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  1. JBL MS-8 Camaro6 Installation

    General Car Audio Discussion
    I am looking to install a JBL MS-8 into my 2017 Camaro. My model does not have any amplifier in the trunk like many do, so I'm having trouble determining the best location to tap into the speaker wires. I'm thinking of trying to access each speaker individually and extending the speaker wire to...
  2. quickaudi07 - JBL MS-8

    Sales Feedback Forum
    Quick and smooth transaction. Shipped fast, Packed well and exactly as described. Thanks man!
  3. JBL MS-8 display unit from the inside

    Technical & Advanced Car Audio Discussion
    Hello all, I would like to ask for your help regarding JBL's MS-8 display unit. I wanted to connect a cable directly to the PCB of the display unit, and accidentally broke and lost one of the tiny electrical parts inside (transistor/diode). Attached a picture of my display unit, in which the...
  4. JBL MS-8 - All Seating Setting vs Front Seating Setting?

    Technical & Advanced Car Audio Discussion
    I am trying to squeeze the last bit of performance out of my MS8. So last night I spent about a hour listening to songs while quickly switching from All Seats to Front Seats settings. The only thing that I have ever read was that Gary Biggs used the front seat setting. I assumed this was...
  5. WTB MS-8 in good working condition

    Car Audio Classifieds
    Make me an fair offer if you have one available. Really only need main unit but I'll take a complete one of course. Thanks! ** DO NOT DELETE ANYTHING BELOW THIS LINE OR THREAD WILL BE DELETED **...
  6. A crazy man guide of stumbling through the JBL MS-8

    Technical & Advanced Car Audio Discussion
    After too many experiments over an extended period of time, my system finally sounds like the musicians are on the hood. So I wanted to pass along a cheat sheet in case it helps someone in the future. All this information is probably available in other places but, either I didn’t understand...
  7. Is Rear Fill (and center channel) helpful or hurtful in a car?

    Technical & Advanced Car Audio Discussion
    I would like to start a thread about the discussion of rear fill and center channels in car audio system. I know a lot of people say rear fill and center channel are unnecessary or detrimental to their sound stage. I for one love Rear Fill when it is done right especially with a surround sound...
  8. Lexus LX 470 (LandCruiser) finally finished!!!

    Build Logs & Project Install Gallery
    Are you all ready for something a little different? I wanted an off-road capable truck with a low range 4x4, that is easy to work on and all terrain tires. I wanted to be able to haul a large trailer and/or boat. I also wanted it to drive like a car & to be able to haul up to 8 people in...
  9. Help me Choose a Car!

    System Design: Help Me Choose Equipment For My Car
    I will soon be looking for a new car. The car that I want is not being sold in the USA anytime soon (Volkswagen Passat TDI diesel) I wanted to see if anyone had any ideas of a car that has a din (or double din) stereo is easy to upgrade and good speaker placements? I want to put 3 Ways in...
  10. JBL MS-8 calibration help

    General Car Audio Discussion
    Hello everyone. Now, before everyone rolls their eyes for another MS-8 thread, I'd like to mention that I have done tons and TONS of reading on this thing over the past 6+ months including almost everything Andy from JBL (at the time), and others said about it in the FAQ thread. Creating...
  11. Is there an Ultimate Car Audio Processor

    General Car Audio Discussion
    Is there an Ultimate Car Audio Processor? When it comes to this form and others, people really like enjoy; Helix DSP (Pro), RF 3.Sixty.3, Bit One and Alpine H800. My question is. Is there a single processor that is a step above all of these in every direction. Rather it is program level, eq...
  12. FS: ARC AUDIO, HYBRID AUDIO, JBL MS-8,

    Car Audio Classifieds
    Product Brand & Model: ARC AUDIO SE 2300 Hybrid Audio L4SE JBL-MS-8 Condition of all items: All used but great working order with minor cosmetic scratches. I did my best to show scratches in pictures. JBL MS-8 has protective film still on never removed. Total Price: : Arc Audio SE - $700...
  13. Build log-SQ in 2007 SATURN AURA

    Build Logs & Project Install Gallery
    Ever since i heard the factory sound system in my car, i have been aching to upgrade. factory speakers sound so awful that i get ear fatigue within 5 minutes. I went to Car Toys and Bico stereo to shop for everything. After listening to Boston, JL, Focal and others, and decided on Focal...
  14. JBL MS-8 setup question

    System Design: Help Me Choose Equipment For My Car
    My car currently has the following factory system: BMW F10 LCI 5 series 6 speakers base system - 2 underseat woofers - 2 front door 4 inch speakers - 2 rear shelf 4 inch speakers The equipment I have bought so far: JBL MS-8 JL Audio xd 400/4 amp MB quart qm200.3 package - 2 woofer that fit in...
  15. help with JBL MS-8 setup

    General Car Audio Discussion
    Hi all I have hyundai I30 and im using its OEM head unit. I connected it to the MS-8 via the hige level input. from there the MS-8 its Connecting to a 4 channel Amplifier, and from the amp to 4 speakers. I have Morel tempo 6.5 component speakers in the front with their crossover. In the rear i...
  16. 2012 Toyota Prius V

    System Design: Help Me Choose Equipment For My Car
    So I'm pretty much a complete newbie to the world of setting up DIY audio. With that being said, I may need some help/advice. I just purchased a 2012 Prius V and plan on dynapadding the doors for sound dampening, as well as a change to quieter tires. But, I also want to upgrade the sound system...
  17. Help with basic SQ system for FJ Cruiser

    System Design: Help Me Choose Equipment For My Car
    hello, I've had decent quality systems in my cars since the A/D/S powerplate amp days in the 1980's...and have used countless brands over the years (from boston, JL, Focal, to CDT) etc. I just sold a Toyota FJ cruiser that had some JL 6.5" components in the front doors (tweeters in the A...
  18. JBL MS-* Noise issues (2013 Ford Fusion OEM integration)

    Technical & Advanced Car Audio Discussion
    I have recently installed a JBL MS-8 processor, after having read many of the reviews and several threads on this very forum. My goal was to bump up the factory output level, fix up the sound stage, and add a subwoofer to the system. To be clear, I wanted to both improve the quality and the...
  19. Complete Car Audio Installation - Need Help

    General Car Audio Discussion
    Hi, I'm lucky to have come across DIY as this is where I've learnt a lot about what's out there in the car audio space in the U.S. (I was an absolute novice before, and I still kinda am!). I've come down to a list with what I'll be purchasing in a few days, but am yet to finalize on quite a...
  20. Honda Ridgeline Speaker Upgrade Using Car-Speaker-Adapters.com adapters

    General Car Audio Discussion
    Hi everyone, I'm new to the DIYMA, but I've learned a lot here already thanks to the many contributors. I thought I'd give a little back to the group, even though it's pretty basic. Some background on my latest project: I finally decided to upgrade my 2006 Ridgeline's sound system (after...
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