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post #1 of 3 (permalink) Old 07-19-2012 Thread Starter
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12v+ wire in trunk behind panel?

I'm putting a small amp in my mustang and ran into a wire near the emergency fuel pump shutoff, it looks like its for a CD changer or something, can I use it for the battery to amp?

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post #2 of 3 (permalink) Old 07-29-2012
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that wire looks a real thin gauge. if your amplifier pulls too many amps it can heat that wire to the point of failure.

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Definitely not.

Check the amp requirements for the guage wire you need to power the amp. Running the power cable for the amp in the Mustang is really easy, maybe a 1 hour job at most if you're being really clean and tidy with the installation.

I most definitely would not use any existing power cables.
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