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Old 09-12-2007, 01:44 PM
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BIG 3 question.

I Got my system in and it POUNDS!!!!
rf t30001
2 rf t2 12's 4ohm dvc running at 1 ohm
rf 8004 for speakers
and kappa perfect all the way around

anyways my light DIM BAD!!

I want to wire up the big three, should i get normal audio 0gauge?
or homedepot 0gauge?


Any informartion would help...and a link to any big 3 info

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Old 09-12-2007, 01:50 PM
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i'd say make a better ground from the battery to the body that might help stop the dimming
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Old 09-12-2007, 01:57 PM
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hope depot stuff sucks *****

get welding cable

ground your amp straight to the battery as well as the frame
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Old 09-12-2007, 03:08 PM
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Originally Posted by Prolifik
ground your amp straight to the battery as well as the frame
I thought grounding your amp straight to the battery was the worst way of grounding your amp?
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^^not if it's also grounded to the frame...essentially you want as much conductor between the amp and the battery, unless you want to run 4 or 5 "0" awg cables directly to your battery, it's a good idea to use your car's chassis as well. I think Prolifik is just saying that it's a good idea to run cable directly to the battery to avoid any issues with poor conductivity through the frame. This does work very well, especially these days with all the plastic and insulation in the unibody of most cars. I did it about a year ago and it got rid of most of my dimming problem. I second the welding cable as well...cheap, tough, flexible and cheap(had to say that twice)!
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Old 09-12-2007, 03:38 PM
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yo norad everything in your car is grounded to the battery lol

why would that be the worst thing u can do???
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anyone got any tips for grounding in the trunk of a lancer? Its unibody, so idunno about grounding to the frame..
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Originally Posted by Prolifik
yo norad everything in your car is grounded to the battery lol

why would that be the worst thing u can do???
ha ha ha you are too funny ma nizzle.
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Originally Posted by milfhunter
i'd say make a better ground from the battery to the body that might help stop the dimming
Thats what I did under the hood. Works well.
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