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    Hi im new to the site and this is my first post ...but im wanting to add an amp to my car but i want to keep my standard head unit the cd70 navi cos i dont want to lose my sat nav just wondering if any one knows if its possible to do it and if it is do i require any addtional wiring an how easy is it to do

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    Dont think it has the outputs for this.

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    Can be done by going from the rear speakers,rca-speaker convertor

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    Quote Originally Posted by fenderguitar View Post
    Can be done by going from the rear speakers,rca-speaker convertor
    thats gr8 cheers how do u control the power supply to the amp is there a connection to go into so it will turn the amp on and off via the ignation

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    Quote Originally Posted by fenderguitar View Post
    Can be done by going from the rear speakers,rca-speaker convertor

    do you know what colour the rear speaker cables are or is it marked on the back of the cd70

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    Or get an amp with high inputs, which can be taken directly off the speakers - so no need for RCA converts.

    If you are looking for a trigger on power, then look in the rear fuse box for a switched live.

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    iv already got the amp mate 600 watt 4 channel and my brother says i'll need the line out convertor and wiring kit

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