E46 BMW Social Directory E46 FAQ 3-Series Discussion Forums BMW Photo Gallery BMW 3-Series Technical Information E46 Fanatics - The Ultimate BMW Resource BMW Vendors General E46 Forum The Tire Rack's Tire Wheel Forum Forced Induction Forum The Off-Topic The E46 BMW Showroom For Sale, For Trade or Wanting to Buy

Welcome to the E46Fanatics forums. E46Fanatics is the premiere website for BMW 3 series owners around the world with interactive forums, a geographical enthusiast directory, photo galleries, and technical information for BMW enthusiasts.

You are currently viewing our boards as a guest which gives you limited access to view most discussions and access our other features. By joining our free community you will have access to post topics, communicate privately with other members (PM), respond to polls, upload content and access many other special features. Registration is fast, simple and absolutely free so please, join our community today!

If you have any problems with the registration process or your account login, please contact contact us.

Go Back   E46Fanatics > Tuning & Tech > Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum

Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum
Have all your A/V and electronics questions answered here. Ipods, A/V, Radar Detectors Oh My!
Sponsored by Bavarian Soundwerks

Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread Rate Thread Display Modes
Old 09-14-2002, 01:13 PM   #1
Batm4n
Registered User
 
Join Date: Jul 2002
Location: NYC
Posts: 64
My Ride: 2001 330Ci
Wiring diagram for HK subs

Does anyone have the link to wiring your speakers up again.
I recall someone had a diagram of it. I tried a search but i can't seem to get the key words to spit ou the diagram.

Can someone repost?
I'm trying to wire an amp up to the kicker 6x9 I have replaced the factory HK subs with.

It looks like I'll need a line level converter but I'm wondering what else.
Any tips?
Batm4n is offline   Reply With Quote
Ads by Google

Guests, get your FREE E46Fanatics.com membership to remove this ad.
Old 09-16-2002, 11:33 AM   #2
boynix
Registered User
 
Join Date: Aug 2002
Location: NJ
Posts: 358
My Ride: 12 Volvo S60
here
Attached Thumbnails
Click image for larger version

Name:	addingsubhk.jpg
Views:	1266
Size:	146.0 KB
ID:	15420  
boynix is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 09-16-2002, 07:50 PM   #3
ttenn
Registered User
 
Join Date: Jul 2002
Location: Ft. Worth, TX
Posts: 75
My Ride: 330 Ci
Line Out Converter?

Does the Line out converter have to be a VEN4?
ttenn is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 09-17-2002, 08:37 AM   #4
PM "Corrupted"
Clem's Padawan
 
Join Date: Jul 2002
Location: PA
Posts: 148
My Ride: 2004 X3
Any idea what crossover points the signal coming out from the HK sub amp are set at?

Also since I have a wagon (i.e. 10speaker HK set up), I think there is only one amp

I'm thinking of leaving base system in tact and added a "real" sub. If I want to grab a full freq. signal where is the easiest place to tap into the system?

TIA
__________________
PM "Corrupted" is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 09-20-2002, 01:41 PM   #5
advan24r
Banned
 
Join Date: Dec 1969
Location: Bay Area..Santa Clara
Posts: 1,185
My Ride: 2002 LSB M3 6-spd
Send a message via ICQ to advan24r Send a message via AIM to advan24r
Is there anyway to make a HK sub amp and main amp work w/an aftermarket deck?
advan24r is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 09-21-2002, 08:01 AM   #6
patchesj
Registered User
 
Join Date: Apr 2002
Location: Lexington, KY
Posts: 57
My Ride: '02 330i
What subs are you going to run? I have JL 8-IB4's running off the factory sub amp. Not too bad. I found that the polarity seems to be reversed (swap + and -). If you still want to replace that amp, go with something that accepts differential or balanced inputs. Soundstream , a/d/s come to mind. Then you can skip the whole line level converter. Here is a good page on the HK systems:

http://www.mindspring.com/~pmbenn/hk_retrofit.htm
__________________
--------
'02 330i
Steel Grey
SP,18's,X's
ECIS, front strut bar, FOX exhaust
clears & silvers
diesel ducts!!
patchesj is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes Rate This Thread
Rate This Thread:

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is On
Censor is ON





All times are GMT -5. The time now is 12:03 AM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.7
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
(c) 1999 - 2011 performanceIX Inc - privacy policy - terms of use