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I have a 2009 Chevy Silverado and I really don't want to put a new stereo unit in just for a sub.  Then I had this idea, use the 12V lighter port and auxiliary port to power a small sub.  My truck has 2 of those ports right beneath the stereo unit.  Is it possible to use both of those using a converter/inverter to change the power to go to a small say... 200-300w amp ounted to the box for the sub and have a small sub like 4" or 6" and not have it bolted in.  Then for the audio signal, instead of pluging an aux cord straight from a phone to the port, some sort of preport thing that would plug into the aux port and then the aux cord would plug into it and the bass line would be picked up and sent to the sub and then send on the rest(treb/mid) on to the trucks stereo.  Is there a way for this to work an if so, could I possibly get a recommendation to where to get the help to make it? Thanks

No sorry bad idea, the cigarrete lighter port its a low current output for cellphones gps  or a lighter, also the wiring is not capable of sending the current any amplifier will need,
you have to run a battery power cable  
and a hi low interface for your factory radio

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Ernesto R


Please year and model of the vehicle, I need all the details, I'm a car electronics installer with 24 years of experience. I'am very familiar with installations of in-dash head units,factory head units, factory car audio, hands-free phone kits, auxiliary audio inputs and iPod iPhone interface integration bluetooth and Car Alarms tracking devices security systems remote start If you need any help with your factory stereo, or how to add auxiliary audio or listen to your iPod IPhone android in your vehicle I currently have a MECP Master Installation Technician certification. My answers are based on my experience in vehicles and my knowledge of automotive electronics I don't put much emphasis on brand names; you won't often find me putting down a brand or pushing one on, dont send me a list of what brands i like better sorry i can not help you with vehicles that are not in the u.s.a also video and security


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