i hooked them up and my amp will keep turning on and off


How may ohms are the p3's and how are they hooked up? Some amps won't handle less than 4 ohms bridged. Try running one sub to each amp channel.
Also check power and ground connections.
Useing too small of wire for power, ground can cause the same problem.

Apr 17, 2010 | Kicker ZX1500.1 Car Audio Amplifier

1 Answer

How can I install a horn in a battery powered golf cart? I have a 12 V horn and a button. Do I need more? Relay? Fuse? I'm no electrician so I'm not sure where to begin.


easy hook up.. the 12 horn should have 2 wires, a red and a black hook the red one to 12 volts with a 5 amp fuse in line, take the black and run it to one side of a push button switch (with 2 wires) the other wire coming out of the horn with go to ground, either to the battery ground or to the frame of the cart..

Apr 02, 2010 | Vehicle Parts & Accessories

1 Answer

I need a installation manual for audiobahn a8002t amp.


very simple run a ground from gnd on amp to a good ground spot on car run 12 volt power cable from back of fuse relay by battery to 12v+ on amp then splice blue wire on back of stereo splice in another wire about seven feet run that to remote on amp then hook up speakers its pretty simple to hook up an amp hope this helps

Apr 18, 2009 | AudioBahn A8002T Car Audio Amplifier

2 Answers

Car amp blows 12 volt wire fuse


the wire from your battery is blowing fuses? and you are using 20-30 A fuses? mine has a 100A fuse..look into getting new wire plus my wire is 4 gauge.., 1600 watts is too powerful for a 12 g wire and a 30 A fuse

Jul 26, 2008 | Car Audio & Video

Not finding what you are looking for?
Car Audio & Video Logo

Related Topics:

100 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Visonik Car Audio & Video Experts

Tygh Duval
Tygh Duval

Level 2 Expert

300 Answers

Joe Alexander
Joe Alexander

Level 2 Expert

65 Answers

Jerry Umali

Level 3 Expert

979 Answers

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

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...