This Subwoofer Wiring Diagrams are presented to you by CT Sounds. Find out the easiest way to wire you subwoofers using our subwoofer wiring diagrams for your car audio setup, available for free! Enjoy the subwoofer wiring calulator and share the knowledge for free.. Subwoofer Wiring Guide The impedance and number of drivers you have chosen will dictate how you need to wire up your system. Use the below guide to find the answer:. Below are the available wiring diagrams for the speaker configuration you selected. The resulting impedance (ohm load) is considered the "Nominal Impedance" seen by the amplifier..
The wiring diagrams, mentioned in the following paragraphs, are just some of the best options available to you. Important To avoid your high-powered amplifier from overheating, as well as damage to both your amp and subs, the ohms you drive your amp with must not be lower than what it is designed to handle.. This wiring diagram shows how a full-blown car audio system upgrade gets wired in a car. The system depicted includes new speakers, an aftermarket receiver , a 4-channel amp for the front and rear pairs of full-range speakers , and a mono amp for a subwoofer .. Subwoofer Wiring Diagrams. Step #1 – Choose the # of subwoofers you will wire in your system from one amplifier output. Step #2 – Specify 2 or 4 ohm single voice coil OR 2 or 4 ohm dual voice coil subwoofer(s) The Subwoofer Wiring Diagram tool will then display two wiring options with the final impedance at the amplifier..
Wiring Subwoofers Correctly A question that comes up quite often via email has to do with no bass output even with large car audio subwoofers. Generally this problem occurs with more than one subwoofer but can happen with dual voice coil subwoofers.. The two single 4 Ohm subs are easy to wire and you can see that in the diagram above. However, the dual 2 Ohm subs will use a combination: first we wire each subwoofer in a series and then wire them together in parallel at the amplifier..