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95 Ford Explorer Amp/Sub hook up! Please help

Discussion in 'Stock 1995 - 2001 Explorers' started by bowler91383, June 1, 2012.

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    1. bowler91383

      bowler91383 New Member

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      I'm needing some help installing an amp and 2 sub system to my stock stereo system. I have everything setup except for the part where I hook up the speaker wires from the back of the radio. I have the stock radio, with a 6 CD changer hooked up and it's in the middle compartment between the seats. I bought an Output Convertor yesterday, but I need some help on hooking it up. Any takers?
       
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      toypaseo Flunked daycare Elite Explorer

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      You'll pry have to tap somewhere after the OEM amp behind the rear passenger cargo area. I tried to tap before the OEM amp, but there was not enough signal. I also have a stock radio with cassette, and a disc changer in the console.

      Here is where I tapped. Note that the enclosure and sub are not original to my Explorer, but the OEM amp is.

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      So I don't have to hook up to the actual radio itself? I've never hooked an amp/sub up before. Thanks for the help
       

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