Question about Rockford Fosgate Punch P5002 Car Audio Amplifier
Like i said the thermal light keeps turning on, the subs wont hit but the amp turns on, but the thermal light turns on. i wasnt doing ne thing out of the ordinary just going to school. F.Y.I i leave the gain up all the way and the freq. dwn the whole way, other then that i dunno what could have happened, can u guys plz help me out, i need that amp for the next bass comp for may 25 :P if i cant get it fixed i have 2 crappy 12" kicker comp VR's and 2 12" "lightning audio" Wallmart kickers hooked up to a Fosgate 426 amp. it sounds poopy in the trunk of my Nova, its all bare metal. but yea ne ways sorry for bsing ..... HELP MEEEEE!!!!!!
With your multimeter set to DC volts, the black meter lead on the ground terminal of the amp and the head unit on (so the amp will have remote voltage applied), touch the red lead alternately to the B+ and remote terminals of the amp. If the voltage is below ~11 volts, you need to check the wiring feeding whichever line is too low.
If the voltage remains near or above 12v, disconnect all speaker wires from the speaker terminals of the amp and disconnect signal cables from the amp. If it powers up without the thermal LED being lit, the wiring needs to be checked. If it still indicates that it's in thermal protection, it needs to be serviced. A local repair shop will be the quickest. Rockford will email you the schematics.
Posted on Apr 08, 2008
Get a new car
Posted on Jun 27, 2008
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.
Posted on Jan 02, 2017
Tips for a great answer:
Apr 03, 2015 | Rockford Fosgate Car Audio & Video
Mar 08, 2010 | Rockford Fosgate Punch Stage P212 S4 Car...
Nov 09, 2009 | Nitro BMW-482 Car Audio Amplifier
Jul 19, 2009 | Alpine SWR-1222D 12" Type-R Series...
Apr 12, 2009 | Rockford Fosgate Punch P5002 Car Audio...
1,464 people viewed this question
Usually answered in minutes!
Step 2: Please assign your manual to a product: