AE101 Owners Club
Please log in or register
AE101 Owners Club
Please log in or register
AE101 Owners Club
Would you like to react to this message? Create an account in a few clicks or log in to continue.


AE101 Owners Club is a group of 7th gen Corolla enthusiasts from all over the world. If you're a fellow enthusiast, then join us today!
 
HomeRegisterLog in
Log in
Username:
Password:
Log in automatically: 
:: I forgot my password
Latest topics
» Thanks Central City Toyota!!
Amplifier Ground EmptyThu May 12, 2022 12:28 am by viperado

» TOYOTA COROLLA AE101 Rear Lips
Amplifier Ground EmptyThu May 12, 2022 12:24 am by viperado

» 20v Blacktop swapped 95 Corolla Build Thread
Amplifier Ground EmptyWed Apr 27, 2022 7:33 pm by Bryan1

» Finally back to working on my rolla
Amplifier Ground EmptyWed Apr 27, 2022 7:13 pm by Bryan1

» Fresh 101
Amplifier Ground EmptySat Mar 26, 2022 7:00 am by MrOpai

» Bienvenida
Amplifier Ground EmptyMon Mar 21, 2022 12:52 pm by gold94corolla

» Cluster
Amplifier Ground EmptySat Mar 19, 2022 4:40 am by Poolcitoae

» AE101LOVE
Amplifier Ground EmptyFri Mar 18, 2022 1:32 pm by Melonae101coupe

» Jamaican Levin
Amplifier Ground EmptyFri Mar 18, 2022 12:45 pm by gold94corolla

» Key cylinder lock actuator not working
Amplifier Ground EmptyTue Mar 15, 2022 1:57 am by astralcomm15

» Marvin the ZZE122 Wagon
Amplifier Ground EmptySat Mar 05, 2022 6:05 pm by Hiro

» new to the page
Amplifier Ground EmptySun Feb 27, 2022 11:32 pm by niamhtoyotagirl

» Exhaust system
Amplifier Ground EmptyThu Feb 17, 2022 7:44 pm by Nathanmcqueen12

» RARE JDM OEM PARTS
Amplifier Ground EmptyTue Feb 15, 2022 5:12 pm by Argew24

» Power steering rack
Amplifier Ground EmptyFri Feb 04, 2022 4:57 pm by Hiro

Who is online?
In total there are 7 users online :: 0 Registered, 0 Hidden and 7 Guests :: 1 Bot

None

Most users ever online was 316 on Thu Nov 25, 2021 1:28 am
Top posters
miib14 (7382)
Amplifier Ground I_vote_lcapAmplifier Ground I_voting_barAmplifier Ground I_vote_rcap 
gold94corolla (5230)
Amplifier Ground I_vote_lcapAmplifier Ground I_voting_barAmplifier Ground I_vote_rcap 
SHEHROZE ARAIN (1783)
Amplifier Ground I_vote_lcapAmplifier Ground I_voting_barAmplifier Ground I_vote_rcap 
MirrorEyes (1540)
Amplifier Ground I_vote_lcapAmplifier Ground I_voting_barAmplifier Ground I_vote_rcap 
magweal (1403)
Amplifier Ground I_vote_lcapAmplifier Ground I_voting_barAmplifier Ground I_vote_rcap 
Sgt_Lyna (1243)
Amplifier Ground I_vote_lcapAmplifier Ground I_voting_barAmplifier Ground I_vote_rcap 
Kiwi-Corolla (1218)
Amplifier Ground I_vote_lcapAmplifier Ground I_voting_barAmplifier Ground I_vote_rcap 
knite (1102)
Amplifier Ground I_vote_lcapAmplifier Ground I_voting_barAmplifier Ground I_vote_rcap 
Corolla Sound (1102)
Amplifier Ground I_vote_lcapAmplifier Ground I_voting_barAmplifier Ground I_vote_rcap 
Argew24 (1053)
Amplifier Ground I_vote_lcapAmplifier Ground I_voting_barAmplifier Ground I_vote_rcap 
Top posting users this month
viperado
Amplifier Ground I_vote_lcapAmplifier Ground I_voting_barAmplifier Ground I_vote_rcap 
Bryan1
Amplifier Ground I_vote_lcapAmplifier Ground I_voting_barAmplifier Ground I_vote_rcap 
Statistics
We have 3988 registered users
The newest registered user is squeezyfeet

Our users have posted a total of 42586 messages in 3002 subjects
Search
 
 

Display results as :
 
Rechercher Advanced Search
Please Donate to the Site
Like Us On Facebook!
Most Viewed Topics
RARE JDM OEM PARTS
★ The AE-202 Project ★
★ The AE-202 Project (Continued) ★
Corolla Sound's 97 DX AE101 On-Going Project
Project ce100 rises
Lexus IS300
Corolla BEAMS conversion
Rachids XLi to GLTSJDMi+ project
AE101 from the Philippines
★ 1993 Toyota Corolla 花冠 ターボ Saloon ★
Most active topics
★ The AE-202 Project ★
My 93' Corolla from New Zealand (JDM AE100)
Lexus IS300
Corolla Sound's 97 DX AE101 On-Going Project
★ The AE-202 Project (Continued) ★
Project ce100 rises
Rachids XLi to GLTSJDMi+ project
RARE JDM OEM PARTS
KennyDang91's Corolla 95 (Warning: Tons of pics on page 1)
Daves Corolla
May 2022
MonTueWedThuFriSatSun
      1
2345678
9101112131415
16171819202122
23242526272829
3031     
CalendarCalendar

 

 Amplifier Ground

Go down 
5 posters
AuthorMessage
affliKtd
Member
Member
affliKtd


Posts : 99
Reputation : 0
Join date : 2012-09-21
Age : 107
Location : NZ

Amplifier Ground Empty
PostSubject: Amplifier Ground   Amplifier Ground EmptyFri Sep 21, 2012 7:49 am

Hey all, I've got a New Zealand new AE101 1.6GL sedan. I've had previous attempts at installing an amplifier in my car, yet no matter where I ground it, I always get HUGE amounts of feedback. Just wondering if anyone has any ideas on where to ground/mount my amplifier, taking into consideration that there's barely any room in my boot due to the fact that it's usually filled up with bikes, and would like it to be hidden due to the large amount of dodgy people that live around me! Smile Cheers.
Back to top Go down
miib14
Site Administrator
Site Administrator
miib14


Posts : 7382
Reputation : 175
Join date : 2011-04-27
Age : 31
Location : Manchester

Amplifier Ground Empty
PostSubject: Re: Amplifier Ground   Amplifier Ground EmptyFri Sep 21, 2012 8:21 am

how about on the back of the seats?

_________________
Amplifier Ground MIIB

★ 1993 Toyota Corolla Saloon  ★
トヨタ 花
♥️ AE-202 Owner ♥️

It's all about N/A Power.....
198 bhp and 148 lbft

4efte Build : http://www.ae101ownersclub.com/t3-1993-toyota-corolla-saloon

3SGE Build Part 1 : http://www.ae101ownersclub.com/t291-the-ae-202-project
3SGE Build Part 2 : http://www.ae101ownersclub.com/t1388-the-ae-202-project-continued
Back to top Go down
http://www.ae101ownersclub.com
affliKtd
Member
Member
affliKtd


Posts : 99
Reputation : 0
Join date : 2012-09-21
Age : 107
Location : NZ

Amplifier Ground Empty
PostSubject: Re: Amplifier Ground   Amplifier Ground EmptyFri Sep 21, 2012 8:24 am

Unfortunately I can't as when my bike is in the boot I also have to put the back seat down Sad the only place I've found that works really well is under the driver/passenger seat. Although from there I get stuck as I'm not sure where to run the ground to. Thinking about running it to the strut tower as it's only like 1m away, but unsure how it would work.

_________________
I hate speedbumps.
Back to top Go down
miib14
Site Administrator
Site Administrator
miib14


Posts : 7382
Reputation : 175
Join date : 2011-04-27
Age : 31
Location : Manchester

Amplifier Ground Empty
PostSubject: Re: Amplifier Ground   Amplifier Ground EmptyFri Sep 21, 2012 8:26 am

what about under the carpet and near the gear shifter or handbrake lever?

_________________
Amplifier Ground MIIB

★ 1993 Toyota Corolla Saloon  ★
トヨタ 花
♥️ AE-202 Owner ♥️

It's all about N/A Power.....
198 bhp and 148 lbft

4efte Build : http://www.ae101ownersclub.com/t3-1993-toyota-corolla-saloon

3SGE Build Part 1 : http://www.ae101ownersclub.com/t291-the-ae-202-project
3SGE Build Part 2 : http://www.ae101ownersclub.com/t1388-the-ae-202-project-continued
Back to top Go down
http://www.ae101ownersclub.com
affliKtd
Member
Member
affliKtd


Posts : 99
Reputation : 0
Join date : 2012-09-21
Age : 107
Location : NZ

Amplifier Ground Empty
PostSubject: Re: Amplifier Ground   Amplifier Ground EmptyFri Sep 21, 2012 8:28 am

Do you know of any bolts that would be okay to mount it to? I would rather avoid drilling holes in my tunnel Razz. The bolts I've tried to mount it to before have always had plastic insulating them :/

_________________
I hate speedbumps.
Back to top Go down
Hiro
Super Member
Super Member
Hiro


Posts : 541
Reputation : 16
Join date : 2012-04-27
Age : 38
Location : Newcastle, Australia

Amplifier Ground Empty
PostSubject: Re: Amplifier Ground   Amplifier Ground EmptyFri Sep 21, 2012 8:30 am

My amp is in the boot and I grounded it to one of the rear suspension strut top-hat bolts, works fine and doesn't get in the way of folding the seats down etc (the sub box does though Razz)

_________________
Amplifier Ground New_sig-1
AE102 - Charlene the Old Faithful 71.7kw atw, amassing awesome JDM options
JZZ30 - Lexi the Spacecruiser 1JZGTE>>3SGE. Now an organ donor
ST162 - Charlie the non-ghey Celica. 3SGE>>4AGE - GOOOOONE
AE82 - Rosie the Bitsa from Hell!, 70.8kw atw. Has been converted into garage space and money at last
KE55 - Billie the Beast.  Sadly missed

Back to top Go down
affliKtd
Member
Member
affliKtd


Posts : 99
Reputation : 0
Join date : 2012-09-21
Age : 107
Location : NZ

Amplifier Ground Empty
PostSubject: Re: Amplifier Ground   Amplifier Ground EmptyFri Sep 21, 2012 8:34 am

Yeah that's where I was thinking about mounting the ground to, it shouldn't affect the grounding too much coming from under the seat, right? I know it should be as short as possible, but it's only a 4 x 65w RMS amplifier.

_________________
I hate speedbumps.
Back to top Go down
miib14
Site Administrator
Site Administrator
miib14


Posts : 7382
Reputation : 175
Join date : 2011-04-27
Age : 31
Location : Manchester

Amplifier Ground Empty
PostSubject: Re: Amplifier Ground   Amplifier Ground EmptyFri Sep 21, 2012 8:37 am

shifter surround...

Amplifier Ground CIMG9991
Amplifier Ground CIMG9993
Amplifier Ground CIMG0014

_________________
Amplifier Ground MIIB

★ 1993 Toyota Corolla Saloon  ★
トヨタ 花
♥️ AE-202 Owner ♥️

It's all about N/A Power.....
198 bhp and 148 lbft

4efte Build : http://www.ae101ownersclub.com/t3-1993-toyota-corolla-saloon

3SGE Build Part 1 : http://www.ae101ownersclub.com/t291-the-ae-202-project
3SGE Build Part 2 : http://www.ae101ownersclub.com/t1388-the-ae-202-project-continued
Back to top Go down
http://www.ae101ownersclub.com
miib14
Site Administrator
Site Administrator
miib14


Posts : 7382
Reputation : 175
Join date : 2011-04-27
Age : 31
Location : Manchester

Amplifier Ground Empty
PostSubject: Re: Amplifier Ground   Amplifier Ground EmptyFri Sep 21, 2012 8:39 am

what about under the seat bolts?

_________________
Amplifier Ground MIIB

★ 1993 Toyota Corolla Saloon  ★
トヨタ 花
♥️ AE-202 Owner ♥️

It's all about N/A Power.....
198 bhp and 148 lbft

4efte Build : http://www.ae101ownersclub.com/t3-1993-toyota-corolla-saloon

3SGE Build Part 1 : http://www.ae101ownersclub.com/t291-the-ae-202-project
3SGE Build Part 2 : http://www.ae101ownersclub.com/t1388-the-ae-202-project-continued
Back to top Go down
http://www.ae101ownersclub.com
affliKtd
Member
Member
affliKtd


Posts : 99
Reputation : 0
Join date : 2012-09-21
Age : 107
Location : NZ

Amplifier Ground Empty
PostSubject: Re: Amplifier Ground   Amplifier Ground EmptyFri Sep 21, 2012 8:40 am

I've tried like every single seat bolt and it just gives a ton of feedback, not nice at all!

_________________
I hate speedbumps.
Back to top Go down
gold94corolla
Site Administrator
Site Administrator
gold94corolla


Posts : 5230
Reputation : 181
Join date : 2011-04-29
Age : 35

Amplifier Ground Empty
PostSubject: Re: Amplifier Ground   Amplifier Ground EmptyFri Sep 21, 2012 9:16 am

Are you sure it has a good ground? Did you sand to bare metal? Maybe there's something wrong with your amp, or maybe even the chassis ground.
Back to top Go down
knite
Supreme Member!
Supreme Member!
knite


Posts : 1102
Reputation : 15
Join date : 2012-07-08
Location : Kent

Amplifier Ground Empty
PostSubject: Re: Amplifier Ground   Amplifier Ground EmptyFri Sep 21, 2012 10:19 am

what kind of noise r u getting? do u have a vid? it could be alternator noise in which case u would need one of these. you can tell if its this as the noise changes to higher pitch when revving the car.

click here

u can buy them from halfords for about £5 as u only need 1.

hope that helps Smile

_________________
Amplifier Ground Siggy1png
Back to top Go down
affliKtd
Member
Member
affliKtd


Posts : 99
Reputation : 0
Join date : 2012-09-21
Age : 107
Location : NZ

Amplifier Ground Empty
PostSubject: Re: Amplifier Ground   Amplifier Ground EmptyFri Sep 21, 2012 12:46 pm

Sanded back to bare metal each time. It's just the location as I've tried 4 different amps. I know for a fact that it's alternator whine.

_________________
I hate speedbumps.
Back to top Go down
knite
Supreme Member!
Supreme Member!
knite


Posts : 1102
Reputation : 15
Join date : 2012-07-08
Location : Kent

Amplifier Ground Empty
PostSubject: Re: Amplifier Ground   Amplifier Ground EmptySat Sep 22, 2012 5:01 am

affliKtd wrote:
Sanded back to bare metal each time. It's just the location as I've tried 4 different amps. I know for a fact that it's alternator whine.

so it is alternator whine? or did u miss type?

_________________
Amplifier Ground Siggy1png
Back to top Go down
affliKtd
Member
Member
affliKtd


Posts : 99
Reputation : 0
Join date : 2012-09-21
Age : 107
Location : NZ

Amplifier Ground Empty
PostSubject: Re: Amplifier Ground   Amplifier Ground EmptySun Sep 23, 2012 4:12 pm

Yeah it definitely is alternator whine

_________________
I hate speedbumps.
Back to top Go down
knite
Supreme Member!
Supreme Member!
knite


Posts : 1102
Reputation : 15
Join date : 2012-07-08
Location : Kent

Amplifier Ground Empty
PostSubject: Re: Amplifier Ground   Amplifier Ground EmptyMon Sep 24, 2012 5:10 am

then get a suppressor that bolts on to the alternator they are only about £5 from halfords and they just slide onto the alternator bolts so are easy to it.

_________________
Amplifier Ground Siggy1png
Back to top Go down
Sponsored content





Amplifier Ground Empty
PostSubject: Re: Amplifier Ground   Amplifier Ground Empty

Back to top Go down
 
Amplifier Ground
Back to top 
Page 1 of 1

Permissions in this forum:You cannot reply to topics in this forum
AE101 Owners Club :: AE101 Tech: DIYs, Q&A :: Electronics & Lighting-
Jump to: