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      12-06-2012, 04:58 PM   #50
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Originally Posted by sniffer View Post
So, been reading about for hours and not getting far. . .but:

. .these "balanced" outputs from the head unit. . . do you need to keep the Vibe switched "High" level inputs even if I have coded the HU to Hi-Fi to put out low level . .

I am thinking that perhaps when switched to "Low" level input, as I have done, the Vibe is expecting the signal on the RCA pin to be the signal and the shield to simply be 0V. . .which is not the case with the Hi-Fi configuration because of these "balanced" outputs.

I have read a thread which says the Vibe amp supports balanced outputs but perhaps only when switched in "High" level input mode?
Yeah i think your rite in what your saying. What i gather is only the jl amps and arc-mini amps can be used when using differential outputs. Thats one of the reasons i went with the ms8 it sorts all these issues out.
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