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Articles & Videos: Car Amplifiers

You can connect speakers to an amp by wiring the amp's output wires to the harness behind the stereo, where all the speaker connections are accessible in one place.

Alpine's V-Power car amplifiers are smaller than ever, and they employ smart digital technology that makes them incredibly versatile.

Pioneer's versatile 2013 car amplifiers help you get needed power to your speakers. They're compact, powerful, and even 1-ohm stable so it's easy to match subs.

Adding an amplifier to your car is a fun project. This article presents five important tips to help achieve a successful and problem-free installation.

Kicker's Yellow Series of amps, speakers and subs gives you the performance you expect from Kicker at a more affordable price. This year's models are better than ever.

Stephen D's 2003 Jaguar X-Type
by Dominic Devito

Stephen D. from Farmington, NM, added a pair of hard-hitting 12" JL Audio w3v3 subwoofers and an Alpine DVD receiver to his 2003 Jaguar X-Type sedan.

Check out this overview of a typical installation to see the steps involved when you install an amplifier in your vehicle.

Kicker's CompR and CompRT subwoofers, plus their KX amplifiers, give you the sound and performance you expect from Kicker when you're building a car audio system.

Eric C's 2008 Saturn Vue
by Dominic Devito

Eric C. of Streamwood, IL, boasts a well-hidden system in his 2008 Saturn Vue XE, with a Pioneer DVD receiver, Infinity speakers, MTX subs, and a pair of Pioneer amps.

Video: setting your amp's gain control
by Robert Ferency-Viars

Check out our quick and easy method for properly setting the gain on your car amplifier, which prevents distortion and reduces noise.

If you're a real audiophile, Sony's Hi-Res Audio system can bring listening-room sound quality to your daily drive.

Otis's 2010 Jeep Compass
by Matt Freeman

A look at an all-Alpine sound system, including stereo, speakers, amp, and sub, in a 2010 Jeep Compass