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  1. Need help with a harsh sounding 3 Way! Not sure what to focus on fixing.

    Technical & Advanced Car Audio Discussion
    Hi guys, im in need of some help tuning my system. This is my first attempt at tuning a 3 way and im having a hard time getting it to sound good. Everything looks good when i measure, but it keeps sounding quite harsh and shouty. Hopefully someone will be able to give me some ideas to try to...
  2. Why is my system harsh even with a good REW reading? I am out of ideas, please help.

    Technical & Advanced Car Audio Discussion
    I have done SO many things to improve sound quality in my system (ie just recently upgraded all speakers) and am still not satisfied with a few aspects of it. The worst problem (first I'd like to tackle) is that I can't get the volume past a certain point because it starts getting really harsh...
  3. Harsh, Trebly sound - what's causing it?

    General Car Audio Discussion
    Hi, I am a complete noob and put together this car stereo system and ended up with a system that sounds terrible. It is harsh and has too much treble. Adjusting the EQ can help, but even then you can't turn it up too much without it becoming painful. The sony receiver has a weird DM button which...
  4. perhaps these focal tweeters will sound better on the exterior side of the door?!

    Technical & Advanced Car Audio Discussion
    I've just about had it with these tweeters but first I was hoping I could ask for somebodys' opinion/advice/suggestion. I drive a toyota matrix with: kenwood kdc-c994 audio control eqs 6 channel boston gt-50 5 channel amp focal 130 vrs (frequency response: 80-28,000 Hz) focal 130 ca1 focal SB...