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Old 03-26-2010, 06:32 AM
03RangerKid 03RangerKid is offline
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Default Cap help

Ok, so i just bought 2 12' subs in place of my 8's that are now blown. Does anyone know how many amps a stock 03 ford ranger XLT 3.0L V6's alternator will put out so i can see if i need a capacitor? THanks in advance!
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Old 03-30-2010, 03:48 PM
madman27 madman27 is offline
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Default Re: Cap help

prob 90amp...
it should say on the amp itself
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Old 03-31-2010, 10:14 AM
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Default Re: Cap help

You can always get an explorer alternator that puts out about 130 amps.
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Old 04-05-2010, 11:22 PM
Ruger Splash Ruger Splash is offline
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Default Re: Cap help

one thing to remember... when adding say 4awg power wire to run your amp... you should always add that the same awg ground to your battery as a ground stiffener. To solve my poer problems since i was running over 10,000 watts of power at one point... I added two batteries a 15 farrad cap and ordered an ohio generator 220a alternator.
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Old 04-05-2010, 11:30 PM
Fx4wannabe01 Fx4wannabe01 is offline
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Default Re: Cap help

Manual trans : 95a
Auto trans : 105a
Explorer : 130a
'01 XLT disguised as a '03 Fx4 Level II.
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