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Can a kicker cvr be fixed if it is blown if so how

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Speaker lesson here. For space and time, I'll not get into certain nomenclature. Working from top to bottom, you have the cone, rubber surround, basket, spider, voic coil former, voice coil, and the magnet. The binding posts are connected to the tensil leads which connect to the spider and the voice coil. As the woofer is positively + and negatively - charged, it creates a magnetic field which moves the woofer up and down. There is a small gap between the magnet and the voice coil and former that's called a magnetic gap. This gap is what helps the speaker to move up and down, and creates the Xmax. The Xmax of the woofer is the maximum linear excursion the woofer can travel without causing permanent damage. With a blown speaker, normally the voice coil and voice coil former have been pushed out of the correct magnetic gap, usually around the top of the magnet. That means that the only way to fix it is to take the woofer completely apart. My suggestion is to just go and spend the money. A blown speaker is a sign of abuse, and voids warranties from the majority of companies out there to include Kicker.

Posted on May 13, 2010

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SOURCE: 10 inch cvr kickers

Option 1 (series/parallel) = 1 ohm load
Voice coils wired in series, speakers wired in parallel
Recommended Amplifier: Stable at 1 ohm mono 4_2ohm_dvc_1ohm.gif

Posted on Dec 25, 2007

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1st--on 1 sub put a wire connecting one red with white dot to the blk with white dot
2nd--do the same thing to the other sub !!do not wire a red/white to an all black
3rd--wire the full blk negetives to the amp, then same thing to the positive

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SOURCE: i have 2 kicker L5 subs and they are blown the

Yes you replace both voice coils. Get parts from another speaker but has to be equle in quality.

Posted on Apr 20, 2010

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