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Forum: Car Navigation, Audio & Electronics sponsored by BimmerTech 02-05-2014, 11:38 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 960
Posted By aspen
Hey mate, dont worry my power comes from the...

Hey mate, dont worry my power comes from the battery directly. the rem out is coming from the OEM harnes via an autoleads SOT adapter. Oh and the 5v regulator has actually helped a lot!

however,...
Forum: Car Navigation, Audio & Electronics sponsored by BimmerTech 01-14-2014, 01:09 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 960
Posted By aspen
Actually I just ordered a 5v voltage regulator to...

Actually I just ordered a 5v voltage regulator to put inline on the remote wire.
Although surely the pop is the headunit turning on and off quickly and the ms8 staying on?
The ms8 is powering all...
Forum: Car Navigation, Audio & Electronics sponsored by BimmerTech 01-14-2014, 12:38 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 960
Posted By aspen
This seems to be an issue with the ms8 and bmw...

This seems to be an issue with the ms8 and bmw stop
Start technology.

I have an idea, what about a small capacitor between the rem in on the jbl and the pin 13 on the quadlock?

Any...
Forum: Car Navigation, Audio & Electronics sponsored by BimmerTech 01-13-2014, 03:30 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 960
Posted By aspen
Or Sorry about this technic, what if I put...

Or

Sorry about this technic, what if I put the relay next to the amp, taking clean 12v straight from the battery, and using the already run cable to
Bring the pin 13 signal to the relay.
...
Forum: Car Navigation, Audio & Electronics sponsored by BimmerTech 01-13-2014, 03:28 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 960
Posted By aspen
Hmm, this makes sense. I'm using a 12v...

Hmm, this makes sense.

I'm using a 12v relay taking its signal from pin 13 on the quadlock connector. Then perm live and earth from the quad as well, then just feeding the output straight to the...
Forum: Car Navigation, Audio & Electronics sponsored by BimmerTech 01-13-2014, 02:38 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 960
Posted By aspen
Question F10 stop/start speaker pop

Installed the MS8 and have been driving with amazing music ever since. So 2 days.
One issue is the auto stop start function on my car.

If I come to a stop, the engine stops and no issue if I'm...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 01-12-2014, 09:01 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 179
Posted By aspen
Anyone know the size?

Hi guys

Can anyone tell me the size of the space in the boot where everyone puts there MS8 or JL XD amps please?

Basically, will an infinity 5350A fit?

Any help greatly appreciated. :)
Forum: Car Navigation, Audio & Electronics sponsored by BimmerTech 01-02-2014, 11:33 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 317
Posted By aspen
It fits! Loads of room. :)

It fits!

Loads of room. :)
Forum: Car Navigation, Audio & Electronics sponsored by BimmerTech 01-01-2014, 02:50 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 317
Posted By aspen
Potential new ms-8 location?

I've been digging about and I previously had my pxe h650 mounted above the glove box in my F10. All I did was remove the black domed blank from the glove box, which opens up the cavity space...
Forum: Car Navigation, Audio & Electronics sponsored by BimmerTech 12-27-2013, 06:53 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 273
Posted By aspen
Male pin part number

Does anyone know the part number for the pins which go in the female plug if you want to make a jumper plug for the under seat subwoofer plug?

I'm struggling to find it on real oem :-/
Forum: Car Navigation, Audio & Electronics sponsored by BimmerTech 12-20-2013, 02:57 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 622
Posted By aspen
Interesting discovery in my car. I've removed the...

Interesting discovery in my car. I've removed the centre speaker mesh grill on the dash to run a wire there ready for the new amp, and the mesh cover is a fake!

Molded mesh with no actual way for...
Forum: Car Navigation, Audio & Electronics sponsored by BimmerTech 12-19-2013, 01:32 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 622
Posted By aspen
Hi technic thanks for getting back, I see, is the...

Hi technic thanks for getting back, I see, is the champ 2 head unit rating stated in max then not RMS? So basically I'm comparing apples with oranges?
Forum: Car Navigation, Audio & Electronics sponsored by BimmerTech 12-19-2013, 12:34 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 622
Posted By aspen
Technics may know the answer ;)

I'm moving this round in my F10 sedan.
6 speaker base UK spec headunit / high level outs.

I've taken out the alpine pxe h650 and JBL 5ch amp
My plan is to fit a MS8 to dsp and power the...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 03-08-2013, 11:48 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 922
Posted By aspen
Hi guys. I thought that, but this is what...

Hi guys.

I thought that, but this is what we uncovered (by the way there is a retrofit on the way for the f10/11).

This is the recode to hifi not top Dirac it's called professional speaker...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 03-08-2013, 11:29 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 922
Posted By aspen
Hi guys. I thought that, but this is what...

Hi guys.

I thought that, but this is what we uncovered (by the way there is a retrofit on the way for the f10/11).

This is the recode to hifi not top Dirac it's called professional speaker...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 03-08-2013, 01:57 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 922
Posted By aspen
F10 Head unit recode to HIFI at BMW

I asked if it can be done, and it has been done!

cost is 176.00 incl VAT
Forum: Car Navigation, Audio & Electronics sponsored by BimmerTech 03-05-2013, 01:11 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,971
Posted By aspen
so here are the readings.

so here are the readings.
Forum: Car Navigation, Audio & Electronics sponsored by BimmerTech 03-01-2013, 11:28 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,971
Posted By aspen
I definitely think there is some bad EQ curve on...

I definitely think there is some bad EQ curve on the base output.

Question is, JL cleansweep or BIT Ten?

Answers on a postcard. :rofl:
Forum: BMW Coding and Programming 02-25-2013, 11:41 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 508
Posted By aspen
F10 business advanced base stereo recode

I desperately need flat outputs from my headunit, and instead of buying a BIT Ten, surely recoding it to HIFI would give me low level flat EQ outs?

Thing is, all i have read is that it cant be...
Forum: Car Navigation, Audio & Electronics sponsored by BimmerTech 02-09-2013, 11:49 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,971
Posted By aspen
All installed, Just need to mess with the...

All installed,

Just need to mess with the crossover settings a bit.

Focal's need to be around 105 (from the manufacturers recommendations)
But what should I set the underseat subs too?...
Forum: Car Navigation, Audio & Electronics sponsored by BimmerTech 02-02-2013, 07:08 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,971
Posted By aspen
Thanks Technic, I am waiting for my car to...

Thanks Technic,

I am waiting for my car to come back from BMW with it's new wheels that don't vibrate on the motorway.

then it's amplifier install time!!

I am a little unsure whether to...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 01-30-2013, 11:33 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 957
Posted By aspen
No it's really hard to find anywhere that does...

No it's really hard to find anywhere that does that in the UK.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 01-30-2013, 01:26 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 957
Posted By aspen
Oh, we'll now my moment of joy is smashed :( ...

Oh, we'll now my moment of joy is smashed :(

They did say they'd keep looking if that didn't fix it though. God I hope that fixes it.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 01-30-2013, 01:14 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 957
Posted By aspen
Huge update!!! So I took the car back,...

Huge update!!!

So I took the car back, explained I used to be a helicopter engineer and know a bit about rotational vibration. And if the polish mechanic tried to fob me off again they could keep...
Forum: Car Navigation, Audio & Electronics sponsored by BimmerTech 01-27-2013, 08:41 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,971
Posted By aspen
Just installed the focal vrs and new tweet...

Just installed the focal vrs and new tweet housings in the front.

what a difference in staging and clarity, and thanks technic -3db on the crossover was perfect.

Can't wait to see what the amp...
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