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Hifonics amp keeps blowing the main fuse

I have a Hifonics bxi 1206d amp and everytime i hook it up it blows the main fuse. I have tried it in both my truck and my friends and it does the same thing. I have checked and rechecked all the wiring to make sure there are no loose ends. How can I check the amp to see if there is a short in it?

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  • hotracer_05 Aug 14, 2008

    i actually have a 100 fuse in there and its 4 gauge wire.

  • djaxe2210 Mar 11, 2009

    i have this same problem i have a 4 gauge wire my 60 aug fuse blew when i was playing it on a low volume, so now i a 100 aug fuse but now im getting engine feedback when i turn on the system. but now my hifonics amp has a protect light on ... what do i do ??

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Make sure you have your negative in the ground input on the amp and the postive in the 12volt input.....if by accedient you mix the two everytime you replace the fuse it will bloooooooow

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Have u tried using thicker wire from the battery to the amp u need to put a fuse in there thats a minumum 60

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