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  1. Wiring two 4 ohm dvc subs to amp

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Didn't know where else to ask that would get seen quickly. Im in pursuit of a good sounding stereo system. I just upgraded the head unit. Now im adding two subs under the rear deck in an infinite baffle set up. I haven't wired subs in ages and when i did it was not dvc. I have 2 amps. One...
  2. cleaning out the house and garage - a/d/s car audio subs f/s

    Misc for Sale
    Brand new never used still in the box. I have (2) of these. a/d/s a10s subs. 10" dia subs. These subs are all about sound quality vs SPL. Yes they can get loud, but they don't SLAM. If your into sound quality and are looking for that clean low tight bass, these are for you. There aren't very...
  3. FS: B5.5 parts - Monster Mats, Wooden shift knob, McCulloch HID kit, badgeless, subs

    Parts For Sale
    Hey guys! No longer have the B5.5, but have some final parts and accessories laying around for sale. Shoot me a PM if you are interested or have any questions! Cheers! Monster Mats (Round posts)- SOLD - Local preferred since they are heavy: I'll be in the Allentown,PA area until 1/3...
  4. 01 GLX 30v 2.8L sound systems

    Mobile Electronics
    Just curious to what other owners of the passat with similar styling use as far as subs. I just want a good sound with limited trunk rattle. I also am curious if it is worth purchasing a capacitor or if the alternator is good enough. also, for those with the monsoon stock sound system what...
  5. FS: Rare subs for sale

    Misc for Sale
    Pair of rare OZ Audio subs for sale. 12" Matrix Elites ME12.4 dual 4 ohm subs. These have excellent low reproduction and hit very well. selling because I need 3000w subs. Looking for $120/obo email me at [email protected]
  6. Has anyone enclosed custom subs in the rear side of their b6 wagon?

    Mobile Electronics
    Hello everyone. I have a B6 Wagon and I would like to enclose 2 subs on the side at the rear. I saw a nice looking wagon with 2x 10 inch subs enclosed and it looked sweet. Im wondering if it was a custom job or if those enclosures are sold somewhere. These are the 2 pockets used as storage. The...
  7. heelp pioneer subs

    Mobile Electronics
    So I'm looking to get 12" enclosed sub and it has a 1000 watt peak and a 250 RMS watt just wondering how big of amp should I get? Kind of a newbie when comes to subs and amps. Thanks guys
  8. RPMs dropping when subs play full tilt

    Mobile Electronics
    Im quite not sure what is happening here but hopefully you guys can figure it out :) When I have my system a little loud the RPM's dip. From like 820 to 780 depending how much bass the song has. I checked the voltage at the battery terminals with the system bumping and it stays between 14.45-...
  9. ATTN: Those who have hard hitting subs!

    Mobile Electronics
    I recently swapped my system from my old car into my new passat :D I'm thrilled with the sound and everything works perfectly, but there is an annoying rattle in front of my right ear. It's not the mirror, I can't figure out if it's coming from the headliner or the sunroof, no matter how many...
  10. installed sub and now car wont shift out of park! 2008 2.0t

    Volkswagen Passat B6 Discussion
    i just installed a sub in my 2008 2.0t passat and after everything was hooked up started my car and it would not shift out of park plus i had parking brake error and airbag error lights show up on my dash but don't know y this happened only tap'd in to the sunroof fuse for hooking this up and...
  11. FS: 2 JL Audio subs in box

    Parts For Sale
    What up. I have 2 JL Audio subs in a box that I'd like to sell. I got them from my sister but never installed them because I never bought an amp, so right now they are taking up space in the casa. Trying to save for a wedding next fall so they must go! I would prefer not to ship...large item. $150.
  12. car stalls with subs on high

    Mobile Electronics
    my 99 passat turbo stalls a lot when sitting at a light with the bass hitting, why does this happen, amp is wired directly to the positive battery terminal, i have a terminator 12 dual box enclosure witha a rockford 500 watt 2 channel. Help Please!!! Jon
  13. Help to complete sub/amp install

    Mobile Electronics
    I have searched and searched and for some reason have not been able to come across the information I need so hopefully you guys can help me. I have a 2001.5 GLX 4 motion with a monsoon system and have installed my subs but I have run into what I would call unknown areas to my knowledge. So I...
  14. Airbag fault from subs?

    Volkswagen Passat B6 Discussion
    I just installed a sub box and amp and I started my car to get an airbag fault. Has anyone ever experienced this? I didnt do a ghetto wire job or anything. Any suggestions on how to clear this?
  15. subs to stock amp?

    Mobile Electronics
    i have a b5.5 with the stock Monsoon amp and everything, and my brother has a '12 sub he said he'd just give to me, so all i'd need to buy is a box. but would it be possible to hook up the sub to the stock amp? and would i really even hear much of a difference? would i need to upgrade the wiring...
  16. Subs mounted in rear speaker tray, feasable or flop?

    Mobile Electronics
    A buddy of mine has a pair of jl 8w6's he wants to sell me, would mounting them in the rear speaker tray with the right amp/box and proper cutting of the tray be something that I would want to get done or would I be asking for a fubar'd sound? Of course it would all be built and done by...
  17. 6.5 inch subs in rear speaker location

    Mobile Electronics
    It's for the VR, but the measurements are the same for a Passat (not sure about depth though). But first, how do you think it would sound? Second, I can't seem to find any trusted brand names or brands that I know anything about (kenwood, alpine etc.) I think Kicker has some low profile ones...
  18. so some b6's have ports for subs allredy?

    Mobile Electronics
    my friend just took his sub out of his civic and gave it to me, i have all the wiers and cords i would need as well as the amp, i can pay the 50$ to get in stallled at frys electronics ( a reptuable store in my area ) but i have the luxery/sports packages on my 2006 passat. i also have the deck...
  19. Subs for my b6

    Volkswagen Passat B6 Discussion
    my friend just took his sub out of his civic and gave it to me, i have all the wiers and cords i would need as well as the amp, i can pay the 50$ to get in stallled at frys electronics ( a reptuable store in my area ) but i have the luxery/sports packages on my 2006 passat. i also have the deck...
  20. Help me pick 2 new 12'' subs (1000 watt amp)

    Mobile Electronics
    So I need two new 12''s. My audiopipes are on the way out and the wall of the sub is dented from something I put in my trunk. I would like something that fits good with my 1000 watt MAX soundstream amp (500 wrms). My audiopipe eye candy 12''s were 1600 watts max and they slammed. I play mostly...
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