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Old 07-19-2012, 01:11 PM   #1
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Question Mysterious Black Box

I have a mysterious black box underneath my Wrangler. It large and has two black hoses coming out of it that go into the cabins floorboard just underneath the rear seats. Theres a screen where you can see the hoses. On the box itself there is a single thick wire that is also routed into the cabin and connect with other unused subwoofer wires. Its not an amp for the radio or sub. Ive been doing lots of research and have found nothing. Here is a short YouTube video I personally made.
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Old 07-19-2012, 01:59 PM   #2
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It's the govt. Haha

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Old 07-19-2012, 02:14 PM   #3
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LOL lets hope not
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Old 07-19-2012, 02:32 PM   #4
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maybe some kind of auxiliary heater?
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What brands flares though?
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Old 07-19-2012, 03:34 PM   #6
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Old 07-19-2012, 03:41 PM   #7
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I would put a 10 amp fuse inline then hook that wire up to 12v. Im assuming its some kind of fan inside there.
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Old 07-19-2012, 03:44 PM   #8
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From the looks of it, its a subwoofer cabinet. Whats directly under the rear seat? I couldnt tell from the video
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Old 07-19-2012, 03:46 PM   #9
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How hard would it be to drop that box and see whats inside there? It looked like it might be sealed with caulking but it would be worth it to me to pull it just to know for sure whats inside.


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From the looks of it, its a subwoofer cabinet. Whats directly under the rear seat? I couldnt tell from the video
This could very well be it but, unless that white wire is actually 2 wires bound together then its prolly not a sub. They might have been using the amps 12v wire or the switched power to turn this thing on. Just a guess.
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Old 07-19-2012, 03:47 PM   #10
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^^true

Id like some good still pics of the inside around the rear seat with the carpet pulled back
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Old 07-19-2012, 04:33 PM   #11
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Old 07-19-2012, 05:46 PM   #12
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Just pulled it out, turns out its a subwoofer. WTF?
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Old 07-19-2012, 06:14 PM   #14
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I was hoping it was an early version of the flux capacitor.
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Old 07-19-2012, 06:35 PM   #15
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Lol more like the latest version of the off road transducer
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Just pulled it out, turns out its a subwoofer. WTF?
How about some pictures of it outside of the Jeep???
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Old 07-20-2012, 08:36 AM   #17
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WHatever you do... dont turn on the ignition. Franky the fish did it, and it didnt turn out good for him if you catch my drift.
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Old 07-20-2012, 09:01 AM   #18
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LOL, Ill get some pictures up of the interior. Hopefully i wont time travel before that
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I would also like to see some pics of the inside of this box, might be a future mod for me lol.
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Old 07-20-2012, 05:55 PM   #20
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I must say,your Jeep is waayyy to clean.Please go get it dirty.Thats all.
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Old 07-20-2012, 07:17 PM   #21
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A sub...
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Old 07-22-2012, 02:21 AM   #22
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Are there screw holes under the carpet under the front seats? If I had to guess, it's probably a cooling fan for amps mounted under the front seats.

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