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Hmmm that's kinda weird. Right now I still say install the ground loop isolator. That should fix your problem.
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Wait. I miss read. I had literally the same set up with the box in the middle seat. I had to remove that so I could take measurements for my new box. I put the CURRENT box in the bed of the truck. Not the new box.
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Okay... so what has changed then is your ground going to the battery and now your sub wiring going from your amp inside the cab to your sub in the bed of the truck correct?

Is it at all possible that something is interfering with your speaker wire going from your amp to your sub outside the cab?
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Yes, that's correct.

It's pretty bad wire. But it's the same wire I've used to test and mess with lots of other things.

I'm going to a local car audio place that I go to alot, I'm going to pick up a ground loop isolator and new speaker wire.

It's not because the ground is 4 gauge and the power is 6, is it? I mean, before it was 6 gauge power (same) and like 14 or 12 gauge ground. Hah. Maybe 10.it was terrible.
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Ya, I'd definitely go to your local shop and talk to them about it for another opinion. They should know more about the subject that most people on the forum. I'm sure it's something they see quite often and they should know how to fix it no problem.

The fact that your ground is bigger than your power wire shouldn't be a problem at all...
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I still say find a frame ground not the battery. And use a ground loop isolator..
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I still say find a frame ground not the battery. And use a ground loop isolator..
The whole frame of the truck is grounded to the battery.... by grounding your amp to the frame it's just giving it a harder path to get back to the battery giving the ground circuit more resistance which is the opposite of what you want....
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Is a noise filter the same as an isolator? That's all I'm seeing at this shop. RCA filter/isolator or not?
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Nevermind. I got the isolator.
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Nevermind. I got the isolator.
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