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post #1 of 5 Old 12-28-2016, 04:13 AM Thread Starter
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Running a wire from the trunk to dash

I am trying to run a bass control knob from my subwoofer amp to my dash and was wondering the best way to run the wire to keep it hidden. If anyone has any tips or a video I would appreciate it!
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post #2 of 5 Old 12-29-2016, 12:33 PM
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I would route it to the driver's side, following the other wires to under the dash.

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post #3 of 5 Old 12-29-2016, 02:10 PM
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I agree with above. Not Compass specifically but as an experienced(12 years) installer, it is usually easiest to pop the lower door sills loose on the drivers side and run the new wire either under the edge of the carpet or in the existing cable tray if there is one.
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post #4 of 5 Old 12-29-2016, 05:34 PM
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Not a professional but that is the easiest method. The next option could be to potentially route it under the carpet, under the back seat, under the center console, drill a little hole and mount it on the side lol
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post #5 of 5 Old 02-22-2017, 06:59 AM
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Thanks for sharing the information....
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