Category: Car Amplifiers
High-Level V.S. Low-Level Inputs

High-Level V.S. Low-Level Inputs

Car audio amplifiers come in a variety of configurations that can contour perfectly to your installation scenario. One aspect of an audio amplifier is the way it accepts a signal ...

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CEA-2006 Compliant Amplifiers

CEA-2006 Compliant Amplifiers

All CEA-2006 compliant amplifiers are tested using the same specifications so you can easily compare any CEA compliant amplifier. The old Consumer Electronics Association power ...

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How to Tune and Adjust Amplifier Gains and Bass Boost

How to Tune and Adjust Amplifier Gains and Bass Boost

You might want to force this into your head because tuning your equipment is one of the most important things you can do. Car amplifiers have lots of knobs and buttons that, when ...

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What Types of Wiring Do I Need to Install an Amplifier?

What Types of Wiring Do I Need to Install an Amplifier?

Power wire…ground wire…everything seems to involve wires. There is no escaping it, your amplifier needs wires or it won’t provide you with high quality sound. To make sure you ...

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Where Do I Ground My Amplifier?

Where Do I Ground My Amplifier?

What is the purpose of a ground wire? A ground wire provides the least resistance to “earth ground” or chassis ground so that there is little possibility for a human to get ...

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What Gauge Wire Do I Need For My Amp?

What Gauge Wire Do I Need For My Amp?

When installing an aftermarket car audio system, having the correct wire connections is very important. The right cables and wires ensure that the strongest signal is going to the ...

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Where to Install an Amplifier

Where to Install an Amplifier

You have your amplifier in hand, checked its dimensions, and now all you have to do is mount it inside your vehicle. Amplifiers can be sensitive to electrical and motor noise ...

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How to Test a Car Amplifier

How to Test a Car Amplifier

How do you test the power output of your car amplifier? It’s simple with the help of a digital voltmeter. Just make sure your amplifier is connected to some speakers and a head ...

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How to Install an Amplifier in your Car

How to Install an Amplifier in your Car

Required Tools: Power and Ground Cable Wire Cutter and Stripper RCA Cables You may also need one or more of the following:  Screwdrivers (Flat, ...

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How to Bridge an Amplifier

How to Bridge an Amplifier

Bridging refers to combining two (four) channels of an amplifier into one (two) channel(s) with twice the voltage. A two channel amp can be bridged to one channel, and a four ...

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Types of Amplifiers

Types of Amplifiers

Amplifiers are classified by different class ratings (A, AB, D, etc.) and categorized by the number of channels they provide (mono, 2-, 4- etc). The class of an amplifier refers ...

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How To Choose An Amp

How To Choose An Amp

An amplifier modulates power from your car battery to supply your car stereo system with the juice it needs to keep the bass booming and the speakers crooning. There are many ...

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