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Old 05-24-2010, 12:59 AM   #11
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i left mine, figured why take away the extra copper hahaa. knuconcepts has good wiring for goo prices. and size depends, what are you wanting to do the big 3 for? audio im guessing lol how much power,what amps, etc
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That website has some great prices. Their kolossus 0 gauge wire has more strands of copper than stinger HPM and its 35 cents cheaper a foot.

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Well i just finished the big three and took it for a test drive. My voltage pretty much stays at 14 now, it might move the slightest bit when it hits really hard. There is big improvement though, i cant turn it up a lot louder than i ever could.
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i cant turn it up a lot louder than i ever could.
I'm assuming you mean you "can"
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i left mine, figured why take away the extra copper hahaa. knuconcepts has good wiring for goo prices. and size depends, what are you wanting to do the big 3 for? audio im guessing lol how much power,what amps, etc
The shop I used to work at left the factory wiring for the same reason, I wanted to clean things up a bit though. Otherwise if your looking to save a buck, you can leave the factory wiring and run a second smaller gauge wire when upgrading.
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Well i just finished the big three and took it for a test drive. My voltage pretty much stays at 14 now, it might move the slightest bit when it hits really hard. There is big improvement though, i cant turn it up a lot louder than i ever could.
hell yeah good to hear mang
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Im going to be doing the big three upgrade and i was just wondering if ive got the right wires. Positive to alternator, positive to starter, and negative to engine block.
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Alt power to battery
Battery ground to chassis
Engine block ground to chassis

I always leave the factory wiring in place, some replace it, it'* personal preference.

As for wire size, go as big as you can afford but anything smaller than 4ga. is a waste of time IMO.
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The Big 3 consists of the following:

Alt power to battery
Battery ground to chassis
Engine block ground to chassis

I always leave the factory wiring in place, some replace it, it'* personal preference.

As for wire size, go as big as you can afford but anything smaller than 4ga. is a waste of time IMO.
I've personally also done battery to starter and battery to fuse block.
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I've personally also done battery to starter and battery to fuse block.
Can't hurt, but when someone refers to the Big 3, they are what I posted
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