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So i redid some things today..
ran a run of 4/0 from front to back, switched out Install bay 1/0 for Stinger HPM 1/0, relocated battery from the cargo area to the spare tire well, hid all my wires and moved my amp from behind my sub box to infront of it so i could get the port away from the hatch and get everything secured down.

So now my amp is in front of the port, not blocking it but didnt know if the port velocity might rattle my amp internals..

What do u guys think?

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I dont see it hurting it, if anything, it will just keep it cooler. Just my .02
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I was thinking the same thing with the moving air cooling it..
the issue is the amp is wedged between the box and the back trim piece.. hopefully vibrations from the box wont jiggle the amp

EDIT: havent gotten this amp to run warm yet.. set to a soft clip, @ 1.5ohm but my electrical is stout
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Went to the bar to get some food and ran into a old friend from AA (go figure) and gave him a demo.. but something didnt sound right.. wasnt as loud as it was before.. thought maybe had something to do with the port not being so close to the hatch, which baffled me because moving it away should of yeilded positive relults.. got out a DMM and found one of my subs was unhooked inside of the box, LOL..cant wait to hear it tomorrow, lol
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