The Car Battery Buying Guide

Why do you need an Aftermarket battery? One of the few problems with installing an aftermarket sound system in your car is that your battery can have problems keeping up with the new power demands. This often results in dimming headlights and flickering lights inside your car with the beat of your music. Even the ...

Car Stereo Buying Guide

Car Stereo Buying Guide

Buying a new head unit for your car sound system can be an overwhelming undertaking. If you’re new to car audio, it can be easy to get lost in all the features and design differences and maybe miss the perfect head unit for your car. A quality car stereo is the central point of your car sound system, and it can make ...

Sound Dampening Guide

Sound Dampening Guide

Sound Dampening Eliminating unwanted noise in a vehicle is a multistage process. This is because there are many ways that noise can enter a vehicle. The most common types are road noise, engine noise, panel vibration and rattling. The process and materials that are used to quiet these sources of noise are listed ...

What is Polyfill and Why Should I Use It?

What is Polyfill and Why Should I Use It?

Polyfill, also known as polyester fiberfill, is one of the best types of materials used for enclosures. This material is found and sold almost anywhere and is extremely affordable. The material is easy to apply to the inside of your subwoofer enclosure and allows you to add the perfect amount of fill so your box ...

Car Amplifier Buying Guide

Car Amplifier Buying Guide

Intro Buying an amplifier for a car audio system can be a daunting task. It can be a challenge for someone new to the industry to select the perfect amplifier for their application, so we’ve put together this guide to help you find out what type of amplifier you need for your new system. Remember – you should either ...

The Backup Camera Buying Guide

The Backup Camera Buying Guide

Backup Cameras By far one of the most practical add-ons you can get for your vehicle, backup cameras are rapidly becoming more and more common on high end luxury vehicles. Yes, you can look over your shoulder or at your mirrors, but you can’t see everything behind you. Over 50 children every week are injured by ...

5 Steps to Eliminate Headlight Dimming

5 Steps to Eliminate Headlight Dimming

1. Check Power Contacts, Grounds and the Battery The electrical system needs solid contact to transfer power as efficiently as possible. Contacts that have grown dirty or crusted will have a higher resistance to power transfer, which means other parts of the system suffer. The first step is to check each of the ...

What Is the Gain Setting On an Amplifier?

What Is the Gain Setting On an Amplifier?

The objective of an audio amplifier is to boost the incoming audio signal that is supplied by a radio or receiver. When we say audio signal, we mean a low voltage electrical current that a radio outputs which has all the information of your musical selection in it. The typical audio signal from a CD player averages ...

How to Adjust Amplifier Gains Using a Digital Multi-Meter

How to Adjust Amplifier Gains Using a Digital Multi-Meter

The gain adjustment control on an amplifier is one of the most misunderstood concepts in the car audio world. Well, basic concepts that is. The purpose of the gain control is to level match the  head unit’s output voltage to the gain structure of the amplifier so that the input is not overdriven which would introduce ...

The Car Battery Buying Guide

The Car Battery Buying Guide

Why do you need an Aftermarket battery? One of the few problems with installing an aftermarket sound system in your car is that your battery can have problems keeping up with the ...

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Car Stereo Buying Guide

Car Stereo Buying Guide

Buying a new head unit for your car sound system can be an overwhelming undertaking. If you’re new to car audio, it can be easy to get lost in all the features and design ...

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Sound Dampening Guide

Sound Dampening Guide

Sound Dampening Eliminating unwanted noise in a vehicle is a multistage process. This is because there are many ways that noise can enter a vehicle. The most common types are ...

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What is Polyfill and Why Should I Use It?

What is Polyfill and Why Should I Use It?

Polyfill, also known as polyester fiberfill, is one of the best types of materials used for enclosures. This material is found and sold almost anywhere and is extremely ...

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Car Amplifier Buying Guide

Car Amplifier Buying Guide

Intro Buying an amplifier for a car audio system can be a daunting task. It can be a challenge for someone new to the industry to select the perfect amplifier for their ...

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The Backup Camera Buying Guide

The Backup Camera Buying Guide

Backup Cameras By far one of the most practical add-ons you can get for your vehicle, backup cameras are rapidly becoming more and more common on high end luxury vehicles. Yes, ...

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5 Steps to Eliminate Headlight Dimming

5 Steps to Eliminate Headlight Dimming

1. Check Power Contacts, Grounds and the Battery The electrical system needs solid contact to transfer power as efficiently as possible. Contacts that have grown dirty or ...

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How To Perform The Big 3 Upgrade

How To Perform The Big 3 Upgrade

Performing what is known as the “Big 3” upgrade to your vehicle will improve the performance of your electrical system and increase its current handling capabilities. This should ...

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What Is the Gain Setting On an Amplifier?

What Is the Gain Setting On an Amplifier?

The objective of an audio amplifier is to boost the incoming audio signal that is supplied by a radio or receiver. When we say audio signal, we mean a low voltage electrical ...

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How to Adjust Amplifier Gains Using a Digital Multi-Meter

How to Adjust Amplifier Gains Using a Digital Multi-Meter

The gain adjustment control on an amplifier is one of the most misunderstood concepts in the car audio world. Well, basic concepts that is. The purpose of the gain control is to ...

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