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Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 05-11-2010, 02:45 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,584
Posted By el_duderino
Oftentimes MP3 files sound poor, worst when they...

Oftentimes MP3 files sound poor, worst when they are made at low-bitrate settings. If you make your MP3s from CDs, you need to set the initial conversion to the highest setting or to Apple Lossless...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 05-10-2010, 09:55 PM
Replies: 380
Views: 93,794
Posted By el_duderino
If you have a HiFi-equipped X3, your HU has flat,...

If you have a HiFi-equipped X3, your HU has flat, unprocessed outputs to the HiFi amp. Why would you need a processor?

http://www.oeinterface.com/showthread.php?t=2
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 05-10-2010, 05:30 PM
Replies: 380
Views: 93,794
Posted By el_duderino
I'm not trying to anger you and I don't want your...

I'm not trying to anger you and I don't want your advice.

You're posting on a forum, so I asked you some questions. I was sincere about the comment that as a recording engineer, you should be a...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 05-09-2010, 09:36 PM
Replies: 380
Views: 93,794
Posted By el_duderino
Cool. I've also done two X3. Fortunately, the...

Cool. I've also done two X3. Fortunately, the audio architecture in the E9x, E82, X3, X5 E70, and E60 5-series are all pretty similar (the E60 is the weirdo of the bunch).



But like tires, you...
Forum: Car Navigation, Audio & Electronics sponsored by BimmerTech 04-10-2010, 11:08 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 729
Posted By el_duderino
BSW seems to be at a loss... if the 2010 Z4 base...

BSW seems to be at a loss... if the 2010 Z4 base audio is like the 2010 1-series, 3-series, and X5, you have crappy 6" woofers underseat and 4 mids in the door, no tweeters, in parallel on deck...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 03-28-2010, 10:31 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 10,955
Posted By el_duderino
Logic 7 isn't fully active. It has 9 amp...

Logic 7 isn't fully active. It has 9 amp channels.

HiFi (the 2006-2009 non-Logic 7 system for the US) was pretty good, but starting in 2010 you can't get HiFi except in an M3, I hear - base audio...
Forum: Car Navigation, Audio & Electronics sponsored by BimmerTech 03-28-2010, 10:28 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 950
Posted By el_duderino
Pretty sure he answered it in another venue...

Pretty sure he answered it in another venue...
Forum: Car Navigation, Audio & Electronics sponsored by BimmerTech 02-13-2010, 05:51 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 4,498
Posted By el_duderino
They are nice for mid fi.

They are nice for mid fi.
Forum: Car Navigation, Audio & Electronics sponsored by BimmerTech 02-09-2010, 01:08 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 15,002
Posted By el_duderino
Since the E60 non-Logic 7 amp only drives the...

Since the E60 non-Logic 7 amp only drives the subs, this will be interesting :)
Forum: Car Navigation, Audio & Electronics sponsored by BimmerTech 02-08-2010, 12:51 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 11,270
Posted By el_duderino
Panels re-assembled: ...

Panels re-assembled:
http://farm5.static.flickr.com/4044/4335142236_6ac66d83a2.jpg

http://farm3.static.flickr.com/2688/4334406469_ae4cd9066a.jpg
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Forum: Car Navigation, Audio & Electronics sponsored by BimmerTech 02-08-2010, 12:50 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 11,270
Posted By el_duderino
E70 X5 base audio upgrade (image-intensive)

Just did a 2010 X5 E70 audio upgrade, and I'd like to share the results of my analysis.

The goal was overall musicality and invisible, usable installation.

The attached PDFs are screenshots...
Forum: Car Navigation, Audio & Electronics sponsored by BimmerTech 12-10-2009, 02:17 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 690
Posted By el_duderino
For the price, hard to beat these: ...

For the price, hard to beat these:

http://www.madisound.com/catalog/product_info.php?cPath=45_228_254&products_id=8347
Forum: Car Navigation, Audio & Electronics sponsored by BimmerTech 12-06-2009, 08:23 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 6,700
Posted By el_duderino
Pics of what? The OE grilles? The fiberglass sub...

Pics of what? The OE grilles? The fiberglass sub box? That will be in January.

I've upgraded the E60 before.
Forum: Car Navigation, Audio & Electronics sponsored by BimmerTech 12-05-2009, 09:01 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 6,700
Posted By el_duderino
So as it turns out, I have to make a new rear...

So as it turns out, I have to make a new rear cable for my L-R difference generation.

I've tuned the system by RTA and then by ear.

I've delayed each speaker's signal in time to synchronize...
Forum: Car Navigation, Audio & Electronics sponsored by BimmerTech 12-05-2009, 08:57 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 6,700
Posted By el_duderino
http://farm3.static.flickr.com/2531/4124174118_4ef...

http://farm3.static.flickr.com/2531/4124174118_4eff0bd53d.jpg

http://farm3.static.flickr.com/2742/4123405465_a7842d3f1c.jpg

http://farm3.static.flickr.com/2740/4123405547_640f7aaed3.jpg

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Forum: Car Navigation, Audio & Electronics sponsored by BimmerTech 12-05-2009, 08:57 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 6,700
Posted By el_duderino
The DC650 is bolted in, and can be removed for...

The DC650 is bolted in, and can be removed for service. Then the DC200 and DC500 lift out in a rack with nylon grab straps.

http://farm3.static.flickr.com/2486/4124173772_3d4f71c2e0.jpg
...
Forum: Car Navigation, Audio & Electronics sponsored by BimmerTech 12-05-2009, 08:56 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 6,700
Posted By el_duderino
In the back doors are Morel Integra Ovation 4. I...

In the back doors are Morel Integra Ovation 4. I love these as a coaxial, and I know that I probably could have just used a mid since I wil be bandpassing the rears as part of my rear-speaker...
Forum: Car Navigation, Audio & Electronics sponsored by BimmerTech 12-05-2009, 08:55 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 6,700
Posted By el_duderino
This disconnect allows the door panel to be...

This disconnect allows the door panel to be removed by a mechanic:

http://farm3.static.flickr.com/2498/4124179338_68871efb9b.jpg

The car has shallow 8" enclosures underseat. These locations are...
Forum: Car Navigation, Audio & Electronics sponsored by BimmerTech 12-05-2009, 08:55 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 6,700
Posted By el_duderino
The front doors have tweeters in the sail, in a...

The front doors have tweeters in the sail, in a sort of waveguide behind a wire mesh grille. The grille has black cheesecloth AND a thick foam sheet in it - I took the foam sheet out and left only...
Forum: Car Navigation, Audio & Electronics sponsored by BimmerTech 12-05-2009, 08:55 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 6,700
Posted By el_duderino
E91 audio upgrade

So, my car is an E91 with iDrive, the system is an OE upgrade, SQ oriented, stock appearance, demo worthy for sound, not show.

I've done plenty for clients, finally needed to do mine. Had good...
Forum: Car Navigation, Audio & Electronics sponsored by BimmerTech 11-21-2009, 11:18 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 5,430
Posted By el_duderino
If you have rear deck speakers, you must have...

If you have rear deck speakers, you must have Logic 7. I would not replace that speaker with anything else, and I strongly suspect that it's a PITA to replace (however, i have never done it). I...
Forum: Car Navigation, Audio & Electronics sponsored by BimmerTech 11-09-2009, 12:54 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 4,563
Posted By el_duderino
This guy...

This guy (http://www.e90post.com/forums/showthread.php?t=319976) had ASSIST too... check it out.
Forum: Car Navigation, Audio & Electronics sponsored by BimmerTech 11-07-2009, 10:06 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,061
Posted By el_duderino
You are already getting some assistance from Tom...

You are already getting some assistance from Tom at 12V on another forum.

The factory location in your car won't take a HAT 3 or 4 without mod. There is no known speaker set to upgrade your car...
Forum: Car Navigation, Audio & Electronics sponsored by BimmerTech 11-03-2009, 07:40 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 5,945
Posted By el_duderino
I've been reading English for almost 40 years and...

I've been reading English for almost 40 years and I have no clue what you are trying to say.

Slip stream is not an installation term.

The wiring for an E60 in 05 and 04 should be the same if...
Forum: Car Navigation, Audio & Electronics sponsored by BimmerTech 10-31-2009, 03:44 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,578
Posted By el_duderino
But the CS is specifically NOT needed in this...

But the CS is specifically NOT needed in this case. If you are keeping the OE speakers (which I still advise against) JL specifically recommends against a CS on their website.

The car has flat...
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