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Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 10-17-2009, 04:51 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 3,220
Posted By Kronk42583
velcro works great on my amp and other...

velcro works great on my amp and other components, with the only difference being the trouble sticking the velcro to my sub box as its carpeted. you may need to try some glue to keep the velcro on....
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 10-17-2009, 04:47 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 884
Posted By Kronk42583
if you are planing to replace everything, then...

if you are planing to replace everything, then there really is no difference. there are still 3 way speakers in the front doors, 6 inch woofers in the rear shelf, midranges in the rear doors. HK...
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 10-17-2009, 04:37 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,712
Posted By Kronk42583
that is definitely not true. the bigger...

that is definitely not true.

the bigger problem though, is that you would need to buy speakers that are resistance matched to the stock amp or HU. these are rare. i have read posts here from...
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 10-17-2009, 04:31 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 7,129
Posted By Kronk42583
the 6x9s are "subwoofers" i believe kicker used...

the 6x9s are "subwoofers" i believe kicker used to make a 6x9 sub that people here like but they are hard to find. the rear shelf speaker is a 6 inch woofer, which should be included in the stage 1...
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 10-15-2009, 01:27 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 7,539
Posted By Kronk42583
i have an easy solution. my car gets 0 am...

i have an easy solution. my car gets 0 am reception and extremely poor FM reception. it has to do with the antennae amp wire coming loose. its in the driver side c-pillar. just take a...
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 10-08-2009, 11:23 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 864
Posted By Kronk42583
replaced the sub today, opted for the dual 4 ohm...

replaced the sub today, opted for the dual 4 ohm alpine R 10 inch. i've only played with it for maybe 15 minutes at lunch, but it sounds much much better and louder than the old S series did even...
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 10-08-2009, 11:20 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 472
Posted By Kronk42583
i'm not an expert in satellite radio, but i would...

i'm not an expert in satellite radio, but i would bet that would not work for Sirius. try calling or e-mailing blitzsafe for a sirius version/
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 10-08-2009, 11:17 PM
Replies: 68
Views: 26,407
Posted By Kronk42583
i installed components in the back as well, and i...

i installed components in the back as well, and i have so far(2 months) opted not to install the tweeters in the door at all. the midrages brom BMW are still there, but unless i turn the gain...
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 10-06-2009, 05:26 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 729
Posted By Kronk42583
pdx amps are nice and very small. they make a...

pdx amps are nice and very small. they make a 600w version as well as 1000w. its friggin tiny. i have the pdx-5 myself. its sub channel puts out around 300-350 watts, not sure id try a 10w7 with...
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 10-06-2009, 05:17 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 454
Posted By Kronk42583
since its UK i assume you have no separate amp in...

since its UK i assume you have no separate amp in the trunk like the US cars do. it sounds like there are two possible culprits, bad wiring or bad amplifier. the only way i can think of to check...
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 10-06-2009, 05:12 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 703
Posted By Kronk42583
i think thank should work, just get your wiring...

i think thank should work, just get your wiring harness adapter and install the new HU like you would on any other car. then cut the wires like you mentioned. you could consider running new...
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-05-2009, 09:29 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,123
Posted By Kronk42583
that seems quite high. the car is very clean,...

that seems quite high. the car is very clean, and the mods clearly cost him a lot of time and money, but the truth is, there are 80k miles on a car only 4 years old. if the car starts to break down...
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 10-04-2009, 10:30 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 864
Posted By Kronk42583
if you raise the rear speakers, the factory...

if you raise the rear speakers, the factory grille will not fit. i had to make sure to mount the speakers a special way just to get the grill to fit, so there is absolutely no more room. also,...
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 10-04-2009, 10:28 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 939
Posted By Kronk42583
if the foam itself is torn, then you can look...

if the foam itself is torn, then you can look for a speaker repair place and get new foam. on my woofers, the paper was separated but the foam was not torn, you can simply use glue to fix it. i...
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 10-03-2009, 05:57 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 864
Posted By Kronk42583
While very clean looking, i don't think thats for...

While very clean looking, i don't think thats for me. id probably drill some holes in the rear shelf next to the speakers. the rear finishing top material seems very thin and would let plenty of...
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 10-03-2009, 04:45 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 864
Posted By Kronk42583
i know that many people speak highly of both...

i know that many people speak highly of both brands. but im not using two speakers and im not pushing 1000 watts. i guess im looking for people who have used similar setups in BMWs. i used to...
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 10-03-2009, 04:21 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 864
Posted By Kronk42583
Blew my Sub, need replacement advice.

so i took a long trip, forgetting that i had recently put my weber portable grill in the trunk, the sub box must have slid somehow. a corner of the grill started rubbing against the rubber surround....
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 10-03-2009, 03:58 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 518
Posted By Kronk42583
all i can suggest it checking the antennae...

all i can suggest it checking the antennae amplifier. its in the C pillar on the drivers side. i don't have problems tuning to exact stations, i just have almost zero reception, tightening the...
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 10-03-2009, 03:51 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 753
Posted By Kronk42583
personally i was very wary of having coax...

personally i was very wary of having coax speakers in the rear shelf. in my last car, i had coax 6x9s in the shelf, and even though i faded the sound somewhat forward, my passengers complained that...
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 10-03-2009, 03:41 PM
Replies: 68
Views: 26,407
Posted By Kronk42583
i had the same speaker height problem when...

i had the same speaker height problem when mounting my type r 5.25 woofer. i simple used the plasting mounting plate i bought and mounted the speaker to the bottom side of the plate, i had to grind...
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 10-03-2009, 03:34 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 939
Posted By Kronk42583
i wouldn't bother. the speaker suck. did the...

i wouldn't bother. the speaker suck. did the foam itself tear or did it simply lift off. two of mine lifted off, you can try just gluing them back down again, you wont affect the sound. if its a...
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 08-28-2009, 01:05 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 4,498
Posted By Kronk42583
i have a USA spec unit that works very much the...

i have a USA spec unit that works very much the same way the DICE does and plugs into the changer plug in the trunk. can i use this GLI?
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 08-28-2009, 11:25 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 778
Posted By Kronk42583
i rewired the sub to get a 2ohm load to the amp....

i rewired the sub to get a 2ohm load to the amp. and it hits nice and hard now. sounds awesome.

to the other question, its not worth it to replace the factory and and buy crossovers for the...
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 08-28-2009, 11:21 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 932
Posted By Kronk42583
going with the DICe unit is a much easier and...

going with the DICe unit is a much easier and cheaper option. it takes maybe 20-30 minutes to get the wires run. i like the stock look too. i'd have ipod enabled HU before, and in truth, i still...
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 08-28-2009, 11:17 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 3,022
Posted By Kronk42583
you have to tap into the HU signal where it...

you have to tap into the HU signal where it reaches the amp. if you tap into the speaker wire near the rear speakers you will not get full range sound. its not that complicated. just disconnect...
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