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Discussion in 'Troubleshooting and Repair' started by KRe8ive, Aug 24, 2012.

  1. KRe8ive

    KRe8ive

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    May 26, 2012
    Unfortunately due to a miss wire, the headunit in my car ended up in smoke. I have since pulled the headunit out and traced the fault to be the amplifier unit in the headunit. I Removed it, put the headunit back in the car and everything else works great.

    What I am hoping is I Have got 2 Fusion 2channel Amplifiers installed in my car, which i would like to wire into the head unit. But it may not be as simple as I was originally hoping.

    Reading the specs on the dead amplifier component, its input impedance is 100KΩ.
    The input impedance on the Fusion Amplifiers is 20KΩ

    I am unsure of the output impedance of the headunit, but I assume i need to make the new amps impedance match the old amps impedance to keep the headunit happy. Is there an easy way to do this?

    Link to Dead amp specs: http://www.datasheetcatalog.org/datasheet/SGSThomsonMicroelectronics/mXytzvz.pdf

    Link to New Amplifier Specs http://www.fusionelectronics.com/car/products/amplifiers-encounter/en-2-Channel-Amplifier

    Link to Sub Specs: http://www.fusionelectronics.com/ca...losures-cs-series/cs-10-Active-Tube-Enclosure

    Note: Reason for keeping current headunit is that it is factory to the car, and also controls the air-conditioning so swapping it out is not an easy option.
     
    Last edited: Aug 26, 2012
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