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  1. Would love some advice/assistance on complex new install

    Technical & Advanced Car Audio Discussion
    Hiya guys! Boy do I miss forums like this one. I used to spend a tonne of time on forums back in the day and the people I met we're all wonderful people. Am looking forward to many enlightening discussions with you :) I want to run by my install today with you and ask if anyone can see...
  2. Infinite Baffle: Forward or Rear Firing?

    General Car Audio Discussion
    Hey guys, Decided to join the IB club. i have a 15" Dayton HF that i plan to put in my car. i see most people pointing the woofer into the cabin but was wondering if there are any con's to pointing them towards the rear. i live in MN so i'm worried about snow or rain possible dripping down and...
  3. Custom Subwoofer Floor Build for trunk

    System Design: Help Me Choose Equipment For My Car
    So I want to be able to build a new floor for my trunk but be able to install my 2 10"subwoofers, capacitor and amp. I need a little help to as how I could possibly frame but keep enough space underneath for ventilation etc... How difficult would this build be, it's for my school projhect aswell...
  4. New Flat Rate USPS Damp Pro Build Pack

    (Second Skin)
    Check out the new sound deadening package offered by Second Skin Insulation…..customers have spoken and we have responded with a great new Damplifier Pro Build Pack that will ship to any state in the great USA for under $15 in 2-3 business days (Canada/Mexico is $47 & most anywhere else in the...
  5. sq subs?

    System Design: Help Me Choose Equipment For My Car
    Hello all, I am in the process of redoing my whole system right now, so far I have decided on everything except the sub. At the moment I am using a jbl w15gti mkii in a 4 cube ported box at 27 Hz, powered by a Zapco dc 1101. The gti is awesome, but I feel like if my entire front stage is being...
  6. Panny Tube Kenwood Emotional Zapco Soundmonitor

    Car Audio Classifieds
    Product Brand & Model: 1. PANASONIC CQ-TX5500W 2. PANASONIC CQ-VX55OO 3. KENWOOD K-WD01 4. ZAPCO C2K4.0X W/ SLB-T & SLB-R &SLX-2 5. ECLIPSE SOUNDMONITOR DTA-500X & ICD-500X 6. BUTLER TUBE AMP TD1500 Condition of all items: USED ZAPCO C2K4.0X HAS SOME SCRATCHES Total Price: : 1. 700 2. 400...
  7. Panny Tube and Sound Monitor

    Car Audio Classifieds
    Product Brand & Model: 1. Panasonic CQ-TX5500D 2. Panasonic CQ-VX5500KD 3. Eclipse Sound Monitor DTA-500X Condition of all items: 1. Used Light Scratches 2. Used Flawless 3. Used Minor Scratches on Body Total Price: : 1. 550 with remote shipped this Friday only 2. Sold 3. 1200 shipped this...
  8. Chimney port to 6x9 holes?

    Technical & Advanced Car Audio Discussion
    Hello again, sorry if this has already been discussed I tried searching but couldn't find any topics like this. I'm trying to get the most and lowest bass out of my 02 civic using 3 12" subs ported. My current idea to get the best transfer function possible, is have my 12" subs facing the rear...
  9. One component speaker distorted/bad sounding

    General Car Audio Discussion
    So I've had these JBL ms 52c component speakers hooked up in my car for a few months now and have worked and sounded great for all that time until out of nowhere one day, the tweeter on the passenger side sounded horrible. It sounds distorted, buzzy, fuzzy, and like it is being ripped as it...
  10. gear motor broken? plz help

    General Car Audio Discussion
    so I have kenwood kvt-516 Kenwood KVT-516 | eBay head unit... when it was comin out of my dash a while back I was leaning forward to grab something off the floor and nailed it as it was coming out and now every time that it folds down and goes back into the dash the motor gears make this awful...
  11. Oklahoma City SQ Geeks Weekly Get-Togethers

    12 Volt Events & Team DIYMA
    Meet up for Friday nights (mostly). Eat good food. Fiddle with knobs and sliders to mess up your tune afterwards. Sample gear that you've never heard before. Motivate year-long installs to get finished. Pics or it didn't happen.
  12. Focal Tbe damage

    Technical & Advanced Car Audio Discussion
    Hiya all I have a pair of Tbe tweeters for my car, one if them has 2 very small indents around the bowl of the tweeter. They're sort of based on the black surround but are definitely noticeable, even though slight, on the beryllium lip. There is no alteration or damage to the bowl of the...
  13. Help with my JL AUDIO System??

    General Car Audio Discussion
    Hi guys I have just bought a JL audio system for my car (Nissan Pulsar 2001 sedan) This is what I got installed: *JL C2600 splits (front) *JL C2600 (back) *JL Audio JL CP212-W0v2 - Twin 12" Subs *JL XD400/4 (for the speakers) *JL XD600/1(For the Subs) *JVC KR926bt (Head unit) The...
  14. Pioneer Avic N3

    General Car Audio Discussion
    Hello all!!! I'm new here and have a question. I have a 96 Audi A4 Quattro. It had a factory headunit, I believe it was the concert radio. This unit also to my surprise, had a stock 20 watt amp connected to the driver side rear speaker. I Purchased new door and rear speakers, brand Scosche Hd...
  15. Exact steps to deaden and seal front doors PLEASE!

    General Car Audio Discussion
    Hey all. I know there is a lot of info about this, but it's scattered. I'm looking for advice complete with pics/videos/extensive written details/links to products/tips'n'tricks, etc... How do I best deaden and seal my front doors? I do have Dynamat in there, but there is still a ton of...
  16. New system with good stuff. So so sound. Why?

    General Car Audio Discussion
    Dear fellow enthusiasts, I have what I feel is a pretty good system from a hardware standpoint. It was installed competently. But I find the sound fairly underwhelming. Here's what I have... Front coaxials: JL Audio C5-650 Rear coaxials: JL Audio C2-650 Subwoofer: JL Audio ProWedge W6V2 sealed...
  17. FS: Crystal Mobile Sound Components (SUPER CHEAP!)

    Car Audio Classifieds
    Product Brand & Model: Crystal Mobile Sounds CSC 60 components. Come with mids, tweeters, crossover and (not pictured...grill and plastic baffles). Condition of all items: These are used and are in great condition. Only thing to complain about is some leftover double sided tape on the...
  18. No sound from speakers with pxa-h100 and cda-117

    Technical & Advanced Car Audio Discussion
    Alright, so heres the deal folks... I have an Alpine CDA-117 and I recently hooked up the PXA-H100 to it. I switched the 3 switches on the bottom of the cd player to EXT AP, I have the yellow power cable directly connected to the battery and the black ground cable bolted down to bare metal...
  19. Pioneer Sound Build-Off Site is Live

    Industry Shop Talk
    Pioneer’s Car Electronics Department recently launched a new micro-site packed with photos and video from their fourth annual Pioneer Sound Build-Off competition held in La Quinta, Calif. Take a look: Pioneer USA - Home. The competition saw Cartronics of Santa Rosa, Calif., win the grand prize...
  20. FS: DLS OA10 Subwoofer x 2 Infinite Baffle or Ported

    Car Audio Classifieds
    150 OBO, please see my ebay auction for pictures. http://cgi.ebay.com/ws/eBayISAPI.dll?ViewItem&item=130302622430 This auction will not start until tomorrow night, so I am not sure if you will be able to see it. If you are interested please send me an email at g37dude at gmail dot com...
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