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post #1 of 3 (permalink) Old Jun 26th, 01, 06:49 PM Thread Starter
 
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Hey ,I am thinking of putting a new stereo in my car.Actually it doesn't have one at all but I am going to put a new cd player in it and 4 6 by 9's .I think I have a stock 60 amp or whatever a stock small block chevy alternator is .Oh and I run an electric fuel pump and an electric fan.
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post #2 of 3 (permalink) Old Jul 14th, 01, 07:12 PM
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Hello Jason, I just finshed putting a seceret audio with a CD player in my 67 Camaro with a stock alternator. I found that it was ok but when running the unit and my headlights I lost a lot of the bright light in the lights. I have now upgraded to a 105 amp output alternator. It has helped alot.
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post #3 of 3 (permalink) Old Jul 16th, 01, 09:24 AM
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Upgrade to an internal regulated alternator. With all that juice running your system your stock alternator my not be able to keep your ignition running at idle.

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