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When i turn my amp up it goes into over current / offset mode and doesnt come back on until i turn the radio off and turn it back on

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Ive never liked xplodes it always did that to me..check youre wires make sure they are the correct gauges...if you buy an amp always buy from a dealer and make sure they install it correctly ...

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