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Forum: Suspension and Braking 09-29-2011, 08:40 AM
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Views: 708
Posted By Serious Sam
PM sent

PM sent
Forum: Suspension and Braking 11-15-2009, 10:25 PM
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Views: 743
Posted By Serious Sam
bumpity bump

bumpity bump
Forum: Suspension and Braking 11-11-2009, 10:22 AM
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Views: 743
Posted By Serious Sam
WTB: ZHP Steering Rack

Mine has a leak.
Need a replacement.
Looking for ZHP Quick Ratio Steering Rack.
Need to fix quickly as its my daily driver.
Please let me know if you are willing to part with one, or know someone...
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 09-06-2009, 11:01 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 3,010
Posted By Serious Sam
Any reason why you dont want to bump up the...

Any reason why you dont want to bump up the volume to the recommended 1 cu ft (audiophile)?
It will play lower notes a little louder, and generally have a flatter response curve. It's a small price...
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 08-05-2009, 08:50 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,981
Posted By Serious Sam
I had to completely dismantle the rear parcel...

I had to completely dismantle the rear parcel shelf area to do some repairs, and came across a rattle that had always bothered me, even with no sound system installed.

I have a 99 328 (so I dont...
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 03-10-2009, 10:47 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,962
Posted By Serious Sam
good points, all. Thank you for the responses. ...

good points, all.
Thank you for the responses.

ca1242: My way of thinking about making panels for the "open spaces" in the door panel, was to allow for any future needs to get inside the door...
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 03-10-2009, 09:39 AM
Replies: 55
Views: 5,873
Posted By Serious Sam
The below quote is from an installer from the...

The below quote is from an installer from the Chicago Area IIRC. He is a dealer for HAT's and has just recently finished an awesome installation for paste36prsnte46 that you can see over at DIYMA. ...
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 03-07-2009, 02:10 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,962
Posted By Serious Sam
ca1242, I think there may be a little confusion....

ca1242, I think there may be a little confusion. I agree with you that the door cavity should be opened/remain open so that the speaker can use the inner door cavity as an enclosure. What I am...
Forum: Test Board 03-02-2009, 08:41 PM
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Views: 373
Posted By Serious Sam
http://farm4.static.flickr.com/3652/3323869267_b90...

http://farm4.static.flickr.com/3652/3323869267_b9088ff7e0_o.jpg
Forum: Test Board 03-02-2009, 08:41 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 373
Posted By Serious Sam
testing picture download

http://farm4.static.flickr.com/3652/3323869267_b9088ff7e0_o.jpg
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 03-02-2009, 08:27 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,962
Posted By Serious Sam
Midbass speaker performance

I recently completed my first FULL install. I did this for my friend, and we are pleased with the outcome. New HU, 11 band EQ, new components up front (Kappas 6.75's with textile dome tweet) rear...
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 02-20-2009, 06:54 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 511
Posted By Serious Sam
Dave, Cant help on which model to choose,...

Dave,

Cant help on which model to choose, but I will say that I recommend a unit that has the dash screen, but the guts are installed remotely. The typical unit requires some major surgery to the...
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 02-19-2009, 09:26 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 5,873
Posted By Serious Sam
HAve you had a chance to contact Scott at HAT to...

HAve you had a chance to contact Scott at HAT to see what he says about your installation of the sub to overlap with his midbass set?
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 02-19-2009, 09:21 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 3,723
Posted By Serious Sam
yea, if you used a stock headunit and turned the...

yea, if you used a stock headunit and turned the preamp cables coming from the HU into the stock amp into RCA by soldering them on, then the rears would have to be wired into a new amp.

I am not...
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 02-18-2009, 11:34 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 3,723
Posted By Serious Sam
You read my mind. I was thinking that...

You read my mind.

I was thinking that dropping the chunk of the money on the speakers, getting a decent, but cheap amp, with a reasonable sub, and this guy has a really nice sounding system for...
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 02-18-2009, 06:50 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,693
Posted By Serious Sam
There is an edit above for the RCA inputs from...

There is an edit above for the RCA inputs from the HU as an external XO will be needed to run the fronts the way I described above.
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 02-18-2009, 06:36 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,146
Posted By Serious Sam
Throw a pic up when you done.

Throw a pic up when you done.
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 02-18-2009, 06:33 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 5,873
Posted By Serious Sam
I checked the 4xs, and it does have teh ability...

I checked the 4xs, and it does have teh ability to "overlap" as P1 is the bottom end of the midrange, and S is the sub XO point. So it stands to reason that it would not be hard to cut off the sub...
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 02-18-2009, 04:18 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 3,723
Posted By Serious Sam
Good suggestions above. Elemental is nice, and...

Good suggestions above.
Elemental is nice, and Zapco's reputation goes before them, for sure.

Dont use an LOC as they can affect sound quality, just make sure that they amp you purchase accepts...
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 02-18-2009, 03:28 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,146
Posted By Serious Sam
Dont recommend tapping into the wires. Cant...

Dont recommend tapping into the wires. Cant spout the reasons, just know I have read too many times not to by too many respectable sources.

Happens all the time though, and can work, its just...
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 02-18-2009, 03:14 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,693
Posted By Serious Sam
I have seen this stuff alot cheaper and it was no...

I have seen this stuff alot cheaper and it was no name with no markings on the product.

I have also heard about some product thatr is used in the roofing industry that works very well. Same type...
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 02-18-2009, 02:31 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,693
Posted By Serious Sam
I cant say that I recommend buying Dynamat - the...

I cant say that I recommend buying Dynamat - the brand. Its too expensive - it is definately cheaper online, than in a retail store.

Some swear by Second Skin.

I would imagine that 100 sq ft...
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 02-18-2009, 09:21 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,693
Posted By Serious Sam
Me, personally, I like and believe in butyl based...

Me, personally, I like and believe in butyl based sound/vibration deadeners. I used Dynamat - partly cause I was not aware of the proliferation of other options at that time. It worked...
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 02-18-2009, 08:21 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,693
Posted By Serious Sam
Not a bad way to look at it. It will not be...

Not a bad way to look at it.
It will not be difficult to add the rear equipment, should you feel you HAVE to have it. IIRC, the JL amps can piggyback another amp so you wont have issues with XO's...
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 02-17-2009, 10:40 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,693
Posted By Serious Sam
Dont think your gonna need a cap. Guys with...

Dont think your gonna need a cap. Guys with bunches of power dont run a cap. They are commonly referred to as a bandaid. There have been instances where they are effective, but I cant recall the...
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