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Old 08-24-2011, 01:44 AM
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Im just wondering at what power level, watt wise, you added to yoru charging system for your stereo
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Hmmm... I would say if you are going over 1000 watts RMS, then it's time to consider an alternator upgrade. A battery upgrade is never a bad idea no matter what power you are pushing.

I am going to try the "big three" upgrade soon since I have a ton of 4ga. wire laying around. Then we'll look at upgrading the battery... and go from there.
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I already have a red top in my truck (left over from the racecar when it ran an alternator) and planned on doing the big 3 when I installed my amp. Im going to be running 1500RMS just to the sub and a 1/0G power wire and was going to order some extra and do the big 3 with 1/0G when I did the amp. Im also going to be running an amp for the component so I plan to be up around 2000RMS total system watts

Any idea where to get an upgraded hemi alternator?
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greeeeeat just what i need, another high cost litt part lol time to hit egay!
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