audiobahn amp assistance
+ Reply to Thread
Results 1 to 4 of 4

This is a discussion on audiobahn amp assistance within the Interior Mods forums, part of the Tech & Modifying & General Repairs category; i installed a audiobahn amp and this is whats going on... after connecting the power and ground i went to ...

  1. #1
    Registered User 20wrx02's Avatar
    Join Date
    Oct 2002
    Location
    South East Mass
    Posts
    678

    audiobahn amp assistance

    i installed a audiobahn amp and this is whats going on...

    after connecting the power and ground i went to plug in the remote-- it touched the amp dammit and made a small spark ( i had the radio on) -- all the fuses are fine and the radio remote is giving 12v along with batt 12v -- but the amp protection light is Red instead of Blue..

    i checked the manual -- it says an amp short - speaker short -- or over heating..

    If it was shorted out at least the fuses would have popped... any suggestions ?
    brand new amp go bye bye ? ? ?

  2. Remove Advertisements
    ClubWRX.net
    Advertisements
     

  3. #2
    Registered User Hybrid-X's Avatar
    Join Date
    Feb 2002
    Posts
    925
    Worst case is that you shorted your amp. It kind of sounds like that since the fuses are intact. Don't take any chances. Try to return it for a new unit or RMA it through Audiobahn, if possible. When I install car audio, I always disconnect the battery, to avoid anything like that happening. Good luck.

  4. #3
    Registered User
    Join Date
    May 2005
    Location
    Minnesota
    Posts
    17
    always make sure that u have ur power unplugged when u are installing audio.
    just get a new one return or RMA depending on where u got it, then install it again jsut unplug the batt.
    good luck!

  5. #4
    Registered User speeddr2000's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2005
    Location
    jacksonville
    Posts
    284
    i have installed hundreads of systems. what u did is put a hot wire to the amp case the amps case is grounded. so it threw it into protect. u have to bring it back to them tell them it was like that or they wont replace it. u shorted out something in the board when u grounded it out

+ Reply to Thread

Quick Reply Quick Reply

Register Now

Please enter the name by which you would like to log-in and be known on this site.
If you do not want to register, fill this field only and the name will be used as user name for your post.

Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.

Please enter a valid email address for yourself. We strongly suggest that you stay away from using aol, yahoo, msn, and hotmail accounts. Sometimes the mail server blocks the emails from our server. As a result you will not receive any notifications including the confirmation email.

Log-in

Human Verification

In order to verify that you are a human and not a spam bot, please enter the answer into the following box below based on the instructions contained in the graphic.


Posting Permissions

  • You may post new threads
  • You may post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •