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power cable goes from battery to cap + terminal. separate power cable from cap + terminal to the amp. make sure the amp and cap are grounded.

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Q: How do you install a car audio capacitor?
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Where can one learn how to install a car capacitor?

There are many ways one could gain the knowledge to be able to install a car audio capacitor. One could go to college, or university and study electronics. One could get advice from a friend or a book on the subject.


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