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Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 09-28-2008, 03:04 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,876
Posted By parsonsmead
Dear Darkoz, Which bit of kit did your installer...

Dear Darkoz, Which bit of kit did your installer use to get the steering whel functionality out o interest please? I've got a CK3100 installed and could do with fully functional steering wheel...
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 09-23-2008, 11:59 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 3,256
Posted By parsonsmead
Fitted the Parrot CK3100 kit and its excellent....

Fitted the Parrot CK3100 kit and its excellent. For the steering controls I used a Parrot Multican unit specifically for the 3100. Noticed on the spec that other than the CAN hi/low connections it...
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 09-13-2008, 01:02 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 4,632
Posted By parsonsmead
Dear all, promised I would come back regarding...

Dear all, promised I would come back regarding rattle issues after my sub install.

I got hold of 1.5 meter squared 14 ounce polyester adding (used to fill pillows/toys/duvets ets.). Easily...
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 07-30-2008, 03:54 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 3,256
Posted By parsonsmead
ccfj1 many thanks. I had a feeling the microphone...

ccfj1 many thanks. I had a feeling the microphone was installed there. Unfortunately I have no obvious cutout there on mine so would mean cutting the lining. Don't fancy doing that. I have noticed...
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 07-29-2008, 05:58 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 3,256
Posted By parsonsmead
I definitely have the 17 pin round type...

I definitely have the 17 pin round type connector. It is not 40 pin.

I prefer the functionality of the 3100 as opposed to the 3000 and unfortunately the connects 2 item is very expensive.
...
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 07-29-2008, 05:57 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 3,256
Posted By parsonsmead
Bump

Bump
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 07-28-2008, 05:51 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 3,256
Posted By parsonsmead
Parrot CK3100 & Steering Controls

I have a UK 330 Coupe sport (built 12/02) and wish to install a CK3100 kit. I also want to be able to use the buttons on the steering wheel.

Searches have not been definitve in the leads that I...
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 07-15-2008, 09:11 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 4,632
Posted By parsonsmead
Pin 2 does indeed turn amp on. Pin 5 should be...

Pin 2 does indeed turn amp on. Pin 5 should be connected to the battery. It only draws current when pin 2 has 12V applied. Pin 5 is originally fused to 30 A whereas pin 2 is just a control signal so...
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 07-15-2008, 05:16 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 4,632
Posted By parsonsmead
1: SUB in+ (from amplifier) 2: HK sub amp...

1: SUB in+ (from amplifier)
2: HK sub amp remote switch on (like radio remote switch on crt).
3: Not Used (used in saloon to feed right hand speaker -ve)
4: GND (brown)
5: +12v (not switched but...
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 07-04-2008, 02:11 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 4,632
Posted By parsonsmead
Total hijack of my own thread (is this a first?)...

Total hijack of my own thread (is this a first?) installed a Gruppe M carbon fibre intake today. Under-bonnet growl sounds like exhaust growl. Very subtle and no perceived loss of performance. Drives...
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 07-03-2008, 03:41 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 4,632
Posted By parsonsmead
Rattles!

Said I'd get back when starting to address rattles after sub install. Sorry about delay but was forced to play golf all this weekend in the Wye valley near Hereford in near perfect weather. Very hard...
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 06-26-2008, 05:21 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 4,632
Posted By parsonsmead
It is only connected to the head unit as far as I...

It is only connected to the head unit as far as I am aware. I am going to remove shelf today or tomorrow for resonaces/booming. If you are going to use original head unit then this does not need to...
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 06-24-2008, 02:11 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 4,632
Posted By parsonsmead
You must remember I had no OEM amp, HK or...

You must remember I had no OEM amp, HK or ordinary in the boot, as this is a UK car with 'just' the six speaker/4 channel system powered directly from head unit so no large amplifier cable bundle to...
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 06-23-2008, 05:31 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,149
Posted By parsonsmead
Thanks. That makes good sense and a good...

Thanks. That makes good sense and a good collaboration no doubt. I run 'normal' rainbows from the HU (Professional CD) and they are light years in front of the ordinary system and any HK sytem that I...
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 06-23-2008, 05:10 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,149
Posted By parsonsmead
Dear Paul, just noticed you say your stage 1...

Dear Paul, just noticed you say your stage 1 upgrade uses Rainbows that have been made to your specs. Can you advise what these specs are out of interest?
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 06-23-2008, 04:42 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 4,632
Posted By parsonsmead
Several reasons: 1. I wanted the head unit...

Several reasons:

1. I wanted the head unit to switch off the sub amp via its remote cable. With non-HK amp there is no easy way to get this switched 12V supply. I know the aerial amp might be...
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 06-23-2008, 02:12 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 4,632
Posted By parsonsmead
Bought it because I wanted to. Your input kindly...

Bought it because I wanted to. Your input kindly nudged me along. I certainly would not have blamed you if it wasn't any good. I used to install many high end systems, full actives on multi-channel...
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 06-23-2008, 11:33 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 4,632
Posted By parsonsmead
Search Ebay using the phrase 'Harman Kardon'. It...

Search Ebay using the phrase 'Harman Kardon'. It is for a coupe.
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 06-23-2008, 05:53 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 449
Posted By parsonsmead
iftwb, please use the search facility on the...

iftwb, please use the search facility on the forum. You'll find many answers to your questions especially good ones on speaker fitting, subs and connecting to head unit etc.
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 06-23-2008, 05:24 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 4,632
Posted By parsonsmead
ccfj1, watch Ebay soon (next 24hrs) you never...

ccfj1, watch Ebay soon (next 24hrs) you never know your luck for a set of these pods with speakers and amp all fully tested and working............
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 06-23-2008, 04:53 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 4,632
Posted By parsonsmead
Installed Kenwood KFC-WDA69RC. What a difference....

Installed Kenwood KFC-WDA69RC. What a difference. Much better than HK sub unit.

Tips:

1. Both rear speaker's twisted pairs can be picked up from behind the rear seat left bolster. A very easy...
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 06-21-2008, 06:58 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 4,632
Posted By parsonsmead
Installed HK sub amp and HK subs using Kenwood...

Installed HK sub amp and HK subs using Kenwood KPX-120 x-over. Sound is a bit fuller than standard but x-over is set at 120Hz and is not adjustable. The Rainbows are much better quality than the HK...
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 06-19-2008, 02:30 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 4,632
Posted By parsonsmead
Got the Kenwood 6 x 9 subs and amp system today....

Got the Kenwood 6 x 9 subs and amp system today. Cracking deal, Only 117. The advantages of living in West London. Many disadvantages of course.

This thread has to come to conclusion sometime so...
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 06-18-2008, 02:09 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 4,632
Posted By parsonsmead
Just one further question senorFP, does the...

Just one further question senorFP, does the system go up and down in volume with the head unit? I see attached to the amp is some sort of controller or is this just a remote setting device?

Also...
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 06-18-2008, 02:04 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 4,632
Posted By parsonsmead
Thanks for the links and looks a doddle. ...

Thanks for the links and looks a doddle.

That would be the ideal solution without a doubt. I wonder if they still make/sell it?......

Thanks for your reply and glad I am not quite reinventing...
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