Can I connect car subwoofer to home stereo?
- Written by Byoosl_Urite
- Published in Improve a Home Stereo
You can use a car subwoofer to a home stereo. It can be able to delegate the same powerful music at your home. In this article, we will see the studios to be followed to connect the car subwoofer to home stereo.
Subwoofers are loudspeakers that can handle both high and low frequency. It can produce a rich 3-dimensional effect. If you wish for better sound quality for the home theater, you can go for a connecting subwoofer.
Disconnect the power supply of the car subwoofer
Add you will be working on the wire; you have to disconnect the power. You should eliminate all the wires and for this, you should have to know about which one you should remove.
Depending upon the model of your car power supply, the colors of the quote will vary. You will often have to eliminate blue, orange, red and green.
You can find some yellow wires. Open the yellow wires for about ancient wisdom with yellow cord. Do the same with the black wires and repeat the procedure for every other one.
Disconnect the subwoofer from the car stereo
After you disconnect the power now you are free to touch all the wires. You will find the lead wire and the actual signal cable is transmitter the sound signals.
Find this and disconnect both of these wires. Pick up this to find for the path back and disconnect them.
Need for tools
You will be needing a
- 12-watt power inverter
- 12 or 16-gauge speaker wire
- RCA audio cable
- Sound system with amplifier
- stereo cable
- paper clips
Attach the power inverter
The subwoofer has two types of connection. They are the power and signal. Attach the power inverter so that you can save your amplifier and subwoofer.
Check whether it gives enough power to the specific amplifier. Please never forget to check the maximum limit that is listed in the amplifier.
For instance, if you want to connect car subwoofer for home theatre, all the connected components can be saved by the power inverter.
Connecting car subwoofer to a home theatre receiver
The subwoofer cable will provide signals using which you can connect the car subwoofer used for home theatre.
Connection of a subwoofer to an amplifier
Mostly you will need an amplifier with your subwoofer. Doing this with a powerful Bass you can hear loud music. This will require12 or 16-gauge speaker wire.
The positioning of a car subwoofer at home
Positioning does influence the sound quality. If you have space in your wall corner, then please do place the subwoofer in the wall corner which will help the sound waves to bounce back.