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Help with amp

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by RC51, Dec 28, 2008.

  1. Dec 28, 2008 at 4:20 PM
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    RC51

    RC51 [OP] Well-Known Member

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    What is the best way to hook up a power wire on my amp on an 08 DC? Do you run in through the firewall, any suggestions?
     
  2. Dec 28, 2008 at 4:36 PM
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    Johnson8537

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    yep... drivers side
     
  3. Dec 28, 2008 at 4:38 PM
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    jeremy_283

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    i put mine under my pass. seat and had to rotate my seats support bar to allow for clearance..... i ran my RCA's on my door sill and my amp power wire under the carpet up beneath the cup holders and over the steering column through the firewall to my battery.... like on the second or third page on this forum i have a bunch of pics... just look for my username under the post.... and i hear velcro is better than screws to keep your amp stay put
     
  4. Dec 28, 2008 at 4:47 PM
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    RC51

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    What is the best spot, I just don't want to f... something up.
     
  5. Dec 28, 2008 at 4:51 PM
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    I mean where's the best spot to cut the hole? Scared to cut a hole in my baby.
     
  6. Dec 28, 2008 at 4:54 PM
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    jeremy_283

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    i just poked a hole on the rubber with a cloths hanger.... taped my wire to it and worked it on through... it was hard and a tight fit.... but i like when its tight.....

    better seal n all,lol
     
  7. Dec 28, 2008 at 5:00 PM
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    RC51

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    Dont we all.lol Thanks I just have to do it.
     
  8. Dec 28, 2008 at 7:17 PM
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    i just poked a hole on the rubber with a cloths hanger.... taped my wire to it and worked it on through... it was hard and a tight fit.... but i like when its tight.....

    uhhhhhhhhhhhhhh?..........................Nevermind! :eek:
     
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