What is a car amplifier channel?

Answer A car's sound system can have one, two or four channels. Each channel feeds its own speaker. An external or additional amplifier increases the sound level to drive larger speakers. Use an amplifier... Read More »

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What does channel mean on an amplifier?

The number of channels an amplifier has is the number of individual output signals it can produce. Each individual channel typically powers one loudspeaker. The signals fed to the speakers usually ... Read More »

What is the Definition of Channel Separation on a Car Audio Amplifier?

Channel separation from an audio amplifier refers to the amount of crosstalk, or bleeding, between the channels of a stereo system. A low amount of crosstalk is indicative of a large channel separa... Read More »

How to Hook Up a 2 Channel Amplifier?

Successful hookup of a 2-channel amplifier requires matching the correct mixer and speaker components as recommended in your owner's manual. 2-channel amplifiers are also called stereo amplifiers, ... Read More »

How to Troubleshoot a Bad Channel Amplifier?

One bad channel on an amplifier can ruin your entire system. If the left rear speaker isn't playing, you notice. Before you start tearing out wires and throwing away your amplifier, you might want ... Read More »