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Sub with factory head unit?

Is it possible to wire a sub to a factory headunit?
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Someone should sticky this particular question, along with the options to go along with it.
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Someone should sticky this particular question, along with the options to go along with it.
It will still get asked even if it's stickied
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Avery, look for an amp with speaker level inputs or buy a line converter, then you'll splice off from the speaker wires to your amp. Remember the quad speakers are still playing the low bass unless you put a high pass filter in front of them so don't crank it too much.

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My Girlfriend has an inline converter on her 08 Escape and sound isnt quite as good as a aftermarket head unit but it still works quite nicely
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I just upgraded my door speakers and added an amp and sub. Between the bass/treble adj. on the deck, and the Gain and lp filter on the amp, I dialed in the sound very nicely even keeping the stock deck.

side note: the rear speaker wires run under the carpet right next to the drivers seat on my 02 xlt 4dr. Thats a great place to patch into them for a speaker level input to a subwoofer amp.
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its actually fairly easy.. I went to bestbuy, and bought a rca adapter.. it has two female ends running to one male end.. I cut the male end off, and seperated the two. then I took out my closest speaker, cut some of the coating off the wire, and wrapped the wires from the adapter around it.. then I run my rca cables from my amp to my adapter and wired my remote wire to my cluster fuse (: I can get pictures if anyone wants them..
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