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  1. Lexus IS250 starting point, general info help!!!

    General Car Audio Discussion
    hey all ive been inactive for quite a bit, but im in a new car now and request some assistance from whomever! so i totaled my 3er last week and now im in an 09 Lexus is250 non mark levinson with nav. so i ripped my ms8 out before copart took it... i was looking to completely rip the old system...
  2. 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 **...
  3. Pink Noise in 7.1 Surround Sound

    Technical & Advanced Car Audio Discussion
    Does anyone know where I can find a High Quality Pink Noise in 7.1 Surround Sound? I have been trying to check and possibly tune my JBL MS8. With mono pink noise my results are different than with stereo pink noise. Mono pink noise most of the sound is coming from the center channel. With...
  4. Question on JBL MS8 Gains

    Technical & Advanced Car Audio Discussion
    After 2 months of installing, I finally got a chance to listen to my system and it sounds great! My question is where do I measure the RCA voltage (before or after the MS8)? Since my MS8 is mounted under my passenger seat it was easier to measure it at the amps. According to my Steve Meade...
  5. need an amp that accepts balanced differential inputs??

    General Car Audio Discussion
    hey all so im planning out my system in my bmw e90, so ive got a question for yall. my car apparently can only use amps that accept a balanced differential input, which obviously makes planning harder. if im going directly from the jbl ms8 to amps then onto the speakers, will i still need that...
  6. Tuning "Cheat Sheet" on the JBL MS8?

    General Car Audio Discussion
    I am almost finished with my install and wanted to see if anyone had a tuning "Cheat Sheet" on the JBL MS8? I am going full 7.1 surround sound with 2 Arc Audio 1200.6. 6 x 150w each amp (or I am running them in 4 x 150w & 1 x 600w each) 4" Two Way Components in the dash - Amp#1 Channels 1 & 2...
  7. Steps to tune a new full system with a JBL MS-8?

    Technical & Advanced Car Audio Discussion
    Steps to tune a new full system with a JBL MS-8? I am in the process of getting my first system in over 15 years installed! It is a full 7.1 system in my Lexus LX 470 (LandCruiser). I am assuming these are the steps that need to be taken in order? 1.) Fire up the MS-8 and set the MS8...
  8. Advice needed about front speakers in JBL MS-8 - 7.1 surround sound system

    Technical & Advanced Car Audio Discussion
    I would like some opinions on my current system. I am upgrading my stereo in 2001 Lexus LX 470 (almost the same as a Toyota LandCruiser). This is the last year model with a non-navigation Mark Levinson factory system with 3 ways in the front doors. I am replacing the headunit, amplifiers and...
  9. MS-8 Integration with New Amp & Speakers in Factory 2014 Fusion w/MFT

    Technical & Advanced Car Audio Discussion
    New to the forum, and copied some of this information from another member (DanMc85) since my setup is pretty similar. I'm looking for some help to properly setup my JBL MS-8 for integration into my 2014 Ford Fusion Titanium. I’ve thus far ran all new wiring, installed a new center speaker in...
  10. JBL MS-8 Crossover Settings? - Looking for Recommendations

    Technical & Advanced Car Audio Discussion
    Hi Guys, I am looking to properly setup my JBL MS-8 to the best of my ability. Sorry for my long first post, but wanted to provide as much info as I had available to me to get settings recommendations. I need to configure the crossover settings on my JBL MS-8 before doing the timing and...
  11. JBL MS8 Wiring harness

    General Car Audio Discussion
    1560-56216-01 - Speaker Input Harness (3Sixty.3) | Rockford Fosgate® I acquired a JBL MS8 and it only came with one of the wiring harnesses. After doing a search is looks like the plugs from the 360.3 are the same style connector. Anyone know if they will work or where to get MS8 plugs?
  12. 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...
  13. FS: JBL MS8, Tang Band W6, Morel MT22, & Free Usher Midrange

    Car Audio Classifieds
    Product Brand & Model: 1) Tang Band W6-1139SI x 2 2) Morel MT22 pair 3) Usher 9845C ~~~ Gone 4) JBL MS8 Condition of all items: 1) New never used 2) New never used 3) Used in great condition 4) New never used Total Price: : 1) $65 each shipped $120/pair 2) $180 shipped 3) ~~Gone~~ 4) $400...
  14. Ford Stink is rejecting my MS8

    Technical & Advanced Car Audio Discussion
    I need some audio immunosupressants. I know about the giant MS8 thread but this issue does not seem to fit exactly with those discussions... I installed an MS8 with my Ford Sony Stink (Sync) system, originally with the front 2-way inputs AND the rear 1-way inputs into the high level MS8 inputs...
  15. 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...
  16. Advice with ms8

    General Car Audio Discussion
    I'm doing my first ever install...so far I have a sub and the ms8 installed.. Next step is to install new front speakers .. I have a used set of polk sr 6500s I also have brand new mm6501s and used db6510... I had bought the mm's then found the sr's and DBS .I plan to run active since I have the...
  17. FS : (WA) BNIB JBL MS-8

    Car Audio Classifieds
    Product Brand & Model: JBL MS-8 Condition of all items: BNIB Total Price: : $410 Shipping Terms: : Shipped to the lower 48 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...
  18. FS: JBL MS8 BNIB

    Car Audio Classifieds
    Product Brand & Model: JBL MS8 DSP Condition of all items: Item is BNIB. Only taken out for photos. Never seen power. Total Price: : $450 obo Shipped (Conus Only) Shipping Terms: : Will send FedEx Express Saver and I pay shipping. (Conus Only) Pictures: - Unless you are a Upgraded...
  19. MS8 System Design Input Needed!

    Technical & Advanced Car Audio Discussion
    Okay, here's the deal. I'm spec'ing out the layout of my system for my car, and I've hit a question that I could use some input on. First, here's the gear I'll be running Alpine HU MS8 3-way fronts (Focal oem 6.5", Dayton Rs100 4", Vifa xt25 tweet,) 5.25" co-axial center (Hybrid Mirus M51)...
  20. Denon DCT-R1 black face and MS8 combo!!!

    Car Audio Classifieds
    Product Brand & Model: Denon DCT-R1 with the black face and MS8 Condition of all items: Denon is in near mint condition. I'll get better pics when I get home tomorrow morning. Iphone pics will have to do for now. The MS8 is near mint. No major wear and tear. I have the box and everything...
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