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  1. Optimizing head unit settings and eq for max quality

    General Car Audio Discussion
    Ok guys so Idk if any of you seen my last post but I fixed most and I mean 80-90% of the piercing noise coming through my speakers. As far as quality goes I'm missing some of that now idk what i did but with that pitchyness that i was experiencing the quality of the music was supreme. Any...
  2. Help with clipping and head unit

    Technical & Advanced Car Audio Discussion
    Ok so I'm getting really pitchy highs when I turn my volume up on my Kenwood KFC-X303 cd receiver. I had a friend tell me to lower the right end of the line graph and I did so. Then he told me to lower the gain. I'm pretty new to car audio so I found two gains one in the crossover and one in DTE...
  3. Advice on using mosconi 6to8 with 8200nex vs just using built in crossover / TA

    General Car Audio Discussion
    I currently have a 4runner with entune premium, no jbl, running to a mosconi 6to8 and then to an arc audio 1200.6 then to morel 2 way active fronts and mb quart subs. I am going to install a 8200nex in the next day or two because I am unsatisfied with the sound from the entune. I was hoping...
  4. Grettings from México Looking for a digital Equalizer

    New Member Introduction
    Hi everyone im new in the forum, but a I am a audiophile, I sign up to looking for a new Digital Equalizer. I hope i can find. Many thanks :)
  5. Are really so many EQ bands (256) necesary to get the job done?

    Technical & Advanced Car Audio Discussion
    Ok, I know that when is about EQ, more flexibility is always better... But I have a question... Can someone achive a good sounding equalization with just a 2 ch Stereo Equalizer (a good one, 1/3 octave at least and/or parametric EQ)? (I mean, near that a 8ch DSP can provide). It is logical...
  6. Equalizer Issue

    Technical & Advanced Car Audio Discussion
    I'm about to add subs, front, and rear speakers in my vehicle. I have a separate amp for subs and speakers. I am keeping the factory head because it is a brand-new vehicle and I just want to. I purchased an Audio Control LC6 output converter so that I could connect everything. But then today I...
  7. Alpine 3337 Equalizer

    Old School Car Audio Discussion
    Got one of my grails today... It was pretty rough. The case was cracked in several places and someone had previously done a pretty sloppy glue job. The glass looked like it had been buffed with steel wool and of course the bulb was burned out. Here it is after a bit of tedious restoration: Old...
  8. Alpine 3342 EQ Repair - No Sound

    Old School Car Audio Discussion
    Are any Alpine techs on this site that have any experience repairing the 3342? It powers up, all controls seem to work properly, but there's no sound from either the front or rear outputs. When in the spectrum analyzer mode, the 31.5 and 63Hz bands are pegged and the others flutter, even with no...
  9. WTB: Alpine 3330 and 3337 EQs

    Car Audio Classifieds
    Product Brand & Model: Alpine 3330 and 3337 EQs Condition of all items: Any Total Price: : Negotiable Shipping Terms: : Negotiable Pictures: - Unless you are a Upgraded member, or your last 10 iTrader feedbacks are positive, you must post a picture of the exact item you are selling...
  10. WTB: Alpine 3402 Parametric EQ

    Car Audio Classifieds
    Product Brand & Model: Alpine 3402 Parametric EQ Condition of all items: New or used. Total Price: : You tell me. Shipping Terms: : Flexible. Pictures: - Unless you are a Upgraded member, or your last 10 iTrader feedbacks are positive, you must post a picture of the exact item you...
  11. EQ app for subs? Subwoofer damage?

    Technical & Advanced Car Audio Discussion
    I know this is a car auido forum but this question pertains to a recent shelf system i have purchased. I have an app on my iphone called equalizer. It allows you to boost the bass up to 14db. Right when i recieved the shelf system of course i plug everything in, set the bass boost up to 14db and...
  12. PPI Collectors! Old School PPI Equipment-Some Black!

    Car Audio Classifieds
    I'm looking to move some of my old PPI equipment that has been sitting around gathering dust. There are some fairly rare pieces here including some in the original satin black finish that was used when the Art Series was first released. Product Brand & Model: 1- PPI A300.2 Art Series amp -...
  13. Equalizer settings to reduce vocals, increase music

    General Car Audio Discussion
    I have a kenwood x796 head unit, which has a 3 band parametric equalizer. I would like actual instruments and music to be more noticeable than vocals. My head unit has a mid adjust feature with bands at .5k, 1k, 1.5k, and 2.5k. It also has the q factor and level adjust. What are the best...
  14. PG 9.0:5 and Kenwood Digital EQ KGC-9044

    Car Audio Classifieds
    FS: PG 9.0:5 and Kenwood Digital EQ KGC-9044 Product Brand & Model: 1)Phoenix Gold Octane-R 9.0:5; 5-Channel Amplifier - Phoenix Gold R9.0:5 (octr905) Octane-R 9.0:5 5-Channel Amplifier RMS Power @ 4 ohms 50 watts x 4 chan. + 150 watts x 1 chan. RMS Power @ 2 ohms 75 watts x 4 chan. + 250...
  15. In-dash EQ or Bass processor?

    General Car Audio Discussion
    The bass knob that came with my Soundstream amp doesn't work, and they want $30 to ship me a new one. I figured I would just add a bass processor that had a sub-level dash knob, but reading around seems like I'm better off just adding an in-dash EQ that has sub level w/ crossover? I'm running...
  16. help level setting of DQS audiocontrol Need Advice

    Technical & Advanced Car Audio Discussion
    Hi everyone, I just purchased a NIB audiocontrol DQS and am having some trouble setting the input/output levels on the unit. If I go by the owners manual the levels seem set too high and produce a "hiss" in my speakers. eq in all flat positions. HU all flat positions. I have tried setting...
  17. Apline ERE-G180 eq/pre-amp/crossover

    Car Audio Classifieds
    Alpine ERE-G180 eq/pre-amp/crossover Product Brand & Model: Alpine ERE-G180 11 band eq Condition of all items: Excellent. Very few scratches, all lights work, sliders and knobs move smoothly, perfect working order. Total Price: :$160 USD. Would consider trade for nice 6.5" comps though...
  18. My Pioneer 80prs sounds horrible, need help tuning

    General Car Audio Discussion
    I am new here and new to tuning so I thank you in advance for your patience and your help. I have a 2004 4-runner (previously JBL system) and everything is professonally installed in factory locations. My setup: Pioneer Deh-80prs Hertz HSK165 (front doors) Hertz HCX 165 (rear doors) highs are...
  19. ZAPCO RH-16, SP7-SL, PSI-SL

    Car Audio Classifieds
    Product Brand & Model: ZAPCO RH-16 6.5" Component System ZAPCO SP7-SL EQ ZAPCO PSI-SL Power Supply Condition of all items: Used, Excellent Condition Total Price: : ZAPCO RH-16 6.5" Component System $220 Shipped ZAPCO SP7-SL EQ $200 Shipped ZAPCO PSI-SL Power Supply $75 Shipped...
  20. Eq hiss

    Technical & Advanced Car Audio Discussion
    Hey guys. I have a MA Audio 30eqx that hisses when powered up even though the gains are turned all the way down and there is nothing plugged into the inputs. I know it's not the amps because my eqt's don't do it when I hook them up or go straight into the amp from the head unit. I know MA Audio...
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