Amp and Sub Woofer: Seeking Help & Advice
Hello to everyone,
I recently was generously given 2 amps and a subwoofer for free. I went to my local electronics store and talked to one of the store clerks in the car audio department for how to hook them up to my system.
He told me that all cars since 1999 have the required red and white cables at the back of the car radio. So I bought the entire kit of necessary wires from the store.
I got back home, dismantled the dash board, and removed the radio only to find that the MINI Boost radio DOES NOT have any of the required output wires. HOWEVER there are 2 open slots behind the radio where I assume adapters for such purposes would go. After hours of research, I came across this one product:
Integral Audio MINI Cooper Amplfier/Speaker Wiring Harness R55 R56 R57 R58 R59 : Vehicle Amplifier Wiring Harnesses (won't let me post a URL, sorry!)(please do a google search with the information)
Now my questions are: Is this the right adapter I am looking for? Do I have any other options WITHOUT splicing? are there any cheaper products that can achieve the same result? (99$ seems extremely steep). Am I even on the right track??
2008 Clubman S
Mini Boost radio (appears to be an alpine).
Thank you for reading, anything will be helpful!