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'05 Chevy Z-71 w/ BOSE stereo upgrade. How can I wire the BA-200 ?

The Bose system has an amplifier located under the center console of my bucket seat model. I had a standard wiring diagram, but it does not help in this situation, Are there any specialty items needing purchasing and what are the correct wire / wire connection diagram to make the unit play properly

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  • T-Mark Oct 15, 2007

    When connected according to the STD. wiring diagram, I had total loss of the R/R speaker & unsatisfactory play out of the L/R. Is a crossover required for this application?

  • T-Mark Oct 17, 2007

    Thanks Dan Bro. for your helpful & resolving knowledge. I am not, nor feel I need all sounds Great Anyway.  It was a leftover item from my last truck's  factory system upgrade.  It definitely helped that particular vehicle's overall sound.  Thanks a million,  saved me a lot of time and aggravation!!!!

  • Anonymous Mar 31, 2014

    I am attempting to wire a Bose amp assy 3800g,s5s 25756360 out of a caddilac Seville to aftermarket headunit Dual Model xdvdn9131



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Unfortunately, it's not as simple as a crossover. Bose gets its name from making complete systems - meaning - Bose speakers work right because the amplifier is custom built for those speakers, and the deck is custom built for the amplifier- all Bose from beginning to end. The only way to bypass any part of a Bose system is to bypass the whole system, including amp, deck, subs, speakers, eq's, and start over from scratch, unless you are an electrical engineer and can meter components and evaluate them. Bose often has 1 or 1/2 ohm speakers which will not work with after market systems.  If you go to a Bose store, the only system that sounds good is the lifestyle system because it is Bose from beginning to end, just as an example. They are either cheaters or geniuses

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    Hatters church organ Oct 17, 2007

    No problem. If it was an Infinity system, you can do some cool stuff with it. I like Bose but unless you have all Bose, it doesn't work or sound right. Pretty clever marketing if you asked me.



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