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Forum: Lighting Forum 12-28-2011, 05:13 PM
Replies: 22
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Posted By johnhab
Firstly homeryen88, big props for compiling your...

Firstly homeryen88, big props for compiling your list, it was amazingly helpful. I already had some footwell LEDs from JLeviSW (3x3) and didn't see the need to replace the map and vanity lights so...
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 03-10-2007, 05:20 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,359
Posted By johnhab
firespydar, I can't attach a text file so I'll...

firespydar, I can't attach a text file so I'll PMsg to you.
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 05-27-2005, 12:04 AM
Replies: 55
Views: 6,635
Posted By johnhab
You don't have to ruin them to get them out. You...

You don't have to ruin them to get them out. You push in the centers, then you can pull out the whole thing easily. To reinsert, pull out the center from the larger part, put in the larger part in...
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 05-26-2005, 11:29 AM
Replies: 55
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Posted By johnhab
Get them at your local dealer or order them from...

Get them at your local dealer or order them from Pelican Parts, etc. To get part numbers, go onto eBay and search for "BMW EPC" (EPC = electronic parts catalog) and you'll be able to buy a CD of all...
Forum: Complete Cars 06-05-2004, 04:57 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,070
Posted By johnhab
Thumbs Up I've seen this car, and it's in incredible shape,...

I've seen this car, and it's in incredible shape, and has been very well taken care of -- great deal...
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 04-06-2004, 11:51 AM
Replies: 91
Views: 9,686
Posted By johnhab
Yes, you're grabbing the headunit wires in the...

Yes, you're grabbing the headunit wires in the harness that are going to the factory amp. As far as amp mounting, unless you're looking to substantially modify your trunk or mount them on one side or...
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 03-30-2004, 04:47 PM
Replies: 91
Views: 9,686
Posted By johnhab
Why would you hook to the front left-right head...

Why would you hook to the front left-right head outputs if you wanted to maintain the fader? You would hook to the REAR left-right head outputs, vs. the sub hookups. That way, you have front/rear...
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 03-20-2004, 02:50 PM
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Views: 876
Posted By johnhab
If you have a HK navigation unit, you're almost...

If you have a HK navigation unit, you're almost certainly going to have better reception with an aftermarket unit, unless you buy a piece sh!t. That's why I got an XM receiver... :thumbup:
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 03-19-2004, 10:56 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 876
Posted By johnhab
I really can't answer that, as I'm using my...

I really can't answer that, as I'm using my aftermarket amp to drive a set of JL Stealthboxes, so I'm only hearing the lower frequencies. I also have navigation so I don't plan to switch out my...
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 03-14-2004, 08:24 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 876
Posted By johnhab
Yes, there's input gain sensitivity on amps that...

Yes, there's input gain sensitivity on amps that accept balanced inputs. The manufacturer doesn't know if you're going to feed it a balanced signal, an unbalanced signal, and whether it's coming from...
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 03-09-2004, 10:01 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 876
Posted By johnhab
I don't believe so, but not 100% sure. I can tell...

I don't believe so, but not 100% sure. I can tell you that my Alpine MRV-T420 does NOT accept balanced differential/speaker-level inputs. You can look at at amp's specs and if it's input range is 2V...
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 03-07-2004, 11:18 AM
Replies: 91
Views: 9,686
Posted By johnhab
To verify wiring, try these links: ...

To verify wiring, try these links:

http://www.projectbimmer.com/BmwWiring.htm#top
http://www.geocities.com/christyler5/BMWSoundUpgradeE34E36E46.html#E46%20Basic%20Stereo%20Amp%20Diagram (open the...
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 03-06-2004, 08:24 PM
Replies: 91
Views: 9,686
Posted By johnhab
Need more info

Justin, to answer your question, we need more info. For example, are you talking about using the JL to drive your stock speakers, or are you buying new ones (I would assume and hope so). Do you have...
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-21-2003, 01:14 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 420
Posted By johnhab
2001BMW330xi, I looked in the online yellow pages...

2001BMW330xi, I looked in the online yellow pages in Chantilly, and came up with the following shops: 1) Chantilly Auto Body (creative name), 2) Craftsman Auto Body, 3) Dent Clinic (doubtful), 4)...
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-20-2003, 01:31 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 420
Posted By johnhab
Northern VA/DC paint shops

To those in Northern Virgina and/or DC, any recommendations on where to get something small painted? I bought the M3 lip spoiler for my sedan, and I guess I was deluding myself that it would cost...
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-20-2003, 12:57 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 562
Posted By johnhab
fastfour, we're talking about the bulbs available...

fastfour, we're talking about the bulbs available from Supreme Power Parts at http://www.supremepower.com/category/lighting/spplight.html

Some E46s are 9006, some are H11 -- you'll have to search...
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-19-2003, 04:29 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 562
Posted By johnhab
abomb, if by HIDs you're talking about...

abomb, if by HIDs you're talking about headlights, I already have the stock xenons, and they're plenty bright. I was interested in the 80W fogs primarily for cosmetic purposes, not to make up for...
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-19-2003, 02:49 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 562
Posted By johnhab
Running 80W fogs without melting?

I've spoken with Dan at SPP, and he said they've had several customers, both in Audis and BMWs, running 80W fogs (vs. the stock 55W) without melting the housing/harnesses.

I just had one of my...
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-26-2003, 12:30 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,502
Posted By johnhab
Sorry to be the one to say this, but you can't...

Sorry to be the one to say this, but you can't take them on and off, unless you want to see holes in your fender lips. They attach by drilling holes in the lower fender lips, then putting a threaded...
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 05-15-2003, 03:03 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 854
Posted By johnhab
I just looked at the Zs, and never seen coaxials...

I just looked at the Zs, and never seen coaxials with outboard crossovers, so perhaps that's why BA calls them components. However, MOST of the time, with components, the drivers are separate.
...
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 05-15-2003, 02:25 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 854
Posted By johnhab
There's what would be the best then there's what...

There's what would be the best then there's what can be done without pulling teeth. In this case, the stock location for the mids is only 3" or so and most aftermarket 3-way systems come with bigger...
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 05-15-2003, 02:08 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 981
Posted By johnhab
Imola Ed, depending on how you navigate the...

Imola Ed, depending on how you navigate the Peripheral site, sometimes it lists the BMWPILA and sometimes it doesn't. I may be mistaken, but I'm not a liar, and prefer to not be called as such -- I'm...
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 05-15-2003, 01:58 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 854
Posted By johnhab
A component set means that the individual drivers...

A component set means that the individual drivers (woofer, mid, tweeter) are separate, unlike a coaxial or triaxial (the "axial" portion meaning that all the drivers are mounted on the same axis,...
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 05-15-2003, 01:52 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 981
Posted By johnhab
That's for hooking up a CD changer only. You want...

That's for hooking up a CD changer only. You want the BMWPILX or BMWALPX from Peripheral:

http://peripheralelectronics.com/2002/aux_in.asp

Or, you can get a similar adapter from Blitzsafe or...
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 05-15-2003, 01:20 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 854
Posted By johnhab
"Better" is a matter of personal taste. a/d/s...

"Better" is a matter of personal taste. a/d/s cost a lot more than BAs though, so might come down to bang for the buck, like getting Diamonds instead of Focals.
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