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hooking a amp to a factory radio


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July 13, 2008
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I've never hooked a amp up to a factory system so I have no idea how to do this. I bought a 10 in. Sony Xplod sub from Wal-mart along with a 2 ch. amp and a 10 in. build your own box. And other things to get the job done. I have a 05 explorer xlt. I pulled out the radio and couldn't find any connections to hook my amp up.

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Since you'll be pulling out your stock radio anyway, upgrade to an aftermarket head unit. It will improve the sound quality out of your door speakers and you'll be able to send the bass to the back instead of having it go through all your speakers.