2005 Kia Amanti Q&A
2005 Kia Amanti Question: Amplifier replacement
Have you checked ALL fuses? AMP may have separate fuse , aside from the normal two for the radio. As for replacing it , most any car stereo place would have connectors to adapt from factory harness to aftermarket. - ziptie12
Had the same problem with my 2005 Kia Amanti. If you got hissing and popping, then nothing, you can be fairly sure your amp is shorted out. Prices for a new amp range from $400.00 to $600.00. Used, on E-bay, run from $115.00 to $150.00 with no real guarantee that it will still be working in a month. I chose to look in the junk yards and found out that the 2004-2006 Hundi Genesis, with the infinity stereo has the same amp with a different mounting bracket. It's located above the rear passenger side tire and comes out with a 10mm socket. That must be a good spot because the one I found was in pristine condition for $10.00. Happy hunting! - diyjohn
Had some body work done on left rear side, radio quit playing. I've removed the amplifier, it shows signs of having been wet (rusted bottom). I don't want to replace the amplifier before checking t...
after a day of rain, popping sounds in stereo, low volume, static. no sound after 1 1/2 days. i am told the amplifier had water in it and shorted out. Repair? Replace? How would water get in there?...
Our radio had sudden loud static then stopped working. We think its the amplifier, because all the control light and CD counter continue to work. All fuses have been checked. Any suggestions?
I have no audio sound coming from my radio, cd, satellite radio or casette player. The display shows that its receiving signals but I'm unable to hear anything. My husband checked the speakers and ...
the amplifier..where is it located on my car?