Question about Rockford Fosgate Punch 800a2 Car Audio Amplifier
How do u reset the amp
Hey Tech48, could you please tell me where your shop in the Metro Detroit Area is. i have a Rockford bd1000.1 and NOTHING happens when i hook it all up. email me at JKnuck6@gmail.com if you could, please thanks so much
Posted on Sep 16, 2009
There is nothing to reset on this amp, it has no microprocessor.
Resets for electronic equipments are for clearing any software glitches that the microprocessor uses to do complex functions. I have only seen microprocessors in a couple of Kenwood amplifiers, and I have fixed many Fosgate amplifiers including this model. If you are not gettng any sound from it, you may have a blown channel. It is the most common failure I have seen in these. If that is the problem with yours, you need to take it to a service center that works on Rockford Fosgate amps, they have output transistors that are mounted on what is called a "mesha rail" and you can not change out just the 1 or 2 that are shorted, you must replace the entire rail because the transistors can not be removed from the rail and there are no generic parts for them as well.
I hope this helps you with your problem, deciding what you can do with it. It is a very good amplifier and in most cases it is worth the repair cost. You can not get a different amplifier of the same quality for less than the repair cost which usually runs about $125 at my shop.
Let me know if I can be any more help to you.
Posted on Jul 03, 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:
Feb 14, 2012 | Rockford Fosgate Car Audio & Video
Apr 28, 2011 | Rockford Fosgate 40001BD Car Amp
Jan 29, 2010 | Rockford Fosgate Punch P5002 Car Audio...
Sep 25, 2009 | Rockford Fosgate Punch 150a2 Car Audio...
Aug 11, 2009 | Rockford Fosgate Type RF X7 Car Audio...
Jun 24, 2009 | Rockford Fosgate Punch 800a2 Car Audio...
Jun 12, 2009 | Rockford Fosgate Punch P5002 Car Audio...
May 25, 2008 | Rockford Fosgate Punch 500a2 Car Audio...
Aug 29, 2007 | Rockford Fosgate Power 501BD Car Audio...
Apr 15, 2014 | Rockford Fosgate Punch 800a2 Car Audio...
524 people viewed this question
Usually answered in minutes!
Step 2: Please assign your manual to a product: