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Car amp problems

My amp was working fine, but i took out my system and was putting it back in when this happened...as i was screwing down th power wire, my screwdriver touched the amp and caused a spark. Now my led light is on, my fan is on, but i got no sound coming from either of my subs. All the wiring is correct, is there some way to trouble shoot, or know what is wrong? It was all working fine until i took it out and did that. Thx

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Yeah, I did that first, it turned out to be a problem somewhere else(wiring) and i have since fixed it. On the positive note after rewiring my 8 ohm speakers to be in parallel instead of series i now produce about 450w from my 4 ohm 2 channel bridged amp. Whereas before they were in series producing 16 ohms unbridged which bogged my amp down to like 25w each. It was on stereo before i bridged it and ran it in series, and now it bangs bridged in mono almost as good as did before my alpine crapped out on me. But thx for the suggestion, since its worked for me before i rate yours FIXYA!

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Have you tried removing both the +12V and Remote wires from the amp for a few minutes/hours and then reconnecting? It's possible the amp just needs a little "reset time" before working.

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