Head unit to amp cables

Green '01Green '01 Posts: 60
edited March 2014 in Car Audio & Electronics
Please excuse my ignorance but this is my first system with a sub. The head unit I've selected has 6 RCA pre-amp outputs and my 5-channel amp has 6 RCA inputs (but only 5 outputs). Do I connect both pre-amp sub outputs to both sub inputs? Amp is a Polk PA D5000.5.
After you stop laughing, please share the knowledge.
Thanks.
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  • Green '01Green '01 Posts: 60
    edited March 2014
    Added note: the amplifier's sub inputs are labeled "Sub 1" and "Sub 2".
  • MacLeodMacLeod Posts: 14,365
    edited March 2014
    Yes you plug both RCA's into the amp and run the one set of speaker wires out to the sub.
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  • Green '01Green '01 Posts: 60
    edited March 2014
    Thanks for your response.
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