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Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 10-31-2002, 04:42 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 885
Posted By lovethebimmer
I got back in the trunk and fiddled with the amp...

I got back in the trunk and fiddled with the amp settings. The installer had the gain on the amp turned all the way up. I turned the gain down to the middle and the vast majority of the hiss went...
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 10-31-2002, 12:40 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 885
Posted By lovethebimmer
What do you mean space out all the grounding of...

What do you mean space out all the grounding of my components? Isn't the Alpine amp the only thing that is grounded?
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 10-31-2002, 10:31 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 563
Posted By lovethebimmer
Do you guys (that have upgraded your system with...

Do you guys (that have upgraded your system with amps) have any white noise or hiss in your system at low volume levels?
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 10-30-2002, 08:01 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 885
Posted By lovethebimmer
Upgraded stereo, but now have hiss (white noise)! What's up?

I just upgraded my BMW non-HK stereo. I added MB Quart components up front, JBL coax's in the rear deck, an Alpine MRV-450 power amp (the fifth channel is for adding a sub at a later date), and a...
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 10-19-2002, 09:49 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 563
Posted By lovethebimmer
Last call.....anybody else care to chime in on...

Last call.....anybody else care to chime in on good BMW e46 installers in the Dallas/Ft. Worth area?
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 10-17-2002, 10:58 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 543
Posted By lovethebimmer
Experts: Why do I need a LOC?

I am adding an Alpine MRV-450 amp (5th channel is for future sub if I choose) and upgrading the components up front and adding coax's in the rear deck. The guy at Ultimate Universe in Dallas...
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 10-16-2002, 11:49 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 563
Posted By lovethebimmer
Thanks for the reply. Let me know if Brett ever...

Thanks for the reply. Let me know if Brett ever works at the Lewisville Ultimate Universe (very close to where I live - but I'll drive to Plano to get it done right).

Why do I need Line...
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 10-15-2002, 08:16 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 563
Posted By lovethebimmer
Best place to have install in Dallas/Ft. Worth?

I previously posted asking whether Cartoys is as good as Earmark, however, I should have just asked who does the best work in town for a speaker and amp install (MB Quart components, JBL coax's, and...
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 10-14-2002, 07:36 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,388
Posted By lovethebimmer
Installation costs

I just bought an Alpine amp, some MB Quart DSD 5.25" components for the front, and I already have some 6.5" JBL coax's for rear fill. What is a fair price for good installation of the front...
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-14-2002, 07:31 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,053
Posted By lovethebimmer
My 328 is completely stock and it chirps when I...

My 328 is completely stock and it chirps when I shift from 1st to 2nd and 2nd to 3rd (driven extremely aggressively of course).

Anybody that autocrosses have any feedback for us laymen regarding...
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-14-2002, 02:33 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,053
Posted By lovethebimmer
Hey this is a good thread. For those of you that...

Hey this is a good thread. For those of you that TRULY know what you are talking about, should you let the clutch release completely (literally just pop it) when you have the RPMs at 2000-3000, or...
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 10-11-2002, 07:57 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 506
Posted By lovethebimmer
bump

bump
Forum: The Tire Rack's Tire & Wheel Forum 10-11-2002, 09:37 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 358
Posted By lovethebimmer
What do the numbers stand for on a tire?

Can someone explain to me EXACTLY what the numbers on different tires mean? There seems to be several numbers that indicate size, width, etc. and I am not sure how to decipher them.
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 10-11-2002, 09:35 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 506
Posted By lovethebimmer
Replacing speakers only, how do you wire?

I have a 328 sedan and I may be selling it in the next two years to get an M3. Because of this I may just upgrade the factory non-HK speakers to make the system bearable.

If I choose to just...
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 10-11-2002, 09:13 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,047
Posted By lovethebimmer
I thought the front speakers in a non-HK are 5...

I thought the front speakers in a non-HK are 5 1/4's, with the rears being 6 1/2's.
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 10-07-2002, 10:26 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,388
Posted By lovethebimmer
Question Cartoys or Earmark Audio in Dallas, TX

I am planning on a stereo upgrade (amp, sub, speakers) real soon. I am thinking about either Cartoys in Lewisville (right off 35-E), or Earmark in Addisson, TX (off Beltline). Does anyone have any...
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 10-04-2002, 04:15 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 937
Posted By lovethebimmer
It sounds like I need to do a complete swap out. ...

It sounds like I need to do a complete swap out. THAT HURTS THE WALLET!

I would do it myself, but after reading the DIY guides, I don't think this is the same kind of deal as the old Chevy's I...
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-04-2002, 11:48 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 676
Posted By lovethebimmer
Thanks for the replies. Can either of you...

Thanks for the replies.

Can either of you (or anyone else for that matter) respond to how spending $3,000 (CAI, Software, exhaust, diff, plus labor) will actually feel in the car? Do these...
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 10-04-2002, 11:43 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 937
Posted By lovethebimmer
Does anyone have any pictures of what it looks...

Does anyone have any pictures of what it looks like from the inside when you knock out a ski plate and add a subwoofer?

Also, if I have to switch out the head unit, does it have to be a high end...
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-03-2002, 09:15 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 676
Posted By lovethebimmer
Question Dinan upgrades (really on the fence here)

Fanatics,
This is my second post ever (see my first in ICE if you have expertise there please) and I would appreciate you sharing any experience you have had with Dinan upgrades. This is my first...
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 10-03-2002, 09:03 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 937
Posted By lovethebimmer
Question Please offer expertise on stereo upgrade

Long time listener, first time caller. My questions are regarding the stereo upgrade possibities. I want to upgrade the amp, speakers, and add a subwoofer. Here are my three questions:

1) I...
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