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You hooked the ground wire to you amp to a hot wire. The hot wire is black and it's the hot wire to the cigarette lighter. I used to be a Ford mechanic and saw this alot and charged people lots of money to fix their Stupid mistake.

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The cause of this issue can be blown fuses in the car. If the fuses are not blown, there is a fault in the electrical system.

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A dead or weak battery is one of the more common reasons for a car to experience electrical problems. A bad alternator, blown fuse, or broken wire are other common causes.

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